Western Colorado

Page 1426 of 1864


Municipal offenses in Fruita could carry stiffer penalties

By {screen_name}

Citizens who commit a municipal offense in Fruita could soon face heftier fines and longer probationary sentences under changes the City Council is considering. Violators now face a maximum fine of $200 for noncriminal offenses, $500 for ...


Adamson Gonzalez Amy file m

New charge lodged against murder suspect

By Paul Shockley

An Orchard Mesa woman charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing of a man in January has been freshly accused of tampering with a witness in the investigation. In a filing Feb. 19, prosecutors moved to add a new count of felony ...


Hilltop receives $30,000 from Daniels Fund

By Staff

Several Western Slope nonprofit organizations received grants from the Daniels Fund, which announced the awards last week after the first-quarter meeting of its board of directors. The grants are: $30,000 to Hilltop Health Services Corp., ...


Autopsy today on man shot by police

By Paul Shockley

An autopsy is expected to completed today on a man who was shot and killed Sunday by Grand Junction police after officers were called to a North Avenue motel on a report of a domestic disturbance. A white sheet covered the body of the man, ...


In the weeds: City eyes code enforcement cuts during budget crisis

By Emily Shockley

The Grand Junction City Council this week will consider budget cuts that include a much smaller Code Enforcement Department. Tim Moore, director of the Public Works and Planning Department, which oversees Code Enforcement, said one and maybe ...


BLM wants to take back error, gas lease

By Dennis Webb

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it plans to cancel an oil and gas lease in the Garfield Creek State Wildlife Area unless the company owning it agrees to land-disturbance restrictions that the BLM mistakenly failed to impose when the ...


King pushes 2-year option for vehicle registration

By Charles Ashby

Motorists could save time and effort and the state could save money under a bill Rep. Steve King is pushing in the Colorado Legislature this session. The Grand Junction Republican is proposing that the state Division of Motor Vehicles ...


Student history buffs compare knowledge

By Charles Ashby

History buffs had a field day at Mesa State College on Saturday as nearly 100 area middle school and high school students competed for top honors in the seventh annual History Day competition. Winners in the various categories advanced to the ...


Mesa State student will be on game show Monday

By Melinda Mawdsley

Matthew Lovato is ready to disregard the saying that what happens in Las Vegas stays there. At 1 p.m. Monday, Lovato, 23, makes his television debut as a contestant on the CBS game show “Let’s Make a Deal” with host Wayne ...


022710 One Book

‘Geography of Bliss’ writer greets fans

By Charles Ashby

Your happy place isn’t likely to be featured in a book many residents of Mesa County have been reading this past year. That’s because Eric Weiner, the author of “The Geography of Bliss,” didn’t set out to write ...


Page 1426 of 1864




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