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District basketball skills championship crowns winners

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015
DENVER--The Alamosa Optimist Club is pleased to announce the winners of this year's Colorado/Wyoming Optimist Tri-Star Basketball Skills District Championship that was held on Saturday, April 4 in Denver.
In January, more than 100 boys and girls from Alamosa and surrounding communities competed locally against youth of their own age in six age groups, 8 through 13, for a chance
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MVPD reserve officer arrested

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015
MONTE VISTA--On Friday, April 17, 2015 at approximately 8 a.m., officers from the Monte Vista Police Department were called to the 400 block of Franklin Street regarding a domestic disturbance.

Upon arrival, officers were contacted by a 31-year-old female, who stated that her boyfriend had pushed her down a flight of stairs. The female was treated at Rio Grande
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El Dreamer to perform against domestic violence

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015


MONTE VISTA, The event is a collaboration between Grip Alot Records, Varrio Star Records, F.R.E.S.H Promotions, 719 Monte Radio and It Can Happen Woman's Empowerment Group. It Can Happen is an organization dedicated to spreading a message against domestic violence and encouraging women to seek help to remove themselves from abusive relationships. The sponsors aim to promote artists
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Teen killed in mock accident

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015

MONTE VISTA-- An unsupervised mock after-prom party resulted in a lethal accident last Thursday morning. Students from Monte Vista High School were killed and sustained severe bodily injuries as a result of the crash.
Emergency personnel arrived on the scene and desperately tried to help the students survive. Monte Vista firefighters had to use the Jaws of Life to
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City increases monthly sewer rates

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015

MONTE VISTA-- A resolution increasing monthly sewer rates was approved by the Monte Vista City Council at the April 16 meeting. The rate increase will be effective immediately. The base sewer rate will be raised from $10.20 to $18.39 for metered customers and from $35.70 to $43.89 for unmetered customers.
The increase in sewer rates is a result
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County commissioners rescind impact fees

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 15th, 2015

DEL NORTE--The Rio Grande County Commissioners voted unanimously to rescind building impact fees until such time as they are deemed necessary, effective immediately. Commissioner Karla Shriver expressed she wanted to ensure that Rio Grande County was viewed as builder-friendly, and Commissioner Pam Bricker stated that the perception is that Rio Grande County is an unfriendly county to do business
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Smokey kicks off ‘Week of the Young Child’

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 15th, 2015

MONTE VISTA--The famous Smokey the Bear visited Monte Vista Headstart on Thursday, April 9 to kick off the national "Week of the Young Child."
Smokey was accompanied by his good friend Ronnie the Ranger. The duo gave the children a presentation on how to be careful with campfires, instructed them on the proper techniques to extinguish campfires and taught
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Cinderella made it to the ball...

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 15th, 2015
Photos by Anthony Guerrero
The Vali 3 Movie Theater hosted a ball this past weekend during the screening of Disney's Cinderella. Children and adults dressed up as their favorite characters from the movie.
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9Health Fair returns to Monte Vista

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 15th, 2015

MONTE VISTA--Residents of the Monte Vista community opting to maintain a healthy lifestyle and checking the status of their body's vital functions were thrilled to visit the 9Health Fair. The fair, which has high name recognition due to its media partner, the 9News network, visited Monte Vista on Friday, April 10 and Saturday, April 11 from 7 to 11
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