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Dem redistricting proposal leaves Western Slope intact

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — In the ever-changing world of redrawing congressional districts in the Colorado Legislature, a new Democratic map was unveiled Wednesday that keeps the Western Slope whole. That new map, which will be debated in a Senate ...

Vernon Muth

Alleged dealer had ‘unsatisfied customers’

By Paul Shockley

When Kenneth Muth last spoke with his brother, Vernon, they talked about meeting to plan a trip to Arkansas. They never met. Kenneth Muth went to his brother’s apartment each of the three days following their last conversation, but he ...

David Lavender

Man’s body found under Broadway bridge

By Paul Shockley

In late summer 1987, the Grand Junction Police Department investigated its fifth transient murder in a three-year period. All remained unsolved at the time. Several were later cleared with arrests, but that wasn’t the case in the ...

Patricia Haywood

Patricia Haywood’s murder still haunts GJPD

By Paul Shockley

Rod Haywood speaks of two lives lived, separated by a few hours in 1964. He remembers standing in the driveway of the family’s former home at 1225 N. 16th St., eager to head out on his motor scooter July 1, but being interrupted by his ...

Grants to the rescue: Summer school is a go

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School District 51 will get the grants it had been counting on to save summer school from becoming another budget casualty. The district will receive $657,400 to serve 600 pre-kindergarten through fourth-grade students from seven elementary ...

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Montrose hotel fire ruled suspicious

By William Woody

MONTROSE — Investigators are saying the cause of a fire at a Montrose hotel Saturday is suspicious. The fire caused an estimated $200,000 in damage to an unoccupied apartment above the lobby of Affordable Inns on South Townsend ...

BLM hears polar views on oil shale

By Dennis Webb

RIFLE — What the government is calling a fresh look at past federal oil shale development decisions is reigniting longstanding debates over the resource’s potential for helping meet the nation’s energy needs, and what ...

350 called as potential jurors in hatchet-slaying retrial

By Dennis Webb

Jury selection begins in Glenwood Springs today in the retrial of Jerry Snider Jr. on first-degree murder charges in the 2009 slaying of his father in Rio Blanco County. Jim Bradford, clerk of court in Garfield County for the 9th Judicial ...

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High country snowed under

By Dave Buchanan

Snowpacks across Colorado’s northern mountains reached record depths by May 1, according to the Natural Resources Conservation Service. The latest snowpack measurements show snow depths throughout the Yampa, Colorado, North Platte and ...

28 teachers not retained because of budget crunch

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Twenty-eight School District 51 teachers did not have their contracts renewed for next school year in order to save money in the district’s budget. The school board during its meeting Tuesday approved the nonrenewals of the teachers, ...

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