Editorials

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No on wastewater well 
is a way to compromise

By The Daily Sentinel

The Denver Post recently opined on the need for greater compromise regarding oil and gas development in the state — especially in light of plans by public companies to ramp up drilling operations to the tune of $4 billion this ...


Stop the dumping

By The Daily Sentinel

The problem of dumping on public land managed by the Bureau of Land Management isn’t unique to Grand Junction. Consider the following from a 2014 story by Christine Peterson of the Caspar (Wyo.) Star-Tribune: “Many towns in the ...


Monuments under fire

By The Daily Sentinel

Today is the last opportunity to gain free admittance to National Park Service properties as part of the federal agency’s celebration of National Park Week. For the Western Slope, it’s a great reminder of how fortunate we are to ...


Fence fatigue

By The Daily Sentinel

Well, now what? The perimeter fence surrounding the Grand Junction Regional Airport may as well be a ghost. It won’t stop haunting the Airport Authority. The fence, as readers may recall, figured into an investigation of wrongdoing at ...


Make tradition the law

By The Daily Sentinel

There are resounding ethical reasons why President Donald Trump should release his tax returns. If he does, it won’t be because people are marching in the street demanding it. Trump seems impervious to any suggestion that the American ...


State champions 
make us proud

By The Daily Sentinel

For many of us, public speaking is the stuff of nightmares. For Wyatt Hurt, it’s a stepping stone to a bright future. “A lot of students are uncomfortable with college admissions interviews,” said Hurt, a senior at Central ...


Sports commission 
a hidden sparkplug

By The Daily Sentinel

Have you heard about the Greater Grand Junction Sports Commission’s latest coup? Probably not. Like the Grand Junction Economic Partnership and the United Way, the commission works tirelessly to make the Grand Valley a better place. But ...


D51 school board makes a good call

By The Daily Sentinel

Congratulations to District 51 school board members — not only for finding a good fit to replace outgoing Superintendent Steve Schultz — but for affirming our faith that they would take this hiring seriously and objectively. Board ...


A water-wise move

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re all familiar with the anticipated water supply gap that gave rise to Gov. John Hickenlooper’s executive order calling for the formulation of a state water plan. That plan has been completed and the Colorado Water ...


Unfriendly skies

By The Daily Sentinel

Airline passengers who needed a primer on the term “involuntary deboarding” got a graphic one via cellphone video of a passenger being dragged down the aisle of a United Airlines flight Sunday night at Chicago’s O’Hare ...


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