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Nemnich girlfriend Higgins

Ex-girlfriend recalls blood on suspect

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The ex-girlfriend of a man accused of stabbing to death a Grand Junction mother and daughter in 1975 testified Thursday that he came home one summer night that year with blood on his clothes and a cut on his hand. Jerry Nemnich’s ...

102010 500 tutors 2

GJ Forum volunteers begin to reach schools

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The 500 Plan is 400 volunteers away from living up to its name. About 100 people handed in applications to be elementary school reading tutors, falling short of the Grand Junction Forum’s original wish to have 500 people tutor School ...

102010 Fruita smoking

Fruita considers banning smoking in city parks

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The city of Fruita is contemplating banning smoking in all city parks, a potential crackdown that could reignite a debate that pits protection of personal freedoms against protection of public health. City Council members voted 4-2 Tuesday ...

Fruita DMV office saved, for now

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The Fruita office that processes motor-vehicle transactions, once seemingly destined for the chopping block as part of a series of Mesa County budget cuts next year, will receive at least a temporary reprieve. Mesa County Chief Deputy Clerk ...

082010 Salazar 1

Anti-abortion group targets Rep. Salazar; he denounces attack

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U.S. Rep. John Salazar, D-Colo., is among 42 Democrats under attack from the Susan B. Anthony List, which generally supports women who oppose abortion. Salazar denounced the attack, saying he was under attack by the extreme right, which is ...

Rifle gets share of $1.28 million federal grant

By Dennis Webb

The city of Rifle will share in a $1.28 million federal grant designed to help revitalize downtown business districts. The state Department of Local Affairs obtained the grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and ...

Tipton, Buck to campaign in Grand Junction today

By Staff

Two Republican congressional candidates will rally their supporters today in Grand Junction. Scott Tipton, a Cortez legislator and businessman, is to rally with supporters at 2 p.m. at his campaign headquarters at 341 S. First St. Later this ...

Nemnich DNA tied at trial to scene of slayings

By Staff

The DNA of double-murder suspect Jerry Nemnich fully or partially matched eight blood samples in the apartment where a Grand Junction mother and daughter were stabbed to death in 1975, a Colorado Bureau of Investigation agent testified ...

Montrose hospital action troubles commission

By William Woody

MONTROSE — The Montrose County Commission will conduct a public hearing today about a transaction involving the Montrose Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees. Trustees have changed the status of the hospital from a not-for-profit county ...

HAMMOND Jeff William

Paroled sex offender here

By Staff

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department announced Wednesday that sexually violent predator Jeff William Hammond, 29, now lives at 2032 U.S. Highway 6&50 after his release from prison on parole. Hammond is being monitored by a Global ...

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