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I’ m from EPA and I’m here to help Colorado

In the footsteps of the great poitical satirists of our time, the next great comedian will undoubtedly bring audiences to their feet with applause for the use of the phrase,” EPA Expertise. ” The reality is that IF an engineer … Continue reading

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A timely reminder about Hillary Clinton’s “honesty”

The single democratic party candidate currently running for nomination for President has been described as a liar by more than a few major journalists. But with a long history of contempt for truth, Hillary Clinton has become one of the … Continue reading

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An Entertaining Guide to Gun Control

Colorado lawmakers are again debating gun control. Although the U.S. Constitution clearly and specifically denies the government from infringing on the “right of the people to keep and bear arms,” it has become politically popular to write laws forbidding we … Continue reading

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A crisis of Truth in America

The opening paragraph of the Declaration of Independence contains the five “W’s”: who, what, where, when and why. In the first line following the opening paragraph, the Declaration then begins in detail by stating that the document is rooted in … Continue reading

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Fracking for oil through Common Core

by Craig Masters I attended the Coloradoans for Responsible Energy Development (CRED) fracturing event held at Colorado School of Mines this past Wednesday evening. Even though the venue is probably one  of the most industry friendly venues in the country, … Continue reading

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Colorado introduces new logo and slogan

Brush News Tribune – Fly the Colorado flag. Wave it. Love it. It’s a grand old flag. But the state flag couldn’t compete with a green triangle as the new Colorado logo. State officials will unveil the image and an … Continue reading

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Is this Bizarro World?

by Craig Masters After John McCain making a fool of himself regarding the ouster from power in Egypt of the Muslim Brotherhood, is there anyone who still holds to the belief that the ‘old guard’ republican leadership has not completely … Continue reading

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Civil Union Ceremonies, on track to take away your Property Rights

by Craig Masters It just doesn’t seem possible to “hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal,” when one group demands supremacy over all others. Such is the case of homosexuals today in Colorado. The current … Continue reading

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CSI Weld County: Weld gets first of its kind crime lab

by Jack Minor –   Weld County, the only county in the state to be debt-free took the first steps to achieving another first in the state with a groundbreaking ceremony for a new regional crime lab on Wednesday.   … Continue reading

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Poor Reports Send Shock Waves Through Economy

by Mike McCune —   The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared more than 200 points Friday led by the financial sector. But missing was a solid reason for the move. If anything the DJIA should have been flat at best … Continue reading

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Garden-In-A-Box Program Ends June 5

GREELEY- The City of Greeley Water Conservation Program is sponsoring a Garden-In-A-Box sale. Orders must be made by June 5, for pre-planned and affordable Xeriscape gardens. Greeley residents receive $25 off the list price of the xeric gardens.   The … Continue reading

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Schoolhouse doors revolved for accused pedophile?

  Schools need better “doors” than this. by Craig Masters Vicente Vitela made an all-to-familiar appearance in a courtroom March 2. He was once again accused of child molestation. But Vitela is not some shadowy figure along the street hunting … Continue reading

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The Rant

by Mike McCune — Merry Christmas! Sometimes the best present anyone can receive is a good wakeup call. Earlier this month a “Rant” about the declining wealth of the average American caused a stir among readers. Some contended I had … Continue reading

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Free pennies at King Soopers

Ignoring over charges cost most of us a few dollars a month By Craig Masters How often do you leave a grocery store and later notice you were overcharged for an item or two by just a few cents? Most … Continue reading

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‘Others’ will control Greeley school board

By Craig Masters To illustrate how much people in America want to avoid revealing more than necessary to their government, the 2010 census report for Greely’s population shows a population of ‘Others’ nearly twice as large as the combined total … Continue reading

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Economic Civil War

An economic civil war is about to engulf the United States. The root is the 73-year-old lie called Social Security, the foes are Baby Boomers and their children and grandchildren.   Despite what the government says, Social Security is a … Continue reading

