Gail Binkly

Gail Binkly is a career journalist who has worked for the Colorado Springs Gazette and Cortez Journal. She is currently a freelance writer as well as the editor of the Four Corners Free Press, based in Cortez.


The Cortez City Council heard plans Tuesday night for improved snow removal through the use of contract help.

Environmental Protection Agency

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded an $85 million contract for an initial assessment of 30 abandoned uranium mines on and near the Navajo Nation.

Austin Cope

The Cortez City Council took the first steps Tuesday toward a possible purchase of the site of the former Montezuma-Cortez High School.

Austin Cope

The new Montezuma County  Combined Courts building drew rave reviews at its grand opening Wednesday.

Austin Cope

Montezuma County’s top law-and-order officials made pleas for budget increases to the county commissioners Monday.