Western Colorado

Page 1682 of 2016

One generous investor recalls Lochmiller’s power of persuasion

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Bruce Bainter was going to embark on a new career of sorts in August. That was when investments worth thousands of dollars he had with Valley Investments in Grand Junction were scheduled to mature. When that money rolled in, he was going to ...

Hunter missing on mesa

By Staff

Mesa County Sheriff’s Department personnel and volunteers from its search and rescue teams will try again today to find a hunter who was reported missing Saturday in the Hightower Mountain area nearly 24 miles east of Collbran. After a ...

The city’s high cost of severance: Recruiting tool or waste of tax dollars?

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When Grand Junction Police Chief Bill Gardner resigned abruptly last month, he took with him pictures of rafting the Grand Canyon and other memorabilia, and assurances that he will receive three months’ pay, health insurance through the ...

Domestic violence shelter serves region for 25 years

By Amy Hamilton

There are some roads a former Grand Junction teenager will never go down again. After being in an abusive relationship in high school, the girl, who is now a 26-year-old woman, sees the telltale signs of domestic violence. “Now that I ...

Man in 1962 plane crash lives to write about his adventure

By Emily Shockley

Fred Caruso’s journey to becoming an Irish citizen began with a plane crash. Caruso, a New York native from an Italian family, was headed from Newark, N.J., to Frankfurt, Germany, when his plane crash-landed in Ireland. He and 47 other ...

Wrongful death suit possible in baby’s death

By Dennis Webb

The parents of a baby who drowned after his head briefly went underwater in a tub are considering filing a wrongful death suit against the woman who was responsible for his care at the time. Fred and Linda Flohr say in a court filing in ...


Wendy’s robber on loose

By Emily Shockley

Police still were looking Saturday night for a robber who took an undisclosed amount of money Friday night from the Wendy’s restaurant at 3207 Interstate 70 Business Loop in Clifton. The man forced his way into the restaurant near ...

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Doctor reopens office after raid

By Amy Hamilton

A Montrose doctor whose home and business offices were raided Wednesday by Drug Enforcement Administration agents was seeing patients as usual Thursday at his Delta office. Agents on Wednesday confiscated medical files of patients seen by Dr. ...

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Palisade student recognized for reporting alleged threat

By Paul Shockley

While it took time for him to come forward, Calvin O’Banion did just that. And possibly averted tragedy in the process, authorities said Thursday. “I’ve been here four years, and I don’t want to see anybody get shot ...

Teen talked about Columbine style assault

By Paul Shockley

A student accused of plotting against Palisade High School admitted to investigators he had talked to others “about blowing up the school and going out in a blaze of glory like Columbine High School,” according to an arrest ...

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