Rodney Atkins To Headline 2017 Olathe Sweet Corn Fest 
Country Legend & Legendary West Slope Corn a Sweet Deal for Families In fields across the region, delicious ears of Olathe Sweet sweet corn are growing taller with each hot, sunny day and cool night…set to reach their flavorful peak just...
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Latest Montrose Mirror

Read the entire PDF Issue 226, published June 26, 2017. Articles covering the greater Montrose area include: Rodney Atkins, Olathe Corn, Residents Express Concerns, More Funding for LGP AG Efficiency Projects, and much more...

Latest Western Weekend Blast

Read the entire PDF Issue 61, published June 16, 2017. Coverage includes: Weekend, Business, and Cultural Events, Summer Fun In Delta, Meter Price Changes In Effect For Downtown GJ, Top Secret Tips & Tricks, and much more...

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Buy, sell and announce houses, rentals, jobs, cars, events, garage sales, services and more with the Mirror's new classified ads by zobi.mobi - best of all, right now it's free to advertise. Click here to dive in...

Nonpartisan Health Care Presentation Free To The Public 

In Washington, D.C., health care is a political hot potato. For most Americans, it’s also a matter of life and death. On June 25, Bob Semro, a retired Colorado Healthy Policy Analyst, will speak at 3PM at the Paradise Theatre in Paonia, about “Opening...

City And Colorado Outdoors Announce Deal With Marriott 

The City of Montrose, in partnership with Colorado Outdoors LLC, is pleased to announce that Glacier House Hotels has signed a letter of intent to bring a 100-room Marriott Towne Place to the new Colorado Outdoors development in Montrose. Though specific...

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Read all of the latest posts to the Mirror's Facebook page for up-to-the-minute news, views, events, letters to the editor, and much more.

Montrose Regional Crimestoppers Helps The Good Guys

In just three years, Montrose Regional Crimestoppers has helped stop local criminals in their tracks. Crimestoppers has paid out $6,000 in rewards, resolved at least 62 crimes and helped bring about more than 20 arrests–serving as an example of...

Third Annual Ridgway Bass Tournament Set For July 7-30

The third annual smallmouth bass tournament at Ridgway State Park is scheduled for July 7-30, giving anglers nearly a month to fill their creels and to vie for more than $8,000 in prizes. No entry fee is required for the tournament and the more smallmouth...

Houses Of Worship: Victory Baptist Church

The parking lot at Victory Baptist Church was packed on April 2, 2107, but the auditorium was surprisingly empty. However, once Sunday school for children and adults was dismissed the auditorium quickly filled to more than 200.  Don Stott, a man in his...

City Moves Forward With Cerise Amphitheater 

Montrose City Council Work Session Discussion Items for June 5, 2017:  Cerise Park Amphitheater – Councilman Dave Bowman, Rotary President-Elect Mark Plantz and Senior Planner Garry Baker.  The committee, a group numbering 12-15 people, has met twice....

Stroup Sworn In As Ridgway Chief Marshal 

Tammy Stroup, a 1990 Montrose High School graduate, took the oath of office as the Town of Ridgway Chief Marshal on Monday, June 5.  Stroup’s law enforcement career began in 2001 at Pueblo, where she worked as a lead victim’s advocate. Her...

Forest Service Releases Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement For West Elk Coal Mine

The U.S. Forest Service, along with cooperating agencies, Bureau of Land Management, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, and Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety announce the availability of the Supplemental Draft Environmental...

Henderson Raises Concerns Over Hospital Litigation In Brief Meeting 

Three members of the community stepped up to address the Montrose Board of County Commissioners during the time for public comment at the regular meeting on June 5. Wayne Quade suggested that the County increase its participation in local Earth Week festivities....

Non-profit Economy Thriving On Main Street 

With a third non-profit retail shop opening on Montrose’s Main Street, the local not-for-profit “business” economy appears to be gaining strength. Habitat for Humanity of the San Juans, which helps families and individuals achieve affordable...

Ranch Sorting Event Showcases Affordable Fun 

A five-man arena ranch sorting practice is scheduled for June 10 at the Montrose County Fairgrounds. The session will take place from Noon to 2 p.m. and admission is free to spectators.  Ranch Sorting, a nationally recognized sport, originated on cattle...

Councilor Failed To Disclose Shared Vacations 

A reader’s tip led the Montrose Mirror to inquire about a potential conflict of interest with City Councilman Rex Swanson and the land swap between the city and the Adamson Family Trust.  Background:  An agenda item for the April 3, 2017 city...

City To Mirror: $100 For Copies Of 3 Council Emails 

There is a question of transparency in the City of Montrose as municipal business appears to be taking place behind closed doors, through emails and on the telephone.  The week of March 13, Montrose City Manager Bill Bell phoned councilmembers and proposed...

Bobcat Jack To Headline 1st Blues In The Park 

It began with a chance conversation with a traveler. When West End RV Park owner Lloyd Delgado got to talking with a man who pulled off the road to dump a tank, Delgado quickly learned that the man was none other than Blues legend Bobcat Jack, returning...