Western Colorado

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Bill favors gas over coal, senator says

By Charles Ashby

It isn’t right to promote one industry at the expense of another, according to state senators who oppose a measure to convert Front Range, coal-fired, power plants to burn natural gas. Sen. Al White, R-Hayden, and other senators argued ...

Norwood man announces 3rd District candidacy

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A Del Norte man unaffiliated with any political party is running for Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District. John W. Hargis Sr. said he would represent the Constitution and Colorado in Congress, and would provide a link on his U.S. House ...

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2 hurt as fire destroys rural home

By Amy Hamilton

Two people were taken to St. Mary’s Hospital when a fire destroyed a home northwest of Grand Junction. An elderly woman suffered burns and smoke inhalation in the fire late Monday night at 947 23 Road, the Grand Junction Fire Department ...

Tea Party Express to make GJ stop

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The Tea Party Express, which kicked off a cross-country tour on Saturday in Searchlight, Nev., is to stop Wednesday in Grand Junction. Sarah Palin, the 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate, kicked off the rolling protest, the third ...


Specialty tags upset some people

By Charles Ashby

Neither Gary Sherman nor Darlene Kobobel expected to get into a political fight in the Colorado Legislature. After all, both wanted state lawmakers to approve new specialty license plates for their pet causes. Sherman is an Aspen resident ...

Colorado, District 51 still hoping for share of reform funds

By Emily Shockley

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced Monday that the first round of Race to the Top grants would go to Delaware and Tennessee, but that doesn’t mean Colorado has given up hope for some education reform money. The state is ...

Carbondale couple safe after 2 nights in snow cave

By Dennis Webb

Two backcountry skiers spent two cold, wet nights in a snow cave after encountering whiteout conditions on the way to a hut near Aspen. The Carbondale couple eventually made it to their destination of the Goodwin-Green hut on Sunday, tired ...

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Whitewater sewer project under way

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Mesa County is prepared to embark on a multimillion dollar project that will provide sewer service to Whitewater, a community expected to evolve in the coming years from a rural hodgepodge of developments to an urban center for thousands of ...

Today expected to be windy, warmest of the year so far

By Amy Hamilton

If only for a day, it’s time to break out the shorts and sunscreen, as high temperatures in Grand Junction are expected to soar to 70 degrees today, making it the warmest day yet of the year. However, just when you thought it was safe ...

Bergman service Thursday

By Staff

A memorial service for longtime Mesa College baseball coach Walter “Bus” Bergman will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Robinson Theater at Mesa State College. Bergman coached baseball for 23 years and football for 16 at Mesa. He won ...

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