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Douglas Gerald Collins | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Douglas Gerald Collins of Ninnekah, OK was born February 12, 1935 in Delta, CO to Paul and Lillian Irene (Reilly) Collins. He passed from this life March 17, ...

Dunkin' Donuts/Baskin-Robbins opens Monday | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose will soon be running on Dunkin'. Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin Robbins will start operations Monday in Montrose, according to a press release. The site ...

West Slope to get Wrestlers in Business Network chapter  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Kevin Brooks can trace his success in business back to when he was on a state champion wrestling team at Montrose High School back in the mid 1970s.

Montrose High School Bus Accident  WesternSlopeNow

Officials from the Montrose County School District say an activities bus from Montrose High School was involved in an accident on Friday morning. No one on the ...

Montrose High School A cappella group heading to semi-finals in Texas  KKCO-TV

The Montrose High School A Cappella group just won their quarter finals in Arizona. Now they're heading to the semi-finals which will be on March 9th in Texas.

Pair of four-run innings propels Great Lakes past Bowling Green

MIDLAND, Mich. – Two innings of offense was all the Loons needed on Saturday afternoon to pull off the 8-3 win over Bowling Green at Dow Diamond.

Spirit set to face Guelph in first ever Western Conference Championship Series

The Western Conference Championship series of the 2019 OHL playoffs is officially set. After a reverse sweep of top-seeded London, Guelph will advance to the ...

Bersano seeking re-election to Chandler council  Chandler Brownsboro

Two seats on the Chandler City Council will be decided with the May 4 election as voters are tasked to choose between three candidates. Incumbents Marshall ...

Montrose prepares to end Loveland's perfect season | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

If someone asked Chris Eckerman earlier this year if the Montrose High School football team would go 11-1 and host a semifinal game, he wouldn't have ...

MCSD continues to improve school safety | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Over the past year, the Montrose County School District has prioritized safety of the students and staff.

Indians hope to continue hot streak at home  Montrose Daily Press

Brett Mertens' Montrose High School football team isn't just undefeated; it has gained statewide attention, and Mertens has the spotlight.

Alex's 5 goals propels team to W | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Sean Alex knew to have a shot at making it to the playoffs, the Montrose High School soccer team had to stay aggressive and earn a win during Thursday's ...

Beecher's Jalen Terry commits to Michigan State

Beecher point guard Jalen Terry announced his commitment to Michigan State on Twitter Tuesday night. The 5-foot-10 guard averaged 22. 5 points, seven ...

'Nothing like playing at home' | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School football players and coaches aren't singing their own praises after a close, dramatic road win over Grand Junction Central to start the ...

Vaping 101 | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose youths are vaping at higher rates than anywhere in the nation. School officials and community leaders believe education about these devices and their ...

Montrose School District Enhances School Safety  WesternSlopeNow

Montrose County School District RE-1J has taken their next steps in improving student safety.

Montrose may add language to stem tide of teen vaping  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The city of Montrose aims to add language to its public tobacco smoking ban to prohibit youth from using vaporizers and electronic cigarettes — an idea ...

Indians hope to wrangle in Mustangs | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Painted on the west end Montrose High School football field bleachers are the years the Indians secured their league title. It's been a bit of dry spell — the last.

There the MHS band goes again | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School marching band has practiced in the blistering heat, spent hours upon hours rehearsing, and now it's preparing to play non-stop for 10 ...

MHS girls soccer rallies in second half to win first home game  Montrose Daily Press

Only three games into the season, the Montrose High School girls soccer team has shown it can win in different ways.

Six-run sixth inning sparks MHS softball win  Montrose Daily Press

When Elle Edeker took the mound, coming in as relief for her Montrose High School softball team, Cedaredge looked like it had all the momentum.

Biggest wrestling tourney on the Western Slope comes to Montrose  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose's wrestling tradition starts at the middle school level.

Anti-bullying YouTuber to speak to parents | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

According to Josh Drean, on a psychological level, kids will do almost anything for a sense of belonging and significance.

2nd-quarter blitz by Mullen ends season for Montrose  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

MONTROSE — The 2018-2019 Montrose High School girls basketball team accomplished a lot.

Montrose had a dominant wrestling squad | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose High School had one of the best amateur wrestling programs in the state of Colorado, during an era when the sport had reached its height of ...

