West Star Aviation names chief operating officer

Allen McReynolds has been named chief operating officer of West Star Aviation, an aircraft repair and maintenance company whose operations include facilities in Grand Junction. McReynolds expects his primary role will be to support employees while also improving safety and performance. “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to continue my aviation career with West […]

Palisade chamber executive joins in tourism leadership program

Jessica Burford, president and chief executive officer of the Palisade Chamber of Commerce, has been selected to participate in a year-long program designed to develop leaders in the Colorado tourism industry. Burford will join the 2024 class of the Colorado Tourism Leadership Journey. The program began in August and will conclude at the Colorado Governor’s […]

Real estate firm honors best-selling agent

Kathy Tomkins was honored as the best performing agent for August at Heiden Homes Realty in Grand Junction. Tomkins posted the highest dollar volume in sales and most closed transactions for the month. Heiden Homes Realty operates offices at 735 Rood Ave. For more information, including properties for sale and rent, call 245-7777 or visit […]

Grand Junction woman named to transportation commission

Barbara Bowman of Grand Junction has been appointed to the Transportation Commission of Colorado. Bowman serves as a representative of the Seventh Transportation District on the commission. The commission formulates policies for the Colorado Department of Transportation, including those related to the construction, maintenance and management of public highways and other transportation systems in the […]

Summit planned to support youth in foster care

A Grand Junction conference is expected to support children and youth in the foster care system. The Mesa County Department of Human Services and an organizing committee have scheduled the Mesa County Community Summit for 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 25 and 8:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 26 at the Colorado Mesa University Center […]

Auto detailing business to relocate to upgraded facility

ColorAuto Detailing will move into a new, state-of-the-art facility in Grand Junction. The business plans to relocate in September from 592 25 Road to 562 S. Westgate Drive. Paul Heckman, owner of ColorAuto Detailing, said the move will enable the company to expand operations and provide beter services to customers. “We are thrilled to announce […]

Community makes list of recommended hospitals

Community Hospital in Grand Junction has been included on a list of hospitals patients are most likely to recommend. Becker’s Healthcare compiled the list using Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. “We are extremely proud to have been recognized by Becker’s Healthcare as […]

Alpine Bank recognized for environmental efforts

Alpine Bank has been recognized for a 16th straight year as a gold-level member of the Colorado Green Business Network. The voluntary program encourages, supports and rewards businesses that comply with environmental regulations and move toward operational sustainability. “We are thrilled to receive this recognition from the Colorado Green Business Network,” said Glen Jammaron, chairman […]