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030110 Return from Chile

Chile quake causes ripples of anxiety in Grand Valley

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Cheryl Ferguson was rising from bed Saturday morning when her son, Brent, phoned from Pennsylvania with the startling news about the earthquake in Chile. The Grand Junction woman’s son and daughter-in-law, Tadd and Gisela Ferguson, had ...


Ingram Brent file mug

Slain man’s widow questions use of force

By Paul Shockley

Nancy Ingram has two fatherless children, a dead husband she says she can’t afford to bury and more questions than answers about why he’s gone. Then, she says, there are the nightly visions. “All I can see is those two cops ...


2 suspected of hauling meth on I-70

By Paul Shockley

A pair of California men face a series of felony charges after authorities say they discovered 1 pound of methamphetamine hidden in the trunk of their car. Luis Lopez-Rodriguez, 35, of Fontana, Calif., and Victor Eduardo Tenorio, 48, of Texas ...


Municipal offenses in Fruita could carry stiffer penalties

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Citizens who commit a municipal offense in Fruita could soon face heftier fines and longer probationary sentences under changes the City Council is considering. Violators now face a maximum fine of $200 for noncriminal offenses, $500 for ...


Adamson Gonzalez Amy file m

New charge lodged against murder suspect

By Paul Shockley

An Orchard Mesa woman charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing of a man in January has been freshly accused of tampering with a witness in the investigation. In a filing Feb. 19, prosecutors moved to add a new count of felony ...


Hilltop receives $30,000 from Daniels Fund

By Staff

Several Western Slope nonprofit organizations received grants from the Daniels Fund, which announced the awards last week after the first-quarter meeting of its board of directors. The grants are: $30,000 to Hilltop Health Services Corp., ...


Autopsy today on man shot by police

By Paul Shockley

An autopsy is expected to completed today on a man who was shot and killed Sunday by Grand Junction police after officers were called to a North Avenue motel on a report of a domestic disturbance. A white sheet covered the body of the man, ...


In the weeds: City eyes code enforcement cuts during budget crisis

By Emily Shockley

The Grand Junction City Council this week will consider budget cuts that include a much smaller Code Enforcement Department. Tim Moore, director of the Public Works and Planning Department, which oversees Code Enforcement, said one and maybe ...


BLM wants to take back error, gas lease

By Dennis Webb

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it plans to cancel an oil and gas lease in the Garfield Creek State Wildlife Area unless the company owning it agrees to land-disturbance restrictions that the BLM mistakenly failed to impose when the ...


King pushes 2-year option for vehicle registration

By Charles Ashby

Motorists could save time and effort and the state could save money under a bill Rep. Steve King is pushing in the Colorado Legislature this session. The Grand Junction Republican is proposing that the state Division of Motor Vehicles ...


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