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Versatility: From playing field to pitching, players show off their abilities

By Patrick Bahr

Adam LaRoche made a name for himself at the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series with the ability to play multiple positions. In 2000, LaRoche, playing for Seminole State (Okla.), made the all-tournament team as a pitcher and an infielder, ...

JUCO Notebook: Bats playing role in fewer HRs

By Staff

Bats playing role in fewer HRs The lower exit-speed bats being used this season have affected the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series. The bats perform more like wood bats and most of the power is gone. In hitter-friendly Suplizio ...

Death Notices, June 3, 2011

By Staff

Marilyn Jean Burchett, 75, Grand Junction, died June 2, 2011, at Family Health West. Private services will take place. Ms. Burchett was an inspector for Coors. She is survived by two sons, Randy of Loma and Kirby of Clifton; one brother, ...

Golf course funding up for debate

By William Woody

MONTROSE — The Montrose City Council will decide next week whether to honor an existing contract with the Black Canyon Golf Club for tens of thousands of dollars in maintenance costs. In the 1980s the city took control of the golf ...

Runway bulge from sewer line to be addressed

By William Woody

MONTROSE — On Tuesday, the Montrose City Council will hear a recommendation on the failed sewer line installation at Montrose Regional Airport. The recommendation will come from the city’s Public Works department. The ...

Blotter, June 3, 2011

By Staff

Stealing medical pot Four juveniles are suspected of trying to steal medical marijuana Saturday from a residence in the 600 block of South Seventh Street, according to the Grand Junction Police Department. A man called authorities to report ...

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Wheatley will serve monument in interim

By Staff

Michelle Wheatley, a 15-year veteran with the National Park Service, will lead Colorado National Monument until a new superintendent is appointed. Wheatley will take over on July 2, the day after Superintendent Joan Anzelmo retires. Wheatley ...

Equine herpes virus seems to be abating

By Bob Silbernagel

The equine herpes outbreak that spread to states across the West last month has quieted down considerably of late, and authorities are responding to that fact in Colorado. The Montrose County Fairgrounds, which had restrictions on horses ...

Cool, wet spring has snowpack at record levels in high country

By Dennis Webb

Snowpack at the start of the month was at record levels across most of Colorado’s northern and central mountains, the federal Natural Resources Conservation Service said Thursday. The state’s snowpack didn’t peak until late ...

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Police: Man admits role in homicide

By Paul Shockley

The suspect in the slaying of a man Friday at a transient camp said he first wielded the blunt end of a hatchet during a fight, before he “turned the puppy around” and struck the man repeatedly, according to an arrest ...

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