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ACLU Unimpressed By Colorado City Anti-Begging Law

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The ACLU says Grand Junction’s city council has taken a step in the right direction with changes to its anti-begging law, but could go further. 120 more words

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Moon over Junction

I took this several years ago. No. I did not wake up on the 15th to take a pic of the red/orange moon. I was up at 2:00 letting the doggies out, but not up at 3. 33 more words

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Girl Scout Gold Award Project: Carly U-Ren, Grand Junction, "Memory Books for Dementia Patients"

Carly U-Ren
Grand Junction
Fruita Monument High School
Memory Books for Dementia Patients

What did you do for your Gold Award project?

I made beautiful Memory Books for a dementia unit in my hometown. 312 more words

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Cantaloupe Or Peaches? Colorado Lawmaker Says -- Both

DENVER (AP) – Cantaloupe or peaches? Alamosa Republican state Sen. Larry Crowder wants both to be Colorado’s official state fruits.

Crowder said Friday that he will attempt to add Rocky Ford cantaloupe to a bill introduced in the Legislature to make the Palisade peach Colorado’s official state fruit. 54 more words

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Government Extends Public Comment Period On Cuckoo

DENVER (AP) – The public comment period on a proposal to list yellow-billed cuckoos as a threatened species has been extended again as a result of the government shutdown last fall. 207 more words

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Cyber Attacks: Are You Prepared?

Unlike physical threats that prompt immediate action—like stop, drop and roll if you catch on fire—cyber threats are often difficult to identify and understand. Cyber threats include dangers such as viruses erasing entire systems, intruders breaking into systems and altering files, intruders using your computer or device to attack others, and intruders stealing confidential information. 836 more words

Mesa County Grapples With High Suicide Rate

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) – Police knew about the suicidal tendencies of nearly a third of the people who killed themselves in Mesa County in the first half of last year, according to a new study that found gaps in monitoring, counseling, drug treatment and other areas in the county where the suicide rate is double the state’s and triple the nation’s. 203 more words

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