The 2015 Parade of Lights poster, by Christopher Vest. The annual Cortez Parade of Lights is 6 p.m. on Main Street. The theme of the parade is “...

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Saturday, Nov. 7

2:16 p.m. Two men were arrested after police received an anonymous tip about drug trafficking at the 7th Street Mobile Home Park. One suspect was charged with obstruction and violating bond conditions after he attempted to flee the scene on foot. A second man was charged on an outstanding warrant after he arrived to drive the first suspects vehicle home. A search warrant was requested for the vehicle, which was towed to the police department.

8:51 p.m. A motorist was arrested on an outstanding warrant following a traffic stop for driving without a license...

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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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