Western Colorado

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Drilling permits were 3rd-highest ever for last year

By Dennis Webb

Colorado in 2010 posted its third-best year ever for oil and gas drilling permitting, according to year-end figures. The state fell just short of the 6,000 mark last year, with 5,996 permits being issued, said David Neslin, director of the ...

Sen. White’s wife will replace him

By Charles Ashby

Jean White will be the new legislator to represent Senate District 8. The northwest Colorado district’s vacancy committee selected White late Monday to replace her husband, Sen. Al White, R-Hayden, who resigned the seat to become head ...

Glade Park is still after Pepsi grant for school

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Glade Park School earned enough online votes in November and December to spend a third month competing for a $250,000 Pepsi Refresh grant in January. But hope has dwindled that the school will beat out hundreds of other ideas to win the ...

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Montrose sends unit to war

By Rachel Sauer

There were Rojas and Eckart, Ybarra and Pleshek, Sorenson, Fox, Savitske, Johnson and Adams. There were Gibson and Goates and Grieger. In all, 82 soldiers standing at attention. The men: shorn almost to the scalp. The women: pinned back, ...

Man dies, 3 sickened in trailer at Delta park

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A Delta man died from carbon monoxide poisoning and three other adults were sickened over the holiday weekend at a recreational vehicle park in Delta, authorities said Monday. Delta County Coroner Chalmer Swain ruled 50-year-old Jack ...

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928 National Guard Deployment

By William Woody

Members of the ‘Witch Doctors’ were the guests of honor at Friendship Hall in Montrose Monday afternoon for a deployment ceremony.  ...

Court: City erred in nixing petition effort against Brady Trucking

By Paul Shockley

The city of Grand Junction “abused discretion” in nullifying citizen petitions collected in opposition to a 2008 zoning decision by the City Council, according to a recent ruling from the Colorado Court of Appeals. The ruling, ...

About 1,300 went up to monument for fireworks

By Staff

Approximately 1,300 people gathered atop Colorado National Monument to watch a fireworks display for its centennial celebration Friday evening, according to monument estimates. Spectators braved chilly temperatures and a fresh coat of snow to ...

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Student set to sing at inauguration

By Melinda Mawdsley

Destinee Reed is too young to vote, but that won’t keep the Central High School student out of politics. Reed, 15, will perform at Gov.-elect John Hickenlooper’s inaugural celebration Jan. 11 in Denver, after winning a statewide ...

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Collbran girl’s good taste leads to restaurant fame

By Tess Furey

Growing up in Collbran, Amy Bellotti always felt Italian. Now that the professional chef and sommelier is living in northern Italy, the old country of her father, she is perennially the American. Never mind that she now speaks English with ...

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