Page 6344 of 6940

Stimulus funds cause friction

By Staff

On Monday, two Mesa County commissioners squabbled over the details of a $730,074 federal grant to treat methamphetamine addicts, and a third commissioner peppered the local sheriff with questions about a grant for a $213,716 crime-fighting ...

Blotter: April 28, 2009

By Staff

More thefts from cars • Grand Junction police morning received a pair of reports Sunday morning involving thefts from unlocked cars. A stereo and several CDs were reportedly missing from a car parked in front of 1156 Bookcliff ...

DUST 42709

Red wind blows across desert

By Carrie Marfitano

The winds that swept strange red clouds into the valley over the weekend could be back again this week. The clouds got their color from dust picked up by the wind, which then became trapped in the atmosphere, according to meteorologist Jim ...


Brewer is bracing for Friday backlash from home valuations

By Staff

Mesa County Assessor Barbara Brewer is concerned that people’s ire will inspire them to question their 2009 home valuations, which will be in the mail Friday. “Most Mesa County taxpayers will see an increase in their value,” ...

Authorities on lookout for swine flu

By {screen_name}

Swine flu has yet to appear in Colorado, but the state’s chief medical officer expects to see the illness show up in Colorado “in the near future.” Authorities said they remain vigilant for any signs of an outbreak as the ...

Pollen from trees, grass causing allergy misery

By Amy Hamilton

Sneezing? Red, itchy, watery eyes? Feeling fatigued? If this is you, no one needs to tell you it’s allergy season. High tree-pollen counts, thanks mostly to budding elm trees around the Grand Valley over the last several days, have many ...

Mavs split with Adams State in last series at Bergman

By {screen_name}

Three weeks ago, the Mesa State College softball team vowed to play harder for one another and become more aggressive hitters. They weren’t empty promises — the Mavericks are 10-2 since that team meeting. “We’re ...

Briefs: Sports Mesa Baseball April 27, 2009

By Staff

College Baseball • Second-ranked Mesa State College will probably take a hit in the national rankings this week after splitting a weekend series with New Mexico Highlands. The Mavericks (37-9, 27-6 RMAC) lost 11-10 Sunday, their fourth ...

Hospitals helping with health-care affordability

By The Daily Sentinel

Last week, Gov. Bill Ritter signed legislation known as the Colorado Healthcare Affordability Act, which raises fees paid by hospitals. He did so with the full support of most hospitals in the state. As we noted back in March, when House Bill ...


SOW: Senior takes charge of many leadership posts

By Carrie Marfitano

Julia Traylor Grand Junction High School Senior Julia Traylor is a leader. She is president of three organizations at her school: FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America), Latin Club and the Principals Student Advisory ...

Page 6344 of 6940


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Subscribe to print edition
Sign in to your account

© 2014 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy