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Powderhorn Resort names new chief operating officer

By Staff

Powderhorn Ski Resort has a new front-line officer on board. Andrea Reynolds, formerly the company’s human resources director, is taking on more of the day-to-day operations as the new chief operating officer for the resort. Meanwhile, ...

Crash closes store a few days

By Melinda Mawdsley

A 59-year-old woman was not seriously injured Sunday when the Toyota she was driving crashed into a shoe store, according to the Grand Junction Police Department. Shortly before noon, police and the Grand Junction Fire Department responded  ...


Fair shows another way of giving for the holidays

By Melinda Mawdsley

Nick Stubler didn’t know receiving extra credit would change his life. In exchange for 15 exam points in his AP Human Geography class at Fruita 8/9 School, Nick set up a booth at Sunday’s Alternative Christmas Fair at the parish ...

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Fix-it guy helped keep Sentinel running

By Melinda Mawdsley

Duke Langford was a do-it-yourself kind of guy. When the lawn mower was broken or the electricity wasn’t working, he didn’t like to call for help, his wife said. When something needed fixing in The Daily Sentinel pressroom ...

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Crews repair large hole after waterline break at intersection

By Melinda Mawdsley

A water main break Sunday morning affected homes and businesses in west Grand Junction and left a gaping hole at a busy city intersection. A 12-inch main waterline at the intersection of 25 and Patterson roads burst early Sunday morning, ...


$366,000 needed to revive three museum locations

By Staff

The dinosaurs at Dinosaur Journey are in terrible shape. Repairs to the gears and motors that make the mechanical monsters come to life will cost an estimated $27,000, according to museum officials. But the repairs are just the tip of the ...


Age catching up to robotic beasts

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The spitter is back, and his howling, growling and glowering friends at Dinosaur Journey in Fruita will be themselves again in time for the tourist season next summer. The spitter, better known to paleontologists as a dilophosaur, has ...

Tough economy may lead to spike in child abuse cases

By Amy Hamilton

It’s no surprise a struggling national economy translates into a lighter wallet for most folks. But the stress that families endure during an economic downtown can increase the threat of child abuse, neglect and domestic violence, ...

Tree permits on sale

By Staff

There’s nothing like the smell of a fresh-cut Christmas tree to enhance the holiday ambience. The Bureau of Land Management will begin selling tree-cutting permits at the Grand Junction Field Office, 2815 H Road, during business hours  ...

Injured Nucla man found after 11 hours in wrecked vehicle

By Staff

An injured Nucla man was found Thursday in his Jeep Cherokee after spending the night in the vehicle at temperatures near 15 degrees. He had driven off an embankment 11 hours earlier. The Colorado State Patrol reported a blue 1986 Jeep ...

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