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KKCO Grand Junction
KKCO 11 News | Grand Junction, ColoradoFile Liaison: Krista Rhoades - 970-424-5737 Station Contact Info: KKCO NBC 1
KKCO 11 News | Grand Junction, Colorado
KKCO Grand Junction / Posted 5 hours ago
File Liaison: Krista Rhoades - 970-424-5737 Station Contact Info: KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip &... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Grand Junction zipline builder's newest creation is one-of-a-kind aerial adventure over cliff-lined Seven FallsA dozen years ago, Sarah Shrader's brother showed up on her front porch in Gran
Grand Junction zipline builder's newest creation is one-of-a-kind aerial adventure over cliff-lined Seven Falls
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 7 hours ago
A dozen years ago, Sarah Shrader's brother showed up on her front porch in Grand Junction, fresh from a zipline-building trip to Alaska. He had boxes of paperwork and a bunch of tools loaded into his tired van, and a big paycheck in his... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 29, 2016should have been buried on a back page, without details. The front page should
August 29, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
should have been buried on a back page, without details. The front page should have had the wonderful article about the Grand Junction Challenger Team, something to really be proud of. Anyone interested in coming to our town, possibly to move... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
The hunt for Navajo Samabout him. A float in his honor made it into a Norwood parade, and one Western
The hunt for Navajo Sam
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
about him. A float in his honor made it into a Norwood parade, and one Western novelist modeled a character after him. Two Grand Junction doctors were among Navajo Sam’s victims on the trail to Navajo Lake in Dolores County. So were a couple of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Shining in the rainDrew Prinster from Grand Junction makes this shot on the 18th hole Sunday morni
Shining in the rain
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
Drew Prinster from Grand Junction makes this shot on the 18th hole Sunday morning during the Shades of Grey Masters Disc Golf Tournament on the Watson Island Disc Golf Course. Trees and the Colorado River provide enough challenge at the Watson... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
LLWS Challenger game end result of a life-long dreammanager Zach Marolf, co-director Kelli Hamilton, CMU assistant coach Nate Rober
LLWS Challenger game end result of a life-long dream
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
manager Zach Marolf, co-director Kelli Hamilton, CMU assistant coach Nate Robertson and director Carma Brown chat as the Grand Junction team is introduced at Volunteer Field at the Little League World Series. SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Not one... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
National organization speaks to Mesa athletesand both Foster and Marshall credited McKinney as a leader on campus and someon
National organization speaks to Mesa athletes
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
and both Foster and Marshall credited McKinney as a leader on campus and someone who helped bring You Can Play to Grand Junction. The panel consisted of the following people: n Andrew Goldstein, the first openly gay professional athlete.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Grand Junction Rockies recap for Aug. 28, 2016 Sunday at Suplizio Field Orem 9, Grand Junction 3 Records Grand Junction 1
Grand Junction Rockies recap for Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
Sunday at Suplizio Field Orem 9, Grand Junction 3 Records Grand Junction 14-12 (30-34), Orem 13-14 (35-20) On the mound It was a rough night for the Rockies’ pitching staff. Bryan Baker gave up... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Ruling keeps public access to Telluride trailattempt by the Gold Hill Development Co., and one of its owners, Thomas Chapman
Ruling keeps public access to Telluride trail
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
attempt by the Gold Hill Development Co., and one of its owners, Thomas Chapman, to block access across two mining claims. Grand Junction attorney Earl Rhodes, who represented San Miguel County in the case, said the high court decision puts an end... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Blotter, August 29, 2016Woman arrested after golf club assault reported Grand Junction police respond
Blotter, August 29, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
Woman arrested after golf club assault reported Grand Junction police responded to Whitman Park on Sunday afternoon, in response to a report that a woman was beating a man with a golf club. Sgt. Derek Rosales confirmed that Melody Fullerton, 37,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Public lands and the next presidentwonders support countless jobs, inform our national spirit, and provide us all
Public lands and the next president
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
wonders support countless jobs, inform our national spirit, and provide us all a place of spiritual refuge. The people of Grand Junction understand this better than most, with Colorado National Monument looming large on the horizon and supporting... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 28, 2016where two different entities of public and private came together (I helped them
August 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
where two different entities of public and private came together (I helped them previously) to help each other out — Grand Junction style. Love it! As a final comment, from my many years of cutting weeds, I have a strong conviction and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
That's not write?redundancy drives me crazy!” “EXpecially and EXpresso kill me!” said Steve Bro
That's not write?
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
redundancy drives me crazy!” “EXpecially and EXpresso kill me!” said Steve Brown, an English language arts teacher at Grand Junction High School. “I can deal with some of the ‘we is’ grammar since I know it is really their parents’ fault for... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Grand Junction Rockies recap, Aug. 27, 2016 Saturday at Lindquist Field Ogden 5, Grand Junction 4 (10) Records Grand J
Grand Junction Rockies recap, Aug. 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Saturday at Lindquist Field Ogden 5, Grand Junction 4 (10) Records Grand Junction 14-11 (30-33), Ogden 15-11 (32-32) A walk in the park The Raptors took three of four in the important four-game... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Defense leads Fruita Monument boys soccer team to second straight win at tournamentfor an unassisted goal. Orion Chamberlain scored Fruita’s second goal with qui
Defense leads Fruita Monument boys soccer team to second straight win at tournament
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for an unassisted goal. Orion Chamberlain scored Fruita’s second goal with quick, short passes to build the attack. Grand Junction 3, Montrose 2: Jake Chaffetz scored twice and Abram Sanchez added another as the Tigers (1-1) defeated the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Emotions overwhelm Challenger parents at LLWS Grand Junction Challenger parents hold up signs with the team picture in supp
Emotions overwhelm Challenger parents at LLWS
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Grand Junction Challenger parents hold up signs with the team picture in support of their kids Saturday at the Little League World Series. The proud parents shed many tears after the game. SOUTH... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Reaching new heightshis shoulders. Eric Landis, another pro rider, said Powderhorn is now a great
Reaching new heights
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
his shoulders. Eric Landis, another pro rider, said Powderhorn is now a great option for downhill bike fun, “We live in Grand Junction and my wife, kids and I, we all have season passes,” he said. “What’s great, is we’re just up the hill from... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Pegging Out, Aug. 28, 2016 Aug. 25 Two Rivers Cribbage Club: ■ First place: Dan Vogel, Grand Junction
Pegging Out, Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Aug. 25 Two Rivers Cribbage Club: ■ First place: Dan Vogel, Grand Junction ■ Second place: Marci Purdy, Grand Junction The Two Rivers Cribbage Club meets at 6 p.m. Thursdays at the Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
You Said It, August 28, 2016and improve itself. Without it our children are doomed to dangerous living unti
You Said It, August 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
and improve itself. Without it our children are doomed to dangerous living until the current generation dies off. Wow, Grand Junction! A nice, new multimillion-dollar roundabout and beautiful new artwork to go with it, too. But still no... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Traffic Alert, Aug. 28, 2016 Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic the week: City of
Traffic Alert, Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic the week: City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions ■ North Avenue Complete Streets Project — 12th to 23rd streets: Project requires westbound... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 28, 20167 p.m. Mondays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in the basement, overeatersanon
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
7 p.m. Mondays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in the basement, overeatersanonymousgrandjunction.org, 263-4496. Grand Junction Chess Club, 6:30–10:30 p.m. Mondays, Starbucks, in the Safeway store, Patterson and 29 roads, 243-1073. Aug.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Adventure of a lifetimea lifetimePlaying on Little League World Series stage a once-in-a-lifetime expe
Adventure of a lifetime
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
a lifetimePlaying on Little League World Series stage a once-in-a-lifetime experience for GJ Challenger team As the entire Grand Junction Challenger team and buddies greet Spencer Campbell after his game-ending home run Saturday at the Little... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Ski express to Montrose, Tellurideas well as bringing people here is a plus,” Watkinson said. “That economic valu
Ski express to Montrose, Telluride
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
as well as bringing people here is a plus,” Watkinson said. “That economic value really does benefit a vast array of people. From up in the (Grand) Junction area all the way down to the Durango area, it’s something that is just extremely benefici... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Coalition takes on tamarisk and other invasive vegetationplants like tamarisk grow densely, displace native plants and use an inordinate
Coalition takes on tamarisk and other invasive vegetation
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
plants like tamarisk grow densely, displace native plants and use an inordinate amount of water, according to Lloyd. Grand Junction City Councilor Bennett Boeschenstein said the Tamarisk Coalition has been a great help in rehabilitating areas... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, August 28, 2016 ■ Former Grand Junction resident Eli S. Carpenter, 41, Farmington, New Mexico
Death Notices, August 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
■ Former Grand Junction resident Eli S. Carpenter, 41, Farmington, New Mexico, died Aug. 5, 2016, at his home. Services were previously held. He is survived by a son, Charles Riley Carpenter of Grand Junction; two... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Kip's charge: Fix this mess“Kip Turner, we’ve had a problem.” OK, that’s not exactly how the recruiting o
Kip's charge: Fix this mess
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
“Kip Turner, we’ve had a problem.” OK, that’s not exactly how the recruiting of Kip Turner began. Then again, the Grand Junction Regional Airport Authority had more than one problem. When Grand Junction officials went about trying to lure Turner... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Airport reimburses federal agency $525,000 for so-called 'wildlife' fencefederal agency $525,000 for so-called ‘wildlife’ fence Miles of fencing that c
Airport reimburses federal agency $525,000 for so-called 'wildlife' fence
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
federal agency $525,000 for so-called ‘wildlife’ fence Miles of fencing that cost $4.3 million were built at the Grand Junction Regional Airport in 2011. This section is in the desert west of the Grand Junction Motor Speedway. Grand... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Aggravated abuse alleged with case of child and pornabuse alleged with case of child and pornJunction woman accused of assault, sex
Aggravated abuse alleged with case of child and porn
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
abuse alleged with case of child and pornJunction woman accused of assault, sexual exploitation of 2-year-old girl A Grand Junction woman appeared in a Mesa County court Friday, accused of multiple counts of sexual assault and sexual... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Biz Buzz, August 28, 2016a limited amount of event decorators. Thus was born Elegant Balloon Creations,
