Justin Ivins moves the rope from the head to the hind legs as David and Shawn Ivins hold the calf down after Preston Grover roped the animal in the Ra...

Fair revamps for future; status of rodeo undecided

The Montezuma County Fair is in a rebuilding phase after a fiscal crisis partly derailed the event this year.

In an attempt to expand the fair’s appeal, the fair board brought in three prominent...

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2014 great for ranchers, despite cattle price slump

Cattle prices appear to be coming off of a record high in 2014, but that still doesn’t put a damper on a profitable year for many Montezuma County...

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Oil and gas industry faces larger fines

DENVER – State natural-gas and oil officials Monday considered a proposal that would increase fines related to industry operational violations.

The rulemaking by...

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