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 2021-09-22 23:12 

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Broncos favored big against Jets this weekend...

The Denver Broncos are 10 1/2 point favorites against the New York Jets on Sunday at home....

 2021-09-22 22:32 

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Wednesday September 22, 2021 Forecast First...

A new season has begun and near perfect conditions are the rule. Quiet weather is anticipated for the rest of this week and into the first weekend of Fall 2021. Warm, dry and tranquil conditions will be present and very little change is expected until lat...

 2021-09-22 22:19 

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GOP to Dems: You'll have to raise the debt limit alone...

Everyone in Washington agrees that raising the debt limit is necessary to prevent dire consequences to the US economy. Still, Congress is unable to come to an agreement to ensure the government can pay its debt....

 2021-09-22 21:41 

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Republican senators won't budge on debt limit increase as Democrats push big spending bill...

Democrats are moving to pass the increase along with a bill to fund the government. But Republicans say Democrats need to do it all—on their own....

 2021-09-22 21:20 

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House Democrats push abortion rights bill...

House Democrats are teeing up a vote on a sweeping abortion bill. The push comes as Democrats try to combat a wave of state laws looking to restrict abortion access as early as six weeks....

 2021-09-22 21:12 

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US lawmakers and experts worry about kids and COVID-19...

United States lawmakers say not enough is being done to protect children during the pandemic....

 2021-09-22 18:57 

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BANFF Mountain Film Festival live studio interview...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. In case you missed the live interview during KREX5 'News at Noon', Barbara Bowman joined us to speak about the upcoming BANFF Mountain Film Festival this weekend. The second round of the film festival will be in-person, and m...

 2021-09-22 18:43 

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Mountain States Ranch Rodeo live studio interview...

MONTROSE, Colo. In case you missed it, Kent Wollert with the Mountain States Ranch Rodeo joined KREX5 'News at Noon' live today to fill the Western Slope in on the upcoming rodeo this weekend. The event will be held at the Montrose County Events C...

 2021-09-22 14:56 

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Newsfeed Now: FBI IDs Gabby Petito's body, rules death a homicide; Lawmakers clash over plan to prevent government shutdown...

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....

 2021-09-22 11:00 

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September 22nd Forecast...

We will see a clear start to the day with chilly morning lows. The lower valleys will be in the 40s to start the day and higher elevations closer to the Divide are below freezing. As we move into the afternoon hours we will see high temperatures warm up t...

 2021-09-22 10:48 

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National security officials pressed on Afghanistan evacuation, southern border crossings...

National security officials testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday on the threats facing the US now 20 years after 9/11. FBI Director Christopher Wray said threats to the US are evolving especially at home....

 2021-09-22 04:37 

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Preps Sports Wrap: 09/21/21...

Palisade Volleyball Defeats Delta: 3-0; 25-16, 25-20, 25-16 Fruita Softball Defeats Grand Junction: 17-0 F3 Grand Junction Boys Soccer Defeats Fruita: 3-2 OT Grand Junction Boys Tennis Defeats Central...

 2021-09-22 01:21 

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Grand Junction senior care experts encourage dementia education for World Alzheimer's Day...

GRAND VALLEY, Colo. (KREX) Understanding dementia and Alzheimer's disease allows loved ones to live with dignity and their personhood intact. Right at Home's branch in Grand Junction serves seniors and adults with disabilities in four Colorado cou...

 2021-09-22 00:55 

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Mesa County caregivers charged in the death of 86-year-old...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. Cappella Assisted Living resident 86 year old, Hazel Place, died after she was left outside in the heat for six hours, according to the Office of the Colorado Attorney General. The National Weather Service says it was 102 degrees tha...

 2021-09-21 23:48 

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The Dish: The Coffee Trader...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. Welcome to The Dish, where KREX 5 and Fox 4 take you to restaurants around the Western Slope to showcase the best the West has to offer. This episode features The Coffee Trader. This local coffee shop is known for the multitude of dr...

 2021-09-21 23:24 

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BLM headquarters will relocate to Washington, D.C....

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. The proximity to federal land has made rural communities on The Western Slope well known for their outdoor lifestyles. "We thought we made a wonderful case for BLM to be on The Western slope in Grand Junction," Cody Davis, Me...

