Colorado National Monument Newswire

Colorado National Monument Newswire

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  1. Traffic alert, May 30, 2017Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... a.m., MondayFriday. Expect lane closures and possible detours. Anticipated completion is May 5. Colorado National Monument: Crews are working at Half Tunnel to stabilize the road surface and make repairs to the rock retaining walls along various ...

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  2. Religion briefs, April 29, 2017Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Holy Family Catholic School will sponsor a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today in the school cafeteria and outdoor garage, at 78626 1/2 Road. Redlands United Methodist Church, Fruita United Methodist Churche and Palisade United Methodist Church co-sponsored an Easter sunrise service at Colorado National Monument.

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  3. Jay Evensen: Trump's efforts unlikely to settle Western lands issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Deseret News

    ... in managing that land," writes Jay Evensen. Earlier this month, I drove my family through the Colorado National Monument, just outside Grand Junction. We marveled at the sheer cliffs, the tall monolithic rock structures and the colors that seemed to ...

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  4. Fight likely in review of parksRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... believes a presidential proclamation should supersede input from the public or Congress." Colorado National Monument, 20,000 acres, was established by President William Howard Taft in 1911 after Congress was unable to agree to establish a national ...

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  5. Missing campers return homeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 24 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The two people who were reported missing after not returning as planned from a weekend camping trip have arrived safely at home, according to the Mesa County Sheriff's Office. Terry Jackson, 34, and his fiance's 8-year-old son Kayden Cook went camping Friday and planned to camp in the Colorado National Monument or the Glade Park area.

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  6. Missing Colorado Campers Return HomeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 24 | US News & World Report

    ... anyone. They returned home Monday. The two left Friday afternoon saying they planned to go to the Colorado National Monument or Glade Park area in Mesa County, but actually went to Montrose County. The sheriff's office says it's always a good idea ...

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  7. Mesa County authorities search for man with fiancee's 8-year-old son missing after camping tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Denver Post

    Terry Jackson has a history of changing his mind about where he's going and doesn't have phone, authorities say The Mesa County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding a man who took his fiance's 8-year-old son camping Friday didn't return home Sunday as planned. Terry Jackson, 34, and the boy, Kayden Cook, left Clifton around 4:30 p.m. Friday for a camping and fishing trip in the Colorado National Monument or Glade Park areas.

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  8. Monuments under fireRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 23 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... Slope, it's a great reminder of how fortunate we are to be so close to many iconic landscapes. Colorado National Monument, Dinosaur National Monument, Arches National Park and Black Canyon National Park are day-trip destinations for us. Many of our ...

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  9. Traffic Alert, April 23, 2017Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... a.m., MondayFriday. Expect lane closures and possible detours. Anticipated completion is May. Colorado National Monument: Crews are working at Half Tunnel to stabilize the road surface and make repairs to the rock retaining walls in various ...

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  10. At Hanging Lake, vandals once again leave their mark on natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Denver Post

    ... rocks in seven national parks throughout the West, including Rocky Mountain National Park and the Colorado National Monument, and then posted photos on social media in 2014? To satisfy that urge, the Colorado Mountain Club collects summit registers ...

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  11. Printed Letters: April 21, 2017Read the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    I recently had the opportunity to attend a field trip for the second-grade class from Dual Immersion Academy to the Colorado National Monument. I wanted to tell the Park Service and the volunteer members of the Mesa County Search and Rescue team what an awesome experience they provided for our students.

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  12. Jeff Mitton: The beetles in the cactus flowers are not pollinatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Daily Camera

    ... on Interstate 70 through Colorado, you enter McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area between Colorado National Monument and the Utah border. It is most well known for the Black Canyons Wilderness and Rattlesnake Canyon south of the Colorado ...

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  13. Anna RickenbachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... 5,375 Year Built: 2006 Lot Size: 0.41 Acres Garage: Three-Car Attached Surrounded by views of the Colorado National Monument and steps away from hiking and biking trails sits this incredible home. Grand both inside and out - the lawn has been ...

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  14. Science, not SilenceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 16 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... pikas to habitat loss? Try Dr. Johanna Varner. More interested in the fire history of the Colorado National Monument? Dr. Deborah Kennard is your person. Dr. Andres Aslan and students endeavor to understand the geology of large rivers like the ...

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  15. Briefs, April 15, 2017Read the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    In celebration of National Park Week, the entrance fees at Colorado National Monument will be waived today and Sunday and April 22 and 23. Spring hours are now in effect at Colorado National Monument. The visitor center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

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  16. Painting the monument: John Lintott keen to emphasize art on Colorado National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Artist John Lintott paints plein air on Colorado National Monument every Friday morning and invites others to paint with him. Lintott is the art coordinator for the Colorado National Monument Association.

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  17. City election moved the needle, but we still need an identityRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 9 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... greatest natural resources are the things we look at every day - the Grand Mesa to the east, the Colorado National Monument to the south, the Bookcliffs to the north and the junction of the Colorado and Gunnison Rivers for which our city is named. ...

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  18. Traffic alert, April 9Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 8 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... normal work hours. All business access will be maintained. Anticipated completion is late April. Colorado National Monument: Crews are working at Half Tunnel to stabilize the road surface and make repairs to the rock retaining walls along various ...

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  19. You Can Get Into Colorado's National Parks Free on These Days in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... he gate. Here are the days in 2017 that you can enjoy Rocky Mountain National Park, Black Canyon, Colorado National Monument, the Great Sand Dunes, Mesa Verde and more for free, courtesy of the National Park Service :

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  20. Donna Fullerton: Photographs, smiles and memoriesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 6 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    There's Antelope Canyon in Page, Arizona, with its iconic colors and light streams on display on a metal plate. There are photos of the more-familiar surroundings of Colorado National Monument, along with Yellowstone National Park, the Grand Canyon and Muir Woods National Monument in California.

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