Nominations sought for car giveaway

Nominations will be accepted through Dec. 16 for a giveaway in which a giving member of the community will receive a car. Antonelli’s Advanced Automotive in Grand Junction has joined with Wheels to Prosper to give a 1999 Chevrolet Blazer to a caring and giving individual who’s experiencing a difficult time without reliable transportation. The […]

Mesa County jobless rate up, but so is labor demand

What could be a seesaw pattern of small changes in the monthly unemployment rate in Mesa County edged up in March. But even as the jobless rate climbed two-tenths to 9.5 percent, labor demand in the county as tracked by a separate measure remains at its highest level since before the recession. “Things are improving, […]