Rocky to sell to largest insurer

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Steve ErkenBrack, president and chief executive officer of Rocky Mountain Health Plans, said the company decided to sell to UnitedHealthcare to restore its capital base and ensure that the company has the assets it needs to continue to be a sustainable health insurance provider. ErkenBrack said despite the sale, nothing will change when it comes to the insurer’s products or services.


Terms of agreement keep workforce in GJ, provide big financial backing

Rocky Mountain Health Plans, Mesa County’s scrappy insurance company that has been a model nationwide, is being sold to the nation’s largest health care provider, company officials told The Daily Sentinel on Monday.

Trial begins nine years after woman disappeared

The first-degree murder trial of Lester Jones — nine years, 96 pre-trial motions and innumerable hours in the making — kicked off Monday morning when 102 prospective jurors filed into a Mesa County district courtroom to start the week-long jury selection process.



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