Western Colorado

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Legislators file campaign finance reports

By Emily Shockley

Rep. Steve King, R-Grand Junction, and Rep. Laura Bradford, R-Collbran, have filed campaign finance reports for the third quarter this month. King said he tries to prioritize his expenditures based on what will help him “get the message ...

Clues sought in murder mystery

By Dennis Webb

Searchers returned Saturday to an orchard where a woman’s remains were found in June, hoping to find clues that might help lead to closure. Garfield Sheriff Search and Rescue volunteers joined the Sheriff’s Department and about a ...

City, couple make amends on trail’s land

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The city of Grand Junction and a Redlands couple apparently have settled a dispute over ownership of a piece of land where the city intends to build a trail. City Attorney John Shaver said the city will proceed with constructing the trail ...

Mesa State chief wants more control over purse strings

By Emily Shockley

Giving public colleges and universities more control over their own operations could be one solution to higher education funding woes, said Mesa State College President Tim Foster. Foster and college, university and community college ...

Few misconduct findings by Grand Junction police

By Paul Shockley

Over 17 months ending in August, the Grand Junction Police Department handled 99 citizen complaints or investigations involving their own officers, according to records provided by the department.DOWNLOAD A LIST OF GJPD INTERNAL ...

District 51 begins planning for severe cuts for 2010-2011 school year

By Emily Shockley

When it comes to cuts, K–12 education has long been known as an untouchable sector of the Colorado budget. That isn’t likely to be a true statement next year, when legislators will have to find billions to cut, said Melissa ...

Sheriff’s Department: 26 misconduct cases; eight firings or resignations

By Paul Shockley

Eight employees resigned or were fired over a 17-month period after misconduct allegations were confirmed during internal investigations, according to documents from the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department.DOWNLOAD A LIST OF MCSO INTERNAL ...

Man accused of stabbing roommate late Friday

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A Grand Junction man remained in custody Sunday after he was arrested a day earlier on suspicion of stabbing another man. Calvin Ahkeah, 26, 1021 Teller Ave., could face charges of first-degree assault and making a false report to ...

Rifle confident monitoring system is helping keep water supply safe

By Dennis Webb

Installation of a unique monitoring system has boosted the city of Rifle’s confidence in the safety of an energy company’s operations in a municipal watershed. The Rifle City Council on Wednesday agreed to let Laramie Energy II ...

Local briefs: Oct. 26, 2009

By Staff

Wells Fargo has fund for fire victims The Marshall Family Disaster Fund has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank for the benefit of a family that lost their belongings in a mobile home fire Oct. 9. Donations will be accepted at any Wells Fargo ...

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