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Mancos school board sets next year’s calendar

The Mancos school board unanimously approved next year’s academic calendar during its regular meeting March 18. The upcoming calendar for Mancos School District RE-6 looks very similar to that of...

DATE: March 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez flags at half-staff to honor local soldier

The city of Cortez is flying the U.S. flag at half-staff in honor of Sgt. 1st Class Will Lindsay, a local soldier who died in combat Friday. Lindsay , 33, was a Green Beret based at Fort Carson in...

DATE: March 26, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores superintendent candidates undergo interviews

The four finalists for the superintendent post at Dolores School District RE-4A have been selected, and they are now in the last phase of the interview process. Dolores teachers, school board...

DATE: March 26, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores principal resigns, cites new opportunities

Dolores Elementary School Principal Gary Livick recently announced his resignation, meaning the school district will be seeing two new faces on its leadership team next year. Livick will finish out...

DATE: March 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Backpack program helps fill a food gap in Cortez

The federally funded free and reduced school lunch program is crucial for many children and families nationwide, including in Montezuma County. But on weekends, no school means no lunch, which can...

DATE: March 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez school board considers mill levy override

A potential mill levy override was discussed at the Montezuma-Cortez School District RE-1’s regular board meeting Tuesday night, although uncertainties remain regarding the prospects of such a...

DATE: March 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos burns winter away with annual Melt

The town of Mancos ushered in spring this past weekend with bed racing, putt-putt golf and a giant bonfire. The annual Mancos Melt aims to brush away winter blues through a series of wacky and...

DATE: March 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mount Lookout Grange in need of repairs

Mancos’ historic Mount Lookout Grange is in need of serious repairs, according to the Grange’s board of directors. While there are several projects in line for the site along Grand Avenue, the...

DATE: March 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ag Expo takes over fairgrounds

Livestock, machinery, and agriculturalists of all ages unite this weekend at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds for the annual Four States Agricultural Exposition. This is the 37th year of existence...

DATE: March 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Final Dolores superintendent candidates selected

The Dolores school board has selected four final candidates for the district’s top leadership post, replacing retiring interim Superintendent Phil Kasper. During a special meeting Wednesday night,...

DATE: March 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Resignations, retirements coming up in Dolores schools

A series of personnel changes is on tap for the Dolores school board Thursday night. Three resignations, two retirements and three new hires are up for approval at the regular meeting of the...

DATE: March 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Event to mark Sabido’s 600 days in sanctuary

To mark 600 days of living in sanctuary, Rosa Sabido is hosting a vigil at the Mancos United Methodist Church on Saturday afternoon. Sabido, who has lived in the United States for over 30 years,...

DATE: March 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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