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Expanded De Beque school 
is ‘heartbeat of community’

By Katie Langford

When the nearly 200 students of De Beque School District 49JT start classes on Monday, there will be more than fresh school supplies and new classes to welcome them — for the first time, students will fill the new 28,000-square-foot ...


$500K bond on charges
 of molesting
 3 children

By Gabrielle Porter

A Mesa County judge on Friday ordered a half-million dollar bond for a man facing multiple counts of sex assault on a child, calling the case “horrific.” Collin Jensen, 41, was arrested Thursday after investigators with the Mesa ...


BLM to remove horses southeast of Rangely

By Dennis Webb

The Bureau of Land Management has approved a plan to remove up to 100 wild horses from private and other land southeast of Rangely this fall, a decision made more controversial due to activists’ concerns that animals could end up being ...


Man gets 13 years
 for meth dealing
 caught on wiretap

By Gabrielle Porter

A Mesa County methamphetamine dealer arrested more than a year ago after a multi-month investigation that included wiretapping has been sentenced to 13 years in prison as part of a plea agreement. Christopher Pryor, a 28-year-old who was ...

For The Record, Aug. 12, 2017

By Staff

BIRTHS Community Hospital Antonio and Rosa Vazquez, Grand Junction, a son, July 21. Adam Shuler and Teresa Frontczak, Grand Junction, a daughter, July 26. Jordan and Jessica Yeager, Grand Junction, a daughter, July 28. Brandon and Rebecca ...


Bystanders can break a window to help people, pets in hot cars

By Amy Hamilton

Mesa County Animal Services Officer Kate Scales got the call Thursday afternoon about dogs left in a car in the parking lot of Mesa Mall. By the time she drove from Whitewater to the mall, the Maltese dogs were faring pretty well and had ...

Eight cases of E. coli reported

By Gary Harmon

Eight people suffering from E. coli all had an experience at the recent Mesa County Fair in common, health officials said. Other than the common experience of having been at the fair, though, authorities have been unable to identify a ...

Commission to commemorate life of GJ grad, Navy SEAL

By Staff

Commission to commemorate
life of GJ grad, Navy SEAL   The Mesa County Commission on Monday is to commemorate the life of Remington Peters, a Grand Junction High School graduate and U.S. Navy SEAL who died on May 28 in a ...


The faces of Colorado’s ag industry

By Joe Vaccarelli

626 On Rood executive chef Theo Otte is hearing more and more from people who want to know from where his ingredients are coming. “It’s huge,” Otte said. “People really want to know where their food comes from.” ...


Police: Man beat woman, strangled her

By Gabrielle Porter

A Grand Junction man is facing a first-degree assault charge after being accused of brutally beating and strangling a woman to the point that she passed out and afterward lost some memory, court records said. Landon Vince Armijo, 23, was ...

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