Editorials

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Listen up!

By The Daily Sentinel

Some of those who attend tonight’s first public session of the Grand Junction City Council’s listening tour will likely urge the council to keep the purse strings tight and taxes low, no matter what they do regarding police and ...


Deister’s sentencing signal

By The Daily Sentinel

Jared Ahlstrom is not going to win any boyfriend-of-the-year awards. Twice he slipped an abortion drug to his pregnant girlfriend without her knowledge, causing her to miscarry the second time. Later, he confessed to her what he had done. It ...


Chips Barry, R.I.P.

By The Daily Sentinel

Denver Water has a long history of battling with the Western Slope over water, and the head of that municipal water organization has often been viewed as an antagonist by water officials on this side of the Continental Divide. Chips Barry was ...


Terrorism attempt in Times Square

By The Daily Sentinel

There is much yet to be determined about the truck bomb that failed to explode in Times Square Saturday night. But the near miss — like the attempt to explode an airliner bound for Detroit on Christmas Day — is a potent reminder ...


Lenders get bigger payday in latest legislative version

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re pleased that a bill aimed at reining in the worst excesses of payday lenders won approval in the Colorado Senate last week. Unfortunately, the version of the bill adopted in a narrow vote by the Senate Friday has been watered down ...


Disclosure, not new restrictions, belong in campaign finance law

By The Daily Sentinel

We have no problem with key provisions of a bill now in the Colorado Senate that attempts to redraw Colorado’s campaign finance law in light of a U.S. Supreme Court decision early this year that overturned many limitations on corporate ...


Drilling dilemma

By The Daily Sentinel

The Army joined the battle on Friday, adding two large aircraft to the efforts of the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard to corral a rapidly spreading oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico. Still, it’s not clear how anyone will plug an oil leak 5,000 ...


Buddy’s killer comes clean

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re not sure, even now, whether Steven Clay Romero understands what the fuss is about regarding his horrific killing last year of a dog named Buddy. But at least Romero has publicly acknowledged the fact that he killed Buddy and will ...


Taking care of count requires locals’ help

By The Daily Sentinel

Officials with the Census Bureau’s Denver regional office assured members of The Daily Sentinel editorial board Wednesday that they took seriously allegations of mismanagement in the Grand Junction local census office and reports of ...


No friends of Facebook

By The Daily Sentinel

After all we’ve seen out of Capitol Hill in recent days, it’s hardly encouraging to see four senators, including Michael Bennet of Colorado, weighing in on Facebook. Facebook, for those who don’t have a page — and yes, ...


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