The Grand Junction metropolitan area needs to increase arrivals at Grand Junction Regional Airport, upgrade smart phone infrastructure and speak with one voice if it hopes to recruit to the area companies that generate high-paying jobs and steady tax revenue, according to an executive with a Front Range-based international construction firm.
Speaking with one voice might be the toughest of the three to accomplish, but it is crucial for success, said John Frank, senior vice president at CH2M HILL, an engineering and construction firm headquartered in Englewood.
The city of Rifle and Garfield County plan to make a pitch to be home to an aerial firefighting research center to be created as part of legislation carried by state Sen. Steve King, R-Grand Junction. “We truly believe we’re an ideal location,” Kimberly Bullen, Rifle’s government affairs coordinator, told Garfield County commissioners Monday.
State governments can do a better job of providing services than can an … more
The leader of a local constitutionalist group on Monday asked Mesa County … more
Some local residents think protection of the Crystal River south of Carbondale … more
Montrose County commissioners on Monday announced the hiring of interim County … more
Business vandalism, theft … more
Scenes from Pork ‘n Hops and the Colorado Pro Rodeo.
Hands tell a lot about people. Enjoy this photo essay of hands by Dean Humphrey.
Walking the Crag Crest, CMU men’s soccer lose, fishing the Superfly.
Magic at Jester’s Court, church services in the park, house fire at Riverside.
NFL legend Jerry Rice talks about the upcoming season and healthy habits.
Local veterinarian Braden Shafer highlights joys and difficult realities of job.
Free clinic on wills, trusts scheduled … more
Business vandalism, theft … more
■ Joseph Archuleta, 58, Delta, died Sept. 10, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital. … more
The Grand Junction metropolitan area needs to increase arrivals at Grand Junction Regional … more
The city of Rifle and Garfield County plan to make a pitch to be home to an aerial firefighting … more
A Meeker-area resident will not face attempted murder charges in the stabbing of the Rio Blanco … more
How many Coloradans know what the state’s income tax rate is? Whether you make $22,000 … more
Did the Sentinel get a grant from Monsanto to print the very one-sided article on GMOs on … more
“It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.” … more
Sentinel failed to mention how GMO labeling benefits consumers Did the Sentinel get a grant from … more
Attitudes drive behavior. There are certain things we do — decisions we make — that … more
In the Daily Sentinel (Wednesday and previously) Rep. Scott Tipton made assertions about … more
The postseason brings out the best in Grand Junction senior Donny Kinnaman, which he demonstrated … more
College Golf … more
Three wins over top-10 nationally ranked programs was enough. … more
Class 5A Southern Regional … more
RMAC Standings … more
AVCA Division II Poll … more
Sepsis campaign spreads awareness … more
Not all cancer centers are created equal, but all routinely engage qualified specialists equipped … more
■ Colorado Northwestern Community College in Rangley has received a $10,000 grant from The … more
Name: Mary King … more
Editor’s note: This is the second of three columns about Jack Sumner, who accompanied John … more
Crunch, crunch, crunch. … more
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