Insurance

FSA details new Farm Bill rules

Farm owners and operators in Montezuma County have some tough decisions to make over the next few months as a result of the 2014 Farm Bill. Starting now and rolling into the official enrollment...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

FSA details new Farm Bill rules

Farm owners and operators in Montezuma County have some tough decisions to make over the next few months as a result of the 2014 Farm Bill. Starting now and rolling into the official enrollment...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

FSA details Farm Bill’s new rules

Farm owners and operators in Montezuma County have some tough decisions to make over the next few months as a result of the 2014 Farm Bill. Starting now and rolling into the official enrollment...

DATE: Dec. 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

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Farm Bill has local impact

Staff reportNew farm insurance programs put in place by the 2014 Farm Bill are replacing widely used plans. About 90 percent of the eligible farmers in Montezuma, Dolores and San Juan counties...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Cortez ranks 34th in state for car insurance

When it comes to car insurance rates, Cortez is fairly average. In a study that ranked 79 Colorado towns, Cortez came in at 34th for insurance rates, slightly cheaper than Bayfield and slightly...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Living

Mancos ranks in middle for car insurance rates

When it comes to car insurance rates, Mancos is fairly average. In a study that ranked 79 Colorado towns, Mancos came in at 32nd for insurance rates, just slightly cheaper than Bayfield and...

DATE: July 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Few firms join health exchange

Few small businesses signed up for insurance through the health exchange since October because of restrictive requirements. Forty local businesses sought assistance from the Southwest Small...

DATE: April 23, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Limited participation in health exchange

Relatively few local small businesses chose to sign up for health insurance through the health exchange since October because of restrictive requirements. Forty local businesses sought assistance...

DATE: April 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Disaster-assistance payments coming, but they've shrunk

After months of delay, disaster-assistance payments for non-insurable crops, like alfalfa, are being processed for local farmers. But each payment will be reduced by 7 percent because of federal...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

City staff sheds 428 pounds

Don Cornett is a 52-year-old Cortez public works employee with eight grandchildren. He’s lost nearly 50 pounds over the last 24 weeks. “Before, all I could do was sit and watch my grandkids play...

DATE: July 22, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News