Western Colorado

Page 1793 of 2304

051610 geddes life death

Examples of Jessica Geddes’ fiber artwork

By Sherida Warner

Mesa State graduate Jessica Geddes receives her fine arts degree this year, but already she is accomplished in fiber arts.  ...

051310 Whitewater drilling map

Whitewater drilling plan lights a fire

By Dennis Webb

When an energy company proposed drilling nearly 500 wells across some 90,000 acres along the western base of Grand Mesa, its switchboard began lighting up. “It’s unbelievable the volume of phone calls we’ve received from ...

051410 1a meth on car

Drug busts net 27 pounds of meth, 4 arrests

By {screen_name}

A mother and son and two brothers were arrested in a span of less than 24 hours in separate traffic stops at the same spot on Interstate 70 after authorities found a combined 27 pounds of suspected methamphetamine in their vehicles. Manuel ...

car giveaway 051310 918

Dedicated senior drives away in new Subaru

By Richie Ann Ashcraft

Usually having perfect or near-perfect high school attendance is only worth personal pride in the achievement. But, to Dusty Copeland, it was worth about $19,000 Thursday. Copeland won the grand prize, a 2010 Subaru Impreza, from Grand ...

Mesa County foreclosures up in first quarter

By {screen_name}

Slightly less than half a percent of all occupied homes in Mesa County sold at foreclosure auction in the first three months of 2010, giving the county the 12th highest foreclosure rate among Colorado’s 64 counties. Sales at auction of ...

Salazar’s onshore drilling reform hailed by some Colorado officials

By Dennis Webb

Past U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management leaders are among 60 former federal and state land and wildlife officials who signed a letter supporting Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s proposed onshore oil and gas drilling ...

Gunnison Energy acquires oil, gas lease near Cedaredge

By Dennis Webb

Gunnison Energy bought a federal oil and gas lease Thursday for 765 acres in Delta County on the flanks of Grand Mesa north of Cedaredge. Gunnison paid the minimum allowable bid of $2 an acre for the lease rights Thursday at the Bureau of ...

GOP Senate candidate Buck responds to criticism, firing jabs of his own

By {screen_name}

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ken Buck told about 60 supporters Thursday in Grand Junction that while he was campaigning on his GOP opponent’s home turf, Jane Norton was in Washington, D.C. Buck, the Weld County district attorney, ...


Stretch of interstate named in honor of Grand Junction man killed in Iraq

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — The first 10 miles of Interstate 70 east of the Utah border will be named after a Grand Junction resident killed in the Iraq War three years ago. The Legislature approved a resolution Wednesday naming that section of the ...

mesa graduation file—remove 051310

Mesa State graduation

By Staff

More then 1,200 students graduated from Mesa State College Saturday morning during a very rainy Commencement at Stocker Stadium in Lincoln Park.  ...

Page 1793 of 2304


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2016 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy