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PirateBots named ‘best rookie team’

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 7th, 2016
MONTE VISTA--This fall, the Monte Vista High School PirateBot Robotics Team received the "Best Rookie Team" Award at the SoCO BEST (Boosting Engineering Science & Technology) Robotics "Bet the Farm 2016" Competition at TSJC in Trinidad.
This year, the nation-wide competition was themed "Bet the Farm" and involved building a robot to accomplish numerous agriculture simulations, including turning on

MV IT addresses security

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 7th, 2016
MONTE VISTA--Monte Vista's new IT department headed by Jim Belknap continues to be hard at work and improving the technological aspects of city business. Belknap attended the Thursday, Dec. 1 city council meeting and announced that he has now taken on the role of the Local Agency Security Officer (LASO) between the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Monte

Monte Vista imagines Christmas future

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 7th, 2016
MONTE VISTA-- The community of Monte Vista celebrated the beginning of the season with the annual Holiday Festival on Friday, Dec. 2 and Saturday, Dec. 3. The two-day festival was well attended and helped create many more memories for citizens.
The festival with the theme "A Glimpse Into Christmas Future" began on Friday with the start of holiday bazaar

Kiwanis present dictionaries to third grade

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
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Last Monday, Nov. 21 Mary Baumfalk and Colette Skeff present dictionaries to the third grade classes at Bill Metz Elementary School donated by the Monte Vista Kiwanis Club.

‘A Glimpse at Christmas Future’ headed to M.V.

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
MONTE VISTA--This year's Monte Vista Holiday Festival will be held on Friday, Dec. 2 and Saturday, Dec. 3; the theme is "A Glimpse at Christmas Future."
Friday from 12-7 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., the Monte Vista Chamber of Commerce will host a holiday bazaar at the Church of Nazarene, complete with pictures with the Grinch on Saturday.

City council holds regular meeting

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
MONTE VISTA--The Monte Vista City Council met for their regular session meeting on Thursday, Nov. 17. Here are some of the top issues and actions from the meeting.

The Monte Vista High School after-prom committee submitted a letter requesting the city donate the use of the Ski Hi facility for the event and that the rental fee

MVPD has security concerns

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
MONTE VISTA-- The current Monte Vista Police Department, as well as the old building which used to house the department and is still used, are both causes of security concerns for law enforcement. There has recently been an incident of a burglary and another of a man with a gun in these facilities.
Police Chief Evan Lopez informed the

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