Western Colorado

Page 1756 of 2110

Briefs, Nov. 8, 2009

By Staff

Early December time to ship overseas The general deadline is Dec. 11 to Dec. 14 for sending holiday letters and packages to most international countries and destinations, including Mexico, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Australia, New ...

Driver killed in GarCo wreck

By Staff

A 32 year old man died Saturday after rolling his car in Garfield County. The man was driving west on Garfield County Road 346 between Rifle and Silt when the vehicle veered off the right side of the road, skidded counter-clockwise and then ...

Armory building could add 150 guard jobs on Western Slope

By {screen_name}

A new Colorado National Guard armory included in Gov. Bill Ritter’s budget proposal to the Legislature will create as many 150 jobs across the Western Slope. The National Guard already is recruiting for 130 jobs in a recently created ...


Veteran’s widow tries to pay the bills

By Emily Shockley

Sandi Niblack is selling “whatever isn’t nailed down” to make ends meet. Her husband, a Vietnam war veteran, died March 27. Niblack said she is still struggling to pay off the last $1,000 on his funeral. She doesn’t ...

Six patients allege doctor made inappropriate sexual contact

By Amy Hamilton

A longtime local physician is being investigated by the state for six patient claims of inappropriate sexual contact. Four of the six patient complaints are from women who were employees as well as patients of Dr. Louis Bair at Desert Sun ...

Capital spending largely spared by city’s budget ax

By {screen_name}

The economic recession that has drained Grand Junction of a few pints of its financial lifeblood — sales-tax revenue — has left its mark across virtually all aspects of city government. All regular full- and part-time workers will ...

House District 54 candidate Scott seeks advisers for issues committee

By {screen_name}

A Grand Junction Republican running for House District 54 said he will set up a citizens council to advise him on issues before the Legislature. Ray Scott, a businessman in a two-way race for the GOP nomination for the seat, said in a ...

Trial delayed for man in artifacts case

By Paul Shockley

An Orchard Mesa man who authorities allege dealt in stolen artifacts from public lands is now slated for trial early next year. Robert B. Knowlton, 66, 1602 Dolores St., is scheduled for trial over four days starting Feb. 1 in Denver before ...

Shooting leaves 1 dead, 3 injured at West Vail bar

By Paul Shockley

One person was killed and three were wounded in a shooting Saturday at a sports bar in West Vail. Vail and Eagle County emergency crews responded around 7:30 p.m. to the Sandbar Sports Grill, 2161 W. Frontage Road, on reports of multiple ...

Palisade cop’s case dropped

By Paul Shockley

Mesa County prosecutors have moved to dismiss charges against a Palisade police officer, saying they can’t prove the officer harassed an ex-girlfriend with a series of text messages last month. In a motion to dismiss filed Friday, ...

Page 1756 of 2110


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy