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.
Four hours at a time. … more
In the past five years working on the campus of Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction Police officer Pat … more
A Fruita man said he was harassed by a Grand Valley Transit bus driver and was kicked off a bus last week with a … more
A collaborative effort to showcase the Grand Valley to three French journalists who also are avid mountain bikers … more
As Colorado laws have eased off on penalties for marijuana offenses for juveniles, the city of Grand Junction opted … more
First you’re barreling through the trees. Then you catch a glimpse of the mountains on the opposite ridge. … more
Kari Nelson, 34, of Rancho Cucamonga, California, has been identified as the woman who died in a two-car fatal … more
At first, Jack Moore’s Redlands’ area neighbors fretted about his budding backyard bee collection. … more
Michael Chamberlain never really thought about giving back until a good friend his age died of Duchenne muscular … more
How long would you wait for an ice cream cone? … more
Montrose police have obtained an arrest warrant for a man they said was shot after pointing a gun at two officers … more
One woman died at a hospital and a man was seriously injured tonight after a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 50 … more
Montrose Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for a man who they said pointed gun at two officers … more
Friends and co-workers of a Grand Junction man who was shot and killed by police on Monday remember him as an … more
It happens something like this each time. … more
Palisade could get even more green, depending on the will of the voters. … more
The Fruita City Council may choose a North Carolina resident as its new city manager and ratify a contract at … more
It’s a safe bet to live in Palisade. … more
Alpine Bank has become the latest business to donate funds to a land-acquisition and trail-development project … more
Among the rows of grapevines and orchards lined with peach trees in Palisade, another idea is growing. … more