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Report shows deficiencies in several county facilities

By Staff

Five of Mesa County’s eight nursing homes garnered more health inspection violations than the average Colorado nursing home, according to state and federal inspection data. The county’s nursing homes racked up anywhere from 10 to ...

Natural gas from Piceance Basin being sent to markets outside Colo.

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Questar Pipeline Co. has begun pumping Piceance Basin natural gas to markets south and west of Colorado. The White River Hub connects a natural-gas processing plant near Meeker with four interstate pipelines, Questar said in a news ...

New web site hosted by Mesa County aims to boost local economy

By Staff

Efforts to rev up the local economy in 2009 are delving into cyber-space. GJhotspot.com is a new Web site hosted by Mesa County. It was developed in partnership with the city of Grand Junction and the Grand Junction Economic Partnership. ...

Truck spill shuts down I-70 near De Beque

By Staff

Westbound Interstate 70 near De Beque was closed for more than two hours Friday night after a barrel fell off the back of a trailer, spilling slick liquid all over the roadway and triggering multiple car accidents. The incident happened ...

Accused GJ madam posts bond

By Duffy Hayes

Nan O’Reilly, the 58-year-old owner and operator of Fuji Oriental Massage, 762 Horizon Drive, who prosecutors said was running a thriving illicit prostitution business, bonded out of the Mesa County Jail a little after 5 p.m. ...

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GJ soldier home from Afghanistan

By Duffy Hayes

For at least one area family, the celebration of the new year got under way well after midnight, as they welcomed one of their own home New Year’s Day after more than five months’ duty in Afghanistan. Family members of Army Spc. ...

Man accused of numerous sex assaults on child

By Staff

A man who in 2007 threatened to kill his Halliburton co-workers and “shoot it out” with police was arrested Thursday morning on suspicion of a number of sexual assault charges, after allegedly trying to kill himself at his Grand ...


By Staff

The number of homes in Grand Junction with negative equity — a loan balance that is greater than the value of the property — has reached 19.2 percent in 2008. That’s a jump from 9.7 percent in 2007 and is well above the ...

Local photographers’ work to be displayed in exhibit at City Hall

By Staff

Ash at the end of a cigarette is frozen in time, just like the expression on longtime Delta resident Andy Mallett’s face. Mallett died in 2007, but Daily Sentinel photographer Gretel Daugherty captured the essence of the man who lived ...

Arsonist, jail escapee among those cops seeking

By Amy Hamilton

Just days before a Clifton man was to be sentenced by a judge to life in prison last fall, he mysteriously slipped out of Mesa County Jail. Shane Johnson, 40, has not hit law enforcement’s radar since performing the ruse in the early ...

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