Mancos

Zuma Natural Foods is under new ownership

Katie Wall did not plan on purchasing a business when she decided to visit a lifelong friend in Mancos. Wall had more travels planned after a life transition in her home state of Minnesota...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Mancos board appoints Heather Alvarez as town administrator

The Mancos Town Board voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve a contract with Heather Alvarez to become the new town administrator. Alvarez has served as interim administrator, in addition to her...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Mancos Visitor Center opens new photo exhibit

Mancos Visitor Center’s annual photography exhibit, “Sharing the 81328 Perspective,” will debut with a free public reception on Saturday. For about 15 years, the Visitor Center has hosted a photo...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Local bank leader retires after 41 years

President of Dolores State Bank Ed Merritt is retiring after 41 years. Merritt grew up in Dolores and went on to be one of the financial leaders of the community. Under his leadership, Dolores...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Sanctuary ‘caravan’ finds community in Mancos

Immigrants and their supporters from across Colorado gathered at the Mancos United Methodist Church on Saturday to show solidarity with those at risk of deportation. A handful of people from...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

CDOT to begin work on U.S. 160 and Colorado 145

The Colorado Department of Transportation and A-1 Chipseal-Rocky Mountain Pavement will start two roadwork improvement projects on Monday. The projects are expected to last through November, CDOT...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Come hear about Medicine Horse Center

Medicine Horse Center Executive Director Lynne Howard will present the story about the equine therapy nonprofit from its beginnings to today. The presentation will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos School District touts planned renovations

The Mancos School District has an extensive remodel planned for its antique school buildings starting next year, if it can secure the funding in this year’s election. Mancos voters will decide on a...

DATE: Oct. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest Service seeks operator for historic cabins

The San Juan National Forest is seeking applications to operate the historic Aspen and Glade guard stations. A successful applicant will gain a commercial permit for renting the cabins to the...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Mancos School bond committee plans outreach on ballot question

The Mancos School District is preparing for a fall election that will include a ballot measure to raise taxes for a school renovation. In June, the school district was approved for a nearly $20...

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

Mancos farm’s agritourism plan needs further review

A proposal by Green Table Farm near Mancos to hold events hit a snag in the Montezuma County Planning Commission on Sept. 14. Farm owner Tyler Hoyt is seeking a high-impact permit and special-use...

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