Mancos

Woman takes sanctuary against deportation in Carbondale

GLENWOOD SPRINGS – Sandra Lopez, a 42-year-old woman who has taken sanctuary against deportation in a Carbondale parsonage, came to the U.S. nearly 20 years ago, running away from the violence,...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos chamber asks businesses to use solar lights on Christmas trees

The Journal The Mancos Valley Chamber of Commerce released a news release on Friday asking businesses on Grand Avenue and Main Street to use solar lights on their outdoor Christmas trees. “Solar...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Live music scheduled this weekend in Montezuma County

There are several live music events this weekend in Montezuma County. On Nov. 17, David Daniel Dennis will perform at the Mancos Brewery, at 484 E Frontage Road, Mancos, from 6-9 p.m. Also on Nov....

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Christmas tree permits on sale in Dolores, Lewis and Mancos

Christmas tree permits, which allow you to cut your own holiday tree, are now on sale for $8 at San Juan National Forest offices and selected retail outlets in Southwest Colorado. A permit allows...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Chorus returns for another season

The Mancos Valley Chorus’ December season kicks off soon. It has been practicing since early September. Performances are free to attend. The chorus has 32 members led by director Kriss Larsen and...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos School Board announces vacancy

The Mancos Board of Education accepted and approved a resolution to declare a vacancy at the Nov. 13 meeting. To be eligible for the position, candidates must be a Mancos resident for at least one...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos School Board thanks voters for approving bond

The Mancos School Board would like to thank the Mancos Community for passing the bond! We couldn’t have done it without the Bond Committees’ hours of hard work and dedication. Those members who...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Thank You Letters

Zuma Natural Foods is under new ownership

Katie Wall did not plan on purchasing a business when she decided to visit a lifelong friend in Mancos. Wall had more travels planned after a life transition in her home state of Minnesota...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Money falls from the sky, surprises Mancos man

A Mancos resident got a surprise message from California on Sunday afternoon. Jeph Blaine, co-owner of Absolute Bakery in Mancos, found a balloon bouquet stuck to a fence near his family’s property...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Visitor Center opens new photo exhibit

Mancos Visitor Center’s annual photography exhibit, “Sharing the 81328 Perspective,” debuts with a free public reception on Saturday. For about 15 years, the Visitor Center has hosted a photo...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Public Library refinances building bonds

On Nov. 2, the Mancos Public Library announced it had closed on a refinancing of two loans that helped pay for the current building’s construction. The library originally took out the loans in 2007...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos board appoints Heather Alvarez as town administrator

The Mancos town board voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve a contract with Heather Alvarez to become the new town administrator. Alvarez has served as interim administrator, in addition to her...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News