Design of the times

Tease Image
Photo by Christopher Tomlinson

Karen Moore, owner of Interiors, Etc., announced last week that she is retiring after 30 years, but she is transferring the design side of the business at 602 Main St. in downtown Grand Junction to Kirk Granum.

Longtime Main Street interior decorator hanging up her swatches, transferring design business

Another Main Street landmark is downsizing to embrace a leaner business model, following the retirement of the company’s founder.
Interiors, Etc. founder Karen Moore announced last week she is retiring after 30 years in business.

Six jailed in huge pot grow

Six men were arrested this week after local and federal authorities targeted an elaborate illegal marijuana grow that covered a full mile of federal land, adjacent to Colorado Highway 141 at the Dolores River and near the Mesa and Montrose county lines.

  • Photo Gallery
    Week in Sports

    Football coach fights back, high school soccer, tennis, softball and much more.

  • Lifestyle
    Perfect 10

    Take the time to weigh in on the new $10.

  • Article
    Rotating owners

    Big O Tires sold to family-run California company.

  • Photo Gallery
    Week’s Best Photos

    Dancing at the Greek Festival, fantastic fall colors, banned books.

  • Photo Gallery
    Fall Colors on the Mesa

    The trees were showing their full fall colors Saturday on Grand Mesa.

  • Video
    Muddy race

    Powderhorn Mountain Resort’s annual adventure race is fun for all ages.



Will you pay up to $30 to use an express lane into Denver on Interstate 70 during ski season?

Search More Jobs

Newspapers In Education

  • Dangerous East Coast storm brings misery to South Carolina

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A dangerous rainstorm drenching the East Coast brought more misery Sunday to South Carolina — cutting power to thousands, forcing dozens of water rescues around the capital city and closing "too many roads to name" because of floodwaters.

  • Survivor: Gunman spared 'lucky one' to give police message

    ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The gunman who opened fire at an Oregon college killed some of his victims after telling them to crawl across the classroom floor and shot one after saying he would spare her if she begged for her life, according to relatives of students in the classroom.

  • AP Exclusive: Inmates slip away en route to halfway houses

    WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 240 inmates have slipped away from federal custody in the past three years while traveling to halfway houses, including several who committed bank robberies and a carjacking while on the lam, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

  • Trial to begin for teen charged in teacher's rape, killing

    BOSTON (AP) — One day in the fall of 2013, Colleen Ritzer asked one of her 9th-grade algebra students to stay after school. Hours later, the body of the popular, 24-year-old teacher was found in nearby woods, partly covered by leaves. She had been raped and her throat had been slit with a box cutter. Near her body was a note reading, "I hate you all."

  • New York City explosion kills 1, hurts 3; gas leak suspected

    NEW YORK (AP) — The removal of a stove may have led to a gas leak that caused an explosion and fire that ripped through a three-story building in Brooklyn, killing a woman inside and injuring three passers-by, authorities said.


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy