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Fruita rejects smoking ban in city parks

By Paul Shockley

The Fruita City Council rejected an ordinance that would have banned smoking in city parks, with Mayor Ken Henry casting the deciding vote for a divided council. “This thing goes too far,” Henry said in voting “no” ...


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County OKs facility for oil wastewater

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A Grand Junction business that was initially turned away in its plan to treat and dispose of oil and gas wastewater south of Whitewater won approval the second time around Tuesday after reducing the scope of its proposal to try to minimize ...


Cooking matters: stretching your food dollar

By Amy Hamilton

Onions sizzle in an aluminum pan. Eggs are split into bowls, soon to be whisked. The chop, chop, chop of knives slicing potatoes produces thuds throughout the room. You might blink twice, thinking you’re on the scene of a gourmet ...


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Producers: Appetite is growing for natural-gas powered vehicles

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Natural gas is taking strides toward recognition as a transportation fuel that can displace gasoline and diesel, industry representatives said Tuesday. Fleet operators, municipalities and others are beginning to look to natural gas as a fuel, ...


District 51 may curb animals on campus

By Emily Shockley

A new policy for animals on School District 51 grounds went through first reading during Tuesday night’s school board meeting. The policy, which likely will be adopted during the board’s next meeting on Dec. 14, seeks to regulate ...


Felony arrest for hopping a bus ‘lame,’ judge says

By Paul Shockley

While calling the charge “lame,” a Mesa County judge Tuesday said a man may face a felony charge for allegedly boarding a bus without a ticket. Joseph S. Hatayama, 50, a transient, was arrested Monday by Grand Junction police on ...


Blotter, Nov. 17, 2010

By Staff

At-risk victims lose money A known person, who was acting in a position of trust, is suspected of stealing property from three at-risk victims, Grand Junction police said Tuesday. The report was received Friday, and the loss exceeded $1,000. ...


Horse owner denies deal to cut size of her herd

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The owner of a herd of Arabian horses in Paonia never agreed to reduce her herd at the request of a man who offered to help her with her animals, Dona Bellinger said. Bellinger, the owner of Bellinger Arabian Horse Farm, 39079 Stucker Mesa ...


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County administrator pick touts, defends record

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The man in line to become the next Mesa County administrator portrayed himself Monday as a budget-conscious manager and efficiency advocate who was the fall guy in the job he was fired from seven months ago. In a wide-ranging interview with ...


GarCo partly lifts order suspending pipeline work

By Dennis Webb

Garfield County commissioners have partly lifted a stop-work order on an Antero Resources pipeline project in response to state concerns about leaving the work site unstabilized for the winter. However, the order doesn’t apply to the ...


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