Friday, August 28, 2015

This week in pictures, Aug. 28, 2015

Check out some of what's been happening around Mesa County this week.

Mesa County Health Department childcare licensing specialist Audriana Osgood and Health Promotions Specialist Karen Melott take a quick break for a picture. 
Andrea Miklos was the Values Champion this week at the Department of Human Services/Mesa County Workforce Center. Here she is with Tracey Garchar. 

DHS/WFC employees gather for the Values Champion celebration. 

DHS/WFC employees gather for the Values Champion celebration. 
DHS/WFC employees gather for the Values Champion celebration.
This is a picture of the noxious weed Dalmation toadflax. Though the flowers look like snapdragons, the plant is a weed. 

Mesa County Road and Bridge crews patch Land's End Road.

Mesa County Road and Bridge crews patch Land's End Road.
Mesa County Road and Bridge crews patch Land's End Road.


The Mesa County Sheriff's Office sent these pics for National Dog Day. 

Mesa County Sheriff's Deputy Seth Parker patrols the Colorado River.

Mesa County Noxious Weed and Pest Management is offering assistance with giant reed grass removal and treatment in September and October. Homeowners can contact them at 255-7121 for assistance.

This is another picture of Dalmation toadflax, with one of the biocontrol agents raised at the Palisade Insectary.
The Mesa County Fairgrounds was host to the USA BMX Olympic qualifying event last weekend. 


Monday, August 24, 2015

Commissioners congratulate GJ High Knowledge Bowl team

The Mesa County Commissioners this morning awarded a certificate of recognition to the Grand Junction High School Knowledge Bowl team for their success. 

Here are a couple pictures of the team (congrats!):