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Nonprofit looks for help for homeless

By Staff

HomeAid Colorado is looking for partners in Grand Junction to assist the working homeless and those who have temporarily fallen on hard times. The nonprofit organization met with members of the Housing and Building Association of Northwest ...

GarCo energy board looks to refocus on residents

By Dennis Webb

Garfield County’s Energy Advisory Board is looking to reaffirm its purpose, amid concern it may have become dominated by industry and unresponsive to residents’ concerns about natural gas development impacts. “The industry ...

Man’s night includes stabbing, arrest

By Tim Harty

A Grand Junction man who was stabbed in the shoulder with a butcher knife Friday night was arrested after being treated at a local hospital. Bobby Ray Miller, 49, 920 Colorado Ave., was arrested on suspicion of harassment, third-degree ...

School District preps for surge in lunch-program takers

By Staff

School District 51 Nutrition Services is bracing for an increase in the number of families in the free and reduced lunch program as the economy worsens. The official fall count of students in the program for the 2008-09 school year was 38.8 ...

Officials see threat to water storage

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The possibility that Gov. Bill Ritter could back a proposal for prohibiting water storage in roadless areas of national forests in Colorado has some Western Slope water suppliers worried. Reservoirs on Grand Mesa and other high-country areas ...

Spring skiing a bear on run at Powderhorn

By Dave Buchanan

Skis, boots, poles, bears. Everything you need for a day of spring skiing. The abnormally warm spring temperatures across western Colorado have brought out the blooms and the bears. On Saturday, Powderhorn Ski Resort announced the closure of ...

Mac Daddy3 Woodward 3-19-9


By Dave Buchanan

Paul and Tina Woodward own Mac Daddy Auto of Grand Junction and … Wait, wait, wait. First things first. Where DID that name come from? If you’re at all streetwise, the term “mac daddy” ain’t no sobriquet of ...

Political Profiles: Reford Theobold March 21, 2009

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After spending 18 years on the Grand Junction City Council, Reford Theobold has been on a six-year hiatus from public office. But once he decided to challenge incumbent Councilwoman Bonnie Beckstein for the District D seat, it didn’t ...

Political Profiles: Sam Susuras March 21, 2009

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At a time when the economy is struggling to gain its footing and people are searching for work that doesn’t exist, Sam Susuras believes he can put his professional background to work and offer some stability as a member of the Grand ...

Political Profiles: Ken Sublett March 21, 2009

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While most Grand Junction City Council candidates are focusing on popular issues such as the city’s failed public safety initiative, the controversy over industrial zoning along the Colorado River and the general economic malaise, Ken ...

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