Austin Cope

Cortez-based health provider Southwest Health System (SHS) has fired its CEO and two other members of its leadership team, reportedly for financial reasons.

Austin Cope

Dolores County School District Superintendent Bruce Hankins is leaving his position after eight years.

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A Colorado water court has ruled in favor of allowing an instream flow water right on the lower Dolores River in Mesa and Montrose counties.

Austin Cope

The approximately 85,000 annual visitors to the Colorado Welcome Center in Cortez will see a new set of employees and products in the facility’s bookstore starting Friday afternoon. But if they want to buy Mesa Verde tour tickets, they will have to drive to the park’s visitor center or get them in Durango.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Wildlife officials are reminding the public to be aware of bear activity as spring begins.