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Sales tax exemptions are ‘right thing for business’

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Mesa County commissioners will soon adopt of host of new exemptions to the county’s 2 percent sales tax, saying the benefits to businesses and consumers outweighs the lost revenue to the county. The board is preparing to amend the ...


072011 Bennet report graph

$47B in federal funding is at stake for Colorado

By Charles Ashby

Coloradans may not realize it, but they receive more than $47 billion in retirement, disability, health care and other federal payments each year. All of it would be in jeopardy if Congress fails to raise the nation’s debt limit, U.S. ...


072011 Fire station map

City moves fire station during renovation

By Staff

Starting today, anyone who wants to conduct business at the Grand Junction Fire Department’s Station 1 will have to travel a bit to find its temporary offices. Station 1, 330 S. Sixth St., temporarily will be located in the area of ...


072011 9a Silt Habitat

Cross-country cyclists, builders stop to help Silt Habitat project

By Dennis Webb

More than 30 cross-country bicyclists who stopped in Silt last week barely stayed long enough for their tires to cool off, but it was adequate time to get much of the exterior wall frame of a Habitat for Humanity duplex built. “It just ...


Witness: Lochmiller took unfavorable loan

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Valley Investments owner Philip Rand Lochmiller agreed to unfavorable terms for a $200,000 loan as the company was in its death throes, a witness called by the defense said Tuesday. Lochmiller even asked for a “courtesy closing” ...


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Slain man known for courage

By Amy Hamilton

Jorge Carrasco stood just 5-foot-5. But friends of the Grand Junction man who was killed in a shooting at a North Avenue Taco Bell on Saturday night said he was looked up to and remembered as being respectful and courageous. “Jorge ...


McInnis Canyons documentary tonight at Museum of the West

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A free screening of an award-winning documentary about the McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area will be available tonight in Grand Junction. “Stories From the Land: McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area,” which was ...


District 51 tries to gauge support for mill levy override

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Voters have until Aug. 5 to return a public opinion survey School District 51 sent to more than 32,800 homes late last week in hopes of learning how successful a mill levy override may be on the November ballot. The survey asks voters if they ...


071911 Athletic funding graph

District 51 athletics feel pinch

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School District 51 did not have to ax any sports or consolidate teams during the most recent budget cuts. But the district’s athletics director said the department still feels the pain of budget constraints. District funding for ...


Lochmiller pulled funds steadily, witness says

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Valley Investments owner Philip Rand Lochmiller was pulling nearly $60,000 a month from the company for the last 42 months of its existence, according to evidence presented at his trial on conspiracy and fraud-related charges ...


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