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Gun Ownership and Murder rates offensive to Democrats

by Craig Masters From a source most democrat politicians trust more than any other document comes a serious international study on the relationship between restrictive gun laws and murder rates. The Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy (Vol.30, no.2) … Continue reading

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Reporters put “abortion” into speech by Rand Paul

The mainstream media is apparently attempting to open a new front in the Democrat’s supposed “war on women” being conducted by Republicans by claiming Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul challenged conservatives to stand up against abortion rights, despite his saying no … Continue reading

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Report says Colorado flooding “likely a 100 year flood”

Coloradoan – The flood that ravaged Colorado earlier this month was “unprecedented,” according to a preliminary assessment issued by government and university scientists Wednesday. The report, which also stated that the flooding was “probably unmatched in at least 35 years,” … Continue reading

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Aurora shooter’s attorneys argue Colorado death penalty unconstitutional

Fort Morgan Times —  Lawyers for Aurora movie theater shooting defendant James Holmes want the judge in the case to declare Colorado’s death-penalty laws unconstitutional.   In multiple motions filed Friday and made public Tuesday, lawyers for Holmes say the state’s death-penalty … Continue reading

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District 6 students to get new principals

Four schools in Greeley-Evans School District 6 will have new leaders for the 2013-14 school year.   Insoon Olson will take the reins of Northridge High School. Olson comes to District 6 from Silver Creek High School in Longmont, where … Continue reading

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Judge blocks “gay” conversion bill

  by Jack Minor –       A federal judge has blocked enforcement of California’s “gay” conversion bill saying the bill violates the First Amendment by lacking “content and viewpoint neutrality.”       The bill, SB 1172 would … Continue reading

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Weld County announces department reorganizations

WELD COUNTY, CO – During Monday morning’s Board of County Commissioners meeting, three department-head appointments were announced and passed unanimously by resolution.   Trevor Jiricek, formerly the Director of Planning Services, will move into the position of Director of General … Continue reading

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A Chance to Meet Candidates

By Craig Masters Residents of southwest Weld County, Berthoud, Johnstown, Campion and south Loveland in Larimer County will have a chance to meet many if the candidates they will be voting for this election. State House of Representatives, State Senate, … Continue reading

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Dearfield Day to be held Sept. 22

DEARFIELD — The 5th annual Dearfield Day celebration and a 5K run will be held at the historic Dearfield townsite on Saturday, September 22, 2012.  The 2012 celebration includes a 5K “Ghost Town Run” coordinated by Colorado State University students.  … Continue reading

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Local entities to offer concussion symposium

by Matt Lacy –   As more and more attention is being given to NFL players and the long-term effects of concussions suffered from playing the game, local entities have teamed up to provide concussion training for local coaches.   … Continue reading

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Media wrongly claims Aurora shooter tea party member

by Jack Minor –   Following the tragic shooting by an armed gunman at a showing of the new Batman movie, “The Dark Knight Rises,” the news media wasted no time in claiming the shooter was a Republican who was … Continue reading

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University district to conduct oral history meetings

Staff Reports —   GREELEY – A series of meetings has been set to gather oral histories from long time residents of neighborhoods in the University District.  The next meeting will be in the Glenmere neighborhood.  Staff from the Historic … Continue reading

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Kansas latest battleground over LGBT issue

by Matt Lacy — Kansas has now become the latest battleground state for special rights for homosexuals and cross-dressers. Human Relations Commissions and/or homosexual activists in Lawrence, Hutchinson, Salina, Wichita and Pittsburg have asked city governments to add “sexual orientation” … Continue reading

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Anti-Israel campaign violates state law, group says

by Jack Minor — An attorney in California asserts the college professor who used public resources to criticize Israel has engaged in a serious violation of the state’s law. The Global Frontier Justice Center sent a letter to California Attorney … Continue reading

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Becky Safrik to be new Assistant City Manager

Staff Reports — Greeley City Manager Roy Otto has selected Becky Safarik, the City’s Community Development Director, to serve as the City’s Assistant City Manager.  This change as well as the promotion of Brad Mueller to Community Development Director will … Continue reading

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Infanticide report based on Obama czar’s mentor

by Peter Grady — The authors of a report in a medical ethics journal have been influenced by the mentor of one of Obama’s czars; the head of a group that defends the unborn says. “After-birth abortion: why should the … Continue reading

