Saturday Jul 26
Longmont's ColoRODans cruise Main
What: ColoRODans of Longmont's 44th annual Rod Festival continues today, Sunday, with events scheduled to include a "Show-N-Shine" display of hundreds of participants' vehicles, National Street Rod Association safety inspections, pinstripe and airbrush demonstrations, food and merchandise vendors and a kiddie pool and playground for youngsters ... (more)
Saturday Jul 26
Fracking in N.S. should be put on hold to allow for more study: expert
A worker wears a protective helmet decorated with stickers during a hydraulic fracturing operation at a gas well near Mead, Colo.
US News & World Report
Colorado Judge Strikes Down Town's Fracking Ban
A worker oils a pump March 25 at a fracking site near Mead, Colo. On Thursday, a Boulder County judge struck down a town's ban on fracking, a method of extracting oil and gas that's been heavily opposed by environmental groups.
Mead man killed in Saturday motorcycle crash was father of 3
Funeral services for John Pfarr will take place at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Lifebridge Church, 10345 Ute Highway in Longmont.
Stephen Hume: Rich Coleman's 'world-class' fracking standards...
Firefighters continued to be on high alert across B.C. Wednesday, as at least one wildfire doubled in size Tuesday, the flames fanned by the hot and dry winds.
2 killed in separate motorcycle crashes in Weld County over weekend
John Pfarr, 36, of Mead, was driving a motorcycle at about 7 a.m. Saturday on the Interstate 25 frontage road near Weld County Road 20A1 2 east of Longmont, according to a news release from the Weld County coroner.
Cone zones for the week of July 14
Fifth Avenue : The road will be closed from 2 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, between Main Street and Kimbark Street for the Downtown Farmers Market.
The Boulder County Business Report
Construction firm shutdown costs local jobs
Michigan-based Lamar Construction, which had an office in Loveland and several projects underway in Northern Colorado, has ceased operations, leaving about 70 in Colorado without jobs and some local subcontractors without payment for work completed.
Fort Morgan Times
I-76 celebrates Fourth of July with races
In the IMCA Modified race Angie Hayes, of Fort Morgan, driving the number 50 car took first place followed by Jeremy Frenier, of Fort Morgan, in the number 17J car in second place and Dick Brack, of Mead in the 14B car.
Johnstown Meteorite fell from the sky 90 years ago
A piece of the Johnstown Meteorite, with the fusion crust visible. This piece is owned by the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.