Cortez Police Blotter

Saturday, May 9

7:10 p.m. A man was arrested at Southwest Memorial Hospital after allegedly threatening a doctor and refusing to leave. The...

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Sheriff’s Blotter

Tuesday, April 28

9:18 a.m. Two individuals were caught on tape near the Montezuma County Landfill cutting the fuel line to a county vehicle. The incident is still under investigation.

Thursday, April 30

6:28 p.m. A spool of copper wire, valued at $1,000, was reportedly taken from a county power generation substation site.

Saturday, may 2

11:11 a.m. A man living near the 30000 block of Highway 184 reported that the Chevy truck he had parked near the highway in order to sell it, was missing its tires and rims. They reportedly...

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Thank you letters

Kiva thankful for help with Innovation Fair

Children's Kiva Montessori School would like to thank the 15 incredible local innovators, engineers and designers who participated in the school's 2015 Innovation Fair as members...

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Pet of the week

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Community calendar

Community Calendar, May 12

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.

Monday, May 11

Rico Elementary School puppet show: “The Lynx Who Almost Wasn’t” at the Rico School at 3 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Contact...

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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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