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Could gun confiscation come to Connecticut?

By Jack Minor –   Reports that the state of Connecticut is preparing to send out letters to gun owners with unregistered firearms has caused some to speculate the state may be preparing to engage in house to house gun … Continue reading

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Colorado sheriff “rebellion” catching on in other states

Colorado sheriffs who earlier this year stated they were not going to enforce a series of strict gun control laws passed by Democrats who control both chambers of the state legislature appear to have sparked a similar movement by other … Continue reading

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Fort Morgan Leprino plant safe from closure

Fort Morgan Times —  Leprino Foods Company announced last week that it made the decision to close its Ravenna, Neb. facility in early November.   This difficult but necessary decision is driven by the technological advances at other facilities, the … Continue reading

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Hunting for details of a campaign appearance?

by Craig Masters It is being reported that the President will make another college/high school campaign stop here in Colorado next Tuesday. According to the reports in local media, Obama will be at Colorado State August 28. I wanted to … Continue reading

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Rabies infected animals highlight need to keep pets shots up to date

by Sarah Evans –   Animals are an important part of our lives. Pet animals, such as dogs and cats provide companionship, comfort, and can help us lead healthier lives. They are cherished members of the family and are often … Continue reading

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Bain fights back against “Romney is a felon” comments

by Matt Lacy –   Bain Capital has issued a strong statement challenging a statement by the Obama team the Mitt Romney had either lied to the American people or committed a felony about his relationship with the company.   … Continue reading

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Renter’s threats result in restraining order

by Jack Minor – A restraining order has been filed against a tenant of Brett Reese after he allegedly threatened physical violence against him for attempting to collect on a late rent payment. The restraining order was issued by Judge … Continue reading

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The Rant: Government NEET Counting Covers Economy’s Weakness

by Mike McCune — “I have sworn on the altar of god eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.”–Thomas Jefferson   Government is fond of spouting its version of the truth while forgetting the jury … Continue reading

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The Rant — Government NEET Counting Covers Economy’s Weakness

by Mike McCune — “I have sworn on the altar of god eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.”–Thomas Jefferson   Government is fond of spouting its version of the truth while forgetting the jury … Continue reading

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“Star Wars” game makers cave to “gay” activists

  by Jack Minor —   A pro-family group has said makers of the Star Wars videogame  caved into pressure from a small group of homosexual activists at the expense of children who could be exposed to explicit material.   … Continue reading

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Federal Judge moves March 8, to July 9

by Craig Masters Millions of procrastinators have put off de-bugging the DNS Changer virus from their computers. March 5, federal Judge Denise Cole extended the cut-off date for the FBI servers another 120 days ending July 9, 2012; at least … Continue reading

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Measles vaccine connected to autism while conservative politics causes hypocrisy

There are far too many clowns pretending to be scientists by Craig Masters Scientific American magazine reports “bad science” papers have long lasting effects; especially when they seem to support a lifestyle or point of view that excuses irresponsible behavior. In the … Continue reading

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Salvation Army begs for help in Detroit amidst “gay” boycott

by Matt Lacy – The Salvation Army is facing a difficult season, first homosexuals are boycotting giving to the group and now donations in Detroit are so bad the organization is issuing an “urgent plea” for help. The Salvation Army … Continue reading

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Christian leader apologizes for “false teachings” regarding Christ’s return

by Jack Minor – Harold Camping, Founder and Chairman of Family Radio Stations, apologized for misleading Christians for decades over his teaching on the rapture. The term “rapture” is never mentioned in the Bible, however fundamentalist Christians say the word … Continue reading

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Gessler’s office clarifies remarks about 5,000 illegals voting in last election

by Jack Minor   –   Following Congressional testimony that 5,000 illegals may have voted in the last election, a spokesman for Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler contacted the Gazette to explain his remarks.  The Gazette reported that Gessler told … 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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When should your new love interest meet your children?

by Vanessa Dominguez Being a parent is not easy by any means. Most people  start a relationship or marriage with the intention of having everlasting love and commitment. Then they face the challenges of pregnancy and children.  Unfortunately, some parents find … Continue reading

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Indoors can be just as fun as out

by Vanessa Dominguez During those cold winter days, your toddler may get the indoor blues. There are many fun things you can do to cheer him up and make it bright inside even though it’s cold outside. Now that your … Continue reading

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What do I know for sure?

