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Two Parachute men jailed in woman’s disappearance

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Two Parachute men are in custody in North Dakota in connection with the disappearance of a Montana teacher who authorities say is dead. Lester Vann Waters Jr, 47, and Michael Keith Spell, 22, were being held Sunday night in the Williams ...


Partnership takes bite out of price for animal control

By Amy Hamilton

A partnership between the city of Delta and nonprofit animal rescue group Citizens for Animal Welfare and Shelter, or CAWS, is helping provide a broader range of animal services in Delta. About a year ago, the city of Delta trimmed back some ...

Collaborative effort intends to fuel natural gas

By Dennis Webb

Entities in two of Colorado’s major regions for natural gas production are discussing looking at ways to work together to further the fuel’s use in vehicles. Officials in Garfield and Weld counties and the city of Grand Junction ...

Yearbook photos can be troublesome for District 51, too

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Despite national media coverage focused on our neighbor to the south, rejecting yearbook photos is not unique to Durango High School. School District 51 high school yearbook editors have rejected photo submissions for everything from too much ...

Assets seized in fraud probe

By Paul Shockley

Federal prosecutors this month formally moved to seize a home, hundreds of thousands of dollars, vehicles and a trove of precious metals swept up in a fraud investigation involving a Grand Junction-based health care business. Anthony Paul ...

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One-stop county shop

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As the recession gripped Mesa County the past few years, sapping it of vital sales tax revenue, penny-pinching county commissioners examined every way to trim costs. They reached first for the low-hanging fruit, freezing employee salaries, ...

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Guv promises help keeping wolves at bay

By Amy Hamilton

Gov. John Hickenlooper received a standing ovation in Grand Junction after a speech that included him saying he would help keep wolves out of Colorado if that’s what residents want. Hickenlooper’s whirlwind tour Saturday of Grand ...

Traffic alert, Jan. 15, 2012

By Staff

The following road closure and maintenance project may impact traffic this week: 31 and D 1/2 Road bridge replacement — Mesa County is reconstructing the bridge at the intersection of 31 Road and D 1/2 Road. The intersection of 31 ...

Hot-button issues await lawmakers

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — If a bill to create civil unions for gays and lesbians doesn’t spark enough political wrangling in the Colorado Legislature this session, a bill to do away with the state’s health benefits exchange program likely ...

Mayor softens threats against airport

By Amy Hamilton

Grand Junction Mayor Tom Kenyon is backing down on threats to impose sanctions against the Grand Junction Regional Airport if changes in management and policy aren’t made. The demands, outlined in a letter drafted at the end of December ...

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