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Colorful kitties! These three kittens are 4 months old. They are all female and would make great mousers. Summer hours, Monday through Friday 10 a.m....

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Sheriff’s Blotter

Theft of marijuana and laptop

Sunday, July 20

The victim of the burglary said he left his home at 6 p.m. the night before and his brother arrived home at 1:30 a.m., and it was during this time the burglary occurred. He told the deputy both he and his brother held medical marijuana cards and have several plants at their house. When his brother returned home, the front door was open. The latch on the door could be pushed open. They noticed several of their marijuana plants were missing or damaged. While cleaning up, they noticed a laptop computer also was missing. They told...

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Thank you letters

Family of Bob Likes extends gratitude

The family of Bob Likes would like to express sincere gratitude to all who shared their kindness and thoughtfulness during our loss. We would like to thank all who prepared food,...

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Community Calendar

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July 25–27

Mancos Days events will be held in Boyle Park and around town during the three-day festival. Events will start at 9:30 a.m. Friday with a kids parade and conclude with water fights Sunday. A schedule at...

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Clubs and organizations

Dolores youth earns Eagle Scout badge

It took seven years, but Evan Moore of Boy Scout Troop 518, chartered by the Mancos Hose Company No. 1, reached a goal by earning his Eagle Scout badge.

The final step in the process was his Eagle project, refurbishing the walking bridge at Mancos State Park.

Evan began his tenure with the Boy Scouts as a Tiger Cub in first grade in Cub Scout Pack 516, chartered with the Methodist Church in Dolores. In fifth grade, he completed Cub Scouts by earning the Arrow of Light and transferred to the Mancos Troop, since there was not a...

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