MHS girls lacrosse learning as new varsity program  Montrose Daily Press

As a new varsity program, the Montrose High School girls lacrosse team isn't solely driven by wins or losses, but rather, player development and becoming ...

State playoffs set for MHS basketball teams | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Dates for the Montrose High School basketball playoff games have been set, and the boys and girls teams will both host a game this week.

MHS girls swim team wants to return to state  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School girls swimming team hopes to get back to the state meet this season after sending relay teams and an individual a year ago.

Montrose Council Debate Modifying Alcohol Ordinance  WesternSlopeNow

Just down the street from Montrose High School, students can find a local coffee shop, a sandwich shop, and now potentially a taco shop that serves alcoholic ...

Greater Flint African American Sports Hall of Fame inducts 2019 class

Class of 2019. Darryl Johnson. Todd Lyght. Morris Peterson. Andre Weathers. MaliVai Washington. Deanna Nolan. 1978-81 Flint Northern Girls' Basketball ...

David Schlauger | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

David Schlauger, of Montrose Colorado, passed away in his home on Oct. 2, 2018. He graduated from Montrose High School, received his Master's Degree from ...

MHS football onto the second round of the playoffs  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School versus Dakota Ridge football game came to a boiling point in the fourth quarter of Friday's MHS 26-14 first-round state playoff win.

How a frail Montrose lad became the first four-time wrestling champ  Montrose Daily Press

When Bob Thompson went out for wrestling as a seventh grader in 1954, the Montrose High School Indians were building a reputation as one of the best teams ...

A lifetime of coaching | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Whenever a snowstorm hit Montrose during the track and field season, longtime coach Vic Kintz would shovel the first two lanes so the students would be able to ...

Montrose High School student arrested after Facebook threat  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A 16-year-old Montrose High School student was arrested Sunday after allegedly starting a Facebook Messenger thread making threats against the school.

Loveland runs past Montrose  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

MONTROSE — It was the running game that helped get Montrose into the Class 4A state semifinal game Saturday afternoon.

15-year losing streak snapped | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

A late first-half pick-six proved to be the fuel the Montrose High School football team needed to snap a losing streak against Palisade that's lasted since 2003.

Margaret Kathleen Hilton Green | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Margaret Kathleen Hilton Green passed away at the age of 75 on Jan. 7, 2019, at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose.

MHS freshman girls wrestler has impressed | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Kierstin Myers has set a few precedents in her first year with the Montrose High School wrestling team.

Montrose High graduation gets new venue | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

When weather took a turn for the worst during the Montrose High School graduation ceremony in 2009, graduates and their families had to pile into the Lloyd ...

Henry Mike Martinez (Hank) | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Henry M. Martinez (Hank) age 84 passes away in Salt Lake UT Hospital, with family & friends in attendance. Born in Montrose Colorado to Tony Lovato Martinez ...

MHS band strikes up another win | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

When Paige Coddington conditioned herself to play for the Montrose High School marching band, she was conditioning herself to live up to the hype and high ...

MHS boys golf team fundraising event on the horizon  Montrose Daily Press

Residents can hit the links to help raise funds for the reigning Montrose High School boys golf state champion team.

Running game carries Indians to win over GJ  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

MONTROSE — The Montrose High School football team has a large group of inexperienced players but they play with the same physical brand of football.

Montrose honors 4 seniors but falls to Junction | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Four Montrose High School senior wrestlers were honored before Wednesday's match against Grand Junction, but there was one notable grappler who didn't ...

All hail the chief | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

John Boughton was about two weeks into his retirement earlier this year when he received a phone call from a former Montrose High School student.

Montrose Modifies Alcohol Zoning Rules  WesternSlopeNow

The Montrose City Council has voted to modify current alcohol zoning rules to allow for the sale of some forms of alcohol in businesses that are closer than 500 ...

Prep roundup: Montrose highlights season with state golf title  The Daily Planet

High school student-athletes from Montrose to Telluride and Ridgway to Norwood are leaving an indelible mark on the fall sports season in 2018.

Montrose adapts to fit skills  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

There could be some growing pains for Montrose High School after losing 15 seniors from last season's playoff team.

Joe Eisaguirre | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Joe Eisaguirre, born Dec. 17, 1921, longtime Montrose, Colorado resident, died peacefully at the home of his son, Lew Eisaguirre, in Los Olivos, California on ...

