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Poudre School District pleased with CSAP scores

Poudre School District logged some respectable gains in Colorado Student Assessment Program performance in 2011 testing. Third-graders throughout the district improved nicely in reading, going from 81 percent proficient in 2010 to 84 percent in […]

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Letter: Dogs and dog days of summer

I was disappointed to read in last month’s NFN that “Sixty volunteers washed 106 dogs” & only raised $1,200. That averages only $11 per dog washed. For a “good cause,” that’s bad! Surely it should […]

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Letter: Corn can kill

Ruminants can digest high carbohydrate foods, i.e. corn, but under some fairly common conditions a meal of corn will kill them. I suggest a web search for “grain overload,” the common term, or “carbohydrate engorgement,” […]

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SunDaze shines on Bellvue Saturday

Bellvue invites all its neighbors to celebrate the community’s 124th birthday on Saturday, Aug. 27. Bellvue SunDaze is will be from noon to 7 p.m. It will feature local music, food, a cake walks, silent […]