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 2021-05-09 10:20 

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Sunday May 9, 2021 Forecast First...

Sunday weather for Mother's Day is looking nice for most locations. Sunday should be considered an in-between day from the unsettled and windy conditions of Saturday and the cooler and rainier potential for Monday. Temperatures Sunday afternoon will b...

 2021-05-09 03:49 

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The Dish: Mother's Day Special...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Welcome to The Dish, where KREX 5 and Fox 4 take you to local eats around the Western Slope to showcase the best the west has to offer. This episode is a little different. With Mother's Day approaching, our Digital Report...

 2021-05-08 23:09 

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Bill Fanning Classic: Day 3...

Central Defeats Poudre: 12-8 Fruita Defeats Poudre: 11-1...

 2021-05-08 16:43 

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Bill Fanning Classic Matchups on Friday...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — We got the chance to stop by the Bill Fanning Baseball Classic to catch up on four games taking place on Friday. We will continue to follow the Bill Fanning Classic through the weekend....

 2021-05-08 11:00 

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May 8th Forecast...

We will see warm morning lows to start our weekend off. Afternoon highs are expected to cool down to our averages thanks to a cold front moving through during the overnight hours. This front will bring in light chances for scattered rain showers. What sho...

 2021-05-08 09:00 

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May 8th Early Morning Forecast...

We will see warm morning lows to start our weekend off. Afternoon highs are expected to cool down to our averages thanks to a cold front moving through during the overnight hours. This front will bring in light chances for scattered rain showers. What sho...

 2021-05-08 05:17 

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CMU Men's Lacrosse Defeats Adams State, Moving on to RMAC Championship...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — The CMU Men's lacrosse team went into a matchup against the Adams State Grizzlies in the RMAC Tournament Semi-finals. The Mavericks take the win with a final score of 22-5. They will be facing the Westminster Griffins in ...

 2021-05-08 03:30 

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Grand Junction airport prepares its hello to Avelo Airlines...

As a new airline, Avelo wants business to soar by allowing people to pay less and travel more. This new flight connects Grand Junction to the Los Angeles area through a not-as-packed airport that makes travelling worth the trip. One of the most important ...

 2021-05-07 22:19 

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Friday May 7, 2021 Forecast First...

This first round of unsettled weather should maintain the wind through Saturday with a few mountain showers. Friday evening will be uneventful for rain showers with the Red Flag Warning expiring at 9 pm. We will see another morning of warm low temperature...

 2021-05-07 20:56 

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Harris meets with Mexican president to discuss immigration...

The Biden administration says the latest numbers show border officials have a better handle of the migrant situation, particularly when it comes to unaccompanied minors....

 2021-05-07 15:10 

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Newsfeed Now: Colorado lawmaker under fire after calling colleague 'Buckwheat'; Hospice grants daughter's last wish for father...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends....

 2021-05-07 11:14 

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Biden delivers infrastructure message during trip to Louisiana...

President Joe Biden took a trip down to Louisiana on Thursday to talk infrastructure as lawmakers are still divided on what to include in the package and how to pay for it....

 2021-05-07 11:00 

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May 7th Forecast...

We'll see a warm morning over the Western Slope tomorrow. Morning low temperatures will warm up to the 50s for the lower valleys, and it will be a warm day overall. Afternoon highs will warm up to a few degrees below our records in the 80s and 70s. Sk...

 2021-05-07 07:00 

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May 7th Early Morning Forecast...

We'll see a warm morning over the Western Slope tomorrow. Morning low temperatures will warm up to the 50s for the lower valleys, and it will be a warm day overall. Afternoon highs will warm up to a few degrees below our records in the 80s and 70s. Sk...

 2021-05-07 04:25 

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Local tourism rises as Grand Junction's visitor center reopens...

Within the first week of reopening, the Grand Junction Visitor's Center has mapped out a summer of tourism. This info hub for Grand Valley facts, events , and destinations hits the ground running. Travel guides have already been updated, anticipating ...

 2021-05-07 01:17 

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Bill Fanning Classic: Junction And Central Fall In Day 1...

Heritage Defeats Grand Junction: 10-0 Liberty Defeats Central: 12-7...

 2021-05-06 22:19 

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Thursday May 6, 2021 Forecast First...

You can expect another very warm day Friday across the Western Slope. The low temperatures Friday morning will even challenge the warmer than average trend with near 50 degrees to start for many locations. The record for the warmest low is 60 degrees! The...

 2021-05-06 21:37 

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Biden supports waiving COVID vaccine patent rights...

