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Officials Say More Flooding Likely Next Week

Updated: 05/23/2008 - According to the National Weather Service, water levels in the Colorado River peaked at about eleven and a half feet Friday morning. Officials say that water levels are now going down, but not necessarily for good.

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Grand Junction Memorial Day Celebrations

Posted: 05/23/2008 - This weekend, millions of Americans will come together to remember and honor those who have served and those who are currently serving in the U.S. Military.

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Officials Say Rafting Too Dangerous Right Now

Posted: 05/23/2008 - Mesa County officials say these water levels are too dangerous for rafting right now. They're recommending a temporary suspension of all rafting trips because of dangerous conditions.

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CDOT: Water Levels Seem Stable

Updated: 05/23/2008 - CDOT officials say that water levels in the Colorado River seem to be leveling off, they say water hasn't risen since 8 P.M. Thursday.

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City, County Respond to Rising River Waters

Posted: 05/22/2008 - Over the next 24 hours some flooding in the Colorado River could take place, so public safety and public works agencies are preparing for minor to moderate flooding in lowland areas.

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Grand Junction May Convert Sewage Gas Into Fuel

Updated: 05/22/2008 - Grand Junction officials are considering a 3-million-dollar plan to install equipment at a wastewater treatment plant to convert sewer methane gas into fuel for city vehicles.

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Bad Weather = More Expensive Beer

Updated: 05/21/2008 - Bad weather in Europe led to a huge shortage in specialty hops that many microbreweries use for their lagers and ales, rising the costs of craft beers to lager lovers.

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Possible Flooding Has Fruita Leaders Worried About Historic Bridge

Posted: 05/20/2008 - With temperatures rising above 90 degrees this week, weather experts say the heavy snow pack on top of the Grand Mesa is quickly making its way down to the Grand Valley. Several flood advisories have been issued, and that has leaders in Fruita taking extra steps to make sure a Western Slope landmark doesn't get washed away.

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Mesa County: Home Permits Down, Remodeling Permits Up

Posted: 05/20/2008 - The number of new single–family housing permits in Mesa County is down by 41% for April 2007–April 2008, and the number of remodeling permits in Mesa County is up by 32% since the beginning of this year.

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Local Woman Chosen as DNC Delegate

Updated: 05/20/2008 - Over the weekend, roughly 8,000 Democrats met in Colorado Springs to decide who would get to represent the state on the floor of the Democratic National Convention this summer. Tuesday, the results came in, and one local woman has been chosen to go to Denver.

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