Ride to remember

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Richer Gumper, a volunteer with the Tribute to Fallen Soldiers Memorial Torch Motorcycle Ride.


Richard Gunter, a volunteer with the Tribute to Fallen Soldiers Memorial Torch Motorcycle Ride, today at VFW Post No. 1247, 1404 Ute Ave. in Grand Junction, stands next to a cart carrying a memorial torch. The event was part of the 3rd Annual Tribute to Fallen Soldiers Memorial Torch Motorcycle Ride, a 10-day, 2,500-mile tribute ride in which riders will be escorting the torch through Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Colorado, Wyoming and South Dakota, to honor and pay tribute to our fallen soldiers along the ride route.
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A resolution hastily added to a Garfield Re-2 School Board agenda and approved unanimously Tuesday morning will allow the board’s president and secretary to sign a separation agreement promising Superintendent Susan Birdsey up to $220,000 in exchange for her resignation.


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