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Since its inaugural year in 1977, the Pinto Bean Classic has become known as one of the most popular tournaments in Southwest Colorado.
Principal Jason Wayman resigning from Montezuma-Cortez High The Journal
Montezuma-Cortez High School will be seeing some new leadership soon, as Principal Jason Wayman has decided to step down at the end of this school...
Cortez-area youth services seek to collaborate The Durango Herald
There is a wide array of services that support young people in Montezuma County, but services are not always connected.
‘The Music Man’ coming to Cortez in high school production The Durango Herald
Trombones, conniving salesmen and a barbershop quartet are marching in to Montezuma-Cortez High School next week, for the high school theater...
Montezuma-Cortez honor society plans blood drive The Journal
The National Honor Society from the Montezuma-Cortez High School will host a blood drive throughout the school day on Thursday.
Montezuma-Cortez graduates get inspiring send-off into the world The Journal
As the sun set with a golden glow over Panther Stadium, the future began for 147 graduates of the Montezuma-Cortez High School Class of 2018.
Update: Two girls may face charges after Cortez student is stabbed The Journal
A male Montezuma-Cortez High School student was stabbed in the leg in an assault on Friday near Walmart. Police say there are two juvenile female...
Cortez Women’s March calls on women to run for office The Journal
Just before joining nearly 300 people in the Cortez Women's March for Unity on Saturday, 16-year-old Annika Lewis recalled a time when she was...
Two Cortez Middle School students die by suicide The Journal
Over the long weekend, two Cortez Middle School students died by suicide, and one district high school student attempted suicide, according to...
M-CHS offers more social studies options The Journal
World history will not be offered at Montezuma-Cortez High School next year as the school “transitions” into a more flexible schedule for students.
Cortez receives grant to buy site of old Montezuma-Cortez High School The Durango Herald
On March 15 the Great Outdoors Colorado board awarded Cortez a grant that will allow the city to purchase land for a new park on the site of the old ...
Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship accepting applications The Journal
The Four Corners Board of Realtors is now accepting applications for the Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship.
Southwest Colorado Concerts present ‘Sounds of the Cortez Farmers Market’ The Journal
Last Nickel, Ranger Rick and the Swamp Things, The Lindells, and Donny Johnson will be sampling some Cortez Farmers Market favorites at the...
Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo comes to town The Journal
Bull riding, mutton bustin', and more are coming to the Montezuma County Fairgrounds this weekend for the annual Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo.
Final plans for south side park are introduced The Journal
On Wednesday, more than 50 Cortez residents attended an open house event at the Evangel Assembly of God church to see the final plans for the new south ...
Rollover injures three high school students in Cortez The Journal
A violent one-car rollover on Jarrett Avenue in Cortez sent two people to the hospital on Monday.
Kyra Allen, of Cortez, to compete in Miss Colorado Teen USA contest The Journal
Kyra Allen, of Cortez, will compete in the Miss Colorado Teen USA pageant Sunday in Greeley. Related Story. Oct. 26, 2018. Halloween events planned for ...
Sheriff: Deputies face disciplinary action after school security incident The Journal
The Montezuma County sheriff on Friday night said that a deputy faces dismissal or reassignment after he reportedly entered a classroom in Dolores...
Cortez schools declare critical teacher shortage The Journal
Cortez school board members on Tuesday voted to declare a critical teacher and bus driver shortage.
Judge dismisses CO2 tax lawsuit against county The Journal
A group of interest owners of fractional carbon dioxide do not have legal standing in their lawsuit claiming overtaxation by Montezuma County...
Joining forces: County, city conduct first joint meeting The Journal
Leaders from Montezuma County and the city of Cortez met for an informal joint meeting Tuesday night to discuss mutual interests in statewide...
Lindsay, Sitton and Barry win seats on Empire Electric board The Journal
A longtime local and two incumbents were elected to the Empire Electric Association board during Thursday's election.
Green Beret Will Lindsay memorialized in Colorado Springs The Journal
Cortez native Sgt. 1st Class Will Lindsay was honored and remembered Saturday in an emotional memorial *service* at New Life Church in Colorado Springs.
Longtime Cortez teacher Ray Harriman dies after crash The Journal
Montezuma-Cortez High School social studies teacher Ray Harriman likely suffered heart failure that led to a car crash near the intersection of...
Cortez Council moves forward with broadband pilot The Journal
The Cortez City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve the fees and costs for a broadband pilot program.
Cortez adds affordable dental care option The Journal
People struggling to make ends meet and lacking health insurance that covers dentistry have a new option with the restructuring of Cortez Dental Care.
Colorado's Rural School Districts Are Getting Pinched In The Teacher Salary Game Colorado Public Radio
Colorado is hard up for teachers. Graduates from the state's teacher prep programs are down by 24 percent.
Ute Mountain Utes mourn loss of two teenagers The Journal
About 150 Towaoc residents young and old attended a candlelit vigil Wednesday night to mourn and honor the two teenagers who took their lives over...
Retiring Cortez finance director staying on as contractor The Journal
Cortez Finance Director Kathi Moss retires Wednesday after 33 years of *service* with the city but will continue to work into 2019 on a contractual...
Cortez council approves permit for Montessori school’s relocation The Journal
During a public hearing on Tuesday, the Cortez City Council approved a conditional use permit to allow the Children's Kiva Montessori School to...
Panthers blasted at home in season opener, 57-0 The Journal
Just before the opening kickoff of the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team's season-opening game against Grand County on Aug. 25, the scoreboard at ...
Local youth basketball program hosts tournament The Journal
For two consecutive days, Montezuma-Cortez High School's gymnasiums were alive with the sound of bouncing balls, squeaking shoes and tweeting...
Veterans Day celebrations are planned for Montezuma County The Journal
Veterans groups in Montezuma County have several events planned for the weekend in honor of current and former military personnel.
Suspect faces charges after ‘fabricated’ threat at Mancos schools The Journal
Three days after a report of a threat against Mancos schools led to lockout procedures and heightened security, a district employee has been cited...
Cortez man dies in head-on collision on U.S. 491 The Journal
A 20-year-old Cortez man was killed in a collision Thursday night that shut down U.S. Highway 491 for several hours.
Fun Center moving into Shooters’ World space The Journal
A business move is set to happen in the next month in Cortez, when the Dolores-based Fun Center moves into the space that has been occupied by Shooters' ...
Former Cortez soccer player plays in Brazil The Journal
Allison Porter, a former soccer player for Montezuma-Cortez High School and a senior at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, played for a U.S....
City of Cortez plans to expand bike trails The Journal
The Cortez Parks and Recreation Department is planning to expand the city's bicycle and walking trails in the near future.
Halloween events planned in Dolores and Cortez The Journal
The Pony Expresso in Dolores will have its annual Halloween/Anniversary party at 795 Railroad Ave. from 5-8 p.m. They will have food, hot chocolate and coffee ...
IML tournament schedule changed due to weather Pagosa Springs Sun
Due to extreme inclement weather expected in the southwest corner of the state, there has been a change to the Intermountain League tournament schedule to ...
Pickleball mania strikes Cortez at new courts’ grand opening The Journal
About 60 pickleball enthusiasts from the Four Corners area attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Cortez's new outdoor courts on Saturday.
Cortez’s Geer Natural Area may get a new trail next year The Journal
On Friday, Cortez parks and recreation advisory committee members toured the land they hope to turn into a new Geer Natural Area trail next year.
Mancos school board accepts resignation of Principal Adam Priestley The Journal
During a regular meeting Monday night, the Mancos school board accepted the resignation of secondary Principal Adam Priestley. Priestley told The Journal in ...
Food cooperative moves into new home in Cortez The Journal
The Southwest Farm *Fresh* Cooperative has a new permanent home in Cortez, allowing it to expand its programming. The Mancos-based food cooperative is no ...
Officials lift stop-work order on school demolition The Journal
A stop-work order on the retired Montezuma-Cortez High School demolition project will be lifted Monday morning after a contractor agreed to closely...
Marijuana dispensary sues Cortez City Council over denied application The Journal
A Pueblo marijuana company is suing the Cortez City Council for denying a request for a new marijuana dispensary in October, alleging the decision...
Battle of the bands at Stocker The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
For six years in a row, the Palisade High School Marching Band has earned second place at the annual state competition.
McPhee Reservoir expected to fill, managers report The Journal
Above-average snowpack promises to fill McPhee Reservoir and increases the chance of a whitewater boating release on the Dolores River below the dam.
Cortez Middle School to premiere 'Into the Woods, Jr.' The Journal
Next weekend, Cortez Middle School Theater will premiere “Into the Woods, Jr.,” a twist on Stephen Sondheim's musical fairytale about the choices and wishes ...
Body of missing Towaoc man is found The Journal
The body of a local man missing since December was found Thursday afternoon near Towaoc, according to officials.
High school: a time to learn, explore and grow The Journal
As I reflect on another year's homecoming festivities with the parade, football game and dance, I can't help but think about the important role that high school ...
Woman found guilty in dispute with Dove Creek Fire The Journal
A jury found a Mancos woman guilty Thursday of criminal mischief for causing $20000 to $100000 in damage to the Dove Creek Fire Protection...
