Mancos

Candidates announced in Mancos municipal election

Five people have announced their candidacy for four open trustee positions in Mancos this election season. Trustee Cindy Simpson and Mayor Pro Tem Fred Brooks will both be running for their second...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Resources names new officers

The new year brought changes to the Mancos Valley Resource s charity organization. According to a news release, Mancos Valley Resources is a community-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) charitable...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Girl Scout adventure camp seeks to expand

Two Mancos-area Girl Scout troops are opening their annual adventure camp to more people. This is the sixth year troop leaders Frieda Knezek and Tressa Jukes have hosted Camp Conundrum, a...

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

Mancos school board backs away from arming school staff

Residents came out in force to the Mancos School Board’s meeting on Monday night to voice their opinions on the main agenda item: arming school staff. About 60 residents, teachers and parents...

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

Mancos man pleads guilty to hydroplaning, killing two

A Mancos man pleaded guilty Friday to vehicular homicide after hydroplaning into oncoming traffic on U.S. Highway 160 in July, hitting a vehicle with a family of four and killing two. Anthony...

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

Mancos Native American art gallery to hold free talk

The Journal The Mancos Public Library will kick off a series of free community events with a talk called “New Discoveries Along Old Trails” from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Kilgore American Indian...

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

Mancos planning and zoning board fails to meet quorum

The Mancos planning and zoning commission failed to meet a quorum for its January meeting, the fourth time a meeting has been canceled in the past year. Out of the five members of the commission,...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Melt and other events to heat up town in spring

The ninth annual Mancos Melt will have a more artistic spin, according to organizers from the Creative District. Every March, Mancos celebrates the beginning of spring with the Melt, a townwide...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Gates on Road 41 in Weber Canyon will remain open

For years, there have been three unlocked gates across Road 41 in Weber Canyon south of Mancos. But Monteuzma County has ruled the gates are not authorized because they cross a public road. At the...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Driver eludes officers in stretch from Cortez to Shiprock

A vehicle traveling more than 100 mph blasted through Cortez, Towoac and Shiprock on Sunday afternoon, according to local law enforcement. No crashes or injuries were reported, but drivers reported...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos votes to fence road on town property

After several months of discussion, the Mancos Town Board voted Wednesday to approve a fence replacement for town property on County Road 39. According to parks manager Terry Jennings, the town is...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News