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House candidate Wright filed for bankruptcy in 2011

By Charles Ashby

The Republican House candidate who touts his business acumen and fiscal responsibility filed for bankruptcy a year ago. House District 54 GOP candidate Jared Wright lost his home and had cars repossessed as a result of owing more than $74,000 ...

Party chief: Jared Wright blamed bad investments

By Charles Ashby

House candidate Jared Wright told the Colorado Republican Party about his 2011 bankruptcy, but gave a different reason for why he needed protection from his creditors. The former Fruita police officer told the party he filed for Chapter 7 ...


Roan cutthroats survive with team projects

By Dennis Webb

Colorado Trout Unlimited Executive Director David Nickum approaches a trickle of a stream descending from the highest reaches of the Roan Plateau outside Rifle and sums up the stream’s drought-stricken conditions. “When you see ...

Fall debates set by Club 20

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An unaffiliated candidate will join the two major-party candidates for the 3rd Congressional District debate at the Club 20 fall meeting. U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., state Rep. Sal Pace, D- Pueblo, and unaffiliated voter Tisha Casida ...


One extra dollar cuts Junction woman off Medicaid

By Duffy Hayes

What can you get for a dollar these days? A peach or two at the farmers market. Maybe one-third of a grande latte at Starbucks. A one-in-175-million-plus chance at the Powerball jackpot, perhaps. For 79-year-old Marilyn Miller of Grand ...

Wildflowers not an issue for Oxy wells

By Dennis Webb

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Friday that it has excluded lands owned by Occidental Petroleum subsidiaries from critical habitat being designated to protect the rare Parachute beardtongue wildflower. The agency said it excluded ...

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Valley companies stand to gain from new Denver patent office

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With a pending application for a patent, GPD Global in Grand Junction is looking forward to the new satellite patent office in Denver. For GPD Global, which sells precision dispensing systems, quick and easy access to patent examiners will be ...


Fire with acid spill closes 25 Road for 3 hours

By Paul Shockley

A fire early Friday at a Grand Junction business led authorities to close 25 Road for more than three hours while firefighters removed acidic water stirred up during the blaze.Crews arriving just before 6 a.m. at Plating Specialties, 574 25 ...


Of mentorship, was born a place to nurture minds

By Rachel Sauer

Call it fate or call it symbiosis, but either way, Ryan Patterson was a bored third-grader. While his classmates oohed over the basic mechanics of a light bulb (something he’d been playing around with most of his life), he yearned to ...

Vacancy rate drops to 5.5%; rent increases

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Grand Junction’s rental market reached its tightest point in three years during the second quarter of 2012, when the area recorded an apartment vacancy rate of 5.5 percent. A more limited supply of apartments to rent in Grand Junction ...

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