 2021-09-21 22:42 

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Lawmakers push for new war memorial to honor fallen service members killed in war on terror...

There...

 2021-09-21 22:34 

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Tuesday September 21, 2021 Forecast First...

The same areas that fell under a Freeze Warning Tuesday morning will go under another warning again for Wednesday morning. All areas should expect another cool start for the midweek period with a clear sky, dry conditions and slowly warming afternoon temp...

 2021-09-21 22:24 

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Bradley Chubb set for surgery on Wednesday...

Broncos linebacker Bradley Chubb will have arthroscopic surgery on his right ankle Wednesday, the team announced in a video post....

 2021-09-21 22:11 

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2 financial fiascos loom over federal government...

The federal government is facing 2 possible financial fiascos -- a possible government shutdown and the possibility the US could default on its loans....

 2021-09-21 21:15 

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Gabby Petito's body identified, death ruled a homicide...

The body of missing YouTuber Gabby Petito has been identified, family lawyer Richard Stafford confirmed to NewsNation....

 2021-09-21 17:34 

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Authorities 'checking' on Brian Laundrie tip after man shown on trail camera in Florida...

OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Authorities in northwest Florida said they are aware of a photo that shows someone who "fits the description" of Brian Laundrie walking on a trail in Okaloosa County, according to WKRG. Sam Bass captured a phot...

 2021-09-21 17:05 

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Officer shot 'more than 3 times', search underway for suspect in Littleton...

A Littleton Police Department officer was shot at least three times early Tuesday morning....

 2021-09-21 16:29 

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COVID-19 is still rising in Colorado; here are the counties with the highest rates...

COVID-19 continues to rise in Colorado over the last 7-day days....

 2021-09-21 16:24 

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LIVE: Police searching for Gabby Petito's fianc Brian Laundrie in Carlton Reserve...

The search for 23-year-old Brian Laundrie is back on in a massive Sarasota County nature reserve Tuesday as investigators continue their work trying to piece together what happened to Gabby Petito....

 2021-09-21 14:56 

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Broncos ownership trial begins Wednesday...

The Denver Broncos are going to court on Wednesday, addressing the largest question looming over the franchise, the future of team ownership....

 2021-09-21 14:46 

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Newsfeed Now: Search for Brian Laundrie continues in Gabby Petito case; Federal government shutdown possible as debt rises...

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....

 2021-09-21 11:00 

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September 21st Forecast...

We will see another round of cool temperatures on the Western Slope. Thanks to northerly winds overnight and clear skies our morning lows are down in the 40s for the Grand Valley, and Gunnison is seeing its first day with below freezing temperatures. Our ...

 2021-09-21 04:39 

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CMU Sticker Day: 09/20/21...
 2021-09-21 03:09 

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High School Sticker Day: 09/20/21...
 2021-09-21 00:45 

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Federal funding for small businesses impacted by Glenwood Canyon mudslides...

MESA COUNTY, Colo. Traffic continues to flow through Glenwood Canyon on Interstate 70 after multiple mudslide closures weeks ago. Western Slope businesses noted their struggles in a business poll through the Grand Junction Chamber of Commerce. President, ...

 2021-09-21 00:42 

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Food Bank of the Rockies and Colorado State University address local food insecurity with fresh produce partnership...

GRAND VALLEY, Colo. (KREX) Interns work with volunteers at CSU's research center farm, from seed to harvest, as part of the Community Alliance for Education and Hunger Relief program. Through the program, Food Bank of the Rockies is able to help distr...

 2021-09-21 00:36 

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Parliamentarian dashes Senate Dems immigration hopes...

Late Sunday evening, the Senate parliamentarian ruled Democrats cannot include sweeping immigration reform measures in their budget proposal using reconciliation because the measure isn...

 2021-09-20 23:29 

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Clifton Community Project receives American Rescue Plan grant dollars...

CLIFTON, Colo. (KREX) COVID-19 has affected our everyday lives, but the pandemic has also brought attention to areas in the community in need of improvement. The purpose of the American Rescue Plan is to assist local governments with relief efforts to bet...

