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2015 Volkswagen Jetta SE FWD Sedan

The number one selling Volkswagen is the Jetta, produced since 1979.  It is currently in its sixth generation form, this new design having been introduced in June of 2010 as a 2011 model.  For 2015 the Jetta received a mid-cycle update … Continue reading

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta SE Review by Stu Wright

    Volkswagen was originally founded in 1937 by the German Labor Front, a Nazi trade union.  The venture included production of an inexpensive car for the common man along with state-sponsored financing (“five marks a week you must put … Continue reading

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Judge gives Colorado governor gets pass on anti-gun laws

By Jack Minor —   Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, who has referred to rural residents of his state as “backwards thinking” and that they would have to suffer some “inconvenience” over gun control has been told by a federal … Continue reading

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Fox 31 “Investigative” reporters may attempt to scam gun sellers

by Craig Maasters Area gun owners are reporting that two reporters working for KDVR Fox 31 television have attempted to make “straw” purchases of guns listed for sale on the online site, armslist.com. Josh Bernstein, who is listed on the … Continue reading

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District 6 closure catches parents off guard

by Jack Minor –   Many parents who went to drop their children off at school today were surprised to learn that District 6 had cancelled classes on Tuesday.   At around 5 AM District officials made the decision to … Continue reading

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The issue is Power not Safety

by Craig Masters Hundreds of citizens from across Colorado converged on the capital Monday, to deliver messages of opposition to the democrat politicians’ attack on private property rights and the U.S. Constitution by undermining its supporting document, the Bill of … Continue reading

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Nationally known expert on gun violence decimates Obama falsehoods about guns

by Peter Grady –   Nationally known academic, author and economist John Lott Jr. systematically decimated all the claims currently being used by president Obama and state lawmakers to argue for increased gun control, arguing that such laws actually decrease … Continue reading

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A message to send to Colorado Senators

submitted through Craig Masters You are urged to contact every Senator with this information. If the American Bill of Riights can be picked apart and destroyed line by line, then Freedom can not survive anywhere on Earth. Whether you care about … Continue reading

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Will NASA’s Mars menu help Obama feed the middle-class?

by Craig Masters Regardless of what else you may think about Obama’s policies, religious ideology, reports filled with false numbers, or unconstitutional implementation of laws, the one area where there is no doubt is that he believes the economic plan … Continue reading

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District 6 goes into campaign mode for 3A

by Jack Minor –   The Greeley/Evans District 6 Board of Education appears to be going into a full blown campaign mode in an attempt to get voters to approve a bond issue this November.   At September’s Parent Teacher … Continue reading

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State paid employees to sit home after failing background check

by Peter Grady –   The state of Colorado paid several employees’ salaries up to six digits while they sat at home after they failed a background check and then eventually transferred them to another department.   The move caused … Continue reading

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Healthy habits for going back to school

WELD COUNTY, CO – Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment offers health tips to students who will be heading back to school after summer vacation to keep them healthy.   School supplies: check.  New backpack: check.  Haircut: check.  … Continue reading

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Debt-free Weld gets $52 million check from Anadarko

WELD COUNTY, CO – On Tuesday, May 1, 2012, Weld County Treasurer John Lefebvre and the Weld County Board of Commissioners recognized more than $52 million in tax payments from one of Weld County’s largest single property tax payers. Anadarko … Continue reading

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Gardner says proposed farm regs show Washington needs reality check

by Matt Lacy — Congressman Cory Gardner has said that proposed regulations by the federal government that would bar young people from operating farm equipment shows that Washington needs a reality check “You get somebody who doesn’t understand agriculture and … Continue reading

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Qdoba to offer BOGO for a kiss this Valentine’s Day

Staff Reports — Qdoba Mexican Grill®, known for its wide variety of handcrafted, fresh and innovative Mexican cuisine, is encouraging its guests to share the love again this February 14th with the return of its popular BOGO for a Kiss … Continue reading

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Evans Senior Center 1/13/2012

Staff Reports — by Betty Grauberger   Be sure and check out the new Dining Around Schedule for this year.   Dennis and Donna have retired, however Donn and Bev Reid are continuing on with the fun.   You can check the schedule … Continue reading

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The Rant

by Mike McCune — The time-tested fundamentals taught in economics classes everywhere are missing to support the recent rises across the globe. Anyone who would have invested with the fundamentals so twisted would have been flunked by every professor I … Continue reading

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SchoolBoard, Prop.103, City Council….Here’s sound advice

  Staff Reports  — Evans Fire Protection District – unnecessary.  Evans still has efficiencies to find and fat to cut before asking for tax hikes in these times.   Proposition 103 – This one is simple.  No. For many reasons, … Continue reading

