Irene Perry Ray took a step back into the past — and into the future — when she crossed the threshold into the new Avalon Theatre on Wednesday.
Ray, 84, went on her first “date” there (she was 7 and so was he) and she ushered people to their seats 10 years later. Soon after that, she was promoted to work behind the popcorn counter.
A former Grand Junction lawyer who was eventually booted from Colorado law practice has been charged in the 1999 death of his wife in Montana. Brian David Laird, 46, is being held at the Larimer County Jail in Fort Collins in lieu of $500,000 bond while awaiting extradition to Big Horn County, Montana. Laird could fight or waive extradition during a hearing scheduled for Friday. He was arrested in Fort Collins Thursday by the FBI and Montana Division of Criminal Investigation.
Grand Junction City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to set in motion an … more
When George Thorogood and the Destroyers blast out “Bad to the Bone” … more
A former Grand Junction lawyer who was eventually booted from Colorado law … more
Irene Perry Ray took a step back into the past — and into the future … more
■ William Gene Cox, 55, Grand Junction, died Sept. 16, 2014, at HopeWest … more
The grand reopening and tour of the Avalon Theater Wednesday morning.
Eyes on a dragonfly, new U.S. citizens get sworn in, a crowd at the Avalon.
Lost Lake isn’t really lost and it’s a great place for hikers, anglers.
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.
■ William Gene Cox, 55, Grand Junction, died Sept. 16, 2014, at HopeWest Hospice. … more
A $36 million master plan for the development of Matchett Park won unanimous approval from Grand … more
County Court Judge Gretchen Larson on Wednesday set a bond of $100,000 cash only — a level … more
A former Mesa resident, who had been serving what amounted to a life sentence for repeatedly … more
More than a dozen supporters of the family of slain toddler Logan Acord, several wearing shirts … more
Police have very little information about a man they found lying on a sidewalk downtown early … more
Attempting to impose our societal values in the Middle East is futile The barbaric subhuman … more
Mr. Frank Smith says Western Colorado Congress wants a “timeout” on Fram’s local … more
The four children of a firing-range instructor who was fatally shot when a 9-year-old girl lost … more
Coloradans will have an opportunity to protect themselves from inadvertently consuming genetically … more
Beef prices are at an all-time high because cattle numbers are at an all-time low. … more
Reader questions where Udall stands on important issues I’m having a little trouble … more
The difference a month can make for a softball team was audible Wednesday. … more
She eschews the shoes. … more
Prep Tennis … more
Timeout guidelines: Fax information at least two weeks prior to registration deadline or event to … more
Adobe Creek Senior Men’s League … more
Fruita Monument 6, Lakewood 1 … more
There was a headline the other day that included the words “cellphones” and … more
This is not a “corn, beans and squash tour,” says Venancio Aragon to a group of nine … more
Some must-see places in Colorado in the fall: … more
Sepsis campaign spreads awareness … more
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