Montrose wins close contest during final regular season game  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose-Fruita Monument girls hoops game Friday night was textbook Southwestern League basketball, according to Lady Indians coach Steve Skiff.

Indians win big in all-conference selections | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Before this year's Montrose High School football season, Chris Eckerman never carried the ball once for the Indians.

Jocey E. Field | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Memorial *service*- Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at Crippin Funeral Home Chapel, Montrose, Colorado.

Back to state | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

There was only one golfer Tuesday standing in the way of a third-straight individual regional title for Micah Stangebye. It happened to be his teammate Jordan ...

Rexford 'Jack' Smith | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Rexford “Jack” Smith, 91, of Warrensburg, Missouri, formerly of Montrose, Colorado, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 in Warrensburg.

Down goes Fruita | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Entering the Montrose High School's football game against Fruita Monument, MHS coach Brett Mertens thought the contest was going to be a tight, four-quarter ...

June Carolyn Mathes | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

June Carolyn Mathes was born on Feb. 17, 1934 to Albert Edgar Brickley & Grace Kathrine (Everly) Brickley in Davenport , Iowa. June graduated from Davenport ...

Light it up | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

After taking a year off, the Garden of Lights returns to the Montrose Botanic Gardens this holiday season. “When the sun goes down, it feels colder but it makes ...

Montrose graduates receive $338,000 in local scholarships | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Overwhelming support of the Montrose High School graduates from the community, family, and businesses was clearly evident Thursday, May 16, as over ...

MHS finishes regular season strong on senior night  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School football coaches pulled out a secret weapon Friday night.

MHS volleyball declaws Tigers at home | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Katie Sherwood did it all on the court. Throughout Tuesday's game against Grand Junction, she was either getting the crowd going with her emphatic spikes, ...

Montrose uses pair of 18-point quarters to put away Roaring Fork  Montrose Daily Press

The Lady Indians let the 3-pointers fly in route to a 30-point plus victory.

Two Montrose High School students arrested after making threats  KKCO-TV

Two students have been arrested in Montrose after allegedly joking about shooting up the high school there. That's according to the Montrose Daily Press.

MHS baseball standout going to the next level  Montrose Daily Press

Dustin Boone eats, breathes and sleeps baseball. When the Montrose High School catcher isn't competing in the sport — which he's played in since age 5 — in ...

Confident Lady Indians ready for second round of state playoffs  Montrose Daily Press

A first-round bye has helped the Montrose High School girls basketball team feel rested and confident for its first playoff opponent, said players and coaches ...

Bruce Lawrence Kelly | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Bruce Lawrence Kelly went to be with his Lord on Nov. 29 at Valley Manor Care Center, after a battle with cancer.

Aaron Antonio Gomez | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Born March 30, 1998, Aaron Antonio Gomez was raised in Montrose, Colorado. Aaron attended Johnson and Oak Grove elementary schools. He also attended ...

Hutto's career night helps Indians close out 2018 | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

If Southwestern League opponents didn't know about the Indians' Luke Hutto before Tuesday's game, they certainly do now.

Foundation honors Habitat for Humanity executive director | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose High School alumni Colleen Burke couldn't believe she was the one being singled out of her Class of 1989 earlier this month.

Damon A. Delaney | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Damon A. Delaney of Gilbert, Arizona, passed away suddenly on Dec. 20, 2018, he was 46 year old. Damon came into the world smiling and with a large voice.

Montrose schools will ramp up safety, superintendent says  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Montrose County School District Superintendent Steve Schiell wants to amplify security at schools and said it was a Kentucky school shooting in January that ...

2 MHS students arrested after allegedly joking about 'shooting up the school'  Montrose Daily Press

Two juvenile Montrose High School students were taken into custody Wednesday after allegedly making remarks about “shooting up the school.”

Lady Indians crown Coronado Tournament champs | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School girls basketball team left the Coronado Tournament in high spirits following a three-game sweep and a tourney title win to start the ...

7 MHS wrestlers head to state | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School wrestling team has seven state qualifiers — the most under coach Neil Samples — after the regional tournament, held Feb. 15-16 at ...

Montrose shortstop taking talent to collegiate level | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Some people may have said Montrose High School senior Jared Miller's chances of playing college ball were slim to none. Not because he isn't talented, but ...

