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Ex-trooper in Kemp death hired as cop

By Paul Shockley

A former Colorado State Patrol trooper who was prosecuted in the shooting death of a Redlands man is again working in law enforcement, much to the chagrin of a victim’s family. Kirk Firko, who was fired by the State Patrol in the ...


Eye in the sky: heat-seeking, fire-spotting technology

By Charles Ashby

The way Colorado deals with wildfires is about to go high-tech. The same company that creates computerized sensing equipment for the U.S. military to locate enemy combatants on the ground won the contract to equip two new multi-mission planes ...

Biz Buzz, July 27, 2014

By Staff

Nick’s Surf Shack, at the intersection of 15th Street and North Avenue, hosted a grand-opening party Saturday that included a live radio broadcast and a dog- adoption promotion, during which many homeless pets found new ...


Desert body is that of mother

By Paul Shockley

The Mesa County Coroner’s Office said a body found Thursday in the desert north of 25 Road was that of a woman reported missing from her nearby home, while authorities Saturday said her son with a lengthy criminal record is a ...


Amazing manicures are best left to professionals

By Rachel Sauer

I think we all can agree that as far as canvasses go, fingernails are pretty small. Co-worker Melinda Mawdsley and I definitely could agree on this, and that was before we’d even inhaled all those fumes. So, do we blame ourselves for ...

Beagles often used in lab experiments

By Staff

I recently watched a video on the Internet showcasing several beagles being released from their duty as participants in a laboratory experiment. The dogs had spent their lives inside a controlled environment, most of their time restricted to ...

Book Notes, July 27, 2014

By Staff

‘Frozen,’ Marvel, Patterson part of bookstore’s Get Pop-Cultured events Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, will continue its Get Pop-Cultured events this week with activities related to ...


‘Blow Sand in His Soul’ captures beauty of landscape

By Laurena Mayne Davis

Contributing to the 50th anniversary celebration of Canyonlands National Park is a biography of the park’s biggest advocate, the “Father of the Canyonlands,” Bates Wilson. “Blow Sand in His Soul: Bates Wilson the Heart ...

Monument Downhill 5K

By Staff

Monument Downhill 5K Saturday, Monument Road Overall Female 1. Scholl, Tabor, Kremmling, 16:29 Overall Male 1. Rich, Adam, Colorado Springs, 14:40 Female Age 1-14 1. Andre, Aubree, Delta, 25:22; 2. Tibbetts, Laure, Grand Junction, ...

Taco Bell Western Slope Open results, July 26, 2014

By Staff

Taco Bell Western Slope Open Saturday’s Results Adults Women’s 3.5 Singles Finals Filutze def. Blanchard, 6-3, 4-6, 10-8. Women’s Open Singles Finals Woomer Def. Poudrier, 6-0, 5-7, 6-0. Women’s Open ...

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