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.
A chunk of the 2015 budget for Grand Junction Regional Airport will go to pay for new oil and fluids in firetrucks … more
Measures aimed at improving forest health and broadening the nation’s energy portfolio are awaiting action in … more
Western Slope agriculture should have the same heft in water discussions as diverters to the east and populous … more
Families, education and water would be Claudette Konola’s top priorities should she be elected to the … more
A measure aimed at expanding the 2005 Energy Policy Act to streamline the handling of drilling permits by the … more
A crack in the bridge over the Dolores River east of Bedrock closed a charter school through the weekend and … more
Environmental organizations have appealed a recent ruling that upheld a water-rights transfer to a planned … more
Irene Perry Ray took a step back into the past — and into the future — when she crossed the threshold … more
When George Thorogood and the Destroyers blast out “Bad to the Bone” at the renovated Avalon Theatre on … more
The Grand Junction Regional Airport is looking at the possibility of leasing land near the terminal for a hotel. … more
Government in Colorado is wedded to old ways of doing things, slow to adapt and wasteful, said Dan Thurlow, a … more
State governments can do a better job of providing services than can an overbroad federal government, said Tisha … more
It looks on some maps as though much of the Western Slope has access to broadband, but appearances are deceiving, … more
An appeal aimed at halting a proposed oil project near Whitewater has stalled development on the largest part of … more
Two of six candidates on the ballot for Mesa County sheriff said county residents should look to themselves in … more
A longtime staff member at the Museum of Western Colorado is leaving to take a job at Gateway Canyons Resort. … more
A sheaf of handwritten, single-spaced notes detailed the effort that Vicki Brickey went through to get her … more
Efforts in northwest Colorado aimed at preserving the greater sage-grouse earned praise from the head of the U.S. … more
Nucor Corp. and Encana Corp. officials will decide in January whether to resume drilling in the Piceance Basin, … more
President Barack Obama’s announcement of plans to bomb extremists in Iraq and in Syria drew qualified support … more