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CDOT reminds drivers of I-70 traction laws

November 21, 2019

FRISCO — A series of winter storms are set to hit the western parts of the state, and the Colorado Department of Transportation is asking motorists to make sure they’re ready for the conditions before...


Maroon Creek gate crasher tracked down, cited

November 21, 2019

A phone tip Wednesday led Pitkin County sheriff’s deputies to an 18-year-old man who admitted to crashing into and damaging the winter closure gate on Maroon Creek Road the day before, a deputy said. Luke Garrett was...






Graves column: Foiled by fall foliage

November 20, 2019

War has come to my yard! But this battle doesn t involve modern conventional weapons with individual rounds of ammunition that cost almost as much as my eldest and most expensive daughter s wardrobe. Instead,...




Illness closes all schools in Grand Junction school district

November 20, 2019

All 46 schools in Grand Junction-area District 51 have been closed for cleaning because of a possible norovirus outbreak among students and staff. Colorado Public Radio reports six of the schools in Mesa County had closed as...










Readers Say Thanks

November 19, 2019

Ramirez acknowledges help with campaign As I come into this new role of school board director, I would like to thank those of you who supported me with encouragement, those of you who endorsed me,...