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Regional oil, gas leasing proposed

By Dennis Webb

The Bureau of Land Management has proposed leasing 1,136 acres in November for oil and gas development in the Plateau Valley. However, it is putting off a decision on whether to offer some 13,000 other acres in Mesa and Garfield counties so ...

Solar installation fees capped

By Charles Ashby

The cost just went down for Grand Valley residents and others in the state who are thinking about installing solar panels. That happened Friday when Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill to cap fees that local and state governments can charge ...

Identity theft jumps in GJ; how to stop it

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Reports of identity theft in Grand Junction run significantly higher than the rate for Colorado overall, which ranks 11th nationwide in identity-theft reporting. Grand Junction police logged 170 identity-theft reports in the past 12 months, a ...

First of bait-car cases prosecuted quickly

By Paul Shockley

The first in a series of auto theft cases stemming from police use of bait cars ended with a guilty plea in 38 days. “It’s kind of hard to explain what you’re doing in a stolen car that doesn’t belong to you,” ...

State refunds available for overpaid fees

By Charles Ashby

Businesses that have overpaid the Colorado Secretary of State’s Office but have not yet claimed their money now need to turn to the Colorado Treasurer’s Office. Secretary of State Scott Gessler is to turn over about $485,000 in ...

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Area residents of Filipino descent mark victory with ally U.S. over Spain

By Charles Ashby

Americans have to wait another month, but for Grand Valley residents of Filipino descent, Sunday was Independence Day. That’s the day in 1898 when Filipino and American forces booted Spain from the South Pacific islands after nearly 300 ...

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Movie Days return to Montrose

By William Woody

MONTROSE — Curators of the Museum of the Mountain West hope the second annual Tribute to Western Movie Days will lure thousands of movie and history buffs to Montrose next weekend. This year, four original members of the television ...

More School District 51 seniors interested in college, survey finds

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Nearly two-thirds of the School District 51 senior class of 2011 plans to attend a four-year college or university this fall, according to an exit survey conducted by the district this spring. Sixty-three percent of seniors said they plan to ...

Legislative redistricting work begins

By Charles Ashby

Western Slope residents will have their first opportunity Monday to make their feelings known about how their legislative districts should be redrawn. That’s when the Colorado Reapportionment Commission will begin accepting public ...


Authorities seek two suspects fleeing confrontation, accident

By Rachel Sauer

Two men were at large Saturday night after fleeing an accident after a knife fight, authorities said. Authorities suspect the men were involved in a fight on 26 3/8 Road near the Department of Energy site. They had been fighting Friday night ...

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