Editorials

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Sheriff Vallario should step down

By The Daily Sentinel

Garfield County Sheriff Lou Vallario’s reaction to complaints about his romantic relationship with one of his employees is akin to that of a cop doing crowd control at the scene of a minor accident. “There’s nothing to worry ...


Questions on a fatality

By The Daily Sentinel

The tragic death early Sunday morning of 18-year-old Samantha Ann Loy is a terrible loss to her family and friends. But the fact she was stopped and questioned by a Fruita police officer a half-hour before she crashed her vehicle on Interstate ...


A billion here and a billion there ...

By The Daily Sentinel

The big news late last week was that a group of Democratic senators, aided by a few Republicans, cut the bloated economic stimulus bill from $930 billion to $827 billion. Whew! What a relief! Of course, students of ancient history — ...


Bridging history is costly

By The Daily Sentinel

Officials in Fruita are discovering that the cost of historic preservation can be much greater than anticipated. That appears to be occurring with an old one-lane bridge across the Colorado River at Fruita, which people in that city have been ...


Octuplet investigation

By The Daily Sentinel

We note with approval that the Medical Board of California has announced it is investigating whether a fertility clinic that helped a woman give birth to octuplets last month committed any violation of state regulations. Most people by now ...


Highways versus land preservation

By The Daily Sentinel

Say this much for Colorado’s House Minority Leader Mike May and state Sen. Ted Harvey: They are looking well beyond the conventional methods of obtaining funding for highways. Trouble is, the proposal they unveiled last week would ...


King’s bill gets drilled

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re not at all unhappy to record the death of Rep. Steve King’s bill that would have required every public school in Colorado — from kindergarten through college — to hold emergency drills at least twice a ...


Bookcliff coal could be gold for economy

By The Daily Sentinel

There’s much information yet to be gathered and evaluated regarding a proposed new coal mine planned for the Bookcliffs north of Mack. But the prospect of a new business that could create more than 200 jobs for its own operations and at ...


Stimulate or stall

By The Daily Sentinel

Although both are controlled by Democrats, Congress and the Colorado Legislature are working at cross purposes when it comes to stimulating the economy. Just this week, for example, the U.S. Senate passed a measure aimed at aiding the ...


Salazar signals a change

By The Daily Sentinel

It should come as no great surprise that new Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar acted this week to put the brakes on the pell-mell rush of natural gas leasing on public lands that was instituted under the Bush administration. As a U.S. ...


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