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Obama ridicules Christians for High Horse Attitude

Barack Obama’s education in Muslim schools seems to have been as distorted in favor of Islam as it was against Christianity. When he decided to tell Christian Americans to get off their “high horse” and understand that what the ISIS … Continue reading

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71 percent of Obama voters now regret choice

By Jack Minor –   In a further sign Democrats are in trouble a recent poll by Economist YouGov.com reveals that a majority of Democrats and nearly three quarters of all Obama votes now regret their decision.   The poll, … Continue reading

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Hickenlooper in crosshairs over Obamacare numbers

By Jack Minor –   Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper finds himself facing another obstacle to his reelection campaign as his administration finds itself accused of stacking an investigative panel over charges Sen. Mark Udall pressured state insurance regulators to edit … Continue reading

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FBI: Law enforcement no longer top priority

In what could be an ominous sign, the FBI has announced on their website that they are no longer focusing on law enforcement as their primary mission, but are instead joining the war on terror.   The change was noted … Continue reading

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Justice Department will not challenge state marijuana laws

Coloradoan — The Justice Department will not attempt to challenge state laws that allow for the medical and recreational use of marijuana as long as the drug sales do not conflict with eight new federal enforcement priorities. Those include the … Continue reading

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Isaia Aricayos to announce run against Young for HD 50

Republican Isaia Aricayos is formally announcing his intention to challenge Democrat Dave Young for the House District 50 seat following a series of votes in favor of controversial bills including restrictions on Second Amendment rights and a bill that would … Continue reading

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Bloomberg loses in Home Court contest – Will Colorado pay the legal bills ?

by Craig Masters A New York judge has placed Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s marquee nanny state legislation on hold. The ruling will stop the mayor from enforcing his rules on maximum drink sizes New Yorkers would be allowed to buy in … Continue reading

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D.C. Eyes Retirement Accounts To Meet Expenses

Debt, public debt to be exact, is no longer a problem in America–at least according to the Democrats following their big win last week. By their accounts the Earth’s orbit has been changed so we no longer need fuel to … Continue reading

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Teachers union suffering decline

by Matt Lacy –   While some were portraying the recall election in Wisconsin as a referendum on unions, the National Education Association has far bigger problems facing them.   Over the past two years the organization has lost over … Continue reading

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Broncos caravan to stop in Greeley

GREELEY — The Denver Broncos will arrive in Greeley on Thursday, June 14 as part of their summer tour through Colorado which began in in Trinidad in May. As part of their tour, the team will make appearances at the … Continue reading

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“Gay” marriage is legal in all 50 states

by Jack Minor — Evangelical Lutherans in the St. Paul, Minnesota area went on record against changing the Minnesota Constitution to define marriage as a union between a man and woman.   The Saint Paul Area Synod of the Evangelical … Continue reading

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Get moving for health during May

Staff Reports — Greeley – May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month.  This year, Healthy Weld 2020 joins the President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports to challenge residents to get moving for health and to get active and … Continue reading

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AIM says conservatives need to avoid liberal trap

by Matt Lacy —   A spokesman for a media watchdog group said it was no surprise that a liberal pro-homosexual “faith group” has asked MSNBC to ban Tony Perkins, president of the family research Council from the network. The … Continue reading

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WH denies Israeli report Obama offered hi-tech bombs after election

by Peter Grady – Following a report in an Israeli newspaper that the Obama administration had promised to provide Israel with high-tech weapons including bunker-busting bombs and refueling planes if Israel agreed to hold off bombing Iran after the presidential … Continue reading

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IRS among victims of internet servers infected by DNSChanger Trojan

By Craig Masters Imagine the biggest web sites in the country going black. It could happen next month. Here’s the worst part: The malware also prevents security updates and disables installed security software. The FBI has set March 8 as … Continue reading

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The Rant

by Mike McCune —   Washington is having a nasty debate over “taxing the wealthy” these days. By good fortune or bad more Americans than ever before don’t have to worry about the ramifications of the debate because they don’t … Continue reading

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ACLU settles Howling Pig case for $425,000

by Matt Lacy – After more than eight years of litigation, Weld County has settled a case against a blogger that used satire to show a picture of a college professor with a Hitler moustache. Tom Mink, publisher of the … Continue reading

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School board candidate steps down over petition irregularities

  by Jack Minor – A Republican candidate for the upcoming District 6 school board election has withdrawn from the race following revelations that signatures gathered to place her name on the ballot were gathered improperly. The Gazette first reported that … Continue reading

