Mancos

County gets a boost for Farm to School projects

The Montezuma Farm to School project will continue to grow in 2014, thanks to a $40,000 grant. The $40,000 Colorado State Conservation Board matching grant will help fund farm field trips, summer...

DATE: Nov. 27, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - Education

Trustees OK half of items

The handful of audience members at Monday's special meeting had all cleared out of Town Hall midway through the agenda. The often-laborious assembly lasted nearly three hours. Despite lengthy...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

KSJD treks to Mancos

KSJD radio personalities will make their way to Mancos on Monday for a special storytelling presentation. Sponsored by the Mount Lookout Grange, the presentation centers on KSJD's Story Vault...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Giving Tree deadline Dec. 6

A longstanding Christmas Giving Tree program in Mancos could lead residents to turn Black Friday into Silver Friday. Silver is associated with the act of giving, and to ensure that all locals have...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Montezuma County gets a boost for Farm to School projects

The Montezuma Farm to School project will continue to grow in 2014, thanks to a $40,000 grant. The $40,000 Colorado State Conservation Board (CSCB) matching grant will help fund farm field trips,...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

EPA's Red Arrow report due Dec. 4, may ease residents' concerns

An Environmental Protection Agency assessment on illegal gold milling operations in Mancos will be released on Dec. 4. Operations at the illegal, unpermitted Red Arrow gold mill outside Mancos has...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Mancos chooses to pause retail marijuana deals

Mancos leaders voted unanimously last week to extend the town's moratorium on retail marijuana sales through June 30. Following a half-hour discussion on Wednesday, Nov. 13, the vote to extend the...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

New board members take oaths

New board members for the Mancos School District got a lesson in governing Monday before assuming their posts. Colorado Association of School Board officials Randy Black opened a school board...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Expert suggests raising water rates

The Town of Mancos needs to replace some 9,000 feet of deteriorating water lines at a cost or more than $1.5 million. Gabe Preston of Durango-based RPI Consulting presented town trustees with the...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Mancos pauses pot deals

Mancos leaders voted unanimously Wednesday to extend the town’s moratorium on retail marijuana sales through June 30. Following a half-hour discussion, the six-month extension allows town leaders...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Area dodges quicksilver poisoning

Despite public health concerns over Red Arrow gold milling operations, no one has tested positive for mercury poisoning. Operations at the illegal, unpermitted Red Arrow gold mill outside of Mancos...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Area dodges quicksilver poisoning

Despite public health concerns over Red Arrow gold milling operations, no one has tested positive for mercury poisoning. Operations at the illegal, unpermitted Red Arrow gold mill outside of Mancos...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - News