Towaoc

Ute Mountain Ute council now has female majority

TOWAOC – A blanket kept the drum’s spirit warm and protected. When removed, ensuing unison beats from a seven-man drum circle echoed throughout the Tribal Council Chambers. As the honor drum...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Towaoc man is sentenced to 20 months in prison

Glen Earl Cotonuts, 54, of Towaoc was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Christine M. Arguello to serve 20 months in federal prison for failure to register as a sex offender. After his prison...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Towaoc man sentenced in shooting

A Towaoc man was sentenced Wednesday in federal court to 55 years in prison for shooting another man three times. The victim survived. Matthew Dewayne Jaramillo, 29, rolled his head and looked at...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hanging with the big dogs

TOWAOC – Men and women in harnesses lurched forward in front of the seemingly immovable object that is a Humvee or a Jeep with a 200-pound man in the driver’s seat. Male competitors were attached...

DATE: July 20, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News