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2014 Volkswagen Turbo Beetle R-Line

I remember the first time I laid eyes on a Volkswagen Beetle, in Grant, Nebraska in about 1963.  A young man in town named Charlie Brixius had purchased a used one (perhaps a 1959), and made quite a splash driving … Continue reading

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2014 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport Review by Stu Wright

    The 2014 Subaru Impreza Sport 2.0i Sport Premium is the topic of this week’s review.  I recently got to test out a Deep Sea blue pearl 5-door hatchback model with ivory cloth buckets and a “boxer” four cylinder … Continue reading

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Armed park rangers held tourists in lockdown after shutdown commenced

In what seemed like something out of a police state from Nazi Germany or the former Soviet Union, a new report has emerged that in the immediate aftermath of the shutdown, armed park employees engaged in what a tour bus … Continue reading

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2013 Volkswagen Passat SE FWD Sedan by Stu Wright

The Volkswagen automobile manufacturing company, founded in 1937 by the German Labor Front, involved production of an inexpensive car for the German common man, and included state-sponsored financing (“five marks a week you must put aside, if in your own … Continue reading

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“Million Dollar Baby” – 2012 Subaru Impreza Sport Review

      The 2012 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport Premium is the topic of this week’s review.  I recently got to test out a Marine Blue Pearl 5-door hatchback model with black striped cloth buckets and a “boxer” four cylinder … Continue reading

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Kagan to recuse herself: from Arizona case, not Obamacare

by Peter Grady– This election season will face two contentious issues before the Supreme Court, Obamacare, and now, Arizona’s immigration law. Last year Arizona passed SB 1070, a bill that simply mirrored federal law in regards to enforcing existing federal … Continue reading

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Nebraska veteran discharged over Obama eligibility issue wants to conduct church revivals

  by Jack Minor – An Air Force enlisted man who was quickly discharged after he began questioning Obama’s eligibility to be president has said he would like to go around the country conducting revival meetings in churches regarding America’s … Continue reading

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Donald Lee Schmidt

  June 25, 1935 ~ March 7, 2011   Donald Lee Schmidt of Greeley passed away Monday, March 7, 2011 at North Colorado Medical Center.  He was born June 25, 1935 to Henry and Olga Schmidt on the farm in … Continue reading

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Loretta Manly

  March 7, 1940 – February 15, 2011   Loretta Manly, age 70, passed away on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 in San Antonio.  She was born March 7, 1940, in Greely, Colorado to Edward F. Craig & Mary Vivian Ward. … Continue reading

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A Threat to Freedom in America

Daniel McKenna   –                Communism and socialism are two forms of government that have been greatly rejected in America since the ideas originated. Yet today, Barrack Obama advocates “spreading the wealth,” which is a euphemism for socialism. American Muslims are … Continue reading

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Lawrence Howard Finn, Sr.

Lawrence Howard Finn, Sr. May 13, 1923 ~ November 6, 2010 Lawrence Howard Finn, Sr., 87, of Greeley died Saturday, November 6, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center.  He was born May 13, 1923 in Baltimore, Maryland to Herbert and … Continue reading

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The Rant

Guest Columnist Mike McCune Winston Churchill: The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings. The inherent vice of socialism is the equal sharing of misery. RAMBLING THOUGHTS There are many small things to be looked at today, … Continue reading

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Elfriede Nelson

Elfriede Nelson March 20, 1926 ~ August 21, 2010 Greeley, Colorado Elfriede Nelson of Greeley died August 21, 2010 at Hospice and Palliative Care of Northern Colorado.  Elfriede was born March 20, 1926 in Munich, Germany to Robert and Maria … Continue reading

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Samuel C. Mijares

June 27, 1933 ~ July 14, 2010 Samuel C. Mijares of Greeley died Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at his home.  He was born June 27, 1933 in San Angelo, Texas to Guadalupe and Maria (DeLuz Cruz) Mijares.  He lived in … Continue reading

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Veteran reporter Helen Thomas quits after anti-Israel remarks

By Jack Minor Helen Thomas, the senior member of the White House press corps retired this week following  her remarks in which she said the Jews should go back to live in Germany and Poland, the countries of the Holocaust. … Continue reading

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Roger Leroy Tuma

Roger Leroy Tuma, 66 of Evans, Colorado died on Friday, May 7, 2010 at the North Colorado Medical Center. He was born July 07, 1943 in Crawford, Nebraska to Beulah Belle (Dolly- Fisher)Tuma and Jack Tuma. He married Anne Pennington in … Continue reading

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Virginia G. Onorato

Virginia G. Onorato of Greeley died on Monday, April 26, 2010 at the Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Hospital in Johnstown. She was born on February 22, 1941, in Greeley Colorado, to Henry and Edna Grace (McCarty) Moser.  She was … Continue reading

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