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5 Tips to Prevent Theft During the Holidays

By Mike Bauman As the holidays approach, thieves go into over-drive, looking for easy targets to fill their own stockings.  What follows are some tips to keep your treasures safe from these Grinches. 1)  Keep a radio and light on … Continue reading

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King James Bible number one 400 years later

by Jack Minor It has been called the height of Elizabethan English and transformed the world by helping to solidify English as the world’s dominant language.  Its phrases are still in common use today. It is the King James Bible … Continue reading

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Food safety (garden) bill could be derailed by technicality

Story and Photo By Jack Minor   A bill that was passed by the Senate creating massive new regulations to food production at every level could be defeated by a technicality. The Food Safety Modernization Act passed the Senate this … Continue reading

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Elway opens new dealership in Greeley

John Elway Dodge at 2501 35th Ave. in Greeley. The store will be the first dealership with Elway’s name and owned by him in the state since 1998. Story and photo By Jack Minor For the first time since 1998 … Continue reading

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Former Navy Chaplain analyzes Pentagon report of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Former Navy Chaplain Gordon James Klingenschmitt just read the full Pentagon report on repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, and here’s his analysis: “Don’t believe the phony liberal media reports that 70% of troops support open homosexual service, because that … Continue reading

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Greeley is #1!!! (in violent crime)

By Mike Bauman According to the 2009 Uniform Crime Reporting Data compiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigations, Greeley has the highest rate of violent crime in Colorado for cities with populations between 87,000 and 101,000. In violent crime in general, … Continue reading

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The Rant

Guest Column By Mike McCune The Bush-era tax relief measures are being loudly discussed in Washington have little resemblance in fact to what is being claimed. The only real thing you have to understand is the “tax cuts” under debate … Continue reading

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Carol’s Corner

Guest Column By Carol Clemans Edward Lorenz presented a hypothesis in 1963 that a butterfly could flap its wings and set molecules of air in motion, which would move other molecules of air, in turn moving more molecules of air—eventually … Continue reading

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Can we Coexist?

By Rev. Brad  Just take one look around and you will see that there is a great battle in our culture. A battle some say is between the forces of good and evil. Though there is nothing new about this … Continue reading

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Lakin not allowed witnesses, documents, explanation at court-martial Dec. 14!

By Jack Minor Letters obtained by The Gazette reveal the extent to which a decorated Army officer and his brother struggled to resolve concerns over the President’s eligibility prior to the officer being court-martialed. The Lakins are long-time Greeley residents. … Continue reading

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Bill would force every American to two-years community service as determined by the President

By Jack Minor Rep. Charles Rangel (D-New York) has proposed a bill that would require every citizen to serve two years in the military or some form of government service to be chosen by the President with no exemptions for … Continue reading

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Winter Blues? Try This!

By Mike Bauman As the days get shorter, people often struggle with the winter blues.  Are you feeling down in the dumps? Are you having one of those days that just seem like nothing goes right? Are you looking for … Continue reading

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A high those under 18 can legally buy

A synthetic form of marijuana has hit the streets and has been found in our schools. Known as “Spice,” “Mr.Smiley,” or “Black mambo” this herb is purchased at many local convenience stores for around twenty dollars. It is marketed as … Continue reading

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Politicians offer mixed messages on election results

Story and photo By Jack Minor Following an historic election, politicians and pundits are divided over what the results mean and what it says about the electorate. Columnist Bill Press said the American voters are “dumb” for voting for Republicans … Continue reading

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To Governor Hickenlooper: “Stay out of our way”

Stay out of our Way Transition Team hears from Northern Colorado people By Jim Frazier “Stay out of our way,” a local dairyman recommended to Governor Hickenlooper’s transition team in Greeley on November 14th, “With less regulation we can prosper, … Continue reading

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Muslims sue Oklahoma over Sharia law amendment

By Jack Minor A constitutional amendment passed by over 70 percent of the voters in Oklahoma stating judges could not use foreign or Sharia law in their decisions has been put on hold after the head of a Muslim organization … Continue reading

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Guadalupe Flores Soto

March 2, 1950 – November 14, 2010 Guadalupe Flores Soto, 60, of Greeley, went to be with our heavenly Father on November 14, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center.  She was born March 2, 1950 in Greeley to Domingo and … Continue reading

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Does Greeley Need Another Middle School?

