Mancos voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a mill-levy override to raise funds for a campus overhaul, but Cortez said no to a similar question to provide money for teacher salaries, technology and better buses.

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The future of the Rico School may be in jeopardy. To discuss details, KSJD's Austin Cope spoke with Dolores County RE-2J School District superintendent Bruce Hankins.

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The future of Rico’s tiny, seven-student school is likely limited.

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Voters in the Mancos School District will find a question about school funding when their 2017 ballots arrive in the mail later this month.

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Voters in the Montezuma-Cortez RE-1 school district will have a question on their 2017 ballots asking whether to approve a mill levy override to increase funding for school teacher salaries, technology, and transportation.