Page 7138 of 8169

Sentence in girl’s death is 32 years

By Amy Hamilton

Nothing less than the maximum, 32 years in prison, would have pleased the father of a 3-year-old girl who died by child abuse. Jamie Baca said some sort of justice was served when the killer of his daughter, Miranda Baca, was handed that ...

Junk numbers on jobs

By Staff

Congressman David Obey is no Rush Limbaugh right-winger, denouncing President Barack Obama at every turn. The Wisconsin Democrat is chairman of the House Appropriations Committee and a key member of the Democratic leadership in Congress. So ...

Death Notices, Nov. 18, 2009

By Staff

Jeane Adams, 67, Grand Junction, died Nov. 15, 2009, at Mantey Heights Rehabilitation Center. No services are planned. Survivors include one son, Robert “Rob” Wesley of Heber City, Utah; one daughter, Terri Lynnette Wise of Grand ...


Wastewater pit permit OK’d over objections

By Staff

The first phase of an evaporative-wastewater facility southeast of De Beque was unanimously approved Tuesday by the Mesa County Commission. It took the commission four hours to approve a conditional use permit for the 803-acre facility to be ...

Colorado Republicans are not united on TABOR’s future

By Bill Grant

It is not surprising that Reps. Steve King and Laura Bradford respond to the news that TABOR has almost put Colorado into the top 10 states for “fiscal peril” with calls for deeper cuts in the state budget. With that logic, ...

City OKs moratorium on medical pot shops

By {screen_name}

The city of Grand Junction will take a one-year timeout on licensing medical marijuana dispensaries to give city staff and state legislators time to craft regulations for the blooming industry. The City Council unanimously agreed Monday night ...

Fruita council OKs pot shops, but imposes restrictions

By Amy Hamilton

Medical marijuana dispensaries are allowed in Fruita but only in designated areas and under limited conditions, according to a majority vote by City Council members Tuesday night. However, relatively little space within the city limits is ...

Bus drivers’ union wants District 51 to back raises in pay by First Student

By Emily Shockley

School bus drivers want School District 51’s support as they continue to request higher wages and better benefits from First Student, the district’s bus-service subcontractor. The district pays First Student to pay its drivers, ...

Police Blotter, Nov. 18, 2009

By Staff

Suspicious man arrested Steven Eugene Bounds, 48, Clifton, was arrested Tuesday morning after some residents in the area of 29 Road and Bunting Avenue reported the man had been knocking on doors asking for gas money, according to the Mesa ...

Montrose’s offense will be key in playoff game against Heritage

By {screen_name}

The Montrose High School football team takes a lot of pride in its offensive approach. The Indians might not be the biggest team in the state, but they aren’t afraid to run the ball at their opponents until they break. That was obvious ...

Page 7138 of 8169


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy