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Fort Lupton City Council eyes rec center expansion

Fort Lupton City Council approved two parts to a proposal to expand the city's recreation center during a regular meeting May 17. The first was an eight-member, ad hoc committee to design the … more

96-year sentence for man who shot Fort Lupton police officer

GREELEY -- The man who shot a Fort Lupton Police Department sergeant two years ago drew a 96-year prison sentence. Weld County District Court Judge Vincente Vigil pronounced sentence for … more

Fort Lupton football program may be on the chopping block

The Weld Re-8 board of education pointed its budget eyes toward the Fort Lupton High School athletic program during a May 12 workshop. The area of specific interest was the Bluedevils' football … more

Fort Lupton's Chavez aims for college ball

AURORA -- Fort Lupton's senior catcher Zavian Chavez stood in the wind alongside his team's dugout after a 12-6 loss at Aurora Central High School May 11.He's one of seven seniors .. Isaac Rodriguez, … more

Fort Lupton teacher honored after 31 years in the school district

For 31 years, Angeles Navarro taught many generations of students in the Weld Re-8 School District from elementary to high school.  Navarro migrated from Guanajuato, Mexico to Fort Lupton and … more

Girls soccer: Despite the obstacles, Fort Lupton's Garcia is ready for the next step

 For many high-school athletes, there are many obstacles that can stand in the way of playing any sport at the next level -- not getting enough exposure to college scouts, season-ending … more

SLIDES: History comes alive at Fort Lupton's South Platte Historic Park

The time to recreate and re-enact history was May 7 at the 16th annual Fort Lupton Heritage Fair at the South Platte Valley Historical Park. The event was a historical timeline with re-enactor camps … more

Ballet Folklorico at Fort Lupton library

Weld Re-8 school district students performed Ballet Folklorico at the Fort Lupton Library on April 29. The students were from elementary, middle school, and high school. The Ballet Folklorico … more

Fort Lupton council approves summer watering restrictions

                Fort Lupton City Council unanimously authorized watering restrictions that begin June … more

Fort Lupton council suspends last marijuana license hearing

                Centaurus Farms, the last of the four potential marijuana business licensees in Fort Lupton, will have to … more

Fort Lupton entertaining watering restrictions

The city of Fort Lupton is considering watering restrictions this summer. Public Works Director Roy Vestal made the announcement during a City Council study session April 26. Council did not … more

Fort Lupton has openings in sports programs

Looking for something athletic to do, either for yourself or for your kids. The Fort Lupton Recreation Department has some ideas. Sports leagues The city is looking for lower-E (beginner) and … more

Fort Lupton splash pad moving toward 2023 opening

                If all goes well, groundbreaking for Fort Lupton’s new splash pad could come as soon as the spring of … more

Weld County deputies arrest longstanding fugitive

GREELEY -- Weld County sheriff's deputies and strike team investigators arrested a Fort Lupton who's been on the run since March 2. Colton Thompson, 34, remained in the Weld County Jail April 11 … more

Fort Lupton council OKs first three marijuana licenses

Fort Lupton City Council, acting as the city's marijuana licensing authority, approved three retail business licenses by unanimous vote April 5. The three are 1310 Factory Circle, 1330 Factory … more

Local business worried about impacts of marijuana businesses in Fort Lupton

Mike and Amy Mericle own an RV business on Factory circle in Fort Lupton. They are concerned about potential impacts of two of their new neighbors, which happen to be two of four marijuana … more

Fort Lupton's marijuana licensing process begins

Three of the four proposed retail/medical marijuana businesses will have to wait until Tuesday, April 5, to see what their next steps will be. The three -- 1310 Factory Circle, High Plains … more

GOP candidates agree 2020 vote fair

Colorado’s 2020 election, or at least the vote tally in Weld County, accurately reflects voter intent, according to the Republican candidates for Colorado’s new 8th Congressional District. “The … more

Wrestling: Giving back to the sport, to the community

Editor’s note: Mead’s Renata Means beat Fort Lupton’s Lashya Tijerina in a unified wrestling match at the state girls meet at Ball Arena last month. But as the saying goes, … more
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