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Parade of Lights Schedule for Western Colorado
Now that Thanksgiving is over and we’re officially into December, it’s time once again to switch gears into the Christmas season. The one event that helps kick the Christmas season into high gear is the Parade of Lights. With that in mind, here’s a list of festive parades scheduled in Western Colora…
2013 Fruita Fall Festival Winners
This was my husband & I's first year competing in the Baking and Canning Contest at the Fruita Fall Fest and we won in EVERY category we competed in! Find out who won in the Parade, Youth Pet & Talent Show, and Bed races here as well . . .
Fruita has Cancelled Their July 3rd Fireworks
The city of Fruita has cancelled their July 3rd fireworks due to the extreme fire danger. The grass and shrubs at the launch site is extremely dry this year and if a fire where to break out it would threaten nearby subdivisions. After consulting with local emergency services, city officials decided …
Clifton Man in Custody for Fruita Bomb Threat
Michael Leroy Schonlau, 36 of Clifton is being held by the U.S. Marshal after threatening to blow up a  Fruita refinery. Schonlau allegedly called the FBI on August 5th, 2012 and stated he was armed with explosives, linked to a 200-million gallon propane tank and was suicidal.
If You’re Working Labor Day, You’re Not Alone
As I was getting ready for my radio show this morning, I started thinking about what Labor Day really stands for. I don’t know what the national average of Americans working on Labor Day is, but 75-percent of the Chandler household is working, so I’m not sure the word…