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Girls basketball youth camp on the horizon | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The annual Montrose High School girls basketball youth camp for third- through-eighth-graders will begin from 8 a.m. to noon, June 10-12 at Lloyd McMillan ...

Hitting wonders: Montrose catcher earns SWL Player of Year honors  Montrose Daily Press

When Montrose High School catcher Dustin Boone went up to the plate this past season, his chances of getting a hit came down to the flip of a coin.

Deceased teen was basketball player at Montrose High School  KKCO-TV

The Montrose County Sheriff's Office says a teen died after jumping into a canal to save his dog.

George Stephen Unrein | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

George Stephen Unrein went to be with Our Heavenly Father on May 20, 2019. He was surrounded by his loving family in the comfort of his home. While he ...

Top 5 spring sports moments | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

1. MHS baseball offense wows. The Montrose High School baseball team used a potent offense to become one of the most feared teams in Colorado.

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.

Montrose High School triple-jumper sets school record  Montrose Daily Press

Abbey Heide told herself Saturday was the day she would break the school record in the triple jump — a record she already tied earlier in the season.

Montrose High School swimmer reminisces past 4 seasons for Indians  Montrose Daily Press

Garth Knutson's talent on the Montrose High School boys swim team isn't only going to leave a big void on the roster next season, but his thoughtfulness and ...

Why the Montrose High School girls lacrosse team's win is historic  Montrose Daily Press

When the Montrose High School girls lacrosse team walked off the field Saturday, tears of joy streamed down a few of the players' faces.

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.

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 ...

Connor Matthew Imus | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

With deepest sorrow, we announce that Connor Matthew Imus, age 17, our most beloved son, brother, family member and friend passed suddenly on May 5, ...

Pavlich tapped as newly created MCSD director of safety, security  Montrose Daily Press

School safety has always been on Jim Pavlich's mind, but in light of the occurrence of mass school shootings, he realized student security is an around-the-clock ...

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 ...

Remembering Connor Imus | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Hundreds from the community gathered at Lloyd McMillan Gym on the Montrose High School campus Monday night for a candlelight vigil in honor of 17-year-old ...

'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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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.

3-point shooting helps Montrose escape from Delta with W  Montrose Daily Press

... • Team knocks in 9 3-pointers. • Indians never trailed in first half. • MHS travels to Durango at 2 p.m. Saturday. By Andrew Kiser.

Bodies of missing teen and dog found in western Colorado canal  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

MONTROSE, Colo. (AP) — The bodies of a teen missing since Sunday and his dog have been found in a canal in western Colorado. Seventeen-year-old ...

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 ...

Friday Night Lights | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

For the Montrose High School track and field team, there's nothing better than competing under the lights at Stocker Stadium, said coach Kyle Miller.

Connor Imus remembered as good student, good friend | Opinion  Montrose Daily Press

Editor's note: This column space, usually taken by Twyla Righter's Outside the Box column, was used for teachers, students and coaches who knew Connor Imus ...

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.

OHS preps for prom with mock crash | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Twisted metal on the Olathe High School track greeted Olathe area first responders Thursday, and although it wasn't a real emergency, the staged scene drove ...

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.

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.

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 ...

'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.

Joseph Daniel (JD) Herman | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

Joseph Daniel (J.D.) Herman passed away May 5, 2019 at the San Juan Living Center at the age of 91.

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.

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.

Law enforcement memorial event slated | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Special to the Montrose Daily Press. Officers with the Montrose Police Department, along with deputies from the Montrose County Sheriff's Office, will honor the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

'Big hit' missing in Indians loss to Fruita  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School baseball team only lacked “a big hit” Tuesday that would have helped the Indians come out on top over Fruita Monument, according ...

Rec center closing for Imus memorial Friday | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose Community Recreation Center will be closed from 3 - 6 p.m. Friday, May 10, in honor and respect for Connor Matthew Imus and his family, and to ...

