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Wilson County News
Remembering the Homemaking Cottage and Miss EmilyFebruary 10, 2016 23 views Post a commentI loved my high school years. In fact,
Remembering the Homemaking Cottage and Miss Emily
Wilson County News / Posted 13 hours ago
February 10, 2016 23 views Post a commentI loved my high school years. In fact, I loved school since first grade, except for the first day. In high school, Home Economics was my favorite subject. And I loved being a member of the Future Homemakers of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Strip Searches, Maggots, & MORE! 15 Of Teresa’s Prison Secrets ExposedGiudice, 43, had her own security while in prison, though she didn’t pay for th
Strip Searches, Maggots, & MORE! 15 Of Teresa’s Prison Secrets Exposed
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
Giudice, 43, had her own security while in prison, though she didn’t pay for the detail. “I didn’t hire anyone to be my body guard,” she said. “When I got here, though, this towering Big Bertha type told me on the sly that she would look out for me.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Playing Sonics ‘what if’: Watching Thunder-Warriors game both stirring and disconcertingOAKLAND, Calif. — During a brief pause in the national anthem Saturday night at
Playing Sonics ‘what if’: Watching Thunder-Warriors game both stirring and disconcerting
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
OAKLAND, Calif. — During a brief pause in the national anthem Saturday night at Oracle Arena, a voice from the rafters could be heard faintly: “Super…” It was a futile attempt at starting a SuperSonics chant, the word fading quickly into oblivion,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A new low point for state governanceWASHINGTON state deserves more thoughtful and dignified leadership than what’s
A new low point for state governance
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON state deserves more thoughtful and dignified leadership than what’s been on display in Olympia lately. The one-two loss of state department heads on Friday and Saturday in a surge of partisanship and pique marks a new low point for state... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Jane Eyre at Nottingham's Theatre RoyalNews editor Jade Beecroft was at the opening night of . Here's her review of th
Jane Eyre at Nottingham's Theatre Royal
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
News editor Jade Beecroft was at the opening night of . Here's her review of the performance "Reader I married him". Four simple words that send a tremble down the spine of anyone who has devoured Bronte's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton releases initial report on fire that killed Patrick...In the 43 days since an arson fire killed Hamilton firefighter Patrick Wolterma
Hamilton releases initial report on fire that killed Patrick...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
In the 43 days since an arson fire killed Hamilton firefighter Patrick Wolterman, local and state agencies say they have been working non-stop to find the person or person responsible for setting the blaze at the Pater Avenue home. Investigators... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Kansas City teacher astonishes with $2 million gift to JesuitsEven people who knew Anna Kurzweil well wouldn’t have guessed she was a million
Kansas City teacher astonishes with $2 million gift to Jesuits
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
Even people who knew Anna Kurzweil well wouldn’t have guessed she was a millionaire. She grew up on a farm outside of Kansas City, the youngest of eight children, and entered the convent for a few years but spent most of her life as a schoolteacher.... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
African heritageMore than 50 years ago Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream of equality and
African heritage
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
More than 50 years ago Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream of equality and brotherhood. Although his speech was made in Washington, his message spread beyond the borders of the United States to the world. He talked about coming together and... Read more
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BC Local News
African heritageMore than 50 years ago Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream of equality and
African heritage
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
More than 50 years ago Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream of equality and brotherhood. Although his speech was made in Washington, his message spread beyond the borders of the United States to the world. He talked about coming together and... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
What's next for DOT after Secretary is Ousted?BELLEVUE, Wash. – Now that Washington’s Department of Transportation Secretary
What's next for DOT after Secretary is Ousted?
