Cortez

Court upholds murder conviction

A judge has denied a defense motion to set aside the murder conviction in the shooting death of Cortez attorney Richard Luhman. Serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole, Aric...

DATE: May 13, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Suspect ID'd in car chase

A Florida man wanted in connection with the disappearance of his niece has been identified as the driver who died after a high-speed pursuit on Monday. Lt. Kyle Lincoln, of the San Juan County...

DATE: May 13, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Authorities ID suspect in car chase

A Florida man wanted in connection with the disappearance of his niece has been identified as the driver who died after a high-speed pursuit on Monday. Lt. Kyle Lincoln, of the San Juan County...

DATE: May 12, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos couple open ice cream, chocolate shop

Just in time for the heat of summer, a new artisan ice cream and chocolate shop has opened its doors in downtown Cortez. The brand-new Moose & More, located next to the Sunflower Theatre on Main...

DATE: May 12, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - Living

Council to discuss non-motorized boating

Wish you could launch your kayak or paddle boat in town? The Cortez Parks and Recreation Department is trying to make that possible at the new Geer Natural Area and Denny Lake Park, which already...

DATE: May 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Integrated Health wins $500K grant

Cortez Integrated Health, a major provider of primary, pediatric and mental health care in Montezuma County, was recently awarded $541,667 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to...

DATE: May 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ice cream, chocolate shop opens

Just in time for the heat of summer, a new artisan ice cream and chocolate shop has opened its doors in downtown Cortez. The brand-new Moose & More, located next to the Sunflower Theatre on Main...

DATE: May 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

GED program a springboard to college

For 23-year-old Moses Duran, Unlimited Learning Center in Cortez was more than just a school, it was a lifesaver. He came to the GED center at the age of 15 with an eighth-grade education and a...

DATE: April 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Education

Council OKs pot permit

An Ouray County-based retail marijuana brand with an expanding Western Slope presence was granted approval on Tuesday night to set up shop in Cortez, making it the fifth shop to obtain a license in...

DATE: April 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Four tribes walking together for diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic and widespread disease that affects roughly 21.9 million Americans and costs an estimated $245 billion to treat annually, and Montezuma County has the seventh-highest rate of...

DATE: April 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

A rare sight

A rare California condor from near Grand Canyon National Park that was "missing and feared dead" was photographed Thursday northwest of Mancos by seasonal park ranger Franz Carver. Carver, who...

DATE: April 22, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Automatic water meters coming to Cortez

Funding is in place for the City of Cortez to embark on a $1.2 million replacement of more than 3,000 manually read water meters with automated meters. Mayor Karen Sheek and City Council approved...

DATE: April 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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