Mancos

Civil trial set in $25 million loan default

Gold miners accused of defaulting on a $25 million loan will get their day in a Montezuma County courtroom next year. A counterclaim has also been filed. New York hedge fund Maximilian Investors...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Civil trial set in $25M loan default

Gold miners accused of defaulting on a $25 million loan will get their day in a Montezuma County courtroom next year. A counterclaim has also been filed. New York hedge fund Maximilian Investors...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos to crack down on dust

The Mancos Town Board has directed Administrator Andrea Phillips to draft a letter to Western Excelsior, giving the business 30 days to clean up its act or be fined.The business can be fined up to...

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

Flea market closes till new site is found

The Mancos Flea Market closed Saturday and will be on an indefinite hiatus, unless a new location can be found. "Everybody is very disappointed it's closing," organizer Queenie Barz said. She has...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Company OK'd for corridor redesign

The town board took a step toward a redesigned U.S. 160 corridor on Aug. 27 by approving an engineering company to start working on a plan. The board unanimously approved contracting with Russell...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

DA cleared of outrageous misconduct

A judge has cleared the district attorney’s office of any “outrageous governmental conduct” in connection to a Mancos sexual assault case. Accused of drugging and pimping the mother of his child,...

DATE: Aug. 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

'The best darn little community in the whole world'

Mancos resident Barbara Welch lost her leg almost a year ago after she was pinned between her running vehicle and a cattle gate for more than six hours. Looking back on the year she spent...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Alleged pimp files complaint with DA

A 34-year-old Mancos man accused of drugging and prostituting a woman has renewed allegations against his prosecutors. District Attorney Will Furse said Christopher Collins is currently charged...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Alleged pimp files complaint against DA

A 34-year-old Mancos man accused of drugging and prostituting a woman has renewed allegations of his own against prosecutors. District Attorney Will Furse said Christopher Collins is currently...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Budget adds principal, 4 percent in expenses

The Mancos school board approved a budget 2014-15 budget in June that factors in more building projects and an additional principal. The budget passed on a vote of 4-1. Beverly Scott, formerly...

DATE: July 22, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Plan for RV park stirs debate

A potential RV park on the north side of Grand Avenue and east of Boyle Park has some residents concerned it could hurt the neighborhood and others convinced it could help business. A developer's...

DATE: June 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Jersey Jim auction sets record

It’s no five-star resort, but no doubt plenty of people in Southwest Colorado would much rather spend the night in a 55-foot-high fire lookout than alongside a golf course or a beach. Add in the...

DATE: June 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News