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RUIZ Santiago Farias

Blotter, April 4, 2011

By Staff

25 pounds of pot in car Santiago Farias Ruiz, 52, of San Jose, Calif., was booked into Mesa County Jail on suspicion of unlawful possession of marijuana after a Colorado State Patrol trooper found nearly 25 pounds of marijuana in Ruiz’s ...

Private-sector, financial skills sought in county manager

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With Mesa County’s unemployment rate hovering around 11 percent, two of the county’s three commissioners say it’s important for the county’s next administrator to possess strong financial skills and be able to partner ...

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Gas stations pump up sales of food products to stay open

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Rocky Mountain C Stores President Gary Dean sees the future of gas stations in his plans to include a drive-through window for Wienerschnitzel products at his 333 N. First St. store. The store plans to serve Tastee Freez ice cream treats and ...

State higher-education system not sustainable, director says

By Charles Ashby

The state’s higher-education system is not financially sustainable, says one of the state’s chief educators. For the past few decades, requirements on how much money the state can collect and what it must spend it on have resulted ...

Holocaust Awareness Weeks events begin today at Mesa State

By Staff

Events for the annual Mesa State College commemoration of National Holocaust Awareness Weeks begin today with the dedication of the Field of Flags Display at 11 a.m. Each color of flag in the display represents a group of people killed during ...

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We Make It Here: Reynolds Polymer

By Richie Ann Ashcraft

The engineers at Reynolds Polymer think big when designing the world’s aquariums. So big, in fact, that right now they are putting the finishing touches a project big enough to be listed in the Guinness Book of World Records. The ...

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Bear facts of spring: food, conflict with humans

By Dennis Webb

With Colorado’s bears rousing from their winter slumber, the Colorado Division of Wildlife wants to reawaken residents to the fact that humans’ food can lead to conflicts with the animals. Those conflicts can be dangerous to ...

Vandals hit dozens of vehicles in Pear Park

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At least three dozen vehicles were damaged Friday night or early Saturday in Pear Park, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department. Most of the cars were parked in a three-square-mile area between 30 and 32 roads and D and E ...

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Student of the Week: Katherine Kamas, GJHS senior

By Staff

GPA: 4.048. After-school activities: School musical. Favorite book: The “Twilight” series by Stephenie Meyer. Favorite TV show: “White Collar.” Favorite band or musician: Colbie Caillat or Miley Cyrus. Parents: ...

Mesa State Baseball Results, Sunday, April 3

By Staff

Mesa State 6, N.M. Highlands 2 Sunday at Suplizio Field N.M. Highlands (AB-R-H-BI) Scott rf 4-1-1-1, Robinette 2b 5-0-1-0, Mohr cf 4-1-1-0, Maupin 1b/p 4-0-2-0, Bowser p 0-0-0-0, Alexander 3b 4-0-2-1, Fackrell dh 1-0-1-0, Chavez dh 2-0-0-0, ...

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