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The library will be CLOSED Monday, 2/20, for Presidents' Day. Have a wonderful, safe holiday weekend! ... See MoreSee Less

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Join us at the library tomorrow, Tuesday, February 14, at 11:00 a.m., for our Valentine's Day Storytime! ... See MoreSee Less

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Join us at the library tomorrow, Tuesday, 1/24, at 11:00 a.m. for Preschool Storytime! ... See MoreSee Less

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Wellington Public Library added a new photo. ... See MoreSee Less

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The library will be closed this Monday, January 16, for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. ... See MoreSee Less

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Over the last seven years, the number of dead standing trees in Colorado forests increased almost 30 percent, to an estimated 834 million trees – or nearly one in every 14 standing trees. And this trend of increasing tree mortality – which is most observable in spruce-fir and lodgepole pine forests impacted by bark beetles [...] [...]
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
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The Blue Foundation is offering a total of $10,500 in scholarships this year to members of the credit union. Five scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded to current high school seniors that are members of Blue Federal Credit Union. The Shirley Howard Blue Foundation Scholarship of $500 will also be awarded to a student [...] [...]
Fri, Feb 10, 2017
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Have you always wanted to learn about the wildflowers of Colorado and about native landscaping? If so, consider taking the Native Plant Master course offered through Colorado State University Extension in Larimer County. We are accepting applications for the 2017 courses. This is a fun way to spend three mornings in an “outdoor classroom” along [...] [...]
Wed, Feb 08, 2017
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Home heating is a saving grace this time of year. But for as much comfort as it provides, it also exposes us to certain safety hazards. According to the American Red Cross, home heating is one of the leading causes of house fires in the U.S. With the cold and snow we've already experienced this [...] [...]
Fri, Feb 03, 2017
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Applications to participate in the limited pronghorn doe hunt at Soapstone Prairie are due February 28. The pronghorn hunt, held in late 2017, provides a recreational opportunity, assists Colorado Parks and Wildlife with managing the pronghorn population and supports Soapstone Prairie's management plan. The pronghorn doe hunt is held in cooperation with a similar hunting [...] [...]
Thu, Feb 02, 2017
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Eighty years ago Bob Kissell left his birthplace in Kansas and came west to Colorado in search of a better life. “It was all dust and no jobs back there,” said Kissell, who turns 100 on Feb. 21. As a young man in Colorado, he turned to farming and a series of odd jobs until [...] [...]
Wed, Feb 01, 2017
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Editor: I have been a resident of LaPorte since 1976, and have always appreciated the rural, agricultural nature of our small community. As many of you know, Loveland Ready Mix bought the farmland just east of Kintzley Plaza and apartments, across from the Planetarium, for a gravel mining pit and cement batch plant. There will [...] [...]
Wed, Feb 01, 2017
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Lisa Batchelder Stevenson Wilson was born Aug. 20, 1960, in Natick, Mass., and moved with her family to Laramie as a child. She graduated from Laramie High School in 1978, and after traveling to California and New Mexico, eventually settled in Fort Collins with her loving husband, Donald Wilson. She died Jan. 13, 2017. She [...] [...]
Wed, Feb 01, 2017
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The premier constellation of the winter heavens is almost certainly the mighty Orion which currently glistens above the southern horizon in this month's early evening Colorado sky. Aside from the Big Dipper, the Southern Cross, and perhaps the springtime constellation of Scorpius, Orion is the most prominent and best known of all the constellations, and [...] [...]
Wed, Feb 01, 2017
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As part of its 2016 Do Gooders Unite campaign, Blue Federal Credit Union pledged to donate $10,000 to downtown Wellington and $20,000 to downtown Fort Collins when it reached its goal of 300 new checking accounts. With the help of local community members, Blue achieved that goal at the end of 2016. Through the Blue [...] [...]
Fri, Jan 27, 2017
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