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New Pueblo bishop praises energy of valley’s Catholics

By Amy Hamilton

Some of the younger pupils at Holy Family Catholic School thought they were in the presence of the pope when Bishop Fernando Isern visited Wednesday, school officials said. “May the Lord be with you,” Isern said during an ...

Rainy-day bill advances

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A proposed rainy-day fund for Colorado took a step forward Tuesday with approval from the House Finance Committee. The 8-3 vote moves the measure by state Rep. Steve King, R-Grand Junction, to the House Military and Veterans Affairs ...

Two groups challenge water-rights applications

By Staff

Two Utah environmental organizations are challenging water-rights applications for a proposed uranium mill in Colorado. Red Rock Forests and Living Rivers filed statements of opposition in Montrose County Water Court to applications by Energy ...

Williams paying $4.5M following GarCo tax audit

By Dennis Webb

Williams Production RMT is paying about $4.5 million to resolve a Garfield County audit of its oil and gas production over four years. The payment helps county Assessor John Gorman make good on a campaign promise to go after energy companies ...

Garfield County: Drilling requirement legal

By Dennis Webb

Garfield County is defending the legality of its requirement that an energy company remove drilling cuttings from natural gas operations within the Battlement Mesa housing development. County commissioners this week approved a letter ...

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City to repay thousands as Camper named chief

By Paul Shockley

City officials Tuesday said John Camper will be Grand Junction’s next chief of police, while announcing plans to repay more than $43,000 to Camper’s former employer. Working on an interim basis as chief for the past five months, ...

McInnis misses one opportunity against Dem foe, seizes another

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott McInnis is spoiling for a debate with the only Democrat in the race, Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper. Getting into the same room with Hickenlooper, however, has been problematic at best. Hickenlooper ...

Grocery workers approve contract

By Paul Shockley

Some 60 employees at Grand Junction-area Albertsons stores voted Tuesday night to ratify a new labor deal with their corporate ownership. The new agreement, effective for 52 weeks, includes a signing bonus, wage hikes, improved health ...


Ethics panel to investigate complaint filed against King

By Charles Ashby

A House ethics panel will meet today to determine whether Rep. Steve King improperly took travel money from his legislative office to pay for campaign expenses. The panel was formed after a complaint was filed last month by Colorado Ethics ...

Unemployment counselors in Grand Junction Thurs., Fri.

By Emily Shockley

Counselors from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment will answer questions about unemployment insurance from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the Mesa County Workforce Center, 2897 North Ave. The counselors will be available ...

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