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
BELLEVUE, Wash. – Now that Washington’s Department of Transportation Secretary has been fired by state Republicans, many are wondering what’s next for the Department of Transportation projects that are already planned – specifically the I-405 toll... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
TCAPS School Board Narrows Down Alternative Budget SolutionsTraverse City Area Public Schools is closer to making a decision on whether to
TCAPS School Board Narrows Down Alternative Budget Solutions
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 days ago
Traverse City Area Public Schools is closer to making a decision on whether to close three schools or find another way to fix the budget. This month the school board is narrowing down their alternatives before making a decision. Last year, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swazuri Urges Waitiki Land Beneficiaries to Collect TitlesMajority of Waitiki land beneficiaries are yet to collect their leasehold title
Swazuri Urges Waitiki Land Beneficiaries to Collect Titles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Majority of Waitiki land beneficiaries are yet to collect their leasehold titles a month after President Uhuru Kenyatta moved in to regularise its ownership. Only 1,400 out of the 5,007 squatters have collected the documents having paid a total of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
A look back at the ‘Sugar Bush Murders’ In the hills around Montpelier, murder is quite unusual � a double murder is
A look back at the ‘Sugar Bush Murders’
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
In the hills around Montpelier, murder is quite unusual � a double murder is rarer still. But what made folks scratch their heads in wonder after the �Sugar Bush Murders� was the two women who arrived in town... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Kids were like icing on the cake in TampicoReagan’s birthplace at 119 Main St. was home to an open house celebrating the f
Kids were like icing on the cake in Tampico
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Reagan’s birthplace at 119 Main St. was home to an open house celebrating the former president’s birthday, and among the visitors were four Tampico Elementary School students who were lucky enough to have their names pulled from a hat by Santa Claus... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Mae WeaverMae Alice Leonard Weaver, 91, of Ruff Leonard Road, died Friday, Feb. 2016, at
Mae Weaver
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Mae Alice Leonard Weaver, 91, of Ruff Leonard Road, died Friday, Feb. 2016, at the home of her daughter. A funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at Piedmont Funeral Home Chapel conducted by the Revs. Jerry Williams and Tommy... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Book ’em: Fans come to aid of Seattle Mystery BookshopThe phrase “nine lives” comes to mind when I think of Seattle Mystery Bookshop.
Book ’em: Fans come to aid of Seattle Mystery Bookshop
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
The phrase “nine lives” comes to mind when I think of Seattle Mystery Bookshop. This bookstore, on street level at 117 Cherry St. between Seattle’s First and Second avenues, has been attracting mystery authors and crime-fiction fans since it opened... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Washington Senate votes to fire transportation secretaryThe Washington State Senate voted not to confirm Transportation Secretary Lynn
Washington Senate votes to fire transportation secretary
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
The Washington State Senate voted not to confirm Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson on Friday, effectively firing her. Sen. Curtis King (R-Yakima) initiated the vote. He had worked with Peterson on the transportation package in 2015. Some... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: First man executed in Lehigh CountyIt should come as no surprise that the details of the death of Bertha May Johns
History's Headlines: First man executed in Lehigh County
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
It should come as no surprise that the details of the death of Bertha May Johnson by her father Harry F. Johnson in 1894 seem like something that could have been reported last week. His execution, the first in Lehigh County, also makes it a matter of... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Samuel R. ‘Bob’ McKimBorn Oct. 8, 1935, in Wayne Township, Mifflin County, he was a son of the late
Samuel R. ‘Bob’ McKim
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Born Oct. 8, 1935, in Wayne Township, Mifflin County, he was a son of the late Samuel R. and Isabel M. (Blake) McKim. He was married to the former Florence B. Wili on Aug. 15, 1996. She preceded him in death on March 8, 2001. He then married the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: Lehigh's first executionIt should come as no surprise that the details of the death of Bertha May Johns
History's Headlines: Lehigh's first execution
