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Dolores State Bank donates to Western Excelsior fire victims

Dolores State Bank recently donated $1,500 to the Mancos community in response to the Western Excelsior mill fire. At the beginning of July, the bank gave checks for $500 each to the Mancos Fire...

DATE: July 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Five Branches hosts a day with wolves at Vallecito lake

Five Branches Camper Park at Vallecito Lake plans to host Wolfwood Refuge on Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be served at noon, followed by an educational talk at 1 p.m. The event is free,...

DATE: July 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Artisans eill open for Mancos Days, march in parade

The Journal Artisans of Mancos will be open 8 a.m.–7 p.m. on Saturday to honor celebrate “Those Who Serve” during Mancos Days on July 28-30. Refreshments will be served starting at 2 p.m. Also, the...

DATE: July 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos school board chooses leader for bond committee

At a meeting on Monday, the Mancos board of education asked a longtime coach to lead a team of volunteers in getting the word out about a bond issue in the upcoming election. The school district...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Two killed in head-on crash on U.S. Highway 160

Two people died in a two-car, head-on crash Thursday on U.S. Highway 160 west of Hesperus. The crash occurred about 5:15 p.m. in the Cherry Creek area, just east of the Montezuma-La Plata county...

DATE: July 20, 2017 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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Deadline approaches for Mancos emergency loan paperwork

Businesses interested in federal assistance after the Western Excelsior mill fire have until Friday to turn in worksheets from the U.S. Small Business Administration. On July 11, after both Mancos...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos State Park plans eclipse party, music

Mancos State Park will host an eclipse party on Aug. 21, complete with 100 pairs of eyeglasses for safely viewing the celestial event, the park announced on Monday. The total solar eclipse affects...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

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Mancos couple tell about John Muir Trail adventure

The latest presentation in Mancos Public Library’s “Life Is an Adventure” series took the audience on a 210-mile journey through the Sierra Nevada. Mancos residents Peter Robinson and Deb Gardner –...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

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Funds flow in from Mancos Valley River Film Festival

The Mancos Valley River Film Festival on Saturday raised thousands of dollars to help wash away the aftermath of a fire. More than 200 people crowded into the Mancos Opera House to see an...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | UPDATED: 6 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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Montezuma County to chip, seal West Mancos Road

Montezuma County will apply chip and seal to about 5 miles of the West Mancos Road (Forest Road 561) from the forest boundary to Transfer Campground, beginning Monday, July 31, according to a news...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | UPDATED: 6 days 4 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mancos businesses apply for federal emergency loans

Businesses affected by the Western Excelsior mill fire in Mancos have just two weeks left to apply for federal assistance. Montezuma County Emergency Manager Paul Hollar gave a presentation on...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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New municipal code on Mancos’ 2018 wish list

At a workshop on Wednesday, the Mancos Town Board discussed several things they want to add to next year’s budget. One was a new municipal code. The workshop’s main purpose was to give the head of...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News