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Audit: Division of Parks Missing $1.3 Million

Posted: 07/16/2008 - A state audit found the Colorado Division of Parks lacks oversight and accountability when it comes to spending money. $1.3 million dollars is missing, the agency hired a comedian to entertain staff at 800–dollars an hour and directors used their positions to get cabin stays for their family and friends.

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Inflation Rises Sharply in June

Posted: 07/16/2008 - Consumer prices made a sharp jump last month rising 1.1 percent, the biggest increase since September of 2005. With consumer earning power down and inflation up many people are looking for ways to save a few dollars. With a close to one percent drop in earnings combined with a 6.6 percent increase in energy costs consumer prices rose at the second fastest pace in 26 years.

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Haze and Smoke Not Just From The Mesa

Posted: 07/16/2008 - Fire management teams say that the smoke and haze you see across the Grand Valley during the day, isn't from the fires burning on the Mesa.

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How to Keep your Pet Cool in the Heat

Posted: 07/16/2008 - We all seem to be able to find ways to keep cool, but what about our pets. What’s the best way to keep them from overheating this summer?

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Montrose County Celebrates 125 Years

Updated: 07/16/2008 - Tuesday, Montrose County kicked off a week long celebration to commemorate the county's 125th anniversary.

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County Clerk: Montrose County Off State's Election Watch List

Posted: 07/15/2008 - After having problems with the 2006 elections, Montrose County was placed on the Colorado Secretary of State's Election watch list. But the Montrose County Clerk and Recorder says that won't be the case for this year's election.

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Growing GJ: DA's Office Running out of Room

Posted: 07/15/2008 - As Mesa County grows, so does the pile of cases on the district attorney's desk. Pete Hautzinger says his office is running out of room for employees and storage, and if the county doesn't keep up with growth, it could mean mistakes in prosecution.

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Law Enforcement Shows Off New Tactical Vehicle

Updated: 07/15/2008 - It will stop a 50 caliber bullet, deploy a ten man SWAT team and is the single biggest purchase ever by law enforcement in Grand Junction but it didn't cost a dime because they used confiscated drug money to buy it.

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Cost of Grand Complex Fire Rising

Posted: 07/15/2008 - High humidity near the Grand Complex helped to keep the acreage at a standstill, but the cost to fight the fire is still increasing.

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Update: Boy Being Held at DYC for Library Fire

Updated: 07/16/2008 - A young boy is being held at the Division of Youth Corrections. Officials say he started a fire in the basement bathroom of the Mesa County Library on Tuesday.

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Flame Broiled Burger King

Posted: 07/15/2008 - A Burger King in Clifton pays the price for not keeping their ducts clean.

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Jail Break

Posted: 07/14/2008 - The sound of shattered glass caused a disturbance at the Mesa County Detention Facility Sunday night.

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Coal Creek Fire Management Unveils Plans

Posted: 07/12/2008 - The coal Creek Fire has been burning for over a week now and fire officials say they plan to let it burn throughout the season. Fire management teams are hoping to direct this fire into areas where planned burns were already scheduled.

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