Montezuma County Local News
  • Local News Montezuma
19 episodes
Local NEWS Montezuma serves Dolores, Cortez, and Mancos, Colorado and is part of Local NEWS Network (LNN), a proprietary platform to produce and distribute local NEWS programming in small towns across the USA. Check us out online at or on one of our four digital displays around town and at the airport.


Historical Photos Capture Four Corners Life from a Hundred Years Ago
2021 Jan 235m 28s
A box filled with large-format film and glass-plate negatives shot by an unknown photographer reveal what life was like in the Four Corners a hundred years ago.
Growth, New Flights on Airport Agenda
2021 Jan 202m 59s
A new pilot fills the seat as director of the City of Cortez Municipal Airport, and he says the airport can play an important role in the economic development and growth of Montezuma County.
Dispatchers' Calm Help Save Two Lives
2021 Jan 183m 57s
Two Cortez Central Dispatch operators recently received commendations for helping their callers administer CPR to unresponsive victims, and their calm instructions helped to save lives.
Southwest Colorado Colleges and School Districts to Share Resources
2021 Jan 096m 12s
The Southwest Colorado District Collaborative, Fort Lewis College and Pueblo Community College have received a $3.6 million grant to share teachers, equipment and other resources across school district boundaries to provide clearer, more defined...
Why More Exercise Doesn't Take Off Weight
2021 Jan 021m 32s
PHD Weight Loss and Nutrition founder Ashley Lucas explains why the mantra "eat less, exercise more" doesn't work as a weight-loss strategy.
Helicopter Medical Transport Lands in Cortez
2021 Jan 022m 16s
Southwest Health Systems can now offer critically ill or injured patients’ life-saving medical transportation for specialized treatment as a result of a new partnership with Classic Air Medical. Learn how this critical-care service could save lives in...
Police Play Santa at Shop-with-a-Cop
2020 Dec 273m 9s
More than 200 kids in Archuleta and La Plata counties will have a brighter Christmas this year, thanks to the generosity of donors and the annual Shop-with-a-Cop event.
First Shots of Hope Arrive in Southwest Colorado
2020 Dec 206m 50s
The first COVID-19 vaccinations arrived in Southwest Colorado on Tuesday, Dec. 15, and more doses are expected to arrive next week. But don't throw away your masks just yet. Public health officials say that vaccinating all residents in the region may...
HEALTHY LIVING: Don’t Ignore a Red Eye
2020 Dec 123m 23s
If you have a recurring red, sore eye, don’t ignore it. It could be a symptom of other illness or infection elsewhere in your body. Dr. Moss Fenberg with Southwest Eye Consultants explains.
Weight Loss is More than Moderation
2020 Dec 061m 47s
PHD Weight Loss founder Ashley Lucas explains why “eating in moderation” doesn't always work when it comes to losing weight and maintaining it.