Leadership Montezuma turns 21

For The Journal Continuing its 21-year legacy, Leadership Montezuma launched the 2015-2016 class year as 18 new people joined in the retreat at The Colorado Welcome Center in Cortez. Leadership...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Community Calendar

Email announcements to 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: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar

Story showed what sports should be

What an inspiring story (“Team gives opponent a TD to remember,” Journal, Sept. 18.) This illustrates exactly what high school sport events should be. There is more to life than only the score on...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

The life-expectancy gap is becoming a problem

WASHINGTON – And now comes the life-expectancy gap. It may change the national conversation over Social Security and an aging society – for the worse. We all know that America is aging, but...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Sage grouse

When the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service raises the specter of listing a species as threatened or endangered, it gets a lot of attention. Such designations carry with them implications for how...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Watch ‘Pandora’s Promise’ to see future

Twitter and Facebook litter and waste our reason to extinction. Go ahead. Google it. Find out what you already know about climate change. We may as well be driving off a cliff, no seatbelts, and...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

City seeks grant for School to Farm at Mesa

The Montezuma School to Farm Project is hoping to grow again with the addition of a garden at Mesa Elementary in Cortez, pending approval from the state for a Great Outdoors Colorado Grant. If...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Journal's new website has arrived

To Our Readers,The Cortez Journal on Friday night launched its new website and social media sites as part of its consolidation of The Cortez Journal, Dolores Star and Mancos Times. The...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

BLM scrutiny of county galls commissioners

Montezuma County officials are pushing back after being presented a preliminary BLM map that includes the county in a proposed master leasing plan for oil-and-gas development. During a tense...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Balloons over Mancos

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

City audit shows strong 2014 finances

The city of Cortez got a clean bill of financial health, according to a recently completed audit. The audit, conducted by Englewood-based CPA firm, Holscher, Mayberry and Co. analyzed the city’s...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rudosky misses tourney as golf season wraps up

Cristoffer Rudosky was in a tight spot entering the 17th hole during the Class 4 Western Regional Tournament on Tuesday. Checking the live updates, he and head coach Micah Rudosky believed him to...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus