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Firm buys holder of oil-shale lease

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An Estonian company that has pioneered oil shale in eastern Europe purchased the company that holds the only oil shale demonstration lease in Utah. Enefit’s purchase of the Oil Shale Exploration Co. will be a boon to the United States, ...

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Derailment cleared from 3 crossings in Hotchkiss

By William Woody

HOTCHKISS —  A scheduled upgrade of the rail line through the North Fork Valley didn’t happen soon enough to prevent a derailment Wednesday morning near downtown Hotchkiss. Around 8 a.m., one engine and five cars in a train ...

Comments cost ex-NPR official new Aspen job

By Dennis Webb

Controversial comments that caused an Aspen resident to leave his National Public Radio position early also have cost him his new job. Ronald Schiller will not be heading the Aspen Institute Arts Program, institute spokesman James Spiegelman ...

Blotter, March 10, 2011

By Staff

Subdivision lights broken Someone broke the lenses of nine street lights in the 2600 block of Lookout Lane in the Spyglass Ridge subdivision between Friday and Monday, according to the Grand Junction Police Department. It is the second such ...

Study links school bullying to risky behavior in victims

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A new study finds bullied teens in Colorado are at greater risk than their fellow students of binge drinking, using marijuana, fighting and considering suicide. The Colorado Department of Education released the Healthy Kids Colorado survey ...

Getting It Right, March 10, 2011

By Staff

A story on Page 1 Wednesday should have clarified that Mesa County Sheriff Stan Hilkey does not oppose asking for help from other law enforcement agencies in policing Country Jam or Bobby’s Birthday Bash, should both events be approved, ...

Montrose County declared StormReady by weather service

By William Woody

MONTROSE — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently declared Montrose County is “StormReady.” To receive the designation, the county completed an application and adopted a series of emergency plans, ...

Sports Briefs, March 9, 2011

By Staff

College Skiing Mesa’s Bosman fifth at nationals Brooke Bosman placed fifth Wednesday in the U.S. Collegiate Ski Association national championships. The Mesa State College Nordic skier finished the women’s 7.5-kilometer Classic ...

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New Fruita girls lacrosse coach hopes players catch on quickly

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A little more than one week after being introduced to their new coach, the Fruita Monument High School girls lacrosse team begins its season. The Wildcats, who return all but four players, open Friday against Aspen at 3 p.m. at Canyon View ...


Never giving up helped Mesa’s Nelson qualify for wrestling nationals

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Mesa State College wrestler Tyler Nelson didn’t upset anyone nationally ranked or win a tournament title this season. However, Nelson showed up every match and made his opponent earn a win. His consistent effort paid off with a spot in ...

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