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Mesa County imposes yearlong moratorium on medical marijuana

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Mesa County on Monday imposed a yearlong moratorium on the growth, sale and distribution of medical marijuana in unincorporated areas of the county, giving officials time to study the county’s ability to regulate the ...


Many Medicare recipients will receive $250

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One of the main goals of the health care legislation approved by Congress was to bring younger people into the system, but many older people will see the most immediate effect. Tan lovers won’t be far behind, however, as the legislation ...


State to sue Congress on health care

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Colorado will join nine other states in a legal attack on just-passed heath care legislation, questioning the constitutionality of the requirement that individuals purchase health insurance. Congress can’t simply force individuals to ...


Deadly hatchet attack in Rangely detailed at hearing

By Dennis Webb

MEEKER — A law enforcement officer testified Monday that it took probably less than a minute for Jerry Snider Jr. to head upstairs at his father’s Rangely home last July, grab a hatchet, go back downstairs and start delivering ...


Mine jobs a concern in plant conversion bill

By Charles Ashby

DENVER – Natural gas workers may see some of their jobs return, but it could come at the expense of coal miners under a bill approved in the Colorado House on Monday. A measure that would convert several Front Range coal-fired power ...


Liquor store rules might apply to pot shops

By Emily Shockley

With Colorado legislators working on rules and a moratorium on opening new dispensaries through December, Grand Junction City Council members have time to ponder city-specific regulations on medical marijuana growers and providers. But ...


House panel tweaks pot-store rules

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Lawmakers made several changes Monday to a bill designed to regulate the nascent medical marijuana industry. As drafted now, the measure would require the many dispensaries that have opened to be called centers, be licensed by ...


More people hanging onto their pets

By Amy Hamilton

Mesa County Animal Services officials braced for the worst last year as the effects of a national recession rolled across the Grand Valley. Worried that history would repeat itself, animal welfare agencies assumed animal owners would again ...


Developer sues city of Fruita on rejected project

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The developer of a proposed 24-townhome project in Fruita is suing the City Council, alleging council members abused their discretion by rejecting the project. In a complaint filed last month, Dan Wilson, the attorney for land owner and ...


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Global Positioning System helps put brakes on energy traffic speeds

By Dennis Webb

Energy contractors increasingly are turning to a high-tech means of curtailing high-speed driving by their employees in area gas fields. A growing number of them are using Global Positioning System units in trucks and other vehicles to ...


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