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Brazilian arrested in sex sting waives review by grand jury

By Paul Shockley

A Brazilian man jailed without bond on allegations he flew to Grand Junction to have sex with a woman, her 14-year-old stepdaughter and 4-year-old daughter formally waived his right Tuesday to seek additional review of his case by a federal ...


Panel hears competing proposals for Flaming Gorge pipeline

By Dennis Webb

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A coalition seeking to pipe water from the Flaming Gorge Reservoir to Colorado’s Front Range touted the public nature of its makeup Tuesday, while a man proposing a private-public pipeline defended his ...

Methane energy bill clears Senate panel

By Charles Ashby

A bill that Western Slope sponsors expect will create jobs, boost the region’s energy development and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions cleared a major hurdle Tuesday. The measure, which the Senate Local Government Committee ...

USFS needs markets for pine-beetle wood, Tipton told

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The continued loss of businesses in the wood-products industry in the West has hampered the U.S. Forest Service in dealing with the ravages of the mountain pine beetle, Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell said Tuesday. The Forest Service, ...

I-70 road work through canyon will slow travel

By Staff

Highway work in Glenwood Canyon will slow Interstate 70 traffic for several weeks and impact access to the Colorado River and rest areas. Work began Monday on concrete pavement of westbound lanes of I-70. The $3 million project is the third ...

Waterline work set for Thursday

By Staff

Ute Water crews will be working Thursday to replace waterlines in a problematic area in north Grand Junction that sustained several waterline breaks earlier this year. Motorists on G Road will be rerouted to follow detours between 9 a.m. and ...

Report: Protection of 3 wildflowers could cost millions in oil, gas impacts

By Dennis Webb

Economic impacts from proposed critical habitat for three western Colorado wildflowers under the Endangered Species Act could range from $967,000 to $14.8 million over 20 years, an analysis released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ...

Funeral services set for father for ex-Rep. Scott McInnis

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A memorial service for Kohler McInnis, the father of former U.S. Rep. Scott McInnis, R-Colo., will be April 7 at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Kohler McInnis died Saturday. He was 88. Kohler McInnis was a merchant and banker in Glenwood Springs. ...

Opponents of health legislation encouraged

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Representatives of the 26 states challenging the constitutionality of President Obama’s health care law were cheered by the questions asked Tuesday by the U.S. Supreme Court justice seen as a swing vote. “We were very heartened by ...


Public trustee reverses course, says he’s willing to move office

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Less than three weeks after expressing reluctance to relocate his office into a Mesa County building, Mesa County Public Trustee Paul Brown indicated Monday he is amenable to the move. Brown told county commissioners during the presentation ...

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