FREE SAFE TEEN DRIVING CLASS FOR PARENTS Motor vehicle crashes are a leading ca…

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

Johnstown residents appeal Stroh gravel pit permit to district court

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 …

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 …

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, KELLE…

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

Ballot trax – Weld County

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

Today marks the final day of Severe Weather Awareness Week for the state of Colo…

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…

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 p…

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 Colorad…

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 appr…

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…

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…

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…

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 2…

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 s…

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