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The drunken economy

By The Daily Sentinel

Wall Street watchers witnessed a wild ride Friday. When they opened, markets rose rapidly on the news of better-than-anticipated jobs numbers. But the gains quickly evaporated with more disturbing news of potential European-nation ...


A test for residents of School District 51

By The Daily Sentinel

Recent letter writers to The Daily Sentinel have included a number of individuals who have declared they would not consider voting for an increase in funding for School District 51 until the district demonstrates substantial improvement in its ...


Vacation now!

By The Daily Sentinel

Woohoo! Like children busting through the doors on the last day of school, members of Congress couldn’t wait to decamp Washington for summer vacation. They’d done all that heavy lifting on the debt dispute, you see. There was no ...


Facilitating fracking

By The Daily Sentinel

Count Gov. John Hickenlooper among those folks who don’t believe hydraulic fracturing of natural gas wells is a threat to domestic water wells. In fact, Hickenlooper — a geologist — said this week he believes there is almost ...


Felony cases decline

By The Daily Sentinel

The Grand Valley has seen its share of high-profile crimes in the past month: a murder, a bank robbery, other armed robberies and burglaries, not to mention possible links between this community and an established gang in Northern ...


Closing in on D.B. Cooper?

By The Daily Sentinel

The FBI is following a new lead on D.B. Cooper, the infamous criminal who hijacked an airplane in 1971 for $200,000, then parachuted into the Cascade Mountains. The tip involved a man who died in the Northwest a decade ago. Right. Could a ...


Courting more school funds

By The Daily Sentinel

A trial that got underway in Denver Monday could skew state financing so heavily that public schools would be almost the only state-funded function. That is, unless Colorado taxpayers approve an enormous tax increase. We certainly believe ...


Debt-ceiling D-day

By The Daily Sentinel

If the tea party on the right, the progressives and Black Caucus on the left, don’t derail it, Congress may actually approve a bill today to cut spending, raise the debt limit and avoid default. However, there may be a shortage of ...


Let states take lead in drilling regs

By The Daily Sentinel

Oil and gas industry folks can be forgiven if they are a bit skeptical of the declaration by the Environmental Protection Agency that proposed new air-quality regulations will be highly cost effective for the industry. It’s not that ...


Time to compromise on debt-limit timing

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re apparently down to this in the fight over raising the debt ceiling: When will we fight the next battle in this ongoing war? Republicans, in considering Speaker John Boehner’s bill to raise the nation’s debt limit and ...


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