Western Colorado

Page 1771 of 1995

Edwards man befriended, then assaulted girl, cops say

By Paul Shockley

An Edwards man has been arrested on suspicion he sexually assaulted a girl after he cultivated an online relationship with her, according to the Eagle County Sheriff’s Department. Adolfo Guardado, 24, was arrested last week on ...

GarCo board approves water treatment plant

By Dennis Webb

Michael Smith bought his property south of Silt knowing it was across the road from a ranch protected from development by a conservation easement. He didn’t expect it to become home to a water-treatment facility for the oil and gas ...

Grand Junction man and his wife saw historic student protest during 1989 trip to China

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For Mike Gallagher, it was difficult to distinguish Tiananmen Square 20 years ago from most any American college campus two decades before that. Gallagher, a former Mesa State College president and now a member of the business faculty there, ...

Spreading homeless camps mean bigger job of cleanup

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When a Mesa County Jail inmate work crew piles out of a van along the banks of the Colorado River this morning, toting ample amounts of trash bags, they will be participating in an annual eviction of the homeless from camps that sprout along ...

Police search for mentally disabled man

By Paul Shockley

Grand Junction police are looking for a man who walked away from a local adult assisted-living home. Jimmie Moore, 59, was last seen walking away from the Center for Independence, 740 Gunnison Ave., around 2 p.m. Tuesday. Police said Moore ...

Funds allow airport work to continue

By Dennis Webb

The federal government has allocated another $13.5 million toward the runway upgrade project at the Garfield County Regional Airport. County manager Ed Green said the allocation is the second federal installment toward its commitment to pay ...

Residents identify victim of gunfire

By Paul Shockley

Grand Junction police on Monday remained tight-lipped about their investigation of the early Sunday morning shooting that left one man hospitalized with multiple gunshot wounds. Authorities have not released the victim’s name, but ...


Conservation groups denied oral arguments in Roan lawsuit

By Dennis Webb

A judge has denied a request from conservation groups to hear oral arguments in their lawsuit challenging natural gas development on the Roan Plateau. James Angell, one of the groups’ attorneys, said he expects U.S. District Judge ...

Palisade civic center meeting tonight

By Amy Hamilton

A meeting about the design of Palisade’s Civic Center will be from 6:30 to 8:30 tonight at the Palisade Community Center, 120 West Eighth St. The town has architects working on designs to renovate the old high school gymnasium and has ...

Burn season declared over

By Staff

The Mesa County Health Department has ended the burning season for areas of the Grand Valley below 6,000 feet. In areas outside the valley, burning is allowed with a Health Department permit. Agricultural burning is along during the summer ...

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