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Go-kart crash kills girl, 9

By Paul Shockley

A 9-year-old Aurora girl died Sunday after crashing her go-kart during a racing competition at Grand Junction Motor Speedway. Taybor Duncan, who was wearing proper safety gear, rolled her go-kart after it clipped a maintenance vehicle which ...

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Missing the boat on a record catch

By Richie Ann Ashcraft

As Jason Wilbur stepped onto a fishing boat in Homer, Alaska, two weeks ago, he just hoped he wouldn’t catch a chicken — the term fishermen use to describe a small halibut. He never thought he’d land the biggest fish in the ...

Traffic Alert, Aug. 15, 2010

By Staff

The following road closures and maintenance projects may impact traffic this week: CDOT Widening of Interstate 70 Business This project will widen I-70B between 24 Road and 24 3/4 Road. Traffic has been switched to the south side in the ...

Weekly Planner, Aug. 15, 2010

By Staff

Sunday, Aug. 15 Knights of Columbus Council 13621 pancake breakfast, 790 26 1/2 Road, 8 a.m.-noon, $5 adults, $3 ages 6-12, under 6 free, proceeds benefit the fund for local charities in the Grand Valley, 260-7664. White Bison Native ...

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Talley’s last day in business Sunday

By Amy Hamilton

Dyan is going to Omar’s on First Street. Cindy is going on welfare (that’s a joke). Kindra is leaving town. Michael doesn’t know. Kirk is still looking for employment. Ken is going home. So reads the handmade sign on ...

EPA considers expanding fracturing study to air quality

By Dennis Webb

Recently retired Environmental Protection Agency environmental engineer Weston Wilson is best known for criticizing his employer’s 2004 finding that hydraulic fracturing poses little or no risk to domestic groundwater. Now, the Denver ...

$10K a month to GarCo judge on leave

By Dennis Webb

A Garfield County judge has been paid some $30,000 since being placed on leave three months ago, and it has cost the state a similar amount to pay temporary judges to cover for him. Judge Jason Jovanovich went on leave May 4. State officials ...

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By William Woody

Experience the sights and sounds of Saturday’s Lands End Hill Climb race.  ...

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Camping trip turns fatal

By Amy Hamilton

A planned camping expedition near Gateway turned tragic for an extended family when its vehicle slid off a sheer cliff, killing one of the vehicle’s three occupants Friday night. Two others in the sport utility vehicle were ...

Firms give AG money as he rewrites rules

By Charles Ashby

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers has accepted thousands of dollars in campaign contributions for his re-election bid from numerous payday lending companies at the same time his office is considering new regulations of the ...

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