Mancos

Mancos Library named finalist for 2018 National Medal

The Mancos Public Library has made the short list of nationwide institutions contending for the 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. Distributed by the Institute of Museum and...

DATE: March 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Outlier Cellars opens tasting room in Mancos

Inspired by Southwest Colorado’s historic orchard legacy, the region’s soil, water and climate and the art of craft cider from around the world, Sam Perry and Neal Wight, owners of Outlier Cellars,...

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Mancos Democrats and Republicans choose delegates at caucuses

Mancos Republicans and Democrats met at their respective Precinct 11 caucuses to choose the delegates they would send to the county assembly on March 16. Colorado uses the caucus system to choose...

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos backs out of Montezuma Community Economic Development Association

The Mancos Town Board voted Wednesday to end its membership in the Montezuma Community Economic Development Association, citing a lack of support for the town’s businesses. Mayor Pro Tem Fred...

DATE: March 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Suspect faces charges after ‘fabricated’ threat at Mancos schools

Three days after a report of a threat against Mancos schools led to lockout procedures and heightened security, a district employee has been cited for allegedly fabricating the report. According to...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos board comes to table with planning and zoning

Members of the Mancos Board of Trustees and the Planning and Zoning Commission met on Wednesday to discuss solutions for the latter group’s frequent failures to meet a quorum. The town board...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bluejays defeat Telluride in district semifinals

Thanks to the steady shooting of Caleb Yoder and standout performances from numerous role players, the Mancos High School boys basketball team defeated Telluride, 68-58, in the first round of the...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Creative District hopes to add spark to Mancos Melt festival

Members of the Mancos Creative District have built their own Burning Man sculpture in preparation for the annual Mancos Melt festival on March 15. For its first time organizing the event, the...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Meet the Mancos trustee candidates, part 3

In this year’s municipal election, five candidates are running for four open trustee positions on the Mancos town board. It is Mancos’s first contested election in several years, after five...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores District burns slash piles near Mancos

The Dolores Ranger District is burning slash piles on about 250 acres north of Mancos this week as part of the cleanup effort after a summer thinning project. District Fire Management Officer Pat...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cory Gardner staffer pays Mancos a visit

The Southwest Colorado regional director for Sen. Cory Gardner paid the town of Mancos a visit on Friday. Ann McCoy Harold, of Gardner’s Durango office, met with Town Administrator Heather Alvarez...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Person reportedly hit by vehicle on Colorado 184

A man was struck by a vehicle on Colorado Highway 184 north of Mancos about 9 a.m., according to Montezuma County dispatch. An “off-duty” EMT was on scene and reported a possible leg fracture to...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News