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Calif. Lawmaker wants ship named after sexual predator

by Peter Grady — A pro-family leader in California said a Democratic mayoral candidate is engaging “political pandering” by wanting to name a ship after a late homosexual politician. Congressman Bob Filner (D), from San Diego, is asking the Navy … Continue reading

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Marines find heroes in Afghan soldiers

By Craig Masters Marine Cpl Jason Hallett 2010 On October 23, 2010, Marine Lance Corporal Jason Hallett was only 19 years old. He was on a minesweeping mission in Sangin district, Afghanistan. According to a story by Cpl. Ned Johnson … Continue reading

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Group draws line in sand over San Diego cross

by Peter Grady – In asking the Supreme Court to intervene in a case over a war memorial, a legal group says if atheists prevail then no war memorial will be safe. The issue involves the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial … Continue reading

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PETA says 13th Amendment applies to animals

by Jack Minor – An animal rights organization has filed a lawsuit claiming that the 13th Amendment which outlaws slavery applies to animals as well as humans. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals filed a suit in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Occupy Denver protest turns violent for Gazette reporter

Greeley Gazette reporter, Craig Masters, found coverage of the protest in Denver Saturday evening to be more personal than usual. Police moved to clear the intersection of Broadway and 14th streets using batons to persuade the defiant protestors to return … Continue reading

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Greeley Figure Skaters Take Home the Gold!

       Ashley Cullen, 9, and Nica Digerness, 11, demonstrated their athletic prowess when they brought home the gold from the State Games of America.  They had the honor of representing the State of Colorado figure skating while in … Continue reading

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Japan Nuclear Disaster Rated as Bad as Chernobyl

By Mike Bauman  On Tuesday Japan raised its estimation of the radiation leaked from its crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant. New measurements  showed more radiation than had previously been thought had leaked during the early days following the earthquake and tsunami.  … Continue reading

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Southwest airlines said employees acted properly in detaining Muslim woman

By Jack Minor A spokesman for Southwest airline said employees acted  in accordance with procedures when a Muslim woman was detained after a flight attendant thought she heard threatening language on a cell phone moments before take off.  Southwest spokesman, … Continue reading

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“Homo Depot” violating own policies in giving to “gay” activist group?

-Story and photo By Jack Minor    –               The American Family Association has accused Home Depot of violating its own internal policies in order to support a group heavily involved in promoting same sex marriage. The AFA states that rather than … 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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Local Figure Skater Shows Bright Future

By Mike Bauman Greeley’s own Nica Digerness, a 5th grader at Mountain View Academy, has shown an ability to excel academically and as an athlete. Described by her mother as a perfectionist, Nica comes from a family of top level … Continue reading

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Donald Forrest Southard

March 19, 1928 – November 2, 2010 Mr. Southard died November 2, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center.  He grew up in Denver and Brush, where he graduated from high school.  After graduation, he joined the U.S. Navy, after World … Continue reading

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