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Aurora Central 72, Thornton 58
Brighton 80, Hinkley 70
Cheraw 64, Edison 35
Colorado Springs 39, Kiowa 36
Cornerstone Christian 49, Denver Jewish Day School 40
Patrol says Nebraska, Colorado women died in Iowa collision
BLENCOE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a Nebraska woman driving south in the northbound lanes of Interstate 29 in western Iowa has collided with an oncoming vehicle. The crash killed both drivers.
The Iowa State Patrol says 40-year-old Angela Bender, of Omaha, Nebraska, was driving the southbound minivan late Wednesday night when the collision occurred near Blencoe in Monona County. The other driver killed was identified as 51-year-old Carolyn Klimper, who lived in Fort Morgan, Colorado.
Northern Colorado hit by early season snowstorm
DENVER (AP) — Much of northern Colorado is under a winter weather advisory as an early season storm dumps snow across the region.
The National Weather Service says 3 to 6 inches (8 to 15 centimeters) had already fallen from Boulder to the Wyoming state line by Sunday morning.
An additional 2 inches (5 centimeters) was expected to fall around Fort Morgan, causing icy road conditions.
Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado meatpacker is recalling more than 132,000 pounds (60,000 kilograms) of ground beef after a suspected E. coli outbreak killed one person and sickened 17, officials said.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday the beef was produced and packaged at Cargill Meat Solutions in Fort Morgan on June 21 and shipped to retailers nationwide.
$1.5M settlement for Muslim workers fired in prayer dispute
DENVER (AP) — A big U.S. meatpacker has agreed to pay $1.5 million to 138 Somali-American Muslim workers who were fired from their jobs at a Colorado plant after they were refused prayer breaks, a federal anti-discrimination agency said Friday.
Cargill says 25K pounds of ground beef may be tainted
DENVER (AP) — U.S. agricultural officials say Fort Morgan, Colorado-based Cargill Meat Solutions is recalling nearly 25,300 pounds (11,400 kilograms) of ground beef that might be contaminated with E. coli.
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in a double homicide in New Mexico has died after he was shot by officers in Colorado.
Officials in Colorado announced the death of 31-year-old Dustin Brian Montano Friday.
Montano was a suspect in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found Thursday in an apartment complex in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
DENVER (AP) — Colorado health officials say the owner of a Fort Morgan sugar plant will pay $2 million to settle claims that the plant violated air and water pollution laws.
The deal between Western Sugar Cooperative and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment was announced Friday.
DENVER (AP) — The driver of a stolen tractor-trailer in Colorado deliberately rammed into vehicles and caused numerous injuries before finally being taken into custody by police, who fired on the rig in an effort to stop the rampage, authorities said Sunday.
Fort Morgan school to begin drug testing in the fall
DENVER (AP) — Administrators at a northern Colorado high school are planning to start drug testing athletes and students involved in extracurricular activities during the next school year.
KUSA-TV reports Fort Morgan High School in the fall will implement a drug testing program that will randomly test 20 students each week.
Air Academy 64, Sand Creek 48
Arvada West 68, Dakota Ridge 67
Bear Creek 69, Ralston Valley 54
Byers 73, Kiowa 17
Columbine 68, Pomona 58
Cornerstone Christian 74, Denver Academy of Torah 12
Alexander Dawson 64, Union Colony Preparatory School 53
Arickaree/Woodlin 58, Deer Trail 53
Arrupe Jesuit 69, Middle Park 26
Canon City 76, Woodland Park 74
Centaurus 70, Niwot 42
Chaparral 64, Castle View 41
Cornerstone Christian 69, Beth Eden Baptist 32
Denver Christian 57, Front Range Christian School 42
Galen H. Poyser July 20, 1968 - September 26, 2017 Galen Henry Poyser, of Cheyenne, died on September 26th, 2017 in a one car rollover accident near Fort Morgan, Colorado. It is believed that heavy fog played a role in the accident, and Galen was ejected from the vehicle. Galen was born on July 20,...
Galen Poyser, 49 Fort Morgan, CO-Long time Pocatello resident, recently of Cheyenne, Wyoming, passed away September 26th, from injuries sustained in a one-car rollover accident in Fort Morgan, Colorado. A full obituary will be in a future edition of the Idaho State Journal or may be viewed on line. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wrcfuneral.com .
Commission: Cargill violated Muslims’ rights in prayer ban
MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has found reasonable cause that agribusiness giant Cargill violated the civil rights of Somali-American Muslim employees by refusing to allow them to pray during their breaks at a meatpacking plant in Colorado.
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — The body of a 45-year-old man has been recovered from a lake in northeastern Colorado.
Morgan County Undersheriff Dave Martin says family members of Cord Carpenter reported him missing on Saturday night.
A witness reported seeing someone walking near the private boat dock area at Jackson Lake. Surveillance video showed Carpenter entering the water there, but not returning.
(Lincoln, NE) -- Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is planning to seek another term in office. Ricketts announced his reelection bid yesterday at the state Republican Party Headquarters in Lincoln. Ricketts told supporters he will continue to focus on creating more job opportunities in the state. Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley will remain on the ticket as Ricketts' running mate for the 2018 election.
Alexander Dawson 66, Front Range Christian School 33
Bishop Machebeuf 60, Eaton 45
Cheyenne South, Wyo. 37, Pagosa Springs 34
Coal Ridge 73, Palisade 61
Colorado Academy 60, Grand Junction 55
Delta 90, Cedaredge 74
Denver East 72, Windermere Prep, Fla. 67
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — Fort Morgan officials say there is nothing to suggest that a gunman who wounded a shopper while robbing a store run by African refugees targeted any specific population.
Interim Police Chief Jared Crone asked the public Tuesday for information that could lead to the arrest of the gunman, described as a light-skinned man in his 20s or 30s with a tattoo on the bridge of his nose.
The man reportedly fled in a light-colored Buick with no...