Western Colorado

Page 1443 of 2109

After 8 hours, jury still out in Nemnich murder trial

By Paul Shockley

The jury in Jerry Nemnich’s double-murder trial left the Mesa County Justice Center shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday without a verdict following roughly eight hours of deliberation. The jury received the case around 4:30 p.m. Monday and ...

Montrose board meets today in hospital squabble

By {screen_name}

The Montrose County commissioners will discuss their position on changes in the lease of Montrose Memorial Hospital at 8:30 this morning, but the commission won’t get a chance to prevent the change until December. A hearing on an ...

Gunnison travel plan affirmed

By Staff

A U.S. Forest Service official has affirmed a travel management plan for federal lands in the Gunnison Basin and North Fork Valley, and the agency is taking the first steps toward implementing it. Deputy regional forester Maribeth Gustafson ...

102610 amys courtyard map

Mesa County orders Palisade wedding venue to shut down

By {screen_name}

Mesa County has ordered a Palisade-area business to shut down after learning its owner apparently has been illegally hosting weddings and other events. County code-enforcement officials this month issued a cease-and-desist order and a request ...

Local banks not worried about foreclosure ‘robo-signings’

By Emily Shockley

Recent news about banks proceeding with foreclosures without meticulously examining loan documents shouldn’t concern all Grand Junction mortgage-holders, according to local bankers. Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase and Ally Bank ...

Sewer line breaks, spills into lake on 25 1/2 Road

By Melinda Mawdsley

Public water sources are safe and there was no serious damage after an 18-inch sewer line broke at 12:30 p.m. Monday at 25 ½ Road between the Grand Junction Fire Department’s station No. 3, 582 25 ½ Road, and the Kronkright ...

Montrose sues hospital trustees over stealth action

By {screen_name}

The Montrose County Commission on Monday sued the trustees who run the county hospital, hoping to reverse the trustees’ decision to lease the hospital to a private nonprofit corporation. Trustees, meanwhile, said they couldn’t ...

102510 Nemnich

Nemnich jury finishes for the day; returns Wednesday for further deliberations

By Paul Shockley

UPDATE: 5:20 P.M. Tuesday — Nemnich jury retires for the day The jury in Jerry Nemnich’s double-murder trial left the Mesa County Justice Center shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday without a verdict following roughly eight hours of ...

AMONETTE Phillip mug 102610

Cop-shooting suspect had history with police

By Dennis Webb

A man accused of shooting a Rifle cop Friday night threatened earlier this year to kill his girlfriend if she called police after the two got in a dispute over money, she told police at the time. The girlfriend told a Rifle officer in ...

102610 Rim Rock skiing map

Monument road to close after Dec. 1, may open to skiers

By Amy Hamilton

An effort by officials at Colorado National Monument to cut snowplowing costs may come as a delight to cross-country skiers. After Dec. 1, the top portion of Rim Rock Drive will be closed to traffic. If enough snow accumulates, the area will ...

Page 1443 of 2109


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy