Archives of The Montrose Mirror


Mirror Issue 481

May 16, 2022

Paul Arbogast reports on the RE1J Board of Education meeting...Mirror staff report: The cost of everything keeps going up...Twyla Righter column...Lauren Ruddell: Your Brain on Nature....


Mirror Issue 480

May 9, 2022

Montrose County Approves Dog Ordinance...Councilor Ulibarri asks City staff for dollar amount spent on roads, sidewalks...


Mirror Issue 479

May 2, 2022

Paul Arbogast reports on Montrose County School District RE1J Work Session...Box Cox writes about Wayne Aspinall and his legacy...City prepares mud course next to Chipeta Road....


Mirror Issue 478

April 25, 2022

City Council hears water update, citizen urges City of Montrose to minimize dwelling EMF exposure...


Mirror Issue 477

April 18, 2022

RE1J Board of Education hears update from Vista Charter School, votes to create new Black Canyon High School...


Mirror Issue 476

April 11, 2022

City votes to purchase Wells Fargo Building in meeting one day before Council election, Councilor J. David Reed announces plans to partner with CMU, Charlestowne Hotels on historic City Hall building....


Mirror Issue 475

April 4, 2022

Plan Ahead for Safe Spring Burning...Sellers' Market Heats up with High Prices, Low Inventory...


Mirror Issue 474

March 28, 2022

RE1J Board of Education Hears Update on Master Capital Improvements Plan...City of Montrose plans to purchase former Wells Fargo Building...


Mirror Issue 473

March 21, 2022

MURA meeting, Montrose County hears from citizens, City of Montrose awards design contract for West Main revitalization...


Mirror Issue 472

March 14, 2022

RE1J Schools...MEDC Annual Meeting...Carole Ann McKelvey's Rocky Mt. Cravings...Kate Burke on Shady Ladies & Saloons...


Mirror Issue 470

February 28, 2022

BOCC approves new Commissioner Districts...DMEA Institutes Best Financial Practices...letters to the editor, regional news briefs...


Mirror Issue 468

February 14, 2022

Montrose Police officially close Zach Pace case...Ben Alexander demands transparency from RE1J Schools...BOCC holds executive session with Hospital Board...


Mirror Issue 467

February 7, 2022

Historian Bob Cox on Roller, Bowler Ball...Magic Circle Players' Lisa Rediger on the importance of live theatre...


Mirror Issue 466

January 31, 2022

DMEA...RE1J Schools approve replacement mascots...No relief in sight for restaurants as costs, Omicron soar...Jack Switzer visits the Healthy Rhythm Gallery's new location...


Mirror Issue 465

January 24, 2022

News on MURA, City & County government, Double Barrel Taco Trivia night, letters to the Editor...regional news briefs...


Mirror Issue 465

January 24, 2022

News on MURA, City & County government, Double Barrel Taco Trivia night, letters to the Editor...regional news briefs...


Mirror Issue 464

January 17, 2022

Senior citizens ask MPD for help with crime, nonresidents at San Juan Apts...RE1J Board of Education updates committee assignments...


Mirror Issue 463

January 10, 2022

BOCC Proclaims Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, City Contracts for North Connect Trail Restfoom, Regional News Briefs and more......


Mirror Issue 462

January 5, 2022

The news on housing shortages...how you can help the Lighthouse Shelter and Shepherd's Hand...Little Free libraries in Montrose...."Tintypes" comes to Magic Circle Stage...


Mirror Issue 461

December 27, 2021

Montrose Postmaster advises checking your mailbox daily to avoid package theft...Ring in the New Year with Montrose Flair...Like rest of U.S., Montrose sees ongoing shortage of rental cars...


Mirror Issue 460

December 20, 2021

Montrose County hears annual Public Safety Sales Tax Report...RE1J Board of Education hears CDE Mill Levy correction presentation...


Mirror Issue 459

December 13, 2021

City of Montrose takes corrective action after audit findings...Rev. Arlyn Macdonald on the true spirit of Christmas...Twyla Righter brings humor to the season...


Mirror Issue 458

December 6, 2021

Gail Marvel reports on DMEA...Carole McKelvey reports on the development at the former LP plant on US 50...


Mirror Issue 457

November 29, 2021

City Attorney exits after midcycle review...Self Advocacy, research, skepticism advisable when it comes to adult guardianships and conservatorships...


Mirror Issue 456

November 22, 2021

Montrose County to update County Road Map after 70 years...City approves Stryker land swap, Hub at Montrose Crossing...


