Western Colorado

Page 1486 of 2351


Bobby’s Bash misses fairgrounds deposit deadline

By {screen_name}

The proprietor of a free country music festival scheduled to be held at the Mesa County Fairgrounds next month failed to make two required payments totaling $175,000 by Monday’s deadline. Donna Ross, acting regional services director, ...


Tipton seeks House support in blasting Obama’s stance on Israel

By {screen_name}

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., is asking other representatives to sign on to a letter chiding President Barack Obama for urging Israel to return to its pre-1967 borders. The letter tells the president, “We are extremely disappointed ...


Officer has left Sheriff’s Department after citation

By Paul Shockley

A Mesa County deputy on paid leave after an alcohol-related traffic stop is no longer employed by the Sheriff’s Department, spokeswoman Heather Benjamin said Monday. The department did not specify whether Scott Smith, 39, was fired or ...


Riders barred from Little Book Cliffs because of virus

By Staff

The Bureau of Land Management wants to keep domestic horses out of the Little Book Cliffs Wild Horse Range, at least until Friday, because of the threat from the equine herpes virus referred to as EHV-1. In a release Monday, the federal ...


Federal grant of $545,000 could put cops back in schools

By {screen_name}

Forced to eliminate three-quarters of its school resource officers because of steep budget cuts last year, the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department hopes to tap a federal grant to reinstate those officers who provided security, offered ...


garbage pickup alley 051911

New trash trucks leave some residents down in the dumps

By Amy Hamilton

For decades, Audrey Robbins had a system for getting her trash to the can in her back alley. The 86-year-old, who walks with a cane, merely had to pull her container a few feet from her gated yard to the alley to be picked up for regular ...


Coyotes kill woman’s pet pup on Aspen hike

By Dennis Webb

Colorado Division of Wildlife officials are hoping the killing of a woman’s Labradoodle by coyotes during a hike in Aspen might serve as a reminder of the steps people should take to help safeguard their pets and themselves from ...


McCleland Robert mug 030810

GJ man is guilty in killing

By Paul Shockley

A Grand Junction man will be sentenced to at least 16 years in prison in the March 2010 slaying of another man, under the terms of a plea agreement reached Monday. Robert McCleland, 32, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, in addition to a ...


052411 April sales tax graph

Junction sales tax collections in April higher than last year

By Amy Hamilton

Sales tax collections in Grand Junction for April edged higher than those collected for the same month in 2010. Total sales and use taxes in April were at $4 million, compared with $3.7 million collected in April of last year, according to ...


History Day winners going to nationals

By Staff

Six Western Slope students qualified at the Colorado History Day State Contest to participate June 12–16 in the Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest in College Park, Md. Ridgway Secondary School students Marcina Sarmiento and ...


Page 1486 of 2351




TOP JOBS




THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Advertiser Tearsheet
Information

© 2016 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy