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Rocky Mountain high

By The Daily Sentinel

The good news is Coloradans may not be getting drunk as much as they were a few years ago, according to the latest National Survey on Drug Abuse and Health. In fact, Colorado is the only state that showed a decrease in the percentage of ...


‘Cash for clunkers’ is clunker of a bill

By The Daily Sentinel

The Senate appears poised to pass the so-called “cash-for-clunkers” legislation that is supposed to help get fuel-guzzling vehicles off the road. But it is really more of an additional bailout for domestic auto ...


Tale of two terrorists

By The Daily Sentinel

Two despicable acts of domestic terrorism — murder, actually — occurred in the United States this week. One drew instant and widespread publicity and hand-wringing about violence prompted by religious beliefs. The second attack ...


Prosecute and protect on Valley Investments

By The Daily Sentinel

Valley Mortgage and Valley Investments are under a lot of legal scrutiny these days, and rightfully so. According to local attorney Kirk Rider, who was named receiver for the troubled Grand Junction business, Valley Investments’ losses ...


New process, new player

By The Daily Sentinel

Boston-based General Synfuels International has entered the race to economically produce fuel from oil shale. The firm has announced it will begin doing research on 500 acres of private land in Western Colorado on a new gasification technology ...


Rebuilt auto industry may not run smoothly

By The Daily Sentinel

The long-anticipated General Motors bankruptcy was officially filed Monday, almost at the same time as Chrysler Corp. won a judge’s approval to move out of bankruptcy and become part of a new company headed by Italian automaker, ...


State should protect ‘persons’ like Lileigh

By The Daily Sentinel

It’s likely that Logan Lage will spend a good deal of time in prison for the 2007 wreck that killed Lileigh Lehnen, now that a state appeals court has reinstated a variety of felony charges against Lage. But Lage won’t do time for ...


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Proceed with caution on Main Street traffic

By The Daily Sentinel

Visitors to Grand Junction frequently remark about how pleasant the city’s downtown shopping park is. That’s the tree-lined, serpentine section of Main Street which was developed by a forward-thinking group of Grand Junction ...


Ritter should protect municipal authority

By The Daily Sentinel

Gov. Bill Ritter has another opportunity to anger labor unions in Colorado by vetoing another of their favored bills. He should seize the opportunity, not because angering labor unions is a good thing in and of itself, but because Senate Bill ...


Marriage, California-style

By The Daily Sentinel

In California, it seems, votes and the law do matter, even if they go against the accepted political dogma of the day. That dogma holds that same-sex marriage should be as legal and accessible as traditional, heterosexual marriage. The ...


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