Hundreds line up for TV casting call in Mancos

More than 200 people showed up at a casting call for the pilot of a new television series on Tuesday. Local novelist Chuck Greaves and well-known television and film director Félix Enríquez Alcalá...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Casting call: Pilot for TV series is set for Montezuma County

A local novelist and a well-known film and television director have teamed up to produce a television series based in the Southwest and filmed in Montezuma County. Chuck Greaves, a mystery novel...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Plan for tower in Mancos State Park faces backlash from residents

A new 40-foot tower on Jackson Gulch dam at Mancos State Park aims to transmit data from the reservoir to the Mancos Water Conservancy District in real time to reduce water loss. But some residents...

DATE: July 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos water restrictions approved

It’s been a dry year, and extra water restrictions are now in place for the town of Mancos. The restrictions were announced July 13, and on Wednesday night, the Town Board voted to keep them in...

DATE: July 24, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

It’s all in the colors, says Mancos artist

June McCartney remembers being inspired by color as a child during an art class at the Montclair Art Museum in New Jersey. “I’ll never forget it, I remember the light coming in the room, and I...

DATE: July 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos hosts town cleanup in mid-August

The town of Mancos is hosting a three-day cleanup in mid-August. The event is Aug. 13-15, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Local residents are invited to gather up their old household items, scrap metal and...

DATE: July 21, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Marshal Blotter

Monday, July 6 2:27 p.m. Mancos Deputy Jared Farnsworth made a traffic stop in the 38000 block of U.S. Highway 160. The driver was issued a warning for traffic violations, but the female passenger...

DATE: July 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: For the record

Sen. Bennet hears Sabido’s story of sanctuary in Mancos

On Monday, U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet met with Rosa Sabido, a Cortez resident from Mexico who has been living in sanctuary at the Mancos United Methodist Church since June 2017. “I told him my story,...

DATE: July 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos allowing to-go alcohol at GMC lot

To help support local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the town of Mancos is temporarily loosening its open-container laws, although there will be some restrictions. As of July 10,...

DATE: July 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Willowtail Springs offers residency scholarships

Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center is offering two full-residency scholarships to local artists this fall. Residencies would last one week at the Mancos center, and...

DATE: July 9, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos marshal blotter

Monday, June 8 5 p.m. Mancos Deputy Michael Morris responded to the 400 block of Bauer Avenue for a report of potting soil theft. The case is under investigation. Wednesday, June 10 4:34 p.m. ...

DATE: July 8, 2020 | CATEGORY: For the record

Art meets COVID prevention at Alpacka Raft

Alpacka Raft is joining in the fight against coronavirus — crafting style. The Mancos-based packraft company has been crafting its own variety of masks, brightly patterned and featuring air pockets...

DATE: July 7, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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