Cortez

Hampton Inn to open in May

The first new hotel built in Cortez in 20 years is set to open May 29, just in time for the tourism season, according to Hilton/Hampton Inn officials. The 38,000-square-foot, 74-guest-room...

DATE: April 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Cannabis seed giveaway draws a crowd

A marijuana seed giveaway attracted more than 200 people March 21 at the Cortez Welcome Center. Lu Nettleton, of the Colorado Plateau Growers Association, organized the event. He reported giving...

DATE: April 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez man pleads guilty in child porn investigation

A Cortez man has pleaded guilty in connection to a federal undercover child pornography investigation. Lloyd Keith, 59, of Cortez pleaded guilty last month to a felony count of sexual exploitation...

DATE: April 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ertel strives to deal with rise in cremations

Like many others, the funeral industry is undergoing a sea change as consumer demands have shifted with the times. People not only have less money to spend on a funeral in a post-recession economy...

DATE: April 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Ertel strives to deal with rise in cremations

Like many others, the funeral industry is undergoing a sea change as consumer demands have shifted with the times. People not only have less money to spend on a funeral in a post-recession economy...

DATE: March 31, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Ertel strives to deal with rise in cremations

Like many others, the funeral industry is undergoing a sea change as consumer demands have shifted with the times. People not only have less money to spend on a funeral in a post-recession economy...

DATE: March 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Car crashes into Vista Grande

An ordinary Friday afternoon at Vista Grande Nursing Home in Cortez was shaken up when a sedan crashed into a patient’s room on the front end of the building. While the patient was in bed resting...

DATE: March 27, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Drug addict headed to drug court

After apologizing to victims, a drug addict was told to prove he was sorry by changing his life. District Court Judge Todd Plewe addressed Roscoe Hampson, 27, of Cortez, during sentencing on...

DATE: March 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sex-assault victim, 10, requests prison time for convict Adcock

It took 10 words for a 10-year-old girl to express her feelings toward the man that sexually abused her last summer. “I want Dave to go to prison for 49 years.” A family friend of the victim read...

DATE: March 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Paradise Village faces sewer work

The streets of the Paradise Village subdivision in Cortez are going to get worse before they get a whole lot better. Starting in June, the City of Cortez Public Works department and the Cortez...

DATE: March 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Family of slain man expresses outrage at insanity ruling

Family members of a Cortez murder victim have criticized a court decision to commit the defendant to a state mental health facility.Charles Chavez, 62, was killed inside his home on S. Madison...

DATE: March 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman avoids jail, again

Weeks after being placed on probation for a court-fabricated drug charge, a 21-year-old woman admitted to stealing $245 to buy pain pills.Appearing before Chief District Court Judge Doug Walker on...

DATE: March 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: