FREE SAFE TEEN DRIVING CLASS FOR PARENTS Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death for teens due to lack of driving experience. On Wednesday, April 25th, the laws governing teen drivers and the Graduated Driver’s License will be explained by law enforcement, insurance, and public health representatives. The class will be held at Anshor Driving School, 2030 35th Ave. Suite A, Greeley, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. The
Another land use controversy. Vague laws and arbitrary decisions by County Commissioners are hurting everyone... Not only the neighbors but also the businesses. This sort of problem occurs because we don't have good planning and zoning, which means we don't have predictability. For anyone. This must change now. As Northern Colorado continues to grow, this type of conflict will only get more common. Citizens should not have to resort to
Redstem Filaree is a non-native, annual or biennial plant from Eurasia. Part of the Geranium family, it was introduced to North America in the early 1700’s. Redstem Filaree is a low growing plant with five petal purple flowers. Seeds from the plant are often called “storks bill” as there is a long awn extending from the seed capsule. Usually the plants flower in March and April. One plant can produce
LARGE EMPLOYER IN GREELEY IS RECOGNIZED FOR SUPPORTING BREASTFEEDING EMPLOYEES ttech (formerly TeleTech), a call center facility in Greeley and one of Weld County’s largest employers is making it easier for working moms to continue breastfeeding after returning from maternity leave. ttech recently upgraded their lactation room to include two comfortable nursing chairs with privacy partitions, plants, sound machine, and a refrigerator for storing milk to make for a comfortable
Please join Employment Services of Weld County, TTEC, ALDER, PEOPLE READY, KELLEY SERVICES, ALPINE STAFFING, VIVAX PRO PAINTING, ADVANTAGE SOLUTIONS, ACADEMY OF NATURALL THERAPY, AND AIMS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (information only). The event will be held on Wednesday April 25, 2018. From 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. the job fair is open to U.S. Military Veterans Only and from 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. the job fair will be open to
Attention Weld County Voters! Important information about the Primary Election on June 26th, 2018. There is a great way to keep track of your mail-in ballot! BallotTrax. The BallotTrax system tracks the status of your mail-in ballot and sends a series of proactive alerts notifying you where your ballot is in the election process, from printed to accepted. Sign up today! https://www.weldgov.com/departments/clerk_and_recorder/elections_department/ballot_trax/ Ballot trax - Weld CountyThe BallotTrax system tracks
Commissioner Julie Cozad will be holding office hours in our southwest Weld office on Friday, April 27, by appointment. If you would like to schedule a time to meet with her, please email email@example.com.
The committee is listening! Get involved in the home rule charter review! A public input meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. on April 25 at the Weld County Administration Building, 1150 O St. in Greeley. Learn more at https://tinyurl.com/2018CRC.
Today marks the final day of Severe Weather Awareness Week for the state of Colorado. During the past week we have presented information and safety rules for tornadoes, lightning, floods and flash floods, straight-line thunderstorm winds, hail, and our warning programs. Be “weather wise” by staying informed on expected weather in your area. The National Weather Service (NSW) is typically aware of the potential for severe weather many hours or
Please join Employment Services of Weld County (ESWC) and Aims Community College for a Student Job Fair on Monday, April 23, 2018 from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. at Aims Community College, Greeley Campus, Ed Beaty Theater, 5401 West 20th Street in Greeley, CO. Explore part-time and summer job opportunities. Plan to connect with potential employers and be prepared to put your best foot forward. Dress professionally and bring copies of
On Monday, April 16, 2018, the Weld County Sheriff's Office Mounted Posse Unit paid their final respects to long time Mounted Posse Team Leader Kenneth Wayne Ramsey at his funeral service. On May 18, 2017 Ken Ramsey was diagnosed with a Grade 4 Glioblastoma Brain Cancer that was considered terminal. On Friday, April 7, 2018, Ken Ramsey was presented with a lifetime achievement award from the Colorado State Posse's Association.
Today is the sixth day of Severe Weather Awareness Week for the state of Colorado, which wraps up tomorrow. The final topic for this week is Lightning. When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors! Lightning is the most dangerous aspect of thunderstorms; It kills and injures more people in Colorado than any other thunderstorm hazard. In 2016 there were two documented fatalities and six lightning strike survivors in Colorado. In addition, lightning
Stabbing – 5500 block of Two River Parkway On Thursday, April 19, 2018, at approximately 05:55 pm, Deputies with the Weld County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 5500 block of Two Rivers Parkway, near Evans, in unincorporated Weld County on a report of a male who had been stabbed. When deputies arrived on scene they found that a male patient had been stabbed multiple times. The male patient was transported
Community Assistance Requested – Identifying Two Suspects On Sunday, April 15, 2018, at approximately 8:00pm, Deputies with the Weld County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Weld County Road 76 on Weld County Road 31, west of Eaton, in unincorporated Weld County, on a report of an assault. When deputies arrived, they learned that the victim had been assaulted by two unknown males. The victim had dash cam footage
Saluting her many achievements in public service, Weld County Commissioner Julie Cozad was named a 2018 Northern Colorado Woman of Distinction by BizWest magazine. She was formally recognized at an awards ceremony this week. Created in 2009, the Women of Distinction award was created to honor women in Weld and Larimer counties for their achievements in business, philanthropic and government organizations. Eleven women are chosen annually for the award, and
Public Service Announcement - Be Wary of Paving Scams The Weld County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind the community as the weather gets warmer we need to be wary of paving scams. These scammers go soliciting homeowners in doing asphalt paving and driveway seal work. They are often referred to as “Traveling Scammers” or “Paving Scams” and senior citizens. These individuals will go door-to-door telling you that they have left
SENTENCED: Man who used rifle to severely beat his now ex-wife will spend next 25 years behind bars. "He tried breaking her physically, mentally and emotionally. And though he almost succeeded, he lost. It’s actually the victim and the children who won. They won a new future where they can live a life of freedom and not live in fear anymore.” - ADA Robb Miller https://www.weldda.com/cms/One.aspx?portalId=23076&pageId=48136
Thursday, April 19th is the fifth day of Severe Weather Awareness Week for the state of Colorado, which continues through Saturday, April 22nd. The topic for today is Downburst Winds and Hail! Strong straight-line winds and large hail are major weather threats in Colorado. Severe storms in Colorado include heavy rain, thunderstorms, tornadoes, straight line winds, hail, flooding, and lightning. Tornadoes are often the headline story, but damaging straight line
Tonight, Don Warden, Weld County’s Director of Finance and Administration, spoke to the Ad Hoc Home Rule Charter Review Committee about TABOR, the Gallagher Amendment and Weld County finances. There are three public meetings left: April 25 in Greeley, May 2 in Johnstown and May 9 in Windsor. Get involved and participate! Learn more at https://tinyurl.com/2018CRC
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