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Fatherhood, and the Liberal-Americans’ Great Society

How about those fatherhood television commercials? Fatherhood.com is an official U.S. Government web site managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Just another effort for liberals to spend taxpayer money to make themselves feel better. Truth is … Continue reading

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Rockwell sentenced to 144 years for Evans shooting incident

Greeley, CO – Today in Weld County District Court, Matthew Gene Rockwell (DOB: 4/13/86) was sentenced to 144 years in prison for beating his girlfriend then shooting at police officers and paramedics he had beckoned to his Evans home with … Continue reading

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How to Simplify the Tax Season

by Michael McCune —   The normal person fears to tread the swampy ground of tax loopholes and deductions–that’s why the unofficial-official business of tax preparation and legal tax defense has been the biggest single growth sector since the 1950s.   … Continue reading

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The Rant — Food Supply Not Keeping Pace with Demand

The United Nations just issued numbers on food inflation that contradicts Federal Reserve Chairman Ben “BS” Bernanke’s assessments. “Hunger Games” may not be just a movie much longer.   The UN food agency reported Friday that food prices are “rising again.” Old BS just … Continue reading

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Greeley FD honors 9/11 fallen firefighters with “memorial stairclimb”

A team of 13 Greeley firefighters honored the 343 firefighter who gave their lives on 9/11 by participating in the Denver 9/11 Memorial Stairclimb.   The annual stairclimb consists of firefighters climbing 110 stories, which was the height of the … Continue reading

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Weak Housing Market Extends Recovery Road

by Mike McCune   You have probably heard little from the housing market recently. Didn’t you know the housing market had “hit bottom” according to many Wall Street analysts and was no longer a concern?   Not so fast with … Continue reading

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Dayspring to host local National Day of Prayer events

by Matt Lacy —   A local Christian school will be hosting this year’s gathering of Greeley and Evans Christians as  part of the nationwide events for the National Day of prayer. The event will be at Dayspring Christian Academy … Continue reading

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“Shock and Aww…” – 2012 Chevy Volt Review

        This past week I had the pleasure of test driving a new 2012 Chevy Volt  four-door sedan.  The Volt was painted “Viridian Joule,” the silvery green color that is the official color of the car. The … Continue reading

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The Rant: America’s Pump Price Pain Is Pure Fed Folly

by Mike McCune —   The top headline in today’s local paper recently read “Who’s To Blame For Gas Prices?–The More We Pay At The Pump, The More We Want To Know Who Is Responsible.” There were pictures of President … Continue reading

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The Rant: Slowing Economy Faces Major Obstacles

by Mike McCune — Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke remarked on the U.S. unemployment rate early Monday to the National Association for Business Economics. He noted the economy must grow much more quickly than is its current pace to make any … Continue reading

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Evans Senior Center

Staff Reports — by Betty Grauberger   Senior Breakfasts are once again on the first Thursday each month here at the senior center.   $4.50 for all you can eat and no reservations required.   See you on the 5th of April. … Continue reading

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The Rant – Experts Puzzled As Americans Shun Stock Markets

by Mike McCune — “I have sworn on the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.”–Thomas Jefferson The markets may reach the moon in their gravity-defying surge but Main Street American consumers … Continue reading

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Kagan told to recuse herself from Obamacare case

by Jack Minor – An organization committed to restoring the judiciary to its constitutional role has called on Elena Kagan to recuse herself from deciding a case involving Obamacare when it reaches the Supreme Court next year. Since its passage, … Continue reading

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Who’s in Charge

Guest Column By Marvin Wirth First I laughed till I cried, then I just cried at the Bruce Broderius Editorial of June 5th in the Greeley Tribune. His arguments were so pathetic. The function of government is to protect the … Continue reading

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Walter P. Schooler

January 9, 1929 ~ April 5, 2011 LaSalle, Colorado Walter Schooler went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 5, 2011, after a year-long battle with health issues. He was born on January 9, 1929, to Paul and … Continue reading

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Neil Downing Bostick

  March 29, 1935 ~ April 11, 2011   Neil Downing Bostick of Evans, Colorado died Monday, April 11, 2011 at his home.  He was born on March 29, 1935 in Birmingham, Alabama to James Thomas and Juanita (Cherry) Bostick.  … Continue reading

