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  1. Loveland man arrested in Estes following car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... a high speed getaway. Collin Roberts was apprehended and arrested by local police with assistance from Larimer County Sheriff deputies following a car chase and a ground chase near Tranquil Lane and Colorado Highway 7. Roberts faces two counts of ...

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  2. Estes Park Trail Gazette 2014 political endorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... a strong look at the candidates in the key races of Colorado governor, U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senate, and Larimer County Commissioner. The board took into consideration how much interest the candidates have shown in our community in recent years and ...

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  3. Larimer County ballots are out; votes are coming inRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com

    ... Last November's off-year election also was conducted under the brand-new law, according to Angela Myers, Larimer County's clerk and recorder. The law required the county to mail its ballots last week, and Myers said Larimer's bulk mailing of about ...

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  4. Voters to decide on jail tax extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com

    New intakes to the Larimer County Detention Center are housed in the new inmate pod, opened May 2014, for a few days before being assigned to other areas.

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  5. Officer Cleared In Fatal Shooting, 'Performed In Exemplary Manner'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The officer shot a man whose family members say was unarmed, but the suspect did have a gun and now Larimer County's district attorney says shooting him was justified. The district attorney's report not only clears Officer Peter Dekraker of any wrongdoing, but it goes as far as saying the officer should be commended for his service and quick thinking.

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  6. Larimer County DA Says Police Shooting JustifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    District Attorney Clifford Riedel has cleared a Fort Collins police officer involved in a shooting that left a man dead. The district attorney said in a report issued Friday that officer Peter DeKraker was responding to a request for a welfare check Oct. 5 when he approached a man lying in the stairwell of a town house complex.

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  7. Tip-A-Cop to support Special Olympics ColoradoRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | North Forty News & Fossil Creek Current Online

    The Larimer County Sheriff's Office and Fort Collins Police Services will join forces on Saturday, October 25, to raise money for Special Olympics Colorado during this year's Red Robin Tip-A-Cop event.

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  8. DA clears Fort Collins officer in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDenverChannel

    The Larimer County district attorney's review has found a Fort Collins police officer was justified in shooting and killing a man who shot the officer while he was conducting a welfare check at an apartment building on Oct. 5. "Officer [Peter] DeKraker reacted to this attempt on his life in an appropriate and fully justified manner. Officer DeKraker should be commended for his efforts to serve the public and his quick reactions to save his own life," District Attorney Clifford E. Riedel said in officer-involving shooting review report made public Monday.

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  9. Larimer DA: Fort Collins officer "justified" in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    The Larimer County District Attorney's Office said on Monday it has found that an officer who shot and killed a man at an apartment complex in Fort Collins earlier this month was justified in his use of force. Officer Peter DeKraker shot and killed Tino Martinez, 27, on Oct. 5 during a welfare check after Martinez shot DeKraker at close range with a .38 caliber revolver.

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  10. News Release from SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Larimer County Subscriptions

    The Larimer County Sheriff's Office and Fort Collins Police Services will join forces on Saturday, October 25, 2014 to raise money for Special Olympics Colorado during this year's Red Robin Tip-A-Cop event.

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  11. Larimer County sets hearings on 2015 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... 2015 Annual Community Report. The budget can be seen online at larimer.org . Copies also are available at the Larimer County Office Building at 200 W. Oak St., Fort Collins, at local public libraries, and by calling 498-7017.

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  12. Details of Fort Collins officer shooting expected MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... The officer, who was wearing a bulletproof vest, suffered non-life-threatening injuries. A review by the Larimer County District Attorney's Office is expected to include the officer's name, how many shots were fired, the type of gun used and details ...

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  13. Humane Society needs new shelter with or without taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ReporterHerald.com

    Larimer Humane Society provides the statutorily authorized government function of animal control and sheltering for residents of Larimer County.

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  14. Other solutions needed for Larimer County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ReporterHerald.com

    In 1997, the voters in Larimer County approved a sales tax to fund the construction and operation of an addition to the county jail.

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  15. Town optimistic Pace property annexation will occur before Great Western permit is approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Windsor Now

    A empty piece of land sits along Weld County Road 13 and Kaplan Drive just west of Windsor. Residents of nearby neighborhoods are asking the town to annex the piece of property slated for oil and gas development, so the drilling will have to conform with town regulations rather than Larimer County regulations.

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  16. Citizens to vote on sales tax to support open spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | ReporterHerald.com

    For a map and more information on open lands and natural areas, go to Nineteen years ago, Larimer County residents approved a new sales tax that they believed would improve their quality of life - through the preservation of open space to keep cities separated and offer recreation opportunities.

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  17. Get out and voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... channels 4, 7 and 9 are regularly issuing good, useful information regarding the election. Booklets from the Larimer County Clerk and Recorder and the Legislative Council of the Colorado General Assembly have already been mailed to registered voters ...

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  18. Estes trustees unanimous in support of Issue 1ARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    The Estes Park Town Board of Trustees stood united on Tuesday night as they unanimously approved a resolution to support the continuation of Larimer County's open spaces tax.

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  19. Daily Record: Loveland police calls Oct. 15-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | ReporterHerald.com

    1:55 p.m. At East Eighth Street and North Cleveland Avenue, a 29-year-old Loveland man on a Larimer County Sheriff's Office misdemeanor warrant alleging a probation violation. 5:57 p.m. In the 1400 block of West Eisenhower Boulevard, a 21-year-old ...

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  20. Joint meeting hits on hot topicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    The Estes Park Town Board, the Larimer County Commissioners and the Estes Valley Planning Commission meet only twice a year.

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