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 2022-01-19 03:00 

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Idaho state lawmaker calls for flags at half-staff in recognition of anti-abortion 'Day of Tears'...

A committee of Idaho state lawmakers introduced a resolution Monday that would recognize Jan. 22 as a "Day of Tears," lowering flags to half-staff to draw attention to the practice of abortion....

 2022-01-19 02:30 

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$1.4M contract approved by Mesa County for Clifton Community Campus...

The Board of Mesa County Commissioners approved a $1,465,000 contract with RDG Planning & Design, Inc. for design and engineering services to construct the Clifton Community Campus that will be located at 3260 D 1/2 Road. The contract was approved by a vo...

 2022-01-19 02:00 

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Browns' DT Malik McDowell accused of 'violent attack' on officer, nudity...

Cleveland Browns...

 2022-01-19 01:45 

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Grammys rescheduled for spring show, CMT Awards pushed back...

After postponing the 64th annual Grammy Awards due to concerns surrounding the omicron variant, organizers have announced a new date for the award show. The new day will, however, delay a different award show....

 2022-01-19 01:30 

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Paramore, My Chemical Romance headline When We Were Young Festival in Las Vegas...

Some of the most popular musical artists from the early 2000s will take to the stage in Las Vegas for a single-day festival....

 2022-01-19 01:13 

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Low auto inventory worries new buyers on the Western Slope...

Experts say this stems from a global shortage of microchips, a key part to get the engine going....

 2022-01-19 01:00 

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Nearly 4,000 people may have received incorrect COVID vaccine dosage at California provider...

Hundreds of patients with a Northern California health care provider may have received an incorrect COVID-19 vaccine dose, the provider announced this week....

 2022-01-19 00:40 

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Drugmaker says counterfeit versions of its HIV medicines ended up in patients' hands...

Drugmaker Gilead Sciences says counterfeit versions of its HIV medicines ended up in the hands of patients in a lawsuit on Tuesday....

 2022-01-19 00:35 

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S.O.S is suing to remove Clerk Peters from 2022 election oversight...

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 2022-01-19 00:20 

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Are night sweats an omicron symptom?...

Waking up with soaked sheets as you nurse your COVID-19 infection? You...

 2022-01-19 00:01 

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Nurses calling out sick starting to plateau in Colorado...

Staffing shortages continue to exacerbate the issue of rising COVID hospitalizations in Colorado, but relief may soon be on the way....

 2022-01-19 00:00 

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Main Street traffic signal work to begin Jan. 19...

Work to replace a damaged traffic signal at the Main Street and Nevada Avenue intersection is set to begin Jan. 19, and is expected to last approximately two weeks....

 2022-01-18 23:33 

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Tuesday January 18, 2022 Forecast First...

Chief Meteorologist Russ Pappas has your Western Slope weather forecast for Grand Junction, Montrose and Delta, Colorado....

 2022-01-18 23:20 

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US Senate candidate Gary Chambers smokes marijuana in campaign ad...

U.S. Senate candidate Gary Chambers released his first campaign ad Tuesday showing him smoking marijuana while listing drug statistics that his campaign described as "alarming."...

 2022-01-18 22:43 

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Free rapid COVID-19 tests available now through new government website: Here's how to get them...

Americans can now get free rapid COVID tests delivered to their homes, courtesy of a new government website....

 2022-01-18 22:40 

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Senate begins debate on voting rights legislation...

It could be a long week for Democrats as the debate has begun on voting rights legislation. Democrats want the American public to take notice of what happens on the Senate floor....

 2022-01-18 22:40 

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Supreme Court rejects bid to block mask mandate on airplanes...

The emergency application was filed by a father on behalf of himself and his 4-year-old autistic son, both of whom claim to be medically incapable of wearing masks for extended periods....

 2022-01-18 22:00 

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COVID-19 emergency could end this year, WHO says...

The head of emergencies at the World Health Organization said Tuesday that the worst of the coronavirus pandemic — deaths, hospitalizations and lockdowns — could be over this year if huge inequities in vaccinations and medicines are addressed ...

 2022-01-18 21:36 

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Nazem Kadri selected as one of NHL's Last Men In for upcoming All-Star Game...

Colorado Avalanche center Nazem Kadri has been added to the 2022 NHL All-Star Game roster....

 2022-01-18 21:30 

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AT&T, Verizon pausing some new 5G after airlines' flight disruption warnings...

AT&T and Verizon will delay launching new wireless service near some airports after the nation's largest airlines said the service would interfere with aircraft technology and cause massive flight disruptions....

 2022-01-18 21:24 

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Clifton Water District responding to water main break...

Approximately 80 customers are without water due to a main break between Tracy Dr. and Mae St. in Clifton this afternoon. The Clifton Water District is responding to the incident....

 2022-01-18 21:00 

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How to order your free at-home COVID tests from the federal government...

Americans are now able to request free at-home COVID-19 tests from the federal government as the country faces widespread shortages. Those shortages will also impact how many free tests you can request, with the White House limiting orders to just four fr...

 2022-01-18 20:45 

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Microsoft buys game publisher Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion...

Microsoft is paying nearly $70 billion for Activision Blizzard, the maker of "Candy Crush'' and ''Call of Duty,'' as it seeks an edge in the fiercely competitive businesses of mobile gaming and virtual-reality technology....

 2022-01-18 20:00 

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Florida lawmaker wants to remove 3 state holidays honoring Confederacy...

Minority Leader and State Sen. Lauren Book, D-Broward County, has filed a bill for the third time in five years to remove the holidays from state law....

 2022-01-18 19:15 

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12 guinea pigs survive Marshall Fire and days in freezing temperatures...

A Colorado homeowner, who wishes to remain anonymous after a tough time following the Marshall Fire, is thankful all of her guinea pigs survived....

