Mancos

Mancos trustees approve water tank and internet project

The Mancos Board of Trustees has approved a project that could produce high-speed internet and improve the water treatment plant. On Wednesday, the board approved a $27,962 contract with SGM Inc....

DATE: March 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Suspect in Mancos school threat admits offense, pleads guilty

Danielle Romero-Keller, a former substitute employee at Mancos Schools, pleaded guilty Thursday to making a threat against students and staff on Feb. 23. On the morning of Feb. 23, the Mancos...

DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tourism trends upward in Montezuma County tourism

Tourism is trending upward in Montezuma County, according to revenues from a lodgers tax and Mesa Verde National Park. The revenues from the county lodgers tax revenues increased by almost 10...

DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos planning and zoning commission prepares for fresh start

As part of its reorganization of the Planning and Zoning Commission, the town of Mancos is accepting applications for new commissioners. On March 14, the Town Board voted to reduce the size of the...

DATE: March 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Creative District shakes up leadership

The Mancos Creative District plans to change its leadership this spring by hiring a single director to replace its two current co-directors. Sarah Syverson and Carol Mehesy have shared leadership ...

DATE: March 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Power duo returning to Mancos for spring tour

Arizona musicians Johnny Zapp and Bernie Lezotte will return to Mancos on April 21 as a stop on their spring tour. The “power duo” will perform at The Mancos Brewing Co. at 6 p.m. with no cover...

DATE: March 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos prepares to update land use code

In April, the town of Mancos plans to begin the long process of updating its land-use code, for the first time in about 20 years. On Tuesday, Town Administrator Heather Alvarez announced the town...

DATE: March 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Conservation District seeks mill levy

The Mancos Conservation District will be seeking its first mill levy tax in an election scheduled for May. The district, which oversees a wide variety of water and soil conservation programs in...

DATE: March 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Art as balm: Creative journaling takes form in paint and clay

Lille Diane’s artwork is much more than creative expression. It serves as medicine for her body, mind and soul. And she finds creative journaling is her strongest medicine. “For me, creative...

DATE: March 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos applies for economic development grant

The town of Mancos has applied for a state grant that would pay for a long-term economic development plan. At its meeting on March 14, the Town Board voted unanimously to allow Town Administrator...

DATE: March 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos school board discusses safety, calendar and walkout

Mancos School District Re-6 covered a lot of ground in its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday: security measures, test opt-outs, its four-day calendar, its walkout, and its response to a recent...

DATE: March 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Annual Mancos Melt celebrates valley’s creative community

This year’s Mancos Melt festival ended in flames as residents bid a dramatic farewell to winter and the previous year. Organized by the Mancos Valley Creative District for the first time, the...

DATE: March 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News