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Mancos Melt golf tournament is March 18

The eighth annual Mancos Melt putt-putt golf tournament will once again welcome the beginning of spring on March 18. This year’s theme is “Circus Circus,” and proceeds will benefit the Mancos...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Homecoming parade planned for Mancos Principal Cathy Epps

A homecoming parade for Mancos Elementary Principal Cathy Epps will take place about 4 p.m. Friday. For the past several weeks, Epps has been at Craig Hospital in Denver recovering from a Jan. 2...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional news

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Mancos woman works to free innocent prisoners across the country

Bernard Young was behind bars for nearly 30 years for a crime he claimed he didn’t commit when his family, in a last ditch effort, called Mancos resident Claudia Whitman. Whitman, who runs the...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Mancos trustees talk traffic code

Mancos officials discussed lowering the town’s speed limits at a recent Board of Trustees meeting. Speed limits vary from 15-20 mph on town roads and go up to 45 mph on Colorado Department of...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Mancos to Cortez trails plan depends on easements

Several proposed routes for the Paths to Mesa Verde trail were unveiled for public viewing recently during a packed meeting at the Cortez Recreation Center. Trail alternatives extend between...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Colorado relaxes standards for Mancos teachers

The Colorado State Board of Education has awarded Mancos School District Re-6 “innovative status,” which allows the district to hire unlicensed teachers and give less frequent evaluations,...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Mancos Elementary needs leader after principal’s automobile crash

Mancos School Board members are discussing potential short-term solutions for the absence of Elementary Principal Cathy Epps. Epps was injured in a Jan. 2 crash at the intersection of Montezuma...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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BLM official supports development of new Mancos trails

MANCOS – Recreation groups met with federal and local officials last week to push for biking, hiking and horseback trails on three Bureau of Land Management parcels along U.S. Highway 160 north of...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Holistic farming workshop will be offered in Mancos

The Mancos Conservation District is offering a series of grazing land management workshop sessions in 2017. During this six-day course, ideal for large and small acreages and new and seasoned...

DATE: Dec. 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest life

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Residents can order low-cost seedling trees

The Colorado State Forest Service and the La Plata Conservation District are now accepting applications on a first-come, first-serve basis for more than 40 varieties of low-cost seedling trees and...

DATE: Dec. 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest life

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Community meeting to discuss path between Mancos and Cortez

Trails 2000 is inviting people to attend a community meeting from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Mancos Town Hall, 117 North Main St., to discuss the concept of a multi-use path between Mancos and...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Device will monitor Mancos air quality

Environmental officials installed an E-BAM air quality monitor near Western Excelsior on the southwest side of Mancos on Wednesday. The device will collect data for two weeks in order to give town...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news