Mancos

Town board passes pot moratorium

The Mancos Town Board of Trustees on Jan. 28 unanimously passed an emergency ordinance that sets a temporary moratorium on new medical or retail marijuana businesses. Town Administrator Andrea...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Mancos teen’s robotic arm is what’s buzzing

Easton LaChappelle, the young Mancos man who has drawn attention for building a robotic arm, continues to get the buzz. Last week, he was written about on a viral website, UPROXX, as part of a...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

Storm hits Four Corners; Cortez classes mistakenly canceled

The National Weather Service forecast a chance of rain and snow before 8 p.m. Tuesday night, with a slight chance of snow between 8 p.m. and midnight and temperatures falling to about 20 degrees. ...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

2015 starts under blanket of snow

The new year in the Four Corners began under a blanket of snow as the area remained under a winter storm warning for three days. The winter storm warning was issued Tuesday and remained under the...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

2014 was good to ranchers despite fall of beef price

Cattle prices appear to be coming off of a record high in 2014, but that still doesn't put a damper on a profitable year for many Montezuma County ranchers. "It's been a great year for ranchers,"...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Sex assault suspect seeks to bar DNA evidence

A Mancos man accused of drugging, pimping and raping his child's mother is hopeful that DNA evidence won't be allowed at trial next month. Court-appointed defense attorney Katherine Whitney argued...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

2014 good to ranchers

Cattle prices appear to be coming off of a record high in 2014, but that still doesn’t put a damper on a profitable year for many Montezuma County ranchers. “It’s been a great year for ranchers,”...

DATE: Dec. 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Mancos approves $3 million budget

The Mancos Town Board unanimously passed a $3 million 2015 final budget at its Dec. 10 meeting with little fanfare, and residents can expect more capital projects in the next year. The operating...

DATE: Dec. 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Town Hall turns eyes to tourism

Proposals to improve traffic signage at Boyle Park and create a separate historic preservation board were discussed at the Mancos town meeting Wednesday. Boyle Park is behind town hall and adjacent...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Judge denies access to files in pimp case

An alleged Mancos pimp will not be allowed to review social services records as he prepares for a trial by jurors in January. Public defender Katherine Whitney requested the county records in a...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Judge denies access to files in pimp case

An alleged Mancos pimp will not be allowed to review social services records as he prepares for a trial by jurors in January. Public defender Katherine Whitney requested the county records in a...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Mancos is ‘on a roll’

A retired police captain from Virginia Beach, Va., has been hired to lead the Mancos Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center. Marie Chiarizia moved to Summit Lake with her husband two years...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business