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Local couple climbs over 800 peaks; shares the beauty

You might've seen some of Tim and Carrie Cooney's pictures around in local galleries… The couple has hiked all of Colorado's 13 and 14ers and has an amazing portfolio to show for it.

Locomotives big and small attracted folks to Cross Orchards yesterday and today for the 31st annual Christmas Train Show.

The Salvation Army, The Western Slope Harley Owners Group, and Grand Junction Harley Davidson teamed up for their 40th annual Holiday Toy Run.

This morning, Mesa County Partners got up bright and early for a special shopping spree at Kohl’s.

HORRIBLE: Summit County Fire and EMS firefighter dies

Art center receives national award

Local film student directs unsolved murder movie

KKCO - Local Couple Climbs Over 800 Peaks; Shares The Beauty

KKCO - 31st Annual Christmas Train Show

Local nonprofit receives Adaptive Sport Grant from the VA

The Heat is On campaign to combat holiday party DUI tickets

Mesa County Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious incident

Active warrant arrest causes brief shelter in place for Bookcliff Middle School

Christmas tree safety

Sesame Street puppeteer Carroll Spinney dies at age 85

Grand Junction City Council approves 2020 Adopted Budget

College Football Playoff showdowns: LSU vs. Oklahoma; Ohio State vs. Clemson

N.J. university holds vigil after suicides

Police: Slain Arkansas officer ‘ambushed’ in patrol vehicle

‘Benson,’ ‘Star Trek’ actor René Auberjonois has died at 79

North Dakota county may become US’s 1st to bar new refugees

Big Bird, Ronstadt, Sally Field celebrated at Kennedy Center

2 Alabama deputies injured in dragging incident caught on video

‘Frozen 2’ leads box office again; ‘Playmobil’ flops

Rapper Juice WRLD dies after medical emergency in Chicago

Watchdog expected to find Russia probe valid, despite flaws

Woman charged in fatal Md. crash after 92 mini liquor bottles found in car

North Korea conducts ‘important test’ at once-dismantled rocket launch site

Mother allegedly ran over Calif. barber who nicked her son’s neck during haircut

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They were aspiring aviators who were gunned down at flight school

"He died a hero and we are beyond proud, but there is a hole in our hearts that can never be filled," one of the victims' relatives said.

Disease killing Florida’s orange trees and spiking juice prices

A disease called “citrus greening” is killing orange trees, ruining the fruit and putting Florida growers’ livelihoods at risk. Fruit from infected trees often have less juice, causing prices to jump almost 19 percent over the last year.

4-year-old twins survive horrifying car crash into Washington State ravine

The twin girls were on a trip with their father when the car careened down a steep ravine. Their father died but the girls survived, helped each other out of the car and climbed to the road, where a woman saw them and called authorities.

Caroll Spinney, puppeteer who brought Big Bird to life, dies at 85

Spinney, the legendary puppeteer who brought iconic Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch to life, died on Sunday at his home in Connecticut. He spoke to NBC’s Harry Smith last year to mark his 50 year career with the show.

Police arrest California man who appeared to simulate mass shooting in videos

In graphic video posted online, a Southern California man talks to himself inside a hotel room and takes aim using a cache of weapons at pedestrians on the street below. The 30-year-old was arrested after police received an anonymous tip from someone in the man’s online gaming community.