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Despite a biting wind and the threat of snow, at least 200 marchers joined together in Grand Junction to celebrate the life of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther ...
Police investigating situation at Palisade High School KKCO-TV
Police are currently investigating a situation at Palisade High School.
Student Spotlight, Jan. 12, 2019 | Lifestyle The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Josie DeHart of Fruita was named to the fall 2018 semester dean's list at University of Wisconsin–Whitewater.
Your Town, Jan. 13, 2019 | Columns The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A blast from the past. The news item below, detailing January's Oral History presentation, set off a flood of memories dating back to 1980, when I first moved to ...
Palisade High School getting new additions KKCO-TV
After measures 3A and 3B passed in November, Palisade High School will finally get some much-needed additions and renovations.
Student of the Week: Palisade High School senior Annika Kitzman The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
GPA: 4.1. Favorite book and its author: "The Giver" by Lois Lowry. Favorite TV show: "Parks and Recreation". Favorite band or musician: The Beatles.
District 51 breaks ground on Palisade High School gym KKCO-TV
Thanks to the bond measure 3B that voters passed last November, Palisade High School is breaking ground on a new gym. It'll have new locker rooms, ...
Student of the Week: Palisade High School senior Logan Tarman The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
GPA: 4.35. Favorite book and its author: "Astrophysics for People in a Hurry" by Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Favorite TV show: "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" or ...
Palisade valedictorian navigates overlap of Iranian, American cultures The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
When Emad Shahnoushi Foroushani walked across the stage at Palisade High School's graduation Monday night, he did so as class valedictorian, a passionate ...
Student of the Week, Palisade High School senior Dyllon Hoaglund The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
GPA: 4.22. Favorite book and its author: "Beloved" by Toni Morrison. Favorite TV show: "Better Call Saul". Favorite band or musician: J. Cole or Post Malone.
Student of the Week: Palisade High School senior Brendon Anderson The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
GPA: 4.4. Favorite book and its author: "In Retrospect" by Robert S. McNamara. Favorite TV show: "The Office". Favorite band or musician: Logic. After-school ...
Palisade boys dominate in the paint to get first win over GJ since 2011 The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
When Palisade's Zane Haas made his way around the Grand Junction defense and delivered a rattling dunk in the second quarter Thursday night, a play that ...
Student of the Week: Palisade High School senior Maxwell Weckerly The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
GPA: 4.01. Favorite book and its author: "The Giver" by Lois Lowry. Favorite TV show: "The Office". Favorite band or musician: Oh Wonder. After-school activities: ...
Indians top 'Dogs The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
The Palisade High School volleyball team battled Thursday night, but lost 25-23, 26-24, 25-15 to Montrose.
Officials ask for students' views on school safety The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
"How many of you know someone who has been depressed?" Christine Harms, director of Colorado's School Safety Resource Center, asked this question of ...
New magazine focuses on Palisade | Western Colorado The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A new quarterly Palisade-centered magazine "Bushels and Barrels of Palisade" arrived in residents' mailboxes recently — a 24-page magazine featuring local ...
The Jason and Cam show The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A pair of quick scores gave Palisade High School's football team an early lead Thursday night. A key defensive play in the fourth quarter against Durango ...
Battle of the bands at Stocker The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
For six years in a row, the Palisade High School Marching Band has earned second place at the annual state competition.
Police arrest minor in PHS vandalism case KKCO-TV
One person has been arrested in connection to a vandalism case at Palisade High School last month.
Palisade students bringing 'Oklahoma!' to Colorado KKCO-TV
Students in the performing arts program at Palisade High School are making last minute preparations for their musical presentation.
Students to build Palisade hatchery | Western Colorado The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
If all goes according to plan, an outbuilding at Palisade High School with be teeming with hundreds of razorback suckers a year from now. Building a high school ...
John Arledge to lead Rifle High School Glenwood Springs Post Independent
The Garfield Re-2 school board has selected longtime Mesa County educator John Arledge to become the new principal at Rifle High School. Arledge currently ...
International bodybuilding competition comes to Palisade KKCO-TV
Dozens showed off their muscles at the International Natural Bodybuilding Association competition Saturday in Palisade.
Hitting the hardwood The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Thanks to hard work in the offseason and a slew of returning players, the Palisade High School boys basketball team is looking forward to a potential breakout ...
Recent grad making waves in the business world The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Abagale Stone would have had a busy high school career even if she was just part of the International Baccalaureate program at Palisade High School, ran ...
