Covers issues that generate from Grand Junction City Hall and general assignments.
Graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Oregon’s journalism program in 1998.
Amy grew up in Oregon. She was bitten by the journalism bug in high school writing for the school newspaper. Since then she has worked as a reporter at newspapers in Stayton, Ore., Crested Butte, Fort Collins and Steamboat Springs. She has worked at The Daily Sentinel for the past five years.
Amy is married to Mitch Hamilton and the couple has a new baby girl. Amy enjoys photographing people, exploring new trails with her dog, and long road bike rides with friends.
Jordon Statler was on a mission. … more
Let’s face it, most of us are guilty. … more
If you didn’t know where to look you might miss the curious stone building planted high on an Orchard Mesa … more
In a workshop at Grand Junction’s Business Incubator Center, employees with the local company Apex CAD … more
Cyclists, skateboarders and pedestrians around Colorado Mesa University should have quicker and safer access … more
Let’s say you’re thinking about visiting Grand Junction. You Google some keywords “Grand … more
Grand Valley Power is working to restore power to an estimated 650 people near 30 Road and B Road in Orchard Mesa. … more
Montrose businessman Jason Cook, 36, was identified Monday as the man who died when his single-engine Cessna 182 … more
Young swimmers splashed around in Orchard Mesa Community Center Pool on Sunday as several birthday parties were … more
Do you care about living downtown? If so, what kind of housing would you live in? … more
Brenda Negrete, owner of Celestial Water on Orchard Mesa, likes to get a tasty coconut smoothie in customers’ … more
Locals have a big heart for a 12-year-old boy with a degenerative eye disease. A couple months ago, the Clifton … more
Some motorists experienced a harrowing commute to work Monday after an unusual layer of fog blanketed the Grand … more
The frail dog shook nervously, but her big brown eyes and restless tail wagging seemed to indicate a different … more
While people often talk in vague terms about ending homelessness, members of Grand Valley Catholic Outreach adhere … more
Construction that drove some motorists and business owners crazy along U.S. Highway 6&50 wrapped up Friday. The … more
I now know you never really comprehend the meaning of compromise until you have a child. … more
Nearly 50 people who love the Colorado Riverfront Trail spilled out from a standing-room-only meeting Wednesday … more
“She looks at children and thinks all children should have the opportunity for a good family life.” … more
Going hungry isn’t something that only happens in far-off places. … more