Mancos

Outlier Cellars to hold grand opening in Mancos

After years of planning, Mancos’ new cidery is ready to hold a grand opening on Saturday. Three Montezuma County entrepreneurs leased a former motorcycle mechanic shop on Main Street last year,...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Meet the Mancos trustee candidates, part 2

In this year’s municipal election, five candidates are running for four open trustee positions on the Mancos town board. It is Mancos’s first contested election in several years, after five...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Alpacka Rafts recognized as a top innovator

The Wright , an outdoor-inspired industry summit and award program, has recognized Alpacka Rafts in Mancos as one of the Rocky Mountain region’s top innovators. Beginning on May 1, The Wright will...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County businesses join public lands petition

Two Montezuma County businesses have joined a petition to Congress by outdoor retailers to keep protections in place for public lands. Mancos’ Alpacka Rafts and Cortez’s Osprey Packs are among...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

January inspections: Loungin' Lizard, Chavolito's, Jack and Janelle's ...

The Journal is now publishing local restaurant inspection reports provided monthly by the Montezuma County Health Department. Inspections of all retail food facilities are done yearly, and in some...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Resources names 2017 project of the year

On Thursday, the charitable group Mancos Valley Resources presented its annual Sponsored Project of the Year award to local nonprofit Pay It Forward. Pay It Forward, one of about 15 nonprofits...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Calligrapher charts “Pathways” to peace at Mancos Olio gallery

The next art show at Olio Restaurant and Gallery in Mancos will center on words, not pictures. Mancos calligraphy artist Beth Wheeler will open her show, titled “Pathways,” at the gallery on...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Meet the Mancos trustee candidates

In this year’s municipal election, five candidates are running for four open trustee positions on the Mancos town board. It is Mancos’s first contested election in several years, after five...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mancos Days Association gears up for summer festival

The newly formed Mancos Days Association met Thursday to plan for this year’s Mancos Days festival. In past years, the annual summer festival has been organized by the town, but in 2017 the board...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Apple reference books donated to libraries

A fundraising campaign has resulted in local libraries each receiving a newly published set of reference books on apple varieties. The “Illustrated History of Apples in the United States and...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos work plan update paints rosy picture of 2017

During its Jan. 24 meeting, the Mancos board of trustees received an optimistic report on the town’s progress in 2017. Town Administrator Heather Alvarez gave an update on the town’s work plan, a...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Woodworkers Guild celebrates 20 years

The Southwest Woodworkers Guild celebrated its 20-year anniversary in January, and is looking for new members and guests, according to a news release from its president, Steve Wilderson. “Don’t let...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News