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.
Grand Junction’s four newest councilors received a primer in the workings of the Grand Junction Economic … more
Kevin Truong, 34, of Grand Junction died of multiple injuries in a crash on the Redlands early Sunday morning, … more
Michael Alan Wagner, 49, of Fridley, Minn., died of multiple traumatic injuries in a two-vehicle crash south of … more
Maybe people spent too much around the holidays and tightened their belts in January. … more
Local brewery Kannah Creek Brewing Co.took the national stage recently when one its beers was featured on the … more
About 10 trains a day barrel through downtown Palisade on tracks that bisect this town of fewer than 2,700 people. … more
A massive rockslide on Colorado Highway 65 doesn’t seem to be keeping some powderhounds from getting in some … more
Mackenzie Dodge is just a waif of a thing, but her personality is as big as a country music star’s tour … more
The water is so deep and stagnant in the bottom floor of the former Far East restaurant, 1530 North Ave., that … more
Gay rights group One Colorado kicked off a campaign in Grand Junction on Wednesday in support of gay marriage. … more
It wasn’t a standing ovation, but spirited applause nonetheless, after a majority of Grand Junction city … more
Grand Junction city councilors are asking the community to come out tonight and weigh in on an increase of $1.45 … more
If you want to get in on something bigger than yourself, plan to be at Pablo’s Pizza in Grand Junction on … more
For a couple hours on a recent afternoon, Al Kreinberg’s classroom had all the pent-up tensions of a … more
You can watch a movie and eat at a local restaurant any old weekend. … more
In the construction world, a lot has changed in the 10 months since bids went out to remodel the Avalon Theatre. … more
For the past 40 years, the Grand Junction Housing Authority has helped local families stay in their homes, offered … more
Why is it that smooth roadways give way to gaping holes, almost overnight? … more
Some people thought having an ordinance to outlaw aggressive panhandling was overkill, targeting a group of people … more
All cash is not equal. … more