Montezuma County

Montezuma County Fire Ban Lifted

Sep 10, 2018
Courtesy of Emily Rice/The Journal

Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office announced the countywide fire ban has ended, effective immediately. 

Austin Cope

It’s been over a month since former Colorado State University extension director Tom Hooten was blocked from entering his new office in Montezuma County. He still doesn’t have a clear explanation why. 

Casting Your Primary Day Ballot

Jun 25, 2018
Austin Cope

Montezuma County residents have until 7 p.m. Tuesday to drop off primary day ballots that were mailed to them earlier this month. Ballots sent to the county clerk's office must arrive by Tuesday; those received at a later date will not be counted, even if postmarked by Tuesday. 

Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin suggested Monday that the county consider adopting regulations on growing marijuana for personal use or as a caregiver.

Austin Cope

Twenty-second Judicial District Attorney Will Furse has succeeded in getting a question on the November ballot asking voters to extend the DA’s term limit from two to three four-year terms.