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Tree climbers look to reach new heights, winning regional championship

Tree climbers from across the region are in Grand Junction this weekend. For the first time the city will be hosting the Tree Climbing Championship for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture.


In a statement issued by its news agency, Aamaq, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack on a protest march by Afghanistan's ethnic Hazaras.


Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ticket.



The police chief said the nine fatalities included young people and children were among the 16 wounded, three of whom were in critical condition.


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Girl, 14, killed by lightning while on personal watercraft in Utah


Teen escaped burning home with seconds to spare


Report: Fatal marijuana-involved crashes increase


Music and pinballs bridge a generational gap for charity


Resource fair offers help to homeless, low-income community


Mosquito in Mesa County tests positive for West Nile


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4-year-old birthday boy wishes safety for all police officers


Salt Lake ICU evacuated after man barricades himself in room


Colorado woman allegedly set on fire by boyfriend at campsite dies


Construction work builds "Waldo" for children in hospital


Grand Junction Farmer's Market, good for some, not profitable for others


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One injured after crash on Highway 340


GJ buildings, art vandalized with insult toward police


MCSO: More than 30 suspected of drug trafficking in Mesa County; some arrested


NBA moving All-Star game out of Charlotte, cites LGBT law


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