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Spring storm closes highways in southern, eastern Colorado

By The Associated Press

COLORADO SPRINGS — A spring snow storm has shut down highways in southern and eastern Colorado. Interstate 25 between Castle Rock and Colorado Springs and Interstate 70 from the outskirts of the Denver area to Limon were among the roads ...

School drilling setback bill advances in House

By Dennis Webb

A bill to increase minimum setbacks between schools and oil and gas sites cleared a Colorado House of Representatives committee Thursday night by a 6-5 vote. The measure next goes to a vote of the full House. While it’s expected to ...

Gardner’s grand idea

By The Daily Sentinel

Let’s just say up front that U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner’s idea to move the Bureau of Land Management’s headquarters from Washington, D.C. to Grand Junction is as brilliant as it is unlikely to come to ...

Printed Letters: March 24, 2017

By Staff

Mandate for health 
insurance a good thing Colorado has a mandate for automobile insurance. A vehicle owner in Colorado must carry certain minimum levels of automobile insurance. Any person who merely drives a car in Colorado (even ...


By any other name

By Greg Walcher

Are they lying, or just being economical with the truth? Did that fall off the back of a truck, or was it stolen? Does he need more time with the family, or was he fired? Was the animal put to sleep, or killed? We commonly use such euphemisms ...


Woman escapes hostage situation

By Erin McIntyre

A woman was able to escape a home where she was being held against her will at gunpoint on Thursday afternoon, and police spent hours waiting out the situation in the 1900 block of Chipeta Court. Initial reports indicated the man in question ...

Bill to change campaign fines gets initial OK

By Charles Ashby

DENVER — Rep. Dan Thurlow’s attempt to change to how elected officials are fined for violating minor campaign finance reporting errors won preliminary approval in the Colorado House on Thursday. Under current law, if an elected ...

Council candidates discuss issues on ballot

By Amy Hamilton

Candidates for Grand Junction City Council fielded a wide range of questions Thursday at a candidate forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Mesa County. During this election season, candidates have regularly been asked about their ...

Grand Valley gets $400K in lottery grants

By Gary Harmon

Projects in Fuita, Grand Junction and Palisade worth nearly $400,000 collectively won awards Thursday from Great Outdoors Colorado. The GOCO board on Thursday approved the grants, which are funded from Colorado Lottery proceeds, and include ...

Gas agency 
erred in
 court says

By Dennis Webb

The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission erred in its rationale for rejecting a rulemaking petition by youth activists. In the process, the court disagreed with the agency’s ...

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