 2021-09-20 23:16 

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SCL Health opens new primary care facility...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. After twelve months of hard work, SCL Health Medical Group has finally opened the doors to its newest primary care clinic at 2570 Patterson Road, "What a proud day for all of us, and what a proud day to be part of this community ...

 2021-09-20 23:13 

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Clerk Tina Peters reappears, sends report from anonymous experts...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) Mesa County Clerk and Recorder, Tina Peters has returned to the Western Slope. Upon her return, she hand-delivered a report to Mesa County Commissioners from who she claims are anonymous cybersecurity experts. Peters delivered...

 2021-09-20 22:43 

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Monday September 20, 2021 Forecast First...

Cooler and colder temperatures are expected by Tuesday morning and as a result of this post-frontal weather, portions of the northern zones and a few spots in the central mountains are under a Freeze Warning for Tuesday morning. The coolest/coldest temper...

 2021-09-20 22:20 

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Gabby Petito investigation: Florida police search warrant provides new details...

A Florida police department...

 2021-09-20 21:44 

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Montrose Monday...

MONTROSE, Colo. The second 'Montrose Monday' kicked off during KREX5 News at Noon's broadcast today. Tonya Maddox, CEO of 'Our Town Matters' in Montrose, Colorado, is giving the Western Slope the latest on all things 'Montrose'...

 2021-09-20 20:50 

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Military training jet crashes in Texas, injuring both pilots...

LAKE WORTH, Texas (AP) — A military training jet crashed Sunday in a neighborhood near Fort Worth, Texas, injuring the two pilots and damaging three homes but not seriously hurting anyone on the ground, authorities said. Both pilots managed to eject...

 2021-09-20 20:41 

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AP Top 25: Clemson, Ohio State slip; Penn State jumps to 6th...

Clemson and Ohio State slipped to the back of the top 10 in The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday and Penn State jumped four spots to No. 6 after another weekend in which lots of ranked teams had issues. Even No. 1 Alabama. The defending na...

 2021-09-20 20:36 

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Can the Denver Broncos go 3-0? Orange and Blue Report breaks down Week 2...

The Denver Broncos suffered a few more injuries during Week 2...

 2021-09-20 20:30 

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Liability concerns lead to shutdown of some Colorado 14ers...

DENVER (AP) — The ramifications of a lawsuit that ended with the U.S. government paying an injured mountain biker several million dollars after a crash on a washed-out trail continue to challenge Colorado fourteener hikers. And more recreational pur...

 2021-09-20 20:24 

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Sutton's career day helps Broncos beat woeful Jaguars 23-13...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Courtland Sutton re-established himself as Denver's go-to guy with a career day. With Jerry Jeudy sidelined because of a high ankle sprain, Sutton turned in his best performance as a pro as the Broncos beat woeful Jacks...

 2021-09-20 14:45 

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Newsfeed Now: Body found in Wyoming believed to be Gabby Petito; Traffic flagger brings smiles to people stuck in jam...

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....

 2021-09-20 14:40 

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LIVE: FBI, police swarm Brian Laundrie's family home to execute search warrant related to Gabby Petito investigation...

Law enforcement agencies swarmed the home of Brian Laundrie...

 2021-09-20 11:01 

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September 20th Forecast...

We will see a chilly start to the work week. There will be low chances for scattered rain showers closer to the Divide this morning. These showers will clear up for the afternoon. Cool northerly winds will keep our highs cool for today and tomorrow, but a...

 2021-09-20 05:23 

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Apartment complex fire in Grand Junction...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo — Just before 10 p.m. on Sunday, KREX 5 FOX 4 received reports of a fire at the Prospector Point Apartments. The apartment complex is located off of US-50 in Grand Junction. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. La...

 2021-09-19 23:43 

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Body found in Wyoming believed to be Gabby Petito...

Agents are expected to give an updated Sunday evening on the search for missing YouTuber Gabby Petito after a body was found in Wyoming....

 2021-09-19 23:25 

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Local Team Wins World Dance Championship...

RIFLE, Colo. — After four years of working towards first place, Full Throttle Dance Company has captured the title as World Dance Champions. Located in Rifle, this dance team has brought international attention to the Western Slope. But it wasn'...

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