Mancos

Rosa Sabido mourns mother’s death in sanctuary at Mancos church

More than a year after she sought sanctuary in an effort to stay in the U.S. and take care of her parents, Rosa Sabido has lost her mother. The Cortez resident, an undocumented immigrant who has...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Town Board discusses Cottonwood Park construction, other updates

In a quick meeting on July 25, the Mancos Town Board heard reports from several entities, including the Mancos Days Association and the Mancos school board , and discussed a possible addition to...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos State Park and Jackson Gulch Reservoir open to the public

“I caught it all by myself!” Rylee Sanchez, 5, said excitedly after catching a fish in the Jackson Gulch Reservoir at the Mancos State Park. Sanchez was fishing with her father, Matt, on Monday,...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Susan Reed brings acrylic paintings to Olio in Mancos

The next artist to be featured at the Olio restaurant in Mancos will be Susan Reed, an acrylic painter from Cortez. Reed’s paintings have been shown at art galleries across the country since 2006,...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Planning and Zoning supports Mancos Conservation District’s property split

The Mancos Conservation District is looking to split its property at 604 Bauer Ave. into a north and a south lot, which was discussed during the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting Wednesday....

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos school district provides update on construction project

Overall safety and timely completion of initial roadwork at Mancos School District RE-6 construction project highlighted a public presentation during the school board meeting Thursday. Three...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Four Corners firefighters to gather in Mancos

Firefighters have spent plenty of time battling wildfires in Southwest Colorado this summer, but in August they’ll gather in Mancos for a more cheerful occasion. The Mancos Fire Protection District...

DATE: July 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Potter, painter headed to Artisans of Mancos

The Artisans of Mancos will host artist Ann Sciba, whose pottery adds a new creative expression the group of artists. An opening reception for Sciba will be held as part of Mancos Days on Saturday,...

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Reservoir fishing abounds in Southwest Colorado

Durango resident Samantha Brow is an avid high-country creek angler, but she tried her skills at Groundhog Reservoir in western Colorado on July 1 and was happy that she did. “We paddled onto the...

DATE: July 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos town board gives green light to long-delayed RV park

On Wednesday the Mancos town board voted to approve an amended development agreement that will allow a long-delayed RV park to open before part of it are complete. At its June 27 meeting, the board...

DATE: July 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fire starts on BLM land south of Mancos

A small lightning-caused fire is burning in the Weber Mountain Wilderness Study Area south of Mancos. The Hilltop Fire on Bureau of Land Management land started Thursday about 6:30 p.m. and has...

DATE: July 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos artist lives and works in quirky roadside museum

It’s hard to miss the crowd of colorful wooden statues decorating the south side of U.S. Highway 160 just outside Mancos, although their creator says drivers rarely stop to investigate. Dave Sipe,...

DATE: July 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News