Five tribes whose ancestors once hunted the canyon country of eastern Utah, who their descendants say still haunt those rocks, have joined forces with unlikely allies in urging a new national monument in Utah.
The tribes are joined by newcomers who see fun, challenge and solitude in those same rugged places.
The various players in the proposal to establish a 1.9 million-acre Bears Ears National Monument are joined together by new recreational opportunities and age-old traditions of the rough country.
People looking for a Memorial Day weekend getaway might want to scratch Arches National Park off the list — unless they find excruciatingly long waits in the car appealing, said a Utah parks superintendent.
Memorial Day ceremonies will be held at a number of Grand Valley sites on … more
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The 17 graduating seniors of Plateau Valley High School might have close bonds, … more
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Jump-Start Program providing a lift … more
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Landslide “sag pond” releases across Salt Creek Road Friday morning.
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Carma Brown and David White FaceTime with a player battling cancer.
Greta loves running, a bite of pickle(ball), JUCO startup events.
Jump-Start Program providing a lift … more
Memorial Day ceremonies are scheduled at a number of Grand Valley sites today. Some of them … more
People looking for a Memorial Day weekend getaway might want to scratch Arches National Park off … more
Five tribes whose ancestors once hunted the canyon country of eastern Utah, who their descendants … more
Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic this week: … more
For years and for many people, economic development has been little more than a buzz word, some … more
Over the past couple of weeks, the University of Colorado’s four campuses have been sending … more
As we approach Memorial Day, we remember all of the Americans who paid the ultimate price to … more
The Colorado Legislature passed a compromise bill in the waning hours of the legislative session, … more
For better or for worse, the Grand Junction Off-Road mountain biking race has become the … more
A letter to the editor in Friday’s paper had a headline reading “Federal debt will … more
Coal communities need government to stop causing harm to rural Coloradans Re: May 22 … more
JoJo Romero lost the first run-in he had with his big first baseman. … more
It took a few innings, but his hitters finally got it “crunk up,” as Chattahoochee … more
Ryan Nelson was hitting and Jeb Bargfeldt was pitching and Cisco College (Texas) was cruising. … more
If you watch enough games at the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series, you see the same bizarre … more
Walk-on for Santa Fe shines on first day … more
When the Thomas and Hemmings families gather, baseball always seems to be on the conversation … more
When I was a kid, we could earn extra money in the summertime by killing flies and wasps that came … more
Please settle a disagreement between me and my husband. The little crabapple tree we planted last … more
Ready for the cabin … more
Grand Junction residents are doing some interesting things in their front yards. … more
Giddy up. … more
Bookstore hosts local authors … more
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COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Brian Carroll tied it in 92nd minute and the Philadelphia Union escaped with a 1-1 draw with the Colorado Rapids in a showdown of the Western and Eastern conference leaders.
DENVER (AP) — Buster Posey crouched behind the plate through a parade of relievers in a long, long inning.
DENVER (AP) — Tyler Chatwood felt like he was throwing the best he'd ever thrown just before undergoing his second Tommy John surgery in July 2014.
DENVER (AP) — Newly released documents show authorities believe the killing of Colorado's prisons chief was ordered by members of a white supremacist prison gang — the clearest indication yet that more than one person was involved in the slaying.
DENVER (AP) — John Hickenlooper, Colorado's term-limited Democratic governor, released a candid autobiography and is doing the book talk rounds this week, reviving speculation that he is positioning himself to join Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign ticket.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Never mind toasters, blenders and slow cookers. Joplin, Missouri, tornado survivors Kayla and Ricky Smith had a more practical request for a wedding gift — shelter from the next big storm.
ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — A group that seeks to reunite lost Purple Hearts with service members or their descendants is embarking on an ambitious project: to return 100 such medals or certificates earned in World War I before the 100th anniversary next April of the United States' entry into the conflict.
HOUSTON (AP) — At least three people were still missing Sunday after being swept away in Texas and Kansas, and slowly rising rivers in southeast Texas have led to numerous evacuations, including two prisons.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Depression Bonnie reached the South Carolina coast early Sunday, bringing heavy rain and rough tides to an area packed with tourists for the Memorial Day weekend.
SCITUATE, Mass. (AP) — For more than 11 years, a core group of about 100 die-hard parishioners of St. Frances X. Cabrini Church have kept their beloved parish open by maintaining an around-the-clock vigil in a peaceful protest of a decision by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston to close it.