Flight Paramedic Robert Thomason describes how the crew’s night vision goggles work, a part of the additional safety equipment that St. Mary’s Hospital has added to their new 2007 Eurocopter AS 350 B3 CareFlight helicopter.
The new helicopter flew its first patient on August 18. It replaces a larger Bell 412 helicopter and will cost considerably less to operate.
Mesa County Court Judge Gretchen Larsen on Wednesday set a $1 million cash-only bond for a man charged in the slaying of his mother last month. The bond may be moot because Daniel Stetzel, 31, currently can’t be released from the Mesa County Jail because of a hold placed on him by state parole authorities.
Mesa County commissioners will consider adopting a policy in the coming weeks … more
Law enforcement officers found a 22-year-old Delta robbery suspect hiding in a … more
Mailboxes damaged … more
■ William Thomas Long, 82, Delta, died Aug. 26, 2014, at Willow Tree Care … more
It happens something like this each time. … more
A muddy race at Matchett, BMX riders at Fairgrounds, fishing is good on Mesa.
It’s a thing: Moms love to give stuff to new parents.
The Andy’s Loop section gives GJ Off-Road riders nightmares.
Watch a movie at a drive-in, Senior Games fun, plenty of rainy weather.
Dinosaur Journey Museum hosts a family festival Saturday.
Read the Q&A with indie rock band, Jamestown Revival
It happens something like this each time. … more
Robert Buckley at The Giving Touch Massage Therapy School, 3145 Lakeside Drive, graduated his … more
A major Piceance Basin player is bringing in a partner that aims to use natural gas to produce a … more
Mesa County Court Judge Gretchen Larsen on Wednesday set a $1 million cash-only bond for a man … more
A young bear led wildlife officers on a chase through Fruita on Wednesday, marking the 162nd time … more
Luxury housing is coming to Gateway Canyons Resort following a Mesa County commissioners’ … more
Race identification paperwork counter to American nationalism During my first visit to the USA … more
Some residents of Crested Butte are rightfully indignant that the town council secretively struck … more
Oh goody, the Green River nuclear power plant has been given more approvals to build just 86 miles … more
It’s been a difficult week in law enforcement on the Western Slope with two officer-involved … more
Candidate’s wife responds to statement that Henderson’s resume is thin Reading the … more
One of the desperate moves by states to find new sources of revenue in a stagnant economy is … more
Grand Junction’s winning run was at second base with one out in the bottom of the ninth, but … more
Ogden got a reprieve and held on to defeat the Grand Junction Rockies 4-3 in the completion of … more
If Marshall Marriott was into nicknames, “Torch” might be good, because he was on … more
Sam Howard was waiting outside of the visitor’s clubhouse in Billings, Montana, as his … more
The last time we chatted, I suggested recording the Broncos’ preseason contest and not … more
It’s a little slice of Earth called Andy’s Loop. … more
If you’ll pardon the French, #@*&%. … more
Dear Colorado Mesa University freshmen class: … more
The things you miss most about college: … more
Martini challenge … more
Dinosaur enthusiasts descended upon Dinosaur Journey on Saturday for the 27th annual Dinosaur Day. … more
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DENVER (AP) — Researchers who examined air pollution along northern Colorado's Front Range said they were surprised by how much harmful ozone and ozone-causing chemicals are drifting into the mountains from urban and rural areas below.
DENVER (AP) — The amount of Colorado marijuana being seized en route to other states through the U.S. mail has more than quadrupled since 2010 and was destined for more states than before, according to a new report by a federally funded drug task force.
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Three tortoises wearing iPads for a controversial Aspen, Colorado, art exhibit have been removed at a veterinarian's request because of wet, cool weather.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A provocative anti-marijuana campaign aimed at Colorado youths has angered marijuana activists for its tag line, "Don't Be a Lab Rat." Now, a Colorado city is holding off on displaying a human-size cage used in the campaign after a school district raised concerns.
DENVER (AP) — Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" — a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma death row inmate who writhed, moaned and clenched his teeth before he was pronounced dead about 43 minutes after his execution began succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after the state's prisons chief halted efforts to kill him, an autopsy report released Thursday says.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two Texans, one White House. Is the 2016 Republican campaign trail big enough?
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The two high school buddies loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends. They both converted to Islam in early adulthood. And both were recruited by terror groups to leave the United States and die for jihadist causes.
WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) — A dusty, barren field in the shadow of a busy Arizona interstate was for decades a place where children played freely, teenagers spooked themselves on Halloween and locals dumped trash, seemingly unaware of the history beneath them.
READING, Pa. (AP) — On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall. Syracuse. Temple. Brown. Penn State. All of them brought back by former students who bucked the odds and went to college.