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

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Milliken police recently apprehended a suspect related to vehicle break-ins. In …

Milliken police recently apprehended a suspect related to vehicle break-ins. In an effort to link and close out any other vehicle break-ins that have occurred recently we are asking for the public's assistance in identifying what might be stolen property/evidence. If anyone recognizes the knife in the pictures below please contact the Milliken police department so we can discuss the matter further. Thank you!

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

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

As you may remember, Commissioner Julie Cozad now has a second ethics complaint …

As you may remember, Commissioner Julie Cozad now has a second ethics complaint pending against her with the IEC. The complaint, filed by Charles Parks alleges that Cozad received personal gain when she voted to reimburse herself for the attorney expenses in her first ethics complaint. Unlike the situation in her first ethics complaint, where she argued that the IEC didn't have because Weld County is "home rule", that issue

At the BOCC meeting tomorrow, 6/18/18, the Board will be considering retaining S…

At the BOCC meeting tomorrow, 6/18/18, the Board will be considering retaining Scott Gessler as Special Counsel for the Clerk and Recorder, Carly Koppes, as she goes through the Kirkmeyer recall procedure. As has been reported, there is already controversy. Kirkmeyer has claimed she didn't receive the proper notice, despite USPS records. And, you can be sure that Kirkmeyer will challenge the process at every step of the way, seeking

Kirkmeyer dodging notice of recall affidavit

The behavior by the Weld County Commissioners continues to disappoint us. Commissioner Kirkmeyer seems to believe that once again she can ignore the rules as has been so common. In this case, however, the law may just win. The residents of Weld County and District 3 in particular deserve better. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=266268100780389&id=261012537972612 Kirkmeyer dodging notice of recall affidavit