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Girl power: Yarbrough, Kissner, Robbins enjoy high school drag racing

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Larry Robbins works in an environment surrounded by teenage boys and girls and often overhears stories about their weekends. The Central High School teacher often hears about them ‘going out’ on Friday nights and wonders if ...


Precise pitching lifts Fruita Major girls past Grand Mesa

By Scott Schlaufman

When it comes to pitching philosophy, Fruita Major girls softball coach Ron Reed looks no further than former Major League Baseball All-Stars Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine. “They’re not power pitchers, they just hit spots and change ...

Four rafters rescued near 29 Road bridge

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Four people were rescued this afternoon after their rafts snagged on tree branches in the Colorado River near the 29 Road bridge. The four were traveling the river in two rafts tied together when they became trapped next to an island, ...

Religion Briefs, July 9, 2011

By Staff

Landmark Baptist hosting Kidz Crusade Landmark Baptist Church’s Kidz Crusade “Win the Race,” will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at 2711 Unaweep Ave. All children ages 3 through sixth grade are invited to ...

For The Record, July 9, 2011

By Staff

BIRTHS St. Mary’s Hospital Ryan and Sara Spehar, Grand Junction, a son, June 21. Shane and Heather Ehlers, Whitewater, a son, June 22. Justin and Megan Geiger, Fruita, a son, June 22. Matthew and Heather Strauch, Grand Junction, a ...

Death Notices, July 9, 2011

By Staff

Sherry Lynn Arredondo, 39, Grand Junction, died July 6, 2011. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Survivors include her husband, Elias; one son, Elson of Grand Junction; two ...

Scientific inquiry: A waste of time or the ultimate reality show?

By Gary McCallister

Ben Franklin just had too much time on his hands. I mean, who goes out in the evening and pours a quarter-cup of oil on a pond to see if the oil will calm the wind-chopped water? If he were to do something silly like that today he would ...

Blotter, July 9, 2011

By Staff

Man arrested at VA center A 50-year-old man was arrested Thursday at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2121 North Ave., on suspicion of assaulting a Grand Junction police officer, a VA officer and a doctor, according to the Grand Junction ...

Coroner releases IDs in wreck, drowning

By Charles Ashby

The Mesa County Coroner’s Office on Friday released the names of two people who died Thursday in unrelated incidents. Nicholas J. Jacobson, 26, of Grand Junction, died Thursday while driving his Honda motorcycle east on North Avenue ...

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Palisade 9-10 boys edge Orchard Mesa

By Scott Schlaufman

Friday’s Little League All-Star District 1 tournament game between Orchard Mesa and the Palisade 9-10 boys B baseball teams took a little longer than expected. The game started at 6 p.m. and took nearly 4 1⁄2 hours to finish as ...

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