Mancos

EPA tests water at spill site on U.S. 160

A substance described as diesel or fuel oil was detected in a well about nine months ago at the Wild Wild Rest toxic spill site west of Mancos. The findings were included in a 114-page...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

New rules may open door to Denver TV

DENVER - Recent action by the Federal Communications Commission could pave the way for Denver television in Cortez. The commission last week adopted new rules that address the so-called "orphan...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Harvest Fest set for Sept. 13

For the second year in a row, Grand Avenue from Main Street to Mesa Street in Mancos will be transformed into an outdoor dining venue as part of the Harvest Festival. The event, which celebrates...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Board gets a peek at highway plan tonight

After months of gathering public feedback and comments, the Colorado Department of Transportation and Russell Engineering will be presenting initial U.S. 160 Corridor design options at Sept. 9 town...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

VJ Day sails on by the Times-Tribune

Japan officially surrendered on Sept. 2, 1945, ending WWII. I wondered what the Mancos Times-Tribune had to say about that event. Nothing! In the Aug. 31 issue, however, I found the following: The...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - Columnists

Kerry, Cheney wage battle of Iran with volley of misfires

On the Sept. 2, 2015, edition of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," former Vice President Dick Cheney, a foe of the deal, and Secretary of State John Kerry, one of its chief architects, sat for back-to-back...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - Columnists

Community Calendar

Email announcements to news@cortezjournal.com and include "Community Calendar" in the subject field. Items submitted less than two weeks in advance will be less likely to be published. Entries and...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - Living

Coffee served with a nitro kick

Trial and error was the name of the game for Pie Maker Bakery's latest concoction, nitro brew coffee. Nitro brew coffee is gaining steam in larger cities with established food scenes like Portland...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Photographer showing unseen work Sept. 11

Four years since debuting her work at the Raven House Gallery in downtown Mancos, local artist Janet Chanay will be exhibiting previously unseen work at the gallery on Sept. 11. Drawing inspiration...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

EPA tests water at spill site on U.S. 160

A substance described as diesel or fuel oil was detected in a well about nine months ago at the Wild Wild Rest toxic spill site west of Mancos. The findings were included in a 114-page...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sunflower gets international film festival

Area residents will be given the opportunity to decide if a German, Swiss, Turkish, French, Chilean, Danish, British or American film director should win the 18th Annual Manhattan Short Film...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

CSU researching hemp in secluded test plot

Hidden in a corn field in southwest Colorado is a thriving hemp crop being cultivated by agronomists from Colorado State University. Despite the secrecy, the experiment testing 12 varieties of...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News