Cortez

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Couple Making 3-Month Trip Across Colorado With 3 Donkeys To Support War Vets

Come mid-May people may notice a couple trekking across Western Colorado with their three donkeys.

03/29/2015

Jake Cruzan and Peppy (credit: Facebook)

Cortez Native Turns Rescue Horse Into Champion

Growing up in the Cortez area, Jake Cruzan had big dreams. He didn’t dream that he’d win a prestigious title on a horse that he rescued. He did just that, capturing a world championship.

09/28/2014

Rep. Scott Tipton (credit: CBS)

Tipton Wins Colorado’s 3rd District GOP Primary

Two-term congressman Scott Tipton has won the Republican primary election for Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, defeating tea party activist David Cox.

06/24/2014

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Avalanche Victim’s Body Recovered Near Cortez

The body of a missing Colorado snowmobiler suspected killed in an avalanche in March has been found, authorities confirmed Thursday.

06/12/2014

Evanna Westbrook (credit: Cortez Police)

Missing Cortez Woman Found In New Mexico

Police have found a missing woman from Cortez for three days. Evanna Westbrook was found in New Mexico.

05/15/2014

An image of the crash (credit: San Miguel County Sheriff)

3 Killed In Small Plane Crash Near Telluride ID’d

All three people killed in a single-engine plane crash near a Colorado ski town’s airport were pilots from Arizona, authorities said.

02/17/2014

An image of the crash (credit: San Miguel County Sheriff)

Private Plane Crash Kills 3

All three people killed in a single-engine plane crash near a Colorado ski town’s airport were pilots from Arizona, authorities said.

02/16/2014

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Another Snowstorm Headed For Colorado

Coloradans braced for another round of snow this weekend as blistering cold temperatures continue across the state, filling homeless shelters and snarling traffic.

12/06/2013

The U-2 in Cortez (credit: armyairforces.com)

Top Secret U-2 Plane Landed In Cortez 54 Years Ago

Many people know the Cuban missile crisis and the Berlin Wall were milestones of the Cold War. But a lesser-known drama in the decades-long tensions between the United States and its communist foes played out in Cortez.

08/03/2013

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1 Dies In Helicopter Crash In Southwest Colorado

Sheriff’s officials say a helicopter pilot for a Montana-based company has died after crashing in southwest Colorado.

07/16/2013

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