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Water line replacements near college begin today

By Staff

Motorists navigating two streets near Mesa State College should expect delays for the next two months, as the city of Grand Junction replaces a series of old water lines. Construction work begins today at the intersection of 12th Street and ...

16th driving conviction lands man in prison for 18 months

By Paul Shockley

A Fruita man answering for his 16th driving-related conviction in 25 years told a judge he’s determined to change. This time. “I just wonder how many times you’ve said the same things to other judges,” District Judge ...

Gov. Ritter to speak at Spring Fling

By Staff

Gov. Bill Ritter and other Democrats holding state office will headline the Mesa County Democrats’ Spring Fling fundraising dinner tonight. Ritter, U.S. Rep. John Salazar, whose 3rd District includes most of the Western Slope, and ...

Man commits suicide in front of cop after Montrose traffic stop

By Staff

A man committed suicide late Thursday night with a high-powered rifle in front of a Montrose Police Department officer, according to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation. Authorities have not released the man’s identity. The police ...

Insurance firm fights to keep its assets safe

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University regents mum on Churchill

By Paul Shockley

A day removed from Ward Churchill’s victory in a Denver courtroom, the University of Colorado’s elected leadership remained mum on the verdict and the future of the controversial former ethnic studies professor. Tilman ...

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LS: History Here and Now Column April 03, 2009

By Kathy Jordan

This is the final column in a series about the history of The Daily Sentinel. In April 1974, The Daily Sentinel’s pressroom and mailroom were destroyed by a fire, but the paper didn’t miss a day of publication. For the six weeks ...

Public safety initiative still in limbo

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Five months after Grand Junction voters rejected two funding mechanisms that would have paid for $98 million in new police, fire and courtroom buildings, the question of “what now?” isn’t much closer to being answered than it ...

Hope alive for valley’s peach crop

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Most of the Grand Valley peaches survived the week’s cold snap, but a check on Thursday showed early reports of the demise of the apricot crop proving all too correct. Forecasts of cold mornings on Tuesday and Wednesday after a bitter ...

Glade Park land swaps mutually beneficial

By Staff

Mesa County recently pulled off a multiparty land trade in Glade Park, with minimal expense, that will create expansion room for the Glade Park Fire Department, Glade Park Community Services and the Mesa County Road and Bridge Department. It ...

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