Western Colorado

Page 1733 of 1975


Dinner-time deluge hits Grand Junction

By Staff

You have to go back 110 years to find a wetter June 26 in Grand Junction. Rainfall early evening Friday flooded several Grand Junction-area streets, homes and businesses. After the dinner-time storm pounded the area with pea-sized hail, the ...

Council wrestles with historic areas in proposed master plan

By Emily Shockley

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First cold, now rain picking on growers

By Staff

The wet and cool weather this growing season is affecting peaches, apples, hay and possibly corn. A mold, fueled by the moisture, is attacking fruit orchards. Hay, laden with water, is having to dry longer and is therefore reducing the ...

Down on the corner, city has concerns about safety in aggressive solicitations

By Emily Shockley

Dorothea Locke said she doesn’t like the way she makes money, but she thinks it’s unfair she could get arrested for it starting Monday night. “I hate this. If I didn’t have to do this, I wouldn’t,” Locke ...

Enrollment in summer classes down in District 51

By Emily Shockley

School District 51’s summer-school enrollment is down slightly from last year because it learned from the state too late that it could afford to serve more students. In 2008, 2,251 students participated in summer-school classes, ...

Pet store plans to open on Redlands

By Emily Shockley

A new pet supply and grooming business will open by the end of July in the Redlands Marketplace strip mall, 2518 Broadway. New tenant Chow Down will offer dog and pet supplies, specialty food, training and a self-serve dog-washing ...

Feds take investment info

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The FBI is seeking information from investors about an employee of failed Valley Investments of Grand Junction as it pulls together information from hundreds of investors of the company. A Denver judge, meanwhile, signed a temporary ...

Man suspected of Hilltop rape arrested at facility 12 days later

By Paul Shockley

A Grand Junction man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion he raped a mentally disabled woman June 12 in her room at Hilltop Community Resources, then broke into the facility 12 days later and attempted to rape another woman. Roger Dale Smith, ...

Friends raise money for family of man killed in camping accident

By Paul Shockley

The family of a Grand Junction man killed in a weekend camping accident in Utah needs help to bring him home. Stephanie Stephenson, a friend of the family of 28-year-old Steven Dowdy, said Dowdy’s body is still in the custody of Utah ...

Insurance firm honors 9 valley Latino students

By Staff

Nine 2009 Latino high school graduates were honored by State Farm Insurance along with the Latin-Anglo Alliance Foundation at State Farm’s annual banquet Wednesday night. Over the years, State Farm has been a major contributor to the ...

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