While the Biden administration says it supports intellectual property rights, "the extraordinary circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic" mean vaccine patent rights should be waived....

 2021-05-06 21:14 

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Father calls for reforms to prevent Black moms from dying in childbirth...

As Congress considers several bills that aim to eliminate racial disparities in maternal care, it heard from a panel of health experts and parents Thursday....

 2021-05-06 20:46 

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House committee debates broadband expansion proposals...

As the Biden-Harris administration continued its tour Thursday to promote the president...

 2021-05-06 17:47 

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Republicans promote pandemic relief they voted against...

NEW YORK (AP) — Rep. Nicole Malliotakis, R-N.Y., said it pained her to vote against the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan. But in the weeks that followed, the first-term Republican issued a news release celebrating more than $3.7 million from the p...

 2021-05-06 17:44 

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US backs waiving intellectual property rules on vaccines...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Wednesday joined calls for more sharing of the technology behind COVID-19 vaccines to help speed the end of the pandemic, a shift that puts the U.S. alongside many in the developing world who want rich c...

 2021-05-06 16:28 

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US proposes ending rule that weakened wild bird protections...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration on Thursday proposed revoking a rule imposed under former President Donald Trump that weakened the government's power to enforce a century-old law that protects most U.S. bird species. The Interior...

 2021-05-06 16:24 

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Ex-49ers player Hayne to spend nearly 4 years in jail...

SYDNEY (AP) — Jarryd Hayne, a rugby league star who also played briefly in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers, has been sentenced to at least three years and eight months in jail for the sexual assault of a woman in 2018. Hayne was found guilty in ...

 2021-05-06 16:21 

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Anti-Olympic petition gains tens of thousands of signatures...

TOKYO (AP) — An online petition calling for the Tokyo Olympics to be canceled has gained tens of thousands of signatures since being launched in Japan only days ago. The rollout of the petition comes with Tokyo, Osaka and several other areas under a...

 2021-05-06 16:13 

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Broadway readies imminent ticket sales for a fall reopening...

NEW YORK (AP) — Many Broadway productions are scrambling to resume ticket sales in the coming days to welcome theater-goers this fall after city and state leaders have green-lit a reopening of the Great White Way at full capacity by mid-September. &...

 2021-05-06 16:11 

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Did agents raid home of wrong woman over Jan. 6 riot? Maybe....

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — "We're looking for Nancy Pelosi's laptop," FBI agents told Marilyn Hueper after briefly handcuffing her. Hueper shot back: "That still doesn't explain why you're in my home. Or in Homer, Alaska.&#...

 2021-05-06 16:09 

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Woman from Mali gives birth to 9 babies in Morocco...

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A Malian woman has given birth to nine babies at once — after expecting seven, according to Mali's Minister of Health and the Moroccan clinic where the nonuplets were born. It appeared to be the first time on record tha...

 2021-05-06 16:01 

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Firing of Atlanta officer who shot Rayshard Brooks reversed...

ATLANTA (AP) — The firing of the former Atlanta police officer who's charged with murder in the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks was reversed after a review panel found the city failed to follow its own procedures for disciplinary actions. Garr...

 2021-05-06 15:55 

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Nikola Jokic, Nuggets start fast, cool off Knicks...

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored 24 of his 32 points in a dominant first quarter in the Denver Nuggets' 113-97 victory over the New York Knicks on Wednesday night. Jokic hit 8 of 9 shots in the first quarter and finished with 12 rebounds to hel...

 2021-05-06 15:48 

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Hertl scores twice to help Sharks defeat Avalanche 3-2...

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tomas Hertl had two goals and an assist in his 500th career NHL game and Erik Karlsson scored a go-ahead goal in the third period to lead the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday ...

 2021-05-06 15:43 

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Colorado man suspected in wife's presumed death due in court...

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man arrested on a murder charge in the presumed death of his wife who disappeared last Mother's Day was scheduled to make his first court appearance on Thursday. Barry Morphew, 53, was taken into custody without incident...

 2021-05-06 15:41 

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Jill Biden to meet military spouses during stop in Colorado...

DENVER, Colo. (AP) — First lady Jill Biden plans to visit military spouses Thursday at an Army base in Colorado, her last stop during a swing through the U.S. West. She is set to speak at Fort Carson military base near Colorado Springs ahead of Mili...

 2021-05-06 15:39 

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Gray stays perfect at home, Rockies beat Giants, 6-5...

DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray tossed six strong innings and helped himself with an RBI single, and the Colorado Rockies held off the San Francisco Giants for a 6-5 win Wednesday. Gray (4-2) allowed two runs and four hits. The right-hander also struck out e...

