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Vets hospital 60th 5-15-9

VA Medical Center officials looking ahead to next 40 years

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The Grand Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center observed its 60th anniversary with a nod to its past and a time capsule intended to be opened on the 100th anniversary. Medical Center Director Terry Atienza drew laughs from about 80 people ...

Ritter vetoes bill that would ease background checks on gun buyers

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Gov. Bill Ritter vetoed a bill that would have allowed holders of concealed-weapons permits to purchase handguns without background checks required of other buyers. The bill, H.B. 1180 by Rep. Steve King, R-Grand Junction, would have weakened ...

Orchard Mesa man is guilty of menacing in 2008 shooting

By Amy Hamilton

An Orchard Mesa man who shot another man in the abdomen more than a year ago was found guilty Friday of felony menacing with a deadly weapon. Meanwhile, the jury determined he was not guilty of two other charges: second-degree assault ...

Blotter: May 16, 2009

By Staff

Bad checks suspected • A Clifton woman was arrested Thursday on a warrant alleging she wrote fraudulent checks totaling thousands of dollars. Denise Kay Donaldson, 47, 3314 E 3/4 Road, was jailed on suspicion of theft of $1,000 to ...

R-5 Graduation 5-15-9

Some R-5 grads didn’t think the day would ever come

By Staff

Outside of Brownson Arena, on the campus of Mesa State College, some car windows were decorated with pink, white and yellow script. “Psycho ‘B’ you did it!” was written in pink and yellow on the back window of a Ford ...

HG: DRIP Column May 16, 2009

By Guest Columnist

The Grand Valley Drought Response Information Project (DRIP) has promoted water-conservation techniques and practices since 2003. This summer, DRIP will continue to focus on smart water use inside and outside your homes and businesses. The ...


By Paul Shockley

In the months leading up to her arrest, Miriam Helmick allegedly impersonated Alan Helmick’s dead first wife in order to get a job in Florida and meet men in an online dating service, according to testimony Friday. Miriam Helmick, 52, ...

GJ dealers say they’ll keep GM franchises

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The two GM dealers in Grand Junction got through Friday with reason to think they’ll keep their franchises with the automaker. Bozarth Chevrolet and Fuoco Motors received no letters from GM, officials said. “We got no letter, and ...


Keeper lost $15K worth of bees after crop dustings

By Staff

There is buzz of a range war dusting up between beekeepers and alfalfa growers in the lower valley. On Sunday, after a crop duster sprayed alfalfa fields for alfalfa weevil in the Fruita and Loma areas, thousands of dollars worth of bees ...

Homes Sold May 2009

By Penny Stine

May 7-12, 2009 City 517 28 1/2 Road #4D $132,000.00 2829 Texas Avenue $165,000.00 Clifton 3222.5 D 7/8 RD $230,000.00 Delta 464 Stewart Avenue $125,000.00 Fruita 1346 Aquarius $40,000.00 1231 Claremont Drive $230,000.00 775 Delean ...

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