Mancos

Four Corners Recycling seeks $1,280 to keep bins in business

The Four Corners Recycling Initiative asks its recyclers in Mancos to help fund the bins and keep the drop-off points tidy. The bins in Mancos have been overflowing at this summer, which causes...

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

What’s on tap for the Mancos Valley Summer Brewfest

With locally crafted food and libations, danceable bands, and kids’ activities, the fourth annual Mancos Valley Summer Brewfest promises family fun and chill time Aug. 18 at Cottonwood Park in...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos plans cleanup days, renewed enforcement

Mancos is taking a carrot-and-stick approach to cleaning up town. The Mancos Board of Trustees plans to sponsor a cleanup weekend on Friday through Saturday, Sept. 14-16, giving residents the...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Farmers Market: Botanical Companions looks to improve modern diets

Heather Reitz, founder of Botanical Companions in Mancos, believes the modern diet suffers from a lack of live plants. She founded her farm in 2017 to attempt to change that. Reitz was inspired by...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County commissioners revise, broaden tax plan

The Montezuma Board of County Commissioners is considering asking voters for a 1 percent sales tax in November to offset budget shortfalls from the local oil and gas market and residential tax...

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

Sweetwater Station to perform at Mancos State Park

The popular local music group Sweetwater Station will perform at Mancos State Park on Aug. 11, at 6 p.m., in the latest in the continuing series of musical events at the park. This summer’s Mancos...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aztec woman injured in rollover crash east of Mancos

A 33-year-old Aztec woman was seriously injured in a rollover crash on U.S. Highway 160 near Mancos Hill on Monday night. According to Colorado State Patrol Cpl. James Proctor, Misty Gordon was...

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

Annual Mancos Days festival attracts big weekend crowd

Several thousand people flooded downtown Mancos streets and parks last weekend for the 59th annual Mancos Days celebration. “We’re having a blast. A lot of people come back to Mancos for this event...

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

Cortez painter brings ‘personal’ art show to Olio in Mancos

When Cortez acrylic painter Susan Reed’s new show is unveiled at Mancos’s Olio restaurant on Aug. 11, the artist said it will offer a personal glimpse into her life in the Southwest. Reed has lived...

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

Mancos multimedia art project takes shape

Three months after the Mancos Creative District received a coveted Arts in Society grant, its multimedia “We All Belong” art project is beginning to take shape. The project, which is being funded...

DATE: July 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Gentleman Outlaw’ Royal Wade Kimes to perform at summer concert

The “Gentleman Outlaw” Royal Wade Kimes will perform at a Western Belle summer house concert in Mancos on Aug. 5. Kimes crosses into Colorado on a solo tour across the West and is making a stop in...

DATE: July 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Free park entrance to active duty military, veterans during August

Colorado Parks and Wildlife salutes all active-duty military and veterans by offering free entrance to all 41 Colorado state parks during August. Free access for veterans and active duty military...

DATE: July 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News