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We’re in this together

By The Daily Sentinel

The nation’s motto “E Pluribus Unum” translates to “out of many, one.” Originally, the motto reflected the formation of a single, new nation from a collection of British colonies. Later, its meaning was recast to ...


City council takes long road on street repairs

By The Daily Sentinel

There are two ways of looking at the Grand Junction City Council’s quandary to fund street improvements. First, some background. The city needs to invest $6.6 million in the city’s streets in the next five years to get its ...


A series for the ages

By The Daily Sentinel

“America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It’s been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt, and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. ... It reminds us of all that once was good, and what could be ...


It’s time to raise the lodging tax

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re encouraged that the Grand Junction City Council has taken a receptive stance to the idea of doubling the city’s lodging tax rate. It’s been 3 percent since it was created in 1989 as a funding source to market Grand ...


Quiet on water

By The Daily Sentinel

As if the stakes weren’t high enough in this presidential election, Coloradans and their neighbors to the south and west will be deciding which administration will grapple with a looming water shortage for the millions of people in the ...


Are the media biased?

By The Daily Sentinel

Let’s talk about the media (that’s plural) and the presidential election. Lately, Donald Trump has been calling the media corrupt and biased as if they’re one monolithic entity controlled by a central, secretive ...


Broadband? Yes! 
Fiber? Not so fast

By The Daily Sentinel

Google Fiber’s announcement that it’s halting its rollout in 10 cities should serve as a wake-up call to Grand Junction City Council members grappling with how to develop a ubiquitous fiber optic network. Facing challenges from ...


No controversy here

By The Daily Sentinel

Back in early 2015, Liberty University became a focus of criticism for requiring all students to attend a rally on campus that kicked off Sen. Ted Cruz’s campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. As a private, Christian ...


Allow ballot selfies

By The Daily Sentinel

It’s about time someone challenged the constitutionality of Colorado’s law prohibiting ballot selfies. Actually, Colorado prohibits any public dissemination of a marked ballot, but it took the age of social media to show just how ...


Vote! Or don’t

By The Daily Sentinel

Television personality Mike Rowe recently lamented celebrity-driven “get out the vote” efforts because they make casting a ballot a priority over knowing the issues. In a well-circulated Facebook post, he wrote: “Like all ...


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