Two-year-old Pepper Valencia picks up an egg at last year's Mancos Easter egg hunt.

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Wednesday, April 1

Laity service, First Assembly of God Church, 120 S. Linden St.

Thursday, April 2

Maundy Thursday Holy...

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Cortez Police Blotter

Saturday, March 14

10:51 a.m. Two men were arrested at Parque de Vida after reports that the men were disturbing the peace. The men appeared to be highly intoxicated and one was reportedly yelling at baseball players while they played a game. One of the men was yelling, “Yeah, hit the ball like you do your girlfriend.” The men were issued summons for possessing alcohol, and one was issued a summons for disturbing the peace and resisting arrest.

2:19 p.m. A hardware store in the 200 block of W. Main Street reported that a customer loaded up roof shingles and...

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Thank you letters

Dance group thankful for sponsors

Four Corners Dancers would like to express their Thanks and Appreciation to the following for their donations during our Spring Fling: Baymont Inn & Suites, Charley’s...

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Community calendar

Cortez Calendar

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Thursday, March 26

The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office hosts a three-hour course titled Water Law 101 at 6:30 p.m. at the Montezuma County Fair...

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Clubs and organizations

Powers to train as Navy pilot

Jack Powers, 22, a 2011 graduate of Montezuma-Cortez High School, has received a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of New Mexico. As a Naval ROTC student, he has also earned a commission as a Navy officer. In March, he will report to Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla., and will commence training as a student Naval aviator.

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