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.
Words fail to describe how it feels to sink into the inky, black depths of yourself, not being able to spot even a … more
Of all the suicides in Mesa County last year, half of the women, or four, who took their lives, did so with a gun. … more
Most of the candidates for Grand Junction City Council boast impressive backgrounds in the arts and music. Almost … more
Apparently everyone does love a parade. … more
The seared and ragged remains of White Hall seem to be a permanent fixture of Grand Junction’s landscape … more
Grand Junction city councilors are tired of seeing an unfinished building at Grand Junction Regional Airport. They … more
Candidates for the Grand Junction City Council were quizzed on a number of business-related topics Monday during a … more
The call of the trail may beckon even louder this spring as 22 more campsites have been added to one of the Grand … more
Just because practically no one walks or bikes along traffic-laden streets doesn’t mean they wouldn’t … more
Four candidates for Grand Junction City Council fielded questions Thursday night about homeless issues, Grand … more
You know you want to do it — walk, bike, ride the bus, even skateboard more. … more
Imagine having the chance to win cash prizes for attending some health-related events, or getting movie tickets for … more
Palisade trustees were happy to say yes during their meeting Tuesday night on a question of whether to accept a $2 … more
All was quiet near the fields of a farmer’s previous year’s corn crop, save for meadowlarks’ song … more
Are you near your computer? … more
Jesse and Desa Loughman have their fingerprints on just about every aspect of civic life in Palisade. … more
Delta County Sheriff Fred McKee along with five other sheriffs from across Colorado entered into a civil lawsuit … more
The Grand Junction City Council approved construction contracts Wednesday for what will become the city’s … more
Grand Junction’s city councilors signaled their intent on Monday night to support the Mesa County Workforce … more
Susan Potts doesn’t think this story should be about her. … more