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GJ fire chief not hired by Fort Collins

By Staff

GJ fire chief not hired by Fort Collins Grand Junction Fire Chief Ken Watkins, who was a finalist for the top job at the Poudre Fire Authority, was not selected for the Fort Collins position. Watkins had applied for the fire chief position ...

State, Tipton, energy industry want closer look at BLM plan

By Dennis Webb

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, state agencies and an oil and gas group are asking that more time be provided for analysis of a draft Bureau of Land Management plan that the industry says could have a major bearing on western Colorado’s economy ...

Meeker school will remain closed until next fall

By Dennis Webb

A temporary arrangement to house Meeker Elementary School students elsewhere apparently will continue throughout the academic year. Structural repairs to the year-old building will take longer to complete than originally hoped, and it’s ...

Mesa County home sales ahead of 2010

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Home sales in Mesa County climbed in October compared to the same month last year, although sale prices continue to lag behind last year, according to a report released last week. A total of 192 homes sold last month, a 16 percent boost over ...

Names released in collision near Loma

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The Colorado State Patrol on Sunday released the names of three of the four people involved in a two-vehicle accident Saturday night near Loma, as the condition of at least one of the victims improved. Bailey Westcott, a 16-year-old Grand ...

Blotter, Nov. 21, 2011

By Staff

Woman tries to stop driver A Grand Junction man was arrested early Saturday on suspicion that he was driving drunk while a woman was sitting on the engine compartment and the vehicle struck a fence at an Orchard Mesa school. Boby Doyle ...

Funding denied for school officers

By Paul Shockley

The recent denial of a federal grant means three Mesa County positions for school resource officers that were axed in a steep budget cutting process in 2010 won’t be returning anytime soon, the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department said ...

Thanksgiving closures set; free holiday parking to begin

By Staff

City of Grand Junction and Mesa County administrative offices will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving. There will be no city trash collection Thanksgiving Day, and trash collection will be one day late for the ...

111811 Fisherman survived

Man grateful prayers were answered in ocean rescue

By Amy Hamilton

A hairy situation during a fishing expedition in Costa Rica earlier this month may have changed the course of Anthony Gregory’s life. The 52-year-old Clifton resident said he feels more grateful and full of life after spending about ...

Detox, drug treatment in jeopardy

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Colorado West Regional Mental Health Center, which has been in and out of financial trouble over the past several years, may consider closing its Grand Junction-based detoxification center and substance-abuse-treatment program for women if ...

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