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Pot Vote In Mesa County Town Passes By 4 In Unofficial Tally

De Beque may become the first municipality in Mesa County to accept retail pot shops sometime in the future.


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Police: Fruita Teacher Arrested After Asking For Topless Photos From Students

A teacher in Fruita who also coached tennis has been arrested after allegedly asking students to send him nude photos.


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How Fruita And Moab Became Mountain Bike Meccas

From unlikely blue-collar roots, two of the planet’s premier mountain biking destinations took form.


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Man ID’d In Shooting Involving Fruita Officers

Coroner’s officials say a man who was killed in a shooting involving Fruita police officers had multiple gunshot wounds.


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Officers Shoot, Kill Man Who Shot At Them In Fruita

Police in Fruita are investigating a shooting involving an officer that ended with the death of one man.


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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip To Fruita

Fall is the time to get off the beaten path of I-70 and explore what is known as the mountain-biking mecca of Colorado. Only about 4.5 hours west of Denver, Fruita is a little-known treasure of our state.


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Mesa Colorado Legislative Candidate Refuses To Step Down

A candidate for the Colorado House of Representatives is refusing to step down after admitting mistakes over his job as a police officer and a bankruptcy filing.


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$29.5M In Lottery Funds Going To Colorado River Projects

Gov. John Hickenlooper is doling out nearly $30 million in outdoor recreation funds for open space, outdoor recreation and trail projects centered around river corridors.


Parks And Wildlife Commission Reviews Trail Plans

The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission is reviewing funding for motorized and non-motorized trail projects over the next year and a half.


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Colorado Communities Holding Elections

More than a hundred municipalities across Colorado are holding elections this week on everything from tax increases and marijuana to plastic bags.