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Dems issue conflicting messages on Obamacare following Florida loss

By Jack Minor –   Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee said in November, “You’re darn right that our candidates are going to run on the advantage that Obamacare will be going into the 2014 election. The choice … Continue reading

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CSI Weld County: Weld gets first of its kind crime lab

by Jack Minor –   Weld County, the only county in the state to be debt-free took the first steps to achieving another first in the state with a groundbreaking ceremony for a new regional crime lab on Wednesday.   … Continue reading

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Brush church to host Blackwood Legacy group

What do you get when you combine a nationally recognized singer who is also one of the finest emcees in Gospel music, a home schooled piano playing genius, a talented tenor and the great-grandson to one of the founding father … Continue reading

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Evangelicals looking for reason to vote for Romney

by Peter Grady —   Now that Rick Santorum has dropped out of the presidential race, Christian conservatives and evangelicals are now slowly beginning to rally behind Mitt Romney based on their shared opposition to the current occupier of the … Continue reading

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Christian leader encourages Santorum voters to back Ron Paul

by Peter Grady — With Rick Santorum’s announcement that he was suspending his campaign, conservative organizations have begun to swing into Romney’s camp; however one evangelical leader is calling on Christians to turn their support to Ron Paul instead. Pastor … Continue reading

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Religious voters key to Santorum’s southern victories

by Peter Grady — Demographics in yesterday’s primaries in Alabama and Mississippi reveal a sharp difference in the level of ideological support for the candidates. Presidential candidate Rick Santorum received a huge lead among voters in both states among voters … Continue reading

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Judge rules school must allow access to sexually explicit LGBT sites

by Jack Minor — A federal judge has ordered a Missouri school district to unblock its web filters and give students access to sexually explicit material by the middle of March. A US District Judge issued a preliminary junction against … 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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Now the race begins!

by Craig Masters Weld and Larimer county Republican caucus precincts gave Senator Santorum a much larger margin of victory than indicated in state-wide totals. According to Colorado Republican Party Chairman, Ryan Call: With a total of 66,027 total participants, and … Continue reading

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Trump says won’t run if Romney nominee, might if nomination goes to another

by Peter Grady – In a possible attempt to persuade Republican voters, Donald Trump has still held out the possibility of running as an independent if the Republican’s don’t pick the “right candidate.” Last Thursday, Donald Trump told a group … Continue reading

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Evangelical vote tightens as Perry drops out, endorses Gingrich

  by Jack Minor – Texas Governor Rick Perry announced today that he is dropping out of the race and will be endorsing former House speaker Newt Gingrich. In a press conference in Charleston, South Carolina Perry said, “”I have … Continue reading

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Republican candidates commit to enforcing pornography laws

by Matt Lacy – While three of the Republican candidates have told an organization that fights against pornography they are committed to enforcing the current pornography laws, Obama has not yet made the same commitment. In October, Morality in Media … Continue reading

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Ron Paul picks up major evangelical endorsement heading into South Carolina

by Jack Minor – Ron Paul picked up a major endorsement from an evangelical leader when Dr. James Linzey, president and founder of the Military Bible Association, endorsed the candidate. Lizney, who served as a military chaplain for over 24 … Continue reading

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Comeback kid: Santorum comes within 8 votes of Romney

by Matt Lacy – After remaining at the bottom of the polls during the Republican debates, Rick Santorum has suddenly sprung to the top of the conservative pack, finishing in a virtual photo finish against moderate candidate Mitt Romney. The … Continue reading

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Candidates court evangelicals in final hours before Iowa caucus

by Matt Lacy – In the final hours before the Iowa caucus, Republican presidential candidates are making a final push by attempting to court the large evangelical voting bloc in the state. Evangelicals comprise nearly 60 percent of Republican voters … Continue reading

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Personhood to be a game changer in 2012 election

by Peter Grady – Despite suffering defeats at the ballot, the Personhood movement will completely change the pro-life landscape during this presidential election by forcing candidates to take a strong stand on the issue one way or the other. The … Continue reading

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Personhood USA holds Presidential Pro-Life Forum

Personhood USA is hosting a national tele-town hall meeting with the Republican presidential candidates this Tuesday evening. Individuals are encouraged by Personhood USA to sign up on their website to participate in the forum. The town hall conference will be … Continue reading

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Salvation Army begs for help in Detroit amidst “gay” boycott

by Matt Lacy – The Salvation Army is facing a difficult season, first homosexuals are boycotting giving to the group and now donations in Detroit are so bad the organization is issuing an “urgent plea” for help. The Salvation Army … Continue reading

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Failures to report crimes are increasing victim counts

Calling a police dispatcher can save a child and preserve liberty By Craig Masters Boulder Judge Karolyn Quevli set the bond for accused sex offender Zachary Meints at $35,000. Meints was a youth hockey coach who had been fired in … Continue reading

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Trump tells RNC independent run still on the table

by Peter Grady– Billionaire Donald Trump has lashed out at the Republican Party and said he will not agree to demands he not run as an independent presidential candidate. Trump is scheduled to moderate a Republican debate sponsored by Newsmax … Continue reading

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Candidates asked to sign pledge protecting religious freedom

by Jack Minor – A group that advocates for Christians suffering persecution around the world has asked each of the presidential candidates to sign a pledge that they will fight for religious freedom for all. Open Doors USA has partnered … Continue reading

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Border agent jailed for raising drug smuggler’s arms

Jesus Diaz Jr. by Jack Minor – A Border Patrol agent is currently serving a two-year sentence in solitary confinement for raising the arms of a drug smuggler during his arrest. On October 16, 2008, at 2 a.m. Jesus Diaz, … Continue reading

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Dr. King relative praises Herman Cain for “21st Century leadership”

by Jack Minor –   A relative of Dr. Martin Luther King has praised Herman Cain for obeying his father and finishing his studies rather than participate in the civil rights movement During an interview, MSNBC host, Lawrence O’Donnell, asked … Continue reading

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Republican candidates assail Dept. of Education

  by Jack Minor – Returning to a party position advocated by Ronald Reagan, the Republican candidates for president vowed to dismantle or greatly reduce the power of the Department of Education to control local schools. The position of the … Continue reading

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Union “thugs” join Republicans in lawsuit

The Obama regime’s “justice” department announced today that it will sue to block AT&T from acquiring T-Mobile. The Department’s spokesman, James Cole, claims the acquisition would cause hardship for Verizon Wireless and the “poor.” The president of the Communications Workers … Continue reading

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Presidential Candidates as Tea Party Darlings

by Dr. Michelle Bellini  — First, there was Senator Jim DeMint (South Carolina) – if he was not a darling, he was the “original.” Then, it was former Governor Sarah Palin (former Alaska Governor and VP Candidate). Next came former … Continue reading

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Islamic group says Perry’s relationship with Muslims “sets him apart”

    by Jack Minor –     A Muslim advocacy group has sent out an e-mail stating that Texas governor Rick Perry has a relationship with Muslims that “sets him apart” from the other candidates for the Republican nomination. … Continue reading

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Obama stealth plan to jump start economy just in time for elections

by Jack Minor   Buried in the 2400 +plus pages of the healthcare bill passed last year is a provision that could explain why Obama is not worried about the economy sinking into another recession.  Speaking at a joint press … Continue reading

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Richard “Rick” Phil Futch

August 22, 1962 ~ June 4, 2011 Rick Futch, age 48, passed away on June 4, 2011. He was born August 22, 1962 to Nyrene (Eby) and Phil Futch in Sterling. He attended school in Sterling. He moved to Greeley … Continue reading

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Norma Jean Lanning

  June 7, 1932 – April 21, 2011   Norma Jean Lanning, 78, died April 21, 2011 at Bonell Good Samaritan Center in Greeley.  She was born June 7, 1932 to Charles and Irma (John) Kelly in Springfield, Illinois.  On … 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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Lucille McKee,

Lucille McKee, 80, of Greeley, died on August 25, 2010 at NCMC.  She was born December 21, 1929 in Greeley to John R. and Freida (Grosskopf) Sitzman. Lucille married W. Richard McKee on September 26, 1948 in Greeley. She was … Continue reading

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Pearl Lee

Pearl Lee, 77 of Greeley died at her home on August 11, 2010.  She was born October 19, 1932 in Grand Lake, CO. Survivors include her son John Swetzig of Greeley, daughters Joyce (Rick) Dulin of Bailey and Janice Summers … Continue reading

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Why so many Police cars?

By Jack Minor Drivers in the Evans/Greeley area have commented for several weeks on the apparent increased number of traffic officers on the roads. Are the police departments engaged in a new traffic campaign? Are, as some have suggested, the … Continue reading

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Robert A. Johnson

Robert A. Johnson, 66, of Greeley, CO died June 20, 2010 at Hospice and Palliative Care of Northern Colorado. Robert was born July 8, 1943 in Greeley to Lee and Mae (Stout) Johnson.  He grew up in the Greeley and … Continue reading

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