It's hard to imagine how many stories make up Mesa County, but we do know there are thousands of them recorded on dusty tapes at the Museum of Western Colorado. They're partnering with the Mesa County Libraries to preserve these pieces of our history. Drawers, upon drawers, upon drawers hold secrets, stories and the history of the Grand Valley.
It’s been a constant problem in Garfield County, vehicle break ins. The Garfield County Sheriff's Office said the problem is only getting worse. The most common places for these break ins are remote spots with parked vehicles. The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office said it’s the same thing here in Grand Junction, and most break ins are just crimes of opportunity.
The City of Grand Junction will collect the unwanted leaves from your yard, all you have to do is sweep them into the street and their vacuum truck will do the rest.
A black bear was spotted near Rim Rock Elementary school Monday morning. Colorado Parks and Wildlife say it's not uncommon to still see bears hanging around this time of year, looking for food before they hibernate for the winter.