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Redwood Falls Gazette
City approves much new constructionThe Redwood Falls City Council meeting on Tuesday was dominated by approvals an
City approves much new construction
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
The Redwood Falls City Council meeting on Tuesday was dominated by approvals and changes to current and upcoming construction and remodeling projects planned by city departments. Posted May. 5, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted May. 5, 2016 at 12:01 AM The... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County looking at summer roadwork spendingcontracts to do work for this summer’s regional pavement maintenance program ad
County looking at summer roadwork spending
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
contracts to do work for this summer’s regional pavement maintenance program administered by the County Engineer’s Office and recommended Council adopt them all. Heidi Swindell, spokeswoman for the Engineer’s Office, said the program has 11 total... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Lake Dallas voters set to name new council members in electionnaming a new mayor, voters will be asked to select one person each to three-yea
Lake Dallas voters set to name new council members in election
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
naming a new mayor, voters will be asked to select one person each to three-year terms on the City Council in the Place 2 and 4 seats and an unexpired term in Place 1. Place 2 and 4 incumbents, David Houdek and April Estrada, respectively, are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Preckwinkle says no way to embattled Brown's request for raiseDavis was sitting in the front row, and had just offered "We want (the museum i
Preckwinkle says no way to embattled Brown's request for raise
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Davis was sitting in the front row, and had just offered "We want (the museum in) Chicago" in his commanding baritone when the legs gave out on his chair. "I'm all right," Davis said as Emanuel helped him to his feet. Organizers offered Davis another... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta's aging forests increase risk of 'catastrophic fires': 2012 reportAlberta’s aging forest puts our communities at ever greater risk of wildfires,
Alberta's aging forests increase risk of 'catastrophic fires': 2012 report
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Alberta’s aging forest puts our communities at ever greater risk of wildfires, said the Alberta government’s expert committee on containing wildfires. In 1971, more than half of Alberta’s boreal forest was deemed to be young, with about a third... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Fire district mill levy increase gets voters' nodQuality fire protection services will continue for rural residents in a large s
Fire district mill levy increase gets voters' nod
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
Quality fire protection services will continue for rural residents in a large section of Logan County, thanks to a decision by voters in the Sterling Rural Fire Protection District. Stan Kaiser, president of the district board, said "We're just... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Shalefield StoriesAn injection well spills over wetlands in Vienna, Ohio. Courtesy of Protect Mah
Shalefield Stories
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted yesterday
An injection well spills over wetlands in Vienna, Ohio. Courtesy of Protect Mahoning Valley. When the land men came bearing gas-well leases, nearly all of Fort Worth fell under their spell. The drilling would be a boon to the city, the county, the... Read more
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The Herald News
Westport voters OK debt exclusion for $8 million police station at Town Meetingdebt-exclusion override — or temporary tax increase — for an $8 million police
Westport voters OK debt exclusion for $8 million police station at Town Meeting
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
debt-exclusion override — or temporary tax increase — for an $8 million police station on Hix Bridge Road, adjacent to the fire station there.It also approved some capital improvement costs from various funding sources to be used for the Council on... Read more
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MLive.com
DEQ removed plan for corrosion control of Flint water, leading to crisisin 2014 included corrosion controls that could have prevented the Flint water c
DEQ removed plan for corrosion control of Flint water, leading to crisis
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
in 2014 included corrosion controls that could have prevented the Flint water crisis from ever happening. But harried and short-handed water plant employees abandoned plans to add phosphates to the water after at least two state Department of... Read more
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The Advocate
St. George Fire Department looks to ask voters to renew property taxes in NovemberThe St. George Fire Department wants to renew two property taxes that go toward
St. George Fire Department looks to ask voters to renew property taxes in November
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
The St. George Fire Department wants to renew two property taxes that go toward its operations and building improvements in the southernmost part of East Baton Rouge Parish. The department’s leaders are expected to ask the Metro Council next week to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Asbestos contractors target homeless, other vulnerable peopleLast of two parts Bay City contractor Roy Bradley Sr. recruited workers at a h
Asbestos contractors target homeless, other vulnerable people
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
Last of two parts Bay City contractor Roy Bradley Sr. recruited workers at a homeless shelter and paid them cash to remove pipes wrapped in insulation made with asbestos. The workers had no training, no protective gear, no water to wet the crumbly... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Asbestos contractors target homeless, other vulnerable peopleLast of two parts Bay City contractor Roy Bradley Sr. recruited workers at a h
Asbestos contractors target homeless, other vulnerable people
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Last of two parts Bay City contractor Roy Bradley Sr. recruited workers at a homeless shelter and paid them cash to remove pipes wrapped in insulation made with asbestos. The workers had no training, no protective gear, no water to wet the crumbly... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
See what’s on the May 3 ballot in your communityby voters, the tax would last for another five years. A ten year tax levy to b
See what’s on the May 3 ballot in your community
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
by voters, the tax would last for another five years. A ten year tax levy to be used for operating, maintaining, equipping and purchasing equipment for the city’s police and fire departments. If passed, the additional tax would cost the owner of a... Read more
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The News & Observer
