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.
Grand Junction wants to extend a larger welcome mat to big-box stores and large-sized businesses. … more
Brendan Roehm snipped and measured and styled. … more
A jury last week found Montrose County guilty of discriminating against a former employee who was fired after … more
An overwhelming number of business owners on North Avenue like the sound of University Boulevard, believing that … more
Earlier this month, Mesa County was the first county in Colorado to report its first human case of West Nile virus. … more
DE BEQUE — Most motorists cruising along Interstate 70 likely don’t realize De Beque has a downtown. To … more
Grand Junction’s city councilors will use $25,000 from next year’s economic development funds to match … more
A combination of a mild winter, a rainy May and a hot second half of June has created a larger-than-normal mosquito … more
The city of Montrose is threatening to open its own emergency dispatch center in light of starkly rising fees … more
Preliminary designs for a face-lift for Westlake Skatepark are out, and skateboarders have until Wednesday to … more
The brand-new, black asphalt was christened with hopscotch squares and children making sidewalk chalk art. A new … more
One of Grand Junction’s 10 most-wanted suspects has been arrested and is in the custody of the Grand Traverse … more
It’s just a vision now, but the wheels are turning on a plan to extend a bike path from the town of Palisade … more
Emergency medical personnel and law enforcement are called upon to handle some of life’s most unfair and … more
Grand Junction’s acting city manager won’t be vying for the city’s top job, but he will stay on … more
A Grand Valley Transit bus driver didn’t see a toddler and his mother attempting to cross North Avenue … more
In an unusual midday meeting Monday, Grand Junction’s city councilors attempted to discuss their reasoning … more
A daily direct flight from Grand Junction to Los Angeles could help boost economic development and help connect … more
ost days at about sunset, Mount Garfield is bathed in a resplendent glow as the sun coaxes out crimson hues to the … more
There’s always more requests than money to fund the needs. … more