More Headlines

More People Sign Up For Jobless Benefits

Posted: 07/17/2008 - The number of newly laid-off people signing up for jobless benefits went up last week as companies keep work forces lean given the economy's slowdown.

Read More

Metro Gang Task Force Announces Indictments

Posted: 07/17/2008 - The U.S. Justice Department and the Metro Gang Task Force say they've arrested 23 people suspected of distributing about 10,000 pills of Ecstasy per week in the Denver area.

Read More

City Council To Decide On Prayer Before Meetings

Updated: 07/16/2008 - As part of long-standing city tradition, Grand Junction City Council opens its meetings with an invocation, or prayer, but in recent months, one group has taken up issue with the religious proceedings, and the city council is now talking about its options.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

Democrats Suggest Another Stimulus Package

Posted: 07/16/2008 - After meeting with several economists, House speaker Nancy Pelosi says she and other Democrats in congress are proceeding with another stimulus package.

Read More

Families Of Missing Israeli Soldiers React As Swap Under Way

Posted: 07/16/2008 - Family and friends outside the homes of two captured Israeli soldiers burst into tears today when TV showed Lebanese guerrillas turning over two black coffins. They're believed to contain the bodies of Israeli soldiers captured two years ago.

Read More

Bernanke Returns To Hill

Posted: 07/16/2008 - The government's latest report on inflation at the consumer level comes as the Fed Chairman makes a return appearance on Capitol Hill.

Read More
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability