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County declares mill fire an emergency disaster

Montezuma County commissioners on Monday approved a declaration of an economic disaster in the wake of the Western Excelsior fire on May 8. The fire that destroyed the Mancos mill caused the loss...

DATE: June 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos Cowboy half marathon set for Saturday

The fourth annual Mancos Cowboy Half-Marathon, 5K and Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday morning at the Mancos Public Library. The half-marathon will start at 7:30 a.m., and the 5K race will start...

DATE: June 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ukulele group Aloha Club to play at Mancos State Park

Mancos State Park is hosting two musical events in the coming weeks as part of its Music in the Park summer series, according to a news release from Colorado Parks and Wildlife. The local ukulele...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos schools’ BEST project officially approved

At their meeting Monday, Mancos School District board members and administrators expressed their excitement at the official approval of their Building Excellent Schools Today grant project, which...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Film festival to benefit Mancos fire victims

A film festival next month in Mancos will benefit former employees of Western Excelsior Corp. who have been impacted by the fire that destroyed the mill on May 8. Mancos-based Alpacka Raft is...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Free legal clinic at Mancos Public Library

The Journal A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney will be featured from 2-3:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at the Mancos Public Library, at 211 West First St. By computer...

DATE: June 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos celebrates a century of community at Grange

Mancos celebrated the 100-year anniversary of the Mount Lookout Grange on Saturday by sharing stories about community and relationships. “We need to remember our relationships to each other,”...

DATE: June 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Five M-CHS players make all-conference team

After winning as many games in 2017 as they won in the previous two seasons combined, five Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball players received all-conference honors. Jasen Engel – first team...

DATE: June 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Mancos runner Simon Kearns gets High Mountain experience

Racing toward the finish line during a 10-mile race near Leadville, Colorado, in late May, Simon Kearns’ heart beat fast while his legs churned and his arms pumped. The 10,000-plus foot elevation...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Trustees update fire ban

Mancos town trustees voted to make some temporary changes to the town’s fire ban at their meeting Wednesday. After the Weber Canyon Fire in 2013, trustees voted to ban all open fires, including...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos Grange celebrates 100-year anniversary

The Mount Lookout Grange in Mancos is 100 years old this year, and community members young and old will be celebrating on Saturday. Grange staff members will be offering tours of the new commercial...

DATE: June 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News