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Most summer classes for extended learning to be available online

By Emily Shockley

Summer extended-learning classes will look a little different at the high school level this year in School District 51. Budget constraints led the district to rethink summer learning costs. Instead of offering a traditional classroom ...

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Walkers join up in fight against mystery malady

By Melinda Mawdsley

Sherene Clowers sometimes lets her 5-year-old daughter watch when she injects herself. Clowers admits some people might think her daughter is too young to be exposed to something as potentially scary as medicine and disease. But Clowers ...

Glenwood bike path now open

By Staff

The bike path through Glenwood Canyon is now fully open. The Colorado Department of Transportation had opened much of the path for the season, but the stretch from the Shoshone Power Plant to the Hanging Lake Rest Area was closed because of ...

Man found brutally beaten on Friday night

By Melinda Mawdsley

A 59-year-old man was found seriously beaten Friday night off D Road, and investigators are searching for answers. The man’s name and condition were not released Saturday, but Mesa County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Lisa McCammon ...

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Honor Flight heroes

By Staff

Travel with local vets to Washington D.C. to view the WWII Memorial. Reporting by Gary Harmon. Click HERE to read the accompanying story.  ...

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Christian nonprofit FuzeBox 95 gives kids music lessons for free

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John David loves music and wants to play in a band someday. The Grand Junction 12-year-old would particularly like to play in a certain band. “The Trans-Siberian Orchestra is really good,” he said. “I’d like to play ...

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Killing frost turns its wrath on grapes

By Dave Buchanan

That sound you heard late Thursday night and very early Friday morning was frost alarms going off across the valley. It’s been a familiar sound this spring, as seasonal freezes keep orchardists and grape growers awake until the wee ...

Cold snap leaves slim pickings for Colorado winemakers

By Dave Buchanan

The repeated freezes hitting the Grand Valley’s grape crop not only will affect local wineries, but also many winemakers around the state looking for Grand Valley grapes. “We harvested 476 tons of grapes last year, and this year ...

Census workers have success getting forms to rural homes

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Two census workers who stomped through Colorado’s March snows to deliver census forms in some of its least hospitable places said Colorado poses more problems for the counters than Coloradans. “Just about everybody has been real ...

Local briefs: May 8, 2010

By Staff

Bagel shop having Latimer House drive Main Street Bagels at Sixth and Main streets, will donate 10 percent of all purchases on Sunday, May 9, to Latimer House, a domestic violence and sexual assault safe-house in Mesa County. Sunday is also ...

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