Mancos

Botanical Companions looks to improve modern diets

Heather Reitz, founder of Botanical Companions in Mancos, believes the modern diet suffers from a lack of live plants. She founded her farm in 2017 to attempt to change that. Reitz was inspired by...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos school project encounters setbacks

The 2018-19 school year is off to a good start despite construction projects throughout the campus, elementary and secondary principals told the Mancos school board Monday. Dean of Students Heath...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Paths to Mesa Verde meeting is Aug. 21

An update on the proposed Paths to Mesa Verde Trail between Mancos and Cortez will be given on Aug. 21, from 6-7 p.m. at Mancos Town Hall, 117 N. Main St. The 17-mile, multiuse trail will connect...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Town Board hears plan to replace water tank

The Mancos Town Board meeting Wednesday featured a workshop followed by discussion and action items in several different areas, including a decision to move forward with a project to replace the...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Red Mesa Reservoir must make improvements or face demolition

RED MESA The clock is ticking for managers at Red Mesa Reservoir who have six years to raise millions of dollars for state-ordered repairs to prevent the dam’s demolition. “It’s going to be a...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Four Corners Recycling seeks $1,280 to keep bins in business

The Four Corners Recycling Initiative asks its recyclers in Mancos to help fund the bins and keep the drop-off points tidy. The bins in Mancos have been overflowing at this summer, which causes...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

What’s on tap for the Mancos Valley Summer Brewfest

With locally crafted food and libations, danceable bands, and kids’ activities, the fourth annual Mancos Valley Summer Brewfest promises family fun and chill time Aug. 18 at Cottonwood Park in...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos plans cleanup days, renewed enforcement

Mancos is taking a carrot-and-stick approach to cleaning up town. The Mancos Board of Trustees plans to sponsor a cleanup weekend on Friday through Saturday, Sept. 14-16, giving residents the...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Farmers Market: Botanical Companions looks to improve modern diets

Heather Reitz, founder of Botanical Companions in Mancos, believes the modern diet suffers from a lack of live plants. She founded her farm in 2017 to attempt to change that. Reitz was inspired by...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County commissioners revise, broaden tax plan

The Montezuma Board of County Commissioners is considering asking voters for a 1 percent sales tax in November to offset budget shortfalls from the local oil and gas market and residential tax...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sweetwater Station to perform at Mancos State Park

The popular local music group Sweetwater Station will perform at Mancos State Park on Aug. 11, at 6 p.m., in the latest in the continuing series of musical events at the park. This summer’s Mancos...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aztec woman injured in rollover crash east of Mancos

A 33-year-old Aztec woman was seriously injured in a rollover crash on U.S. Highway 160 near Mancos Hill on Monday night. According to Colorado State Patrol Cpl. James Proctor, Misty Gordon was...

DATE: Aug. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News