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Dropouts rejoin ranks of District 51 graduates

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Sarah Dell almost didn’t have a senior year. Dell, an 18-year-old who will graduate from R-5 High School on Friday, dropped out of the school a year ago with plans to get her General Education Diploma, or GED. She was studying for the ...

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Wine Fest had crowd at first blush

By William Woody

MONTROSE — Since it began in 2004, the annual Montrose Wine and Food Festival has been deemed a success, raising more than $320,000 for organizations such as the Black Canyon Boys and Girls Club and Kids Aid. The festival, now in its ...

Another top post changing in Mesa County

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Assistant Mesa County Administrator Stefani Conley will leave her post at the beginning of next month, joining a growing list of county department heads who have resigned or have been terminated in the past year. Conley, the assistant ...

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Locals get vocal for shot at fame

By Amy Hamilton

With her curly hair upswept and secured with an artificial flower, Natasha Bishop felt her life could be shaped by this exact moment. The 22-year-old Grand Junction woman took the stage gingerly Saturday morning but let loose once the ...

Local schools’ graduation schedules

By Staff

—— Today —— Mesa State College 8:30 a.m. at Stocker Stadium Class size: 1,206 (1,279 degrees and certificates) Last year: 1,044 (1,097 degrees and certificates) Keynote speaker:  Nick Lopez, Associated Student ...

Producers drill deeper, hit gas jackpot in Piceance

By Dennis Webb

Two energy companies are expressing excitement about results of early forays into natural gas development in deeper formations than the one usually drilled in the Piceance Basin. Delta Petroleum and Encana Oil & Gas (USA) are reporting ...

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Better late than never: Cinco de Mayo fiesta livens up downtown

By Amy Hamilton

No one seemed to mind celebrating Cinco de Mayo nine days late on Saturday in Grand Junction. Crowds swelled at the Colorado Avenue event as the sun appeared through breaks in rain showers. Recording artist Jenna Martinez from northern New ...

Graduation season 2011 photo galleries

By Staff

Click the links below to browse dozens of pictures from all of the area graduation ceremonies for the 2011 season. Reprints are available by clicking the links above the individual photos, so find your grad today! Mesa State ...

Lower bond denied man in sexual assault of fellow immigrant

By William Woody

MONTROSE — A prosecutor Thursday successfully argued against a bond reduction for Montrose resident Timothy Ondari, alleging that Ondari attacked a woman sexually in “a brutal assault that lasted many hours.” Ondari and the ...

3 Montrose men charged in meth investigation

By William Woody

MONTROSE — Three Montrose men accused by district attorney Dan Hotsenpiller of distributing “100 percent pure” methamphetamine throughout the Montrose area had court hearings Thursday. Richard Barger was arrested in Montrose ...

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