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The Daily Sentinel
State preparationGJ coach planning to use 5A state meet to get her team ready for next year Thi
State preparation
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
GJ coach planning to use 5A state meet to get her team ready for next year This year’s trip to the Class 5A state swimming and diving championships is something Grand Junction High girls swimming coach Janet Ryan hopes will be a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Mavericks want to close out season with two home wins Colorado Mesa’s Drew Schumann, left, will wrestle for the final time at home
Mavericks want to close out season with two home wins
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Colorado Mesa’s Drew Schumann, left, will wrestle for the final time at home today and Friday night against CSU-Pueblo and Chadron State, respectively. The 149-pound senior is ranked sixth in the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
GJ boys have a chance to win 4th straight SWL title If Jake Wilcox and the Grand Junction High School boys basketball team win th
GJ boys have a chance to win 4th straight SWL title
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
If Jake Wilcox and the Grand Junction High School boys basketball team win the rest of their Southwestern League games, the Tigers will win the SWL title for the fourth straight year. Grand... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
GJ's Owens taking job in San DiegoGJ’s Owens taking job in San Diego Robbie Owens went 47-38 in his eight season
GJ's Owens taking job in San Diego
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
GJ’s Owens taking job in San Diego Robbie Owens went 47-38 in his eight seasons as Grand Junction High School’s football coach. Owens said Wednesday he has accepted a job to coach the football team at Helix High School in La Mesa, California. After... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Diamond depthMavs hope plethora of options in lineup, on mound lead to return trip to World
Diamond depth
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Mavs hope plethora of options in lineup, on mound lead to return trip to World Series Kyle Serrano is one of five Colorado Mesa baseball players to be preseason All-Americans. Serrano played third base for the Mavs last season, but the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Capitol topics:
 Student loans ,
death penalties 
and voter rightsCapitol topics: Student loans , death penalties and voter rights DENVER — Hunt
Capitol topics:
 Student loans ,
death penalties 
and voter rights
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Capitol topics: Student loans , death penalties and voter rights DENVER — Hunters may soon be able to wear pink, college students won’t get help with their student loans, juries still would have to give unanimous decisions in death penalty trials,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death notices, Feb. 11, 2016 ■ Robert L. Bryson, 95, Paonia, died Feb. 8, 2016, at his home. No formal ser
Death notices, Feb. 11, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
■ Robert L. Bryson, 95, Paonia, died Feb. 8, 2016, at his home. No formal services are planned. He is survived by his wife, Naomi; three sons, Jeffrey C. of Tucson, Arizona, Clayton J. of Bayfield, and Robert C. of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Blotter, Feb. 11, 20162 caught in meth snare A drug buy of a half-ounce of methamphetamine in July b
Blotter, Feb. 11, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
2 caught in meth snare A drug buy of a half-ounce of methamphetamine in July by the Western Colorado Drug Task Force was facilitated by two people now charged with distribution level charges of the drug. Jerry Lee Giron, 55, and Margie Rose Ruiz,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Tourism chief pledges state blueprint Using military shorthand to describe the city’s key role in growing the numbe
Tourism chief pledges state blueprint
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Using military shorthand to describe the city’s key role in growing the number of tourists who visit the state, the new director of the Colorado Tourism Office called Grand Junction “a beach head” against... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Suspect placed ad for gun 4 days before lethal encounter with deputy Austin Holzer is shown in a photo he posted to Facebook on Feb. 7, one day be
Suspect placed ad for gun 4 days before lethal encounter with deputy
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Austin Holzer is shown in a photo he posted to Facebook on Feb. 7, one day before authorities say he shot Deputy Derek Geer in Pear Park. The Grand Junction teenager awaiting... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for Feb. 11Jorge Serrano, 29, of Greeley died as a result of an accident Feb. 1, 2016. He
Tributes for Feb. 11
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Jorge Serrano, 29, of Greeley died as a result of an accident Feb. 1, 2016. He was born March 29, 1986, in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico, to Jorge Hugo Serrano Jimenez and Nora Laura Padilla Guerrero. Jorge lived in Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico, until... Read more
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News.com.au
Backstreet chaos — just to avoid this intersectionThere are concerns motorists are turning to side streets to avoid the intersect
Backstreet chaos — just to avoid this intersection
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