Guest Column By Carol Clemens “In the beginning God!” God is what I know for sure! What a wonderful secure peaceful foundation to build my life upon. When God created man out of the dust of the earth, He breathed … Continue reading

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Local church loses battle to City Council over fees

At a recent meeting City council members listened to presentations from David Miranda, of Faith Tabernacle Church, and Ron Hoagland, City of Greeley Storm water Manager, in regards to a dispute over monthly fees. Council was faced with four options: … Continue reading

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Fun Halloween activities for your infant/toddler

Many babies and toddlers are too young to go trick or treating, so what is the alternative? It is nearly impossible to resist those ever-so-cute Halloween costumes, so make the most out of it. Babies and toddlers alike will enjoy Halloween … Continue reading

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Dates on a Dime “B” Date

By Mike Bauman This week’s DoD is centered around the letter B. Setting up the date: There are two ways to do this date.  The cheap way and the nearly free way. The cheap way is to contact a local … Continue reading

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Dates on a Dime: Alphabet Dating

By Mike Bauman Over the next several weeks we will be exploring ideas for alphabet- themed dates.  We will start this week with the letter “A.”  (Disclaimer:  This was my wife’s idea.  She says you can’t use body parts or intimate … Continue reading

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Driving for Dinner

By: Mike Bauman This week’s date involves getting several couples to cooperate for a progressive dinner.  You will need to cooperate with at least two other couples.  These can be people from church, work, your kid’s school, or other acquaintances. … Continue reading

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Date Loaf

8 oz dates, chopped 8 oz nuts, chopped 1/2 c. sugar 1/2 tsp salt 2 egg yolks 2 egg whites 1/2 c. flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Grease loaf pan and line … 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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Jo Ann (Christ) Theroux

Jo Ann (Christ) Theroux, 63, of Pierce passed away Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, after a four year battle with Breast Cancer. Jo was born March 13, 1947 to Theodore and Velma (Wait) Christ … Continue reading

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Dates on a Dime: Nature’s Fireworks

By Mike Bauman This week’s date involves a nice evening stroll with your loved ones.  Take the kids along on this date.  Also, take the bug spray along, or it’ll be a short one! Between 60th Avenue and 64th Avenue … Continue reading

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Concert Under the Stars

By Mike Bauman For this week’s date you will need to choose one of three free “Concert Under the Stars” events at the University of Northern Colorado.  The concerts are being held July 13th, 20th, and 27th at 8 p.m.  … Continue reading

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Dinner for Two

By Mike Bauman This week’s date is another surprise. What You’ll Need: Your spouse’s favorite recipe and everything needed to prepare it exactly as they like it. Candles Soft, romantic music A willing collaborator who is a close friend of … Continue reading

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The Me Quiz

By Mike Bauman This week’s date happens after the kids are in bed and Mom and Dad are winding down from a usually hectic day. You will need: Cheap champagne you both like Strawberries or a favorite fruit Chocolate Three … Continue reading

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Build Your Own Date Checklist

By Mike Bauman For some months now, the Dates on a Dime column has been working to provide ideas for the romantically challenged.  This week we will be discussing the elements necessary for a successful date. Gentlemen, please note what … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt

By Mike Bauman In this week’s date, we will continue to take advantage of our beautiful, and mostly mosquito free, spring weather with another outdoor date. What you’ll need: Compass or GPS An Inexpensive Treasure Chest (look at hobby stores) … Continue reading

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Good Old Fashioned Picnic

By  Mike Bauman This week’s date is a blast from the past. Taking just a simple picnic with someone special. What You’ll Need: Day Pack with Picnic Supplies Light blanket to sit on An Inexpensive Bottle of Champagne Preparation: Pick … Continue reading

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Marriage According to Kids

By Mike Bauman I take no credit (or blame) for this.  It was sent to me via email.  The original author seems to have been lost in the vastness of cyberspace. How do you know who to marry? “You got … Continue reading

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