Cortez

Eddie Turner and the Trouble Twins Performing in Cortez

Eddie Turner and the Trouble Twins, which play a blend of rock, voodoo blues and R&B peppered with African rhythms, perform Friday, Nov. 13, at the Sunflower Theatre, 7 p.m., Main and Market...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Are Re-1 schools safe? ‘You bet,’ says police chief

What is the worst-case scenario for local school safety? “An active shooter in one of our schools is my worst fear,” said Cortez Police Chief Roy Lane. “It keeps me up at nights.” “I would echo...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Education

Bond lowered for suspect in vehicular homicide case

Despite receiving a bond reduction last week, a Utah woman charged with vehicular homicide remained in custody on Monday. At a hearing last week, court-appointed attorney Katie Whitney...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Business Briefs

Bealls will be open Thanksgiving, Black Friday National retailer Stage Stores, which operates Bealls department stores, announced that its 850 stores will be open on Thanksgiving from 2 p.m. to 1...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Vietnam Wall getting a face with a name

When completed, a new education center will put a face to each of the 58,307 names inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. “I think Eddie would be all for it,” said...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Samoa-Cortez scam ends in plea deal

A Utah man agreed to a plea deal last week, admitting that he spearheaded an international scam that bilked Montezuma County residents out of about $60,000. Appearing before Chief District Court...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

A rockin’ ‘Rokerthon’

Long before the sun came up over the Four Corners Monument on Monday, about 1,000 people from Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona and Utah huddled in the cold for their chance at a few seconds of camera...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bulldogs romp in 48-6 victory over West Grand

Spencer Gatlin hounded the West Grand Mustangs all afternoon. He finished with seven total tackles, but even when he wasn’t making the tackle, he was making the play. The 6-foot-3, 260-pound senior...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Strip mall in eastern Cortez growing

Although it hasn’t been completed, a commercial building going up on a parcel on the east end of Cortez is netting a lot of interest from prospective tenants, developers say. “I just put the sign...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Daughter takes helm at updated Elm Street Tavern

As a child of a Cortez restaurateur, Breezy Obletz says she never felt she’d follow in her parent’s path.Her father, Paul, has owned the Main Street bar and restaurant Elm Street Tavern — formerly...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Community Calendar

Email announcements to news@the-journal.com and include “Community Calendar” in the subject field. Items submitted less than two weeks in advance will be less likely to be published. Entries and...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar

Wolf Creek gets 20 inches of snow

DATE: Nov. 6, 2015 | CATEGORY: More Sports

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