 2021-05-06 15:31 

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NFL reminds teams are off the hook if injury occurs off-site...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The NFL is reminding teams following Ja'Wuan James' potentially season-ending Achilles injury that they're not obligated to pay salaries of players who get hurt away from team facilities. The memo sent to all 32 t...

 2021-05-06 15:16 

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Newsfeed Now: CDC investigating woman's death after Johnson & Johnson vaccine; lobster escapes dinner plate to living museum...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends....

 2021-05-06 14:59 

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife expands 'Public Access Program'...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — At its meeting in Grand Junction on May 5, the Colorado Parks & Wildlife Commission unanimously approved the enrollment of 199,000 acres into the Public Access Program for the fall 2021 hunting season, bringing the program to...

 2021-05-06 14:53 

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Colorado Introduces Legislation to Create State Early Childhood Agency...

DENVER, Colo. — Yesterday Governor Jared Polis and legislative leaders unveiled a proposal to create a new, cabinet-level state agency focused on early childhood. "Every child deserves the opportunity to develop their full potential and we know ...

 2021-05-06 13:30 

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Palisade Winery Honored...

DENVER, Colo. — Winners were announced last week in the sixth annual Colorado Manufacturing Awards at a virtual event co-hosted by CompanyWeek and Manufacturer's Edge, Colorado's NIST-sponsored Manufacturing Extension Partner. See the recap ...

 2021-05-06 13:21 

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Governor Polis, General Assembly, Recognize Tardive Dyskinesia Awareness Week...

DENVER, Colo. — Governor Jared Polis signed a proclamation Monday recognizing the week of May 3 to May 9, 2021, as Tardive Dyskinesia Awareness Week. Tardive Dyskinesia (TD) is a movement disorder that can be caused by antipsychotic medication used ...

 2021-05-06 13:15 

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Reed Appointed To Fill City Council Vacancy...

MONTROSE, Colo. — Montrose City Councilors voted unanimously to appoint J. David Reed to the City Council's District III seat Tuesday evening. Reed's appointment fills a vacancy left by Roy Anderson who resigned from the council on April 7. ...

 2021-05-06 13:12 

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Record Filings Show Mixed Recovery of Colorado Economy...

DENVER, Colo — Colorado business has seen record growth in some areas but is lagging in others, according to a report released today by the University of Colorado Boulder and Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold. The Quarterly Business and Econ...

 2021-05-06 13:06 

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The Montrose Education Foundation, Partnered with MCSD, Announce the 2021-22 Teacher of the Year Nominees...

MONTROSE, Colo. — Happy Staff/Teacher Appreciation Week to all MCSD staff from the Montrose Education Foundation! This year, 70 outstanding teachers have been nominated for Teacher of the Year. Each nominee will have the opportunity to apply for the...

 2021-05-06 12:40 

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FMHS Special Olympics...

FRUITA, Colo. — Due to the pandemic the last two District Olympics were cancelled including this year's. But with COVID restrictions easing up Fruita Monument High School felt the need to give their special kids a special day....

 2021-05-06 12:35 

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Road Report 5/6/21...
 2021-05-06 11:43 

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White House, lawmakers push to get kids back into the classroom...

U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona says he wants to get students across the country back into the classroom....

 2021-05-06 11:00 

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May 6th Forecast...

Morning lows will be a little cooler this morning thanks to clearer skies. Skies will stay clear over the Western Slope as we will see another round of sunshine. High temperatures will soar to 15 degrees above average in the 80s for the lower valleys. War...

 2021-05-06 07:00 

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May 6th Early Morning Forecast...

Morning lows will be a little cooler tomorrow morning thanks to clearer skies. Skies will stay clear over the Western Slope as we will see another round of sunshine. High temperatures will soar to 15 degrees above average in the 80s for the lower valleys....

 2021-05-06 04:59 

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May's Golden Apple Winner: Sean Henry...

A big thanks is going to teachers all over for National Teacher Appreciation Week. KREX 5 has a thank you for Sean Henry, this month's Golden Apple winner. Our team got to congratulate him on the effort he puts towards his students. Someone anonymousl...

 2021-05-06 04:27 

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"Be Sweet" celebrates expansion with grand reopening...

Be Sweet Cafe and Bakery is taking things to the next level. Opportunity buzzed in on the shop to buy an extra 700 square feet. Merging out of the pandemic, the extra room increases the overall capacity, giving the full effect of the cafe. Owner Carrie Li...

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