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.
A quick-moving storm wind-whipped trees, dropped some rain in the Grand Valley and knocked out power for about an … more
The 39-year-old driver of a vehicle was taken to a hospital after a rollover crash in an irrigation canal in … more
Have you noticed anything missing from your vehicle? … more
Unlike much of the fanfare and opposition witnessed in recent years when municipalities tackled recreational sales … more
A nasty one-vehicle crash involving five occupants on Colorado Highway 145 on Sunday night claimed the life of a … more
A nasty one-vehicle crash on Colorado Highway 145 on Sunday night claimed the life of a seven-year-old Norwood boy … more
It’s not everyday you get a chance to win $10,000. … more
In the buildup to a decision on whether Palisade voters will allow recreational sales of marijuana in their town, … more
An idea to spur economic development in the Grand Valley that first gained momentum a couple years ago is under … more
Longtime Mesa County District Court Judge Thomas M. Deister is retiring at the end of the year, and officials with … more
Young people in Mesa County are more likely than their Colorado counterparts to try marijuana before age 13, … more
The Grand Valley needs more licensed providers to help patients seeking mental health treatment. There’s also … more
The Grand Junction Visitor and Convention Bureau has signaled its support for an annual Grand Junction-based … more
Aug. 25 will be a special day in Fruita, to be known as Helen R. Lamm Day. If you’re lucky enough to turn … more
Aug. 25 will be a special day in Fruita, to be known as Helen R. Lamm Day. … more
Thinking of buying or operating a convention center? … more
Behind-the-scenes work on an iconic bike trail that would drop off Grand Mesa and into Palisade is moving forward. … more
Imagine biking or walking north and south in Fruita, safely navigating Interstate 70 , U.S Highway 6 and railroad … more
The Grand Junction City Council thought it knew how it wanted to proceed in supplying broadband to the city, but … more
You can be sure the vineyard views that take your breath away driving west out of De Beque Canyon into the Grand … more