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
It should come as no surprise that the details of the death of Bertha May Johnson by her father Harry F. Johnson in 1894 seem like something that could have been reported last week. His execution, the first in Lehigh County, also makes it a matter of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Soil heaves while Bertha sits; experts check building foundations“Some of the Alaskan Way Viaduct columns and buildings show similar movement,”
Soil heaves while Bertha sits; experts check building foundations
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
“Some of the Alaskan Way Viaduct columns and buildings show similar movement,” says an update Friday by the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). However, structural experts found no damage to building foundations, said Dave Sowers,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cute video of baby INSTANTLY falling asleep when dad plays lullabyDoes he do home visits? Video of baby INSTANTLY falling asleep when hunky piani
Cute video of baby INSTANTLY falling asleep when dad plays lullaby
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Does he do home visits? Video of baby INSTANTLY falling asleep when hunky pianist dad begins playing lullaby is sweetest thing you will watch today David Motola, played the piano for his 5-month-old son, Samuel The baby had an ear infection and... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Lola I. WebbLola was born Oct. 1, 1917, in Little York, the daughter of Albert and Bertha M
Lola I. Webb
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Lola was born Oct. 1, 1917, in Little York, the daughter of Albert and Bertha Miller Heintz. She married Ralph K. Webb on June 1, 1940. Ralph passed away in March of 1994. Lola was a devoted wife and mother. She raised her children in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Msgr. George Brennan of Orchard Park, N.Y., died Jan. 31, 2016. He was the son of the late George a
Msgr. George Brennan
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
of Orchard Park, N.Y., died Jan. 31, 2016. He was the son of the late George and Bertha Walter Brennan; brother of the late Eugene, Mary, Monica, Ruth and Patricia Brennan; cherished uncle of Denise (Shaun) McKenzie and David... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Thursday Night ScoreboardHere are Thursday's results from across KELOLAND. Fort Wayne 95 vs. USD 82 Wo
Thursday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 6 days ago
Here are Thursday's results from across KELOLAND. Fort Wayne 95 vs. USD 82 Women's Basketball SDSU 65 vs. Omaha 47 College Wrestling St. Cloud State 41 vs. SMSU 3 MSU-Moorhead 32 vs. Northern State 8 DWU 27 vs. St. Olaf 21 High School... Read more
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NBC News
Clinton Gains Support From 170 African American Women LeadersHillary Clinton, looking ahead to the South Carolina primary, is strategically
Clinton Gains Support From 170 African American Women Leaders
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Hillary Clinton, looking ahead to the South Carolina primary, is strategically mobilizing black voters during a critical stretch in the 2016 presidential campaign. The Clinton campaign announced Wednesday that more than 170 prominent African... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mary McPartlan - From Mountain To Mountain: a multilayered gem The delight in passing on songs by one singer to another is writ large in thi
Mary McPartlan - From Mountain To Mountain: a multilayered gem
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
The delight in passing on songs by one singer to another is writ large in this immensely imaginative collection. Mary McPartlan used her Fulbright scholarship to mine the rich seam that... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Building permitsCity of Columbus ■ RMI; 2526 Main Street; Remodeling; RMI/Chris Chain ■ First
Building permits
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
City of Columbus ■ RMI; 2526 Main Street; Remodeling; RMI/Chris Chain ■ First Presbyterian Church; 3200 Bluecutt Road; Interior Renovation; Jed Davis Construction ■ Garrick Killingsworth; 112 Dowdle Street; Alterations; Owner ■ Bertha Lee... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Bertha Alicia Lomas, 50, of Decatur, died Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Decatur. Funeral is 2 p.m. S
Bertha Alicia Lomas
Wise County Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
, 50, of Decatur, died Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Decatur. Funeral is 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at Chancellor and Jones Family Funeral Home in Decatur with burial at Sycamore Cemetery. Mrs. Lomas was born July 12, 1965, in Mexico... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Pat's View: Mole Invasion This year’s presidential campaign began with more characters than a Dickens’s
Pat's View: Mole Invasion
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
