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Briefs, May 11, 2010

By Staff

Relay for Life benefit barbecue today A barbecue lunch for the benefit Relay for Life will begin at noon today at Peachtree Terrace at the DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive.  The suggested donation is $5 and all proceeds will be ...


Senate OKs bill doubling speeding fines in wildlife zones

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — A measure to double fines against motorists in wildlife zones, which had been turned into a study and then changed back into its original version, has cleared the Colorado Senate. House Bill 1238 has had somewhat of a bumpy ...


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GJ man held in ‘94 Boulder slaying

By Amy Hamilton

Boulder police arrested a Grand Junction man at his home Monday morning on suspicion of beating a Boulder man to death in 1994. David John Trujillo, 42, was booked into Boulder County Jail and faces charges of second-degree murder. He is ...


Pro-life measure’s support revived

By Charles Ashby

The last time the personhood amendment made the Colorado ballot in 2008, a number of anti-abortion Republican leaders either distanced themselves from it or outright opposed the idea because they said it went too far. None of that seems to be ...


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Retailers cash in as lease rates drop in Aspen

By Dennis Webb

ASPEN — Customers enjoying the moving-sale prices at Kali’s Denim in downtown Aspen can thank the sharp rent reductions landlords are offering retailers this spring. One of those reductions will let the Cooper Avenue store trade ...


One dead, two injured in separate traffic accidents

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A motorcyclist was killed and a second motorcyclist and a bicyclist were seriously injured Sunday in two separate accidents in remote areas of the Western Slope, according to the Colorado State Patrol. Troopers were dispatched to the first ...


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Deputy hit by two drivers ‘lucky to be alive’

By Paul Shockley

Wounded with a shattered leg on an icy bridge along Interstate 70, 32-year-old John Brownlee wasn’t sure why his thoughts turned to house chores. “I said something like, ‘I guess I’m not painting my house ...


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Salons collect hair to soak up oil at spill site

By Amy Hamilton

A constant news diet showing oil-soaked marine life and images of frustrated, out-of-work fisherman from the Gulf Coast is too much for some stylists at Grand Junction hair salons. Instead of clipping and tossing customers’ hair, ...


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Library to show its value

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The Mesa County Public Library District soon will launch what could be the most comprehensive marketing campaign in its history, an effort aimed at reaching new customers and portraying local branches as essential community places. Officials ...


Officials believe they have Japanese beetle population eradicated

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The destructive Japanese beetle appears to have been eradicated from the east end of the Grand Valley, but officials are setting traps this month and asking residents to be vigilant in case the pest shows up again. Officials with the Palisade ...


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