Joseph Carlone is keenly aware what the words “law enforcement” mean to some people.
“Nobody calls law enforcement when they’re having a birthday party,” he said.
But Tuesday, law enforcement agencies from multiple states celebrated the Special Olympics in Grand Junction. Police cars from the Grand Junction Police Department, Colorado State Patrol, Los Angeles Police Department and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department accompanied the Flame of Hope — the Special Olympics version of the Olympic torch — with lights flashing and sirens blaring.
A Parachute couple wanted following their infant daughter’s murder gave away their location in Minnesota this week when they used a federal food-assistance card at a gas station.
Are your taste buds ready? … more
An attorney for The Daily Sentinel claims the Grand Junction City Council … more
Children were in the courtyard preparing for another day of art camp. Volunteers … more
The Garfield County manager is leaving his job under what county commissioners … more
A Grand Junction woman with a background in Spanish and nonprofit organizations … more
Get a unique view of the west while on horseback.
Former CMU pitcher enjoying his time with GJ Rockies.
New book marks best hikes in Moab and Arches National Park.
Economic indicators across local industries reveal more of the same.
This series examines the performance-based learning model in Lindsay, California.
Women’s Cast and Blast, GJ Rockies hit the bases, Rim Rock mutton busting.
The Garfield County manager is leaving his job under what county commissioners say is a mutually … more
A Grand Junction woman with a background in Spanish and nonprofit organizations is now executive … more
For nearly two decades, Joe O’Connor has been running the Grand Junction Lions Club’s … more
Welfare fraud sent to DA … more
A lawsuit challenging whether the voter-approved Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights violates the U.S. … more
■ Steven K. Admire, 61, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, died June 27, 2015, at his parents’ … more
The Grand Valley lacks a cohesive approach to economic development, resulting in “random … more
It was an incredible week for progressives last week. The Supreme Court made marriage equality the … more
My name is Priscilla Marez and I am the daughter of Lawrence Marez. I want to ask the judge who … more
Print is not dead in the Grand Valley Remember all the “print is dead” theories we … more
Your editorial “City Council skirts Open Meetings Law” drives me crazy. You state that … more
My marriage still intact and unthreatened. Check. … more
The Rocky Mountain Oysters have tried to give a few games away this season. It’s one of the … more
A rough second inning for Gavin Glanz resulted in a five-run outburst by Orem on Tuesday night as … more
Sean Rubalcaba knows he’s got some catching up to do. … more
Legion Baseball … more
Orem 10, Grand Junction 2 … more
Uh-oh. … more
The world of canning and preserving foods has not been left behind by technology. The industry is … more
All meals served with 1 percent milk: … more
A few weeks ago, I attempted to investigate the tree on the west side of the yard, where we often … more
Here are results of recent bridge games: … more
Here are results of recent cribbage games. … more
June 28 … more
Classified Advertising RepresentativeThe Classified Ad Department...
DRIVERSClass A CDL Driver w/Tanker endorsement. 1 year experience + m...
Coloramo Federal CreditUnion has a full timeMember ServiceReprese...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITYWould you like to deliver newspapersa...
Delta-Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) is seeking an . Must hav...
MJ Thomas Photography is GROWING AGAIN!!Here are the positions available...
DENVER (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul courted donors from the new marijuana industry Tuesday, making the Kentucky senator the first major-party presidential candidate to publicly seek support from the legal weed business.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys trying to convince jurors that Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was insane focused Tuesday on a familiar image of him looking dazed and sullen with a shock of fiery orange hair.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes told a psychiatrist who treated him months after the attack that he was in jail because "I took the blood that wasn't mine to take, and it was unfair, and I was selfish."
GEORGETOWN, Colo. (AP) — Lightning struck near the top of a more than 14,000-foot mountain popular with hikers, sending three people to hospitals and killing a dog, Colorado authorities said.
DENVER (AP) — A school voucher program in suburban Denver violates the state constitution because it provides funding for students to attend religious schools, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Episcopalians were set to vote Wednesday on allowing religious weddings for gay couples, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage nationwide.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge says Alabama counties must abide by court decisions allowing gay marriage.
DANNEMORA, N.Y. (AP) — One of two convicted murderers who broke out of a maximum-security prison in June told police that they conducted a practice run the night before their daring escape, a district attorney said.
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A fire that destroyed a black church that 20 years ago was a target of the Ku Klux Klan was not the work of an arsonist, a federal law enforcement official said Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some sports cheerleaders say they are still not considered team employees and are paid what amounts to less than minimum wage.