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Fugitive who ditched ‘Dog’ captured by Mexican police

By Paul Shockley

Mexican police did what television’s Duane “Dog” Chapman couldn’t. They found Marco Antonio Padilla. Local officials learned Tuesday that police in Guadalajara, Mexico, were holding Padilla, 35, after his arrest ...


Colorado Mesa University to begin marching band program

By Melinda Mawdsley

Citing increased academic opportunities and a way to have more fun at sporting events, Colorado Mesa University officials announced Tuesday the school is forming a marching band. The university plans to spend the rest of the year recruiting ...


3rd-quarter run lifts Fruita past Palisade

By Nick Walter

Finally, if only for a few seconds, he was a point guard. Fruita Monument’s 6-foot-4 Drew Bridges stole the ball at half court. Before him was nothing but open court. Each dribble was a fantasy. The “guard” was on the break. ...

Fruita uses height to get past Palisade

By Matt Meyer

The absence of leading scorer Lauren LaBonde didn’t hinder the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team Tuesday night. The Wildcats ended Palisade’s three game win streak with a 50-37 victory. LaBonde, who averages 13 ...

GJ’s Cosslett, Gastineau sign with junior colleges

By Nick Walter

Today is national signing day, but two Grand Junction High School athletes got a jump on the festivities Tuesday by signing with junior colleges. Cierra Cosslett declared her intentions to play softball at Otero Junior College in La Junta and ...

Collegiate cycling race a no-go for monument

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The National Park Service last week rejected a proposal for a collegiate bike race over Colorado National Monument. The proposal by Colorado Mesa University’s bicycle racing team would “prevent park visitors from readily accessing ...

Kadrich hired by city of Fort Collins

By Amy Hamilton

Grand Junction’s former city manager, Laurie Kadrich, has landed a job with the city of Fort Collins. Kadrich has been hired as the interim director of community development and neighborhood services, according to Mark Jackson, a ...

Tipton water storage hearing in Washington set

By Staff

A congressional hearing on the difficulties of developing water storage in the West will go forward next week in Washington, D.C. The hearing has been scheduled for 8 a.m. MST Tuesday in the Longworth House Office Building, Room 1324, at the ...

Tuesday’s Girls and Boys Prep Basketball Boxscores, Jan. 31

By Staff

Fruita Monument 63, Palisade 49 PALISADE Jered Kusal 1 1-2 3, Caleb Hall 6 0-0 15, Luke McLean 2 1-3 5, Kyle Monger 1 1-1 3, Kane Gunther 5 3-5 13, Jesus Aguirre 1 0-0 2, Connor Whaley 3 0-0 8. Totals: 19 6-11 49. FRUITA MONUMENT Cody ...

Carbondale rejects development project

By Dennis Webb

Carbondale residents have overwhelmingly rejected the Village at Crystal River commercial and residential development. Unofficial results of the referendum show 1,245 (65 percent) voting against the proposal and 667 (35 percent) in favor, the ...

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