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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Servicethe content available in this feed, or click through here to see the original a
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted yesterday
the content available in this feed, or click through here to see the original article.Appeals court blocks construction of Weld County asphalt facility2017-11-23 16:46 UTC by kevinduggan@coloradoan.com Martin Marietta Materials started... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Oil field worker injured in Weld County gas pipeline fire dies An oil field worker injured in a gas pipeline fire east of Galeton on Nov. 16
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
An oil field worker injured in a gas pipeline fire east of Galeton on Nov. 16 died Tuesday at the North Colorado Medical Center.The Weld County Coroner's Office identified the man as... Read more
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CBS Denver
Coroner: Man Died In Explosion, Fire At Oil SiteWELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – An oil field worker has died after a pipeline explo
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – An oil field worker has died after a pipeline explosion in Weld County. The explosion last Thursday was followed by a fire. It happened east of Galeton at Highway 392 and Weld County Road 71. Three men were injured, and... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Greeley oil field worker dies after pipeline fireColo. — An oil field worker who was among three people injured in a gas pipelin
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Colo. — An oil field worker who was among three people injured in a gas pipeline fire last week died Tuesday night, the Weld County Coroner’s Office said. George Cottingham, 61 of Greeley, was taken to North Colorado Medical Center after the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Oil field worker injured in Weld Co. pipeline fire dies at Greeley hospitalas 61-year-old George Cottingham of Greeley. His manner and cause of death have
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
as 61-year-old George Cottingham of Greeley. His manner and cause of death have yet to be determined pending an autopsy, Weld County Communications Director Jennifer Finch said. Cottingham was one of three workers injured in the fire, which... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
County to resume taking applications for non-commercial injection wellsa consultant to the oil and gas industry; Expedition Water Solutions, a wastewa
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
a consultant to the oil and gas industry; Expedition Water Solutions, a wastewater disposal infrastructure company, Weld County's Planning and Zoning Department and the University of Colorado. The professor and students from CU discussed... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
What caused the mystery boom near Lochbuie?the mysterious boom as well, but could not locate the source. Police had simila
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
the mysterious boom as well, but could not locate the source. Police had similar results after checking a neighborhood near Weld County Road 2 Monday night. The loud boom occurred among several oil and gas operations in the area, which police said... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Democrats host Q & A forum for CD-4 candidatesDr. Karen McCormick and attorney Richard Lyons Weil all vying for an opportunit
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Dr. Karen McCormick and attorney Richard Lyons Weil all vying for an opportunity to face incumbent Republican Ken Buck from Weld County. So far, Buck has one primary challenger, James Gunning, former mayor of Lone Tree. The fourth Democratic... Read more
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CBS Denver
Questions Loom Over Man's Death On County RoadWELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators are still unsure how a 21-year-old ma
CBS Denver / Posted 3 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators are still unsure how a 21-year-old man was killed near Evans over the weekend. They are looking for two cars that may have hit Josh Fagan along Weld County Road 54. The victim’s family and friends are... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Traffic deaths up 25 percent in southeast Colorado, including El Paso/Pueblo Countiesalready well above 2016 total deaths in El Paso County of 48. For 2017, next h
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
already well above 2016 total deaths in El Paso County of 48. For 2017, next highest counties for traffic fatalities are Weld County with 53 deaths, Adams County with 52, and Denver with 42. CDOT also says traffic deaths for the whole state are... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Man caused crash in Boulder County while high on methamphetamine, Colorado State Patrol sayswaist down, and admitted to a deputy that he had left the crash scene. Acosta
Colorado Daily / Posted 4 days ago
waist down, and admitted to a deputy that he had left the crash scene. Acosta told police he was coming back from court in Weld County and was following a car being driven by a man named Jose. When police asked why, Acosta said, "This guy Jose was... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Man caused crash in Boulder County while high on methamphetamine, Colorado State Patrol sayswaist down, and admitted to a deputy that he had left the crash scene. Acosta
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 4 days ago
waist down, and admitted to a deputy that he had left the crash scene. Acosta told police he was coming back from court in Weld County and was following a car being driven by a man named Jose. When police asked why, Acosta said, "This guy Jose was... Read more
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CBS Denver
Officers Looking For Vehicles In Pedestrian Fatalnortheastern Colorado are looking for the drivers of two vehicles that are beli
CBS Denver / Posted 4 days ago
northeastern Colorado are looking for the drivers of two vehicles that are believed to have struck a 21-year-old man on a Weld County road early Saturday. The Colorado State Patrol believes the man was struck and killed by a 1999 or 2000 purple... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Neighbor who found victim of fatal Longmont stabbing: 'I tried to help her'Northglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walma
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Northglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walmart in July, but he was not charged after the Weld County district attorney ruled the shooting to be self-defense. Should the woman's death be ruled a homicide, it would... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
In the heart of oil and gas country, a sometimes-deadly 20-mile Weld County road gets an upgradeburly concrete thoroughfare that can better handle increasing traffic loads, mo
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
burly concrete thoroughfare that can better handle increasing traffic loads, most notably the large trucks that roll across Weld County's energy fields every day. The completion of Weld County Road 49's expansion between Hudson and Kersey, which... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Woman fatally stabbed in Longmont; 15-year-old faces murder chargeNorthglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walma
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Northglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walmart in July, but he was not charged after the Weld County district attorney ruled the shooting to be self-defense. Should the woman's death be ruled a homicide, it would... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Woman fatally stabbed in Longmont; 15-old faces murder chargeNorthglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walma
Colorado Daily / Posted 5 days ago
Northglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walmart in July, but he was not charged after the Weld County district attorney ruled the shooting to be self-defense. Should the woman's death be ruled a homicide, it would... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Fewer than 44% of eligible Boulder County voters cast ballots in electionvoters who participated in that year's election. While final online turnout es
Colorado Daily / Posted 5 days ago
voters who participated in that year's election. While final online turnout estimates weren't yet available from Weld County on Friday, it appeared that — based on the 168,693 active registered Weld voters that Weld County Clerk Carly... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Woman fatally stabbed in Longmont; 15-old faces murder chargeNorthglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walma
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 5 days ago
Northglenn, fatally shot 33-year-old Keith Williams in the parking lot of Walmart in July, but he was not charged after the Weld County district attorney ruled the shooting to be self-defense. Should the woman's death be ruled a homicide, it would... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland Business Briefsthe Poudre Valley Hospital and Medical Center of the Rockies Foundation Oncolog
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the Poudre Valley Hospital and Medical Center of the Rockies Foundation Oncology Patient and Family Support fund. The four Weld County stores raised $29,195, which was donated to the North Colorado Medical Center Breast Cancer fund. • The Wing... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Pedestrian killed east of Evans; Troopers looking for two vehiclesWeld County, Colo- The Colorado State Patrol was looking for two vehicles suspe
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
Weld County, Colo- The Colorado State Patrol was looking for two vehicles suspected of hitting a pedestrian who died east of Evans. It appears the person was struck between 4:00-4:20 a.m. Saturday at 20459 Weld County Road 54, which is also listed... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Pedestrian dies after being struck by 2 different vehicles in Weld CountyWELD COUNTY, Colo. — A pedestrian was hit and killed after being struck by two
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. — A pedestrian was hit and killed after being struck by two vehicles in Weld County early Saturday morning. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the victim was hit by a car while on foot, then his body was struck again by a... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Workers burned at oil site were doing routine maintenanceThree workers were injured at a Weld County oil site on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Three workers were injured at a Weld County oil site on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. Three workers were injured at a Weld County oil site on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. GREELEY, Colo. — Authorities say three workers were performing routine maintenance... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Fewer than 44% of eligible Boulder County voters cast ballots in electionvoters who participated in that year's election. While final online turnout es
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 days ago
voters who participated in that year's election. While final online turnout estimates weren't yet available from Weld County on Friday, it appeared that — based on the 168,693 active registered Weld voters that Weld County Clerk Carly... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Weld County Food Bank in need of donationsGREELEY, Colo. -- Ann Simmons, a Weld County resident, says she depends on the
