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Masons confer awards, scholarships at ceremony

By Staff

Masons confer awards, scholarships at ceremony Grand Junction-area Masonic lodges awarded college scholarships to Grand Junction High School senior Zach Bush and Central High School senior Rachel Kirk at the 24th annual Public School Awards ...

Employer compliance added to immigration measures at Capitol

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Rep. Randy Baumgardner is trying once again to impose fines on employers who knowingly hire illegal immigrants. The Hot Sulphur Springs Republican, who introduced but later withdrew a similar measure earlier this session, ...

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ShareFest partnership pays off this year for school

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When churches across the Grand Valley came together four years ago to serve the community in an event they called ShareFest, the adoption of Orchard Avenue Elementary School by First Presbyterian Church seemed like a natural fit. The church ...

Legislature This Week, May 2,2011

By Staff

This is the last full week of the 2011 legislative session, and it’s expected to include some long nights and lengthy debates, particularly over congressional redistricting. Today: Several immigration measures are up for debate, ...

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Father waits for call in daughter’s unsolved slaying

By Paul Shockley

For 35 years, horror and hope have come with phone calls for Mack-area rancher Jim Tomlinson. The 73-year-old keeps a cellular phone in the pocket of his work shirt and rises early most mornings, tending to his cattle roaming west-valley ...

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County collects leftover prescription meds

By Paul Shockley

Roni Haddock didn’t come close to finishing her prescription. After recent surgery, Haddock’s doctor prescribed high-powered painkillers, Oxycodone and 800 milligram Tylenol. On Saturday, she biked down to the Grand Junction ...

Montrose adult felony arrests dip 11%

By William Woody

MONTROSE —  Felony arrests during the first quarter of 2011 are down compared with the first quarter a year earlier, but service calls are up, according to numbers released by the Montrose Police Department. Felony arrests of ...

Semi driver rolls his rig, spills liquid

By Paul Shockley

A Grand Junction man was issued a summons Saturday after rolling an 18-wheel tanker truck on Colorado Highway 65, four miles from the Interstate 70 junction. Russell Akans, 49, was driving westbound about noon when he lost control of his ...

Options given for power line problem

By William Woody

DELTA — Delta County commissioners are weighing options recently submitted by Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association regarding the construction of power lines in airspace near Blake Field Airport. The 12.9-mile, $21 million ...

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Sales uptick hints at gradual recovery in real estate

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Her colleagues at Metro Brokers call her the cheerleader — she wore the uniform at Fruita Monument High School and is still peppy — but at this time last year, there wasn’t much for Debbie Thomas to rave about. The ...

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