DENVER — Nick Bablak is getting a real lesson in how a bill becomes a law.
Nick is the Denver fourth-grader who is the real force behind a seemingly innocuous measure to make the Palisade peach the state’s official fruit.
A woman who was trained on spotting welfare fraud as an employee of the Mesa County Department of Human Services was arrested Monday on allegations she defrauded the agency of various welfare program funds totaling nearly $13,000. Michelle Rich, 32, of Grand Junction, was released from the Mesa County Jail on Tuesday after signing out on a $7,500 personal-recognizance bond, after she was advised of charges including attempt to influence a public servant, theft, forgery and second-degree
Expanding International Baccalaureate programming into more grades, decreasing … more
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Bureau of Land Management on Tuesday heard … more
The Grand Junction Regional Airport’s governing board approved making an … more
A Glenwood Springs man has told police he was trying to pull a gun away from his … more
A Palisade woman facing a vehicular homicide charge in the 2013 death of … more
Locals enjoyed a concert version of Bizet’s “Carmen” Saturday.
Locals wined and dined to raise funds at Two Rivers Convention Center Saturday.
Downtown Palisade was abuzz Friday during the 6th annual Honeybee Festival.
Time for bird-watching, or how about horse-shoeing, or hiking the Onion Creek.
GoPro footage of the “Steer Stroll” from the steer’s view.
Housing project blessing, to ride in a Mustang, and busy saving lives.
A Glenwood Springs man has told police he was trying to pull a gun away from his girlfriend when … more
A Palisade woman facing a vehicular homicide charge in the 2013 death of bicyclist will soon be … more
Hit-and-run suspect jailed … more
In what he termed an innovation tour of the state, U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., visited a … more
Prosecutors on Tuesday alleged a woman was under the influence of alcohol or drugs when she caused … more
DENVER— Nick Babiak is getting a real lesson in how a bill becomes a law. … more
In the recent past, Grand Junction has largely been ignored as a tourist destination. However, the … more
After four decades of defending their reproductive freedom against anti-choice advocates, Colorado … more
One of the hallmarks of any governing body is the regulatory atmosphere it establishes for … more
GJSO gave schoolchildren a fine performance of ‘Carmen’ What a wonderful experience … more
The teachers association actively works to ensure that every student in District 51 is taught by … more
“Curiouser and curiouser” was Alice’s surprised reaction when the Victorian-era … more
NJCAA Rankings … more
Southwestern League Championship … more
Grand Junction 5, Central 2 … more
Grand Valley 10, Rifle 1 … more
Grand Junction 8, Fruita Monument 6 … more
Anglers headed to Wyoming this summer might want to check their beads at the border. … more
Health care costs disturb Coloradans … more
GPA: 4.187 … more
■ Gavin Downey, a mechanical engineering student at Colorado Mesa University, was … more
Members of the North Avenue Owners Association are hard at work promoting, revitalizing and … more
A quick turn March 30 around Edesia 2014, which subtitles itself “A Palisade Culinary, Wine … more
April Cobb, the owner of Modern Yardage in South Jordan, Utah, can see the future. … more
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DENVER (AP) — The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case on Monday rejected defense lawyers' attempts to block a second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes.
DENVER (AP) — Kenneth Faried joined the 20/20 club just 48 hours after sinking his first winning basket.
DENVER (AP) — Kenneth Faried scored 24 points and pulled down 21 rebounds Saturday night in the short-handed Denver Nuggets' 101-94 come-from-behind win over the Utah Jazz.
DENVER (AP) — Sharp questioning Thursday by a divided panel of appellate judges considering Utah's ban on gay marriages showed that, while same-sex marriage has had a remarkable winning streak lately, its legal status remains uncertain.
DENVER (AP) — The gay rights movement's winning streak in same-sex marriage lawsuits faces its biggest test yet in Denver where a federal appeals court will weigh whether to give an important victory to gay couples' right to marry or halt their momentum.
MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Classes resumed Wednesday at a Pittsburgh-area high school where authorities said a student stabbed or slashed 21 others and a security guard a week ago while rampaging through a hallway with two kitchen knives.
BOSTON (AP) — A man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the bombings has a mental disorder, his mother told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon proved not once but allegedly twice that GPS trackers — the electronic leashes worn by 100,000 freed criminals in the U.S. — can't stop criminal activity.
NEW YORK (AP) — Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of efforts to detect terrorism threats, but they said there were concerns about whether other problematic practices remained in place.