Posted: 04/04/2006 - Colorado has lost more than a million acres of agricultural lands since 1997, that according to a new report published today by Environment Colorado Research and Policy Center.
Updated: 04/04/2006 - After a year's review Mesa County Commissioners permanently approved a compost facility at the Mesa County landfill using animal carcasses and treatment plant waste as basic material.
Posted: 04/04/2006 - A bill that would require the oil and gas industry to pay landowners for damage done to their property moves ahead at the state capitol Tuesday.
Posted: 04/03/2006 - After mail services were stopped last week, Glade Park residents gathered Monday to discuss what to do next.
Updated: 04/03/2006 - A remodeling project is underway on a building that will soon be home to a new Best Buy store in Grand Junction. Officials with the electronics retail store confirm they are planning to occupy the former Toys R Us building near Mesa Mall and hope to be open sometime in August.
Posted: 04/03/2006 - Joined by a number of public agencies, Mesa County Commissioners declare April Child Abuse Awareness Month on a lawn decorated with dozens of cardboard cutouts representing abused children in Mesa County.
Posted: 04/03/2006 - A series of Public Health Forums will introduce interested residents of Mesa County to sme of the pressing health issues facing the region. The programs are presented as aprt of Public Health Week.
Updated: 04/02/2006 - A nearly 10–hour standoff on Orchard Mesa between police and a suicidal man ends Sunday evening without injury. More than two dozens law enforcement officers to the 2700 block of Olson Ave. on Orchard Mesa shortly before 10 a.m. Sunday, after learning an armed man had barricaded himself in his home.
Posted: 04/02/2006 - A Grand Junction public works project will prohibit through traffic on part of 24 and a half road in Grand Junction.
Posted: 04/01/2006 - Police in Montrose have a good lead, but have yet to arrest the person responsible for calling in a bomb scare to the department's headquarters yesterday.
Posted: 04/01/2006 - One of two men accused of murdering an openly gay man in Montrose last summer faces up to eight years in prison after accepting a plea agreement.
Posted: 03/31/2006 - Representatives of counties from all over the western half of the state are here in town for the Club 20 spring meeting.