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
GREELEY, Colo. -- Ann Simmons, a Weld County resident, says she depends on the local food bank for her essentials. "It's kind of a lifeline," said Simmons. You would think that given that we're just a week away from Thanksgiving, Simmons would be... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Three workers suffer severe burns in gas-line fire in Weld CountyA gas-line fire in northeastern Weld County on Thursday afternoon severely burn
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
A gas-line fire in northeastern Weld County on Thursday afternoon severely burned three workers, two of whom were flown to a hospital, the Weld County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. The fire occurred about 3:30 p.m. near Colorado 392 and... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
2 airlifted and another injured in oil site fire in Weld CountyWELD COUNTY, Colo. – Two people were airlifted to a hospital and another was in
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. – Two people were airlifted to a hospital and another was injured following an oil site fire in Weld County Thursday afternoon. The fire was reported in the area of Highway 392 and Weld County Road 71 at around 3:30 p.m.,... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Brewery hits rock bottom in Restaurant Report Cardon our Report Card Restaurant Report Card features health inspections in the c
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
on our Report Card Restaurant Report Card features health inspections in the city and county of Denver, Jefferson County, Weld County, Broomfield and restaurants under the jurisdiction of the Tri-County Health Department. The Tri-County Health... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
3 injured, 2 airlifted in oil site fire in Weld CountyWELD COUNTY, Colo. – Three people were injured and two others were airlifted to
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. – Three people were injured and two others were airlifted to a hospital for treatment following an oil site fire in Weld County Thursday afternoon. The oil site fire was reported in the area of Highway 392 and Weld County Road 71... Read more
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CBS Denver
Oil Site Fire Sends Three People To The HospitalWELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Weld County Sheriff’s Office responded to repor
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Weld County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of a fire at an oil site Thursday afternoon. The site is located near Highway 392 and Weld County Road 71. Deputies say they found three maintenance workers with... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
3 workers injured in Weld County oil site fireWELD COUNTY, Colo. — Three maintenance workers were hurt at an oil site fire in
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. — Three maintenance workers were hurt at an oil site fire in Weld County Thursday afternoon. It happened at about 3:30 p.m. in the area of Highway 392 and Weld County Road 71 northeast of Greeley. “Two male patients have been air... Read more
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Bizjournals
Colorado aims to cut air pollution from oil and gas operationsFront Range. The regulations are part of a long-running effort to reduce ozone
Bizjournals / Posted 8 days ago
Front Range. The regulations are part of a long-running effort to reduce ozone levels in the Denver area and north into Weld County. In 2014, the state created the nation’s first regulations requiring energy companies to routinely check their... Read more
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The Longmont Times-Call
Thanks to Longmont city leaders for admitting they did wrongnot to be punitive as much as to be transparent in how these public organizatio
The Longmont Times-Call / Posted 8 days ago
not to be punitive as much as to be transparent in how these public organizations operate. It's been four months since the Weld County Sheriff's Office completed its report on the searches. While the city says it will come by the end of December,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Union Station Whole Foods opens and more: 5 Things to Know for Wednesday, Nov. 15elementary school, before police shoot him dead. 4. Mostly clear Wednesday Som
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
elementary school, before police shoot him dead. 4. Mostly clear Wednesday Some patchy fog will develop early Wednesday in Weld County, near the South Platte River, but it will clear out by mid-morning. The rest of the state should be mostly clear... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Yahn: Conservation won't make up water gapGeneration Plant at brush, and one for 6,000 acre feet with BNN Energy for hydr
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Generation Plant at brush, and one for 6,000 acre feet with BNN Energy for hydraulic fracturing of oil and gas wells in Weld County. Yahn pointed out that ATMs aren't a panacea to closing the water gap, but are better than permanent sale of... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Longmont to pay $210K to settle claims over warrantless police searches at The Suitesparticipate in a restorative process if desired, and release the report of the
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 10 days ago
participate in a restorative process if desired, and release the report of the independent investigation conducted by the Weld County Sheriff's Office. The ACLU said that report likely will be released by Dec. 31. The Times-Call's request under... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
GOP gubernatorial candidates agree to agree on most issues at Republican Women of Weld County forumfor Gov. Bill Owens and 10 years as chief deputy attorney general in Colorado.