This year’s presidential campaign began with more characters than a Dickens’s novel. Yet, amidst all the debate, rhetoric and blather, not one aspirant so far has said a single word about the terrorism happening in our own... Read more
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Philly.com
PHL chief Gale named Fort Lauderdale airport directorMayor Kenney has named Chellie Cameron, who was Gale's No. 2 and the airport's
PHL chief Gale named Fort Lauderdale airport director
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Mayor Kenney has named Chellie Cameron, who was Gale's No. 2 and the airport's chief operating officer, to be Philadelphia airport CEO. In an editorial last week,the South Florida Sun-Sentinel said that Gale "may well be the best choice for the top... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
2 Mexican doctors accused in $5M claims fraud against AflacTwo Mexican doctors are accused of submitting more than 50,000 bogus claims to
2 Mexican doctors accused in $5M claims fraud against Aflac
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
Two Mexican doctors are accused of submitting more than 50,000 bogus claims to a U.S. insurance company in a $5 million benefits scam. Federal prosecutors in Texas says fraudulent claims were faxed to Georgia-based Aflac Inc. between 2001 and 2010.... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Fred A. Weuve, Jr., 99Memorial services will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2016, at Memorial
Fred A. Weuve, Jr., 99
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 7 days ago
Memorial services will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2016, at Memorial Lutheran Church in Nevada, with Pastor Bob Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in the Nevada Municipal Cemetery. Memorial visitation will be held at the church on... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Olive L. Piggott, 98, of Parkersburg, passed away February 1, 2016, at the Ohio Valley Health C
Olive L. Piggott
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
, 98, of Parkersburg, passed away February 1, 2016, at the Ohio Valley Health Care Center. She was born in Ritchie County, W.Va., the daugher of the late Harvey and Indiana Morton Nelson. Olive enjoyed gardening, canning, working in... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tuesday Night ScoreboardHere are Tuesday's results from across KELOLAND. Augustana 13 vs. BYU-Hawaii 5
Tuesday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 8 days ago
Here are Tuesday's results from across KELOLAND. Augustana 13 vs. BYU-Hawaii 5 (5 Innings) Augustana 6 vs. BYU-Hawaii 1 High School Basketball BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 53, Watertown 43 Groton Area 51, Langford 36 Highmore-Harrold 73,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
ROBERT CARPENTERHe was born October 7, 1926 in Shadyside, OH, the son of the late Robert E. and
ROBERT CARPENTER
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
He was born October 7, 1926 in Shadyside, OH, the son of the late Robert E. and Bertha L. Perkins Carpenter. He was a WWII Navy veteran; a retired electrician from Tri State Electric; a member of Cedar Avenue Church of Christ, VFW Post 437, Earl... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Loretta Tescher, age 86, of Beach, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Knife River
Loretta Tescher
Minot Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
, age 86, of Beach, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Knife River Care Center in Beulah. Mom was born Oct. 19, 1929, to Math and Bertha (Koch) Brown in Beach. She grew up on a ranch 22 miles northeast of Sen- tinel... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
For the record: Divorces granted in Shelby CountyLarry Bond from Ruby Bond Thomas Brooks from Audrey Brooks Terrence Crawford
For the record: Divorces granted in Shelby County
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
Larry Bond from Ruby Bond Thomas Brooks from Audrey Brooks Terrence Crawford from Shavon Siggers-Crawford Monique Pousson from Michael King Timothy Teel from Cheryl Teel Jonathan Lancaster from Marisa Lancaster Christopher Gillis from Tabitha... Read more
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Daily Journal
Millville police calls for Feb. 1Miguel A. Torres, 28, of North 6th Street was arrested Thursday on a $250 North
Millville police calls for Feb. 1
Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Miguel A. Torres, 28, of North 6th Street was arrested Thursday on a $250 Northfield court warrant. He was released on his own recognizance. Michelle Teems, 27, of East Main Street was arrested Thursday night on a theft charge from May 3,... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Bertha E. Snow, 97, passed away on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, of natural causes at Northern Monta
Bertha E. Snow
Havre Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
, 97, passed away on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, of natural causes at Northern Montana Care Center. Wake services began at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at Mission Rec Center in Hays. Rosary services will be at 7 p.m. tonight, Monday,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Harriet Malkin died on Jan. 28UPPER SADDLE RIVER - Harriet B. Malkin died on Jan. 28. She worked as an edito
