Tag Archives: Greeley

UPDATE: DA Says VA “Failed” Cory Hixson

The charges against Craig native and Purple Heart recipient Cory Hixson were dropped last week by the Weld County District Attorney. Hixson went missing from his home near Broomfield last month and was subsequently arrested two days later for reportedly breaking into a house in the Greeley area.  Hixson is Continue reading

DA Files Extension For Hixson Case

The Weld County District Attorney, who had until last Friday to file charges against Cory Hixson, has filed a 30 day extension to have more time to consider the case. Hixson was arrested, accused of breaking into a home in the Greeley area earlier this month. Days earlier Hixson went missing from his home in Broomfield after he experienced adverse Continue reading

UPDATE: Craig Man Missing Near Denver Found

Missing 33-year-old former Craig resident Cory Hixson was found in Greeley by an officer of the Weld County Sheriffs Department. He was located just before noon today in reportedly good condition. Hixson is a disabled veteran and Purple Continue reading

Moffat County Grad Competing for Miss Colorado

compton2007 Moffat County Graduate Catherine Compton will compete for Miss Colorado this weekend. Compton is the daughter of former Craig City Councilman and former Calvary Baptist Church Pastor Rod Compton. The 26-year old has been modeling and appearing in films since graduating from college in Texas. She has appeared in several publications and recently Continue reading

Rock Springs Fugitive Captured in Colorado

sweetwater-county-sheriff-3A Rock Springs woman charged with exploitation of a vulnerable adult and felony theft has been captured in Colorado. Sweetwater County Sheriff Mike Lowell said that 44-year-old Amy Callahan was traced to Colorado by detectives of the Sheriff’s Office SNAAG unit and arrested without incident by officers in Greeley on Tuesday. The Continue reading

Pilot Says He Crashed on Purpose

plane-crash-300The pilot who crashed his plane near Rabbit Ears Pass last month has reportedly admitted he did it on purpose. Mark Darling of Eaton conducted an interview with a television station in which he told the interviewer he was grieving the passing of Continue reading

Judge Bars Government from Requiring Companies to Cover Birth Control

HEALTH-SYMBOL-300A federal judge has barred the government from requiring three companies in Colorado to provide certain kinds of contraception under the federal health care law. The order yesterday cites last year’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement. Yesterday’s order Continue reading

Jill Biden Stumps for Udall

jill bidenJill Biden was in Colorado to try to fire up Democrats over the weekend. The wife of the vice president joined embattled Senator Mark Udall on a four-stop bus tour from Boulder to Greeley Saturday. Udall is counting on women voters to fend off a strong challenge from Republican Representative Cory Gardner. He has Continue reading