A 13-year-old boy has been arrested and will face criminal charges after he allegedly stole his parents’ vehicle and ran over a police officer’s leg when authorities attempted to take him into custody this morning. Police said the boy’s parents called 911 to report their son had stolen their car in the 2400 block of Bunting Avenue. Officers spotted the boy driving the car in the neighborhood but he refused to stop for them, according to police.
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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DENVER (AP) — Investigators say a Denver teacher had no special training in the dangers of methanol before he conducted a demonstration that resulted in a fire that injured three students, one seriously.
DENVER (AP) — The parents of a woman killed in the Colorado theater shootings filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing four online retailers of improperly selling ammunition, tear gas, a high-capacity magazine and body armor used in the attack.
DENVER (AP) — Pinch hitter Justin Turner ignited an eight-run sixth inning with a tiebreaking two-run double, and the surging Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 11-3 on Monday night.
DENVER (AP) — Four students were burned and one suffered serious injuries Monday after a fire erupted in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory while the teacher was conducting a demonstration with methanol, officials said.
DENVER (AP) — The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their family.
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officers fanned out across the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods Tuesday as they tracked a survivalist with two high-powered rifles and a grudge against police, identified as the gunman who killed one trooper and injured another in a late-night ambush outside a state police barracks.
WEED, Calif. (AP) — Despite warnings about the dangers of wildfires and drought-parched forests, the inferno that swirled through the California lumber town of Weed caught the entire community off guard.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The poverty rate in the United States has dropped for the first time since 2006, bringing a bit of encouraging news about the nation's economy as President Barack Obama and Congress gear up for midterm elections.
CHICAGO (AP) — The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures — the most dangerous kind of obesity — has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul will participate in a Department of Justice pilot program designed to detect American extremists who are looking to join terror organizations overseas, U.S. Attorney Andy Luger said Tuesday.