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    Help blossoms for two candidates

    A political committee funded by statewide and Front Range teachers’ unions spent nearly $40,000 on postcard fliers for School District 51 Board of Education candidates Amy Davis and...

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    Woman accused of evidence tampering

    A woman appeared this week in Mesa County Court advised on possible charges of tampering with evidence and tampering with a witness, both felonies, following several recorded jailhouse...

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    Blotter: Oct. 20, 2017

    Man found in suitcase A suspected gang member was arrested last week after Garfield County law enforcement officers found him hiding in a suitcase, according to a press release....

  • Wild-horse panel urges strong measures

    The Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Committee wants to take its case to Congress, asking that the Bureau of Land Management take strong measures — including destruction of healthy...

  • Briefs, Oct. 20, 2017

    Accident victim identified as Fruita man A man killed when he was struck by a vehicle late Tuesday night has been identified as 47-year-old Mark White of Fruita. According to the Mesa...

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    Cops: Man threatened woman with gun

    A Palisade man is facing felony charges after a woman reported that he chased her in his vehicle through the canyon on Highway 141 while brandishing a gun in an apparent road rage-related...


    Man to get jail time for illegal marijuana sales

    A Mesa County judge this week sentenced a man who ran a “for donation” marijuana dealership out of his Palisade home to community corrections, the third time this year that a...

  • Getting It Right, Oct. 20, 2017

    Due to incorrect information provided by the Mesa County Coroner’s Office, a story on Page 1 Thursday misidentified the victim of an accident on Front Street. The man who died after...

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    Ethics beef against Scott dismissed

    The president of the Colorado Senate has dismissed as “not meritorious” an ethics complaint filed against Sen. Ray Scott. The complaint asked the Senate to investigate the...

  • Death notices, Oct. 20, 2017

    ■ Sarah Bernadette Maillet, 34, Grand Junction, died Oct. 15, 2017, in Glenwood Springs. Services will take place at a later date. Survivors include one son, Jordan; one daughter,...

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    Drug death rate in county
 outpaces US,
 state averages

    Drug-related deaths in Mesa County continue to occur at a rate higher than the national and state averages, but an analysis conducted by the coroner shows there has not been as sharp an...

  • Death Notices, Oct. 18, 2017

    ■ Former Grand Junction resident Retired Lt. Cmdr. Darold P. Green, 78, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, died Sept. 5, 2017. Burial will be at sea in the Atlantic Ocean with full military...


  • Police: Stabbings at Polish shopping mall not terror attack

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A man with a knife stabbed people Friday at a shopping mall in southeastern Poland, killing one person and injuring nine others, police said, ruling out terror or political motives for the attack.

  • Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillion

    NEW DELHI (AP) — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.

  • Spanish PM to unveil measures to fight Catalan separatists

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's prime minister says his government will unveil specific measures Saturday to halt Catalonia's independence bid but refused to confirm if that included plans to hold a regional election in January.

  • What Puerto Rico is doing to get the power back after storm

    BARCELONETA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Electrical linemen descend from helicopters, balancing on steel girders 90 feet high on transmission towers in the mountains of central Puerto Rico, far from any road. At the same time, crews fan out across the battered island, erecting light poles and power lines in a block by block slog.

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