By Mike Bauman The School Board’s District Advisory Committee recently said in a report to the Board of Education, they could find little evidence that School District 6 needed additional choices at the middle school level. A review of the … Continue reading

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Tea Party and Progressive Consensus Possible

By Jim Frazier “Tea Party activists share some common goals with progressives,” said Amy Goodman, creator of Democracy Now, a liberal TV and radio show that airs on public stations across America. She spoke to an overflow crowd in Boulder … 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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Expert Speaks out on D6/MVA Direct Instruction

By Mike Bauman Much hay has been made of late by self-appointed experts in our community regarding two charter school applications before the School Board that propose the use of Direct Instruction curriculum.  Opponents have stated that D6 already uses direct … Continue reading

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Board of Education Set to Require Charter Schools Break Law for Consideration

By Mike Bauman At a recent School Board meeting, the Board of Education and its “Accountability Committee” indicated a desire to “require” new charter schools to address how they will ensure their enrollment will mirror the demographic of the community.  Board … Continue reading

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Reese School board Report

Reese School board report (mp3) Or, “The Monday Night Fights” When you elected me to serve you on the District 6 board of education, I knew I was the outsider and many board votes would be 6-1. But I now … Continue reading

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Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe

Story and Photo By Mike Bauman Recent events have highlighted the importance of keeping our children safe.  What follows are some important reminders to keep our children safe. Stranger Danger Kids need to be reminded that they should never talk … Continue reading

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Palin: “this is our rendezvous with destiny”

Story and Photos By Jack Minor Sarah Palin, part of a trio of conservatives referenced President Ronald Reagan’s belief in America’s greatness as she spoke at a conservative rally in Denver last week.  The event sponsored by 710 KNUS also … Continue reading

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Lawsuit against Governor alleges violations of Colorado Constitution

By Jack Minor The executive director of the Christian Family Alliance and  a conservative organization have initiated a lawsuit against Colorado Governor Bill Ritter and Jim Martin, the Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). … Continue reading

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THE UNBEARABLE PAIN

Guest Column By Carol Clemans Children should always be valued, protected and safe in our communities, but this is no longer a reality in America.  When I was a young girl, my siblings, friends and cousins would play in a … Continue reading

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The Rant

If you have followed the stock market at all you know it is going up and down more than an elevator in the Sears Tower. The lead economic indicators are up and down even quicker. America is a powderkeg waiting to erupt because … Continue reading

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The Case against Case Law

Guest Column By Geoff Broughton Today when you hear the term Constitutional Scholar or Constitutional Expert you get the image of someone who has studied the Constitution and perhaps the Ratification Debates as well as the federalist papers.  Someone who … Continue reading

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Letter to the Editor

I asked Colorado Attorney General Southers how Americans could counter vulgar attacks on states rights and personal rights, and his response was, ‘elections matter’. So, in response to non-ballot attacks on our civil liberties, state sovereignty and the Founder’s intent … Continue reading

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Discover the Museums of Leadville using the Passport

Through a collaborative effort between the Museums of Leadville, the Passport will be available for visitors and locals.  This combination ticket is valid for one visit to each of the following museums: the Heritage Museum, the Tabor Home, the Healy … Continue reading

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Police Use of Force

By Mike Bauman It is a difficult truth that police officers sometimes have to use force in the performance of their duties. Most often police use of force ends with no injuries and a safe arrest. At other times, it … Continue reading

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County Honors Law Enforcement Officials Killed in Line of Duty

Story and Photo By Jack Minor Last year 126 U.S. law enforcement officials were killed in the line of duty.  These men and women were honored Friday, May 14 at Bittersweet Park in Greeley. Colorado Sgt. David Joseph Kinterknect, who … Continue reading

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Missionary Manner: bringing people off the streets and into shelter

By Vanessa Dominguez Missionary Manor held their Inaugural Fundraising Breakfast last Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church in Greeley. Joe Tennessen  gave the keynote address in which he stated that non-profit groups like Missionary Manor and Habitat for Humanity are … Continue reading

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