There’s no shortage of sun and natural gas in western Colorado, making it a prime location to learn how to marry the two energy sources.
Colorado Mesa University and Atlasta Solar Center, 111 S. Seventh St., teamed up to do exactly that, joining together a solar energy system with a 14 kilowatt-hour generator that runs on natural gas.
Rex Tippetts, director of aviation at the Grand Junction Regional Airport, was suspended with pay Tuesday pending the outcome of a federal probe into airport business. Tippetts, who has been director since 2005, is presumed to be connected to an FBI and U.S. Department of Transportation investigation into unknown financial matters related to fraud.
According to the Mesa County School District website, all schools in D51 have … more
Eleven central Western Slope schools received statewide honors Tuesday at an … more
School board members Greg Mikolai, Tom Parrish and John Williams were sworn in … more
Enrollment in private health insurance plans through the Colorado marketplace … more
The company seeking to build a nuclear plant near Green River, Utah, is calling … more
A time lapse video of Christmas tree decorating in the newsroom.
Two dogs rescued from a culvert near Eagle Rim Park.
Art lovers and chocoholics alike enjoyed Palisade’s Art and Chocolate Walk.
Photos of the sage grouse, CMU basketball, and from the Turkey Trot.
Xmas toy warnings and gift ideas, foggy weather, a new mural and more…,
Bob is ready to start his holiday shopping.
The company seeking to build a nuclear plant near Green River, Utah, is calling last week’s … more
Holiday choir gala to fund N.Y. trip … more
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Ralph Smalley’s Ohio State University T-shirt was the giveaway. … more
Man reports BB shooting … more
Trading of common stock for Energy Fuels Inc. started today on the New York Stock Exchange under … more
The propriety of operating a crowded, confined chicken egg-laying operation in a rural-residential … more
Colorado’s ironically named Independence Institute has been shown by a recent report to not … more
As Colorado’s hunters and anglers know from boots-on-the-ground experience, population … more
The closure of the Elk Creek coal mine in Gunnison County, announced Monday by Oxbow Mining LLC, … more
Ripped jeans inappropriate as part of medical attire This letter is in response to the letter to … more
“I miss the good old days when Black Friday was actually on Friday.” — … more
Concerning the riverfront, in a late effort to make up for my personal shortcomings, I’m … more
Fast pace, pressure defense, run, run and run — that was a winning formula for the Fruita … more
Once the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team shook off the rust of the season … more
As expected, the Palisade Bulldogs dominated the postseason honors for Class 3A Western Slope … more
With all apologies to Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, Burmese pythons are not on the list … more
Bluebird skies, perfect temps, great snow. … more
Just about the time the holidays start piling up, here is an opportunity to get out of the … more
I recently attended a “tea baking session” at Carol Zadrozny’s commercial … more
Four Grand Valley residents in dire need of joint replacements but who lack the insurance to pay … more
Hearing loss potluck set for Saturday … more
Here is the list of 2013 Alpha Chi inductees at Colorado Mesa University: Nate Bachman, Ashlee … more
GPA: 4.28 … more
I never saw a Purple Cow, … more
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DENVER (AP) — A discrimination complaint over a Colorado bakery's refusal to make a wedding cake for a gay couple is being heard in a Denver court.
DENVER (AP) — The sale of Frontier Airlines to a company that plans to turn it into an ultra-low-cost airline is a done deal.
BRIGHTON, Colo. (AP) — A man accused of killing two 16-year-old boys after friends say the boys tried to blackmail him has pleaded not guilty in Colorado.
SNOWMASS, Colo. (AP) — The rustic ski lodge has been a staple of ski towns pretty much since the first resort was erected on the side of a mountain.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos coach John Fox returned to work Monday, four weeks after open-heart surgery, his newfound energy matching his renowned enthusiasm.
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) — An engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, experienced a hypnotic-like "daze" and nodded at the controls before he suddenly realized something was wrong and hit the brakes, a lawyer said.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A wintry storm pushing through the Rockies and Midwest is bringing bitterly cold temperatures and treacherous driving conditions blamed in at least six deaths as it threatens crops as far south as California.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — It is public art made of private wishes.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Recordings of several 911 calls made from inside Sandy Hook Elementary during last year's school shooting are being released under court order Wednesday after a legal fight by The Associated Press.
DETROIT (AP) — A judge has given Detroit the green light to cut pensions as a way out of the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, a decision that puts the case in the laps of thousands of retirees who had hoped that the Michigan Constitution would protect them from getting smaller checks in their golden years.