Leads a team of roughly three dozen talented and dedicated journalists.
Bachelor’s degree in mass communication from Mesa State College in 1998.
Mike grew up in Aurora, but the slow pace, laid-back nature, natural beauty and friendliness of the Grand Valley makes this place his home. He has been an employee at the Sentinel since 2001. Prior to joining the Sentinel, he worked for two years at the Glenwood Post in Glenwood Springs.
Mike is married to Erin, a Fruita native. They have Maxwell, a dog. Mike enjoys hiking, snowshoeing, golf and travel.
A Grand Junction man faces a host of felony charges after he allegedly stole prescription drugs and other … more
A 75-year-old Mesa County resident has been hospitalized with influenza, the first confirmed hospitalized case in … more
A powerful snowstorm that hit western Colorado in two waves over the weekend made a mess of this morning’s … more
Two men are finalists for the Grand Junction city manager post and will be in town next week for a series of … more
The high temperature in Grand Junction climbed above 40 degrees for the first time in six weeks on Friday, helping … more
Two men are the finalists for the Grand Junction city manager post and will be in town next week for a series of … more
Over the course of several years, an Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Association employee played pranks on … more
Four months after hiring David Fiore to take charge of operations at Grand Junction Regional Airport, the … more
A fast-moving snowstorm blew through the Grand Valley this afternoon, creating white-out conditions in some places, … more
A dense fog advisory is in place until 10 a.m. today for the Grand Valley, as a thick fog and overnight snowfall … more
A former caregiver for a Grand Junction home health care agency has been arrested on charges she stole $2,000 from … more
A Grand Junction woman who was out of jail on bond for a felony methamphetamine possession arrest last year was … more
A Canadian company has developed a breakthrough technology to extract oil from tar sands in a way company … more
A 21-year-old man’s alleged plans to steal a car in south downtown Grand Junction early this morning were … more
Heavy, wet snow continues to fall in the Grand Valley this morning, making a mess of local roads and triggering … more
Hundreds of Redlands residents will be without water for several hours on Thursday while the Ute Water Conservancy … more
Grand Valley residents awoke this morning to a fresh dusting of snow and slick roads, and weather forecasters are … more
Mesa County sheriff’s deputies arrested two Grand Valley residents in separate drunken- and drugged-driving … more
A Fruita man was arrested after he allegedly forced his wife to undress and stand outside in subfreezing … more
Forget whatever Santa snuck into your stocking or slipped underneath the tree last night. … more