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Teachers’ excitement builds for new M-CHS

Can the new Montezuma-Cortez High School lead to additional community involvement and greater academic success? “Change is good,” said veteran social studies teacher Raymond Harriman. “I think the...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Bears lose in first round Dolores falls to top-ranked Resurrection Christian, 10-0

Entering the Class 2A Regional Tournament ranked 16th, the Dolores High School baseball team faced tall odds. Overcoming the odds proved to be impossible as the Bears suffered a first-round loss to...

DATE: May 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: High school sports

Bears lose in first round of regionals

Entering the Class 2A Regional Tournament ranked 16th, the Dolores High School baseball team faced tall odds. Overcoming the odds proved to be impossible as the Bears suffered a first-round loss to...

DATE: May 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: Ds - sports

Utes plan incentive program

Ute Mountain Ute high school students with a 3.0 GPA or better could be bound for Washington, D.C., this Fourth of July. Tribal officials are planning a trip to the nation’s capital this summer to...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: Education

Mancos schools get high marks

The Mancos School District received the second-highest accreditation rating possible from the Colorado Department of Education for its 2012-2013 school year. "Because we are small, we can keep...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: Mt - education

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Officials break ground on new high school

Golden shovels in hand, school board members, the mayor, the chairman of the Ute Mountain Utes and other local officials ceremonially broke ground on the new Montezuma-Cortez High School Saturday...

DATE: Dec. 21, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Montezuma-Cortez catering class gains support for meals

Diana Coulter’s catering class at Montezuma-Cortez high school is buzzing with excitement as enthusiastic students mix, blend, bake, and dream up recipes for the holiday season. But don’t call it...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Dove Creek falls in state semis

One win away from the state finals, the Dove Creek Bulldogs volleyball team picked a bad time to lose its first game. Playing against the Flemming Eagles at the Denver Coliseum on Nov. 9, the...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local news

Dove Creek advances to state semifinals

Two games into the Colorado 1A state volleyball tournament, the Dove Creek Bulldogs have looked every bit the top team in the state. After opening pool play on Nov. 8 with a victory over Kit Carson...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local news

Students earn scholarships at Fort Lewis College

Several area residents received merit scholarships to attend Fort Lewis College for the Fall 2013 semester. These merit scholarships are renewable for up to 120 credits if criteria are met. Fort...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

Donation brings back theater

An anonymous theater fan has donated $10,000 toward the Dolores School District to bring back the drama club for students. “It is a very heartwarming donation that will launch the program and...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Living

Donation brings back theater in Dolores schools

An anonymous theater fan has donated $10,000 toward the Dolores School District to bring back the drama club for students. "It is a very heartwarming donation that will launch the program and...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Ds - education