Warmer weather is here, it's time to fire up the bike, and here's the perfect occasion to do it. The Deputy Derek Geer Unity Ride is coming up Saturday, April 9, 2016. What better occasion could there be to get in your first good ride of the season?
The Grand Junction Police Department is looking to send a local officer to take part in the Police Unity Tour, a four-day bike tour aimed towards raising funds and awareness for Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial Fund.
Several Grand Junction area bands and venues have come together to offer fundraising concerts benefiting the family of Deputy Geer. This weekend, make a point to attend one of these, or maybe all of these, benefit concerts.
A local food establishment will donate part of its profits to the families of Clarence Allen Nichols, Daniel Allen Nichols, and Melvin Wesley Hawkins, the three men lost from the May 25th mudslide on the Grand Mesa.