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Ex-Grand Junction man arrested in wife’s murder

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A former Grand Junction hotel owner who became a successful professional poker player in his native England after his wife disappeared in western Colorado in 1997 has been arrested, accused of killing her and dumping her body. Marcus ...

Store workers looking over City Market’s contract offer

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City Market employees are looking over the details of the company’s final contract offer, which was delivered to them Wednesday. The United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 7 offered no immediate response to the offer and said no ...

Expert on energy-efficient buildings at GJ conference

By Staff

An authority on energy- efficient construction techniques will speak Friday in Grand Junction. Joseph Lstiburek is a principal of Building Science Corp. and a forensic engineer. He heads one of four Building America program teams for the U.S. ...

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Helmick monitored husband’s voice mail

By Paul Shockley

Miriam Helmick repeatedly accessed the voice mail of her husband’s cell phone in the months leading up to his killing, according to testimony in Helmick’s murder trial Wednesday. Although prosecutors sought to illustrate what they ...

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Man walks away from plane crash

By William Woody

MONTROSE — The pilot of a single-engine plane walked away from a crash after he tried to land his plane on a residential street near downtown Montrose Wednesday morning. A 911 caller reported that a small plane, piloted by Montrose ...

Suspect pleads guilty, sentenced in fatal beating of gas worker

By Dennis Webb

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A man pleaded guilty Wednesday in the 2005 fatal beating of an oil and gas worker and received a three-year prison sentence. But the victim’s mother, Karen Brooks of Montrose, said Ronald Isaac’s real ...

Contractors clash over bidding on Main Street

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The cost and scope of the renovation of seven blocks of Main Street in downtown Grand Junction have been scrutinized and criticized since the project was unveiled seven months ago. Now, exactly who should perform the work is a matter of some ...

HOPE 11-17

Children try to help others far away

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Chipeta and Dos Rios elementary school students will affect the lives of their classmates and kids nearly 10,000 miles away with their next fundraiser. Students will sell six styles of bracelets made by South African women for $4 to $10 ...

Helmick calm during adversity, tapes show

By Amy Hamilton

A Whitewater woman on trial in the killing of her husband cried little and spoke softly during separate interviews with police after an attempt to blow up their car in Delta and two months later after her husband’s murder. Miriam ...

Gunpowder in HelmickĀ’s car, on shoes, agent testifies

By Paul Shockley

A Colorado Bureau of Investigation agent testified Tuesday that gunshot residue was found inside a car that Miriam Helmick had driven the morning her husband was killed, and that it was found on the shoes she wore that day. CBI agent Carol ...

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