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No simple prescription for medical marijuana

By The Daily Sentinel

The complex question of medical marijuana dispensaries — or “centers,” as they’re now legally called — was highlighted Monday before the Mesa County commissioners. The commissioners voted 2-1 to keep a ballot ...


Listen to this

By The Daily Sentinel

As summer attractions go, meetings featuring federal bureaucrats “listening” to public comment — with no guarantee of specific action — wouldn’t seem to be high on many people’s list. So it’s a ...


Justice still needed, 20 years afterward

By The Daily Sentinel

Carrelyn Bunting is absolutely correct. Finding who murdered her daughter, Phlisia, 20 years ago is not just a matter of seeking justice for the Bunting family. It is an issue for all of Colorado and society as a whole. Allowing the murderer ...


Hislop for District 54

By The Daily Sentinel

It’s surprising that so much animosity has developed between supporters of Bob Hislop and those for Ray Scott, the two men running for House District 54. There isn’t a great ideological divide between the two Republicans, nor are ...


Hope in the Gulf

By The Daily Sentinel

If you breathed a sigh of relief over events in the Gulf of Mexico last week, but you’re still keeping your fingers crossed, join the club. Nearly three months after the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig killed 11 people and ...


Scott McInnis should drop out of race

By The Daily Sentinel

Scott McInnis was a good representative for western Colorado for two decades, first in the state Legislature, then in Congress. The Daily Sentinel had every expectation that he would be our choice for governor this year. But, based on the ...


Democrats divided

By The Daily Sentinel

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs is in hot water with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other congressional Democrats for daring to say publicly what many others have been thinking for a year or more: It’s possible that Democrats ...


Assessing the value of natural gas industry

By The Daily Sentinel

If anyone had any doubt about the importance of the natural gas industry to this region’s economy, one need only look at what has occurred with assessed valuations in Mesa and Garfield counties over the past two years. In Mesa County, ...


The theft of words

By The Daily Sentinel

Plagiarism is an affliction of lazy writers. Especially in the Internet age, people from high-school essayists to college professors to politicians to journalists may find it convenient to lift a few paragraphs or pages from someone ...


Polanski problems

By The Daily Sentinel

There are several lessons to be gleaned from Roman Polanski’s 33-year-long sex case that apparently ended Monday when Swiss authorities refused to extradite the movie director to the United States. One is that if you’re going to ...


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