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city (1990 pop. 60,536), seat of Weld co., N Colo., at the base of the Front Range of the Rocky Mts.; inc. 1885. It is a rail and trade center for a rich irrigated farm area. There is meatpacking and other food processing and the manufacture of bridges, apparel, chemicals, and software. Greeley was founded (1870) by Horace GreeleyGreeley, Horace,
1811–72, American newspaper editor, founder of the New York Tribune, b. Amherst, N.H. Early Life

His irregular schooling, ending at 15, was followed by a four-year apprenticeship (1826–30) on a country weekly at East Poultney, Vt.
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 through his agent, Nathan C. Meeker, as a cooperative farm and temperance colony. Meeker was killed in the Ute uprising of 1879; his home is a museum. The city is the site of the Univ. of Northern Colorado and has a symphony orchestra, a theater, and an art gallery. Greeley also holds an annual rodeo.
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Over the course of a career that generated a staggering 72 nonfiction books and 66 novels, Greeley became the voice of the liberal American Catholicism of his generation--critical, but deeply loyal.
Long passionate about exploring the solar system and Mars in particular, Greeley was involved with many missions to the Red Planet, including Mariners 6, 7, and 9, Viking, Mars Pathfinder, Mars Global Surveyor, and the two Mars Exploration Rovers.
What you are seeing is a flight to safety by consumers and an opportunity for credit unions as we develop new relationships," commented Terry Leis, president/CEO of the $860 million Credit Union of Colorado in Denver; CU of Colorado's Greeley branch early on opened 21 accounts from former New Frontier customers.
Revitte has bought three central Greeley buildings in the past 14 years, including the 2007 "pretty expensive impulse purchase" for $250,000 of the Orr Building at 826 Ninth St.
Community physicians complain their former friends have turned against them and are now advocating positions that are occasionally at odds with private practice, Greeley says.
Greeley opens with a quick tour of the Church's reactionary political alignments since the French Revolution, which often centered on the papacy's attempt to reclaim its social and political authority in Europe.
Sociologist (and Catholic priest, best-selling novelist, essayist, and public figure) Andrew Greeley has been interpreting the Council's effect on American Catholicism for much of the last forty years.
The Greeley Tribune said Front Range Energy is also considering two different potential sites in Weld County, with a final decision expected in the next two months.