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Good vibrations

A Mancos middle student will be heading to the state science fair in April after earning second place at regional competition in the physics category for her experiment on how sound waves travel...

DATE: March 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - Education

A roaring Mancos Melt

Dressed in pinstripe suits and flapper dresses, children and adults gathered around the Mancos Opera House stage - some tentatively, others enthusiastically - learning the Charleston at the Mancos...

DATE: March 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Mancos OKs higher water rates to fund infrastructure

Mancos residents will open their May bills to find higher water rates after a town board's vote Wednesday. "Mancos customers receive a lot more water for less money than customers with other water...

DATE: March 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Ordinances on parking, RVs killed

The Mancos Town Board killed two contentious proposed ordinances Wednesday that would have changed parking laws and limited living in motor homes. One ordinance would have limited the number of...

DATE: March 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Project finds apple thought extinct

Scattered in orchards around the county are varieties of apple trees that were largely forgotten until the co-founders of the Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project went looking. In the process,...

DATE: March 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Meet the Town Board candidates

The race for four seats on the Town Board might be quite competitive this cycle with nine people on the ballot. Two incumbents, Rovilla Ellis and Alan Rolston, face seven challengers. Mayor Pro...

DATE: March 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News