Primarily writes arts and entertainment articles for Out & About.
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.
Boaters and rafters drawn to the Colorado River during the long Memorial Day weekend are being warned of dangerous … more
Friday, May 27 … more
Grand Junction social activists and filmmakers Nicholas Moore, Joel Dyar and Ashley Bernal have never worked as … more
You’ve got your ticket to the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series in one hand and a hot dog in the other. … more
Dr. Sherm Straw is a map guy. … more
Friday, May 20 … more
Cute quack! … more
When Grand Valley residents visit their family physician, they may not think much about where that physician was … more
Johnny Moir doesn’t have his life planned out or even an answer to that standard “Where do you see … more
Gov. John Hickenlooper stepped out of an unmarked, black Chevrolet wearing black shorts and a Colorado bike jersey … more
Grand Junction photographer Donna Fullerton will join 14 other photographers this month on an exclusive National … more
Friday, May 13 … more
Alex Speedie has a secret. … more
Jack Delmore planned to retire, just not yet. To be forced to leave a job he loves a couple years early is … more
Nest cam … more
Brayden Roy took a dandelion from his freshly picked bouquet and handed it to his mother. KandiAnn Roy put it … more
Saturday, May 7 … more
Gatorade’s #DearPeyton commercial … more
The fight to prevent premature births and the tireless research that goes into finding possible causes and … more
If men get Man Caves to escape to, where do women go? … more