Montrose Avalanche gets a kick from competition | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The Sunset Mesa Sports Complex was buzzing with activity over the weekend.

Mason McClenathan | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Mason McClenathan, 16, a Montrose High School student, died as a result of an accident. Memorial services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at ...

Get to know: Jenna Henry | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

A choir teacher, Henry is entering her third year at Montrose High School. After growing up in Colorado Springs, Henry moved to Arkansas for college. When the ...

Ellen Ann Smith | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Ellen Smith passed away at Montrose Memorial Hospital on March 10, 2019. She was 65. Ellen was born in Worland, Wyoming to Jim and Pat (Medinus) ...

Judy (De Julio) Lauer | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

On Sunday, February 24,2019, Judy Lauer, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed away in peace, surrounded by loved ones. She was 78.

Bonnie Lou Markham Murphy | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Bonnie Murphy went home to be with her Lord and Savior peacefully with her loving family at her side at her home in Montrose Saturday, Feb. 23.

Indians show grit  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

An aggressive approach by the Montrose High School football team set the Indians up to hold off the quick-strike abilities of the Central Warriors on Friday night.

It's deja vu all over again | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

... • Wareham was coach from 2009-2015. • Former skipper missed high school baseball. • Wright happy to have Wareham back. By Andrew Kiser.

Community gathers to discuss improving safety in schools  Montrose Daily Press

Stephen Schiell didn't start the Montrose County School District community input meeting about school safety on March 5 as the superintendent, but rather as a ...

Lady Indians dominate in first home meet | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School girls tennis team started its season strong, winning 5-1 during the Lady Indians home meet Thursday against Delta.

Pavlich steps down as MHS boys soccer coach  Montrose Daily Press

Fatherhood, being an assistant principal at Montrose High School as well as leading the MHS boys soccer team has taken up quite a bit of Jim Pavlich's time.

Better late than never | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Cauy Boulden couldn't be found on the gridiron his freshman and sophomore year; instead, he was either out hitting the links or not playing a sport at all.

Students share thoughts on safety changes | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Last year, schools in the Montrose County School District received a number of threats from students, which shook the community. In response, the district ...

RMN state recognizes top Colorado wrestlers in grades K-8  Montrose Daily Press

For the past decade, Rocky Mountain National Events has held regional qualifying tournaments for Colorado's best middle school wrestlers, culminating in state ...

Jean Ann Hast Sammons | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

It is with very heavy hearts we announce that Jean Ann Hast Sammons passed away unexpectedly on July 4, 2018 at Montrose Memorial Hospital comforted by ...

Montrose rallies to beat Central  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

In order to keep pace with Fruita Monument in the Southwestern League, Montrose needed a victory at Central on Tuesday.

Steven Ray Frigetto | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Steven Ray Frigetto passed away in his home in Montrose on Aug. 12, 2018, at the age of 62.

Campers to coaches | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Since Montrose High School girls basketball seniors Brenna Moss and Michaela Ladage were third graders, every May they could be found participating, one ...

Lady Indians ready to teach future hoops stars  Montrose Daily Press

If anyone is more enthusiastic for the last week of May than graduating seniors, it's probably the Montrose High School girls basketball players and head coach ...

Freshman thriving with climbing team after recovering from accident  Montrose Daily Press

When Kassie Yeager fell off a horse four years ago, breaking both of her arms, it meant she was limited in what sports she could play.

Battle of the bands at Stocker  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For six years in a row, the Palisade High School Marching Band has earned second place at the annual state competition.

'5,000 meters to make that happen' | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Sean Graff would rather forget last year's state cross country competition. He battled the flu — and a hope of placing in the top 10 was squashed. He finished in.

Ray William 'Bill' Ruybalid | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Ray William “Bill” Ruybalid was received with open arms from our Blessed Lord Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Bill was 67. Ray William “Bill” Ruybalid was born in ...

STEM branches out  The Daily Planet

What do you want to be when you grow up? Marilyn Jones of Telluride already knows: “I want to be an animator!” Jones, 9, is about to enter the fourth grade.

Montrose lacrosse team's struggles continue | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose High School boys lacrosse coach Keith Obsheatz has seen his team put on some brilliant quarters, but he hasn't witnessed a solid four-quarter ...

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