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Child is 3rd person to catch swine flu in Mesa County

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A child under the age of 5 has been hospitalized in Mesa County after contracting the H1N1 influenza virus, health officials announced Thursday. It is the third confirmed swine-flu case in the county. A young adult tested positive for the ...

Unnecessary prosecutions?

By The Daily Sentinel

We’re anything but astonished to see that former Grand Junction police officer Richard Bacher was found not guilty of misdemeanor assault in his jury trial this week. Here was a guy, working on a rifle in a local gun shop — a ...

Political Indoctrination 101

By The Daily Sentinel

As if his intentions for adults weren’t enough, that cunning President Barack Obama has devised a plan to inculcate America’s youngsters with his liberal ideology. At least that’s the response of many conservatives to the ...

3 firms cleared, 1 not in benzene probe

By Dennis Webb

The state has cleared three energy companies and is focusing on a fourth in the case of a man who became ill after drinking benzene-contaminated water at his cabin northwest of Parachute. Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission staff ...

Residents: Term limits for officials should stay

By Staff

According to a recent survey, Mesa County residents do not want to extend the two-term limits for the sheriff, district attorney and coroner. The survey was conducted Saturday during a telelephone-town-hall meeting with Mesa County officials. ...

Blotter: Sept. 04, 2009

By Staff

$50K damage in home fire • A fire in a mobile home in Montrose caused an estimated $50,000 damage Wednesday, according to the Montrose Fire Department. The fire was reported just after 11 a.m. at 66100 Landfill Road. Firefighters ...


Two town halls on health care diverge in tone

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More than 30 Mesa County residents fired off sharp-tongued comments and questions to three members of Congress in opposition to massive health care reform Thursday night, while one of those congressmen laid out his reasons for supporting ...

Fruitvale annexation drive ramping up

By Staff

Effort also includes Clifton; petition now being circulated Efforts to annex Fruitvale into Grand Junction are heating up. Mesa County is ready to start a whirlwind round of meetings that will coincide with a petition drive. A committee ...

Valley owner silent at hearing

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Investment firm under scrutiny in Denver court Valley Investments had $21 million in debts at the end of its last fiscal year, Sept. 20, 2008, its former chief financial officer testified Thursday. It took him only four months to see that ...

Abused Dog Oso 9-1-9

For abused dog Oso,  no more hard feelings

By Emily Shockley

Oso, the young dog featured in a July 15 Daily Sentinel article about increasing animal cruelty cases in Mesa County, has healed inside and out. The sore around his neck, which was caused by a chain so tight that it had grown into his skin, ...

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