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Expert says energy not at bottom

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The economic slowdown that hit the nation late last year and the Grand Valley this year will linger though 2009, frustrating hopes for a quick recovery, an energy-industry observer said. Data he collected in the last three weeks suggest ...

Artifacts heist suspects arrested

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By Nearly two dozen people from Utah and Colorado who formed a network that found, dug up and sold artifacts from some of the earliest of the Southwest’s human dwellers now face federal charges in connection with their ...

Bill would regulate oil, gas fracturing

By Dennis Hill

Two Colorado congressional members Tuesday teamed up in introducing legislation for federal regulation of the oil and gas industry practice of hydraulic fracturing. Democratic Reps. Diana DeGette and Jared Polis joined two Eastern lawmakers ...

Plea deal pursued for man accused of killing brother

By Dennis Webb

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A judge Tuesday set a preliminary hearing in the case of a Rifle man accused of fatally shooting his brother. Ninth Judicial District Court Judge Gail Nichols set the hearing in the case of Heath Johnston, 20, for ...

Woman takes plea bargain in dealership fraud probe

By Paul Shockley

One of three people accused in a theft and bribery scheme involving a Grand Junction car dealership is expected to sign off on a plea agreement, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Mary Catherine Cross, 48, an insurance adjuster who lives in Arapahoe ...

Reports say man run over

By Amy Hamilton

Details were few Tuesday night about a report to police that a woman drove her vehicle over her boyfriend. Police responded around 9:45 p.m. to 19 Road about a quarter mile east of the U.S. Highway 6&50 intersection. Police were told ...

Rules foe defends actions

By Dennis Webb

A Grand Junction man says he had no obligation to reveal his oil and gas industry ties when he criticized a lawmaker over new state rules at a meeting Saturday. But Tom Rutledge said he wishes he hadn’t attended the meeting. “All ...

Loma man booked in gunfire incident

By Amy Hamilton

A Loma man suspected of shooting at a vehicle leaving his home around 9 p.m. Monday turned himself in to authorities less than a day later, on Tuesday afternoon, the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department said. Mark Edward Young, 45, 1640 P ...

Shooting suspect in custody

By Paul Shockley

A man wanted on suspicion of attempted murder in the May 31 shooting at Chateau Apartments surrendered to police Tuesday. Robert Roy Rodriguez, 22, called authorities around 2:30 p.m., saying he wanted to turn himself in, and he was taken ...

Redlands neighborhood on alert after dog mauled

By Staff

Early Saturday morning, a Redlands couple let their little dog out into the back yard. It was the last time they saw their 4-year-old King Charles Cavalier Spaniel alive. The pregnant dog was plucked from over a 3-foot-high fence by a wild ...

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