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David Sweat arrested by NY State Police (Sunday 6/28/15 - WIBX)
David Sweat arrested by NY State Police in Constable, NY. (Sunday 6/28/15 - WIBX)

David Sweat Captured, In Custody Bloodied And Shirtless [PHOTO]

The more than three week manhunt for two escaped prisoners from Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York concluded this weekend with both being shot in separate incidents, and only one surviving.

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Grand Junction Floods of Yesteryear – Robert Grant Photos

Following a really cheesy Winter and early Spring fire hazard warnings, Western Colorado is now seeing record rainfall, and as a consequence, rock slides and flooding. Take a look at Grand Junction area floods from the 1940s and 50s with photographs from Bob Grant.

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Grand Junction Garage and Yard Sales
David Sacks

Awesome Garage + Yard Sales Around Grand Junction

Take a look at Grand Junction area garage and rummage sales going on this weekend. A great chance to get outside, spend time with your family or friends and hopefully find that one in a million, diamond in the rough item that would look perfect in your house.

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Category: Events, Local News
Collbran Colorado Landslide Photos
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Collbran Landslide: ‘Slag Pond’ Forming at Top of Slide has Residents on High Alert

Mesa County officials have implemented a Level Two response to the West Salt Landslide due to a "slag pond" forming at the top of the slide.

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Who Makes Grand Junction’s Best Donut? [POLL]

Tomorrow is National Donut Day, and this, apparently, is a big deal. When preparing for tomorrow's celebration, where do you plan to go to purchase your donuts?

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Grand Junction’s 10 Best Kept Local Business Secrets

From time to time, you discover a Grand Junction area business that has somehow managed to evade your attention. Chances are you've probably driven by all of these at least a thousand times. Check out these 10 businesses which make up Grand Junction's best kept secrets.

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Electric Rocking Horse at 1st & Orchard City Market
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11 Things You Played On If You Grew Up in Grand Junction

If you grew up in the Grand Junction area, then you undoubtedly played on a handful of these local childhood fixtures. Take a look at this short list, and you'll probably recognize all ten of these things you undoubtedly played on or in during your childhood.

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10 Businesses to Bring Back to Grand Junction

There have been several businesses which have come and gone from Western Colorado over the years, and some of them, we need back. Here are 10 area business who met their demise in the Grand Junction area, and deserve to be resurrected. 

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James Kohout

Amazing Double Rainbow Gleaming Over Whitewater Colorado

Maybe there are four pots of gold under this rainbow.

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Grand Junction's Kmart Bathroom Keeper
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Remembering the Long Pee-Inducing Wait for the Kmart Bathroom

Back in the not-so-good-ole-days, you could literally experience a ruptured bladder while waiting to get "buzzed in" by the curmudgeonly old lady working the bathrooms at Grand Junction's Kmart. Did you ever experience a close encounter of the wet kind while waiting for the lady to allow you permission to use the bathroom?

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Category: Humor, Local News

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