Western Colorado

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Buck camp says Norton ‘distorting’ his record

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Jane Norton misrepresented her opponent’s record in decrying him as an isolationist, Ken Buck’s campaign said of Norton’s campaign stop in Grand Junction with Arizona Sen. John McCain. Buck, who was campaigning in Boulder on ...


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Whiff of cash from hint of lavender

By William Woody

Lavender, for many people throughout the West, is simply a decorative bush used in landscape designs. For Palisade peach farmer Ron Rish, it’s another source of income. At his Cloud Terrace Farm on Friday, hundreds of pounds of ...


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Living the message works, too

By Daniel Humphries

Megan Hogue spent part of her summer under the watchful eye of Vietnamese law enforcement. But it wasn’t for spying. Hogue, 20, of Fruita spent almost four weeks in the Asian country as part of a mission trip through Seattle Pacific ...


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McCain: Senate needs Norton

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The slayings of 10 aid workers in Afghanistan by the Taliban are a stark reminder of what could happen without American involvement there, U.S. Sen. John McCain said. McCain stumped Sunday at Mesa State College for Grand Junction native Jane ...


2nd legal target emerges in tainted-spring probe

By Dennis Webb

A regulator says the state is continuing to focus on Oxy USA in its investigation into contamination of a spring northwest of Parachute, even as the affected property owners have sued a second energy company they consider to be ...


Payday-loan limits among laws taking effect Wednesday

By Charles Ashby

Public indecency, payday lenders and lower speed limits in areas where wildlife cross roads are a few of the 110 new laws that go into effect Wednesday. One of the biggest new laws is an increase in the state’s renewable-energy standard ...


Sewer system help coming for Olathe neighborhood

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A small subdivision near Olathe that has been plagued for years by problems with an out-of-compliance sewage treatment system finally has some help on the way. Montrose County has secured $620,000 from state agencies to build a sewer line and ...


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Salazar bill would help generous contributor

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A western Colorado land swap sought by U.S. Rep. John Salazar, D-Colo., would eliminate what National Park Service officials termed a development threat to the Curecanti National Recreation Area. Salazar’s biggest individual campaign ...


Garfield County offers last-minute drop-off for primary ballots

By Staff

The Garfield County Clerk’s Office is operating several drop-off sites Monday and Tuesday for primary election ballots. The county is conducting the primary election by mail ballot only and is discouraging mailing ballots at this point ...


‘I hope he is sincere about securing our borders,’ attendee says

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Marjorie Haun went to see John McCain stump for Jane Norton in her bid for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate to see “an American icon.” A fighter pilot in Vietnam, prisoner of war for nearly seven years and, for Haun, ...


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