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“Birthers” issue challenge to Gen. Powell; hear the evidence casting doubt on the authenticity of Obama’s birth certificate

    by Jack Minor   by Jack Minor A group organizing what is being dubbed a “Birther Summit” has offered to pay $15,000 to retired Gen. Colin Powell for simply listening to evidence that the President Barack Obama’s birth … Continue reading

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Greeley’s HOT temperatures

  Halfway through summer is when Colorado is getting those high 90 degree temperatures with the heat wave enveloping all of the mid southern part of the United States. Oddly, as one travels through-out Colorado, it is easy to notice … Continue reading

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Court rules atheists cannot sue over “hurt feelings”

Jay Sekulow by Jack Minor  A liberal judge who ruled the National Day of Prayer was unconstitutional was overturned today by a federal appeals court saying that plaintiffs did not have a right to be protected from “conduct with which … Continue reading

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Colorado Division of Wildlife and State Parks to Merge

DOW Insider Newsletter- The Colorado Division of Wildlife and Colorado State Parks would merge into a new agency under one board and one administration on July 1 under legislation that will soon be submitted to the General Assembly, Gov. John Hickenlooper told a joint meeting of the Colorado … Continue reading

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PIRATE RADIO SUPPORT

Saturday, January 8, 2011 I was surprised to see Greeley’s own Pirate Radio showcased on Denver Channel 9’s News. It seems that the reason for Channel 9’s interest in the radio station was a commentary that Pirate Radio’s owner, Brett … Continue reading

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School board plans to violate state law and ban “legal” guns at meetings

Story and photo By Jack Minor Emotions ran high at the emergency work session held by the District 6 Board of Education to discuss ways to prevent Board-member Brett Reese from legally carrying a weapon to board meetings. Reese informed … Continue reading

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Jurors on Lakin court-martial have all heard of case

by Jack Minor While selecting members to hear charges aginst Lt. Col. Lakin, every member of the board said they have heard of the case and many know about the “birther” movement. Lt. Col. Lakin pleaded guilty to one of … Continue reading

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Council Invites Public Comment on Proposed Budget

The Greeley City Council continues its efforts to engage residents regarding various issues and challenges facing the community and city government. The next challenge is preparing a balanced City of Greeley budget for 2011 based on anticipated revenue. To gather … Continue reading

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Scott principal pulls out all the stops for counting day

Olivia Zadkovic and Alea Shaeffer from Meeker Elementary cut the ribbon for the new playground at Scott Elementary. The two girls started a lemonade stand to help raise funds for a new playground over the summer Story and photo By … Continue reading

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Kershaw Resignation an Opportunity for the Board to Reconnect

By:  Mike Bauman  The resignation of Doug Kershaw from the District 6 School Board is a disappointment.  While we understand the pressures of being a board member, we also believe running for office to be a commitment to those who … Continue reading

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House 50 candidates debate over challenges facing state

By Jack Minor During the Greeley Gazette sponsored HD 50 debate this past Friday, Rep. Jim Riesberg touted his accomplishments of the past six years as the HD 50 representative, while challenger Bob Boswell made a case that his business … Continue reading

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2010 NATIONAL CRACKDOWN AND LABOR DAY WEEKEND IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENT

The law enforcement agencies of the Weld County DUI Task Force will be conducting increased DUI saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints in Weld County during the National Crackdown and upcoming Labor Day weekend Enforcement Period that starts Friday, August 20th … Continue reading

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State says citizens have no right to privacy regarding online purchases

By Jack Minor The state of Colorado has said that there is no right to privacy when it comes to on-line purchases. Colorado has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by on-line retailers who do business in Colorado. … Continue reading

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Scott principal up to the challenge

By Jack Minor While some might be discouraged by looming budget cuts and a devastating playground fire just a few weeks before the start of school, Scott Elementary School principal Dr. Blakley Wallace is upbeat. Dr. Wallace is arguably the … Continue reading

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TV’s M*A*S*H* “Radar O’Reilly” has mission to turn America back to God

By Jack Minor The Korean War veteran who was the model for the MASH character Radar O’Reilly, is on a mission to turn America back to God from his farm in Indiana. Howard Lower and his wife raise corn, beans … Continue reading

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Supreme Court holds that Second Amendment applies to all levels of government

By Mike Bauman On June 28, 2010, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled in a 5-4 decision that the Right to Keep and Bear Firearms is an individual right that applies to all levels of government. In … Continue reading

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On Rights and Responsibilities

By Mike Bauman As Americans, we have a tendency to get caught up in our rights. We have the right to free speech, the right to keep and bear arms, the right to a free press, the right to peaceably … Continue reading

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