Biz Buzz, August 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
a limited amount of event decorators. Thus was born Elegant Balloon Creations, a business DeLaHoz began running out of her Grand Junction home in May, with the help of her husband, Mark Shaw, and children, Damien and Danica DeLaHoz. “I know... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Camp Hill challenger baseball team competes in Little League World SeriesLeague World Series. For the Camp Hill challenger baseball program, it was a dr
Camp Hill challenger baseball team competes in Little League World Series
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
League World Series. For the Camp Hill challenger baseball program, it was a dream come true. They competed against the Grand Junction, Colorado challenger team in an exhibition game. "I don't think there's any better experience than this,"... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Fugitive dad back in Bradley CountyWilson home from scheduled visitation. Instead, authorities said, he went on th
Fugitive dad back in Bradley County
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Wilson home from scheduled visitation. Instead, authorities said, he went on the run with her for 10 days and was caught in Grand Junction, Colo., on Aug. 18. He waived extradition. In a news release Saturday night, Lt. James E. Bradford Jr. with... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Michael Wilson Back In Bradley County; Due In Court On Mondayhim, her non-custodial father. At approximately 9:30 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, a
Michael Wilson Back In Bradley County; Due In Court On Monday
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
him, her non-custodial father. At approximately 9:30 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, a multi-agency traffic stop on I-70 by the Grand Junction Colorado Police Department, Palisade Colorado Police Department, and Mesa County Sheriff’s Office led to the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Children's center facing funding crisisnow coping with a $40,000 funding cut this year from foundations and the Mesa C
Children's center facing funding crisis
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
now coping with a $40,000 funding cut this year from foundations and the Mesa County Department of Human Services. The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports there has been a significant increase in the number of child victims who were helped in... Read more
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CBS Denver
Plans To Drain Harvey Gap Reservoir Postponeddam outlet. The plans were canceled after a portion of County Road 237 south of
Plans To Drain Harvey Gap Reservoir Postponed
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
dam outlet. The plans were canceled after a portion of County Road 237 south of the reservoir collapsed. According to the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, the road collapse was not related to the reservoir problems. Colorado Parks and Wildlife... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Children's center facing funding crisisGRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) -- The Western Slope Center for Children is facing a
Children's center facing funding crisis
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) -- The Western Slope Center for Children is facing a funding crisis that could mean reduced services for one of the few child advocacy centers in the region. The center helps children who have been physically or sexually... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Plans to drain Harvey Gap Reservoir near Silt postponeddam outlet. The plans were canceled after a portion of County Road 237 south of
Plans to drain Harvey Gap Reservoir near Silt postponed
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
dam outlet. The plans were canceled after a portion of County Road 237 south of the reservoir collapsed. According to the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel (http://tinyurl.com/zdlhrcv ), the road collapse was not related to the reservoir... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Suspect charged in sex assault of 9 awaits his verdict A 54-year-old Grand Junction man accused of sexually assaulting nine girls an
Suspect charged in sex assault of 9 awaits his verdict
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
A 54-year-old Grand Junction man accused of sexually assaulting nine girls and women over a span of several years is awaiting his verdict after a three-week trial before a Mesa County... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
On-court competitionLowry Bishop Invite gives teams a chance to face numerous foes in dual format
On-court competition
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Lowry Bishop Invite gives teams a chance to face numerous foes in dual format Grand Junction’s Ryan Bowen, left, high-fives his No. 1 doubles teammate, Matt Miller, after the duo won a point in their 7-6, 6-2 victory over Fossil... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
CMU buddies make sure Challenger players get full Little League World Series experiencebefore a game. The bond between the CMU players and Challenger players is evid
CMU buddies make sure Challenger players get full Little League World Series experience
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
before a game. The bond between the CMU players and Challenger players is evident, and it showed again on Friday when the Grand Junction and Camp Hill teams spent the day together, first attending a barbecue, then touring the Little League World... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Veterans’ town hall focuses on VA health choice benefitstry to hold town halls in remote communities one time per year,” said Paul Swee
Veterans’ town hall focuses on VA health choice benefits
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
try to hold town halls in remote communities one time per year,” said Paul Sweeney, public affairs officer for the Grand Junction Veterans Health Care System. “It’s a chance for veterans to voice concerns and get answers. Successes and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Grand Junction Rockies recap, Aug. 26, 2016 Friday at Lindquist Field Ogden 6, Grand Junction 5 Records Grand Junction
Grand Junction Rockies recap, Aug. 26, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Friday at Lindquist Field Ogden 6, Grand Junction 5 Records Grand Junction 14-10 (30-32), Ogden 14-11 (31-32) On the mound Hard-throwing right-hander Riley Pint left the game after four innings with... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Burr oak one of many good options for new treesfor you to make a decision. Dennis Hill is the nursery manager at Bookcliff Ga
Burr oak one of many good options for new trees
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
for you to make a decision. Dennis Hill is the nursery manager at Bookcliff Gardens, bookcliffgardens.com. Send questions to Bookcliff Gardens, 755 26 Road, Grand Junction 81506; or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Record, Aug. 27, 2016Community Hospital Matt A. Inman and Katelyn E. Ortiz, Rifle, a daughter, Aug.
