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’s city councilors on Wednesday night unanimously approved a developer’s request to … more
The Grand Valley needs trail connections, and local organizers believe they have two outstanding candidates to … more
People often say they want to make their community a better place to live. … more
Offending smells from the Deer Creek wastewater disposal facility south of Grand Junction dominated the discussion … more
Good health isn’t just a nice perk. … more
Where some might see a string of hardships, Grand Junction’s Courtney and Chris Willingham chose to see … more
The unmistakable clanging of cowbell mixed with laughter from jumpers on the trampolines at Studt’s Pumpkin … more
Denver man, 67-year-old David Siefkas, is the man being identified who died Saturday while biking on Colorado … more
Volunteers with Citizens for Clean Air collected some surprising responses when they posted themselves at a booth … more
Grand Junction’s restrictive panhandling ordinance violates First Amendment freedom of speech rights of … more
Grand Junction’s panhandling ordinance violates First Amendment rights of people who seek donations in public … more
There’s no longer an excuse for students to allow bullying or to be a passive observer to someone who is … more
Folks clamoring for fresh, local ice cream won’t have to wait until the cows come home, with Graff … more
A packed crowd of residents, teachers and supporters gathered in De Beque High School’s cafeteria on Tuesday … more
A joint yard sale in Clifton on Friday turned dangerous when one of two women who decided to sell their wares … more
An idea being floated to offer some temporary camping options at Palisade’s Riverbend Park raised the hackles … more
More than a few people expressed gratitude that students in two Grand Junction schools hadn’t yet fanned out … more
A Mesa County man is facing charges of domestic violence related to a new state law that makes it a crime to post … more
A 55-year-old Nucla man is alive today thanks to quick work by a co-worker. … more
Alicia Lee of Palisade fits the profile of the energetic first-time home buyer. … more