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Mancos school board approves personnel items

The Mancos school board approved a series of personnel items at its regular meeting Monday night including nonrenewal of a contract for a middle school science teacher. The teacher, Kristina...

DATE: May 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores school board approves raises

The Dolores school board recently approved salary increases for all certified and classified staff members. The move includes increases in certified and classified salary tables, and will be paid...

DATE: May 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

PCC Southwest awards 123 degrees and certificates

Pueblo Community College Southwest kicked off the local graduation season on May 11 by awarding 123 degrees and certificates in a ceremony at Montezuma-Cortez High School. The college’s president,...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez commencement moved to Friday morning

Because rain has been forecast for Thursday night, the Montezuma-Cortez High School graduation ceremony has been moved to Friday morning. A Friday commencement was the “contingency plan,” according...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Creative District celebrates new mural

The Mancos Public Library has a new literary-themed mural, showcasing the artistic handiwork from local National Art Honor Society students. After months of planning and painting, the mural was...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos FoodShare providing free lunches at library

Mancos FoodShare will offer free lunches to local children and teenagers this summer. The program aims to fill a food gap when students are out of school. It will take place at the Mancos Public...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Group shares message of stewardship on raft expedition

Montezuma kids and parents spent a brisk Saturday rafting down the Upper Dolores River as part of an effort to get young people outside. The trip was organized by the city of Cortez, the Dolores...

DATE: May 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rocket scientists in training head to Washington, D.C.

A little wiser and with an even greater appreciation of the importance of details, the Cloudbusters, Animas High School’s rocketry team, will return to Washington, D.C., this week to compete in the...

DATE: May 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Education

Middle school students explore Animas River pollution

Was the Gold King Mine spill a story of triumph or tragedy? Certainly, it was a turning point for the community and sparked more active management of historic mines responsible for polluting the...

DATE: May 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Microgrants help Fort Lewis College students with unexpected financial hardships

New microgrants could help Fort Lewis College students stay in school and graduate by covering emergency expenses, such as car repairs and medical care. The Skyhawk Emergency Grant funding will...

DATE: May 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Middle school students explore Animas River pollution

Was the Gold King Mine spill a story of triumph or tragedy? Certainly, it was a turning point for the community and sparked more active management of historic mines responsible for polluting the...

DATE: May 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango school board questions funding Juniper School renovations

Durango School District 9-R’s board expressed reservations this week about granting The Juniper School a loan to renovate its new buildings. The Juniper School plans to move from a building it...

DATE: May 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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