US Interior Department activities generated $8B for Colorado
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Activities managed by the U.S. Department of Interior have resulted in about $8 billion contributed to Colorado's gross domestic product primarily from energy and...
Colorado Boy Scouts merge, leaders cite gay inclusion cause
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A local Colorado Boy Scouts council has merged with a Denver area council amid declining membership numbers and financial difficulty.
Oil company lays off 178 workers, state government notified
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Texas-based energy service provider has laid off 178 workers at its Colorado office saying it is a permanent employment loss.
Colorado man sentenced to prison for bulldozing federal land
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man has been sentenced to 13 months in federal prison for destroying 3 acres (1.1 hectares) of federal land with a bulldozer.
Man sentenced to 7 years for Colorado marijuana grows
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for growing thousands of marijuana plants in Rifle and in southwest Colorado.
Attorney general hires first assistant in western Colorado
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The state Attorney General's Office has hired a dedicated assistant working exclusively in western Colorado for the first time.
Colorado man gets 18 years in infant son’s death
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for the 2018 death of his 2-month-old son.
The Daily Sentinel reports that District Judge Valerie Robison...
Company closes Colorado coal power plant ahead of schedule
DENVER (AP) — An energy company says it has closed a Colorado coal power plant three years ahead of schedule.
The Denver Post reported Tri-State Generation and Transmission retired the Nucla...
BLM HQ will share a building with oil and gas companies
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management is moving its headquarters to an office building in Colorado that also houses oil and gas organizations, drawing criticism from...
Federal land agency to relocate headquarters to Colorado
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management has signed a lease agreement in Colorado to solidify relocation of its headquarters from the District of Columbia.
Suspect sought in Colorado mosque vandalism
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Police in western Colorado continue to investigate vandalism at a mosque.
Grand Junction police say security camera footage appears to show a male in...
Weather radar proposal to improve forecasts in Four Corners
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A national weather agency has announced plans to lower its radar system elevation to better track weather in the Four Corners region including southwest Colorado.
The Latest: Next US lands director will be based in Colorado
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on moving the Bureau of Land Management headquarters west (all times local):
The Trump administration says the next permanent director of the Bureau...
Elderly Colorado man found alive 3 days after car crash
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — An 82-year-old Colorado man has been found alive by his grandson three days after the man's car plunged into a river where dense trees and vegetation obscured the...
Judge charged with DUI pleads guilty to lesser charge
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado state judge who was charged with driving under the influence could avoid jail time after pleading guilty to a lesser charge.
Court calls for new hearing for convicted pipe bomber
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado Court of Appeals has called for a hearing to determine if evidence used to convict a man of murders in a series of pipe bomb attacks should have been...
Veterans Affairs appoints new director of Colorado system
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The head of the Veterans Affairs hospital in Grand Junction has been tasked will leading the VA's Eastern Colorado Health Care System.
Life sentence upheld for man convicted of child sex assault
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado Court of Appeals has declined to reduce the 204-year prison sentence for a man convicted of sexually assaulting children.
Colorado Editorial Roundup
Steamboat Pilot & Today, Aug. 20, on expanding bus services:
Driving the Interstate 70 corridor from Denver into the mountains and back again can be a gauntlet on any given day but...
Colorado woman gets 51 years in prison for man’s murder
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a Colorado woman to 51 years in prison for charges related to the murder of a man who lived with her.
Colorado appeals court rejects convicted murderer appeal
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that a jury seeing video of the defendant in prison clothes does not violate the defendant's constitutional rights.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Officials have paused deciding what to do with an unfinished administration building at a Colorado airport on the possibility that it could be utilized by the Bureau...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Colorado agencies have sent cease-and-desist orders to a landowner, telling him to stop discharges of water on his property that have weakened walls of a canyon where...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management plans to offer up 83 parcels for its next oil and gas lease sale in Colorado.
The Daily Sentinel reported Monday that about 123...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A court has rejected a third attempt by a Texas energy firm to punish an environmental activist for exercising his free speech rights.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Two Colorado police officers have been cleared of any wrongdoing for shooting a man who authorities say pointed a gun at them.
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Mesa County suicides reach highest level in 5 years
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Mesa County coroner say 55 residents took their own lives last year, the most in five years.
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reported Monday that was nine...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors have decided not to file charges in the shooting death of a Colorado Mesa University football player.
Correction: Editorial Rdp story
In a July 17 roundup of editorials, an editorial in the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel misattributed a quote. The speaker was Jennifer Rokola of the Center for Western Priorities, not Erin Riccio...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A juvenile has been charged with arson after authorities say he sparked a brush fire by setting off an illegal firework in western Colorado.
Feds: Moving land agency will save money, improve decisions
DENVER (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it can save taxpayers millions of dollars, make better decisions and trim a "top heavy" office in Washington by moving the headquarters of...
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration plan to move the Bureau of Land Management headquarters from Washington to Colorado (all times local):
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Bureau of Land Management headquarters moving from Washington to Colorado (all times local):
Senator: Biggest US land agency moving to Colorado
DENVER (AP) — The headquarters of the U.S. government's largest land agency will move from the nation's capital to western Colorado, a Republican senator said Monday, a high-profile component of...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man has been sentenced for possessing prohibited, non-native sheep at his private hunting ranch in Colorado.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Authorities in western Colorado say an illegal firework set off by a juvenile started a brush fire that briefly led to the evacuation of seven homes.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A third defendant has been convicted in the shooting death of a Colorado man during a marijuana robbery.
The Daily Sentinel reports that 38-year-old Matthew...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Environmental advocates say a proposed management plan for federal lands in part of western Colorado ignores their calls to close more of the land to oil and gas...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has given preliminary approval for a logging and controlled burning project that aims reduce wildfire risks and improve habitat in western...
Colorado judge apologizes after suspected DUI crash
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado state judge is apologizing after crashing his vehicle and being cited on suspicion of driving under the influence and careless driving.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado judge has sentenced a man to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2017 shooting death of a 17-year-old girl.
Colorado child molester gets 140 years to life
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A 51-year-old former school bus driver in Colorado has been sentenced to 140 years to life in prison for molesting children.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man's body has been found after a fire at a spa business in western Colorado.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department, the fire was reported about...
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man who shot his son-in-law to death in western Colorado has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports 47-year-old...
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Gov. Jared Polis says the Bureau of Land Management is more likely to move its headquarters to Denver than Grand Junction.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Police say the bomb squad was called to examine a backpack after an improvised gun went off inside it and wounded a Colorado man.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Labor says the Forest Service will stop operating Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers, slating nine for closure.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man who shot his estranged wife to death in western Colorado has been sentenced to 48 years in prison.
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports 30-year-old...