Delta County Newswire (Page 8)

Delta County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Delta County, CO. (Page 8)

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  1. Colorado GOP official quitsover racist Obama memeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... speaks candidly about past drug addiction as he reveals he didn't take acting seriously as a young actor Delta County chairwoman of GOP quits after posting racist Obama meme that compared him to a chimpanzee on her Facebook page The chairwoman of ...

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  2. Colorado Republican who posted racist photo comparing Obama to a chimp resigns under pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | The Raw Story

    US President Barack Obama speaks at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey, December 15, 2014 More than a month after posting a racist meme comparing President Barack Obama to a chimpanzee, a Colorado Republican has resigned, the Daily Sentinel reports . Linda Sorenson, chairwoman of the Delta County Republican Party, resigned from her post late this week after an accountability meeting on Thursday looking into her claims that her Facebook page was "hacked" and hackers were to blame for the image.

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  3. GOP official quits after charges she used racist Obama memeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The chairwoman of the Delta County Republican Party who was accused of favoritism and posting a racist meme on her Facebook page has resigned. Party officials were upset after a photo compared President Barack Obama to a chimpanzee appeared on Linda Sorenson web page, the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reported .

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  4. Delta County chairwoman of GOP resignsRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... - since Sorenson's resignation makes the matter moot. Don Suppes, mayor of Orchard City, who is running for the Delta County Commission, said he wasn't at the meeting, but did receive the email. "There's no room for racism, intended or unintended, ...

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  5. Delta native to replace Judge BottgerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... waitress and a grandson of a court reporter, Timbreza said he spent many an hour growing up in the courtroom of Delta County District Judge Robert Brown. "From the time I was 10 years old, I was fascinated" with the work of the courts, Timbreza ...

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  6. Justman coasts to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... "When I first became a commissioner, we met with the DA. He said, 'We can't retain our middle level people.' Delta County was paying $10,000 more. We made some adjustments and took care of that. But now the senior prosecutors are in a similar ...

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  7. Tipton: Stop foot-dragging on coal studyRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The Office of Management and Budget's involvement in an environmental study of the North Fork coal area is creating uncertainty, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., said in a letter to the agency head. The environmental study, which was to be completed this fall, was delayed at the request of the agency, which is part of the executive office of the president.

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  8. County gets $70K extra from PILT fundRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... for the federal land in their jurisdiction, land on which they are unable to collect property taxes. Delta County received $577,462 for its 404,369 federal acres and Garfield County collected $3,048,152 for 1,187,874 acres. Montrose County took in ...

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  9. Three suspects in fraud cases plead not guiltyRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... faces four counts of bank fraud and creating fictitious financial instruments the indictment said took place in Delta County. Glaub is accused of six counts of false claims and mailing fictitious financial instruments in Douglas County. The ...

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  10. Head and heart battles in 'War on Coal'Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... average. More states, even the military, are adopting renewable energy standards Colorado pioneered. Already Delta County has lost around 1,000 jobs according to County Commissioner Bruce Hovde. That, says Hotchkiss Mayor Wendell Koontz, is ...

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