Herberger’s trades discounts for donations

Herberger’s will trade discount coupons for donations to Goodwill Industries during a promotion scheduled to run through March 23. Participants who give gently used clothing and textiles to Goodwill will receive one coupon for each item good for discounted purchases at Herberger’s. In 2010, nearly 4 million pounds of clothes and textiles were donated. In […]

Mesa Developmental Services recognized for electronic record keeping efforts

Mesa Developmental Services, a Grand Junction-based organization that provides a range of services to clients with developmental disabilities, is the first recipient of a new award from an organization that provides electronic record keeping systems. MDS received the Gold Star Standard of Therap Excellence from Therap in recognition of efforts to implement various Therap modules […]

Fruita dentists reach out to students

Fruita dentists Scott and Carol Lybrook joined in an observance of National Children’s Dental Health Month by sharing information about oral hygiene with second grade students at three local elementary schools. “Dental health is important at any age, but it is critically important for our children to develop good dental health habits,” Carol Lybrook said. […]

Wells Fargo contributes to Colorado nonprofits

Wells Fargo contributed a total of $4 million to 1,000 nonprofit organizations across Colorado during 2010. Wells Fargo employees donated another $933,000 and also volunteered a collective 30,000 hours for community causes. “Everyone has been touched in some way by the current economic challenges, so I couldn’t be more proud of our company and the […]

Insurance manager named Kiwanis citizen of the year

Carma Brown, personal lines manager at Home Loan Insurance, has been selected by the Grand Junction Kiwanis Club as its Citizen of the Year. Brown was honored for her role in the Challenger Baseball Program, a division of Little League Baseball that offers children with special needs a venue in which to participate in the […]

Real estate agent joins team at Grand Junction firm

April Cutshall has joined Graystone Group, a Grand Junction-based real estate company whose agents handle not only residential and commercial sales, but also farm and ranch properties as well as business developments. Cutshall earned her brokers license four years ago and maintains a general real estate practice. “My goal as a Realtor is to help […]

TV station account executive wins Hoak Media award

Kevin McChesney, an account executive at the KREX and KFQX television station in Grand Junction, was selected as the Account Executive of the Year for 2010 for Hoak Media. McChesney was selected from among a group of account executives honored at their respective stations. Hoak Media operates 13 stations across the country. “Kevin is our […]