Mirror Issue 455

November 15, 2021

RE1J Board asks District to pause plans to terminate noncompliant staff over serial testing policy...


Mirror Issue 454

November 8, 2021

Thank you to all of our nation's veterans...letters to the Editor...regional news briefs...


Mirror Issue 453

November 1, 2021

DMEA brings more transparency to the table...City acquires former Bullock power plant...Historian Bob Cox on Colorado County Lines...


Mirror Issue 452

October 25, 2021

Bell, Bynum push back as MURA Board tries to hit brakes on spending...Montrose County greenlights Airport improvements...


Mirror Issue 451

October 18, 2021

RE1J hears Mascot replacement update...County Manager presents recommended budget for 2022....


Mirror Issue 450

October 11, 2021

MURA board approves new promissory note with City...BOCC Honors 4H program and approves subgrantee agreement with revitalized MADA organization...


Mirror Issue 449

October 4, 2021

DMEA not seeing budgeted drop in coal revenues...RE1J interviews two for vacant District D seat...Board of Education hears update on Facilities Master Plan...


Mirror Issue 448

September 27, 2021

City enacts moratorium on certain gaming businesses, hears ARP spending update...Council approves grant application for pocket park improvements...


Mirror Issue 447

September 20, 2021

Citizens address RE1J Board of Education...County approves $33M in airport upgrades, hears Health Dept. update...Lauren Hall Ruddell on finding wellness post COVID...


Mirror Issue 446

September 13, 2021

Community gathers to remember 911...Volunteers from across the state converge to build trails in Montrose...


Mirror Issue 445

September 6, 2021

DMEA dogged by transparency issues, staff exits...Honey Acre Farms produce stand brings taste of the valley to your table...


Mirror Issue 443

August 23, 2021

Electric Hills Trail system...MURA Update by Gail Marvel...City hears water resources outlook with State Rep. Marc Catlin, Tri County Water's Mike Berry....


Mirror Issue 442

August 16, 2021

Concerned citizens address RE1J Board of Education...Paul Arbogast Op/Ed on City Manager's Public "jokes"...Chamber Music returns to Ouray...


Mirror Issue 441

August 9, 2021

DMEA deactivates Bullock substation after 2nd lightning arrester fails...Council approves permits for three mobile home parks...Council approves MURA Change order, PSST contact amendment....


Mirror Issue 440

August 2, 2021

DMEA faced with financial debacle after Elevate underestimates costs of Cedar Mesa Project...City to consider MURA change order today...


Mirror Issue 439

July 26, 2021

Montrose County Fair Schedule of Events...Kathryn R. Burke Silver Stage Arts...A Fresh Point of View with Jack Switzer...


Mirror Issue 438

July 19, 2021

City of Montrose sees shortage of seasonal workers for parks, open space...Ouray businesses struggle with staffing, town looks at workforce housing measures...


Mirror Issue 437

July 12, 2021

It's game on as Montrose Rec celebrates July as Park & Recreation month...City & County government...Paul Arbogast previews the 2021 Montrose County Fair...


Mirror Issue 436

July 5, 2021

Alpine Bank Celebrates 20 years in Montrose...Montrose Fourth of July parade photos by Paul Arbogast...Historian Bob Cox on Hatching Some History...


Mirror Issue 435

June 28, 2021

RE1J Board of Education hears Mascot update...DMEA restructures board...Montrose County Names Jon Waschbusch as sole finalist for County Manager job...


Mirror Issue 434

June 21, 2021

Gail Marvel writes on the DMEA Annual Meeting and Montrose Urban Renewal Authority...Paul Arbogast revisits America, ...


Mirror Issue 433

June 14, 2021

Homeowner, 71, pepper sprayed by City of Montrose Code officer in yard dispute...RE1J Board of Education approves negotiated settlement with UVEA...


Mirror Issue 432

June 7, 2021

City and County government...Letters to the Editor...Regional news briefs....Local events calendar....


Mirror Issue 431

May 31, 2021

Staffing shortages persist post pandemic... DMEA Regular Meeting...Main & Vine Now Open on Main...


Mirror Issue 430

May 24, 2021

RE1J Board of EducationUVEA Contract Negotiations....Montrose senior objects to being asked to box up belongings...


Mirror Issue 429

May 17, 2021

RE1J Board of Education tours new outdoor campus...teacher contract negotiations ...


Mirror Issue 428

May 10, 2021

City Councilor Dave Bowman steps down...LaNoue Dubois Winery now open on Trout Road...