Inside Investigations

Daily Sentinel staff embedded with Mesa County Sheriff's Office investigators from the early hours of the investigation into the Sept. 16 shooting death of 26-year-old Brandon Sanchez of Grand Junction in order to observe and provide readers with a behind-the-scenes look at the way a homicide investigation works. The result was a multiday series examining the people, places and decisions involved in the case.


The Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado and the Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial Park will present the annual Veterans Day ceremony at 11:11 a.m. Monday at the park, just off Interstate 70 at the Fruita exit.