Archive for: September, 2017

Grand Valley residents appointed to state boards

Three Grand Valley residents have been appointed to state boards and groups. Lori Randall, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Family Health West in Fruita, was appointed to the Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators for a term expiring July 1, 2021. The board licenses nursing home operators. Steven “Sam” Anderson Meyer […]

Grand Junction man named to parks and wildlife commission

Jim Spehar of Grand Junction is among four appointees to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission. Spehar will serve a term expiring July 1, 2019 as a representative of outdoor recreation and the use of park resources. Spehar is a former Mesa County Commissioner and member of the Grand Junction City Council and mayor. He’s […]

Real estate firm honors best-selling agents

Maddie Shawcroft, Cynthia Castaneda and Jon Nash were honored as the top-performing agents for August at Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty in Grand Junction. Shawcroft posted the highest dollar volume in sales for the month, while Castaneda had the most closings and Nash the most new listings. Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty operates offices at 735 Rood […]

Club 20 director to visit Europe through program

Christian Reece, executive director of Club 20 based in Grand Junction, has been selected to participate in a program in which she’ll travel to Europe to meet with business and political leaders. Reece is among 67 people selected to receive a Marshall Memorial Fellowship, a program of the German Marshall Fund that provides an educational […]

Marketing director joins Grand Junction firm

Carolee Hawkins has joined the Lewis Agency as director of marketing for the Grand Junction-based marketing and communications firm. Hawkins brings to the position more than a decade of experience in marketing, event planning and public relations, most recently as regional marketing director for Alpine Bank. “In an ever-changing world full of unique marketing opportunities […]

Mesa County Women’s Network to meet

The Mesa County Women’s Network has scheduled its next luncheon meeting for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Road in Grand Junction. The meeting will include a networking  activity. Participants should bring cash to purchase tickets for the opportunity basket, the proceeds from which benefits charity. Reservations […]

Benefit book sale planned

The Friends of the Mesa County Libraries has scheduled its benefit book sale for Oct. 19 to 21 at the First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St. in Grand Junction. An early bird sale is set for 3 to 7 p.m. Oct. 19. Admission is $10. A public sale with free admission is set for […]

AmeriTowne returns to offer lessons about finance and enterprise

The Young Americans Center for Financial Education has brought its flagship  program back to Grand Junction to offer fifth grade students lessons in personal finances and free enterprise. Young AmeriTowne On the Road will remain set up through Oct. 27 at the former R-5 High School at 310 Seventh St. More than 950 students are […]

Entries sought for ag industry photo contest

Entries will be accepted through Dec. 31 for the annual “Colorado … it’s AgriCultural” photography contest showcasing the agriculture industry in the state. Prizes will be awarded in six categories: crops, cuisine, livestock, open professional, people and wildlife in agriculture. Photographs must have been taken in 2017 and will be judged on the basis of […]

Bookstore plans art festival demonstrations

Crystal Books and Gifts will host demonstrations by author and artist Virginia Jensen as part of the art festival planned for Oct. 6 and 7 in downtown Grand Junction. Jensen will demonstrate her techniques for beadwork and sell her finished jewelry from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 6 as well as 10 a.m. to 5 […]


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