Free legal clinic at Mancos Public Library

A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney, will be featured from 2-4 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Mancos Public Library at 211 W. First St. in Mancos. By computer...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

El Niño ends La Plata's dry run

Above-average spring and summer rains have helped break a 3½-year drought in La Plata County. Higher-than-average precipitation in the region could continue into the winter if El Niño patterns...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

The Road Runner bus line celebrates 1st anniversary

The Road Runner Stage Lines, which has provided the public with reliable and relatively affordable means of transportation linking Southwestern Colorado communities with Grand Junction - and from...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Center of Southwest Studies 'Myths of the West in Film' series continues

The Center of Southwest Studies continues its 2015 summer lecture series, "Imagining the West," with Michele Malach's talk, "The Fall Will Probably Kill You: The Myths of the West in Film," on...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Ranger explains NAGPRA's impact on Mesa Verde

Park Ranger Lara Lloyd will present a thought-provoking talk about the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act and how it impacts Mesa Verde on Thursday, July 30. The program, titled...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Briefs

Click It or Ticket Campaign starts The Colorado Department of Transportation's Click It or Ticket campaign is taking its initiative after hours with a statewide nighttime seat belt crackdown July...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Fire burns on 8 acres of Haycamp

The U.S. Forest Service is actively monitoring a wildfire atop Haycamp Mesa, about nine miles northeast of Dolores. Lightning is believed to have sparked the blaze about 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday,...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Fair will feature Colt Challenge contest

For centuries, training horses has been a major part of ranch work worldwide. The key, horsemen say, comes in the early stages of a colt's development. "The funnest time of training horses is the...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Pot-tax proposal faces test

A new recreational marijuana tax and a measure to allow the city to lease out Internet infrastructure to private companies could be on Durango ballots in November. But the City Council is looking...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Weber erosion hurts farms

Long after the flames of the 2012 Weber fire were put out, destruction continued in the form of erosion and flooding on area farms. Farmers and ranchers of lower Weber Canyon rely on the Weber...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

56th Mancos Days kicks off this weekend

For over five decades, for one summer weekend, the town of Mancos has let loose to celebrate small-town living by way of Mancos Days. The three-day extravaganza is jam-packed with events that, in...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Humiston to lead U. of California's Ag division

Mancos native Glenda Humiston has been tapped by University of California President Janet Napolitano to serve as vice president of the UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Humiston is...

DATE: July 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News