Contractors association donates to 4-H shooting club

The Western Colorado Contractors Association (WCCA) donated $750 to the Mesa County 4-H Shooting Club, proceeds from a benefit trap shooting event. The event at the Grand Junction Trap Club raised funds through a rent-a-ringer option in which teams could add 4-H shooters, mulligans sold and additional games. The donation will support Mesa County 4-H […]

Grand West Kia joins U-Haul dealership network

Grand West Kia in Grand Junction has become a U-Haul dealer and offers trucks, towing equipment, boxes and other moving supplies. Grand West Kia is located at 2980 U.S. Highway 50 and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays. However, U-Haul Live Verify technology allows customers to […]

Grand Junction chamber awarded for promoting economic development

The Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce has once again earned recognition for its efforts to promote economic development. The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) presented the chamber a gold-level award as part of the annual Excellence in Economic Development awards program. With more than 5,000 members, the IEDC is the world’s largest organization serving […]

Lions Club seeks grant applications

Applications will be accepted through Oct. 28 for the latest grant program conducted by the Grand Junction Lions Club. Using proceeds from its annual carnival and raffle, the Grand Junction Lions Club gives away about $100,000 a year to a variety of community projects. Over its 90-year history, the club has given away more than […]

Freddy’s adds blue cheese burger and pumpkin pie concrete to menu

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers has added a blue cheese bacon steakburger and pumpkin pie concrete to the menu for a limited time. The blue cheese bacon steakburger features blue cheese crumbles, crispy bacon and grilled onions. The pumpkin pie concrete features frozen custard blended with pumpkin pie and topped with whipped cream and cinnamon. […]

Get the picture: Entries sought for ag photo contest

Entries will be accepted through Dec. 31 for an annual competition for photography depicting the Colorado agricultural industry. “I love to see Colorado’s diverse agricultural landscapes captured in pictures. Every year photographers showcase Colorado agriculture in creative ways,” said Wendy White, marketing specialist for the Colorado Department of Agriculture. Entries to the “Colorado…it’s AgriCultural” photography […]

Grand Junction dealerships donate to Casting for Recovery

Grand Junction Subaru and Grand Junction Volkswagen will donate $25 for every vehicle sold during October to an organization providing outdoor retreats for women with breast cancer. The Sell for the Cure event at the dealerships is part of a Breast Cancer Awareness Month observance. Proceeds will go to Casting for Recovery, which provides free […]

Pinnacol Assurance awarded for charitable efforts

A workers’ compensation insurer has earned recognition in its inclusion in the latest list of what are deemed the most community-minded companies in Colorado. Pinnacol Assurance was named an honoree of the Civic 50 Colorado by CSR Solutions of Colorado and Points of Light. Modeled after the Points of Light national program, the Civic 50 […]

ProStar Geocorp wins magazine awards

A Grand Junction-based company has received recognition for services and skills that set the standard for global markets. ProStar Geocorp was named Growth Technology Company of the Year, Technology Company of the Year and Game Changer of the Year by ACQ5 Magazine. “Being recognized by ACQ5 with multiple awards for 2019 is a great honor,” said […]