Montezuma County

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Montezuma County was successful in its application for a $514,000 grant from Colorado’s Underfunded Courthouse Facility Commission.

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2017 budgets in most departments of Montezuma County’s government are likely to be cut by up to 10 percent, with no increases in salaries or staff granted.

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Montezuma County’s ballots contain a minor error, but it shouldn’t affect the election in any way.

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Montezuma County’s 2017 budget is likely to include some major cutbacks.

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With the lead-up to the 2016 election in full swing, it may be easy to forget what goes on behind the scenes once you cast your ballot. Every state and county has a slightly different system, but to hear about how voting will work this year in Montezuma County, KSJD's Gail Binkly talked with Montezuma County Clerk Kim Percell.