A professionally honed case of ADHD, covering as much of western Colorado as possible.
Associate’s degree from Casper College in Casper, Wyo., and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from California State University, Long Beach.
Gary’s a native Westerner who has lived in Utah (twice), Colorado (twice), New Mexico, Wyoming and California. He worked at newspapers in Wyoming and California before joining the staff of The Daily Sentinel in 1987.
Gary and his wife, Debby, have twin sons, Sean and Paul, who attend Colorado State University. They enjoy golf, fly-fishing, cross-country skiing and their hound, Sidekick.
After 84 years, the Colorado-Utah state-line monument that greeted travelers on the north side of what is now known … more
Western Slope supporters of a liquefied natural gas terminal in Oregon are working on the next step toward … more
Stymied by a rapidly decaying building and continuing demand to shelter animals, Mesa County is sending out a … more
The West Salt Creek landslide changed over the summer, as a water course formed to drain much of a pond formed by … more
The large, active dog section of Canyon View Dog Park will reopen in the spring with a fresh coat of grass. … more
The U.S. House of Representatives sent two 2016 spending measures to the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, both aimed at … more
Federal lawmakers today are expected to push the possibility of a government shutdown into the holiday season, … more
Mesa County is sticking with the deal it made earlier this month, keeping Community Hospital as its preferred … more
The chief medical officer at St. Mary’s Hospital will take over as interim head while a nationwide search is … more
Mesa County officials anticipated spending the weekend preparing a response to the recent protest of the contract … more
House Speaker John Boehner did his job as the nation’s top-ranking Republican, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, … more
The battle that set the stage for the expulsion of the Utes from western Colorado will be commemorated Saturday … more
Demand for medical services at St. Mary’s Hospital is on the increase and there’s no sign that trend is … more
A Bureau of Land Management wild horse gather on Wednesday reached its goal of corralling 167 horses from the West … more
Officials at Grand Junction Regional Airport briefly evacuated the terminal today after employees and … more
The greater sage-grouse still will rule the roost in northwest Colorado, to the detriment of the regional economy … more
The Mesa County Commission next week will weigh whether to reconsider a bid by a Rocky Mountain Health Plans … more
A wild-horse gather south of Rangely collected 133 horses as of Monday and one of them died, the Bureau of Land … more
Congress ought not add to wilderness areas in Mesa County, and it should release four wilderness-study areas back … more
A government shutdown that would drop the gates on Rim Rock Drive over Colorado National Monument would also harm a … more