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Mancos weather station offers data for farmers

At a Mancos Conservation District meeting Saturday, Colorado State University Climate Scientist Zach Schwalbe discussed what one meeting attendee called the “best kept secret in Mancos.” Schwalbe...

DATE: April 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bluejays find form at Aztec Invitational

Fighting against a strong wind and spurts of rain, the Mancos High School boys’ and girls’ track teams travelled to the Aztec Invitational, April 21-22, and produced solid results. Leading the way...

DATE: April 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Mancos State Park preparing for summer of boating, fishing

Though Southwest Colorado saw the return of colder weather this week, Mancos State Park is ready for the summer season, Park Manager Scott Elder said. “It’s coming quickly,” Elder said. “It’s...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ruedi Bear remembered as entrepreneur, champion skier

A former owner of Trimble Hot Springs, Ruedi Bear, was remembered Friday as an entrepreneur who loved jazz and skiing. Bear, 72, died in a one-vehicle crash Thursday evening south of Mancos, where...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos schools moving to four-day schedule

Mancos School District will move to a four-day week next school year. Board members unanimously voted to make the switch at their regular meeting Monday after hearing results of a survey sent out...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Cathy Epps honored as school garden champion

Mancos Elementary Principal Cathy Epps got a surprise on Saturday when she was honored as a Mancos School Garden Champion. Teachers, students and Montezuma School to Farm Project staff members...

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Crash near Mancos kills former owner of Trimble Hot Springs

The former owner of Trimble Hot Springs was killed in a one-vehicle accident south of Mancos on Thursday evening. The body of Ruedi Bear, 72, was discovered Friday morning in a field off Road J,...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos town administrator Andrea Phillips resigns

Mancos Town Administrator Andrea Phillips has resigned after four years in the position. Phillips turned in her resignation letter Monday, Mayor Queenie Barz said Friday. Phillips’ contract as...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Houseboat infested with mussels is intercepted

A trailered houseboat encrusted with invasive mussels was discovered by Colorado Parks and Wildlife on the shoulder of U.S. Highway 160 at Mancos Hill on Tuesday. The boat, which was on a...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Farm to table: Building local and regional food systems

Food security is a growing concern in the 21st century. Since 1935, the number of small family-owned farms in America has dwindled from 6.8 million to just over 2 million today, according to the...

DATE: April 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

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Photo: A Mancos egg hunt

DATE: April 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos Hoedown plans local music lineup, food and drink

The Fifth Annual Mancos Spring Hoedown is April 29, and Montezuma School to Farm Project’s interim director, Sarah Syverson, promises a fun time for people of all ages. “It’s a great opportunity to...

DATE: April 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News