So-called Internet sweepstakes cafés in Mesa County could get letters ordering them to stop running illegal gambling houses as soon as Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signs a bill into law that prohibits their operation.
Should an investigation turn up evidence of illegal activity, the Federal Bureau of Investigation could seize property from the cafés, including computers used as simulated gambling devices, Mesa County District Attorney Pete Hautzinger said.
A contempt prosecution against a juror who served during Michael Blagg’s 2004 murder trial is judicial overreach and potentially violates due process rights, a Grand Junction lawyer argues in a court filing.
An overflow crowd of Museum of Western Colorado boosters celebrated … more
So-called Internet sweepstakes cafés in Mesa County could get letters … more
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A witness told police officers that a man stabbed another man multiple times … more
The next shift in local education has already begun. … more
Worst Day of the Year Bike Ride raises funds for Homeward Bound.
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Former GJ Rockies pitcher Jon Gray and Walt Weiss discuss spring training.
Our newest guidebook to Grand Valley cycling.
Enjoy this scenic photo gallery of the Colorado National Monument.
CMU and local high school basketball playoffs, wildlife struggles continue.
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A contempt prosecution against a juror who served during Michael Blagg’s 2004 murder trial … more
■ John Atnip, 83, Grand Junction, died March 3, 2015, at his residence. Arrangements are … more
An 18-year-old woman missing since late December who was found dead Saturday in a remote stretch … more
Mesa County commissioners agreed Monday to spend more than a quarter-million dollars to hire an … more
Tipton should know public security more important than political games This is an open letter to … more
As a former county commissioner and former member of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation … more
“The perfect is the enemy of the good.” … more
If you’re not a constitutional scholar, the uproar over the Israeli prime minister’s … more
Casey is to climate change as Stewart is to Fox News: a comedian John Casey is to those who … more
Elected officials in western Colorado have made a case for fast-tracking approval of a liquefied … more
COLORADO SPRINGS — Rowdy student supporters of the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs … more
BOULDER — In a Sweet 16 battle between two teams that weren’t supposed to be there, … more
Three years. Three RMAC regular-season championships. Two RMAC Shootout titles, with a third still … more
If Laurel Kasel wasn’t stepping in front of passes, she was slapping them away, chasing down … more
College Skiing … more
ENGLEWOOD — For a team that was not shooting well Tuesday night, the Grand Junction High … more
Calming relief is the first emotion that washes over survivors when they enter the library at St. … more
Doctor to discuss lifestyle and multiple sclerosis … more
In October 1912, A.L. Westgard, field representative for the American Automobile Association, … more
■ Seaman Lawrence Ellsworth Jr. of Grand Junction, a 2010 graduate of Fruita Monument High … more
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DENVER (AP) — A change on the bench gave the Denver Nuggets a boost and ended six weeks of frustration for the struggling franchise.
DENVER (AP) — Last week, Denver Nuggets players broke their huddle with a chant of "1-2-3 ... Six weeks," interpreted by some as a countdown to the end of a season gone sour.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jury selection in the Colorado theater shooting trial is continuing with attorneys asking prospective jurors about their views on the death penalty and mental illness.
DENVER (AP) — Winter Park Resort and Amtrak are adding a second ski train trip after the first one sold out in 10 hours.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have placed their franchise tag on star receiver Demaryius Thomas, guaranteeing him roughly $12.8 million next season and buying them more time to work out a long-term deal.
BOSTON (AP) — Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev's lawyers give their opening statements at his federal death penalty trial.
The Alabama Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the state's probate judges to stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, saying a previous federal ruling that gay-marriage bans violate the U.S. Constitution does not preclude them from following state law, which defines marriage as between a man and a woman.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department report says blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, are disproportionately subject to excessive police force, baseless traffic stops and citations for infractions as petty as walking down the middle of street.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For months before he was fatally shot by police, a man walked the streets of Los Angeles' Skid Row, with few or no one he encountered knowing anything about his past bank robbery conviction, his wanted probation status or that even the false name he lived under had been purloined from a Frenchman years earlier.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The first set of lawsuits stemming from the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco two years ago have been settled, but dozens of additional cases remain after the accident that killed three Chinese teenagers and injured nearly 200 people.