Cortez

Kokanee salmon giveaway scheduled for Dolores

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will give away kokanee salmon at Joe Rowell Park in Dolores at 3 p.m., Oct. 19 and Oct. 26. Anyone wanting fish must hold a valid 2017 Colorado fishing license. The...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Fashion show near Dolores to benefit cancer patients

Love on a Hanger will host its seventh annual “Pretty in Pink” fashion show at 7 p.m. Friday at the Four Seasons Greenhouse and Nursery, 26650 Road P, which is off of Colorado Highway 145 north of...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Venison sandwiches coming to Arby’s in Cortez

Arby’s, the fast-food chain made for meat lovers, plans to release venison sandwiches nationwide, and elk sandwiches in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana. The venison sandwich will be available...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Mesa Verde store pulls out of Cortez welcome center

The Mesa Verde Museum Association bookstore and tour ticket office will close its location at Colorado Welcome Center in Cortez on Oct. 28, and will not reopen at the center next year. The...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Muscanell Millworks sells to Lagler of Germany

After more than 20 years in the Cortez area, the flooring company Muscanell Millworks has been purchased by German manufacturer Lagler Holdings. The company was founded by Doug Muscanell, who...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Danish gymnasts plan to visit Cortez Middle School

A group of Danish gymnasts will perform at Cortez Middle School at 3 p.m. Oct. 19 The group is from an organization called the Danish Gymnastic International Group. The group, led by Kim Hahn,...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

DeAnne House wins seat on Ute Mountain Ute council

DeAnne House was re-elected to the Ute Mountain Ute Tribal Council during an election on Friday in Towaoc. House earned 113 votes out of 415 cast. She came out ahead of challengers Selwyn...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2017 | UPDATED: 4 days 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman cited in Cortez T-ball brawl is granted deferred sentence

Keesha MacAulay, who was issued a summons for disturbing the peace after a June fight at a children’s T-ball game, has received a deferred sentence from Cortez Municipal Court. MacAulay was one of...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Granny Smiths are late bloomers in Cortez

The Brunk family’s 1-year-old apple tree, from Four Season Greenery and Nursery, blossomed last week. By Monday, snow was back in the forecast. In what is called a “rat-tail bloom,” the tree has...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez residents wins esteemed El Pomar award

Chuck McAfee, of Cortez, on Monday was the inaugural recipient of El Pomar’s Award for Leadership and Service for his commitment to Lewis, Colorado, and Southwest Colorado, demonstrated by his...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lowry Pueblo celebrates 50th year with look into mysterious past

Bureau of Land Management volunteers celebrated Lowry Pueblo’s 50th year as a landmark on Saturday by guiding visitors through its distant past. Lowry Pueblo was built in the 11th century by...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores to host downtown Harvest Festival and Apple Orchard Social

The third annual Dolores Harvest Festival and Apple Orchard Social will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 14 at Flanders Park in Dolores. Locally grown produce and meat will be for sale, and...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News