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Sherman’s mission must help forests

By The Daily Sentinel

Harris Sherman, the U.S. undersecretary of agriculture for natural resources and the environment, cited the importance of the Intermountain Resources sawmill to Colorado’s forests in Montrose in a visit on Wednesday. Sherman is aware ...

Youngster becomes chief of tiny Mexican town

By The Daily Sentinel

Twenty-year-old Marisol Valles Garcia has our admiration and support, which is something out of the norm considering that Valles Garcia is the new police chief of the town of Praxedis S. Guerrero, Mexico. We suspect Valles Garcia has the job ...

Higher ed

Colorado colleges are at a crossroads

By The Daily Sentinel

It was welcome to hear the co-chairman of a committee examining higher education in Colorado say several times Tuesday that his group is not recommending a change in the way Mesa State College operates. Mesa State has been very successful ...

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Dan Maes’ campaign is intellectually bankrupt

By The Daily Sentinel

The news over the weekend that Republican gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes filed for bankruptcy 20 years ago caught GOP leaders off guard, since they had asked him when he entered the race if there was anything in his past that could damage ...

Retain local judges

By The Daily Sentinel

Three judges in Mesa County are up for retention this year. Voters should cast their ballots to retain all three of them. District Judges Richard T. Gurley and Valerie J. Robison, along with County Judge Bruce R. Raaum are on the ballot. ...

Re-elect Acquafresca

By Staff

Steve Acquafresca has often been the odd man out on the Mesa County Board of Commissioners, the person voting in opposition to fellow commissioners Craig Meis and Janet Rowland. He takes pride in that role. “Day in and day out, I ask ...

A post-racial presidency?

By The Daily Sentinel

There was much talk, when President Barack Obama was elected to the White House in 2008, that his would be a post-racial presidency. After all, it was argued, as the son of a white mother and a black father, Obama was uniquely positioned to ...

Tipton for Congress

By The Daily Sentinel

John Salazar is a likable man, someone a person can sit down with and have an amicable conversation. Unfortunately, the San Luis Valley Democrat hasn’t been an effective congressman or a leader for the 3rd Congressional ...


Bennet for the Senate

By The Daily Sentinel

Voters who listen to the competing ads about the two Colorado candidates for the U.S. Senate might think their choice is between an ogre and a demon. In reality, neither Democrat Michael Bennet nor Republican Ken Buck is an extremist. Both are ...

Voting on justice(s)

By The Daily Sentinel

The column below outlines the rationale put forth by Clear the Bench Colorado for why people should vote “No” on the retention of three Colorado Supreme Court Justices. We present it here so local voters can read and evaluate the ...

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