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Courts still coping in drug-sting roundup

By Gabrielle Porter

Thirteen Mesa County drug dealers arrested last summer after a months-long investigation that included wiretaps and extensive surveillance have pleaded guilty and been sentenced — less than half of the 33 who were taken into custody as a ...

Death notice, Feb. 27, 2017

By Staff

■ Kathleen Inez Jones, 80, Grand Junction, died Feb. 24, 2017. Services will be at a later date. She was a retired licensed practitioner. Survivors include one son, David Michael Jones of Grand Junction; one daughter, Sharon ...

Printed Letters: Feb. 26, 2016

By Staff

Thanks to community for United Way support As the co-chairs of the recent United Way fundraising campaign, we witnessed the commitment and investment of over 100 employers and their employees in making Mesa County a better place to live.  ...

A leaky argument 
to contain the press

By The Daily Sentinel

When he was a candidate, Donald Trump loved leaks, going so far as to encourage Russia to hack Hillary Clinton’s email accounts and share the results with the world. Now that he’s president, leaks are very ...

Question 2B in a nutshell: $22M benefit for $820,0000

By Guest Columnist

By Duncan McArthur On the April 4, 2017 municipal ballot the voters of Grand Junction will be asked to consider changing the intended use of the TABOR override funds that were previously designated for early retirement of the Riverside ...

Let’s not be willing to transfer 
management of public lands

By Guest Columnist

Editor’s Note: Tamera Minnick will be an occasional contributor on issues involving natural resources. This is her introductory column. It was a relief to learn that Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, has withdrawn a bill he sponsored ...

Here’s an easy way to promote a healthier community

By Robin Brown

A few weeks ago, I found myself in a group of 10 climbing up a mountain on skis in Montana. We climbed all day— stopping here and there to catch our breath or to grab a snack or a drink of water. We swapped stories along the way and ...

The case for an event center as an income generator

By Guest Columnist

By Jodi Niernberg Recently, I started to explain my reasons for arriving at a position of support for a proposed sales tax hike to fund a new event center. I discussed the current economy, the lack of growth we have felt for some time and ...

Cross of ashes - symbol of Ash Wednesday

Christians consider tradition, meaning of Lenten season

By Rachel Sauer

For centuries, in every Christian tradition that observes Lent, pastors and philosophers have smiled brightly and proclaimed, in essence, “But this is a good thing!” Thomas Merton, in his “Seasons of Celebration,” ...

Key to good writing is writing and reading — and lots of it

By LaReina Kalenian

Throughout my childhood, I dreamt of becoming a writer (I also dreamt of being an actress/veterinarian/farmer/fashion designer, but writing is the one dream that stuck). Before I could actually write, I dictated stories to my mother and ...

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