Western Colorado

Page 1403 of 1927


Senate candidate gets 30,000 petition signatures

By {screen_name}

U.S. Senate candidate Jane Norton today will turn in nearly 30,000 signatures on her petition for a spot on the Republican primary ballot taking on Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck. That’s almost triple the number of signatures ...


052510 Dave Casey 1

R-5 principal to retire with ‘mixed emotions’

By Emily Shockley

R-5 High Principal Dave Casey will watch students race out the door to begin summer break for the 33rd and final time as an educator this afternoon. After more than three decades as a teacher and principal, Casey will retire June 9. “I ...


GJ LIONS JOE BIGGS AWARD 05

A ‘Biggs’ honor for valley’s star athletes

By Richie Ann Ashcraft

Tyler Stanford feels honored to walk in the footsteps of some of Grand Junction’s greatest athletes, such as Morris Ficklin, Max Kendall, Teo Prinster and Gene Taylor. Stanford and Jennifer Kelly were the 2010 recipients of the Homer C. ...


Fruita, GJ high schools selected for AP program

By Staff

Fruita Monument High School and Grand Junction High School are among seven Colorado schools tapped to participate in an Advanced Placement improvement program next school year. The goal of the program is to increase diversity in AP classes ...


ANTON Joshua

Fruitvale man pleads not guilty to shooting five people at party

By Amy Hamilton

A Fruitvale man pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges of shooting five people at a party in December. Joshua Gregory Anton, 20, heads to trial in November on 18 felony charges, including six counts of first-degree assault. Anton’s ...


Tuber misses takeout 052510

Rescue call heralds start of float season

By Paul Shockley

Mesa County Search and Rescue teams on two boats were called Tuesday after a 21-year-old woman tubing with friends on the Colorado River overshot her destination. The woman, free-floating with a group of about half a dozen people, became ...


D .5 project map

County OKs D 1/2 Road widening

By {screen_name}

Mesa County commissioners on Monday approved a contract for the first phase of a project that will widen D 1/2 Road and make it safer for students to walk to two area elementary schools. The board signed off on a $571,307 contract with ...


City told to scale down hopes for safety complex

By Emily Shockley

Dump Taj Majal dreams and think vanilla. That was the message a dozen people told Grand Junction City Council members at Monday’s fourth installment of the city’s public safety facilities listening tour at the Mesa County ...


gert wayne mug 052410

Suspect in Fruita slaying embellished service record

By Paul Shockley

A Fruita man who told police after the fatal shooting of his roommate that he had been “trained to shoot to kill” had served five years in the U.S. Army, but saw no combat, according to Army records and the suspect’s ...


Fire meeting set tonight in Norwood

By Emily Shockley

Officials will host a meeting at 6:30 p.m. today at Norwood Town Hall, 1670 Naturita St., about a fire that has burned 3,200 acres in the area. Rain and snow overnight Sunday and Monday helped firefighters battling the Beaver Fire.  It ...


Page 1403 of 1927




TOP JOBS




THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Sign in to your account
Information

© 2014 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy