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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

Monte Vista Middle School honors hard work, excellence

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 22nd, 2016
MONTE VISTA-- On Thursday, Nov. 3, Thomas Tichy, principal of Monte Vista Middle School announced the recipients for hardest working and outstanding students for the 2016-2017 first quarter school year. The students were as follows:
6th grade
Hardest Working: Kahilee Herrera and Esteban Lujan
Outstanding Student: Sydney Riggenbach and Memphis Garcia
7th grade
Hardest Working: Nevah Gomez and James Gillum

Flying W Wrangler coming to M.V.

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 22nd, 2016
MONTE VISTA--The Flying W Wranglers have been performing music for over 63 years, making them the second oldest Western Music group in the world and they will once again be playing at the Monte Vista Holiday Festival on Saturday, Dec. 3 at Central Auditorium, 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the Monte Vista Information

Public works keeps busy with projects

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 22nd, 2016
MONTE VISTA--Public Works Director Rob Vance attended the Thursday, Nov. 17 meeting of the Monte Vista City Council. Vance took the opportunity to update the council members on the public works department's ongoing projects and their progress.
Vance began by saying the sewer collection and improvement project is winding down. Unfortunately, there were issues that are requiring RMS Utilities

Students traveling to inauguration

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 22nd, 2016
MONTE VISTA-- Approximately 30 Monte Vista Middle School students ranging in age and grade level from sixth through eighth grades will be attending the presidential inauguration of President-elect Donald J. Trump.
The "Pirates for President" as the students have chosen to call their group, have worked hard throughout election year to raise funds for a historic trip. During 2016

Sargent School accredited with distinction

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 22nd, 2016
MONTE VISTA--The Colorado Department of Education has given the title of "accredited with distinction" to the Sargent School District. Tina Goar of the Colorado Department of Education presented a plaque to Sargent administrators and staff during a special dinner on Monday, Nov. 14 at Dos Rios.

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