Palisade High School officials ID teen missing near Colorado River in letter to parents KKCO-TV
MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO) -- In a letter from Palisade High School principal Dan Bollinger to parents, Bollinger identified the teen who went missing in the ...
Palisade sees new activities in housing, business The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
The festival season has begun in Palisade and will continue throughout the summer and into the fall, with the next scheduled festival, Palisade Brews and ...
'Dogs hit the floor running The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
For the past five seasons the Palisade High School girls basketball team has seen enormous success, finishing each season with a winning record and a trip to ...
Another pack of bulldogs graduates from Palisade High KKCO-TV
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Stocker Stadium became the home of the Bulldogs Monday night, as Palisade High School's class of 2017 walked ...
Putting in the miles pays off for Hittle with victory The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Rebecca Hittle has already put in a lot of miles for the Palisade High School cross-country team.
Palisade loses late lead, ties with Montrose The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Palisade looked to be headed for a windy win Thursday at Long Family Park.
High School: Porter named Palisade Baseball Head coach KKCO-TV
On Monday morning Palisade High School announced the hiring of Nate Porter as the new Head Baseball Coach, to replace Aaron Howard. Nate Porter grew ...
Authorities on alert after threats made toward several schools KKCO-TV
MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Local authorities said it is safe for students to school Wednesday morning, as they investigate rumors of possible threats ...
Palisade High School is remembering the life of 14-year-old Justin Burns KJCT8.com
Students and staff of Palisade High School are remembering and honoring the 14-year-old who was shot and killed while hunting on the Grand Mesa on ...
20-year-old man arrested after girl eats pot cookie The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A Clifton man who authorities believe sold a marijuana-laced cookie that passed through several sets of hands before hospitalizing a middle school student ...
'Dogs run past Huskies, clinch conference title The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
High snap — no problem. Converging defenders — no problem. Remaining defenders — no problem.
New Subdivision Plans To Add 70 Lots To Palisade WesternSlopeNow
Palisade, the small town has a population of roughly 2600 residents when comparing multiple resources. The addition of a new 70-lot subdivision near Palisade ...
Finalists for interim school boss The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
School District 51's Board of Education selected three finalists for the post of interim superintendent on Thursday, picking a former District 51 administrator and ...
Coaching conundrum The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
When Wendy MacAskill writes her daughter's name in the starting lineup, she leaves mom's penmanship at home.
Summit High boys soccer blasts Palisade; two Tigers golfers shoot below 80 at regional, qualify for states Summit Daily News
The Summit Tigers varsity boys soccer team ran away with an emphatic home victory over Palisade on Saturday morning with a final score of 9-1.After a ...
District 51 shakeup begins to take shape The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
After three months of applications, interviews and anticipation that followed School District 51 Superintendent Ken Haptonstall's announcement of a sweeping ...
District 51 ceiling tiles will have to be replaced The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Lori Raper knows the story behind every one of the nearly 300 painted tiles that used to cover her classroom ceiling.
'Cats chase 'Dogs The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
The roster looks a little different this season, but the Fruita Monument High School volleyball team will still be competitive.
'He was somebody that you don't forget' The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
When Brandon Sanchez showed up at the horse tracks, everybody knew his name.
Having a ball The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Coaches took notice of Masson Barber this offseason.
Bears top Bulldogs The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
The Palisade High School girls basketball team led by coach Danielle Bagwell excel at creating tough defensive matchups year after year.
Local prep athletes sign to continue education, sports in college The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
When Sami Feller verbally committed to Arizona State University women's soccer team as a sophomore at Palisade High School, she was surprised when the ...
Palisade places three on CHSAA all-state FB first team The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Three members of the Palisade High School football team were first-team selections when the Colorado High School Activities Association's Class 3A all-state ...
Kindness in a time of fear at Palisade High School KJCT8.com
On a normal day at Palisade High School they serve about 300 meals, on this day they had to serve more than 1200.
Yearbook marketing creates controversy at Palisade HS KJCT8.com
A yearbook marketing scheme created controversy at Palisade High School after posters were put on the walls around the school.
Three candidates for superintendent vie for top position The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
With 104 years of combined time spent in education, the three finalists for School District 51's interim superintendent have a broad range of experience to draw ...
Palisade's progress Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Game by game, play by play, the Palisade High School boys basketball team is getting better.
