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Death Notices: May 11, 2009

By Staff

• Hueston Morris “Hoot” Davis, 68, Austin, died May 7, 2009, at Horizons Health Care Center in Eckert. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta. Survivors include his wife, Eunice; four sons, ...

Excitement of ER appeals to student who wants to be a doctor

By Carrie Marfitano

Fruita Monument High School senior Bri True envisions herself working as an emergency room doctor. She figures it would be exciting. “The adrenaline of having to help someone in those few minutes ... I just think it would be an ...

Rio Blanco manufacturer Natural Soda to expand

By Dennis Webb

A company that produces baking soda in Rio Blanco County has awarded a design contract for doubling the output of its plant. Natural Soda is planning a plant expansion that will increase its production of sodium bicarbonate by 125,000 tons ...

District 51 works to pare budget

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School District 51 officials have recommend cutting reimbursement for staff travel, among other reductions amounting to $2.3 million, as they work to reduce spending to meet state requirements. “We’re really minimally impacting ...

Blotter: May 11, 2009

By Staff

Teen, 19, booked at party • Mesa County sheriff’s deputies arrested   a 19-year-old man on suspicion of drug possession after responding to a complaint about a party early Saturday morning at 19461 Little Park Road. ...

North Avenue store held up third time

By Amy Hamilton

A Grand Junction convenience store that had been robbed at gunpoint twice before was targeted early Sunday morning, according to the Grand Junction Police Department. Around 1:30 a.m., a white male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt entered ...

Monument cracking down on cyclists and motorists

By Emily Shockley

Cruising the Colorado National Monument could cost more than the entrance fee this coming week. Speeding motorists and cyclists who disobey the rules of sharing the road will have an increased chance of being ticketed as the monument beefs ...

Assessment complaints fewer than feared

By Staff

Mesa County Assessor Barbara Brewer is not relaxing yet, but she is breathing a mild sigh of relief. Brewer was anticipating a mad throng of property owners storming her office once they received their property valuations, which were mailed ...


Ten-year-old girl cited for bravery

By Amy Hamilton

Tabytha Carroll has never flown on an airplane or been to Washington, D.C. But the 10-year-old Orchard Mesa girl, who fought off her attacker last year by biting him on the nose and fleeing, hopped a plane Sunday to the East Coast to attend ...

SEM Asphalt plant 5-7-9

County’s sole supplier of asphalt to close

By Staff

Routine summer maintenance of Mesa County roads may be nixed this year. SEM Group LP, the former parent company of SEM Materials, Mesa County’s sole supplier of asphalt and emulsions for chip sealing roads, is in Chapter 11 ...

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