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.
You can have the cutest animals, farm the best grapes, harvest the juiciest peaches or grow the most fragrant … more
A warmer than normal winter was nice for a number of reasons. Wool socks don’t wear out as fast and the sunny … more
The affidavit reads like something from a bad horror film, but the trick that one Mesa County woman played on her … more
License plates in the parking lot mostly hailed from Colorado, but they also came from Utah and Texas. A number of … more
Isabel Marvin would have spent Sunday inside her home mourning Ed, her husband and best friend for the past 63 … more
Bill Pitts, a former Grand Junction mayor, inventor, private pilot, business developer, real estate professional … more
After 69 years of riding his motorcycle, the open road still calls to Paul Rundle. … more
A 59-year-old Grand Junction woman who was mauled by three dogs April 7 along U.S. Highway 6&50 said she is … more
Acres of farmland burned Tuesday near the Uncompahgre River just south of Olathe’s Community Park, home to … more
Mill it, mash it, lauter it, boil it, whirlpool it. Then you’ll have to cool it, ferment it, mature it, … more
The executive director of the Grand Junction Downtown Development Authority resigned Thursday to take an economic … more
A woman attacked by three dogs in Grand Junction on Tuesday might not have survived if help hadn’t arrived, … more
A majority of Grand Junction voters aren’t interested in a tax override and going into debt to create a … more
Grand Junction’s city council now sounds more like a tenor sax. That’s how Chris Kennedy celebrated his … more
St. Mary’s Hospital is saying thanks a million to a generous donor who gave as much recently. … more
The city of Grand Junction has paid more than $100,000 in legal fees for a panhandling ordinance that has never … more
As a former victim’s advocate, Cheryl Chittenden spent 15 years in the Mesa County District Attorney’s … more
They cited his integrity and his Christian faith. They praised his character and criticized town leaders for his … more
Campaign contributions and spending have been meager for the four candidates seeking two spots on the Grand … more
Words fail to describe how it feels to sink into the inky, black depths of yourself, not being able to spot even a … more