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New treatment for lung cancer shows promise

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Once a frightening monolith of a disease, lung cancer slowly is being recognized as not a single ailment, but several. With the finding that lung cancer isn’t a single disease, it also turns out some varieties are more treatable than ...

Body found in orchard dismembered

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A body found in an orchard west of Glenwood Springs was not a young girl but a woman who had been dismembered, authorities said Sunday. Garfield County sheriff’s spokeswoman Holly Hopple said the victim is a Caucasian woman who was ...

Potential injection well worries New Castle

By Dennis Webb

Antero Resources is looking into operating a produced- water-injection well outside New Castle, prompting concerns among town officials about possible impacts. Acting at the direction of the Town Council, council member Art Riddile raised the ...

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Suspected drunken driver sends five to local hospital

By Amy Hamilton

A suspected drunken driver who rolled his vehicle Saturday about a mile west of Loma may have been avoiding a DUI checkpoint. Seven people, including three children ages 1 to 3, were riding in a white Dodge sport utility vehicle when it ...

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Resorts try to drive locals with discounts near home

By Emily Shockley

Last year it was the staycation. This year it’s the cheapcation. Hotels in resort, mountain and tourist towns within driving distance of Grand Junction are offering discounts, free nights and golf and spa packages. Each town offers ...

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Officers chase, nab suspect in bank heist

By Amy Hamilton

Alert shoppers and diners and quick-thinking bank tellers helped officers catch a robbery suspect Saturday in Clifton and recover the money. Steven Joseph Erichsen, 25, was arrested on suspicion he robbed the Wells Fargo Bank, 3231 Interstate ...

Investor’s trump card turning into a joker

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Fran Paiva played bridge with some of the world’s best and most famous players, and she knew a trump card when she saw one. Or at least she thought she did. Paiva, now 82 and living in an Alzheimer’s care facility in upstate New ...

Authorities investigate man’s death in river

By Staff

Authorities released few details Saturday night about a man who died in the Colorado River in the Black Rock area, about 16 miles west of the Loma boat ramp. Volunteer searchers with the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department pulled the ...

Western Colorado Congress on the brink

By Staff

The Western Colorado Congress is doing some soul searching. The WCC is reeling from financial cutbacks, has seen several changes in directors in the last couple years, is having its tactics questioned by many in the community, and in ...

Briefs: River District June 13, 2009

By Staff

The Colorado River District is hosting a meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation offices, 2764 Compass Drive, Suite 106, Grand Junction, to discuss a Wild and Scenic River Eligibility study completed by the Bureau of ...

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