Grace Erny and Amanda Hernandez record measurements at the Dillard site, which is the subject of an hourlong PBS show scheduled to air Tuesday, Aug. 2...

PBS Time Team features local ruins

Up on top of a sage covered ridge northwest of Cortez, archaeologist Caitlin Sommers peered into a deep hole.

“This is the beginning of our story,” Sommers said.

Our story begins at the...

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Mancos school board member faces recall

Recall leader Margie Russell called on Beverly Humiston-Scott to resign, and a resident asked about a restraining order between president Money Guiles and board member...

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Southwest Farm Fresh co-op looks to step up distribution

Southwest Farm Fresh, a new farm and ranch distribution cooperative in Montezuma County, is about halfway through its first year and looking to ramp up for the harvest...

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Rebuilding after housing bubble burst

The post-recession real estate reality for Cortez is a hot rental market.

For one local real estate entrepreneur, that meant transforming her business model to include...

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Sneak peek

There were lots of oohs and aahs Thursday as the Dolores School Board of Education got a personal tour of the $7 million construction at the Dolores schools.

"This will...

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