There are concerns motorists are turning to side streets to avoid the intersection of North East Rd and Sudholz Rd at Gilles Plains. MOTORISTS’ efforts to avoid a notoriously busy Adelaide intersection used by 73,000 cars a day is pushing more... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Kristin Cavallari's Brother Dealt With Paranoia Before DeathThe brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being follo
Kristin Cavallari's Brother Dealt With Paranoia Before Death
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 hours ago
The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police reports obtained Wednesday... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
You Saw It, Feb. 11Emma Buniger, whose artwork appears on the cover of the 2016 Bank of Colorado c
You Saw It, Feb. 11
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Emma Buniger, whose artwork appears on the cover of the 2016 Bank of Colorado calendar, is a second-grader at New Emerson Elementary school. Buniger was part of a reception in December for the calendar contest winners with artwork in the 2016... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Skiing uphill — with a smile on your face I recently got it into my head that I should ski uphill. I never knew about
Skiing uphill — with a smile on your face
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
I recently got it into my head that I should ski uphill. I never knew about skiing uphill until I read an article about an ultra runner who didn’t run the entire winter and only skied uphill. When spring... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Going for 
silver: Young and old going head 
over heels for gray hairGoing for silver: Young and old going head over heels for gray hair Stylist Me
Going for 
silver: Young and old going head 
over heels for gray hair
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Going for silver: Young and old going head over heels for gray hair Stylist Megan Holte combs Heather Pinnt’s hair, colored in the trendy silver color. Intentionally going gray involves bleaching color out of hair before putting the silvery color... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Biz Buzz: Feb. 11, 2016Local real estate brokers who know the value of solar energy and pride themselv
Biz Buzz: Feb. 11, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Local real estate brokers who know the value of solar energy and pride themselves on providing accurate, helpful advice about the alternative energy option is moving offices. River City Real Estate, which operated at 28 Road, is “moving to Fourth and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Biz Briefcase: Feb. 11, 2016 Club gives $15,000 to Mesa Land Trust Giving Club members, 150 in all, bundl
Biz Briefcase: Feb. 11, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Club gives $15,000 to Mesa Land Trust Giving Club members, 150 in all, bundled $100 contributions from a recent luncheon into a whopping $15,000 donation to the Mesa Land Trust. The trust was the sixth recipient of the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoiaSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was para
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoiaSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was para
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoiaSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was para
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 8 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoiaSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was para
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 8 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia(AP) The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police reports obtained... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoiaSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was para
Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police... Read more
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CBS Denver
Suspect In Fatal Shooting Of Western Colorado Deputy IdentifiedGRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (CBS4) – A 17-year-old Grand Junction male who is facing
Suspect In Fatal Shooting Of Western Colorado Deputy Identified
CBS Denver / Posted 11 hours ago
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (CBS4) – A 17-year-old Grand Junction male who is facing charges after police say he shot a Mesa County Sheriff’s deputy has been identified. On Wednesday the sheriff’s office released a statement saying Austin Holzer is... Read more
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KWGN Denver
17-old suspect identified in shooting of Mesa County sheriff's deputyMESA COUNTY, Colo. — The suspect has been identified in the shooting of a Mesa
17-old suspect identified in shooting of Mesa County sheriff's deputy
KWGN Denver / Posted 12 hours ago
MESA COUNTY, Colo. — The suspect has been identified in the shooting of a Mesa County Sheriff’s Deputy who is expected to be taken off life support. Austin Patrick Holzer, 17, of Grand Junction, initially fled the scene after the assault of Deputy... Read more
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Denver Post
17-old suspect in shooting of Mesa County deputy identifiedAuthorities have identified the 17-year-old Grand Junction boy suspected of gun
17-old suspect in shooting of Mesa County deputy identified
Denver Post / Posted 12 hours ago
Authorities have identified the 17-year-old Grand Junction boy suspected of gunning down a Mesa County Sheriff's Deputy who remains on life support pending the harvesting of his organs. Austin Patrick Holzer, who was taken into custody after the... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
17-old suspect identified in shooting of Mesa County sheriff's deputyMESA COUNTY, Colo. — The suspect has been identified in the shooting of a Mesa
17-old suspect identified in shooting of Mesa County sheriff's deputy
