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.
Sun-worshippers, rejoice! … more
It’s been an unusually wet and cool last four weeks in western Colorado. And it’s not done yet. Rain … more
One of the first things visitors bound for Montrose spot is the mountains — those craggy, snaggletoothed San … more
Mesa County commissioners will receive an update Monday on the status of a wastewater disposal facility near … more
For the third weekend in a row, you’re going to need an umbrella and a rain jacket if you plan to spend much … more
Mesa County Search and Rescue officials and other emergency responders attempted to rescue a hiker who fell about … more
Mesa County planning officials have sent a letter to the operators of a wastewater disposal facility near … more
A rainy, cool weekend is on tap for the Grand Valley, while the central and northern mountains are expected to see … more
First-quarter commercial passenger boardings at Grand Junction Regional Airport fell to their lowest level in seven … more
After an abnormally warm and dry January, February and March, the first half of April followed suit. With no … more
The Grand Valley and the lower elevations of portions of southwest Colorado are under a freeze warning for … more
The steady rainfall in the Grand Valley is wreaking havoc on a variety of outdoor activities that have been … more
An abnormally warm and dry spring is taking a 180-degree turn, as fat flakes of snow that are falling in the Grand … more
A woman found wearing no pants in a vehicle outside a Clifton business was arrested Tuesday night after she was … more
Winds are beginning to pick in the Grand Valley and western Colorado this afternoon in advance of a cold front that … more
Most of western Colorado, including the Grand Valley, is under a pair of weather warnings today and early Wednesday … more
Montrose County School District Superintendent Mark MacHale will be paid more than $60,000 as part of his agreement … more
Much of Colorado, including the Grand Valley, is under a red flag warning, as low humidity and high winds have … more
A man killed in a motorcycle accident on Saturday on Colorado Highway 65 was identified this afternoon as … more
Montrose and Olathe School District Superintendent Mark Mac-Hale will resign at the end of June after four years on … more