A Grand Junction firefighter muscles a hose into the yard where a large garage burned at 522 28 1/4 Road this morning. Bill Jones, the renter on the property, said he was burning elm seeds when he saw fire in the barn. Jones thought the fire potentially started from a “spark into oily rags.” No one was hurt, but the barn sustained major damage.
The case against a man facing charges in the 1994 rape and murder of Palisade resident Jacie Taylor will go forward, District Judge Richard Gurley ruled Thursday. In a preliminary hearing for 40-year-old Douglas Thames in Mesa County District Court, Gurley ruled that there was sufficient probable cause for investigators last year to question him and take DNA samples after new evidence exonerated the man who had already served 18 years in prison for the crime
The Century Project of St. Mary’s Hospital, punched into the sky three … more
Tests showed no benzene in Parachute Creek Tuesday and Wednesday, in another … more
An Interstate 70 construction zone in Glenwood Canyon where two head-on … more
Police were still looking Thursday evening for at least two people allegedly … more
If you’re allergic to pollen from trees, grasses and weeds, you probably … more
High school golf, triathlon, outdoors photos, and watch for JUCO action.
School ends, summer begins, JUCO comes to town, plenty photos here.
View pics from graduations across the Grand Valley.
View pics of the wildly popular Mike, The Headless Chicken Festival.
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More than 950 Students graduated from Colorado Mesa University Saturday.
Aaron Jenkins watched from the first row at First Church of Nazarene Thursday night as his alma mater, Grand Junction High School, performed in a choir concert for his benefit. Jenkins, who is now a sophomore at the University of Colorado at Boulder, lost both of his parents within seven months … more
If you’re allergic to pollen from trees, grasses and weeds, you probably already know … more
Thieves snatch copper wire … more
If you don’t feel like battling for a parking spot for the popular JUCO tournament baseball … more
■ Mary Victoria Barela, 34, Grand Junction, died May 21, 2013, at Hospice Care Center. … more
The case against a man facing charges in the 1994 rape and murder of Palisade resident Jacie … more
Grand Junction will continue to exclude a 0.75 percent sales tax, and the city’s less than … more
As thousands of people from around the country gather in the Grand Valley this week for the Alpine … more
The Grand Canyon watershed should be a national monument? Are you kidding? … more
Each year, Americans across the country enjoy the fresh Palisade peaches that are grown on my … more
State swim meet at CMU merited more coverage As your article in Saturday’s paper stated, … more
It’s only been a little more than half a year since our fair swing state was inundated with … more
I am so sick and tired of the repeated claim by the secretary of state, the attorney general and … more
Ken Campbell used to recruit the big, burly players who could hit a home run at any time. … more
Connors State (Okla.) College’s baseball team hopes to represent more than its school and … more
Before her game, Katie Petty gathered her teammates from the Lookouts and Midland (Texas) College … more
It’s all part of making adjustments on the field, or in this case, on the road. … more
A rather troubling report came out of Toronto last week, with the NBA’s Raptors saying they … more
The Grand Junction girls lacrosse team led the way on the 2013 All-Mountain League team with six … more
See you later, alligator. In a while, crocodile ... make that 112 million years later. … more
Saturday, May 25 … more
MO5AIC releases video, sings at JUCO … more
Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers on July 16 will lead off the 2013 Colorado Riverfront Concert … more
In 2002, rock band Trapt plowed stubbornly onto the Billboard charts with its mega-hit … more
Fun family gatherings and barbecues, the ping of a bat at JUCO baseball games and kids splashing … more
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THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — All students at a Denver-area high school are safe after a report that a man with a rifle was seen near campus, police said Friday.
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche are rounding up the old crew to restore the downtrodden franchise.
DENVER (AP) — In the most prominent challenge of its kind, Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. asked a federal appeals court Thursday for an exemption from part of the federal health care law that requires it to offer employees health coverage that includes access to the morning-after pill.
DENVER (AP) — Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. is challenging the part of the federal health care law that requires for-profit companies to offer employees health coverage that includes products the business owners find morally objectionable, such as certain types of contraception.
DENVER (AP) — Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper's decision to block the execution of convicted killer Nathan Dunlap for as long as he is governor infuriated victims' relatives and drew quick criticism from Republicans ahead of the 2014 election.
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Federal officials were searching the country for a possible temporary replacement for a bridge that collapsed along the crucial Interstate 5 corridor, but Washington Gov. Jay Inslee cautioned Friday that major disruptions will last for weeks, if not months.
WASHINGTON (AP) — No one answered the tax-help hotline at the IRS on Friday. And you could forget about getting advice on avoiding foreclosures at the 80 Housing and Urban Development field offices nationwide.
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — The principal of the Oklahoma elementary school where seven children died in a tornado says her teachers did everything they could to save their lives.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — With a growing sexual assault epidemic staining the military, President Barack Obama urged U.S. Naval Academy graduates Friday to remember their honor depends on what they do when nobody is looking and said the crime has "no place in the greatest military on earth."
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama left plenty of ambiguity in new policy guidelines that he says will restrict how and when the U.S. can launch targeted drone strikes, leaving himself significant power over how and when the weapons can be deployed.