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Loveland man to restore historic diner

Loveland Reporter Herald — Campers and trailers hauling the essentials of Labor Day weekend were so commonplace along U.S. 34 headed to Loveland on Monday that the 1950s-era diner being towed to its next home almost didn’t seem unusual. Besides, … Continue reading

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Semi hauling ice cream burns on I-25

Coloradoan — A semi-trailer hauling ice cream on southbound Interstate 25 rear-ended another semi-trailer, crashed and then burst into flames Thursday morning. The 11:30 a.m. crash, fire and ensuing diesel fuel cleanup kept southbound Interstate 25 closed for more than … Continue reading

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Colorado taxpayers should brace for immigration of Californians

by Craig Masters New tax increases approved by California voters in November have created bargain prices for U-Haul rental trucks – rented for one-way to California. Texas, which has no state income tax, is attracting the greatest percentage of those … Continue reading

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Liquified natural gas trucks bring savings to Weld county

WELD COUNTY, CO – As part of its Smart Energy Plan, Weld County is in the process of converting its government fleet vehicles to natural gas vehicles – both Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). On Wednesday, … Continue reading

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2012 Nissan Frontier 4×4 Pro4X Four-door Pickup

This past week I received for review a new Nissan pickup, the Frontier 4×4 four-door crew cab.  Nissan, formerly Datsun, has been in business for 98 years (since 1914), and is now the sixth largest vehicle manufacturer in the world.  … Continue reading

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Firefighters for Santa Toy Drive held at “Greeley Grizwalds” house

    A group of Greeley Firefighters will be collecting toys on Saturday, Dec. 3rd, for the Firefighters for Santa program. The donations of new, non-gift wrapped toys, or cash will be accepted @ 354 50th Ave Ct, Greeley, from … Continue reading

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Mexican trucks in America

  Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood                         by Jack Minor   In an issue that will not die, government transportation officials signed an agreement to let Mexican trucks travel on … Continue reading

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American taxpayers to foot the bill for safety recorders on Mexican trucks

by Jack Minor In an issue that will not die, government transportation officials signed an agreement to re-start a program to allow Mexican trucks travel on US highways, despite Congressional refusal to fund it. The three year agreement reinstates a … Continue reading

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Evans has goal of divesting itself from fire, ambulance services

Evans fire truck being towed by Jack Minor   The city of Evans is hoping to get out of the business of providing fire protection services according to Fire Chief Warren Jones when discussing why he hopes citizens will approve … Continue reading

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Local Farm Offers Family Fun, Fresh Vegetables

Photos and story By Jack Minor With a display of vintage autos and airplanes a local farm offers family fun and the ability to gather fresh vegetables. Miller Farms, located at 9040 Hwy 66 in Platteville, started their 15th annual … Continue reading

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Greeley West Teens Help Promote Driving Safety

Story and Photo By Jack Minor Teens from Greeley West participated in a local event to help promote driving safety last weekend. Drive Smart Weld County held “Tailgate the Safety Way” in the Greeley West parking lot Saturday, Aug. 28. … Continue reading

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Two fatalities at Greeley Mall accident

By Vanessa Dominguez Rescue workers were called The Greeley Mall Saturday after a truck drove through a store window. There were reports of multiple people being pinned in, under, and around the vehicle following the collision. The incident occurred at … Continue reading

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The more you read the more you succeed

Photos and Story By Jim Frazier “The more you read the more you succeed,” says Rita Kadavy, Outreach Manager for the High Plains Library District based in Greeley. “We take books to the towns without libraries,” she said. People who … Continue reading

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Frank Kutcher

Frank L. Kutcher, 67, of Greeley, CO died Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley. Frank was born December 5, 1942 in Greeley to Joseph Francis and Louise Mae (Miller) Kutcher.   On August 1, 1965 he … Continue reading

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