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.
It’s a bit anticlimactic, the eastern entrance to Colorado National Monument. … more
At first glance, a maintenance garage doesn’t seem like the most festive place to host Santa’s … more
Tom Loomis watched the lines surge and thin out all day Tuesday at Grand Junction’s main post office. … more
Unknown to them, the drunken, belligerent man behind the front door would have loved to kill them. … more
For a U.S. Air Force fighter pilot of three years, Capt. William “Pyro” DuBois had exceeded milestones … more
Sweet smells of balsam fir boughs in the wreaths with bright red ribbons added a bit more cheer to the Veterans … more
A Grand Junction man who was found guilty by a jury on 27 counts of sex assault, including kidnapping, received a … more
Strangers, neighbors and co-workers stood shoulder to shoulder, most clutching American flags. Others were veterans … more
For about two weeks Kim Dobson has been smelling the stench off the Redlands Parkway while running along the … more
Her thinking was simple: If she put out twice as many boxes to accept toy donations, more children would have a … more
The zeros stack up on Powderhorn Mountain Resort’s website: zero snow in the last 48 hours, no snowpack at … more
Each day, CASA volunteers in Mesa County reach out to local children, advocating for them in a judicial system that … more
A Grand Junction man who told police he was depressed about being sent back to jail was arrested Thursday night for … more
Central High School graduate and Denver Broncos guard Ben Garland made his hometown proud once again. … more
Grand Junction city officials illuminated the drawbacks of an ineffective and stringent city lighting code … more
Wildlife officers with Colorado Parks and Wildlife are seeking information from the public about three high-quality … more
A Grand Junction woman is filing a lawsuit against Big League Haircuts, claiming that its owner refused to allow … more
The thought that human waste can be converted to fuel vehicles invariably begs for its own set of potty jokes … more
About 400 Grand Valley residents should receive an important email in their inboxes around the first of the … more
Four hours at a time. … more