Western Colorado

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Mesa State now offers degrees in three years

By Emily Shockley

Students hoping to whip through Mesa State College in three years will have a program designed to help them accomplish that task beginning this fall. The Mav3 Graduation Plan puts a student on a specialized schedule of course work that ...

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Go online to check Community Hospital’s prices

By Amy Hamilton

Want to know how much your hospital bill will be before you go? Community Hospital, the first hospital in the state and only one of a handful of health care agencies nationwide, posts prices for its range of health care procedures on its ...

Williams, VanGundy recycle items to help Special Olympics

By Richie Ann Ashcraft

The clients at Mesa Developmental Services lost no more than $25 worth of recycling materials in a burglary at their facility in early March. But after news of the theft appeared in the March 11 edition of The Daily Sentinel, a local ...

Armed Forces rally planned

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Veterans and active-duty soldiers, sailors and Marines will be remembered Saturday morning in an Armed Forces Day observance in front of the old Mesa County Courthouse. “We’ve had no formal salute to the troops in several years, ...

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Examples of Jessica Geddes’ fiber artwork

By Sherida Warner

Mesa State graduate Jessica Geddes receives her fine arts degree this year, but already she is accomplished in fiber arts.  ...

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Whitewater drilling plan lights a fire

By Dennis Webb

When an energy company proposed drilling nearly 500 wells across some 90,000 acres along the western base of Grand Mesa, its switchboard began lighting up. “It’s unbelievable the volume of phone calls we’ve received from ...

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Drug busts net 27 pounds of meth, 4 arrests

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A mother and son and two brothers were arrested in a span of less than 24 hours in separate traffic stops at the same spot on Interstate 70 after authorities found a combined 27 pounds of suspected methamphetamine in their vehicles. Manuel ...

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Dedicated senior drives away in new Subaru

By Richie Ann Ashcraft

Usually having perfect or near-perfect high school attendance is only worth personal pride in the achievement. But, to Dusty Copeland, it was worth about $19,000 Thursday. Copeland won the grand prize, a 2010 Subaru Impreza, from Grand ...

Mesa County foreclosures up in first quarter

By Emily Shockley

Slightly less than half a percent of all occupied homes in Mesa County sold at foreclosure auction in the first three months of 2010, giving the county the 12th highest foreclosure rate among Colorado’s 64 counties. Sales at auction of ...

Salazar’s onshore drilling reform hailed by some Colorado officials

By Dennis Webb

Past U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management leaders are among 60 former federal and state land and wildlife officials who signed a letter supporting Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s proposed onshore oil and gas drilling ...

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