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Communities get tax power for roads in newly signed bill

By Charles Ashby

State parks are to generate their own electricity, and unincorporated parts of counties can tax themselves to improve roads under more bills Gov. Bill Ritter signed into law Tuesday. Continuing his final week of bill signings from the 2010 ...

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Wild, scenic label unlikely for river

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Congress should decide how to manage the Colorado River for the last leg of its run out of the state, but preferably not as a wild and scenic river. So says a group that includes ranchers, environmental organizations, local government ...

Hilltop cuts staff, services

By Amy Hamilton

An overarching Grand Junction-based nonprofit organization is reshuffling employees, letting some staff go as grant dollars expire and scaling some programs back to basics. Hilltop, an agency with approximately 540 employees that is ...

Ned Pollert is new Grand Junction athletic director

By Patrick Bahr

Ned Pollert is taking over as the Grand Junction High School Athletic Director. Pollert replaces Greg King, who was the Tigers’ athletic director for the past three years. King retired from School District 51, but is considering ...

Coyotes, Gators lead in JUCO draftees

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San Jacinto (Texas) College-North and the College of Southern Nevada were the top two ranked teams going into the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series last week. Although neither school won the National Junior College Athletic Association ...

Death notices, June 9, 2010

By Staff

Dorothy Lee Baughman, 84, Fruita, died June 7, 2010, at her home. Private services will be at a later date. Ms. Baughman was a teacher. Survivors include two sisters, Ruth Baughman of Denver and Beth Darnell of Idaho Falls, Idaho. Marjorie ...

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Gravel pit rejected by planning commission

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Grand Junction planning commissioners on Tuesday voted 4-2 to reject a permit that would have allowed gravel extraction near an Orchard Mesa residential neighborhood. Commissioners Gregory Williams, Patrick Carlow, Richard Schoenradt and Rob ...

Blotter, June 9, 2010

By Staff

Post office trashed Tampering was reported Monday morning at the Gateway post office. Someone entered the unlocked post office at 42700 Colorado Highway 141 and tore down posters and overturned trash cans, according to the Mesa County ...

Mesa County plans legal action if properties aren’t cleaned soon

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Mesa County commissioners agreed Tuesday to take legal action against two property owners if they don’t remove junk and unregistered vehicles from their land within a certain amount of time. Under compliance plans approved by the board, ...

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Weather events adding to surprisingly high flows

By Dennis Webb

Rainstorms and higher-than-expected temperatures have led to unanticipated flooding in western Colorado and forced the reining in of reservoir releases to benefit endangered fish. A flood warning was extended Tuesday for the Eagle River below ...

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