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  1. Troy Tulowitzki trade the subject of Purple Dinosaur Podcast: Freakout EditionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Purple Row

    WHAT JUST HAPPENED? Troy Tulowitzki is gone, and in return, the Rockies got a bunch of prospects you've probably never heard of . We'll break down the deal, our thoughts on it, what you can expect from these prospects and more.

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  2. DA: Shooting of man who took officers hostage was justifiedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... border. The wildlife officer eventually overpowered Damon, took back his gun and shot him to death near the town of Dinosaur. A lab analysis found that Damon had 1,000 nanograms per milliliter of methamphetamines in his blood. In comparison, the ...

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  3. Prosecutors clear Colorado officers held at gunpoint before killing suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    Prosecutors on Thursday cleared two officers in the fatal shooting of a suspect in northwest Colorado during a harrowing March encounter along a lonely stretch of rural highway. Colorado Parks and Wildlife Officer Nathan Martinez and Moffat County Sheriff's Deputy Bhrent Shock were legally justified in killing James Damon, 46, in Dinosaur, District Attorney Brett Barkey ruled.

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  4. DA: Shooting of hostage-taker was justifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | TheDenverChannel

    ... border. The wildlife officer eventually overpowered Damon, took back his gun and shot him to death near the town of Dinosaur. A lab analysis found that Damon had 1,000 nanograms per milliliter of methamphetamines in his blood. In comparison, the ...

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  5. Fatal police shooting near Colorado, Utah border legally justified, D.A. saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Deseret News

    Investigators with the 14th Judicial District's critical incident team process a crime scene on March 10, 2015, near Dinosaur, Colorado, where authorities say two officers were disarmed and taken hostage by a Mississippi couple. James Brent Damon, 46, was killed by one of the officers, and Georgie Lousie Hand, 43, was arrested.

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  6. Fatal police shooting near Utah, Colorado border legally justified, D.A. saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KSL-TV

    ... the keys and went to get the truck. Investigators: Officers briefly held hostage before fatal shooting near Dinosaur A Moffat County sheriff's deputy and a Colorado wildlife officer were briefly held hostage by a man and woman Monday before a ...

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  7. Museum institution to celebrate 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... trucks at Cross Orchard - one of the multitude of collections the museum holds, from guns to Indian artifacts to dinosaur bones. Photo courtesy of the Museum of Western Colorado. For half a century, the Museum of Western Colorado has won solid ...

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  8. Dinosaur Sees Increase in Total Visitation for First Six Months of 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Dinosaur National Monument

    Jensen, UT & Dinosaur, CO - Except for a slight dip in May, the first 6 months of 2015 have been busy ones at Dinosaur National Monument. As of June 30, recreational visits tallied a total of 120,543 - a 12.7% increase over the same time period in 2014.

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  9. Snapshots: Adventure in Colorado's Grand Valley, a big birthday for a horse & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Grand Junction Free Press

    ... Castle on July 7 with Fruita Community Center's Senior Center. The next scheduled trip is set for Aug. 18-19 to Dinosaur National Park. The trip costs $125 per person and it is open to ages 55 and older. Transportation, a one-night stay, museum ...

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  10. Dinosaur Journey Museum in Fruita hosts new 'Hatching the Past' exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Grand Junction Free Press

    Chilldren can dress up and pretend to be a mother dinosaur at Dinosaur Journey Museum's "Hatching the Past" exhibit. Finding a dinosaur bone is pretty rare.

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  11. With No New Growth, Firefighters Scale Back At Moffat County WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    Firefighters battling a wildfire that broke out last Saturday in Moffat County near the town of Dinosaur have scaled down on Thursday to due minimal growth. The fire, which is burning on Dinosaur National Monument property in the Ecklund Draw area along the Green River's Lodore Canyon, was estimated at 526 acres on Thursday morning.

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  12. Five Days On The Yampa Through Dinosaur National MonumentRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | National Parks Traveler

    With the Green and Colorado rivers in the neighborhood, it's not surprising that the Yampa River that flows through Dinosaur National Monument is overlooked. And that's not a bad thing.

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  13. River Campsites at Pot Creek Closed Due to Bear ActivityRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Holtville Tribune

    Jensen, Utah & Dinosaur, Colorado - Monument staff have closed the two river campsites at Pot Creek which located along the Green River in the Canyon of the Lodore until further notice due to bear activity in the area. On June 24th a rafting group reported to the EchoPark Ranger that they encountered a bear at Pot Creek Campsite # 2 the previous night.

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  14. Colorado high waters taking toll; at least two dead SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... dispatcher Darlene Larson said. Few details were available, she said. Rescuers also were combing the Green River in Dinosaur National Park in northwestern Colorado on Sunday after a raft flipped in rapids. A 34-year-old Denver man drowned, said ...

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  15. Purple Dinosaur Podcast previews Colorado Rockies' short-season minor league clubsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Purple Row

    Grand Junction Rockies GM Tim Ray joins the show, and the guys also discuss the impending promotion of Jon Gray. Short-season baseball has arrived as the Grand Junction Rockies and Boise Hawks open their season with a wealth of talent at the Rockies' lower minor league levels.

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  16. Words From a Nerd: Twisting the nostalgia teatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Colorado Daily

    Early scenes hint at a franchise on the brink of an existential crisis. Dinosaur theme park manager Claire guides prospective investors through the park's research corridors, where lab coats have been pipetting with a reckless disregard for the natural order of things.

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  17. News Briefs: Fireworks giveaway, art expo, En Fuego pop-up restaurant, & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Grand Junction Free Press

    ... (144 Kluge Ave., Palisade) on Tuesday, June 23, from 5-7 p.m. It will feature "Tocino En Fuego" or bacon on fire. Dinosaur Journey (555 Jurassic Court, Fruita) was recently listed as one of "America's Best Dinosaur Exhibits" by TravelChannel.com. It ...

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  18. Wanted: Thieves Who Stole 15 Foot Dinosaur In Northern ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | CBS Local

    A business in Fort Collins is asking people to be on the lookout for a missing 15 foot dinosaur statue. The dinosaur was installed a few weeks ago outside the JAX Ranch & Home store off Highway 287 on the north side of town.

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  19. Fort Collins Business has Dinosaur Kidnapped; Reward Being OfferedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    A dinosaur in the Fort Collins area has been kidnapped, and the local business where it was housed is looking for your help in bringing it back to the location. Jax Ranch and Home , location on 287 in Fort Collins, just moved the new mascot "Dino the Dinosaur" to the area approximately two weeks ago.

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  20. Entertainment Briefs: June 12-18Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The public is encouraged to purchase tickets early for the upcoming Feast of Skulls celebration set for Aug. 22 at Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court, in Fruita. The event celebrates the Grand Valley's treasured paleontological heritage and will featuring GJ Rockestra in concert, dinner, auctions and dancing.

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