City says Durham Police HQ too old, unsafe to fixNews & Observer May 1, 2016 4:18 AM New police chief will start job in agin
City says Durham Police HQ too old, unsafe to fix
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
News & Observer May 1, 2016 4:18 AM New police chief will start job in aging, cramped headquarters Some have criticized $71 replacement planned for Main Street Employees say the building has no... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings, April 29supper May 14 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Proceeds from the event will go toward the b
Happenings, April 29
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
supper May 14 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Proceeds from the event will go toward the building fund. Tickets are $11 for adults and $3.50 for children 6 to 10 years old. Children 5 and under eat free. A limited number of tickets will be available at... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Tender awarded for Paris service officehas approved the awarding of a tender to Abcott Construction Ltd. to renovate t
Tender awarded for Paris service office
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
has approved the awarding of a tender to Abcott Construction Ltd. to renovate the front part of the building at 66 Grand River St. N. for $292,100. The work includes bringing back the old red-brown brick facade to go with the heritage... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Friday's letters to the editorwriting to you about your council’s decision to make the Veridian building into
Friday's letters to the editor
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 6 days ago
writing to you about your council’s decision to make the Veridian building into the new police station. I feel this is you, and the council’s, attempt to cover your extravagant overspending on your downtown improvement plan. The Belleville Fire... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Pittsfield councilors pressed to update aging fleet of fire vehiclesPITTSFIELD >> Consultants who reviewed the city Fire Department's vehicle
Pittsfield councilors pressed to update aging fleet of fire vehicles
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> Consultants who reviewed the city Fire Department's vehicle fleet described it as aging and in a "somewhat precarious" state, while strongly recommending an aggressive replacement schedule. Thomas Shard and Michael Wilbur of... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Mayday on the Carolina Queen: Sailors risk lives for $500,000 catchpowerful storm system that had already lashed the East Coast, bringing tornadoe
Mayday on the Carolina Queen: Sailors risk lives for $500,000 catch
Dundas Star News / Posted 7 days ago
powerful storm system that had already lashed the East Coast, bringing tornadoes, thunder, lightning, high winds and heavy rains, was barrelling down on them. Homes had been flattened, vehicles had been tossed like Tinkertoys and trees... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Obama responds to 'Little Miss Flint'to come to Washinton to watch Michigan Governor Rick Snyder testify before the
Obama responds to 'Little Miss Flint'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
to come to Washinton to watch Michigan Governor Rick Snyder testify before the House Oversight Committee on his state's handling of the issue. Snyder, as well as the state's Department of Environmental Quality and the federal Environmental... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
City Council to revisit Pittsfield's 2014 shift in insurance carriersPITTSFIELD >> The City Council wants an update on a Blue Cross-Blue Shiel
City Council to revisit Pittsfield's 2014 shift in insurance carriers
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> The City Council wants an update on a Blue Cross-Blue Shield health insurance contract for employees and retirees that proved controversial when it was implemented by former Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi in 2014 without input from the... Read more
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The Advocate
Council discusses code, coatsThe city received a complaint about a home on Oak Street, and the owner attende
Council discusses code, coats
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
The city received a complaint about a home on Oak Street, and the owner attended the meeting to discuss the matter with council members. A few months ago, he had a freestanding carport installed which, while located on his land, came very near the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Glen Ellyn fire chief stepping down; successor sworn inJim Bodony and his wife agreed in 2013 to put his retirement plans on hold so h
Glen Ellyn fire chief stepping down; successor sworn in
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Jim Bodony and his wife agreed in 2013 to put his retirement plans on hold so he could take the helm of the only volunteer firefighting force in DuPage County. Fast forward three years and now the couple finally is ready "to pick up where we left... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Shreveport police officer placed on leavepornography4 Northwest Louisiana men charged with child pornography Four North
Shreveport police officer placed on leave
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
pornography4 Northwest Louisiana men charged with child pornography Four Northwest Louisiana men – three from Bossier City and one from Shreveport – have been arrested in connection with child pornography investigations, Attorney General Jeff... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
4 Northwest Louisiana men charged with child pornographypornography Four Northwest Louisiana men – three from Bossier City and one fro
4 Northwest Louisiana men charged with child pornography
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
pornography Four Northwest Louisiana men – three from Bossier City and one from Shreveport – have been arrested in connection with child pornography investigations, Attorney General Jeff... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Boardman officials have news conference Wednesday on proposed land swapBOARDMAN — School district and township officials will host a joint news confer
Boardman officials have news conference Wednesday on proposed land swap
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
BOARDMAN — School district and township officials will host a joint news conference at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the township administration building to announce a possible property exchange between the Boardman School District and the township. The... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Boardman officials announce news conference on proposed land swapBOARDMAN — School district and township officials will host a join news confere
Boardman officials announce news conference on proposed land swap
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
BOARDMAN — School district and township officials will host a join news conference at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the township administration building to discuss a possible property exchange between the schools and township. The proposal involves the main... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Ripa, on 'Live,' says uproar over exiting co-host settledGrand jury indicts Johnny ManzielGrand jury indicts Johnny Manziel A Texas gra
