Primarily writes arts and entertainment articles for Out & About. Melinda also writes the Breakfast for Dinner blog with Rachel Sauer.
Melinda is an Iowa native. Prior to moving to Grand Junction in 2007 she spent five years working in Steamboat Springs. Melinda also interned with the U.S. Olympic Committee and The Sporting News.
Melinda enjoys football and fashion. She also loves sipping on wine or espresso while looking at fine art or listening to great music in the Colorado outdoors.
Gary Littrell hasn’t fired a weapon in 20 years, but the former Army Ranger is confident that when he picks … more
Although Arthur Houle is an acclaimed pianist, sought after clinician and professor of music and director of … more
Historian, author and award-winning humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson, who recently appeared in Ken Burns’ … more
Fall wreaths hang outside many homes this time of year, serving as an invitation to come inside for freshly baked … more
Known for hits such as “Bad to the Bone,” “One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer,” “Move … more
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Construction has started on an approximately $7.2 million two-story parking garage at the Grand Junction Veterans … more
The dust kicked up around Blanche Fisher, Don Weimer and nearly a dozen other mounted cowboys as they led their … more
Although puppets are the stars of “Avenue Q,” the first show of Colorado Mesa University’s Main … more
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot, with a career that spans more than five decades, stops in Grand … more
Chelsie Roth lives in a downtown Grand Junction art gallery. … more
Here are some events coming to Colorado. … more
Multi-platinum selling country music singer/songwriter Jo Dee Messina, the Academy of Country Music’s 1999 … more
A Second Saturday art sale and silent auction at +1 North Gallery and Studios will benefit the Western Colorado … more
It’s been called THE Little Black Dress because no other black dress is as famous as the Givenchy number … more
A Clifton woman was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of four counts of felony menacing, seven counts of reckless … more
A 60-year-old Clifton woman was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of four counts of felony menacing, seven counts of … more
An idea of what Jake Below wanted to be when he grew up surfaced early, before the young Grand Junction man was old … more
They were special, the Central High School Class of 1959. … more
A trio of harp, flute and viola will open the 16th season of the Western Slope Concert Series. The Deciduous Trio, … more