Greeley Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
for Gov. Bill Owens and 10 years as chief deputy attorney general in Colorado. Coffman declined the Republican Women of Weld County invitation for the forum. Lew Gaiter III — A Larimer County commissioner, Gaiter is the president of Colorado... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Greeley City Council to discuss suspended judge during public meeting Tuesdaybordering on unethical," but said she did not feel a criminal element could be
Greeley Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
bordering on unethical," but said she did not feel a criminal element could be proven beyond a reasonable doubt. She asked Weld County Judge Charles Unfug to dismiss charges against her, and he agreed to do so. Greeley Mayor Tom Norton confirmed... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County oil and gas spill report for Nov. 13wells in the country. KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP, reported Nov. 8 a flowl
Greeley Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
wells in the country. KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP, reported Nov. 8 a flowline spill west of Platteville, near Weld County roads 30.5 and 21. Less than five barrels each of oil, condensate and produced water spilled. Workers discovered... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
State cites Crestone in plugging of well near Erie elementaryto advise and support the school and he intends on actively seeking information
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 11 days ago
to advise and support the school and he intends on actively seeking information and resources from COGCC, Crestone and Weld County. "When I get new information I will promptly report it to our parents and staff," he wrote. Kit Lammers has a... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
100 Years Ago: Price of coal rises in Greeley; shortage of change blamed on children; Marines honored with banquetadmitted to putting nails, pennies, bolts, clods and rocks on the Union Pacific
Greeley Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
admitted to putting nails, pennies, bolts, clods and rocks on the Union Pacific tracks. In one of the best land sales in Weld County, a farm near Stoneham was sold for $50 per acre. The buyer was L.F. Pereau. E.W. Clark of Timnath set a record... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Greeley weather forecast and conditions for MondayWe'll have mostly sunny and warmer today temperatures across Weld County. Wind
Greeley Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
We'll have mostly sunny and warmer today temperatures across Weld County. Winds pick up through the afternoon. A high temperature of 65 degrees is expected in Greeley. Clear skies remain through the evening. Low temperatures drop to the low... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
State cites Crestone in plugging of well near Erie elementaryto advise and support the school and he intends on actively seeking information
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
to advise and support the school and he intends on actively seeking information and resources from COGCC, Crestone and Weld County. "When I get new information I will promptly report it to our parents and staff," he wrote. Kit Lammers has a... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County offers numerous services to the county’s 18,000 veteransWeld County government offers several programs and benefits to assist veterans
Greeley Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Weld County government offers several programs and benefits to assist veterans and their families. Here's a look at some of the services available to the more than 18,000 veterans who live in Weld County, as detailed in a news release issued... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Street Smarts: Greeley, Weld County and northern Colorado road closures for the week beginning Nov. 1265th Avenue, between Chardonnay Street and 37th Street, work impacts one lane s
Greeley Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
65th Avenue, between Chardonnay Street and 37th Street, work impacts one lane southbound for street improvements. » Weld County Road 8 between Weld 37 and 41, near Hudson, closed Monday-Friday. » Weld 31 between Weld 88 and 90, near Pierce,... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Truswell: Fighting to help all children get a good start in life is top priorityThe numbers are undeniable. There are barriers to opportunity for many children
Greeley Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
The numbers are undeniable. There are barriers to opportunity for many children and families in Colorado. United Way of Weld County's Promises for Children Early Childhood Initiative and Early Childhood Council was pleased to host over 80 early... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Oil & gas plug site forced to shut down after violation is found near elementary schoolWELD COUNTY, Colo. – An oil and gas plug site was forced to temporarily shut do
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 13 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. – An oil and gas plug site was forced to temporarily shut down its operations after the Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) found it violated safety practices near an elementary school in the Town of Erie. The order... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Oil & gas plug site forced to shut down after violation is found near elementary schoolWELD COUNTY, Colo. – An oil and gas plug site was forced to temporarily shut do
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 13 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. – An oil and gas plug site was forced to temporarily shut down its operations after the Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) found it violated safety practices near an elementary school in the Town of Erie. The order... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Ken Buck challenged in 2018 primary race by former Lone Tree mayorin the primary race for Colorado's 4th Congressional District. The U.S. repres
Greeley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
in the primary race for Colorado's 4th Congressional District. The U.S. representative – who currently represents Weld County in Washington – will face Jim Gunning, a former mayor of Lone Tree, for the Republican nomination to the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County 4-H Showcase rescheduled for Jan. 6The Weld County 4-H Showcase that was set for Dec. 2 has been rescheduled for a
Greeley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
The Weld County 4-H Showcase that was set for Dec. 2 has been rescheduled for a later date. The event will now be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 6 in the Exhibition Building at Island Grove Regional Park, 525 N. 15th Ave., in Greeley, and it serves as... Read more
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