Ripa, on 'Live,' says uproar over exiting co-host settled
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
Grand jury indicts Johnny ManzielGrand jury indicts Johnny Manziel A Texas grand jury has indicted free agent quarterback and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel on an assault charge, according to Dallas County court records. A Texas grand... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Grand jury indicts Johnny Manziel A Texas grand jury has indicted free agent quarterback and 2012 Heisman Troph
Grand jury indicts Johnny Manziel
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
A Texas grand jury has indicted free agent quarterback and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel on an assault charge, according to Dallas County court records. A Texas grand... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Dumpsters closed; Caddo Lake flood recovery ongoingas part of the cleanup efforts from last month's floods are no longer available
Dumpsters closed; Caddo Lake flood recovery ongoing
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
as part of the cleanup efforts from last month's floods are no longer available, officials announced Monday. Deep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing schoolDeep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing school Bossier Parish... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Woman 'walks' dog while driving caras part of the cleanup efforts from last month's floods are no longer available
Woman 'walks' dog while driving car
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
as part of the cleanup efforts from last month's floods are no longer available, officials announced Monday. Deep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing schoolDeep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing school Bossier Parish... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Family roller coaster scareas part of the cleanup efforts from last month's floods are no longer available
Family roller coaster scare
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
as part of the cleanup efforts from last month's floods are no longer available, officials announced Monday. Deep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing schoolDeep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing school Bossier Parish... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Deep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing school Bossier Parish school officials evacuated Carrie Martin Elementary School in
Deep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing school
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
Bossier Parish school officials evacuated Carrie Martin Elementary School in Plain Dealing after a deep fryer fire this... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
TSA finds record 73 guns in carry-ons last weekDeep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing schoolDeep fryer fire forces
TSA finds record 73 guns in carry-ons last week
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
Deep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing schoolDeep fryer fire forces evacuation at Plain Dealing school Bossier Parish school officials evacuated Carrie Martin Elementary School in Plain Dealing after a deep fryer fire this... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford Town Meeting OKs all '17 budget itemsrepresentatives overwhelmingly approved all appropriation articles before them.
Chelmsford Town Meeting OKs all '17 budget items
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
representatives overwhelmingly approved all appropriation articles before them. Among them were a $54.55 million School Department budget and $3.2 million capital budget. Precinct 7 rep Clare Jeannotte applauded the School Department for... Read more
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The Times Leader
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 9 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Bring two canned goods to local dentist this Saturday, get free dental careto host drug awareness discussion A veteran Caddo Sheriff’s narcotics investig
Bring two canned goods to local dentist this Saturday, get free dental care
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
to host drug awareness discussion A veteran Caddo Sheriff’s narcotics investigator will speak about current drug trends and the dangers of illegal drug use during a discussion that is open to the public. A veteran Caddo Sheriff’s narcotics... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
CPSO to host drug awareness discussionto host drug awareness discussion A veteran Caddo Sheriff’s narcotics investig
CPSO to host drug awareness discussion
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
to host drug awareness discussion A veteran Caddo Sheriff’s narcotics investigator will speak about current drug trends and the dangers of illegal drug use during a discussion that is open to the public. A veteran Caddo Sheriff’s narcotics... Read more
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Vail Daily
Western Eagle County rec district candidates vie for seatsCounty Metropolitan Recreation District. This is one of the larger districts in
Western Eagle County rec district candidates vie for seats
Vail Daily / Posted 10 days ago
County Metropolitan Recreation District. This is one of the larger districts in the valley, in terms of both population and geography. The district includes much of Edwards, as well as the towns of Eagle and Gypsum and the Dotsero area. Seven... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Mayor Pledges $1 Million To Deal With Gang Violence; City To Invest In Early Childhood LearningMayor Andy Berke, in his third State of the City Address delivered to a crowd o
Mayor Pledges $1 Million To Deal With Gang Violence; City To Invest In Early Childhood Learning
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
Mayor Andy Berke, in his third State of the City Address delivered to a crowd of over 650 people, spoke out strongly against the violence Chattanooga had experienced over the last two weeks and pledged that the city would do everything in its power... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Shreveport Police nab peeping tomnabbed the man allegedly peeping through the bedroom windows of a number of loc
Shreveport Police nab peeping tom
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 10 days ago
nabbed the man allegedly peeping through the bedroom windows of a number of local homes. Home heavily damaged in fire, man arrested at sceneHome heavily damaged in fire, man arrested at scene A Shreveport home is heavily damaged by fire... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jailNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a th
US seeks outside control for troubled New Orleans jail
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Justice Department asked a federal court to appoint a third party to operate the long-troubled New Orleans jail, saying new leadership is essential because the city's sheriff has for years failed to improve conditions that... Read more
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