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Montrose Girls High School is well known for its prowess in delivering high quality education, Montrose High School needs no preface in the academic sphere ...

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 ...

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 ...

Student Spotlight, Feb. 16, 2019  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Grand Junction High School graduate Mary King was named to the fall 2018 semester dean's list at Colorado School of Mines.

Local Student Finalist In Nationwide Science Talent Search

Local Student Finalist In Science Talent Search - Montrose-La Crescenta, CA - The Crescenta Valley High School senior is one of 40 finalists selected from a ...

'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 ...

Make some (beautiful) noise | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

When Mckinley Nichols was told she was going to be singing soprano instead of alto, her first thought was no — but it turned into an unexpected opportunity.

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 ...

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.

'Do your job' | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

When the Montrose High School football team steps onto the field at 7 tonight to battle Dakota Ridge, it'll be the first time this group of players has hosted a.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Montrose School District Enhances School Safety  WesternSlopeNow

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

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.

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.

'Never had to wake him up' | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Ryan King — and his mother, Suzi — never thought he would go on to swim for a college team. But his father, Mike, always had an inkling, especially when.

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 ...

The battle of undefeated teams | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School football team has a tough task ahead tonight.

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.

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

MHS finishes regular season strong on senior night  Montrose Daily Press

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

BOYS2MEN program hosts MHS NJROTC students | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

When Mykel McClure sees the American flag, it reminds him of his family's *service* to their country.

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.

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 ...

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.

Montrose students start petition for security increase

MONTROSE, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- After the deadly shooting massacre at a high school in Florida two week ago, some students from Montrose High School are ...

These Colorado high schools produced the most Harvard, Princeton and MIT grads  Denver Business Journal

A new report examines the Colorado high schools that sent the most alums to the top-three-ranked universities on U.S. News & World Report's latest list: No.

Marjane Lynn Trehal | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Marjane Trehal, age 65, of Colona, CO passed away peacefully while visiting her step-daughter in Colorado Springs on November 21, 2018.

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.

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.

Montrose High School briefly on lockdown for "police situation;" all students safe

According to a post on the district's website, students at Montrose High School were on lockdown for about 10 minutes Friday morning for a “police situation.”

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.

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.

Edwin L. Macy | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Edwin L. Macy was born June 27, 1930, to Merle E. and Ruth G. Macy in Montrose, Colorado. He spent his childhood in Montrose, graduating from Montrose ...

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 ...

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 ...

MHS rolls in 30-point win over Denver South  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School football team's biggest star Friday night wasn't any one player. It was an entire unit — one that's been consistent all year.

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, ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Roger Kent Neely | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Roger Kent Neely. Longtime Delta resident, Roger Kent Neely, passed away Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 at his home in Delta, Colorado. He was 73 years old.

Montrose police arrest 2 students in separate threat incidents

The Montrose Police Department investigated a threat made by a private school student Thursday morning, and one student was arrested.

Cassandra (Jones) Neill | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

On Dec. 4, 2018, Cassie (Cassandra) Neill of Katy, Texas, went to be with her Lord and Savior.

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 ...

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 ...

Montrose teen to co-star on MTV series  Montrose Daily Press

When Montrose teen Lexi Tatman found out she was pregnant last year, she said she felt scared and very alone.

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.”

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Students' initiative brings TEDx conference to Montrose | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Katelynn Schwerdtfeger was struck by what she heard from her peers while attending school in Columbia, Missouri.

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.

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.

TEDx Montrose 2018 proves successful | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Before taking the stage Wednesday in Montrose High School's Auxiliary Gym, freshman Janel Culver did her breathing exercises. She might have been nervous, ...

Prep sports roundup | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

MHS XC boys take first; girls second. Montrose High School's Sean Graff and his team have just begun to pick up where they left off during last year's cross ...

Richard (Dick) Deines  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose: Richard D. Deines, age 70, passed away Thursday April 19th, 2018 at his home in Satsuma, Florida. Dick was born December 8, 1947 in Rifle, CO, ...

MHS Color Guard dazzles coach at state | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

A first-year Montrose High School color guard coach's passion for the performance sport pushed her team to new heights recently.

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 ...

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 ...

INDIANS RIDING HOT STREAK | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

When the Montrose High School baseball team's bats come alive, even the players themselves can't help but be fans of what's happening on the field from the ...

MHS hosts 'fun' XC meet before regionals | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose Relays interval format is different from other cross country races due to its laid-back nature. Runners were even invited to wear costumes while ...

NEW ERA for Montrose football | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

... • Mertens plans to be coach at MHS for long time. • Montrose hosts Fruita in season opener. • Former coach praises Montrose, but wants to win. As Brett ...

Kanan Edward Mills | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Kanan Edward Mills entered this world on March 5, 1991, to his adoring parents Herb Mills and Audrey Sly. He spent the early years of his childhood in Denver, ...

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.

Local briefs, Jan. 12, 2019 | Briefs  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

School bus crashes on Douglas Pass. A snowy school bus crash on Douglas Pass resulted in minor injuries Friday morning, according to the Colorado State ...

City Council candidate Q&A — At-Large seat: Barbara Bynum  Montrose Daily Press

Q: How many years have you been in the Montrose community? Are you a native/originally from Montrose? If not, how did you end up here?

City moves toward removing restrictions on alcohol ordinance for restaurants  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose City Council unanimously voted Tuesday, 5-0, on an ordinance that would remove a restriction on distance between a school campus and an ...

James E. (Jim) Flowers | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Jim Flowers passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, after a lengthy illness.

Terrell earns scholarship to Central College | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

When it comes to basketball, Montrose High School hoopster Kade Terrell's work ethic is unparalleled. He has spent hours in the gym, putting up thousands ...

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.

Montrose High School mourns the loss of a classmate, bullying may be to blame  KKCO-TV

MONTROSE, Colo. Family and friends of a Montrose High School student say bullying pushed her to take her own life Tuesday afternoon. Those close to Cait ...

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.

Jim R. Kerschner | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Jim Kerschner, 63, peacefully passed away Saturday, December 16th in his home. He bravely battled renal cancer for almost two years. True to his personality, ...

Indians conquer Olympians | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Going into this season, Eli Evans didn't know whether he was going to play varsity or JV football for Montrose High School.

Montrose's Alex named SWL co-player of the year  Montrose Daily Press

Sean Alex may have been the last to learn he came away with a big honor when the Southwestern All-Conference boys soccer teams were announced early ...

Montrose High NJROTC team wins state drill meet third year in a row  Montrose Daily Press

Morning, evening or night, senior Kendrick Richardson will more than likely be found at Montrose High School.

Montrose hires assistant city manager | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

The City of Montrose announced Thursday the selection of a new assistant city manager.

Assistant city manager to 'take time away'  The Daily Planet

Montrose Assistant City Manager Rob Joseph, who joined the City of Montrose as an intern through the Colorado Department of Local Affairs' Best and Brightest ...

Fun time at camp | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

When Jenna Holyfield looks back on her tennis career, she wishes she had an outlet for the sport before she entered the Montrose High School girls program.

Pagosa Springs downs Montrose in 2OT | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Although the Montrose High School boys basketball team lost in double overtime to Pagosa Springs Friday, the youthfulness of the Indians gave them a fighting ...

Local filmmakers put Paonia under the lens | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

After an initial meeting, it doesn't take long for anyone to see Matt Jenkins' love and passion for movies. Entering his Montrose County School District office, ...

Montrose icon set to close | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

David DeVinny grew up surrounded by beautiful jewelry and the hard work required to build a business around it. He helped his father, George, run the family ...

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