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 12 hours ago
MESA COUNTY, Colo. — The suspect has been identified in the shooting of a Mesa County Sheriff’s Deputy who is expected to be taken off life support. Austin Patrick Holzer, 17, of Grand Junction, initially fled the scene after the assault of Deputy... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
4 chosen for Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of FameOn Wednesday, the former UNCW outfielder and longtime area official was announc
4 chosen for Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 hours ago
On Wednesday, the former UNCW outfielder and longtime area official was announced as one of four individuals being inducted into the 2016 Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame class. It's the second honor in the past two months for Honeycutt, who... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Deputy gave his life for this community They celebrated in Denver Tuesday. An estimated 1 million orange-clad Broncos
Deputy gave his life for this community
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
They celebrated in Denver Tuesday. An estimated 1 million orange-clad Broncos fans lined a downtown parade route for a Super Bowl victory celebration. The governor was there. But one of his cabinet members —... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Mavs believe they can do well at RMAC swim meet It’s always exciting to host the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Champions
Mavs believe they can do well at RMAC swim meet
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
It’s always exciting to host the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships, but better than that is winning the championship. Colorado Mesa University’s swimming and diving team hopes to have... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, Feb. 10, 2016 ■ Brent D. Adamson, 46, Grand Junction, died Jan. 30, 2016, at his home. A s
Death Notices, Feb. 10, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
■ Brent D. Adamson, 46, Grand Junction, died Jan. 30, 2016, at his home. A service of remembrance will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Red Rock Archery, 3193 Hall Ave. in Grand Junction. Mr. Adamson was a landscaper for... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
BLM seeks land leasing input The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on a proposal to off
BLM seeks land leasing input
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on a proposal to offer 18,000 acres in Garfield and Mesa counties for lease in November. The land under consideration is contained within 20 parcels near De Beque... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Blotter: Feb. 10, 2016Phone scams on the rise The uptick in a variety of well-known telephone scams
Blotter: Feb. 10, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Phone scams on the rise The uptick in a variety of well-known telephone scams tracked by law enforcement caused one Western Slope agency to issue a warning Tuesday, the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office reported. The scams come in one of three... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Prosecutors to call son as witness in Navarrete-Portillo murder trialProsecutors said during a hearing Tuesday that they intend to call Arturo Navar
Prosecutors to call son as witness in Navarrete-Portillo murder trial
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
Prosecutors said during a hearing Tuesday that they intend to call Arturo Navarrete-Portillo’s son as a witness in the man’s first-degree murder trial. Navarrete-Portillo is charged with killing his wife, Maria Carminda Portillo-Amaya, with a... Read more
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Vail Daily
Sailors handle Battle Mountain for two winsEDWARDS —Steamboat Springs boys basketball may start to wear its red uniforms a
Sailors handle Battle Mountain for two wins
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
EDWARDS —Steamboat Springs boys basketball may start to wear its red uniforms at home. The Sailors proved themselves to be road warriors again, knocking off Battle Mountain, 65-47, in Edwards, for an Eagle County sweep in 2016. The Sailors are 5-2... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Chilling with chinchillas: Fort Morgan student runs unique breeding operationMikayla Klimper works in the breeding industry, like many Morgan County residen
Chilling with chinchillas: Fort Morgan student runs unique breeding operation
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
Mikayla Klimper works in the breeding industry, like many Morgan County residents, but the animals she breeds are a bit unusual. The 18-year-old Fort Morgan High senior has been breeding chinchillas since she was 12. She currently keeps 19 in a... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Bill could reduce early voting centers in countyDENVER — The Colorado Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee pas
Bill could reduce early voting centers in county
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
DENVER — The Colorado Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee passed two bills Monday afternoon that could affect the voting process in Larimer County. The first bill, SB 16-107, which passed unanimously 4-0, requires mandatory minimum... Read more
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Vail Daily
Sailors handle Battle Mountain for pair of winsEDWARDS ‘—Steamboat Springs boys basketball may start to wear its red uniforms
Sailors handle Battle Mountain for pair of wins
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
