Mancos

Mancos approves permanent fire ban, but with exceptions

At its Wednesday meeting, the Mancos town board approved an ordinance permanently banning open fires and fireworks within town limits, except under certain conditions. The board has discussed the...

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

Mount Lookout Grange plans pig roast, music, brews

The Journal The Mount Lookout Grange plans its second annual Pig Roast, featuring live music, local brews and a dinner on Saturday, Oct. 14. The day’s events begin at 3 p.m. at the Grange, 680...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rosa Sabido marks 100 days at Mancos sanctuary

Mancos residents gathered at the town’s United Methodist Church on Sunday to honor Cortez resident Rosa Sabido’s 100th day in sanctuary there. Sabido, a Mexican national, was told in May that her...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Farmers Market profile: Green Table Farm hits its stride

Tyler Hoyt’s interest in farming started after a series of college classes made him question the quality of his food and where it came from. He has been growing food in the area for about 10 years...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local football teams looking to lock down wins

With the high school football season now in full swing, local teams from Montezuma-Cortez, Dolores, Dove Creek and Mancos are hoping to pick up wins this weekend.M-CHS hoping for improvement...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Journey Noyes receives award in VFW art contest

Journey Noyes, a 2017 graduate of Montezuma-Cortez High School, has been selected as a 2016-17 Young American Creative Patriotic Art contest winner by the Montezuma County Veterans of Foreign Wars...

DATE: Sept. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos welcomes visitors from its French sister city

Dozens of Mancos residents gathered at Mount Lookout Grange on Labor Day to welcome a group of tourists from their sister city in France. Several Mancos residents have spent months preparing for...

DATE: Sept. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

New trash removal service expands to Mancos

A new Cortez-based trash removal service is about to expand its business to Mancos. Herman and Kim Rosas started Countryside Disposal earlier this summer, collecting curbside trash for a handful of...

DATE: Sept. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Photo: Brush fire flares up on U.S. 160

DATE: Aug. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Grand Summer Night celebrates Mancos art community

Mancos artists and art lovers of all ages gathered on Grand Avenue Saturday night for a celebration of creativity and community. Once a month, the art galleries on Grand Avenue that make up the...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos approves contract for bridge design

On Wednesday the Mancos town board approved a contract with Russell Planning and Engineering to design a replacement for the Main Street Bridge. The bridge was built in 1912, and replacing it has...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Willowtail Springs to highlight artists in Sunday event

Willowtail Springs, a Mancos nonprofit that hosts artist residencies, will hold a community fundraiser on Sunday. The Willowtail Springs Bed and Breakfast has been in business for more than 25...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News