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.
The Grand Valley could see snow on Wednesday, although little or no accumulation is expected, according to the … more
A fire late Wednesday night severely damaged an Orchard Mesa home and put eight people out in the cold, according … more
A Mesa County judge on Monday ordered a Grand Junction man held on a $2 million cash-only bond after prosecutors … more
A snowy weekend is on tap for the higher elevations of western Colorado, as a storm could bring up to nearly two … more
Tope Elementary School is closing this afternoon due to a high rate of student and staff illness, School District … more
A blast of moist, cold air that has settled over western Colorado could bring a chance of rain and snow in the … more
A Mesa County sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a dog Monday night after the dog bit him while deputies were … more
Two men from New York have been arrested on felony drug distribution charges after authorities found 300 vials of … more
A Grand Junction man with a lengthy felony criminal history told a judge Friday he didn’t stab another man in … more
A convicted felon accused of killing his mother at her Grand Junction home and dumping her body in the desert … more
Mesa County Administrator Tom Fisher will leave his job here after less than two years to become the new manager … more
A damp, cold morning in the Grand Valley will give way to what’s expected to be the coldest temperatures of … more
Attorneys in the felony fraud case against state Sen. Steve King told a judge Thursday they expect the case to be … more
Attorneys in the felony fraud case against state Sen. Steve King told a judge this morning they expect the case to … more
A Grand Junction woman has been arrested and police are looking for three other people after they allegedly robbed … more
A Fruita man has been arrested after he allegedly admitted to losing his temper and breaking his 3-month-old … more
A detached garage in downtown Grand Junction was destroyed in a fire early this morning, according to the Grand … more
Roughly 65 Ute Water Conservancy District customers in Loma and Mack will be without water for a few hours Thursday … more
Touting a rich incentive package and a ready-made customer base, Montrose has effectively gained a commitment from … more
A former law enforcement officer who wants to return to work as Mesa County sheriff said he would emphasize a … more