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Teen talked about Columbine style assault

By Paul Shockley

A student accused of plotting against Palisade High School admitted to investigators he had talked to others “about blowing up the school and going out in a blaze of glory like Columbine High School,” according to an arrest ...


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Two arrested on suspicion of dealing Ecstasy

By Paul Shockley

Two men were arrested Thursday on suspicion of drug-related charges after Grand Junction police acted on a tip about a Mesa State College student allegedly dealing Ecstasy from his on-campus residence, according to arrest affidavits. Dalton ...


Long-lost WWII friends to meet again

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Robert Ratte’s Grand Junction square-dancing friend won’t answer his call to travel down the river from Minnesota to the Caribbean. On the other hand, she’s not ruling out the possibility of a do-si-do in Grand ...


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$2 million required to improve risky intersection near Molina

By Staff

A seldom-used intersection is getting a $2 million fix from Mesa County, but some residents argue the county is unnecessarily taking their land and wasting taxpayer dollars. The intersection of KK and 54.7 roads is on the west side of Mormon ...


Suspect in crash that hurt child is arrested

By Amy Hamilton

A Grand Junction man who allegedly had been drinking alcohol and rolled his vehicle, injuring a 2-year-old passenger in June, was arrested Thursday on a warrant. Michael Paul Myers, 27, 2915 Orchard Ave., No. C28, was booked into Mesa County ...


Man locates mystery date with newspaper ad

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Robert Ratte found his mystery Grand Junction woman from the Danube River, but he doesn’t know yet whether she will accompany him on a river trip from Minnesota to Florida. Ratte, a Minnesotan, bought a full-page ad in last ...


Think you’re pretty smart? Prove it

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Think you’re smart? Not a smart-aleck. There’s already enough of those. No, we’re talking about smarty pants. Brainiacs. Sages. Saturday’s your opportunity to prove it. Mensa, the high intelligence quotient society, ...


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Central homecoming nominee hoping to be king for a day

By Staff

Score! The theme of this year’s homecoming dance at Central High School, “Night at the Roxbury,” will include a lot of head-bopping fun and dynamic decorations. It is currently a popular theme among U.S. high schools, ...


Man dies in crash near Mesa

By Staff

An Orchard City man was killed after his truck careened off a 200-plus-foot embankment on Colorado Highway 65 near Mesa, according to the Colorado State Patrol. Donald R. Mathews, 66, was found dead in his Ford F-250 on Thursday around 9 a.m. ...


Woman pleads not guilty to helping in jail escape

By Amy Hamilton

A woman accused of driving a getaway car to help her husband speed away from the Mesa County Jail during a jailbreak last summer will go to trial. Marilynne Johnson, 47, pleaded not guilty Thursday to a felony charge of aiding an escape and ...


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