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Barn, some animals lost in fire near Lewis-Arriola

A fire late Tuesday night completely destroyed a barn near Arriola, according to a report from the Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office. Emergency personnel responded to the 15000 block of Road 21,...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Community Calendar

announcements to news@the-journal.com 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 the...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar

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Lewis-Arriola fifth-graders embrace recycling

When Lewis-Arriola teacher Alison Robinson sees garbage, she sees creative opportunity and a chance to teach about the virtues of recycling. She passed that lesson on to her fifth-grade class this...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Heart Safe La Plata thanks M-CHS grad for his work

The Pine River Times Montezuma-Cortez High School graduate Tyrun Harris was among Los Pinos Fire Protection District staffers and Sky Ute Casino employees who were honored in June after caring for...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

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Work will close Colorado 184 at Narraguinnep Canal

The Colorado Department of Transportation and contractor Structures, Inc. will begin construction on Colorado Highway 184 on Monday, Oct. 17 to replace the Narraguinnep Canal Bridge.The project,...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Helicopter visits Lewis-Arriola for anti-drug program

Kids screamed and shouted in excitement as a National Guard Black Hawk helicopter landed on the Lewis-Arriola Elementary School lawn Friday. The helicopter crew visited the school as part of Red...

DATE: May 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Lewis man cast in History Channel survival show

Lewis native Mike Lowe ventured into the Canadian wilderness with nothing but six cameras and 10 survival items to film the second season of the History Channel survival reality show “Alone.” The...

DATE: April 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Farmers Union hosts annual meeting

For the Journal The Four Corners Rocky Mountain Farmers Union will host “A Celebration of Family Farming and Ranching” during its annual meeting on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the Arriola Community...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Lewis-Arriola fire seeks department volunteers

Volunteers are needed for the Lewis-Arriola Volunteer Fire Department. Founded in 1975 as a volunteer district, the department serves northwest Montezuma County and assists districts in Dolores,...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Farmers union plans dinner for annual meeting

For The Journal The Four Corners Rocky Mountain Farmers Union plans “A Celebration of Family Farming and Ranching” at its annual meeting on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the Arriola Community Center. Enjoy...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Quarter of all ballots decide Lewis-Arriola Fire District election

Slightly more than a quarter of all mail-in ballots were cast in the Lewis-Arriola Fire District election on Tuesday. Election officials said a total of 1,958 ballots were mailed, but only 527 were...

DATE: May 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News