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Supremes strike another blow against union

In a continuing string of defeats for the Obama administration and his allies, the Supreme Court dealt a split decision ruling that mandatory public dues to labor unions violate workers First Amendment rights. The case Harris v. Quinn was about … Continue reading

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Congress challenges EPA over wind power “free pass to kill eagles”

By Jack Minor –   House Republicans are seeking information on whether the Obama administration is once again choosing which laws to enforce or not by granting what are essentially waivers to wind energy farms to kill eagles while fining … Continue reading

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An Absolute Right to Refuse Service

By Matt Barber Albert Einstein once said, “Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.” He was right. In the aftermath of the Arizona religious freedom skirmish, I have a few questions for those who would presume … Continue reading

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High Park Fire mitigation work to begin August 18

GREELEY –On August 18, trucks will once again begin hauling tons of wood mulch to staging sites in Poudre and Rist Canyons, where helicopters will drop the material on non-federally-owned hillsides that were badly burned during last year’s High Park … Continue reading

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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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Weather conditions keeping state uncharacteristically hot, humid

(Brush News Tribune) — It is hot and unusually humid, a rarity for Colorado that may last a couple more days.   A large high-pressure system over the eastern part of the country is keeping a low-pressure system over Texas … Continue reading

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Gardner to IRS: You will be held accountable

WASHINGTON D.C. – Furious over revelations that the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative groups seeking non-profit status, Congressman Cory Gardner (CO-04) is demanding answers and offering to help affected groups in Colorado that were unfairly singled out.    In a letter to … Continue reading

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Weld County Posse heading to Washington

The Weld County Sheriff’s Mounted Posse is embarking on a journey to the National Peace Officers Memorial Week in Washington D. C., May 2013. The Sheriff’s Posse will be traveling to Washington D.C. to honor the six law enforcement officers … Continue reading

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Media attempts to portray Muslims as vicitms in Boston bombing

While authorities continue to attempt to locate those responsible for the brutal terrorist attack on Patriot’s Day in Boston, Muslim groups and their supporters are already attempting to get ahead of the game by setting themselves up as the victims … Continue reading

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Colorado grants secret service right to arrest citizens for non-federal offenses

by Jack Minor —   A bill is heading to Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s desk that Republican  lawmakers say would give members of the Secret Service broad arrest powers in  the state and could provide a framework for federal agents … Continue reading

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National Weather Service puts in ammo request

by Matt Lacy –   The National Weather Service has submitted a request to purchase thousands of rounds of ammunition including hollow points which are intended to inflict maximum injury.   The solicitation for the ammunition appeared  on the FedBizOpps … Continue reading

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Colorado delegation calls for additional assistance to fight fire

FORT COLLINS, COLO. – As the High Park Fire continues to spread through Larimer County, Congressman Cory Gardner (R-CO) and the entire Colorado delegation is asking the United States Forest Service (USFS) for additional resources and assistance.   “We cannot … Continue reading

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Congress proposes plan to save Post Office without taxpayer dollars

by Jack Minor – A bill has been proposed in Congress that would save the Post Office by freeing it from government regulation and would not cost the taxpayers one dime. It is being reported the USPS cannot continue into … Continue reading

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Group wants “affirmative action” for gays in military

  by Jack Minor  — Not being content with the military allowing homosexuals to serve, activists are now pushing for the government to actively recruit “gays” and open the service to bi-sexual and transgendered individuals. OutServe, which bills itself as … Continue reading

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Stay informed when severe weather strikes

Spring and early summer are the most volatile times of the year for severe weather producing tornados and damaging hail and winds. Here are suggestions that can help you be prepared and informed. Most of us  rely on the media … Continue reading

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Earl M. Pitts

Earl M. Pitts, 76 of Greeley, formerly of Evans & Gill died on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at the Hospice & Palliative Care of Northern Colorado Inpatient Unit.   He was born on January 15, 1935 to Walter C. and … Continue reading

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Scott Wilkinson

Scott Wilkinson 38, of Greeley died on Monday, March 21, 2011 in Wyoming.   He was born on November 29, 1972 in Killeen, Texas to Robert and Opal May Wilkinson.   Scott married Heidi Leggett on December 22, 2010 in … Continue reading

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Perry Adkins

Perry Adkins 46, of Greeley died on Friday, March 25, 2011 at University Hospital in Aurora. He was born on January 14, 1965 to Leon F. and Emily J. (Larrabee) Adkins in Kankakee, Illinois. He was a graduate of Northglenn … Continue reading

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Victoria J. “Vickie” Allison

Victoria J. “Vickie” Allison, 64 of Evans, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at the North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley. Vickie was born on November 1, 1946 in Greeley to Raymond Keith and Joyce Dorothea (Bolin) Snyder. She … Continue reading

