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Sen. Bennet favors bombing Syria

  Fort Morgan Times — U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet favors military action in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons but said the choices available to the United States range from “worse to bad.”   “This is about picking your … 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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Aurora shooter’s attorneys argue Colorado death penalty unconstitutional

Fort Morgan Times —  Lawyers for Aurora movie theater shooting defendant James Holmes want the judge in the case to declare Colorado’s death-penalty laws unconstitutional.   In multiple motions filed Friday and made public Tuesday, lawyers for Holmes say the state’s death-penalty … Continue reading

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Morgan County Sheriff’s office investigating teen drowning

Brush News Tribune — The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the apparent drowning of a teenager at a private pond northeast of the Fort Morgan City limits Monday afternoon. Deputies, Fort Morgan Police and Fire and Morgan County Ambulance … Continue reading

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Morgan Community College to pursue Glenn Miller documentary

Fort Morgan Times — Morgan Community College President Dr. Kerry Hart has announced the approval to pursue producing a documentary about Glenn Miller’s formative years in Fort Morgan. “The consent of Jonnie Miller Hoffman, Glenn Miller’s daughter, is wonderful news. … Continue reading

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Fort Morgan Cargill plant certified for “tender” meat

Ft. Morgan Times — A new U.S. Department of Agriculture system for rating beef could mean consumers will have a better idea whether or not their meat is tender — and Cargill Meat Solutions is a part of that program. … Continue reading

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Ft. Morgan speaker “excited” about Obamacare coming to Colorado

Fort Morgan Times — Brenda LaCombe knows how disheartening it has been for people who cannot afford health insurance but also make too much money for current government assistance. Her previous job was assisting people attempting to get enrolled in … Continue reading

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Weld sheriff deputy, gangster die in shootout

43-year-old Deputy Sheriff Sam Brownlee was shot and killed after a high speed pursuit that ended at Cave Creek subdivision in Evans. The suspect, 20-year-old Rueben Reyes, was being chased by police after reports of a domestic dispute. He stole … Continue reading

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Ricky Lynn Kottwitz

April 26, 1966 – November 1, 2010 Ricky Lynn Kottwitz, 44, of Evans, died November 1, 2010 at his home in Evans.  Ricky Lynn was born to Donald and June (Patterson) Kottwitz on April 26, 1966 at St. Josephs Hospital … Continue reading

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Erma Mildred Bartholomew

Erma Mildred Bartholomew October 28, 1945 – June 24, 2010 Erma Mildred Batholomew, 64, of Greeley, died June 24, 2010 at Hospice and Palliative Care of North Colorado.  She was born October 28, 1945 in Fort Morgan, to Aaron and … Continue reading

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Nancy Charlotte Pittaway

Nancy Charlotte Pittaway January 21, 1937 ~ May 23, 2010  Nancy Charlotte Pittaway, 73, of Brighton, died Sunday, May 23, 2010, at Platte Valley Medical Center in Brighton.  She was born January 21, 1937 in Fort Morgan, Colorado to Clyde … Continue reading

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Lydia Erbes

Lydia Erbes, 92, of Windsor, CO died April 29, 2010 at Windsor Health Care. Lydia Greenwald was born October 11, 1917 in Fort Morgan, CO. She married Jacob Erbes in 1935 and resided in Windsor. She retired from the Windsor … Continue reading

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Shariah eating away at Western Civilization

By Sara Grant At the Greeley 9.12 meeting on April 28, a representative from the Northern Colorado Chapter of “ACT! For America” gave a presentation on the history of Shariah law and its effects on Northern Colorado. According to local … Continue reading

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