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.
Law enforcement and emergency medical personnel responded to the scene of a fatal all-terrain vehicle accident at … more
It’s difficult enough to get over symptoms of influenza in the comforts of a warm home. … more
If all goes as planned, a second retail recreational marijuana store will open in De Beque in a few months, thanks … more
A balmy 58-degree Monday tied the record for the date set in 1972, helping to thaw out residents across the Grand … more
In recent years, the city of Grand Junction’s golf courses have simply putted along. … more
A male pedestrian attempting to cross Horizon Drive was hit and killed by a vehicle just after 9:30 p.m. Friday, … more
The Grand Junction Regional Communication Center will update a recording system that has failed in favor of a new … more
More than three decades ago, when Mike Nordine started at the Grand Junction Police Department, operations at the … more
Family, farming and being in the outdoors were constant loves in Judy Graff Nichols’ life. … more
Neighbors of the site for a proposed City Market were validated Tuesday night when a majority of Grand … more
Residents of Patterson Gardens, 2721 Patterson Road, a condominium complex near 12th Street and Patterson Road, … more
Grand Junction’s April ballot could contain a question asking voters to allow excess TABOR dollars be … more
Three more residents picked up packets this week with the likely intent to run for five open Grand Junction city … more
Without any formal advertising, hungry people know to line up twice a week waiting for the doors to open at the … more
A firefighter with the De Beque Fire Protection District accused of assaulting his girlfriend in a Horizon Drive … more
The son of a woman who was killed in her Fruita home said the man suspected of shooting her and then trying to take … more
Employees at Tiara Rado Animal Hospital in Grand Junction on Monday were grieving the loss of an employee who was … more
Owners of Mesa County’s sole medical marijuana dispensary and cultivation site want to take their business a … more
Don’t let warm winter temperatures get your crampons in a bind. … more
Sweet sounds of children’s voices singing in harmony rose up in the band room at Redlands Middle School on … more