Fort Lewis A&M’s Ray Dennison in September 1955, shortly before an on-field collision in Trinidad that led to his death. Dennison’s wido...

Dennison’s legacy still echoes

Ray Dennison was playing right guard for the Fort Lewis A&M Aggies when they faced off against Trinidad Junior College on Sept. 24, 1955.

Dennison had grown up in Cortez, the son of a logger, before joining...

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Academy deadline nears

Rep. Scott Tipton is accepting applications from students interested in attending a U.S. service academy next year. The deadline to apply is Oct. 6.

Each year, members...

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Fair board seeks new members

The Montezuma County Fair Board is looking for three community members who are willing to work together to organize county fair events,...

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Empire to start inspections soon

Empire Electric Association, Inc. will conduct routine inspections on poles and towers to determine their current-state of condition during the first three weeks of October.

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Randy Winter

Services for Randy Winter are pending with the Ertel Funeral Home. Randy was born on Nov.

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Fall colors

Fall foliage is beginning to burst in all of its golden-orange glory in the San Juans.

As of this week, 30 percent of the cottonwoods, oakbrush and aspens along the...

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Under the sun

At least 12 pilots came to the Mancos Valley Balloon and Arts Festival this weekend, and about half of them lifted off from Boyle Park on Saturday morning.

It was a...

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