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Police: Driver sought in possible hit-and-run

By Paul Shockley

Grand Junction police are looking for the driver of a truck believed to be involved in Sunday’s early-morning crash that left a Clifton woman with critical injuries. Amber Davidovich, 32, was at the corner of Ninth and Main streets ...

Tipton tries to stop cash for surveys

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A measure to prohibit federal agencies from sending cash in mass surveys would halt practices that critics say is a waste of taxpayer dollars. The Survey Savings Accountability Act also would ensure the quality of the surveys, U.S. Rep. Scott ...


Fake checkpoint nets 3 real-life I-70 pot suspects

By Paul Shockley

UPDATE: The Mesa County District Attorney’s Office dropped charges against Maryann Lepianka on Jan. 3, 2013 for lack of evidence, according to court records approved by now-retired Mesa County District Judge David Bottger, provided by ...


University offers free ride home after night of partying

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Colorado Mesa University has a new way to get tipsy students home safely after a night of partying. The university began offering a free designated driver service, MavRides, on Sept. 7. Students who need a ride, whether intoxicated or not, ...

Businesses taking role in Fruita revitalization

By Duffy Hayes

Seeing that Fruita’s new Downtown Advisory Board has the broad mission of revitalizing the downtown core in a host of areas, it’s not surprising that the makeup of the board itself is distinctly diverse as well. A number of people ...

Sentinel worker critically injured by hit-and-run driver

By Melinda Mawdsley

A Grand Junction woman is in critical condition at a local hospital after she was the victim of a hit-and-run early Sunday morning. The victim is Amber Davidovich Gomez, a mother of two small children and an employee of The Daily Sentinel for ...

University radio station to offer tuition in raffle

By Melinda Mawdsley

Raffle prizes come in all shapes, sizes, and values, but the leader of one Grand Junction organization is raffling off a prize he thinks is so fantastic thousands of tickets were printed in anticipation of demand. For the first time, Colorado ...


Bridge work to close section of 24 Road

By Duffy Hayes

As soon as the water empties from the Grand Valley Canal, a Mesa County project to replace three bridges on 24 Road north of Interstate 70 will get under way and close 24 Road between I and I 1/2 roads. The three canal crossings set for ...

pet blessing

Loving owners get blessings for pets

By Melinda Mawdsley

Just before Sunday’s game between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos, Tom Brady came to a Grand Junction church lawn to be blessed. Well, sort of. Technically, the Brady at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church wasn’t the ...

Royalty reduced to protect coal mining

By Dennis Webb

Arch Coal will temporarily pay below-normal federal royalty rate reductions for some of its West Elk Mine operations near Somerset because of adverse geological conditions the company says had made certain mining less economical. The Bureau ...

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