Fruita Info

Fruita, Colorado is located in Mesa County. Zip codes in Fruita, CO include 81521. The median home price in Fruita is $225,000 which is roughly $124/per square foot. More Fruita information.

Local Charities in Fruita, CO

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Fruita News

Local news for Fruita, CO continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

13 hrs ago | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

Go Play: Grand Valley road rides not to miss

The Colorado National Monument provides great scenery along the 26 miles of Rim Rock Drive between Grand Junction and Fruita, Colo.

Comment?

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Monday freeze expected to damage crops, another freeze expected

An early-morning freeze may have damaged several varieties of fruit trees that were in full bloom in the Grand Valley, and a second freeze is expected Tuesday morning.

Comment?

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Palisade is sweet on bees

Kimberlee Boulden, 9, of Fruita concentrates as she tries to spell "beanbag" during the second round of the Spelling Bee at the Palisade Honeybee Festival on Saturday.

Comment?

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death Notices, April 12, 2014

Survivors include one son, David; three daughters, Debbie Hamm, Gail Klevens and Sherry Fix; one brother, Bernie Klevens; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Comment?

Denver Westword

Recreational pot sales rejected in many towns, but advocate thinks most will come around

Colorado's marijuana laws allow communities to decide whether or not to allow recreational sales.

Comment?

Thu Apr 10, 2014

KKCO-TV Grand Junction

Fruita Riverfront Trail Phase 3 construction in progress

Concrete trail work will continue on the I-70 Frontage Road from 18 A1 2 Road to the 20 Road overpass.

Comment?

The Telluride Watch

Up Bear Creek | a Look at the Fruita Model of Combined Library/Rec Center

FRUITA Got to tour the impressive facilities of this Mesa County outlier of 13,000 folks where the City co-located its new Community Recreation Center, Senior Center and Mesa County Branch Library adjacent the Hospital, High School and an Elementary.

Comment?

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death Notices, April 9, 2014

Survivors include her husband, Ervin Shinskey of Grand Junction; one son, Austin Faria of San Diego, three daughters, Cathy Gardner of Taylorsville, Utah, Alexis Faria of Grand Junction and Ashley Faria of Yuma, Ariz.; and two grandchildren.

Comment?

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Printed letters, April 6, 2014

Pity poor Kara Taylor. She had to endure the indignity of having herself and her children exposed to the hated gospel of Jesus Christ while at a museum , of all places! Where are the freethinkers of western Colorado when you need them? Call out the National Guard and American atheists; an unspeakable travesty has taken place in Fruita.

Comment?

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Denver Post

Mesa County: suspected drunken driver arrested in fatal crash

State troopers have arrested a 20-year-old woman on suspicion of vehicular homicide and drunken driving after the Jeep she was driving rolled and ejected her 18-year-old cousin, authorities say.

Comment?

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death notices, April 4, 2014

Survivors include one son, Gary Jr., of Nederland; his mother, Ellen Farnsworth of Clifton; four brothers, Bobby of Lakewood, Larry of Fruita, Danny of Grand Junction and Kevin of Clifton; and three sisters, Glenda Logue of Clifton and Sherry Silva and Tina Sleigh, both of Grand Junction.

Comment?

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Gazette

Some Palmer Lake residents vow to keep fighting for recreational pot

Even though Palmer Lake's recreational marijuana measure was voted down Tuesday, the smoke hasn't settled on the issue.

Comment?

CBS Local

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

In unofficial results, the measure passed Tuesday by only four votes. Fruita voters decided Tuesday to not allow the recreational sale of marijuana within city limits.

Comment?

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

De Beque approves retail pot; Fruita declines

Retail marijuana was on the ballot in a number of Mesa County locales, but it was small-town De Beque that became the first municipality in the county to accept the prospect of retail pot shops sometime in the future.

Comment?

KKCO-TV Grand Junction

Turnout for municipal elections not breaking records

Three of the four municipalities with elections tonight in Mesa County have marijuana questions on their ballots.

Comment?

Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death Notices, March 26, 2014

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary Chapel, followed by burial at New Elmwood Cemetery in Fruita.

Comment?

Sat Mar 22, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Death notices, March 23, 2014

Survivors include his wife, Barbara; two sons, Mark W. and C. Paul, both of Grand Junction; three daughters, Dana LeeAnn Colloty and Caryl L. Batdorf, both of Grand Junction, and Catherine Z. Plant of Golden; one brother, Gary C. of Grand Junction; one sister, Cloy Ann Reed of Chicago; nine grandchildren; and six great-granchildren.

Comment?

Fri Mar 21, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Udall: Monument-to-park bill coming soon

Sen. Mark Udall, left, addresses possible national park status for Colorado National Monument and other National Park Sevice lands around the state in his opening remarks Friday at a meeting with local interested parties at Colorado Mesa University's student center.

Comment?

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Cortez Journal News

Plewe leads Bears in Fruita

Thanks in large part to sophomore Kiselya Plewe, the Dolores High School girls golf team is making a name for itself in the high school golfing community.Opening their season on March 17 at the Adobe Creek National Golf Course the Bears shot a total score of 334 to place them in the middle of the 18-team tournament.The biggest...

Comment?

Tue Mar 18, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Happy campers don't mind fee

Stefan Benier, left, of Bozeman, Mont., pulls kitchen duty as his friends chat at their campsite at the North Fruita Desert Campground.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Fruita Jobs

•••