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2014 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T Turbo FWD Sedan by Stu Wright

  The Hyundai Sonata 2.0 Turbo, refreshed for 2014, is currently in its sixth generation configuration and is a sister sedan to the KIA Optima.  KIA is owned by Hyundai, and has been for several years.  Its styling is more … Continue reading

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Transforming America’s Schools into Authoritarian Instruments of Compliance

By John Whitehead —   “To the degree that we take away play, we deprive children of the ability to practise adulthood, and we create people who will go through life with a sense of dependence and victimisation, a sense … Continue reading

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Gardner-Welch bill targets energy efficiency in federal buildings

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) announced bipartisan energy efficiency legislation that would cut the federal government’s energy bill by advancing the use of performance contracts. The federal agencies spend over $6 billion … Continue reading

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Obama’s economy: Fed predicts high unemployment through 2015

by Peter Grady –   The Federal Reserve has said it is expecting unemployment levels to remain high until at least late 2015, despite its plans to spend billions of dollars a month to keep interest rates low.   Following … Continue reading

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Obama ups ante; demands $1.6 trillion in tax increases

by Peter Grady –   In what could be a troubling sign as lawmakers begin discussions on avoiding the so-called “fiscal cliff”, the President has called for tax increases that are nearly double what was previously agreed on between the administration … Continue reading

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Republicans say Petraeus will still testify despite resignation

by Peter Grady –   Republican lawmakers have said that CIA Director, former General David Petraeus will still be required to testify before Congress about the department’s role in the Benghazi incident, calling his testimony “essential.”   Last Friday, General … Continue reading

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Obama administration cranking out regulations following reelection

by Peter Grady –   In the few days after President Obama’s reelection last week, the administration has wasted no time in continuing his agenda of stifling business with massive new regulations, by posting 408 new regulations over the past … Continue reading

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Florida school board policy now lower expectations for blacks than whites

by Peter Grady –   The Florida State Board of Education is coming under fire after it passed a policy that officially declares they have lower academic expectations for black students over others.   Last week, the board passed a … Continue reading

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White House parses Biden statement administration did not know about embassy security concerns

by Peter Grady –   Following a statement by Joe Biden that the administration had no idea embassy officials were asking for increased security in Libya, despite testimony to the contrary, the White House is now saying Biden was only … Continue reading

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Biden admits middles class “buried” during Obama presidency

by Peter Grady –   Vice-President Joe Biden made an interesting confession when he stated at a recent campaign rally that during President Obama’s term of office the middle class has been “buried” for the past four years.   The … Continue reading

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White House blames staffers for Egypt not ally statement

by Peter Grady –   Following a statement by President Barack Obama declaring that Egypt in not an ally, the White House explained that  his remark was not prepared by staffers and the government still considers the government to be … Continue reading

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State paid employees to sit home after failing background check

by Peter Grady –   The state of Colorado paid several employees’ salaries up to six digits while they sat at home after they failed a background check and then eventually transferred them to another department.   The move caused … Continue reading

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Obama campaign runs deficit in June

by Peter Grady –   Recent e-mails sent out by  Obama and his campaign begging for funds appear to have been justified with new reports showing in June the campaign spent more than it took in.   The campaign has … Continue reading

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Obama guts welfare work requirement

by Peter Grady –   The Obama administration has quietly issued a directive that effectively guts a key requirement of welfare reform that places work requirements on those receiving benefits.   Fox News reported that the memo issued by the … Continue reading

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Broncos provide family fun in Greeley

by Peter Grady –   Broncos fans young and old were provided with a treat at yesterday’s Broncos caravan tour stop in Greeley.   For younger Broncos fans, the event had football tosses with prizes for “completed passes” and they … Continue reading

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Gardner takes Obama to task for “private sector fine” remarks

by Peter Grady –     Rep. Cory Gardner had some choice words for president Barack Obama over remarks he made that people in the private sector were doing just fine following news that unemployment had risen to 8.2 percent … Continue reading

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Media ignoring boycott effect on J.C. Penny losses

by Peter Grady —   National retailer J. C. Penny reported a bigger than expected loss in the first quarter and the leader of her pro-family group said they believe the reason for the loss go far beyond what the … Continue reading

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Infanticide report based on Obama czar’s mentor

by Peter Grady — The authors of a report in a medical ethics journal have been influenced by the mentor of one of Obama’s czars; the head of a group that defends the unborn says. “After-birth abortion: why should the … Continue reading

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Neutrality towards “gay” lifestyle now considered bullying

by Peter Grady — While the Justice Department says a bullying settlement involving Minnesota’s largest school district should be a model for all US schools, an analyst at the Family Research Council disagrees. The Anoka-Hennepin School Board approved the settlement … Continue reading

