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.
“Would you like to try a cherry?” … more
Josh Miller had a feeling something was going to go badly while he was watching his neighbor cut down a mulberry … more
A 57-year-old woman from Bonham, Texas, was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital with serious injuries after her … more
Two Grand Valley men were injured in a fiery accident at a North Dakota oil well on Saturday. … more
One by one on Sunday night, several dozen people who attended a service for the victims of last week’s … more
Just when it seems it can’t get any warmer, high temperatures today are expected to be the toastiest so far … more
Greg Caton’s eye for opportunity in Oro Valley resulted in some major project developments. … more
If history can be trusted, the city of Grand Junction may have hit a home run with its latest hire, new City … more
The radio will always be tuned to KFXJ and the television will air KREX. … more
Runaway health care costs are crippling consumers and may make the cost of providing care even higher in the future … more
The city of Grand Junction will have a little more wiggle room at Matchett Park now that it has purchased a 14-acre … more
The Grand Junction City Council on Monday checked some funding priorities off its to-do list and postponed spending … more
A multi-state outbreak of salmonella caused by backyard flocks of chickens has prompted Mesa County Health … more
Grand Junction man Kenneth McNeill, 62, has died as a result of his injuries following a four-vehicle crash Monday … more
A man who escaped a burning home the night of May 21 in lower downtown Grand Junction has died as a result of his … more
Grand Junction’s Carmike Cinemas 7 theater showed its last movie Thursday. … more
Quick work by a Telluride-area rafting guide helped save the life of a 52-year-old Texas woman on a rafting … more
A Telluride-area raft guide conducted CPR to help save the life of a 52-year-old Texas woman who was thrown from a … more
It’s hard to ignore the grating nature of songs that play on a loop in the public bathrooms in downtown Grand … more
Bing cherries in Denny Cole’s orchard appear to be getting sweeter by the minute. … more