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City sets pot dispensaries vote for April

By Amy Hamilton

Medical marijuana dispensaries, which are banned in unincorporated areas of Mesa County, will be allowed inside Grand Junction city limits if voters give their approval in April. Grand Junction City Council members Wednesday night unanimously ...

Completion of Battlement Mesa health study delayed

By Dennis Webb

Completion of a Garfield County study of the possible health impacts of proposed natural gas development in Battlement Mesa has been delayed until early next year to allow enough time to respond to concerns about its draft findings. The study ...

Music venue closes until Uplift finished

By Melinda Mawdsley

A fixture of the downtown Grand Junction music scene will start the New Year on a sour note. Mesa Theater & Club, 538 Main St., one of the city’s largest venues for live music will close its doors, from Jan. 3 until sometime in the ...

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Cleaned-up look helps agents sell foreclosed homes

By Amy Hamilton

Picking out the foreclosed home on the block used to be easy. Telltale signs might have been tall weeds, unlit entryways and a garbage bag or two of junk parked in the driveway. That scene played out across the Grand Valley during the housing ...


Collbran Job Corps teams with valley’s service clubs to load up for toy drive

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The idea of Christmas without toys struck a chord among students at the Job Corps Center in Collbran. So, when the Collbran Lions Club decided to join in with the other Lions clubs in the Grand Valley, members didn’t have to look far ...

2 Colorado wildflowers candidates for protection

By Dennis Webb

The federal government has declared two western Colorado wildflowers to be candidates for protection under the Endangered Species Act. However, the agency determined the skiff milkvetch and Schmoll’s milkvetch warrant being candidates ...


Shoppers swarm new City Market for grand opening

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Shoppers packed the aisles searching for specialty items and free treats on opening day Wednesday at Grand Junction’s newest City Market. The store at 630 24 Road offered free coffee, doughnuts, cake and door prizes beginning at 8 a.m., ...


Olathe cop pleads guilty in belt beating case

By Paul Shockley

An Olathe Police Department officer who claimed belt lashings against his girlfriend were part of a consensual, sadomasochistic relationship will avoid jail under the terms of a plea agreement. Michael E. Percival, 45, pleaded guilty ...

County has more native Coloradans than average

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Mesa County is a bit more Colorado than, well, Colorado. The American Community Survey, which was released this week, shows 49 percent of people who lived in Mesa County from the years of 2005 to 2009 were born in the Centennial ...

Board hears R-5 High School turnaround plan

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Improving writing and reading performance and shrinking the school’s dropout rate will be the focus of a state-ordered turnaround plan for R-5 High School. School Principal Anna Goetz and a handful of R-5 teachers presented the plan to ...

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