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Loveland man dies while fishing on Blue Mesa Reservoir

09/10/14 | By | 143 More
Loveland man dies while fishing on Blue Mesa Reservoir

GUNNISON – A 72-year-old man from Loveland died last week after a small fishing boat he and a friend were in capsized on Blue Mesa Reservoir. Strong winds and high waves are said to be factors in the accident. The incident occurred last Thursday near the “Old Highway 50″ beach, according to a National Park […]

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Udall Remarks on ISIS/ISIL Killings Draw Fire From Right

09/09/14 | By | More

Candidate Gardner excoriates Sen. Udall fo suggesting “ISIL does not present an imminent threat to this nation.”

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Udall, Gardner’s First Debate Highlights Crucial Battle for Senate Seat

09/08/14 | By | 78 More
Udall, Gardner’s First Debate Highlights Crucial Battle for Senate Seat

The Udall-Gardner race is considered one of the most critical races in the U.S.

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Private Data Companies Focusing On Investment in Montrose

09/05/14 | By | 41 More

“We’ve received a lot of interest from private sector companies wanting to expand in Montrose,” says Virgil Turner, director of Innovation and Citizen Engagement.

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ALERT: Missing Teens Found Safe

09/04/14 | By | 439 More
ALERT: Missing Teens Found Safe

  BREAKING: Missing teenagers Abigayle Sue Wietharn, William “Billy” Mundell and Julian Melchor-Zeferino have been found safe. A single sentence from a Delta Police Department news release states: “They are safe and with police officers in another city as of approximately 3:30 p.m. today.” More details coming in. *** (Earlier report from today) WESTERN SLOPE […]

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Great Outdoors Company Opens in Montrose

09/04/14 | By | 874 More
Great Outdoors Company Opens in Montrose

Owner Steve Omernik said the The Great Outdoors Company, located at 10 S. Selig Avenue in downtown Montrose, will celebrate its grand opening this weekend.

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Citing ‘Lack of ‘Transparency,’ City Cuts Ties With MEDC

09/03/14 | By | 143 More
Citing ‘Lack of ‘Transparency,’ City Cuts Ties With MEDC

Councilors said the city will hand over to MEDC money held in escrow following a July real-estate deal in the Airport Industrial Park .

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Woman Killed in Head-on Collision Identified

09/02/14 | By | 498 More
Woman Killed in Head-on Collision Identified

The Friday accident took place on Hwy. 50 east of Montrose.

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Stretching Local Food Sources for Schools

08/31/14 | By | 139 More
Stretching Local Food Sources for Schools

At each middle and high school in the Montrose district students are eating more fruits and vegetables at salad bars and deli lines and staying away from processed, frozen food substances.

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3A Heads to Voters This November

08/27/14 | By | 61 More

Measure 3A seeks to raise RE-1J’s taxes by $2.9 million annually beginning in the 2014-15 budget year.

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Cooking Away for Farmacy Bucks

08/27/14 | By | 57 More
Cooking Away for Farmacy Bucks

Ten families are working with Local Farmacy Rx, a local non-governmental program, to learn to cook – and eat well – together.

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Officers Nab Alleged Bank Robber in Trash Can

08/27/14 | By | 190 More
Officers Nab Alleged Bank Robber in Trash Can

The Olathe Police Department, along with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating last week’s robbery.

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VIDEO | Friday Night Lights at Montrose High School

08/26/14 | By | 27 More
VIDEO | Friday Night Lights at Montrose High School

A video time lapse of the Indians’ first game of the season on Friday, Aug. 22.

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Alleged Bank Robber in Olathe Identified

08/25/14 | By | 93 More
Alleged Bank Robber in Olathe Identified

Police are looking for 22-year-old Brittany N. Mason of Delta, described as 5 ft., 2 in. tall, weighing 130 pounds.

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Man shot after pointing gun at officer

08/25/14 | By | 125 More
Man shot after pointing gun at officer

MONTROSE — A 42-year-old Montrose man whose identify is not being released remains at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction with gunshot wounds after officers say he pointed a gun at them. According to a department news release at approximately 9:59 p.m. Montrose Police Officers were dispatched to the address at 901, 65.30 Road on a […]

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