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The 126-year sentence of Palisade man convicted of sexually abusing a young girl for more than half of her life will stand, the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.

Offering volunteers a mileage reimbursement or stipend is one of numerous recommendations made in a new study that identifies challenges facing Colorado’s Backcountry Search and Rescue program and suggests measures to address them.

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Mesa County District Attorney Dan Rubinstein and his Boulder County counterpart aren’t too happy with Gov. Jared Polis.

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Colorado Mesa could have its next football coach hired by Saturday night, with a couple of the five finalists very familiar names in the Grand Valley.

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The Bureau of Land Management is proposing rounding up 1,050 wild horses in Rio Blanco County this year, removing 750 of them from the range and administering fertility control to another 200.

Three witnesses testified to the scientific validity of tool mark examination Wednesday in a hearing for James Genrich, who was convicted of setting a series of pipe bombs in Grand Junction in 1991 and is seeking a new trial.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is seeking public comment on local mule deer and elk herd management plans that propose reduced population objectives for deer and reflect habitat changes over the years that include fire and persistent drought.

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The group Media Literacy Now released its first report on media literacy among younger people in 2020. That report showed that there was a national lack of resources in schools to help students grasp a more thorough understanding of the media sources they consume as they move into adulthood …

The old adage says an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. The Mesa County Partners mentoring program lives by that philosophy as they fit mentors with junior partners to assist high-risk youth in making good life choices.

Nearly three decades after James Genrich was convicted of planting a series of pipe bombs in Grand Junction that killed two people and terrorized the community for months, the now-59-year-old returned to court Monday to argue that the guilty verdict was based on bogus evidence and should be …

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One person died and two were injured in a two-vehicle collision Friday on U.S. Highway 6&50 between Fruita and Loma.

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CRAIG — In a quiet valley tucked away from Colorado’s bustling ski resorts, far from his hometown in northern Mexico, Trinidad Loya found a way to support his family’s American dream: Coal.

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A nonprofit foundation affiliated with the Bureau of Land Management has been launched to support the work it does.

Day
Temp
Thu
15°
40°
Thu
40°/15°
Clear. Lows overnight in the mid teens.

Chance of Rain: 2%

Sunrise: 07:24:34 AM

Sunset: 05:29:17 PM

Humidity: 71%

Wind: E @ 6 mph

UV Index: 0 Low

Thursday Night

A clear sky. Low near 15F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.

Fri
15°
36°
Fri
36°/15°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid teens.

Chance of Rain: 2%

Sunrise: 07:23:47 AM

Sunset: 05:30:27 PM

Humidity: 52%

Wind: ENE @ 7 mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Friday Night

Clear skies. Low near 15F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.

Sat
15°
39°
Sat
39°/15°
Sunshine. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid teens.

Chance of Rain: 3%

Sunrise: 07:22:59 AM

Sunset: 05:31:37 PM

Humidity: 53%

Wind: NE @ 6 mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Saturday Night

Clear skies. Low near 15F. Winds light and variable.

Sun
19°
41°
Sun
41°/19°
Sunny. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper teens.

Chance of Rain: 2%

Sunrise: 07:22:09 AM

Sunset: 05:32:47 PM

Humidity: 56%

Wind: NE @ 5 mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Sunday Night

A mostly clear sky. Low 19F. Winds light and variable.

Mon
22°
42°
Mon
42°/22°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 20s.

Chance of Rain: 2%

Sunrise: 07:21:17 AM

Sunset: 05:33:58 PM

Humidity: 54%

Wind: NE @ 5 mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Monday Night

A few clouds. Low 22F. Winds light and variable.

Tue
18°
41°
Tue
41°/18°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper teens.

Chance of Rain: 15%

Sunrise: 07:20:24 AM

Sunset: 05:35:08 PM

Humidity: 59%

Wind: NE @ 6 mph

UV Index: 2 Low

Tuesday Night

Partly cloudy early with increasing clouds overnight. Low 18F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.

Wed
30°
Wed
30°/9°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper single digits.

Chance of Rain: 8%

Sunrise: 07:19:29 AM

Sunset: 05:36:19 PM

Humidity: 52%

Wind: N @ 9 mph

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Wednesday Night

Clear skies with a few passing clouds. Low 9F. Winds light and variable.

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