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Annie Payne takes some advice from her diary in her final article

By Annie Payne

I’ve kept a faithful diary since I was 13. Over the years, for better or worse, my diary has gone from book form to electronic, now consisting mostly of my blog, my Facebook wall, my Twitter account and this column. My diary is a ...

Homegrown: Blackberry vine, winter lawns

By Dennis Hill

I planted a blackberry vine beside our mobile home ... and now I have a blackberry vine growing from one end of our mobile to the other end. We have put Ortho weed killer on it but cannot seem to kill the vine. What will kill it and how do we ...

Former union leader gets Senate nod to lead agency

By The AP

DENVER — A former union leader is a step closer to taking over the state’s Department of Labor and Employment. A Democrat-controlled Senate committee today approved the Cabinet appointment of Ellen Golombek, former president of ...

More local businesses snared in liquor stings

By Staff

Five Mesa County businesses were cited over the weekend for selling alcohol to minors in a second sweep of compliance checks in as many weeks. Officers with the Grand Junction Police Department, Mesa County Sheriff’s Department and ...

Hahnenkamm downhill typically poses problems for American skiers

By Dave Buchanan

By the time you read this, we’ll know the winner of the Hahnenkamm downhill, being run Saturday in Kitzbuehel, Austria. This isn’t your ordinary super-scary World Cup downhill; it’s the Hahnenkamm, the race described as  ...

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Sons of Norway: Sweaters, roots and Minnesota

By Rachel Sauer

Besides the sweaters, one of the first things you notice at any given Sons of Norway meeting is that most roads lead to Minnesota. As in: “You knew my parents back in Minnesota?” Or, “My sister has a neighbor in ...

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Former teacher recalls applying to program, 1986 shuttle disaster

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That recollection of the telltale curl of smoke in the clear, blue Florida sky still haunts Mary Graham, who had aspired to be aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger in 1986. Graham, then a teacher at Tope Elementary School, was caught up in the ...

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Student of the Week: PHS senior Brittany Lopez

By Staff

GPA: 3.78 After-school activities: Volunteering at Taylor Elementary with the English Language learner students, and work. Favorite book: “In Cold Blood” by Truman Capote. Favorite TV show: “L.A. Ink.” Favorite band ...

Tree-covered wildlife crossing proposed near Vail

By The AP

DENVER — A New York firm has won an international contest to design a highway wildlife crossing near Vail. The winning design, announced Sunday, is for a broad overpass covered by trees, shrubs and grasses to blend in with the landscape ...

JUCO chairman selected for Hall of Fame

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The Alpine Bank Junior College Baseball World Series tournament chairman, Jamie Hamilton, will be one of four people inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame, the NJCAA ...

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