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A Dec. 20 article about a Dec. 16 fire in the Basalt area incorrectly identified the business accepting donations by check to assist the victims.

506 Gunnison Ave., Grand Junction, CO, 81501, is the address of the Western Colorado Chapter of the American Red Cross.

In addition, the director of the Western Colorado Chapter clarified that there is not a specific form for donations to help the fire victims on the Red Cross website,, but there is a button for the Western Colorado Chapter.

A Dec. 20 story in the Post Independent gave inaccurate information about three juveniles allegedly involved in a burglary and theft in Battlement Mesa.

According to the 9th Judicial District Attorney’s office, the youths, aged 16 and 17, were detained and sent to a juvenile detention facility.

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