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3 deputies off the job after suspect punched in head

Nov. 14, 2019 11:18 AM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Three Colorado sheriff’s deputies are no longer on the job after one of them punched a teenage suspect in the back of the head. Weld County Sheriff Steve Reams announced the moves Wednesday and released a video of the Oct. 18 incident. It shows the suspect resisting an order to...

Northern Colorado routs Div. III Colorado College, 104-38

Nov. 13, 2019 12:16 AM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Bodie Hume and Matt Johnson each scored 21 points and led five players into double-figure scoring as Northern Colorado routed Division III Colorado College, 104, 38 on Tuesday night. Colorado College trailed by 20 points at halftime, 48-28, but managed just 10 points after...

Montana State runs over Northern Colorado 45-14

Nov. 9, 2019 5:39 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Troy Andersen threw for a touchdown and ran for another, Callahan O'Reilly had a 73-yard touchdown run and Montana State pounded Northern Colorado 45-14 on Saturday. O'Reilly's burst up the middle early in the third quarter, his only carry of the game, to put an exclamation mark on...

Hume's career high send N. Colorado past Incarnate Word

Nov. 9, 2019 12:43 AM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Bodie Hume scored a career-high 25-points and Trent Harris scored 20 and Northern Colorado beat Incarnate Word 83-61 on Friday night. After Vincent Miszkiewicz's jumper brought the Cardinals within 27-26 with 7:14 left before intermission, Northern Colorado (1-1) outscored IW 22-8 and...

Hoffman with 221 yards, Portland St. beats N. Colorado 38-30

Oct. 19, 2019 7:46 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Sirgeo Hoffman ran for a career-high 221 yards with two touchdowns as Portland State ran up an early lead to beat Northern Colorado 38-30 on Saturday. Davis Alexander threw for 170 yards and a score and ran for another touchdown for the Vikings (5-3, 3-1 Big Sky Conference). Malik...

Police: Northern Colorado student tried to bite officer

Oct. 14, 2019 5:59 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a University of Northern Colorado student was arrested for trying to bite a Greeley police officer in the groin. The Greeley Tribune reports 19-year-old James Adam Pike was arrested Oct. 5 on suspicion of one count of criminal attempt to commit second-degree assault....

Former contractor gets 20 years in prison for stealing $150K

Oct. 14, 2019 5:57 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A former contractor has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for stealing about $150,000 from more than a dozen clients in northern Colorado. Jamie Bock, who was convicted in August of nine counts of theft, was sentenced Thursday. Prosecutors say the 46-year-old collected money from...

Colorado attorney general approves sale of state hospital

Oct. 4, 2019 3:31 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado attorney general's office has approved the sale of a state hospital and cleared up some questions addressing a potential risk of assets or services leaving the state. The Greeley Tribune reported Thursday that state Attorney General Phil Weiser concluded the $285 million...

Man enters plea in storm crash that killed Colorado trooper

Oct. 3, 2019 12:23 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A man whose car struck and killed a Colorado State Patrol trooper during a March blizzard has pleaded guilty to a felony charge. KMGH-TV reports that 58-year-old John G. Carpenter of Centennial entered the plea to a charge of failure to exercise due care when approaching a stationary...

Raybon's FG caps N. Colorado's 27-24 comeback win over Idaho

Sep. 28, 2019 6:40 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Jace Bobo's interception helped set up Ben Raybon's 32-yard field goal with 4:06 remaining and Northern Colorado beat Idaho 27-24 on Saturday in the Big Sky Conference opener for both teams. Northern Colorado (1-4, 1-0) trailed 24-10 with 10:32 left in the third quarter. Jacob Knipp...