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Neal named to rural-school task force

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It’s one thing to deal with a failing school in a large city, another thing entirely when the failing school is in a small town or rural area. To help officials deal with the differences, Colorado Board of Education member Marcia Neal ...

Mesa County cuts number of vote centers

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Mesa County will reduce the number of vote centers where citizens can cast their ballots this November and boost early voting hours, a continuing sign that more people are making their selections prior to Election Day. County elections staff ...

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Study points up competition for West’s water

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Water shipped to the Front Range packs far greater economic punch than water allowed to run West, according to a study that says a “water gap” separating the state’s supplies from its demands is fast developing. The study, ...

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Mesa County approves $1.36M contract for Molina road

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Mesa County commissioners on Monday awarded a $1.36 million contract to a Grand Junction construction company to rebuild what some consider a dangerous road and intersection near Molina on Grand Mesa. Roads leading to and away from the ...

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Palisade High School graduation, Part 2

By Staff

Bulldogs graduation ceremonies — May 17, 2010 Go back to PART 1  ...

Judge to parties: Settle or litigate shale lawsuits

By Dennis Webb

Nine is enough. That’s the message from a judge after the federal government requested a ninth delay in responding to two suits filed in January 2009 over Department of Interior actions on oil shale. Colorado U.S. District Court Judge ...

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Rose lovers are blue

By Amy Hamilton

It’s going to take some rose-colored glasses for Grand Valley gardeners to find some good news as they inspect their rose bushes this spring. A surprising and regrettable thing happened this winter as relentless cold weather locked the ...

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Feds take case of dumped dynamite

By Melinda Mawdsley

Federal authorities are looking into who purchased the approximately 16 pounds of dynamite found north of Loma. Investigators with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF, want to know who bought the dynamite, ...

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Museum donates stuffed specimens to Mesa State

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The Museum of Western Colorado’s collection of stuffed birds and small mammals has flown the coop to Mesa State College, where the animals, most of them frozen by taxidermy in lifelike poses, will be used by students and others. The ...

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Silbernagel at Sentinel: 30 years as observer, critic, commentator

By Laurena Mayne Davis

The week Bob Silbernagel’s byline first topped a story in The Daily Sentinel, the newspaper inked editorials protesting President Carter’s 10 cent a gallon fuel tax and condemning Russia’s invasion of Afghanistan as ...

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