Marching band hits right note at Grand Valley High School Glenwood Springs Post Independent
For years, Garfield County School District 16 Activities Director David Walck has wanted to grow the marching band program at Grand Valley High School, but it ...
Later school start times slowly gain traction in Colorado Chalkbeat Colorado
With a growing body of research demonstrating academic and health benefits for teens who start school after 8:30 a.m., some Colorado schools are delaying ...
Football: Aspen runs past Cortez in opener Aspen Times
Playing under a full moon, in front of a big home crowd, the Aspen Skiers put a spell on visiting Montezuma-Cortez High School in the home football opener ...
This year’s mosquito season could be a bad one The Journal
It could be a very bad year for mosquitoes. “In wet years like this, all bets are off,” said Pat Kelley, manager for the Animas Mosquito Control District. “We're just ...
New Mexican restaurant opens in Cortez The Journal
Experienced restaurateur Dionicio Espinoza wants his new business on South Broadway to feel like a little piece of Mexico.Mi Mexico, which opened...
McAfee announces campaign for Montezuma County commission The Journal
Democrat Mary Beth “MB” McAfee, of Lewis, has been a fixture at Montezuma County commissioner meetings the past several years.
Carnival thrills crowd at Montezuma County Fairgrounds The Journal
The Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo started Thursday with fanfare and fireworks, but not before the Frazier Carnival started lighting up the Montezuma County ...
Telluride boys qualify for regionals The Daily Planet
The Miners are happily headed to Colorado's capital of cold — Gunnison.
Cortez doctor to retire after 39 years The Journal
When he first drove into town through McElmo Canyon in 1978, Robert Heyl said he felt “called” to practice medicine in Cortez. Thirty-nine years...
Football historian Dan Fords looks at state championship games in Southwest Colorado over the years The Durango Herald
State football championships in Colorado have been contested by high schools since 1921. Ninety-six years after the first title game was played,...
'Dogs hope to tame Panthers | CraigDailyPress.com Craig Daily Press
With the season ticking down to the final minute, the Moffat County High School boys varsity football team will need a few breaks to reach the playoffs.
Find your Colorado 2018 SAT and PSAT results Chalkbeat Colorado
Use Chalkbeat's tool to compare school results and statewide averages for PSAT and SAT test results.
Mancos Days aims to bring ‘a little piece of heaven’ to town The Journal
The annual Mancos Days festival, a three-day town get-together that typically draws guests and vendors from all over the Four Corners, will get...
1911 floods cause destruction in Southwest Colorado, Part 2 The Journal
Montezuma County Historical Society Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part series that looks back at the devastating floods of fall 1911. Rain in ...
Telluride Yoga Festival arrives in June The Journal
The Telluride Yoga Festival will take place June 27-30 and will feature nearly 150 yoga events, plus opportunities to get off the mat and explore...
La Plata Electric Association releases salary for new CEO The Journal
La Plata Electric Association's new CEO will earn more than her predecessor.
Fort Lewis College, Utah school partner for physical therapy doctorate The Journal
Fort Lewis College is partnering with a university in Provo, Utah, to offer students a way to earn a doctorate degree in physical therapy.
‘The Heroes’ merges Navajo origin story with comics The Journal
The legend of the Monster Slayer Twins is an important part of the Navajo creation story. And soon, an adaptation of the story will be gracing the...
Find your Colorado PARCC 2017 results Chalkbeat Colorado
In this searchable database, you can find your Colorado PARCC scores for the 2017 tests. These results are from PARCC testing in Colorado. The scores from ...
Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results Chalkbeat Colorado
The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.
Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish MileSplit
10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.
2018 Daily Sentinel Sports Awards, gallery #1. | Multimedia The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
The Daily Sentinel Sports Awards honor top School District 51 high school athletes for excellent 2017-2018 performance in their CHSAA sports. Be sure to ...
One of three sexual assault suspects pleads guilty The Journal
One of three men accused of sexually assaulting a woman in October pleaded guilty Friday to one count of felony assault with a deadly weapon and...
Business Briefs The Durango Herald
Holiday window display winners named These are the winners of the 2012 Holiday Window Display Competition, sponsored by the Durango Business...
CD1 sees crowded Republican race | Local | azdailysun.com Arizona Daily Sun
Voters are facing a packed field of candidates on the Republican side of the Congressional District 1 race. Since incumbent Ann Kirkpatrick announced her ...
Steering for a blue ribbon at the La Plata County Fair Pine River Times
Since December, 11-year-old Ryan Jack has spent two to three hours a day with her steer, Prince. She walks him twice a day for exercise, monitors...
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