Austin Cope

Morning Edition Host/Reporter

Austin grew up in Cortez and hosted a show on KSJD when he was 10 years old. Since graduating from Montezuma-Cortez High School in 2010, he has lived in Belgium, Ohio, Spain, and northern Wyoming before returning to the Cortez area. He enjoys live music, outdoor activities, and listening to NPR every morning when he wakes up.

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A week after removing three of its top executives, Cortez-based health provider Southwest Health System has fired its chief financial officer.

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The Navajo Nation is suing various companies involved in the production and sale of opioid drugs.

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The town of Bluff has moved a step closer to building a new school.

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A former employee of Southwest Health System is suing the corporation after allegedly being fired for pointing out fraudulent billing practices.

The Montezuma School to Farm Project has new leadership as its parent organization restructures its staffing.