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Reuben Haberman

January 16, 1916 to December 21, 2010 Reuben Haberman of Greeley died December 21, 2010 at Hospice and Palliative Care of Northern Colorado.  Reuben was born January 16, 1916 in Sutton, Nebraska to Henry and Ann Margaret (Dietrich) Haberman. Reuben … Continue reading

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Kansas pastor arrested for Gospel tracts at mosque

By Jack Minor A pastor was arrested for loitering after passing out Gospel tracts on a public sidewalk outside of a local mosque in Wichita, Kansas. Pastor Mark Holick, of the Spirit One Christian Center, told the Gazette he was … Continue reading

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Donald Charles Shankweiler Sr.

October 15, 1930 ~ October 3, 2010 Donald Charles Shankweiler Sr. of Greeley died Sunday, October 3, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center. He was born October 15, 1930 in Allentown, Pennsylvania to LeRoy and Margarette (Devers) Shankweiler.  He was … Continue reading

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Senate debates reveal stark differences between candidates

by Jack Minor Following two debates between Senator Michael Bennet and Ken Buck one thing is undeniable, there are stark differences between the two candidates. At the most recent debate in Colorado Springs, two questions concerned amendments to the defense … Continue reading

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Joseph Thomas Johnson

Joseph Thomas Johnson, 13 months, died on September 20, 2010 at The Children’s Hospital.  He was born August 14, 2009 in Greeley to Shannon Marie Johnson. He was the sweetest, loving little boy and had adorable eyes.  He was obsessed … Continue reading

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Group encourages Greeley residents to rededicate to protecting Constitution

By Jack Minor While many media outlets are calling attention to Constitution Day Friday, Sept. 17, one group is going a step farther and calling on Greeley residents to celebrate Constitution week. The Daughters of the American Revolution, Centennial State … Continue reading

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Evans Senior Center by Betty Grauberger

God willing and the creek don’t rise….we are heading for Nederland on Monday, September 20th for our Fall Color Trip and to visit the Carousel of Happiness. The Carousel is a 1910 Loof carousel with 58 plaful animals carved by … Continue reading

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“Allahu Akbar” shouted as Christians hauled to jail in handcuffs IN AMERICA

By Jack Minor In a scene that is been described as something from the streets of Iran, four Christians were arrested at a public Arab Festival in Michigan to cheers of  “Allahu Akbar.” Robert Muise, Senior Trial Counsel for the … Continue reading

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Patricia Elaine Burris

Patricia Elaine Burris November 24, 1925 ~ June 7, 2010 Patricia Elaine Burris, age 84 of Greeley died on Monday, June 7, 2010 in Hospice and Palliative Care at North Colorado Medical Center.  She was born November 24, 1925 in … Continue reading

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Charles Thomas Jones

Charles Thomas Jones September 22, 1923 – June 8, 2010 Charles Jones of Eaton passed away peacefully with his family by his side on June 8, 2010. After a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease, he went to be with his … Continue reading

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Veteran reporter Helen Thomas quits after anti-Israel remarks

By Jack Minor Helen Thomas, the senior member of the White House press corps retired this week following  her remarks in which she said the Jews should go back to live in Germany and Poland, the countries of the Holocaust. … Continue reading

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Margaret “Maggie” I. Stewart

Maggie Stewart, 93, of Greeley, CO died May 16, 2010 at Garden Square Assisted Living in Greeley. She was born October 17, 1916 in Big Flat, AR to Hubbard E. & Alma L. (Finley) Tomlinson. Maggie graduated from Ault High … Continue reading

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Evans Senior Center

by Betty Grauberger Red Hatters…..come and join us as we attend a Red Hat Gala at the Greeley Place, 1051 – 6th Street, Greeley….. on May 12th at 2:30 p.m.   FREE…..afternoon tea, snacks and great Red Hat Socialization.   We will … Continue reading

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Darlene F. Garrett

Darlene F. Garrett March 8, 1935 – April 15, 2010 Darlene F. Garrett, 75, of Greeley died April 15, 2010 at Centennial Health Care Center.  She was born March 8, 1935 in Colorado Springs, CO to John and Verna (Thomas) … Continue reading

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