EDWARDS ‘—Steamboat Springs boys basketball may start to wear its red uniforms at home. The Sailors proved themselves to be road warriors again, knocking off Battle Mountain, 65-47, in Edwards for an Eagle County sweep in 2016. The Sailors are 5-2... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Bill could reduce early voting centers in countyThe Colorado Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee passed two b
Bill could reduce early voting centers in county
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
The Colorado Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee passed two bills Monday afternoon that could affect the voting process in Larimer County. The first bill, SB 16-107, which passed unanimously 4-0, requires mandatory minimum training... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Craig hockey teams net wins during weekendAdriana Simones battles for the puck during the Craig Cougar Peewee team's Nove
Craig hockey teams net wins during weekend
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Adriana Simones battles for the puck during the Craig Cougar Peewee team's November game with Summit. The Peewees recorded a win and a tie against Grand Junction this past weekend, while the Squirts team was 1-3 at home against West Elk and Grand... Read more
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Officer.com
Colorado Sheriff: Deputy in Final Hours of LifeA Mesa County, Colorado Sheriff’s deputy critically was wounded after being sho
Colorado Sheriff: Deputy in Final Hours of Life
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
A Mesa County, Colorado Sheriff’s deputy critically was wounded after being shot multiple times Monday morning. Deputy Derek Geer was investigating a report of an armed person walking down a street in Grand Junction when the shooting occurred,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Wounded Mesa County deputy to be taken off life supportThe Mesa County Sheriff's Office says a deputy shot by a teenage suspect will b
Wounded Mesa County deputy to be taken off life support
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
The Mesa County Sheriff's Office says a deputy shot by a teenage suspect will be taken off life support. Officials said Tuesday that Deputy Derek Geer was being kept alive so that he could donate his organs but that support will be removed once that... Read more
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KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
Mesa County Deputy in Critical Condition After ShootingTo join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Face
Mesa County Deputy in Critical Condition After Shooting
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page! The Mesa County Sheriff's Office says one of its deputies was shot while responding to a report of a suspicious person with a gun in Grand... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, February 9, 2016 American public are the losers in our unregulated drug market After reading
Email letters, February 9, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
American public are the losers in our unregulated drug market After reading about “bad boy” pharmaceutical CEO Shkreli taking the Fifth before Congress on drug pricing, it is apparent that there are some winners and... Read more
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CBS Denver
Mesa Co. Sheriff: Deputy In Final Hours Of LifeGRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (CBS4)– The Mesa County Sheriff shared some devastating n
Mesa Co. Sheriff: Deputy In Final Hours Of Life
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (CBS4)– The Mesa County Sheriff shared some devastating news about the condition of the deputy who was shot on Monday morning, posting on Facebook that “Deputy Derek Geer is in the final hours of his life.” Mesa County Sheriff... Read more
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Denver Post
Recordings: Officer could not feel wounded Colorado deputy's pulseA Mesa County deputy shot several times on Monday morning was bleeding heavily
Recordings: Officer could not feel wounded Colorado deputy's pulse
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
A Mesa County deputy shot several times on Monday morning was bleeding heavily from his face and had a pulse so weak a first responder could not feel it, dispatch recordings show. "I have an officer down," a man said over his police radio. "I have... Read more
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Officer.com
Colorado Deputy Critically Wounded in ShootingA Mesa County, Colorado Sheriff’s deputy critically was wounded after being sho
Colorado Deputy Critically Wounded in Shooting
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
A Mesa County, Colorado Sheriff’s deputy critically was wounded after being shot multiple times Monday morning. Deputy Derek Geer was investigating a report of an armed person walking down a street in Grand Junction when the shooting occurred,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Feb. 9, 2016Printed Letters: We are in a ‘warp zone’ with corrupt local groups I believe
Feb. 9, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Printed Letters: We are in a ‘warp zone’ with corrupt local groups I believe we are in a “warp zone.” With all due respect to “Star Trek,” my dictionary defines warped as 1: Being perverted or corrupted. 2: Being morally twisted or... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, Feb. 9, 2016 ■ Tyra M. Bowman, 72, Grand Junction, died Feb. 7, 2016, in Grand Junction.
Death Notices, Feb. 9, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
■ Tyra M. Bowman, 72, Grand Junction, died Feb. 7, 2016, in Grand Junction. A rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Thursday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the church. Mr.... Read more
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