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Swiss Model of Gun Control and Military Service

By Mike Bauman Switzerland has long been viewed by many in America as being “soft” or “weak” for its stance of neutrality during the past two world wars.  However, this belief could be misguided.  A review of the Swiss military … Continue reading

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Ruth Chairez

Ruth Chairez of Greeley, Colorado went to heaven on Saturday, February 19, 2011 in Denver.   She was born on February 18, 1956 in Casa Grande, Arizona.   She is survived by three children, Adam, Sophia and Abigail Chairez, all of Greely, … Continue reading

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Jarrell Lee “Jerry” Trupp

Jarrell Lee “Jerry” Trupp, 58 of Greeley, passed away on January 10, 2011 at his home. He was born in Denver on April 2, 1952 to Henry Jr. and Della (Staley) Trupp.  Jerry moved with his family from the farm … Continue reading

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Herbert Clifton Eala

Herbert Clifton Eala (Echohawk), 59, transitioned to the Spirit World on Wednesday January 20th, 2011 in Greeley, Colorado. He was born July 26th 1951 in Scottsbluff, Nebraska to Grace M. Valandra of St. Francis, South Dakota and Crescencio (Chris) E. … Continue reading

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Leonard Dale Ditter

Leonard Dale Ditter, 57, of Greeley, passed away on Saturday, January 22, 2011 at the North Colorado Medical Center. Leonard was born September 10, 1953 to Daniel and Leona (Wiederspahn) Ditter in Greeley. He attended Greeley Central High School.  Leonard … Continue reading

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David Lee Coyle

David Lee Coyle, 62, of Evans, passed away February 5, 2011 in Greeley. David was born March 7, 1948 to Forrest and Esther (Jones) Coyle in Boulder Colorado.  David enlisted in the US Army in 1966 and served 3 years … Continue reading

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StarTek and numerous Democrat organizations receive exemption from “Obamacare”

Story and photo By Jack Minor StarTek, a call center in Greeley, has applied for and was granted a waiver from the Health and Human Services Department regarding insurance limits mandated under the Federal health care initiative, otherwise known as … Continue reading

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Maret E. Williams

Maret E. Williams, 57 of Greeley, died on September 21, 2010 at her home. She was born on August 30, 1953 in Greeley to Clinton and Arlene (Jacoby) Williams. Maret was a paralegal in Phoenix, Arizona for many years before … Continue reading

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Evert H. Aultman

November 9, 1928 ~ September 25, 2010 Evert H. Aultman died Saturday, September 25, 2010 at Grace Point Continuing Care in Greeley.  He was born November 9, 1928 in Longmont, Colorado to Merl H. and Myrtle M. (Hayhurst) Aultman.  He … Continue reading

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Dorothy J. Martin

Dorothy J. Martin, 85, of Greeley, died September 19, 2010 at her home. She was born June 25, 1925 to William Henry and Elsie (Sitzman) Martin in Greeley, where she lived for her entire life. Dorothy worked at Mountain Bell … Continue reading

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Dorothy June Kern

Dorothy June Kern, 80, of Platteville died September 14, 2010 at the North Colorado Medical Center Hospice Unit.  She was born on April 21, 1930 to Henry and Emma (Bentz) Zimbelman in Keenesburg.  She graduated from Prospect Valley High School … Continue reading

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Clarence Dean Jacobson

Clarence Dean Jacobson, 88 of Greeley, died August 21, 2010 at Bonell Good Samaritan Center, Greeley. Clarence was born and raised in Britt, Iowa. During WWII he served in the Army at Fort Warren, Wyoming. After the war he farmed … Continue reading

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Gene Gilbert Sullivan

Gene Gilbert Sullivan, aged 78, was welcomed home on August 17, 2010 after a brief, serious illness at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, CO. Gene was born in Eaton, CO on August 26, 1931 to Oscar and Hazel Sullivan.  … Continue reading

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Jo Ann (Christ) Theroux

Jo Ann (Christ) Theroux, 63, of Pierce passed away Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, after a four year battle with Breast Cancer. Jo was born March 13, 1947 to Theodore and Velma (Wait) Christ … Continue reading

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Diana Sharon Kay Stanley

Diana Sharon Kay Stanley June 10, 1957 ~ June 22, 2010 Diana Sharon Kay Stanley of Greeley died June 22, 2010 in Greeley.  She was born June 10, 1957 at Rocky Ford, Colorado to Bonna Dee (Green) Riley.  She attended … Continue reading

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Michael P. “Mike” Campbell

Michael P. “Mike” Campbell, 55, of Greeley, died April 21, 2010.  Mike was born December 7, 1954 to Paul E. and Agnes Lorraine (Walker) Campbell in Durango, Colorado. Mike graduated from Brighton High School in 1972 and after graduation he … Continue reading

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