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Fruita plans Otto statue near turnoff to monument

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The visionary who saw the rocky ochre canyons overlooking the Grand Valley as a place of national significance will greet visitors to Colorado National Monument in Fruita. The Fruita City Council agreed to foot half the bill for a statue of ...


Man accused of illegal lion hunts

By Paul Shockley

Federal authorities allege a local man conspired to illegally hunt mountain lions in western Colorado and Utah for high-paying clients. Marvin T. Ellis, of Grand Junction, was arraigned Tuesday at the Wayne N. Aspinall federal building on one ...


Tipton’s campaign stop in Avon raises legal questions

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A January stop in Eagle County has become an embarrassment for U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo. Tipton’s meet-and-greet Jan. 7 was either an event outside his district, which is prohibited by House rules or a campaign event that was ...


Snowpack almost 80 percent , more needed

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Snows that fell this week over the high country of the Western Slope improved the outlook for the region’s moisture content, but they don’t reverse what has been a light snow year. The recent snows pushed the snowpack in the ...


Land swap, potential drilling cause for uproar

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The isolation of the North Fork Valley is under assault as residents pick sides on the issue of how the stretch of barren adobe, rolling hills of piñon and stark, rocky peaks will be treated. Two main issues have roiled the solitude of ...


Vineyard owner files to challenge Bradford

By Charles Ashby

Palisade vineyard owner John “Rusty” Price is challenging Rep. Laura Bradford for the GOP nomination to the House district she represents. Price, who resigned last week as Republican Party chairman for House District 54, filed the ...


Shell begins first shale research project in Rio Blanco

By Dennis Webb

Shell has broken ground on the first project on any of its three federal oil shale research and development leases, a company representative said Thursday. Carolyn Tucker told the Northwest Colorado Oil and Gas Forum in Rifle the company ...


Brazilian arrested in cyber sex sting

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A Brazilian man remains in custody without bond after his first court appearance Thursday in Grand Junction on charges he flew into Grand Junction intending to have sex with a woman, her 14-year-old stepdaughter and 4-year-old daughter. Paulo ...


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March roars into Grand Valley

By Staff

March roared into western Colorado like a lion Thursday, blanketing the valleys and mountains with heavy, wet snow that delighted skiers and boarders, relieved fruit growers who prefer that trees remain dormant a while longer and triggered a ...


Group plans to offer more scholarships

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The Saccomanno Higher Education Foundation hopes to offer more need-based scholarships in higher amounts for this spring’s applicants. The foundation, founded by former Grand Junction residents Geno and Virginia Saccomanno in 1992, has ...


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