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Author: Politics possible cause denominations suffering membership decline

by Peter Grady — The head of an “ecumenical alliance of Christians” says moving leftward politically is likely a key reason membership in the United Methodist Church, which was once the largest Protestant denomination in the US, and other mainline … Continue reading

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Pres. Candidate says US reaction to Quran burning shows officials know Islam not religion of peace

by Peter Grady – A Florida pastor who is running for president as an independent says that despite claims by government officials that Islam is a religion of peace, recent actions show they do not truly believe that. Pastor Terry … Continue reading

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Obama extends job authorizations to immigrants affected by 2001 earthquake in El Salvador

by Peter Grady – In what some have said is an attempt to increase his approval ratings among Latino groups,  Obama’s administration will permit up to 215,000 immigrants from El Salvador to remain in America due to hardship from an … Continue reading

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22 killed in Iraqi car bombings

by Peter Grady — At least 22 people were killed after a series of car bombs went off in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad and surrounding areas.   Three car bombs went off on Monday with one going off near … Continue reading

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Obama campaign raffles off Michelle

by Peter Grady – In what could be a first for presidential fundraisers, Michelle Obama has announced she is being raffled off for a $3 donation. The Obama campaign sent out an e-mail today, supposedly from Michelle Obama. The e-mail … Continue reading

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Canadian artist to star in UNC comedy “Harvey”

Staff Reports — Guest artist Peter Krantz will be staring as Elwood P. Dowd in The University of Northern Colorado College of Performing and Visual Arts presents a comedy, Harvey, Directed by David Grapes. Harvey runs December 1-3rd at 7:30pm … Continue reading

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England orders Iranian delegation to leave Britain

by Peter Grady — Following violence in Tehran against the British embassy, Great Britain has ordered all embassy personnel out of Iran and issued a similar directive for Iran’s ambassador and staff in England. The Iranian government was informed that all personnel … Continue reading

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Christian DeBaun

Christian DeBaun, 46 of Longmont, Colorado died on Tuesday March 15, 2011 in Wellington, Colorado.   He was born on August 17, 1964 in Cooperstown, New York to Peter & Patricia (Burger) DeBaun.   Christian graduated from Canon City High … Continue reading

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Augustine Lucas Carranza

August 28, 1928 ~ February 7, 2011 Augustine Lucas Carranza of Evans died Monday, February 7, 2011 at Windsor Health Care Center.  He was born August 28, 1928 in Galeton, Colorado to Alberto and Catalina (Rodriguez) Carranza.  He attended Greeley … Continue reading

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Margarita M. Torres

June 18, 1917 ~ November 18, 2010 Margarita M. Torres of La Salle died Thursday, November 18, 2010 in Hospice care at North Colorado Medical Center.  She was born on June 18, 1917 in La Cuesta, New Mexico to Juan … Continue reading

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Esmelgilda (Mary) Martinez Lopez

September 1, 1945 ~ November 16, 2010 Esmelgilda Lopez, 65, of Greeley died Tuesday November 16, 2010 at her home.  She was born November 14, 1960 in Anson, Texas to Tomasita Martinez. On November 14, 1960 she married the love … Continue reading

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John F. “Chig” Lopez

John F. “Chig” Lopez, 69, of Eaton, died on Sunday, September 2, 2010 at the NCMC Hospice Inpatient Unit.  He was born on May 16, 1941 in Eaton to Faustino and Petra (Desla) Lopez. John married Maria Archibeque on February … Continue reading

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Lori Lynn Dyer

October 27, 1963 ~ September 2, 2010 Lori Lynn Dyer of Greeley died Thursday, September 2, 2010 in Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Greeley.  She was born October 27, 1963 in Greeley to Raymond Allen and Stella Irene (Baca) Brown.  … Continue reading

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Joseph L. Gomez

Joseph L. Gomez, 83, of Greeley died on Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at his home.  He was born June 9, 1927 in Peckham to Albert and Aurora (Duran) Gomez. Joseph was baptized at St. Peter’s Catholic Church and married Virginia … Continue reading

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Lena Archuleta

May 16, 1916 ~ June 8, 2010 Lena Archuleta of Las Vegas, Nevada died Tuesday, June 8, 2010.  She was born May 16, 1916 in Del Norte, Colorado to Eugenio and Bertina (Espinosa) LeBlanc.  She married Samuel R. Archuleta in … Continue reading

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Dana Sughroue

Dana Sughroue Dana Edward Sughroue, 82, of Greeley, CO died on Saturday, June 5, 2010 at Westlake Garden Square, Greeley. He was born in Hood River, Oregon on August 13, 1927 to Timothy J. and Margaret (Tines) Sughroue.  The family … Continue reading

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