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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Montrose, First Marquis of. Title of James Graham. 1612-1650. Scottish Covenanter who changed allegiance (1643) and led a force of Highlanders in a series of military victories on behalf of Charles I during the English Civil War.


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  • MONTROSE -- A manufacturing plant that builds corporate jets may soon locate to Montrose, if it wins out against another rival city.

    Private Jet Manufacturer May Land In Montrose

  • MONTROSE - The Bureau of Reclamation's Curecanti Field Office has announced that the East Portal Road, east of Montrose, is open after being closed for the winter months.

  • MONTROSE - A Montrose radio station where a DJ has been missing since last week is making counselors available to the staff Tuesday.

    Summit Daily News - Top Stories

  • MONTROSE - Additional alternatives to a water project with Rathbun Rural Water for Montrose has sent involved parties back to the state with more questions.

    News from

  • MONTROSE - The new addition to the Lee County Jail in Montrose is an imposing structure, dwarfing the original 1981 jail and offices it adjoins.

    News from

  • MONTROSE - Lilly Kramer, age 94, of Montrose, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at her home with her family at her side.


  • MONTROSE - Earl E. McGrew, age 64, of Montrose, Colo., passed away Wednesday morning, March


  • MONTROSE - Montrose residents gathered at the city council chambers Wednesday evening to look at alternatives to one-way pairs in the downtown area.


  • MONTROSE - Joseph Richard (Dick) Hanna, 88, of Montrose, Colo., died on Saturday morning, Oct. 17, 2009, at Valley Manor Care Center.


  • MONTROSE - Montrose police say two women who fell four or five stories while exploring an old power plant with a third person are recovering.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local


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