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 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
A Palisade man whose body was found inside a car submerged in the Highline Canal in Grand Junction was intoxicated … more
Brian Malmon was a popular, successful high school student who went on to become a high-achieving student, an a … more
An independent candidate for Mesa County sheriff said he will do whatever he can to make sure federal lands … more
The first day of October has brought with it a mixture of rain and snow and unseasonably cool weather for the … more
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: Grand Junction experienced another day of record rainfall. … more
A Grand Junction man has been arrested on suspicion of felony abuse of his 2-month-old son by breaking the … more
In her first term as Mesa County clerk and recorder, Sheila Reiner said she has worked to make her office run more … more
The executive director of a new health care advocacy group says his primary mission is to reduce health care costs … more
A Grand Junction man reportedly sought to be arrested Tuesday evening in Clifton, and the Mesa County … more
A 13-year-old Grand Junction boy was arrested Monday after he allegedly stole his parents’ vehicle, rammed … more
A 13-year-old boy has been arrested and will face criminal charges after he allegedly stole his parents’ … more
The Mesa County Department of Human Services has forwarded a suspected welfare fraud case to prosecutors so they … more
9:20 a.m. According to social media, the Mesa County Department of Human Services building has been cleared and … more
By 11 a.m. on Saturday, when many Coloradans were soaking in a warm, late-summer day, Mesa County District Attorney … more
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for extreme western Colorado, as a line of severe … more