Crash kills three people on U.S. 491 south of Cortez

Three people died Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 491 south of Cortez, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The crash occurred at mile marker 1, north of the New Mexico...

DATE: March 29, 2021 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Archery while on horseback showcased at Ag Expo in Cortez

The Queen family of Durango loves riding horses and the sport of archery. So, a few years ago they decided to combine the two and have embraced the sport of competitive mounted archery. They...

DATE: March 28, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Equine lessons featured at the Ag Expo in Cortez

Families and friends from around the region converged on the Montezuma County Fairgrounds this weekend for the Four States Agricultural Expo. On Saturday, the final day of the three-day event,...

DATE: March 28, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dove Creek nonprofit releases rehabilitated red-tailed hawk

After four months of painstaking rehabilitation and care, SouthWest Avian Protection Service released a young red-tailed hawk back into the wild Saturday afternoon. The hawk was found in November...

DATE: March 24, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma Land Conservancy awarded $355,000 in grants

Great Outdoors Colorado has awarded the Montezuma Land Conservancy two grants totaling $355,029 to elevate Native American perspectives about land conservation and to start a youth outdoor...

DATE: March 20, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Four State Agricultural Expo headed to Cortez

All things farming and ranching will be featured at the Four States Agricultural Expo from March 25 to 27 at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds. The event in its 39th year has a full slate of...

DATE: March 19, 2021 | CATEGORY: Business

Former Montezuma County sheriff officer charged in fatal shootout

A former Montezuma County sheriff sergeant faces felony gun charges after firing at a suspect in a fatal car chase and shootout in McElmo Canyon in 2018. In September, the 22nd Judicial District...

DATE: March 16, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Former Montezuma County sheriff’s sergeant charged in fatal shootout

A former Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office sergeant faces felony gun charges after firing at a suspect in a fatal car chase and shootout in McElmo Canyon in 2018. In September, the 22nd Judicial...

DATE: March 10, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County’s homebound population receives vaccine

When 84-year-old Tresa Gleeson received a call asking whether she wanted to receive the coronavirus vaccine, she didn’t hesitate. Teams of EMTs from Southwest Health System in Cortez began going...

DATE: March 7, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County drops to coronavirus Level Blue

Montezuma County officials announced Wednesday that based on a reduction in COVID cases, the county has decided on its own to drop to the less restrictive Level Blue “caution” category on the...

DATE: March 7, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County sees drop in demand for COVID-19 testing

Amid modest successes against the coronavirus, Montezuma County has also seen a drop in demand for testing. According to estimates based on data from the Montezuma County Department of Health,...

DATE: Feb. 28, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County Fairgrounds upgrades commercial kitchen

The Montezuma County Fairgrounds has completed an upgrade of its commercial kitchen and bathrooms, said manager Justin McGuire. The county installed stainless steel appliances, a new range and...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

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