Hobby

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Cortez Quilt Co. trains a new generation of quilters

Quilting since last summer, 10-year-old Mercades has handcrafted a personalized Halloween bag, hanging chalkboard, a small throw quilt and a Christmas stocking. “I love the fabrics,” a smiling...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Living

Officer uncovers outdoor ganja grow

A Cortez man has been ticketed after police discovered an outdoor marijauana grow in a residential backyard. According to a two-page police report, Cortez police officer Jennifer Goodall was on...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local news

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An icon takes flight

On a cool, gray morning at Durango-La Plata County Airport, a fleck of silver approaches from the north. The silvery glint is accompanied by a loud thrum that becomes a gurgled roar as the P-51...

DATE: April 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Real life

At 23, life hasn’t always been easy for Anthony Chavez, a former drug addict who dreams of one day becoming a professional skateboarder. Even as an infant, Chavez said his biological father, a...

DATE: March 27, 2014 | CATEGORY: Arts and entertainment

Library looking for more feedback

This year is off to a rapid start, and the first month is already behind us. We're looking forward to a great year at the Mancos Public Library as we work to improve our programs, services and...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Mt - education