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2015 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Sedan by Stu Wright

General News
By stuwright

The 2015 Toyota Avalon, currently available in hybrid and non-hybrid configurations, is now in its fourth-generation iteration.  I recently was loaned one of them by Rocky Mountain Redline, and the car delivered was painted Celestial Silver metallic and featured premium black leather seating.  With all Avalon production taking place in Georgetown, Kentucky, the first unit rolled […]

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2006 Subaru Baja Turbo AWD Pickup by Stu Wright

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By stuwright

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The Subaru Baja, available from model years 2003 through 2006, is an all-wheel drive, four passenger, four door pickup with Symmetrical all-wheel drive.  They were manufactured in Subaru’s Lafayette, Indiana factory.  I recently borrowed one from Greeley (CO) Subaru for a few days and spent quite a bit of time in it with my family. […]

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2015 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium Crossover Review ...

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By stuwright

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The Forester, Subaru’s venerable compact SUV, was introduced at the Tokyo Motor show in the fall of 1995 as a concept vehicle, and introduced as a production crossover in the U.S. in 1998.  It’s now in its fourth generation configuration; one such car was the subject of my most recent review, it being a 2015 Forester […]

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2015 Subaru WRX AWD Sedan by Stu Wright

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By stuwright

Subaru has produced the WRX sedan since 1992, with the lettering denoting “World Rally eXperimental”, and the vehicle existing as a variant of the Subaru Impreza compact sedan.  Greeley Subaru was recently kind enough to loan me a 2015 WRX for testing. It was painted Blue Pearl and was equipped with Carbon Black leather interior. […]

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2015 Honda CR-V Touring AWD by Stu Wright

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By stuwright

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Japan’s Honda Motor Company began as a motorbike manufacturer in 1949, and by 1962 they produced a motorcycle that caught the fancy of my big brother, a 150cc black bike with twin cylinders.  By 1964 the company became the world’s biggest motorcycle producer and that year I joined my brother and purchased a 50cc Honda, […]

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2015 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport by Stu Wright

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By stuwright

Subaru automobiles are produced by giant Japanese firm, Fuji Heavy Industries, Since 1968 they have been exported to America.  A plant in Lafayette, Indiana manufactures several of their models, but the Impreza is imported from Ota, Gumna, Japan.  The compact Impreza is currently in its fourth generation configuration, having been produced since 1992. Subaru sales have […]

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2015 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport Review by Stu Wright

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By stuwright

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Subaru automobiles are produced by giant Japanese firm, Fuji Heavy Industries, Since 1968 they have been exported to America.  A plant in Lafayette, Indiana manufactures several of their models, but the Impreza is imported from Ota, Gumna, Japan.  The compact Impreza is currently in its fourth generation configuration, having been produced since 1992. Subaru sales have […]

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Babies have fewer legal rights than farm animals, C ...

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

During a bill that would prohibit abortions after the fifth month of pregnancy and the unborn child is capable of surviving outside of the mother’s womb, Rep. Trent Franks, (R-AZ) said it is appalling that under current American law supporting abortion on demand farm animals have more rights and are treated more humanely than babies. […]

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2015 Toyota Hybrid SE Sedan

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By stuwright

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Toyota has been building Camrys since 1982.  The car was originally a compact sedan.  It has evolved into a midsize automobile, and year after year the company sells over 400,000 of them.  I drove a new 2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid during the past few days, all over Northern Colorado as well as to Denver, and I found out […]

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Community

Donald Trump: Paris shows gun control does not work

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

Donald Trump had a very interesting point about the deadly attacks by Muslim terrorists on the editors of the magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. He noted in a Twitter post that this brutal attack occurred in a country that is a liberal’s dream in the area of gun control. “If the people so violently shot […]

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The Gospel According to Old Glory

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

by Jack Minor —     I am known by many names. The Stars and Stripes, the Star Spangled Banner and the Red, White and Blue. However, many simply call me “Old Glory.”   In truth I am all of these things and yet so much more. While some may say I am simply a […]

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New British invasion: US rental markets

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

By Jack Minor – While the Beatles were part of the initial British invasion in the 1960s, a second wave appears to be arriving as British investors have begun to look into purchasing properties in the United States. What growth there is appears to in large part due to foreign investors. Property Report noted on […]

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Cooke vows to continue gun law fight to Supremes

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

GREELEY, Colo. – A sheriff in Colorado who spearheaded a lawsuit against the state’s radical gun laws, adopted by Democrats in 2013 and this week upheld by a federal judge, said the case is not over, vowing to take the battle all the way to the highest court in the land if necessary.   “These […]

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No bull: Now Obama wants to regulate cow flatulence

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

By Jack Minor—   What was once the staple of late night comedy and bad movies is now becoming a reality as the Obama administration is bowing to pressure from environmentalist groups and plans to require dairy farmers to prevent their cows from “passing gas.”   The issue at hand involves the extent to which […]

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IRS hiring of convicted FBI snooper raises privacy ...

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

By Jack Minor –   Conservative groups who have faced invasive questions from the IRS such as the content of their prayers and have had their tax records accessed and shared with outside groups have expressed alarm at the tax agencies decision to hire a former police officer who was convicted of illegally accessing FBI […]

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Obama administration decrees part of Obamacare exem ...

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

By Jack Minor –   While the sequester has forced the military to endure billions of dollars in budget cuts, the Obamacare administration has declared that the mandatory across the board budget cuts will not apply to a portion of Obamacare.   Part of Obamacare provides subsidies for low-income people to help them cover out […]

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Sheriffs last line of defense against government ty ...

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By editor@greeleygazette.com

By Jack Minor —   The office of sheriff was created to address worries exactly like the rampant militarization of police forces in America, claim two sheriffs who have challenged elected officials in their states over what they believe are unconstitutional abuses of power. “Right now the threat to individual Americans from al-Qaida and other […]

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