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  • Greeley Lynching

    In 1888 Greeley experienced its only lynching. Wilbur French was a local man who wore a gun and boasted of having killed a man. He was vicious, and everyone...

    • March 1, 2014
  • Family Health Guide

      Read the latest research summaries like this on Uterine Surgery: To remove fibroid tumors, an electric device is sometimes used to cut tissue into small pieces that are...

    • March 1, 2014
  • Outlaw Country

    Virginia Dale stagecoach station in northern Colorado is a famous landmark in the West. An outlaw ran it in the 1800s.  Read the full story, page 4:

    • February 2, 2014
  • Insurance Issue

    Some health insurance plans will not pay for a doctor visit until you meet your annual deductible, which could cost thousands of dollars.  See page 9:

    • February 2, 2014
  • A Mystery in Estes Park

    A pioneer’s cabin stood at the edge of a meadow. Why did she abandon it? Read the story, page 11:

    • February 2, 2014
  • Outpatient Status Costly

    If a hospital classifies your stay as “observation,” which is outpatient status instead of inpatient, you might have to pay a lot more of the costs.   Read more,...

    • February 2, 2014
  • Ghost Towns

    Two cowboys found $4,000 in gold pieces and had “one rip-snortin’ good time in Laramie.”   Read more, page 12:  

    • February 1, 2014
  • Estate Planning

    Can a do-it-yourself Will work for you? Read about why a DIY will may not be the best idea.  Page 7:

    • February 1, 2014
  • Loveland Settlers

    In 1870 David Barnes homesteaded what became Loveland, Colorado near Rocky Mountain National Park—when there was “nothing in sight but prairie dogs, rattlesnakes, and hoot owls.”   Read the...

    • January 2, 2014
  • Knee and Hip Surgery

    Is your hospital among the best or worst for these surgeries? A government survey rates providers.   Read the story, page 4:  

    • January 2, 2014