On this day in the Civil War, Confederate Fort Morgan falls to Federal troops.
The Union now controls Mobile Bay and closes one of the last major ports used for Southern blockade running. 8 more words
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — Fort Morgan officials say there is nothing to suggest that a gunman who wounded a shopper while robbing a store run by African refugees targeted any specific population. 117 more words
MORGAN COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Crews struggled to retrieve the body of kayaker in the South Platte River in Morgan County on Saturday.
The sheriff says it’s now a recovery effort and no longer a rescue. 51 more words
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (CBS4)– Authorities searched for a missing kayaker at Jean Tool State Wildlife Area in Morgan County.
The search area is less than a mile north of Interstate 76 almost exactly between Fort Morgan and Brush. 38 more words
FORT MORGAN, Colo. (AP) — For the last decade, Somali refugees have flocked to this conservative farm town on Colorado’s eastern plains. They’ve started a small halal mini-market and a restaurant, sent their children to the schools and worked at a meat processing plant. 934 more words