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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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“War” in military continues over religious rights

A battle is raging in the U.S. military – over religious rights of the  soldiers who defend American lives and values.   An amendment in the recently passed military budget bill actually strengthens  religious freedom rights for service members, and … Continue reading

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Kansas latest battleground over LGBT issue

by Matt Lacy — Kansas has now become the latest battleground state for special rights for homosexuals and cross-dressers. Human Relations Commissions and/or homosexual activists in Lawrence, Hutchinson, Salina, Wichita and Pittsburg have asked city governments to add “sexual orientation” … Continue reading

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Lawmaker introduces bill to protect servicemembers’ right to speak out against homosexuality

Although Obama has overturned a Revolutionary War ban on homosexuals serving in the military, one lawmaker wants to make sure service members will still have their rights to be opposed to the “gay” lifestyle. Congressman Tim Huelskamp (R-Kansas) has introduced the … Continue reading

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Wichita, Kansas becomes collateral damage in war against Boeing.

A Statofortress overshadows the little Warthog By Craig Masters The announcement came this week that the historic 97 building complex covering over 2 million square feet of aircraft manufacturing and support facilities in Wichita, Kansas will be shuttered by Boeing. … Continue reading

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DOW to Request Relaxing of Fishing Limits at Bonny Reservoir

By Mike Bauman The Division of Wildlife has announced its intention to request that catch limits at Bonny Reservoir be lifted due to state plans to drain the reservoir. As part of an agreement with Kansas and Nebraska on the … Continue reading

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George Zimmerman

  September 22, 1925 – April 14, 2011   George Roland Zimmerman, 85, of Kersey, passed away peacefully, April 14, 2011 at Fairacres Manor in Greeley.   George was born September 22, 1925 in Alta Vista, Kansas to Reinhold and … Continue reading

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Francis O. “Fran” Towns

  May 12, 1935 – April 17, 2011   Francis O. “Fran” Towns, 75, of Greeley, died April 17, 2011 at Bonell Good Samaritan Center in Greeley.   He was born May 12, 1935 in Palco, Kansas to Clarence Almer and … Continue reading

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Lee Jack Woods

Lee Jack Woods, 82 of Greeley, Colorado joined his Heavenly Father on Sunday, March 20, 2011.   He was born on August 6, 1928 in Pittsburg, Kansas to Doran Charles and Ruth Gene Woods.   He married Catherine June Middleton … Continue reading

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Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Berry

Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Berry, 75, of Greeley, passed away on Sunday, January 2 at North Colorado Medical Center. Betty was born December 9, 1935 to Adolph J. and Mary (Vrbas) Holub in Rawlins County, Kansas.  Betty was the youngest of … Continue reading

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Kansas pastor arrested for Gospel tracts at mosque

By Jack Minor A pastor was arrested for loitering after passing out Gospel tracts on a public sidewalk outside of a local mosque in Wichita, Kansas. Pastor Mark Holick, of the Spirit One Christian Center, told the Gazette he was … Continue reading

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Deanna Kathleen Yackey

Deanna Kathleen Yackey August 6, 1942 – November 12, 2010 Age: 68 Residence: Greeley, Co Deanna K. Yackey died on November 12, 2010 in Greeley Colorado from complications related to Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. She was born August 6, 1942 in … Continue reading

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Barbara M. Smith

Barbara M. Smith, 92, of Greeley, died October 5, 2010 at Life Care Center of Aurora.  She was born August 14, 1918 in Ottawa, Kansas to John Isaac and Lena Antoinetta (Avenarius) Okerberg. She married Rhoten A. Smith on December … Continue reading

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Thelma Culver

September 17, 1915 ~ October 2, 2010 Thelma Culver age 95 of King City, Missouri, formerly of Greeley, died Saturday, October 2, 2010 at the King City Manor in King City, Missouri.  She was born September 17, 1915 to Henry … Continue reading

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Dave Keil

August 28, 1918 ~ September 13, 2010 Dave Keil passed away on Monday, September 13, 2010.  He was born on August 28, 1918 to John and Amelia (Roth) Keil in Iliff, Colorado and received his schooling in Iliff.  He was … Continue reading

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Local Scout Council selects new leader

By Jack Minor The Longs Peak Council, Boy Scouts of America, Board of Trustees selected John L. Coleman, Jr. as the new Scout Executive/CEO on August 9th . The selection of Coleman follows the retirement of former Scout Executive, J. … Continue reading

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Local leaders speak out on NAACP resolution suggesting tea party racist movement

By Jack Minor Local Tea Party leaders spoke out against the NAACP after the organization passed a resolution implying the Tea Party movement is inherently racist. The initial wording of the resolution called upon “all people of good will to … Continue reading

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Richard E. Davis, Sr.

Richard E. Davis, Sr. February 13, 1930-June 23, 2010 Residence:  Greeley Richard was born in Waterville, Kansas to Lewie and Lily Davis.  His early years were spent in Waterville until the family moved to Topeka, Kansas, where Rich graduated from … Continue reading

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IS AZTLAN RISING? RECONQUEST OF SOUTWEST SOUGHT BY SOME

By Jim Frazier A dangerous cultural theme shared by some of the protestors to the new Arizona immigration law, is called “reconquesta” or reconquest.  Members of  these groups believe that the southwest lands of the U.S. should be be colonized … Continue reading

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DeVota Johnson

DeVota Johnson Although the world is not yet free, that glad morning arrived on April 22, 2010 for DeVota and she flew away to glory.  She was born June 30, 1911 to George H. and Amelia M. (Jackson) Martin in … Continue reading

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Don E. Figgs

Don E. Figgs April 2, 1928 – April 28, 2010 Age: 82 Residence: Greeley Don E. Figgs went to be with the Lord on April 28, 2010, at Life Care Center of Greeley. He was born on April 2, 1928 … Continue reading

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