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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.

04/02/2014

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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.

01/02/2014

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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.

07/13/2013

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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.

06/17/2013

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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.

06/16/2013

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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.

09/29/2012

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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.

08/22/2012

Gov. John Hickenlooper at the announcement on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

$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.

06/19/2012

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.

04/12/2012

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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.

04/03/2012

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