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2011 Volkswagen Jetta Review

      Volkswagen was originally founded in 1937 by the German Labor Front, a Nazi trade union.  The venture included production of an inexpensive car for the common man along with state-sponsored financing (“five marks a week you must … Continue reading

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When police officers break the law

With the recent “bad cop” stories in the news, most wonder; do they hire just anybody? Not in Greeley. Police Chief Jerry Garner explained the long and tedious process consisting of several tests, screenings, and interviews one must successfully complete … Continue reading

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Georgia Passes “Arizona-style” Immigration Bill

By Mike Bauman  This week the Georgia General Assembly passed a bill that would, among other things, empower police officers to check an individual’s immigration status if the person is unable to produce any form of identification or give basic … Continue reading

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Eliminate stress while planning your vacation

by Vanessa Dominguez It’s vacation season and sometimes planning and packing can turn into stress. When you plan ahead, you ensure that all your bases are covered and that you don’t end up buying items for double the cost when … Continue reading

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Things My Grandpa Taught Me: How to Sharpen a Knife

By Mike Bauman There are certain life skills that many young people today don’t have.  They are the things my grandpa taught me.  They include values such as respect and work ethic.  They also include skills like shooting a rifle … Continue reading

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District 6 Cutting Popular Programs, Still Spending Suspiciously

By Mike Bauman While proposing radical cuts in popular programs such as sports, D6 continues to spend money on seemingly non-essential items.  The following February expenditures were found on the District 6 check register as recorded at http://www.greeleyschools.org/site_res_view_template.aspx?id=a850f58f-a068-42a2-8133-bc7bb5661091. DOMINOS PIZZA … Continue reading

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Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police Oppose Vermont Style Carry

By Mike Bauman The Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police have come out against No Permit or Vermont Style Concealed Carry.  The statement in its entirety follows along with responses from rank and file police officers. The police chiefs of … Continue reading

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Evans Senior Center by Betty Grauberger

   Next Senior Breakfast will be on March 3rd at 9:00 a.m…….great food, good fellowship and just plain fun….please join us….. March 16th at 11:00 a.m. we will be hosting a homemade soup and bread party……bring us your favorite soup … Continue reading

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Arts picnic accepting booth applications

The Arts Picnic “Park Your Art” Committee is now accepting arts/crafts booth applications for the 2011 show held in historic Lincoln Park, downtown Greeley. The juried event, scheduled for July 30 and 31, is open to all artists (student, amateur, … Continue reading

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Money Saving Tips for Winterizing Your Home

By Mike Bauman As temperatures drop, many people begin to search for ways to conserve the heat in their homes.  What follows are some ideas to help you save money on your heating costs. 1)  Consider a programmable thermostat. These can be … Continue reading

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Grocery store says mold is okay

By Vanessa Dominguez In the last few weeks, consumers in Greeley have reported a large number or blackberries or raspberries with visible mold on them being sold in several Greeley grocery stores. Are these berries safe to buy and eat? … Continue reading

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Court rules using someone else’s social security number not identity theft

By Jack Minor The Colorado Supreme Court issued a ruling that using someone else’s Social Security number is not identity theft as long as you use your own name with it. The case involved Felix Montes-Rodriguez who went to Hajek … Continue reading

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Bennet Says We Have Nothing to Show For All of Our Debt, Will Not Commit to Position on Card Check

Photo and Story By Jack Minor Michael Bennet, D-Colo,at a town hall meeting in Greeley last Saturday, Aug 21 said we had nothing to show for the debt incurred by the stimulus package and other expenditures calling the recession  the worst … Continue reading

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Ask Abby- Proper Foot Care

By Rish Burkholder Photo from internet files Question: Do you have any tips on trimming my dog’s nails? She hates it and I am afraid of cutting too much. Answer: Proper Foot Care is very important to prevent unnecessary pain … Continue reading

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CITIZEN ARREST – WHEN, WHERE, HOW AND WHY

By Jim Frazier The recent journey by Gary Faulker to Pakistan to arrest Osama Bin Laden brings up questions about citizen arrest. “Actually citizens have more powers of arrest than police,” said Hal Von Luebbert, a former police officer who … Continue reading

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Atheists forego some really useful metaphors

Besides suffering Darwin’s arbitrary demise, Atheists forego some really useful metaphors. First it was the Republicans, then it was Independents, now it’s the Democrats worrying Barack Obama is like sin, taking you further than you wanted to go, costing you … Continue reading

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Return to Chivalry

By Mike Bauman This week’s date involves a trip back in time.  Approximate cost is $13 per adult (tickets available at King Soopers) and gas to get to Larkspur.  You might also bring a few dollars for some finger food … Continue reading

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