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City proclaims Saturday to be “play day”

  by Jack Minor – The city of Evans has declared Sept. 10, the same day as EvansFest, to be a designated “play day.” In issuing the proclamation, Mayor Lyle Achziger said, “Play is a valuable part of a child’s … Continue reading

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Economic fears sets American’s mindset

  Economic fears have such a firm grasp on the average American consumer that he is now making some major changes to his budgeting mindset. Not since the Great Depression year of 1937 has the consumer made such drastic cuts to … Continue reading

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America…asleep …. to death

In much of the Muslim world today, many people died. Most knew when they awoke that they might be killed in the name of freedom. Yet they walked into the streets near their homes and cried out in protest of … Continue reading

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Berthoud downs Wildcats 47-27

       Story and Photos By Jim Merriott   The Berthoud Spartan football team defeated the Greeley Central Wildcats 47-27 at District 6 Stadium Friday night.   Berthoud, took advantage of four costly turnovers during the game by the … Continue reading

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Greeley Gazette Opinion :

 The argument about President Obama’s birthright can no longer be settled. Any middle school kid with average computer skills can create a fake birth certificate. Frankly, I don’t think they even did as good a job as I would have. … Continue reading

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City Council: is money wasted or an investment

by Vanessa Dominguez Communication and marketing plan update was the first item on City Council’s agenda. Last fall, the city council decided they needed to do a better job with the money they had to work with. They plan to … Continue reading

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Is your husband seeking an affair? – check here!

by Vanessa Dominguez Facebook is now cited as a contributing cause of divorce in Texas in one out of five filings. How many break-ups are caused by online dating sites, including those that encourage infidelity? As previously reported in The … Continue reading

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National Curricula?

By Mike Bauman There is a movement among state education chiefs and the National Governors Association called the Common Core Standards Initiative.  The movement is funded in large part by public monies (including 31.6 million in extra stimulus funds) provided … Continue reading

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Mary Helen Blehm

Mary Helen Blehm Mary Blehm, 87, of Greeley died Saturday, January 8 at her home in Greeley. She was born on September 13, 1923 in Greeley to Henry Bierig and Katherine (Bruntz) Bierig. She married Robert Blehm on September 30, … Continue reading

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Birders Flocking to Holiday Count

By Mike Bauman Courtesy DOW Colorado children are not the only ones looking forward to the holiday season. Birders across the state are gearing up for two of the high points of the birding year; the Christmas Bird Count and the Midwinter … Continue reading

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Attacks on Boswell part of coordinated effort by Democrat organizations

Story and Photo By Jack Minor Recent mailers attacking Bob Boswell appear to be part of a coordinated effort to help elect Democratic candidates across Colorado. A group called Colorado Ethics Watch has accused Boswell of impropriety regarding a fundraising … Continue reading

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Free, reduced-price meal deadline approaches

Some students’ free or reduced-price meal accounts are approaching the Sept. 28 deadline to reapply to continue this benefit during the current school year. Students who received free or reduced-price meals last school year are allowed to carry over that … Continue reading

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NORTON HITTING BELOW THE BELT FORMER ATF AGENT ON GOLYANSKY CASE SAYS BUCK WAS RIGHT

By Jim Frazier An ATF agent, who worked on the Golyansky case back in 1998, said that claims made by U.S. Senate candidate Jane Norton against Weld DA Ken Buck are “hitting below the belt.” “Ken Buck did the right … Continue reading

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Fatherhood

Fatherhood is an awesome blessing which carries with it many opportunities and responsibilities. As fathers, we directly affect our children’s past, present, and future and play an extremely important role in the life of our children by providing stability, discipline, … Continue reading

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Weld County 9.5% Unemployment

Recent statistics indicate Weld County with an almost 9.5 percent unemployment rate. For those who find themselves in this position, unemployment can be seen as a terrible curse or an extreme blessing. Think about it, you are being paid to … Continue reading

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