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Blotter, July 15, 2011

By Staff

Case of stolen credit card The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man accused of using a stolen credit card to purchase more than $2,400 in items in a short time span in the ...

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Junction man inducted into Bandmasters hall of fame

By Daniel Humphries

Gary Ambrosier picked up his first musical instrument when he was in third grade. The 66-year-old Grand Junction resident has yet to set it down. Because of this ceaseless dedication to music, Ambrosier was selected by Colorado Bandmasters ...

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Hungry bugs used to curb alien invaders

By Dennis Webb

A creature smaller than a fruit fly is the latest insect being asked to help take on the giant task of noxious-weed control in western Colorado. The Colorado Department of Agriculture’s Palisade Insectary has released a gall midge in ...

Local Briefs, July 15, 2011

By Staff

Troopers plead not guilty in shooting Colorado State Patrol troopers Ivan Lawyer and Cpl. Kirk Firko entered not guilty pleas Thursday to charges stemming from the fatal shooting of Jason Kemp during a July 20, 2010, incident at Kemp’s ...

District 51 override flier mailed to ‘likely’ voters

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School District 51 made its first public step toward gathering input on a potential $14.5 million mill levy override to benefit local schools by delivering fliers. The fliers, which detail District 51 budget cuts for 2011–12, include ...

Grand Junction, state as whole both rank high on business lists

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Grand Junction is the 12th best small city in the nation for business and careers, according to The ranking, released June 28, seemed fair to Grand Junction Economic Partnership Interim Director Kelly Marlin. She was a little ...

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Volunteers help Taco Bell run like clockwork

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Each year, hundreds of tennis matches are played during the Taco Bell Western Slope Open. Every match that’s played is possible because of the work of several volunteers who not only give their time during the tournament, but for weeks ...


Grand Junction Motor Speedway hosting national-level kart race

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A future NASCAR or IndyCar driver could be getting his or her start this weekend in Grand Junction. Grand Junction Motor Speedway is hosting the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour SummerNationals for the first time. “This is by far the ...

Sports Briefs, July 14, 2011

By Staff

College Wrestling Pueblo to host D-II championships CSU-Pueblo was announced Thursday as the host site for the NCAA Division II national wrestling championships in 2012. It will be one of two national championships in Pueblo this coming ...


Monument wins 10-11 boys District 1 Little League title

By Scott Schlaufman

Nobody said being a player on the Monument 10-11 boys Little League baseball team was easy. “We practice every morning at 7:30 for two hours,” coach Sean Kreidler said. “They’re tired, but they get out there every ...

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