Derek Geer was doing what he loved, being a law enforcement officer patrolling the streets, when he was shot Monday morning.
While the 40-year-old Mesa County Sheriff’s Office deputy was in the “final hours of his life” on life support Tuesday, he was in a sense still giving back to his community, kept alive so that his organs could be harvested and donated to potentially save other lives.
WPX Energy is cashing in on its sprawling Piceance Basin natural gas operation for $910 million.
The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on a proposal to offer … more
On a patch of grass at the corner of E Road and 30 3/4 Road, there is a growing … more
Derek Geer was doing what he loved, being a law enforcement officer patrolling … more
Mesa County Deputy Sheriff Derek Geer, still on life support on Tuesday, would … more
DENVER — Even though the Colorado Legislature approved a similar law last … more
SD51 Foundation hosted a cocktail party to benefit teacher training Saturday.
A deputy is shot after responding to a report of a man carrying a gun.
An officer was shot and the suspect apprehended in a Pear Park neighborhood.
A lot. Adoptees given rights to original birth certificates.
Scenes from Hanging Lake in the winter.
Fly tying contest, CMU baseball and softball, Fruita girls basketball.
DENVER — Even though the Colorado Legislature approved a similar law last year, a Senate … more
DENVER — Sen. Kerry Donovan tried again to get a bill through the Colorado Senate to create … more
WPX Energy is cashing in on its sprawling Piceance Basin natural gas operation for $910 … more
■ Brent D. Adamson, 46, Grand Junction, died Jan. 30, 2016, at his home. … more
Phone scams on the rise … more
A Glenwood Springs man has been arrested on suspicion of trying to kill his wife through carbon … more
I’m so happy our beloved Broncos won the Super Bowl! I can feel the excitement with everyone … more
The two dominant political parties do not talk to each other. The result is decisions are made by … more
They celebrated in Denver Tuesday. An estimated 1 million orange-clad Broncos fans lined a … more
American public are the losers in our unregulated drug market After reading about “bad … more
I was honored and grateful to have been asked to help remember Josephine Dickey at the celebration … more
I believe we are in a “warp zone.” With all due respect to “Star Trek,” my … more
Skiing and snowboarding in Australia? … more
Almost 70 percent of youth athletes drop out of organized sports by age 13. … more
Central High School outscored Montrose 9-4 in overtime as the Warriors defeated the Indians 52-47 … more
Pat Jensen is legally blind and likes to go fast. … more
College Baseball … more
It’s always exciting to host the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships, but … more
NEW YORK CITY — Romano Baruzzi took a breath and looked out at the sea of faces in front of … more
St. Mary’s to host surgery presentations … more
People play hard and work hard in Fruita. … more
■ Donald Jensen of Grand Junction graduated Dec. 19 with a marketing degree from Fort Lewis … more
Here are results of recent bridge games: … more
Here are the Feb. 4 results for the Two Rivers Cribbage Club: … more
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DENVER (AP) — A plane bound for San Diego was diverted to Denver after a passenger allegedly became agitated and started yelling threats.
DENVER (AP) — Bo Horvat had a goal and an assist, Jacob Markstrom made 29 saves and chipped in with an assist, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on Tuesday night.
DENVER (AP) — From the top of a fire truck, Von Miller thrust the Super Bowl trophy into the air again and again as the Denver Broncos convoy made its way through streets lined with blue-and-orange clad fans.
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the Denver Broncos' Super Bowl victory parade (all times local):
DENVER (AP) — It took John Elway 15 years to experience a parade as a quarterback. As an executive, only five.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — For nearly 50 years, Sirhan Sirhan has been consistent: He says he doesn't remember fatally shooting Sen. Robert F. Kennedy in a crowded kitchen pantry of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — International debate over whether to tax tampons and other feminine hygiene products has made its way to conservative Utah, where a bill is set to be heard by a committee made of only men.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson City Council has asked the U.S. Department of Justice for seven changes to a deal to reform the city's courts and policing systems, a move that drew swift criticism from both the department and many residents.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors will return to court as they consider whether a rookie police officer who shot an innocent man in a dark public housing stairwell accidentally discharged his weapon, as he says, or whether he acted out of recklessness and did little to help the dying victim, as the prosecution contends.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Flint's water crisis, after a switch in the source allowed dangerous levels of lead and potentially caused deadly cases of Legionnaires' disease, could result in criminal charges as serious as involuntary manslaughter, a top investigator said Tuesday.