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.
ECKERT — No one stirs across the street at Big E Antiques, which at this time of year doubles as a wild game … more
National Weather Service predictions of one to three inches of snow in the Grand Valley by this morning turned out … more
Off-and-on rain today in the Grand Valley is expected to change over to snow tonight, which could make for a messy … more
They didn’t travel together, but Jean Waid has found herself on a couple of the same international vacations … more
A registered sex offender accused of taking pictures and video of hundreds of people inside a portable toilet along … more
When it came to choosing three District 51 School Board members, students fell along the same voting lines as … more
A shot of winter-like weather is headed for western Colorado, with rain and possibly snow forecast for the Grand … more
More than half of suicidal teenagers in the U.S. received therapy before they thought about, planned or attempted … more
A shift in the weather in western Colorado is on the doorstep, with the Grand Valley and other lower elevations … more
Water service has been restored to about 300 homes on the Redlands this morning after Ute Water Conservancy … more
Cover up your tomatoes and peppers tonight if you want to preserve the remaining bit of this year’s … more
A single-engine airplane apparently crash-landed at the Mack Mesa Airport late this afternoon. Nobody was seriously … more
Hundreds of Red Cross volunteers and loads of supplies from western Colorado are ready to ship over to the Front … more
Virtually all of western Colorado and eastern Utah are under a flash flood watch through tonight as a second … more
A hot, dry start to September is giving way to a rainy stretch, as monsoonal moisture returns to the Grand Valley … more
Central High School students were dismissed late this morning due to a large water line break on school … more
A cool, rainy Sunday in Grand Junction led to the lowest high temperature on record for the date, according to the … more
Nearly all of western Colorado and eastern Utah is under a flood watch through Monday evening, as an abundance of … more
A convicted sex offender from Grand Junction has been arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual acts with a … more
Grand Junction police announced early this evening they’re looking for an 83-year-old Grand Junction man who … more