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BEACON Senior Newspaper
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BEACON Senior Newspaper

PO Box 3895

Grand Junction, CO 81502



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Kevin VanGundy

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Kevin VanGundy


Cloie Sandlin

Art Director

Melissa Trottier

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One out of every four Western Slope residents are 50 and older. This growing segment of our community controls over 70 percent of our area's wealth and are living longer, spending more and enjoying a far more active lifestyle than previous generations. The BEACON Senior Newspaper is dedicated to inform, serve, educate, inspire and entertain readers age 50 and older throughout Mesa, Delta and Montrose Counties.

775 (Mesa County)
225 (Montrose & Delta Counties)
13,000 (Mesa County)
6,000 (Montrose & Delta Counties)
Special Events

BeaconFest Boomer & Senior Fair (Mesa County) is held annually in April.

BeaconFest Boomer & Senior Fair (Montrose County) is held annually in September.

A special Valentine's Dance (Mesa County) is held annually in February.

Other Publications

The BEACON Guide is a comprehensive resource directory for Western Slope boomers and seniors that is published annually as two separate editions (Mesa County & Montrose/Delta Counties) each December.

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