Mancos

Fire starts on BLM land south of Mancos

A small lightning-caused fire is burning in the Weber Mountain Wilderness Study Area south of Mancos. The Hilltop Fire on Bureau of Land Management land started Thursday about 6:30 p.m. and has...

DATE: July 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos artist lives and works in quirky roadside museum

It’s hard to miss the crowd of colorful wooden statues decorating the south side of U.S. Highway 160 just outside Mancos, although their creator says drivers rarely stop to investigate. Dave Sipe,...

DATE: July 10, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 2 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Days aims to bring ‘a little piece of heaven’ to town

The annual Mancos Days festival, a three-day town get-together that typically draws guests and vendors from all over the Four Corners, will get underway on July 27. This will be the recently formed...

DATE: July 10, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 2 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos residents celebrate Independence Day at Bauer House

Mancos didn’t have a Fourth of July fireworks display this year, but residents found a way to celebrate at the historic Bauer House. Bobbi Black, owner of the house, opened up her annual Fourth of...

DATE: July 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Film Festival turns the camera on adventure

The second annual Mancos Valley River Film Festival drew a crowd by spotlighting adventurers from around the globe and from Montezuma County’s backyard. Last year, Mancos Valley Resources and...

DATE: July 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Code violations delay opening of Mancos RV park

In a lengthy meeting on Wednesday, the Mancos Town Board voted to extend a development agreement with the owner of an RV park originally scheduled to open July 4. The town board approved a...

DATE: July 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Town Board grapples with recycling solutions

The Mancos Town Board heard several arguments and possible solutions on recycling during a lengthy meeting on Wednesday. Casey Simpson, a member of the Four Corners Recycling Initiative, said...

DATE: July 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Review: Birdsongs and other happy accidents at Olio

Rosie Carter and David Butler have collaborated and created an exhibit of 2- and 3-dimensional art at Olio restaurant and gallery in Mancos. About 20 pieces cover the walls, with eye-popping images...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos imposes water restrictions amid drought conditions

The town of Mancos is implementing mild water use restrictions to prepare for potential shortages later this year. On June 14, Town Administrator Heather Alvarez announced that the town would be...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Resources will hold film fest on June 29-30

Mancos Valley Resources, in partnership with sponsors Alpacka Raft, Specialized Bicycles and Osprey Packs, will hold the second annual Mancos Valley River Film Festival on June 29-30. All proceeds...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos’ Bauer House plans old-fashioned Fourth of July

The annual Bauer House Fourth of July celebration will return this year to raise money for the Mancos Valley Historical Society. Bobbi Black, who owns the antique house, used the Independence Day...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Planning and Zoning Commission gets update on land use code

On Wednesday, a pair of consultants gave the Mancos Planning and Zoning Commission their first glimpse of an updated land use code. The town has hired planning firm SAFEBuilt Studio to give its...

DATE: June 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News