Colorado won’t need be needing a repeat of a “Miracle May” to salvage its snowpack season this year.
The statewide snowpack was at 113 percent of median as of Tuesday, according to the latest data from the Natural Resources Conservation Service. That’s a significant increase after it hovered around 100 percent of median the last few months, and reflects a moist April as the state experienced the forecast late-season moisture of a strong El Niño winter.
Retail marijuana sales and grow operations aren’t allowed in Mesa County, save for the town of De Beque. Regardless, the city of Grand Junction will be applying for a hefty grant to help law enforcement officers combat illegal marijuana-related activities.
Educators from across western Colorado met with state officials in Grand … more
The third year’s a charm for Grand Junction’s new mayor. … more
Rescue workers and emergency responders spent most of the day Wednesday … more
A 47-year-old woman was cited on suspicion of trespassing after Mesa County … more
The former nursing administrator for Family Health West Nursing Home and a … more
Property transaction will keep Applied Industrial Technologies in Grand Valley.
Museum celebrates 50th, Women Build Week, West Lake skateboarding fun.
Dixie Burmeister finds new pressure cooker a ‘must have’ kitchen tool.
Young mibsters teaching new generation about the game of marbles.
The Roaring Fork River offers ample fishing opportunities in the spring season.
Scenes from the Middle Ages at the Renaissance Faire in Las Colonias Park.
The former nursing administrator for Family Health West Nursing Home and a veteran of the health … more
A 37-year-old Grand Junction man accused by police of dealing oxycodone and imitation heroin out … more
DENVER — Martin Luther King said it best, Rep. Angela Williams, D-Denver, told the Colorado … more
A man who was driving a stolen vehicle led police on a chase that spanned from Fruita to Clifton … more
Smoke expected for Grand Mesa burn … more
A multistage real estate deal that closed in Grand Junction last month created more value for the … more
Republican Party has dug its own grave The Republican Party has dug its own grave. With Trump as … more
Let’s see, District 51 school board members are worried about losing their credibility over … more
All this week the term “confound” has been bouncing around in my head, which I … more
School District 51 has a credibility problem. … more
Pitton never should have become a school board member Let’s see, District 51 School Board … more
Mesa County’s Commissioners have a dark vision for the future. Limited money, limited … more
No doubt, there will come a time next spring when Makayla Kovac tugs on Ben Garcia’s sleeve … more
There’s a big difference between playing a regular high school tennis match and playing in … more
PAONIA — On the final day of his college visit, Paonia three-time Colorado wrestling state … more
Just because the chances of Colorado Mesa’s men’s lacrosse team advancing past this … more
College Baseball … more
Hole in One … more
Gatorade’s #DearPeyton commercial … more
Best movies to watch with Mom: … more
I don’t know why every first-grade teacher doesn’t have a serious drinking problem. … more
A couple weekends ago, I stood on Aspen Avenue in downtown Fruita and watched a 10x10 pop-up … more
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DENVER (AP) — An Army vehicle took the wrong road in the dark and was making a U-turn when it tumbled 250 feet off a cliff at a Colorado training range last year, killing one soldier and injuring five, according to a newly released investigative report.
DENVER (AP) — Nomination within his grasp, Donald Trump would need to win over a broader group of voters in November beyond those who have helped clear the Republican presidential field for him.
DENVER (AP) — A corrections officer who killed a man during a shootout at a Denver motorcycle show said he fired the first shot because members of another biker group were punching and cornering him, according to police reports released Tuesday that offer a new glimpse into the chaotic brawl.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — It took a village and two hours to corral an uncooperative llama named Ethel who escaped from her pasture in rural Colorado and wandered near some busy roadways.
DENVER (AP) — Colorado's battle over who should regulate fracking — and how much — now shifts to the November election after the state Supreme Court overturned attempts by local governments to impose their own rules.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Republican leaders are showing no signs of backing down from their new bathroom rules despite the U.S. Justice Department's declaration that they violate federal civil rights laws and could cost the state dearly in lost education funding.
NEW YORK (AP) — The victim washed ashore in Brooklyn, his body wrapped in plastic garbage bags, his head and hands covered in duct tape and his feet submerged in concrete — fitted with a pair of fabled "cement shoes."
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County's embattled state's attorney asked a judge Thursday to appoint a special prosecutor to take over the case against a white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times.
SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — On the far side of a desert hilltop in the shadow of the Shiprock Pinnacle, a towering monolith sacred to the Navajo Nation, the stranger ignored the cries of an 11-year-old girl.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma is accustomed to being at the back of the class in funding for public education: It ranks 48th among the 50 states plus the District of Columbia in teacher pay and 49th in spending per student.