Record, Aug. 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Community Hospital Matt A. Inman and Katelyn E. Ortiz, Rifle, a daughter, Aug. 14. Ryan Mendoza and India Leech, Grand Junction, a daughter, Aug. 15. Dustin Stanek and Jessica Dillon, Fruita, a daughter, Aug. 22. St. Mary’s Hospital Jeffrey... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Teardrop campers, zip lines in local spotlightlatest Vintage Overland teardrop camper, and the first model, seen in the backg
Teardrop campers, zip lines in local spotlight
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
latest Vintage Overland teardrop camper, and the first model, seen in the background, are displayed at the business’ Grand Junction shop on Redlands Road. Ami, left, and Britton Purser, owners of Vintage Overland of Grand Junction, peek... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Foster parents make a difference 'one child at a time'during a Friday meeting at R-5 High School. Joining her are, from left, co-chai
Foster parents make a difference 'one child at a time'
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
during a Friday meeting at R-5 High School. Joining her are, from left, co-chairmen of the foster parenting campaign Grand Junction Police Chief John Camper, Community Hospital President and CEO Chris Thomas and School District 51... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death notices, Aug. 27, 2016 ■ Albert Ronald Roussin, 58, Grand Junction, died July 30, 2016, in Grand Jun
Death notices, Aug. 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
■ Albert Ronald Roussin, 58, Grand Junction, died July 30, 2016, in Grand Junction. No services will take place. He was a road flagger. Survivors include two sons, David and Jesse; two daughters, Chantel and Robin;... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Blotter: Aug. 27, 2016Task Force allegedly set up multiple drug buys, including one for a quarter-oun
Blotter: Aug. 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Task Force allegedly set up multiple drug buys, including one for a quarter-ounce of methamphetamine, with Carmen Engh, 52, Grand Junction. An arrest warrant affidavit for Engh details how a confidential informant identified her as a local meth... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Inspection report slams Bradley County jail for overcrowding, mold, lack of mattresses, uniforms for prisonersdenied authorizing a 911 center message sent out separately from Thomas' text m
Inspection report slams Bradley County jail for overcrowding, mold, lack of mattresses, uniforms for prisoners
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
denied authorizing a 911 center message sent out separately from Thomas' text message. Watson spent Aug. 18 flying to Grand Junction, Colo., escorting a Cleveland grandmother reuniting with her 2-year-old granddaughter, Skyla Miller. The girl... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Aerospace Industry Brings Economic, Educational Opportunity To Coloradowith Colorado stakeholders and road trips around the state. This year's Aug. 2
Aerospace Industry Brings Economic, Educational Opportunity To Colorado
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
with Colorado stakeholders and road trips around the state. This year's Aug. 29 – Sept. 2 road trip will travel to Grand Junction, Naturita, Durango and Montrose. Local partners include CLUB 20, West End Economic Development Corporation, La... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Football: Broomfield begins Blair Hubbard era7 — at Loveland* (Ray Patterson Field), 7 p.m. Oct. 14 — GREELEY WEST*, 7 p.m.
Football: Broomfield begins Blair Hubbard era
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
7 — at Loveland* (Ray Patterson Field), 7 p.m. Oct. 14 — GREELEY WEST*, 7 p.m. Oct. 21 — NIWOT*, 7 p.m. Oct. 28 — at Grand Junction*, (Stocker Stadium), 7 p.m. Nov. 4 — BRIGHTON*, 7 p.m. Note: Home games uppercase and at Elizabeth Kennedy... Read more
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