Sheriff’s Blotter

Wednesday, April 15

1:30 p.m. A husband and wife reported that when they sat down to file their taxes they were given a notice indicating...

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Cortez Police Blotter

Thursday, March 26

11:21 p.m. An officer pulled a vehicle over near South Harrison and West Third streets after discovering the vehicle didn’t have operating tail lights. Once the vehicle was pulled over, it was determined the male’s driving license had been revoked. He was arrested, and a meth pipe was discovered in the vehicle.

Friday, March 27

3:10 p.m. One person was arrested at a local big box store after walking out with $189 in merchandise without paying for it. The man selected a fishing pole, bait, hooks, fishing reel, fishing line and some...

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Thank you letters

Family thankful for kindness

The family of Winborn L. (Windy) Davis would like to say thank you to everyone who was so kind to us at this very difficult time. Windy fought his cancer for 11 years so there are...

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Community calendar

Community Calendar, April 21

Email announcements to 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 calendar may be edited for length and content.

Tuesday, April 21

For National Poetry Month, Maria’s Bookshop hosts poet and author Pam Uschuk and 13 of her FLC students for an event on April 21 at...

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Clubs and organizations

Powers to train as Navy pilot

Jack Powers, 22, a 2011 graduate of Montezuma-Cortez High School, has received a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of New Mexico. As a Naval ROTC student, he has also earned a commission as a Navy officer. In March, he will report to Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla., and will commence training as a student Naval aviator.

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