Mancos

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

Mancos Bluejays hope to continue rise

Fresh off a playoff appearance last season, the Mancos High School football team enters this year with high hopes thanks to several returning starters and some talented underclassmen.Leading the...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores Bears football team dreams big

Two weeks before the start of the prep football season, hope permeates the air around the Dolores High School football field. A brand-new locker room, complete with professional-style lockers...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek football team looking to gain experience

Heading into this season with a roster made up of five juniors, five sophomores, and 10 freshman, Shane Baughman is not quite sure what to expect. Dove Creek’s head football coach did say however,...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers football team ready to rumble

In the locker room and on the practice field, the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team appear physically bigger and much faster than it has in previous seasons. Ask players what they expect...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Demolition of Western Excelsior set to begin next month

Western Excelsior Corp. will begin demolishing its Mancos plant in September, company President Zach Snyder confirmed Monday.The plant, located on 901 Grand Ave., was destroyed in a fire on May 8,...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hundreds visit brewfest benefiting Mancos organizations

The third annual Mancos Valley Summer Brewfest welcomed hundreds of patrons from near and far for music, food and beer – all for local charities. The Mancos Brewing Co. teamed up with Mancos Valley...

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

Mancos planning and zoning board mixed up on mixed use

A property owner raised questions about Mancos’ land use code at the town’s planning and zoning meeting on Wednesday. Bobbie Carll, a Durango resident who is trying to sell her former real estate...

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

Businesses in seven counties will get Western Excelsior relief

The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s request for assistance following the destruction of Western Excelsior Corp. plant in May.The Montezuma County...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos student donates $2,000 to equine therapy clinic

A 14-year-old student used this year’s Mancos Days festival to raise money for the organization that helped his brother. Ty Everett, who is about to enter ninth grade at Mancos High School,...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two injured as car hits bear on U.S. 160 outside Mancos

Two people from Arizona were injured Monday night after their automobile hit a bear on U.S. Highway 160 east of Mancos. Colorado State Patrol Capt. Adrian Driscoll said the crash occurred about...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News