For the last several weeks, District 2 Commissioner Candidate Mike Finn has been…

Submitted by: People United For Responsible Government For the last several weeks, District 2 Commissioner Candidate Mike Finn has been telling us about his military service and his “listening” ability, which he claims qualifies him as a “leader”. This claim is questionable, based on his behavior as a member of the Greeley City Council. However, in doing research about the characteristics of great leaders, we ran across a description of

Shooting Investigation – 2500 block of WCR 61 On Thursday, June 21, 2018, at ap…

Shooting Investigation – 2500 block of WCR 61 On Thursday, June 21, 2018, at approximately 5:54 pm, Deputies with the Weld County Sheriff’s Office we’re notified of an individual who was being transported to a nearby hospital with an apparent gunshot wound. The condition of the individual remains unknown. Deputies are currently on scene at the 2500 block of Weld County Road 61, east of Kersey. Suspect information is unknown

Dog at Large Kills Livestock Animals On June 12, 2018, at approximately 6:27 pm…

Dog at Large Kills Livestock Animals On June 12, 2018, at approximately 6:27 pm, An Animal Control Officer with the Weld County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1800 block of Dilmont Avenue, east of Greeley, on a report of animals being neglected. When the Animal Control Officer arrived at the residence, he was not able to contact anyone at the residence, but the animals, two dogs that may be part

Colorado GOP heavyweights Gessler, Call enter commissioner recall fray in Weld County

https://www.greeleytribune.com/news/local/colorado-gop-heavyweights-gessler-call-enter-commissioner-recall-fray-in-weld-county/ Colorado GOP heavyweights Gessler, Call enter commissioner recall fray in Weld CountyOn the eve of a potentially unprecedented recall campaign against Weld County Commissioner Barbara Kirkmeyer, all sides are hiring lawyers and gearing up for a potential fight. As soon

Can you help us identify these individuals in the pictures. Deputies would like …

Can you help us identify these individuals in the pictures. Deputies would like to talk to them about an on-going investigation. If you have information please call the Weld County Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip Line at 970-304-6464 and reference case number (18W022188) or call the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) Tips can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at www.crimeshurt.com. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers

Elections Department – Weld County

The Fort Lupton Voter Service and Polling Center is not open due to the Recreation Center being on lockdown due to a Tornado Warning in the area. Please be safe. www.weldvotes.com Elections Department - Weld CountyThe 2018 Primary Election will be conducted as a Mail Ballot Election.  The date of the Primary Election is 06/26/2018. 2018 Notice of Public Logic and Accuracy Testing

Thank you to all the volunteers from the United Way of Weld County 2018 Day of A…

Thank you to all the volunteers from the United Way of Weld County 2018 Day of Action who helped paint our Galeton Clubhouse on Saturday! #dogood #begreat #volunteer #communitypartnerDay of Action 2018 was a great success thanks to the 300+ volunteers!! Many projects were completed in Weld County on both Friday and Saturday at numerous non-profits and United Way of Weld County Partner agencies. A huge shout out to all

Quick update from this morning’s Weld County Commissioners meeting regarding the…

Quick update from this morning's Weld County Commissioners meeting regarding the approval of the appointment of Scott Gessler to advise the Clerk and Recorder. Thankfully, there was really no drama. County Attorney Barker explained that in a case like this, he has an inherent conflict of interest, and therefore it's appropriate that the CCR have an independent advisor. Commissioner Kirkmeyer recused herself, and the motion passed by unanimous roll call

In other BOCC news from this morning’s meeting, a pretty remarkable thing happen…

In other BOCC news from this morning's meeting, a pretty remarkable thing happened. The Board TURNED DOWN A "FREEBIE" from a likely land use applicant!! In summary, an outfit called "Interstate Highway Construction" had approached the County for some ideas for "community service" projects to do in the County. Apparently, they do this around the State, where they conduct activities. In this case, IHC decided on and proposed a maintenance

Finn Admits That Complaint Against James Was Based On Rumor & Hearsay

By Chuck Parks, Editor Last week Mike Finn’s wife and campaign manager filed an Equal Time Rule Complaint with Iheart Radio and the FCC claiming Scott James was promoting his campaign on his morning radio show the Scott & Sadie Show on 97.9. On the Gail Fallen Show on 1310 KFKA Mike Finn during an on-air interview admitted that they had no real evidence and filed the complaint based on

IS MIKE FINN PLAYING BY THE RULES OF CAMPAIGN FINANCE?

By Dave Kisker IS MIKE FINN PLAYING BY THE RULES OF CAMPAIGN FINANCE? A few days ago, we reported the contributions received by all the candidates in the contested seats in the Weld County Republican primary. For the most part, that was self-explanatory--who gave money to whom. There were a few irregularities... Sandi Elder had trouble getting her report filed, and it was not really accurate once she did. More

KIRKMEYER HIT WITH RECALL EFFORT,CITIZENS AIM TO RID DECADES-OLD CORRUPTION OF COUNTY COMMISSIONER

A grassroots effort to rid Weld County of corruption on the Board of Weld County Commissioners officially kicks off today with a campaign to recall Weld County Commissioner Barbara Kirkmeyer. The recall committee WECARE for Weld County (Working to Educate Citizens About Recall Efforts for Weld County) believes it is time to restore confidence in Weld County government. Recalling Commissioner Kirkmeyer is the necessary first step. “We need commissioners who