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Coroner says Myers' cause of death 'mixed drug intoxication'

In a press release Tuesday, the Mesa County Coroner says 18-year-old Kelly Mae Myers died due to mixed drug intoxication.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:08:15 GMT

Palisade Police Chief placed on administrative leave

Palisade Police Chief Tony Erickson was placed on administrative leave March 25th.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:04:33 GMT

Fire Department wins Heroes Behind the Badges blood drive

The Grand Junction Fire Department wins their friendly blood donation competition with the Grand Junction Police Department.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:32:14 GMT

Olathe Police: Montrose man, AKA: "Sleepy," on the run

The Olathe Police Department says officers recovered a stolen vehicle at the 200 Block of SW 4th Street in Olathe Monday, and Martin Yanez, also known as "Sleepy," fled the scene.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:04:00 GMT

Pickup driver in hospital identified after Monday night crash

The Colorado State Patrol has identified the driver of a pickup truck that struck the back of a semi truck as 50-year-old Timothy Lockyer of Mack.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:52:53 GMT

Partial victory for Colorado Democrats on minimum wage

A Democratic effort to raise the minimum wage in Colorado notched a partial victory Tuesday when the House voted to allow cities to raise the wage if they wish.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:15:37 GMT

Mesa County agencies work to improve criminal justice system

Agencies across Mesa County have been working together to create a more efficient and effective criminal justice system, from the courtroom to the jail.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:13:40 GMT

Colorado bill to regulate powdered alcohol becomes law

Gov. John Hickenlooper has signed legislation to regulate the sale of powdered alcohol in Colorado.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:12:15 GMT

Colorado lawmaker loses assignment over abortion comments

A Republican state lawmaker has lost a committee position as punishment for remarks he made about the case of a Colorado woman who allegedly cut an unborn child from her mother's belly.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:12:29 GMT

Colorado rolls out new statewide child abuse hotline

As part of Governor Hickenlooper's Colorado Safe Children initiative and the start of child abuse awareness month, Colorado is rolling out a campaign to raise awareness for its new toll-free child abuse hotline.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:06:59 GMT