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Trend toward injection wells hikes traffic

By Dennis Webb

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Traffic is likely to be the biggest issue Garfield County officials will face as they deal with an expected increase in the use of injection wells to dispose of fluids associated with natural gas development, a state ...


Monterey Park affordable for retirees

By Amy Hamilton

Wayne Langston, 76, likes that his neighbors check up on each other. He appreciates his apartment’s close proximity to shopping and that his monthly rent payments aren’t so much that he has to “live under a ...


County seeks to dismiss suit in mother’s murder

By Paul Shockley

An attorney representing the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department has asked a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit against the agency related to the slaying of a pregnant woman last year. Local attorney Alan Hassler, in a recent filing, ...


Colorado seeks to head off problems with runoff on inactive drilling pads

By Dennis Webb

The state is working with area energy companies to try to make sure they’re implementing measures such as runoff control and wildlife protection on inactive well pads amid the drilling slowdown. The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation ...


GarCo commission: State must address fouled spring water

By Dennis Webb

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Garfield County commissioners on Monday called on the state to take immediate action to remediate oil and gas contamination of spring water that caused a man to become ill northwest of Parachute 17 months ...


Kids Voting: District C candidate

By Staff

Special to the Daily Students and adults have only one day until Election Day. Voters will be voting on School Board members and term limits for Mesa County district attorney, sheriff and coroner. One of the school board candidates is Harry ...


1 dead, trail of blood in Pear Park

By Staff

Gunfire early Sunday in Pear Park left one person dead and another wounded, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department. The names of the shooting victims have not been released. One person was detained by deputies but later ...


Council to consider medical pot moratorium

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The Grand Junction City Council on Nov. 16 will consider whether to impose a one-year moratorium on licensing medical marijuana dispensaries, as city officials grapple with a proliferation of the industry and the crime that has apparently ...


Stimulus funding barely a pulse for city

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The city of Grand Junction has had only limited success in obtaining millions of dollars in federal stimulus money, although the bulk of its applications still are pending. City officials have applied for nearly $40 million in funding through ...


Woman, 42, identified in fatal shooting in Pear Park

By Amy Hamilton

A 42-year-old Pear Park woman, Crystal Nash, died after a shooting in the 3000 block of Rood Avenue early Sunday, according to the Mesa County Coroner’s Office. The Coroner’s Office did not release the manner and cause of ...


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