HS Baseball: Palisade gets first win against Pueblo Centennial KKCO-TV
The Palisade baseball team earned their first win over Pueblo Centennial on Saturday morning at Suplizio Field.
Bulldog tradition The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Palisade coach Joe Ramunno has a unique ability to weave optimism and concern into a tightly wound ball of football philosophy.
District 51 teacher honored for going above and beyond KKCO-TV
A dozen teachers were honored this weekend by the District 51 Foundation for being outstanding educators. We take an in-depth look at one of those teachers.
Bus system seeks boost in funding The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Valerie Wheeler admires the way bus drivers for Grand Valley Transit always extend a hand to elderly and disabled folks, steadying them on the bumpy ...
Palisade High School Academic Team Wins State Competition WesternSlopeNow
The Palisade High School Academic Team returned from Pueblo after competing at the statewide Matchwits Tournament as this year's champions.
D51 interviews interim superintendent candidates; Decision to come soon KKCO-TV
Diana Sirko, Matt Diers and Norm Ridder are all vying for the job. They took turns doing hour long interviews for the board members Thursday night, and ...
Basecamp RV Resort Open for Camping WesternSlopeNow
Off shore from the Colorado River and at the foot of Mt. Lincoln, a new campground opens in Palisade on Wednesday.
Construction on school, gyms expected to start this summer The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Construction on a new Orchard Mesa Middle School, two new gymnasiums and more than $50 million in repairs and upgrades in School District 51 will start this ...
Garfield Re-2 announces Rifle High School principal finalists Glenwood Springs Post Independent
The Garfield Re-2 School District invites the public to meet the final candidates for the Rifle High School principal position, at 6:30 p.m. today at the high school.
Christmas concert a mass of brass The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Hundreds of people paused from the rush of Christmas shopping at Mesa Mall on Saturday to bask in the sound of 73 tubas and euphoniums playing in sync at ...
Chef brings experience, good taste to high school culinary program The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Between the salad station and the grill "is where the magic happens," Christina Horn said with a motion of her arm toward the cook line.
Biz Buzz, April 8, 2018 | Business The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A brand new coffee shop is nearly ready to call Palisade home and should be open in the next two weeks. Peaches Coffee Company, 309 W. Eighth St., Unit 1,
BULLDOGS BUST THROUGH Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
JOHNSTOWN — Cole Tscherter felt responsible for the predicament Palisade High School's football team was in Saturday afternoon.
Sailors embrace underdog role heading into regional volleyball playoffs Steamboat Pilot & Today
Steamboat Springs senior Sarah Heckel leaps for a solo block against Rifle earlier this season. The Sailors will travel to Palisade High School on Saturday for ...
Winslow Crane hoists 20,000 pound units | Article American Cranes and Transport
Winslow Crane used a 500 ton Liebherr LTM 1400-7.1 to hoist 20000 pound rooftop units in Palisade, CO.
Students let their voices be heard on violence in schools The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Hundreds of students in schools across the Grand Valley stood up from their desks and silently walked out of class Wednesday morning — not in agreement on ...
Palisade gets grant for new skate park KKCO-TV
PALISADE, Colo-- Skaters will have the chance to get things rolling in Palisade soon. The town was awarded $20,000 from Great Outdoors Colorado and the ...
From the Archive The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps was killed on April 9, 2004, by hostile fire in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was 19, and a year previous had ...
District 51 schools have not been tested for radon in about a decade, are they safe? KKCO-TV
It seeps up from the ground as decayed uranium that eventually turns into radon gas. The entire state of Colorado has high concentrations of it. On the Western ...
Coroner confirms identity of body found in Colorado River KKCO-TV
The Mesa County Coroner's Office confirmed the body recovered from the Colorado River on Sunday was Alex Head, the teen swept into the river on July 6 ...
Athlete of the Week: Sami Feller & Lexi Newton KKCO-TV
The dynamic duo of Lexi Newton and Sami Feller are leading the Palisade Bulldogs on the pitch.
New leadership, similar results The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A large senior class can be both a blessing and a curse. The skill and experience the seniors bring can propel a team to great heights, but they take all.
Palisade senior named US Presidential Scholar KKCO-TV
Anqi Yu is days away from graduating from Palisade High School, and what better way to cap off her four years than being named a Presidential Scholar.
Biz Buzz: Dec. 20, 2018 | Business The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A new coffee shop coming to Palisade in February will offer some coffee, teas, jams and honey that are infused with cannabidiol.
