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Traffic Alert, March 6, 2011

By Staff

Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic this week: Interstate 70 Business Project: CDOT is working to complete the I-70B reconstruction. Crews will pour concrete along the median this week. Each intersection along the ...

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Power poles near Delta airport pose hazard, FAA rules

By William Woody

DELTA — The Federal Aviation Administration determined Friday that a series of power lines recently constructed just north of the Blake Field airport in Delta pose a hazard to air navigation and could impair airport efficiency. The FAA ...


Double duty for new bridge

By Amy Hamilton

A project that will provide sewer service to Whitewater may thrill pedestrians and bicycle riders. On Thursday crews began the process to complete a second section of a pedestrian bridge across the Colorado River at 32 Road. The bridge is ...

Bill to keep insurers from dropping their policy holders

By Charles Ashby

Property and casualty insurance companies can’t drop homeowners’ policies merely because of claims they’ve had to pay within a three-year period, under a bill the Colorado Senate approved on a voice vote Friday. Sen. Joyce ...

4-year degrees clear hurdle at mountain college

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The Colorado Commission on Higher Education unanimously approved two, four-year-degree programs for Colorado Mountain College during its meeting Friday in Denver. The four-year degrees will be the first offered by the college. The Glenwood ...

Xcel, solar firms given a week to settle rebate tiff

By Staff

The Colorado Public Utilities Commission is giving Xcel Energy Inc. and the solar-installers industry a week to work out a settlement over the utility’s request to the PUC to curtail a popular rebate on installing solar panels. A ...

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Author of Mesa County’s chosen book to spin a yarn at this week’s GJ signing

By Ann Wright

If plot spoilers bother you, stop reading now. If you’ve already made it to the end of “Await Your Reply” by Dan Chaon, please continue reading. Spoilers are thick among the questions Chaon receives about “Await Your ...

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Mom linked to sex-offender violation guilty

By Paul Shockley

A mother who authorities said allowed her sex-offender son to have contact with a young girl in violation of a court order will be sentenced to probation under a plea agreement struck Thursday. Debra Pankey, 53, of Grand Junction, pleaded ...

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Willis trying to put Loma, festival in jam,  attorney says

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An attorney for Country Jam pleaded with Loma residents Thursday night to pepper Mesa County officials and would-be competitor Bobby Willis with questions and comments about Willis’ proposed country music festival, painting Willis as an ...


Man guilty on seven counts in 2009 shooting near Loma

By Paul Shockley

A Mesa County jury Wednesday night returned guilty verdicts on seven counts against a Loma man accused of firing a high-powered rifle at two people in 2009 during a property dispute. Mark Edward Young, 46, was acquitted of attempted murder ...

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