Harriet Malkin died on Jan. 28
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
UPPER SADDLE RIVER - Harriet B. Malkin died on Jan. 28. She worked as an editor of college textbooks at McGraw-Hill and Company and as a television and movie extra in later years. She was the wife of Barry S. Malkin; mother of Leo R. Malkin; sister... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
NORMA McELROY 1939-2016 Published: February 1, 2016 11:00 AM CALDWELL -- Norma J. "Jeanie" McElr
NORMA McELROY 1939
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
-2016 Published: February 1, 2016 11:00 AM CALDWELL -- Norma J. "Jeanie" McElroy, 77, of Ava, went to be with her Lord Saturday (Jan. 30, 2016) at the Southeastern Med, Cambridge, surrounded by her loving family, after a brief... Read more
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The Alpena News
JUNE ELLA OLIVERJune Ella Howay was born in Alpena on April 1, 1941, to the late Zeno (Barney)
JUNE ELLA OLIVER
The Alpena News / Posted 11 days ago
June Ella Howay was born in Alpena on April 1, 1941, to the late Zeno (Barney) and Rosemond (McGregor) Howay. On June 27, 1959, she married Richard Oliver. June engaged in farming her entire life. She was a member of Michigan Milk Producers... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
John ‘Jack’ CoonsFonda, NY- John "Jack" Coons, 87, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 2
John ‘Jack’ Coons
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Fonda, NY- John "Jack" Coons, 87, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at his home on Kane Road, Fonda. Born December 21, 1928 in Palatine, New York he was the son of William and Ruth Hettrick Coons. One of 9 children, he grew up on... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Friday Night ScoreboardHere are Friday's results from across KELOLAND. Women's Basketball Northern S
Friday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 12 days ago
Here are Friday's results from across KELOLAND. Women's Basketball Northern State 74 vs. MSU-Mankato 61 USF 82 vs. Minnesota-Duluth 53 St. Cloud State 78 vs. SMSU 53 Black Hills State 67 vs. Colorado Christian 65 College Wrestling SDSU 22 vs.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Legal Vt. pot takes big step, significant hurdles remainVermont's Legislature took a novel step Friday as it blazes a legislative path
Legal Vt. pot takes big step, significant hurdles remain
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
Vermont's Legislature took a novel step Friday as it blazes a legislative path to marijuana legalization. The state Senate Judiciary Committee voted 4-1 in favor of a bill legalizing possession of pot and sales by licensed shops. "The way we have... Read more
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The Columbian
State rejects sinkhole report, wants more facts before Bertha can dig againThe state says it’s not satisfied with answers coming from Highway 99 tunnel co
State rejects sinkhole report, wants more facts before Bertha can dig again
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
The state says it’s not satisfied with answers coming from Highway 99 tunnel contractors about why a sinkhole suddenly formed along the waterfront this month. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) requested more information... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Spoon River College trustees hear developments at January meeting Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 9:45 AM CANTON — A number of positive developments a
Spoon River College trustees hear developments at January meeting
McDonough County Voice / Posted 12 days ago
Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 9:45 AM CANTON — A number of positive developments at Spoon Rover College were discussed Wednesday during the regular January meeting of the SRC Board of... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Stork Report: New arrivalsDec. 26: Born to Nick and Tawny Phillips of Lumby, B.C., a boy, 7 lbs. 10 oz.,
Stork Report: New arrivals
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 12 days ago
Dec. 26: Born to Nick and Tawny Phillips of Lumby, B.C., a boy, 7 lbs. 10 oz., named Murphy Wilder. A grandson for Allan and Margaret Phillips of Lumby; Jay and Stacey Cox of Vernon, B.C.; Serge and Sue Viret of Lumby. A great-grandson for Mildred... Read more
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BC Local News
Stork Report: New arrivalsDec. 26: Born to Nick and Tawny Phillips of Lumby, B.C., a boy, 7 lbs. 10 oz.,
Stork Report: New arrivals
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
Dec. 26: Born to Nick and Tawny Phillips of Lumby, B.C., a boy, 7 lbs. 10 oz., named Murphy Wilder. A grandson for Allan and Margaret Phillips of Lumby; Jay and Stacey Cox of Vernon, B.C.; Serge and Sue Viret of Lumby. A great-grandson for Mildred... Read more
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