Lt. Col. Anthony Somogyi retires after 12 years at High Altitude Aviation Training Site in Gypsum Vail Daily News
EAGLE — Lt. Col. Anthony Somogyi, of the Colorado Army National Guard, hadn't even flown a mission yet when he uncovered his dream assignment — the ...
Holdren hits Jackpot The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Weston Holdren's biggest goal for the season is still in sight.
Student of the Week, Jan. 22, 2017 The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Tully Purser, Palisade High School Senior. GPA: 4.3. Favorite book and its author: "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini. Favorite TV show: "Yuri!!! on Ice".
D51 increasing security at all high schools starting Tuesday KKCO-TV
School District 51 is increasing security at all district high schools starting Tuesday, Feb. 20, with extra security officers on campus during school hours.
THE LATEST: Central High School evacuated after threat; no threat found, MCSO says KKCO-TV
Students at Central High School were evacuated to Palisade High School due to 'unconfirmed threats' at the school on Tuesday.
SPECIAL REPORT: Students speak out about teacher misconduct KJCT8.com
Tweeting, Facebook messaging and texting are all forms of communication your children grew up with, but when adults get too comfortable using that ...
Return to powerlifting nets medal for Montrose's Miller The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
MONTROSE — Melody Miller thought her powerlifting days were in her past.
Minnesota man sentenced to 5 years in prison for Palisade boy's death KJCT8.com
Guy Pohto, the Minnesota man who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting a Palisade boy while they were both hunting on the Grand Mesa was sentenced to five ...
District 51 accepting School of Choice applications on March 6 KKCO-TV
Parents may soon begin applying for School District 51's School of Choice program.
Sales tax revenues continue to tick up in Mesa County The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
In a welcome development, Mesa County municipalities have seen a significant bump in sales tax revenue heading into the fourth quarter of 2018, pushing ...
Peak Performers Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Click arrows to view photo gallery. The Daily Sentinel will be listing Peak Performers every week, highlighting some of the outstanding performances from the ...
Music Scene: 'A Grand Valley Christmas' with the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra and Five By Design The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Favorite holiday classics will be performed in two Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra concerts featuring the vocal quintet Five By Design.
Teen shooting victim remembered as a "loving person" KKCO-TV
Friends and family are remembering Kiera Quintana. She was shot and killed in an Orchard Mesa City Market parking lot early Saturday morning.
Ardyth R. Exby | Obituaries Montrose Daily Press
Ardyth R. Exby died Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at McKee Medical Center in Loveland, Colorado. She was born March 10, 1929, in Hayes County, Nebraska, ...
Email Letters: December 20, 2017 | Opinion The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Ninth-grader learns about things more powerful than women's cleavage.
Quick Picks: Baroque Chamber Trio; 'Pina' screening; 'Home For The Holidays' The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Friday, Nov. 16. Go Baroque. Get ready to go back in time and gain a *fresh* perspective on period music with the Baroque Chamber Trio. Music and instruments ...
More schools fall into Nebraska's lowest performance classification Fremont Tribune
More of Nebraska's student and districts are in need of improvement this year — falling into the lowest of four performance levels in a state-mandated ...
Mock car crash teaches dangers of drinking and driving KKCO-TV
PALISADE, Colo.-- Students at Palisade High School watched as classmates were pulled out from a fatal drunk driving car accident Friday afternoon. Thankfully ...
District 51 ramps up suicide prevention efforts after student deaths The Criterion
Two high school students committed suicide on back-to-back days at opposite ends of Mesa County. A Fruita Monument High School student committed suicide ...
Andenucio Tournament kicks off four-day run at Runyon Pueblo Chieftain
After what happened last year and last weekend, Mario Mattivi has allowed himself to think about what things could be like this weekend at the 39th annual Tony ...
Mesa County School District Cites Marijuana Legalization For Rise In Student Drug Cases KVNF Public Radio
Last school year, Grand Junction High School reported 51 drugs cases to the state. The school had the highest number of drug incidents within Mesa County ...
Triumphant Tigers The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Kieran Thompson's current nickname is the latest version of his original one.
D-51 Athletes sign letters on intent KKCO-TV
There were ten athletes combined from three different valley schools going to play college sports.
Graduation Dates for District 51 WesternSlopeNow
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.- It's graduation season for District 51 students in fact, commencement ceremonies kick off tomorrow!
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