Cortez

Machete-wielding man gets 4 years

A father of five was ordered to serve four years in prison last week in connection to terrorizing a Cortez neighborhood with a machete during the summer. Walter Marquez, 36, of Cortez was sentenced...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two firms launch toy drive

Two Main Street businesses in Cortez have partnered to spearhead a holiday toy drive to show their appreciation for the community that supports them. Blondie’s Trophy Room, a restaurant and bar,...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sewer rates raising a stink?

The cost to flush a toilet at City Hall could be four times higher than at a home less than a half-block away if the Cortez Sanitation District approves new sewer rates next week. Cortez City...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Warmer weather expected Thursday

A winter storm dropped several inches of snow in the Cortez area this weekend, adding to the holiday atmosphere Saturday night at the annual Four Corners Board of Realtors Parade of Lights on Main...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Chimney fires reported as burning season heats up

No major damage or injuries were reported after two reported chimney fires this week. The Cortez Fire Protection District was dispatched to its second chimney fire this week on Thursday, Dec. 5,...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Warmer weather expected Thursday

A winter storm dropped several inches of snow in the Cortez area this weekend, adding to the holiday atmosphere Saturday night at the annual Four Corners Board of Realtors Parade of Lights on Main...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Warmer weather expected Friday

A winter storm dropped several inches of snow in the Cortez area this weekend, adding to the holiday atmosphere Saturday night at the annual Four Corners Board of Realtors Parade of Lights on Main...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Wind, snow create white-out conditions in Four Corners

A winter storm dumped several inches of snow on the Four Corners area on Wednesday, causing white-out conditions and dropping temperatures to less than 20 degrees. A winter weather advisory ended...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Wind, snow create white-out conditions in Four Corners

A winter storm dumped several inches of snow on the Four Corners area on Wednesday, causing white-out conditions and dropping temperatures to less than 20 degrees. A winter weather advisory ended...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Wind, snow create white-out conditions in Four Corners

A winter storm dumped several inches of snow on the Four Corners area on Wednesday, causing white-out conditions and dropping temperatures to less than 20 degrees. A winter weather advisory ended...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rebate available for Business Saturday

Some three-dozen Cortez area businesses have partnered with American Express this year for Small Business Saturday. Celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, the program offers...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Alleged arsonist plans to take polygraph test

Dressed in all black, James Alexander waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday on arson charges. Alexander, 20, of Cortez was charged in September with three counts of arson in...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News