Cortez

Windsync keeps audiences entranced and entertained

The woodwind quintet WindSync, a young ensemble that mixes familiar classical music and lighter tunes with a captivating stage presence, performed on Friday, Feb. 9, at the Montezuma-Cortez High...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Mancos AgrAbility workshop helps farmers get a grip

At their annual workshop in Montezuma County on Thursday, members of the Colorado AgrAbility Project attempted to help local farmers with physical limitations get a better grip on their business....

DATE: Feb. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Housing Authority loses bid for grant to restore Calkins building

The Montezuma County Housing Authority’s application for a grant to restore the Calkins building was denied because of confusion about who owns the property, Linda Towle told city staff on...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Resources names 2017 project of the year

On Thursday, the charitable group Mancos Valley Resources presented its annual Sponsored Project of the Year award to local nonprofit Pay It Forward. Pay It Forward, one of about 15 nonprofits...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores School Board holds annual day-long retreat

The Dolores School Board held its annual retreat at the Dolores Public Library on Tuesday afternoon. Randy Black, Colorado Association of School Boards director of member relations, led the...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez planning and zoning considers allowing larger home additions

In its meeting on Tuesday, the Cortez planning and zoning commission discussed a possible land use code change that could give residents more affordable housing options. Right now the city code...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Conquistador Golf Course open this weekend

It may still be winter in Cortez, but the city plans to open the Conquistador course this weekend for some early rounds of golf. On Wednesday, the course’s resident golf professional, announced the...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

CMS seeks community volunteers for mock trial

Eighth-graders at Cortez Middle School will hold mock trials at the Montezuma County Combined Courthouse on March 8 and 12 to cap a study of genocide. The classes, led by eighth-grade language arts...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sheriff Blotter

Tuesday, Jan. 30 4 p.m. : A man was issued a summons at Dolores High School, 1301 Central Ave., Dolores, on suspicion of harassment after a juvenile reported that he had yelled profanities at him,...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: For the record

Colorado Legislature could address nursing shortage

Southwest Colorado Community College could help alleviate a nursing shortage if the Colorado Legislature approves a law this spring that would grant community colleges the ability to offer...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Community Calendar

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DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living