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Cody Gerard from Eagle ropes a calf on his way to winning the Tie Down Roping competition Sunday afternoon at the Mesa County Fairgrounds during the Colorado Professional Rodeo Association State Rodeo with a time of 10.1 seconds.Today is the last of the three day event.

Retrial will re-examine toddler’s 2007 death

Trial dates may be scheduled this week in yet another old Mesa County murder prosecution due for a retrial. Brandon Moore, 29, who was serving life without parole in prison for his conviction in the 2007 beating death of a Clifton toddler, was returned last week from the Colorado Department of Corrections for a scheduled first appearance Thursday ahead of an expected second trial.

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