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 ...

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.

Montrose D and Coulter shine at home | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

An ugly win is better than a good looking loss in Cassie Snyder's book.

Inaugural girls lacrosse seniors honored | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Before her sophomore year, Annais Gonzalez had never played lacrosse or even seen the sport in action.

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.

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

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

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 ...

Montrose boys hoops use 20-plus point quarters to help seal win  Montrose Daily Press

The Indians were firing on all cylinders during the third quarter of Wednesday's home game against Kennedy and yet weren't done putting on a show.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Leading the way | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

When Alex Arellano and Victor Ortega were freshmen, they had dreamed of earning the distinction of captain for the Montrose High School boys soccer team.

Parade of Lights steps off tonight  Montrose Daily Press

The City of Montrose invites everyone in the community to attend the annual Parade of Lights on historic Main Street this Saturday starting at 5:30 p.m..

Knowing is half the battle | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

The number of students drinking alcohol, smoking marijuana, cigarettes or E-cigs, as well as those suffering mental health issues will be on the Montrose County ...

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 ...

Rotary exchange program offers world experience | Free Access  Montrose Daily Press

Curiosity brought Benedetta “Betta” Bianchi, a junior from Italy, to the Western Slope.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Senior to play hoops at next level | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

Michaela Ladage probably wouldn't have played basketball for Montrose High School — and soon in college — if not for her fifth-grade gym teacher Matt Imus.

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.

CHSAA lays out mandates for next season | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

The CHSAA Legislative Council voted on Wednesday proposals that include changes to football, girls lacrosse, softball, swimming and volleyball.

Treys help Indians nab last-minute victory | Local Sports News  Montrose Daily Press

When Trey Schwerdtfeger found himself wide open by the rim late in the fourth quarter of Tuesday's contest against Grand Junction, he thought about trying to ...

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 ...

Jocey E. Field | Obituaries  Montrose Daily Press

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

Ed DeJulio: The voice of MHS Indians in a bygone era of sportscasting  Montrose Daily Press

Ed DeJulio is an unassuming senior citizen who resides in the same town in which he was born 85 years ago. He was also the radio voice of the Montrose.

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.

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.

Student thrives in new role on debate team  Montrose Daily Press

If you ask Zachary Vincent what he's passionate about, he will quickly tell you — world events.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Summer music series returns | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Don't let the cold, rainy weather get you down, Montrose. The warm weather will be back, and with it comes the Montrose Summer Music Series.

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.

MHS finishes regular season strong on senior night  Montrose Daily Press

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

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 ...

MHS a cappella team takes first in quarterfinal competition  Montrose Daily Press

To get to the top, the Montrose High School a cappella choir team, Vocal Effect, had to put in some aca-effort to prepare for competitions.

MHS girls golf team mourn Imus at regional tournament  Montrose Daily Press

The Montrose High School girls golf team hearts and minds were on their late friend and fellow classmate Connor Imus at Monday's regional tournament.

Pizza & Politics talk on health care | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Pizza & Politics” presents “Our Health Care: A Ticking Time Bomb,” feature Dr. Joe Adragna, from 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn Express, 1391 ...

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 ...

Two Lady Indians going to the state tennis tournament  Montrose Daily Press

Lisa Peterson and Katharina Pest couldn't be mistaken as the same player.

Mestas pitching, Kidd slugging send Durango past No. 4 Montrose  The Durango Herald

Gus Kidd provided all the run support Gage Mestas would need, and the Demons kept tacking runs up on the scoreboard for good measure, as the Durango ...

Expert: Opioid epidemic starts 'at the top' | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Prescription opioids, more than heroin, hold sway in Montrose County, accounting for 11 of 23 overdose deaths recorded between 2013 and 2017.

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 ...

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.

School recognized for digital fundraiser participation | Local News Stories  Montrose Daily Press

Clearing paths for student success is part of Centennial Middle School Principal Joe Simo's duties.

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