Mancos Times

Work on U.S. 160 set for '15

With a focus on maintaining infrastructure, the Colorado Department of Transportation has an estimated $94 million in roadwork planned for Region 5 this summer and fall. A 9.1-mile stretch of U.S....

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: MT - News

CDOT ending wildlife zones

Wildlife zones will be eliminated from the state's highways after a Colorado Department of Transportation study showed the signage and penalties did not consistently reduce wildlife crashes. That...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Minimizing micro-trash in the wilderness

By MK Thompson As most folks already know, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act. The year has been full of events to celebrate and create awareness of the precious resource that is...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | COLUMN: Miscellaneous Columns

Mancos schools get high marks

The Mancos School District received the second-highest accreditation rating possible from the Colorado Department of Education for its 2012-2013 school year. "Because we are small, we can keep...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: MT - Education

Blood drives set for Dec.

United Blood Services will be at these locations for the Mobile Blood Drive throughout December: Monday, Dec. 2 In Mancos at the Mancos Community Center, 130 Grand Ave., from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m....

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Feds probe Pagosa Springs resort in drug money case

Federal authorities are investigating the family of the owners of the Springs Resort & Spa in Pagosa Springs for possibly laundering drug money through the famous hot springs. No one has been...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Wildfire preparedness efforts pay off

No one likes to see a wildfire threaten homes; however, when it does happen, it can be rewarding for the homeowner who has taken time to become more wildfire prepared. Such is the case with Elk...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | COLUMN: Miscellaneous Columns

The Front Page

School board to discuss solar heat Great Western Solar heat will present a report to the Mancos Board of Education on the feasibility of installing a solar heating system in the Junior High School...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Leaders recall Darrel Ellis’ impact on Mancos

Darrel Ellis, a lifelong resident and friend of Mancos, a member of the Mancos Town Board of Trustees, Mancos Public Library Board and the Mancos Valley Historical Society, and a valued contributor...

DATE: Nov. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Frontpage: Stories from Nov. 24, 1984

Geoquest to be based in Mancos area for two years The underpinnings of the state’s economy, especially in rural Colorado, are small businesses. Within the economic sectors of agriculture,...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Benghazi – seven times again

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suggested last week that Congress’ current investigation into the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya, is a political move against Hillary Clinton, and...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Columnists

Editor's note: Website consolidation coming Friday

To Our Readers, The consolidation of the Cortez Journal, Mancos Times, and Dolores Star picks up momentum this week and culminates on Friday, Oct. 2, with the first issue of The Journal. Today's...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News