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Republicans vie for seat in 57th District

By Dennis Webb

A race is on among Republicans to represent the reconstituted Colorado House District 57, which next year will consist of Garfield, Rio Blanco and Moffat counties. Battlement Mesa resident Ron Roesener has stepped down as Republican Party ...

District 51 board may vote soon on employee co-pays

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District 51 School Board members may vote as soon as Feb. 21 on a contract with Community Hospital that would allow District 51 employees and their family members who are insured through the district to go to Grand Valley Primary Care for ...

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Serious snowmaking a ritual of dry winter

By Rachel Sauer

Not to say that it worked, not to give credit where it wasn’t due, not to frost that new powder with a layer of superstition, but ... These are the facts: During the week or so after New Year’s, Crested Butte Mountain Resort ...

Police group protests federal pot crackdown

By Charles Ashby

U.S. Attorney John Walsh should not be going after Colorado licensed medical marijuana dispensaries, a national group of former law enforcement members said Monday. In a sternly worded letter to the top federal prosecutor in the state, the ...

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Neighbors not on board with site for new bus facility

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A fast-growing group of residents and business owners is seeking to slam the brakes on plans to build a bus station north of Mesa Mall, expressing fear the facility will serve as a crime magnet and drag down the value of surrounding ...


Convicted murderer seeks new trial

By Paul Shockley

A Mesa County judge listened to testimony Monday but withheld a ruling on a man’s bid for a new trial in the 1998 slaying of a Gypsum teenager. Jason Lee Garner, 34, is serving life in prison without the possibility of parole for the ...

Union speech reviews split on party lines

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President Obama’s call for the nation to move ahead with a series of proposals struck U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., as “more the mantra of my way or the highway” than an offer to cooperate, Tipton said. Meanwhile, ...


Neighbors rally against bus station

By Amy Hamilton

If a Greyhound station is allowed to locate in Jackie Anderson’s neighborhood, she’ll move. Anderson, who spoke during a heated meeting Tuesday night as one of about 60 people in opposition to such a plan slated for 24 1/2 Road, ...


Paonia resident, CU student sits with first lady at address

By Charles Ashby

Paonia resident Mahala Greer sat with first lady Michelle Obama as her husband gave his fourth State of the Union Address on Tuesday. The University of Colorado-Denver senior was one of 21 guests in the first lady’s box for the address ...

Water course slated to begin on Feb. 9

By Staff

Spots remain available for the 2012 edition of the Water Course at Colorado Mesa University. The course will be on three Thursdays in February. Classes will meet Feb. 9, 16 and 23. Each class will meet from 6 to 9 p.m., and all classes will ...

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