 2022-01-18 18:15 

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Trump-DeSantis tensions ratchet up...

The long-simmering tensions between former President Donald Trump and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) are reaching a boiling point ahead of a potential 2024 primary clash....

 2022-01-18 17:51 

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Secretary of State Griswold Files Lawsuit to Bar County Clerk Tina Peters from Overseeing 2022 Elections after Peters Refuses to Certify Compliance with Election Security Protocol...

On Tuesday, Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold proceeded with a lawsuit to bar Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters from overseeing the 2022 elections. The lawsuit asks a judge to remove Peters as the Designated Election Official (DEO) during...

 2022-01-18 17:30 

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5G rollout could disrupt thousands of flights, airlines again warn...

The airline industry is raising the stakes in a showdown with AT&T and Verizon over plans to launch new 5G wireless service this week, warning that thousands of flights could be grounded or delayed if the rollout takes place near major airports....

 2022-01-18 16:55 

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MCSD January Golden Apple Award Misty Miller...

Kindergarten provides kids the opportunity to learn and practice essential skills, from problem solving to social skills, Misty Miller is a kindergarten teacher at Oak Grove Elementary, and she sets a strong foundation for her kids entire educational jour...

 2022-01-18 16:45 

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Missing Virginia woman felt 'uncomfortable' before disappearance...

Not even the suspect...

 2022-01-18 16:00 

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CDC says schools should cancel sports, band in areas with high COVID transmission...

The CDC is also advising school districts to cancel high-risk activities or hold them virtually in communities with high transmission unless everyone is fully vaccinated....

 2022-01-18 15:15 

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Hong Kong will cull 2,000 animals after hamsters in pet store get COVID-19...

Hong Kong authorities said Tuesday that they will cull some 2,000 small animals, including hamsters after several of the rodents tested positive for the virus at a pet store where an infected employee was working....

 2022-01-18 14:59 

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'We're deeply disappointed by this deterioration': Union says no progress made with King Soopers...

The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 continues to strike against King Soopers. The union says that there has been little to no progress made with Kroger/King Soopers....

 2022-01-18 14:37 

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Brady, Buccaneers extend playoff winning streak to 5 games...

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are running out of superlatives to describe the impact of Tom Brady....

 2022-01-18 14:30 

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Conservative pundit Ann Coulter says Trump 'is done'...

"Trump is done," Coulter, a onetime Trump booster turned critic, wrote in an email to The New York Times. "You guys should stop obsessing over him."...

 2022-01-18 14:28 

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Omicron rates remain high in Colorado at 27%, down 1% from last week: See where your county stands...

Could we finally be past the peak of the omicron spike in Colorado? There are some signs that COVID-19 rates are starting to drop. Over the last few days, incidence rates are down slightly....

 2022-01-18 13:45 

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Turbo Tax opts out of IRS's Free File program...

Intuit, the company that owns Turbo Tax, said that it would no longer be participating in the IRS...

 2022-01-18 13:00 

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Francouz steps in, Avs beat Wild in SO, 14th home win in row...

Avalanche goaltender Pavel Francouz stopped 24 shots in relief of injured Darcy Kuemper and three more in the shootout, and Colorado beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 for its 14th straight home win....

 2022-01-18 12:39 

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Sexual abuse victim files suit 22 years later thanks to new Colorado law...

Sexual assault victims in Colorado now have a new opportunity to file suit against former abusers. The newly enacted law went into effect on Jan. 1 and creates a new cause of action, effectively setting aside time limits in cases going back to 1960....

 2022-01-18 12:38 

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Jan 18th Morning Road Report...
 2022-01-18 12:36 

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Jan 18th Forecast First...

We will see a cloudier day on the Western Slope. Morning lows are slightly warmer thanks to the cloud cover trapping in more heat overnight, but our highs will be slightly cool. Overall mild conditions will continue in the region. High temperatures will s...

 2022-01-18 09:53 

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'This Is Us' actor Ron Cephas Jones shares life-changing experience...

Actor Ron Cephas shares how he found his way to the arts....

 2022-01-18 05:00 

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Wolf Moon: First full moon of 2022 rising tonight...

Get out those telescopes, sky-watchers! January...

 2022-01-18 04:45 

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Mountain lion shot, killed in west Las Vegas backyard...

Las Vegas police found the mountain lion in a residential backyard in the west part of the valley on Monday....

 2022-01-18 04:30 

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Football coach cancels weightlifting, tells team to shovel driveways instead...

Coach cancels lifting, tells team to shovel driveways...

 2022-01-18 04:00 

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Coloradans sexually abused as children can now sue...

A new law has opened the door for survivors of sexual assault, who were minors at the time of the abuse, to seek civil damages against the accused and their employer. The new law threw out the six-year statute of limitations for sexual assault cases invol...

 2022-01-18 04:00 

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Coloradans sexually abused as children can now sue...

A new law has opened the door for survivors of sexual assault, who were minors at the time of the abuse, to seek civil damages against the accused and their employer. The new law threw out the six-year statute of limitations for sexual assault cases invol...

 2022-01-18 03:30 

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Inmates say they were given ivermectin in 'experiment,' told it was 'vitamins'...

Four inmates at a northwest Arkansas jail sued the facility and its doctor Thursday after they said they were unknowingly prescribed ivermectin to treat COVID-19 despite health officials...

 2022-01-18 03:00 

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Wrongful death lawsuit filed over tornado at Amazon site...

Lawyers on Monday filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Madison County, Illinois against Amazon and two other companies on behalf of Austin McEwen...

 2022-01-18 02:44 

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Dr. King's legacy marches on...

Blacks currently make up a small percentage of the Grand Valley, but residents are grateful that this federal holiday does not get ignored....

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