Chamber board endorses three Republican candidates

The board of directors of a Grand Junction business group has endorsed three Republican candidates in the upcoming election. The Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has endorsed Steve Acquafresca in his bid for a second term on the Mesa County Commission. The board also endorsed Steve King, a state representative running […]

Real estate appraiser honored for volunteer service

A Grand Junction real estate appraiser has been honored for his volunteer contributions to his industry and community. Robert Stevens, president of Stevens Real Estate Services, was selected as the Appraisal Institute volunteer of distinction for September for a region that includes nine states and parts of Canada. Stevens is a member of the Colorado […]

Sanitation firm ranks among fastest-growing U.S. companies

A Grand Junction waste removal company continues to rank among the fastest-growing firms in the United States. Rocky Mountain Sanitation ranks 4,873rd in the 2010 Inc. magazine listing of the 5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the country. Rocky Mountain Sanitation has made the list four consecutive years. Rocky Mountain Sanitation ranked 71st among firms in […]

Women in construction schedule gymkhana

The Western Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has scheduled its annual gymkhana for Sept. 18. Registration for the event is set to begin at 8 a.m. Events will follow at 9 at the sheriff’s posse grounds at 25 and F 1/2 roads in Grand Junction. The gymkhana will feature […]

Young professionals plan duck race fund-raiser

The Grand Valley Young Professionals will host a benefit duck race to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association. The event is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Sept. 25 after the Fruita Fall Festival parade. The Fruita Fire Department will flood Aspen Avenue outside the Fruita Chamber of Commerce and the ducks will be released. Participants who […]