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Woman pleads guilty in Denver child abuse case

By The AP

DENVER — A woman who starved her four young sons and kept them in a filthy, feces-strewn Denver apartment could spend up to seven years in prison after pleading guilty today to her second offense of child abuse. Prosecutors said the ...

CU moves to fire professor over sex assault probe

By The AP

BOULDER — The University of Colorado is moving to fire a tenured philosophy professor who launched his own investigation into an alleged sexual assault involving two graduate students. The alleged victim claimed associate professor ...

US rig count up 19 to 1,908

By The AP

HOUSTON — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose 19 this week to 1,908. The Houston firm said in its weekly report today that 1,588 rigs were exploring for ...

Email letters, August 8, 2014

By Staff

EPA’s carbon regulations will not impact Grand Valley air quality Ms. Thom’s letter shows a lack of understanding of the proposed EPA carbon regulations. The regulations as proposed are to affect large stationary-fired boilers and ...


Entertainment Calendar: Aug. 8–14

By Staff

CLAY WALKER AND REDHEAD EXPRESS, gates open 6 p.m., show 7–9 p.m., Garfield Country Fairgrounds, Rifle, during the Garfield County Fair, $20 premium arena, $15 grandstand, $10 ages 65 and older and ages 8–14, free for ages 7 and ...


Music Scene: Pickin’ on the Pinyon, other area shows

By Tammy Gemaehlich

Pickin’ on the Pinyon, a one-day music festival on Glade Park, will feature local musicians and big name recording artists while raising funds to support the veterans’ group Base Camp 40. Artists in the lineup are country ...


Guitarist Becky Barksdale to perform at Naggy McGee’s

By Tammy Gemaehlich

Gulf Coast Hall of Fame inductee and former lead guitarist for Michael Jackson Becky Barksdale will perform her intense brand of blues in a first-time Colorado show in Grand Junction. Barksdale will play at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at Naggy ...

Celebrate Wild Horse Days in De Beque

By Tammy Gemaehlich

De Beque Wild Horse Days will gallop into De Beque Thursday through Sunday, Aug. 14–17, with a number of activities celebrating the wild horse herds that roam the rugged canyons and plateaus of the nearby Little Bookcliffs Wild Horse ...

Entertainment briefs: Aug. 8

By Staff

Center posts fall class schedule The Art Center has posted its fall schedule of classes at The classes are set to begin Sept. 2. A variety of classes for adults, teens and youth will be offered. Go to, ...

Discovery Channel

Quick Picks: Jennifer Pharr Davis talks; Il Divo Colorado; Shark Week

By Melinda Mawdsley

Saturday and Sunday, 
Aug. 9–10 Trail tales Jennifer Pharr Davis, who set the Appalachian Trail endurance speed record at 46 days, 11 hours and 20 minutes in 2011, will speak in Grand Junction and Glenwood Springs. At 5:30 p.m. ...

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