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Suspect: No memory of hammer, knife attacks

By Paul Shockley

A military veteran diagnosed with mental health disorders claimed he has no memory of wielding a hammer and stabbing four people who were celebrating July 4 fireworks at a Pear Park home, according to an arrest warrant affidavit. Alejandro ...


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Mesa County Library sets record for checkouts in June

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The Mesa County Public Library District set an all-time circulation record last month, bolstered by a new Fruita branch and a down economy that has patrons looking for cheap diversions. Customers checked out 135,960 items online and from the ...


Signature goal met for Palisade pot center ban

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Proponents of a medical-marijuana-dispensary ban in Palisade are a step closer to referring the issue to voters this fall. Town Clerk Carol Speakman announced Wednesday she has determined that petitioners have collected enough valid ...


Part of Glenwood Canyon bicycle path reopened

By Staff

The Colorado Department of Transportation reopened the popular Glenwood Canyon bike path as far east as the Grizzly Creek Rest Area at Exit 121 of Interstate 70, the agency said. While the segment between the path’s west end at Glenwood ...


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Accountant: Owner in denial about firm’s red ink

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The owner of Valley Investments, who had crowed that he profitably developed affordable housing, was in denial about figures that showed the opposite, the company’s former chief financial officer testified Wednesday. Rick Langley said ...


Senators, Tipton frustrated with debt-limit impasse

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Colorado’s senators, both Democrats, and Rep. Scott. Tipton, a Republican, all proclaimed exasperation with the state of the nation’s finances Wednesday as another day passed without an agreement on whether to increase the ...


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Man taken to secluded area outside Montrose, threatened, affidavit alleges

By William Woody

MONTROSE — A Montrose man faces charges including felony kidnapping and impersonating a police officer after allegations that he threatened to kill a man last week. Andrew Williams Jr., 28, is free on $60,000 bond after the incident in ...


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Soggy weather idles Montrose timber mill

By William Woody

MONTROSE—The saws are silent at the Intermountain Resources lumber mill in Montrose this week, as scarce sources of logs have forced a delay in daily operations. The mill employs approximately 100 workers who are scheduled to resume ...


Arson not suspected in fire that destroyed barn near Rifle

By Staff

Rifle fire investigators have been unable to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a small storage shed filled with hay. Rifle Deputy Fire Chief Chad Harris said arson isn’t suspected. Harris said it’s possible the hay was ...


Worker dies in San Miguel County after power-line trench collapses

By Staff

SAN MIGUEL COUNTY — A worker installing a section of underground power lines died when he fell into a trench and the walls caved in. Workers called 911 about 4 p.m. Monday and said Frank Panucci, 48, of Florence was trapped underground ...


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