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Candidate for governor rips existing energy policy in Colorado

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Scott McInnis, good for the mining industry; Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper and the Democrats, bad. That, at least, was the former Republican congressman’s message Tuesday to about 200 people at the 112th National Western ...


Speaker: Mining industry not evil

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Guess who the villain is in the popular movie, “Avatar?” “It’s you, the mining industry,” Independence Institute president Jon Caldara told about 200 attendees of the 112th National Western Mining ...


Raise fines for damages to public lands, senators urge

By Dennis Webb

Two Colorado Democrats introduced a bill that would allow for drastically increased fines for damage to public lands caused by recreationists. U.S. Sen. Mark Udall and U.S. Rep. John Salazar said Tuesday the measure would let the Secretary of ...


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County offers to buy former City Market building

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Mesa County made an offer Monday to purchase the former City Market headquarters and warehouse in downtown Grand Junction, hoping to consolidate several departments and offices, and free up money for capital projects. County commissioners ...


Signs of possible wolf pack reported north of De Beque

By Staff

A biologist working for the owner of High Lonesome Ranch north of De Beque has reported the possibility of a wolf pack on the ranch property. Cristina Eisenberg said she has found scat and tracks that indicate at least one wolf, and possibly ...


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$3.2 million state grant to help pay for overpass on 29 Road

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A $3.2 million grant from the state to Mesa County will go immediately to work on an overpass crossing the railroad. An $8 million grant made from the same pot of money to Parachute, also for an overpass, will sit while town officials try to ...


Cabela’s expects to need 218 employees

By Amy Hamilton

The promise of more than 200 jobs at a Cabela’s store opening in Mesa Mall should be a boon to job-seekers hungry to take a bite out of the county’s high unemployment numbers. Cabela’s sells hunting and fishing equipment and ...


Hickenlooper leads McInnis in governor’s race, Rasmussen poll shows

By Charles Ashby

DENVER—A new poll shows Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper leading the likely Republican nominee to be the next governor of Colorado. A Rasmussen poll released Monday showed that the Denver Democrat leads former U.S. Rep. Scott McInnis 49 ...


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Fruita child will need heart surgery by age of 5

By Amy Hamilton

At 14 months, Addison Scott sputters and coos, opening her mouth and eyes wide to giggle when her mother tickles her. The happy baby who can say “momma,” “dadda” and “baby” only recently began sitting up by ...


Few members of public attend Sheen hearing

By Dennis Webb

ASPEN — Tourists who came to Aspen to ski and shop found themselves attracted Monday to a scene of another sort outside the Pitkin County Courthouse. And before they knew it, some of them even ended up inside a courtroom, watching actor ...


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