Tells the stories of life and people in this unique area, especially focusing on religion, and home and garden topics.
Rachel graduated Brigham Young University with a bachelor of arts in journalism and English.
In addition to The Daily Sentinel, Rachel has been a reporter at The (Fort Smith, Ark.) Southwest Times Record, The (Colorado Springs) Gazette and The (West Palm Beach, Fla.) Palm Beach Post. She also taught English for about two years at a public school in northwest China.
This kind of fire is usually reserved for the solid oak pulpit of a tent revival, accompanied by brimstone and … more
Two people died Friday night when the car in which they were riding crashed into Highline Canal at 25 Road. … more
Parts of the Canyon View Park playground will be closed between Monday and Friday for surfacing repairs, and park … more
Fossils, it turns out, are a bit like loose teeth: When they start wiggling, it’s time for them to come … more
You know the drill: You’re fainting all over the place about last night’s “Game of … more
You know the drill: You’re fainting all over the place about last night’s “Game of Thrones” … more
When Andy Cole was 12, his dad pointed to a ‘66 El Camino Super Sport parked in the family’s Fruita … more
What happens to your veteran’s benefits after you die? How about your pets? What are your rights as a … more
The body of a young woman found dead in a truck near Collbran on Friday morning has been identified as Ashley Marie … more
Was there anger? Of course there was. Sometimes it’s all the human heart can muster when the senseless … more
Several miles before I realized I was on the wrong bus, before a bitter three-mile stomp through the south Indian … more
Family is a big word. It encompasses not only what we’re born into but what we find for ourselves — our … more
Grrrrrrr. Grrrrrrrrrrrr! … more
My philosophy on my height, which is significant, is to take advantage of it. If something is very high, why not … more
Oh, we could start off with a lame, unfunny jape, something along the lines of “Hold on to your pocket … more
Fireworks are to blame for a brush fire that burned a field on Chestnut Drive in Grand Junction on Saturday … more
The cherries were so ripe they were practically black, growing in tight clusters all the way around the branches, … more
Until that moment of perfect balance, the tether is very short. Mom says go there, that’s where you go. Dad … more
America! Not only is it the land of the free and home of the brave, but it’s a place of opportunity! A place … more
Are you feeling stressed, tense, too relaxed, not relaxed enough, anxious, indifferent, preoccupied, … more