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New abortion trend: no doctors needed

by Peter Grady – According to a pro-life leader, an attempt by California legislators to let nurse practitioners and midwives perform abortions is not a concept unique to the golden state. Jennifer Popick, legal counsel with the National Right to … Continue reading

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Weld County employees honored by United Way

Staff Reports —   WELD COUNTY, CO – Two Weld County employees will be honored next Thursday, March 15, 2012, by the United Way of Weld County for their volunteer work with the organization.   Margie Martinez Perusek, of the … Continue reading

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Behind every great man…

By Craig Masters Speaking at the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Student Summit on the campus of North Carolina Central University in Durham, Tuesday, Senior Presidential Advisor, Valerie Jarrett, explained Obama’s economic policy on unemployment. In her speech, broadcast nationwide … Continue reading

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Pro-life group aims to create “states of refuge”

by Matt Lacy – A pro-life organization has announced a new way to stop abortion using existing laws and creating “states of refuge.” Operation Save America states it “unabashedly takes up the cause of preborn children in the name of … Continue reading

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Pedophiles in our schools!

Where is the line for saving money? Who will be inside your child’s school?  by Craig Masters Thompson School District is looking to make a major change in the way the students are protected from everything ranging from their everyday … Continue reading

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Colorado Christian University takes on Obamacare rule on abortion inducing contraception

by Jack Minor – Colorado Christian University has filed a lawsuit against a requirement in Obamacare that requires all healthcare plans to provide abortion inducing contraceptive services regardless of an organization’s religious beliefs. The lawsuit names the Department of Health … Continue reading

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Measles vaccine connected to autism while conservative politics causes hypocrisy

There are far too many clowns pretending to be scientists by Craig Masters Scientific American magazine reports “bad science” papers have long lasting effects; especially when they seem to support a lifestyle or point of view that excuses irresponsible behavior. In the … Continue reading

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CA judge rules Muslims harassing Jewish students engaging in “protected speech”

by Peter Grady – A judge has stated that Muslim students who allegedly harassed Jewish students and even assaulted a woman with a cart was engaging in protected political speech. Jessica Felber claimed in a lawsuit against the University of … 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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New Jersey hospital asks judge for permission to break law

by Jack Minor – A New Jersey judge is being asked by a hospital for permission to break the law, according to an attorney for the Alliance Defense Fund. According to the ADF, in September the University of Medicine and … Continue reading

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Food Day event to be held at University schools cafeteria

Staff Reports — Greeley- Food Day, October 24, 2011, is a nationwide grass roots effort to promote healthy eating and raise awareness of food issues within communities. Each Food Day event is individual to its host site and no two … Continue reading

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Greeley braces for new flood of California illegals

In Sacramento, California, Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday granted illegal immigrants access to state financial aid at public universities and community colleges. The “DREAM ACT” as it has been labeled will allow students who are illegal immigrants and who have … Continue reading

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UNC hopes to break attendance record at homecoming event

    by Jack Minor – A University of Northern Colorado faculty member told the Evans city council that they hope to break last year’s record for community attendance during this year’s homecoming week. Mayor Lyle Achziger issued a proclamation … 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 nominee believes judiciary can re-write Constitution, pass laws

President Obama has nominated a law professor for a position on the 7th U.S. Court of Appeals. The professor believes that judges have the ability to create laws and that the Constitution “governs no one.” Victoria Nourse is currently the Burrus-Bascom Professor … Continue reading

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Pedophiles want same rights as homosexuals

by Jack Minor – Using the same tactics used by “gay” rights activists, pedophiles have begun to seek similar status arguing their desire for children is a sexual orientation no different than heterosexual or homosexuals. Critics of the homosexual lifestyle … Continue reading

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Woodrow W. (Woody) Russell

  February 18, 1924 ~ April 23, 2011   Woodrow (Woody) Russell, 87, of Greeley, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2011.  He was born February 18, 1924, to William and Margaret (Branson) Russell in Slaughter, Kentucky.   Mr. Russell was … 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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Jessica Dawn “Jessie” Jerke

Jessica Dawn “Jessie” Jerke, 21 of LaSalle, Colorado went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 5, 2011.   She was born on November 13, 1989 in Greeley, Colorado, and delighted her parents William Harry and Jeannie Maurine … Continue reading

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