More than 30 supporters of Mesa County Department of Human Services employees and others saw Tracey Garchar, the head of the department, put on an improvement plan Monday by the County Commission.
And they applauded.
The commission appeared to be poised to fire Garchar on Monday morning, but opted instead to give him three months longer after a series of impassioned pleas by employees and Garchar to continue the work he has been doing.
Organizers of the Grand Junction Air Show placed the majority of the blame for Saturday’s hourslong Horizon Drive traffic jam on a contractor they declined to identify.
Judges and attorneys are sounding more like English teachers in the matter of a … more
The Mesa County Commission will begin examining a $58.3 million 2016 general … more
A testy talk over the future of an amphitheater at Las Colonias Park prompted … more
With the help of social media, Grand Junction police have arrested two people … more
One adult and two children were hospitalized Monday when the truck they were … more
2015 Grand Junction West Star Air Show featuring Tora! Tora! Tora! and more.
CMU’s dynamic backfield duo, Central wins SB title, prep state golf action.
Oktoberfest at Edgewater, bird crashes into plane, CASA 5K run and fun.
First Fridays in Grand Junction are a favorite among art-lovers.
North Avenue remains main drag for nostalgic cruisers.
Longtime Main Street interior decorator hanging up her swatches.
One adult and two children were hospitalized Monday when the truck they were riding in rolled down … more
Man cited in injury crash … more
■ Bellard James Garcia, 68, Rifle, died Oct. 8, 2015, at his home. … more
Organizers of the Grand Junction Air Show placed the majority of the blame for Saturday’s … more
More than 30 supporters of Mesa County Department of Human Services employees and others saw … more
When Jim Jeffryes started brewing beer, he created his first batch of English-style ESB from a … more
“When the sharpening and the gnawing stop and something, as they say, comes to you, … more
As the upcoming District 51 school board election is fast approaching, I wanted to say a word … more
There’s no denying that Christopher Columbus changed the world. … more
Proposition BB is a poor fix for what ails us It’s time voters weigh in on Proposition BB. … more
The Environmental Protection Agency’s actions in releasing contaminants into the Animas … more
When Gov. John Hickenlooper expressed his support for the Jordan Cove Energy Project, he joined … more
DELTA — Lily Lockhart hears the question after every Delta High School softball team … more
Colorado Mesa’s football team continues to get national recognition, and is just outside the … more
Prep Volleyball … more
Fruita Monument 3, Central 1 … more
Colorado Mines 1, Colorado Mesa 0 … more
Southwestern League champion Central High School drew the highest seed among prep softball teams … more
Breast cancer screenings offered for free on Oct. 20 … more
The state’s largest public employee retirement system has found a way to reduce costs for … more
GPA: 4.4231 … more
High up on the Flat Tops in the White River National Forest, just south of the boundary of the … more
■ Tanya Hardon, Central High School class of 2011 valedictorian, graduated with an aerospace … more
Landon Witkamp is 4 years old, so he knows a few things. … more
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DENVER (AP) — Some bloggers are visiting Colorado this week as part of a campaign to attract younger and more diverse visitors to national parks.
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FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Thomas Sperbeck caught two long touchdown passes and sophomore Jeremy McNichols scored his 13th and 14th TDs of the season, leading No. 25 Boise State past Colorado State 41-10 Saturday night.
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Didier Drogba scored on a 30-yard free kick, Evan Bush made a late diving save and the Montreal Impact beat the Colorado Rapids 1-0 on Saturday.
BALTIMORE (AP) — A judge in Baltimore is holding a hearing to determine the admissibility of statements made to investigators by police officers charged in connection with Freddie Gray's death.
NEW YORK (AP) — Playboy will no longer publish photos of nude women as part of a redesign, the decades-old magazine announced Tuesday.
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Hundreds of people lined the road leading to the Oregon community college where a gunman killed nine people, holding signs reading "UCC Strong" as students returned Monday to the scene of the deadliest shooting in state history.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two firefighters who saved two residents from a burning apartment complex in Kansas City were killed when a wall collapsed onto them after they had evacuated the building, authorities said.
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man who weighs nearly 800 pounds says he's determined to slim down and he dreams of becoming an actor one day.