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 since 2006.
Amy is married to Mitch Hamilton and the couple have two darling girls. Amy enjoys photographing people, exploring new trails with her dogs, and long road bike rides with friends and family.
Colorado’s population rate ranked as the nation’s second-fastest in growth in 2014 and 2015, with most … more
There’s the woman who counts the number of potatoes she receives, mentally rationing out her food. One man … more
A packed room of military veterans on Tuesday night released a barrage of complaints, but also lobbed a few … more
Replenishing nearly $18 million that has been taken from street maintenance budgets over the years is the top … more
eth Weathersby can’t wait to get back to providing massages. … more
Levi Comstock didn’t have to give up a gorgeous Saturday to donate his time and money. … more
It was a snowy, windy and biting cold day at the end of December 1966 in the Chicago area when Tom and Marge … more
Diann Admire’s wrist must be tired. … more
The idea to create an off-road, paved trail, an enlarged parking lot with a host of amenities, and better access … more
What’s your vision for Fruita’s popular Reed Park? … more
Victor Gonzales has worked on the sets of the “The Walking Dead” and “The Sandlot.” … more
They may drink or do drugs. They may have unmet health needs and physical and mental disabilities. They may have … more
The rate of suicide in Mesa County in 2015 virtually held steady compared to the year before, but residents here … more
In what might be called a twist of good fate, some children who were getting ready to sleep in a treehouse in a … more
It took a long time and a lot of work for Poppy Woody to get behind the podium, but there she was Monday afternoon. … more
Community members had the vision, but a hefty, recently awarded grant should get the city of Grand Junction its … more
A male inmate at the Mesa County Jail who jumped from a second story on Thursday afternoon died after striking his … more
A inmate who jumped from a second story floor of the Mesa County Jail today has died. The inmate’s identity … more
If you work or often park your car downtown, you know where to find the free parking and good parking spots. … more
Construction of a median that eliminates eastbound access for the combined Conoco station and Go-Fer Foods, 2714 … more