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Task force appointed to investigate ex-sheriff

By The AP

CENTENNIAL — Arapahoe County Sheriff Grayson Robinson is appointing a 22-member task force to investigate allegations against former Sheriff Patrick Sullivan in an alleged meth-for-sex case. The 68-year-old retired sheriff is out on ...

Wubben and Rait led first expansion of what was then Mesa Junior College

By Mary Louise Giblin Henderson

Horace Wubben and Mary Rait would have been proud and probably a bit awed if they were to visit the Colorado Mesa University campus today. Dr.Wubben, a one-time high school teacher, was the president of the university’s forerunner, Mesa ...

Court victory for uranium mill

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Montrose County’s approval of a conditional-use permit for a uranium mill near Naturita has withstood a legal challenge from the Telluride-based Sheep Mountain Alliance. The Colorado Court of Appeals in an opinion released Thursday ...

City reinstates 1.5% of workers’ former salaries

By Amy Hamilton

Rather than return city employees’ wages to the level they were before a 3 percent pay reduction two years ago, the Grand Junction City Council will split the difference. After two hours of intense, back-and-forth discussion Thursday, ...

EPA fracking finding hailed, disputed

By Dennis Webb

Citizen groups are hailing a preliminary Environmental Protection Agency determination that hydraulic fracturing likely contaminated domestic groundwater in Wyoming and said it should be considered as Colorado finalizes chemical-disclosure ...

DA tosses eight DUIs, citing ‘bias’ by trooper

By Paul Shockley

The Mesa County District Attorney’s Office as of Thursday had dismissed eight criminal cases in the face of questions about the credibility of a now-former Colorado State Patrol trooper. More dropped cases are expected as prosecutors ...

Death Notices, Dec. 9, 2011

By Staff

Dorothy Elaine Colombo, 86, Paradox, died Dec. 6, 2011, at her home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Paradox Community Church. Burial will follow at Paradox Cemetery. Survivors include her husband, Elmer; two sons Raymond Hopper of ...


Love triangle murder trial was standing room only

By Staff

Final in a two-part series on the mysterious death in 1946 of 80-year-old bridegroom Sam McMullin, esquire. In early 1947, Grand Junction’s small-town serenity was shattered by the news that prominent 80-year-old lawyer Sam McMullin had ...

Big Delta acreage eyed for oil and gas leasing

By Dennis Webb

Some Delta County residents are doing a double-take over a Bureau of Land Management announcement that 22 parcels covering 30,000 acres in the Paonia, Somerset, Hotchkiss and Crawford areas have been nominated for oil and gas leasing. The ...

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Murder charges made in botched pot heist

By Paul Shockley

A Grand Junction man is charged with two counts of murder among other charges in connection with the shooting death of an accomplice during a botched robbery last month. Joshua Ringold, 22, formally was charged Thursday by the Mesa County ...

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