A firing range instructor was killed Monday when a 9-year-old girl lost control of a fully automatic machine gun in Arizona. The recoil wrenched an Uzi upward and the instructor was shot in the head.
The incident has touched off a wave of questions: What kind of parents would let a child handle an Uzi? How did a firearms expert allow such a mishap to take place? Do we need more laws to prevent this sort of thing from happening in the future?
College football season is upon us. Colorado and Colorado State get a jump on most of the rest of the country by playing their annual season-kickoff rivalry game tonight at Mile High. The rest of the college football world joins in Saturday. … more
Western Colorado Congress aims to protect lands for future generations Mr. Ludlam made irresponsible statements about the Western Colorado Congress. As a member, I … more
The Daily Sentinel on Aug. 24, depicted a cartoon of two aides preparing to douse a dozing president with ice water to wake him up. A newspaper reading “World … more
Race identification paperwork counter to American nationalism During my first visit to the USA over 40 years ago, I was required to complete a government form to … more
It is starting to become something of a habit, running into Mark Newton in the concert line for a decidedly not-manly, adult-contemporary, easy-listening act … more
It’s been a difficult week in law enforcement on the Western Slope with two officer-involved shootings, one in Montrose and the other in Grand Junction. … more
One of the desperate moves by states to find new sources of revenue in a stagnant economy is casino gambling. … more
Once again Monument Road and part of South Broadway have been hit with heavy rains and flooded the road with mud and rocks. And once again the county has put on a … more
I had no idea until last night when I heard about the District 51 petition that summer only lasts the first two weeks of August, families can only be visited the … more
Thank you, Fruita Police Department, for warning us of the bear as we approached Comstock Estates. We were walking home and were approached several times by officers … more
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