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Vallario edges out Winters by 78 votes

By Staff

Eight-year Garfield County Sheriff Lou Vallario barely won his Republican primary election Tuesday, in an outcome the loser and Vallario’s Democratic challenger say sends a message about voter dissatisfaction with the ...

10 new pacts will protect wildlife habitat

By Dennis Webb

Ten agreements with energy companies under the state’s new oil and gas rules will protect more than 550 square miles of wildlife habitat in northwest Colorado, Gov. Bill Ritter said Tuesday. The protections cover 355,000 acres, ...

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Tea party favorite Buck outduels Norton

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Ken Buck, who a year ago nearly walked away from the race for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate, walked away with it on Tuesday. Buck outpolled Grand Junction native Jane Norton 52 percent-48 percent statewide, though Norton won ...

Scott wins House District 54

By Charles Ashby

Money didn’t matter in House District 54. Despite being outraised in campaign funding, Ray Scott won the Republican Party primary Tuesday by a 10-point margin over Bob Hislop. Because there are no other candidates for the general ...

Bennet beats Romanoff 54 percent to 46 percent in Democratic Senate primary

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U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet on Tuesday completed the first step toward claiming his job as his own. Bennet, appointed by Gov. Bill Ritter last year, defeated Andrew Romanoff, a former Colorado House speaker, 54 percent to 46 percent, in the ...

Maes wins by razor-thin margin

By Charles Ashby

It was too close to call most of the evening, but by the early morning hours today Dan Maes was on his way to a squeaker victory over Scott McInnis in the GOP primary for governor. Most of the evening Maes and McInnis were deadlocked with ...

CSAP scores up, still struggling to meet state average

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School District 51 high school students beat the state average for the second year in a row for percentage of students scoring proficient or better on Colorado Student Assessment Program reading, writing and science tests. Scores released ...

3 counts filed against man in fatal crash

By Paul Shockley

Prosecutors on Tuesday leveled three felony charges, among other counts, against a Grand Junction man suspected of causing a fatal accident last week on F Road. Henry David Stoltman, 28, was formally charged with two counts of vehicular ...

For three new bike parks, vote early and often

By Amy Hamilton

A local nonprofit organization that creates hiking and biking trails has a good idea to create three bike parks in the Grand Valley. But to make it a reality, it needs residents to click a mouse or press a few buttons. COPMOBA, the Colorado ...

Man held in 2 armed robberies

By Paul Shockley

A 54-year-old man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion he robbed two local pharmacies at gunpoint in the span of nearly two months. Joel David Crawford, of Grand Junction, was arrested around 4 p.m. at his home, the Grand Junction Police ...

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