Western Colorado

Page 1556 of 2132

072210 2a wildplaces

Colorado sites named among America’s ‘Best Wild Places’

By Dave Buchanan

Two of Colorado’s more-isolated backcountry areas have been named among western America’s “Best Wild Places” by Field & Stream magazine and Trout Unlimited. The Alpine Triangle and the Roan Plateau join four other ...


Man accused of sexually exploiting girl

By {screen_name}

An examination of a cell phone belonging to a man being held in the Mesa County Jail on a variety of charges resulted in new allegations of sexual exploitation of a child. Brett Burke, 19, of Whitewater, remains in the jail after Mesa County ...

State leaders to discuss issues facing Colorado tonight

By Staff

Secretary of State Bernie Buescher will be in Palisade with some Democratic friends tonight. Buescher and his wife, Mary Beth, will join House Assistant Majority Leader Andy Kerr and House District 61 candidate Roger Wilson, a Democrat from ...

Candidate’s quip about ‘high heels’ goes viral on Web

By {screen_name}

A videotaped comment by U.S. Senate candidate Ken Buck that voters should support him because “I do not wear high heels” — a shot at his Republican primary opponent, Jane Norton — has taken life on the Web. It also ...

State cites gas firm after complaints

By Dennis Webb

BATTLEMENT MESA — Residents who fear the coming of natural gas development to this residential community say smells associated with it already have arrived, making them sick. Some 30 people gathered Wednesday to hear several accounts of ...

Aircraft firm picks Montrose

By {screen_name}

An international aircraft-manufacturing company that anticipates hiring as many as 200 workers has selected Montrose for its U.S. headquarters and production center, city officials said Wednesday. The city, however, remained mum on the name ...

StarTek gets call for more workers

By Charles Ashby

Three weeks after announcing the layoff of 33 workers at its North Avenue call center, StarTek said Wednesday it is adding up to 100 positions at its other facility in town. Jason Crowell, recruitment manager for the two Grand Junction call ...

072110 CSP 1

Trooper knocks, fires fatal shot

By Paul Shockley

Two next-door neighbors who said they were witnesses to a fatal confrontation Tuesday night at a Redlands home said a law enforcement officer loudly identified himself, pounded on the home’s front door and yelled for people inside to ...

Bennet leads field in Senate race fundraising

By {screen_name}

Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., holds a commanding fundraising lead over all four contenders for the seat to which he was appointed last year, according to the candidates’ releases and reports filed with the Federal Election ...

independence jolley H 07161

Center continues mission: independence

By Melinda Mawdsley

Center for Independence employees will try to live the message they instill in their clients: independence. Although employees at the Center for Independence, 740 Gunnison Ave., still will submit grant applications and accept community ...

Page 1556 of 2132


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy