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Clovis News Journal
What's happening — Feb. 14Tuesday Board of County Commissioners Meeting — 9 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public L
What's happening — Feb. 14
Clovis News Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
Tuesday Board of County Commissioners Meeting — 9 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, North Annex, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-763-6016 Clovis Community College Blood Drive — 10 a.m.-2 p.m. CCC, 417 Schepps Blvd.,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Officials say consolidated fire district would have benefits Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM CRESTVIEW — Several different independent fi
Officials say consolidated fire district would have benefits
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM CRESTVIEW — Several different independent fire departments – Almarante, Blackman, Baker, Dorcas, Holt and North Okaloosa Fire Districts – serve North... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Guy announces candidacy for Dist. 5 commissioner seat Wausau native and lifelong resident James E. Guy has officially announced his
Guy announces candidacy for Dist. 5 commissioner seat
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Wausau native and lifelong resident James E. Guy has officially announced his intent to run for the Washington County Board of County Commissioners District 5 seat.Guy serves on the Washington... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Celebrating history: Things set up in courthouse February 12, 2016 This undated photo shows the Boone Building at 1st Street
Celebrating history: Things set up in courthouse
Havre Daily News / Posted yesterday
February 12, 2016 This undated photo shows the Boone Building at 1st Street and 3rd Avenue in downtown Havre. The newspapers 100 years ago this week announced that it was very cold. However, that... Read more
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First Coast News
Clay County updates Oakleaf traffic planCLAY COUNTY, Fla. --- The plan for traffic in the area of Oakleaf Planation was
Clay County updates Oakleaf traffic plan
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
CLAY COUNTY, Fla. --- The plan for traffic in the area of Oakleaf Planation was updated this week, according to the Clay County Board of County Commissioners. From February 15-19, southbound traffic will be detoured to Merchants Way/Argyle Forest... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
County drafts homeless camp ordinancePORT ORCHARD — Kitsap County's homeless population has increased 30 percent in
County drafts homeless camp ordinance
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
PORT ORCHARD — Kitsap County's homeless population has increased 30 percent in the past year, going to about 650 from 500 people, sparking an emergency ordinance for temporary homeless camps on religious and nonprofit property. "The reality is we... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
What's happening — Feb. 12Saturday Spring Festival — 10 a.m.-noon Clovis Head Start, 901 Martin Luther
What's happening — Feb. 12
Clovis News Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Saturday Spring Festival — 10 a.m.-noon Clovis Head Start, 901 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Clovis. Information: 575-763-6443 Tuesday Board of County Commissioners Meeting — 9 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, North Annex, 701 N. Main St.,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Branding Morgan County with signsMorgan County took a step this week toward a comprehensive plan that would make
Branding Morgan County with signs
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
Morgan County took a step this week toward a comprehensive plan that would make it easier for tourists to find main attractions in the county. The Morgan County Board of County Commissioners approved a bid award at its meeting this week for a... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Residents want more say about where charter schools are built in CollierDuring a community meeting, residents of Golden Gate Estates protested a charte
Residents want more say about where charter schools are built in Collier
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
During a community meeting, residents of Golden Gate Estates protested a charter school they say is going be built in the wrong place. But their frustration was not over the noise the school might bring, or the possible traffic jams — but over what... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
What's happening — Feb. 11Today Melrose City Meeting — 4:30 p.m. City Clerk Office, 105 E. Avenue B., Me
What's happening — Feb. 11
Clovis News Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Today Melrose City Meeting — 4:30 p.m. City Clerk Office, 105 E. Avenue B., Melrose. Information: 575-253-4274 Saturday Spring Festival — 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Clovis Head Start, 901 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Fremont County Tourism Council: Tourism in Fremont County had record-breaking numbers in 2015Tourism in Fremont County produced record-breaking numbers in 2015, both econom
Fremont County Tourism Council: Tourism in Fremont County had record-breaking numbers in 2015
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Tourism in Fremont County produced record-breaking numbers in 2015, both economically and in visitation. Steve Kaverman. chairman of the Fremont County Tourism Council, presented an annual report to the Fremont County Board of County Commissioners... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concernCaptain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday a
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concern
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Captain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday afternoon caught no fish. But they had seen a dead dolphin float by, he said over the phone. They were on a boat somewhere near Pine Island Sound. "This is a total... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Election 2016: Althea Penny SuttonIt is with great enthusiasm that I would like to announce my candidacy for the
Election 2016: Althea Penny Sutton
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 3 days ago
It is with great enthusiasm that I would like to announce my candidacy for the office of Clerk of Court of Franklin County.For those of you that don’t know me, I was born in Carrabelle and lived in Eastpoint for most of my life. I am a 1986 graduate... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Althea Penny SuttonIt is with great enthusiasm that I would like to announce my candidacy for the
Althea Penny Sutton
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 3 days ago
It is with great enthusiasm that I would like to announce my candidacy for the office of Clerk of Court of Franklin County.For those of you that don’t know me, I was born in Carrabelle and lived in Eastpoint for most of my life. I am a 1986 graduate... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Check your precinct number before state caucusesThis year's March 1 caucuses look as though they will be more chaotic than norm
Check your precinct number before state caucuses
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 4 days ago
This year's March 1 caucuses look as though they will be more chaotic than normal. As writer Corey Hutchins explained in last week's cover story, local caucuses are neighborhood gatherings for the Republican or Democratic party faithful, where the... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
What's happening — Feb. 10Early Voting Begins — 8 a.m. City Hall, 321 N. Connelly St., Clovis. Informat
What's happening — Feb. 10
Clovis News Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Early Voting Begins — 8 a.m. City Hall, 321 N. Connelly St., Clovis. Information: 575-763-9632 EPCOG Board of Directors Meeting — 10 a.m. Eastern Plains Council Of Governments, 418 Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-762-7714 Planning and Zoning... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Same-sex marriage resolution questioned in Washington County, TNA Washington County, Tennessee commissioner is raising an issue with a controve
Same-sex marriage resolution questioned in Washington County, TN
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
A Washington County, Tennessee commissioner is raising an issue with a controversial same-sex marriage resolution. The resolution voices opposition of same-sex marriage in the state. District Three commissioner Joe Wise said the commission shouldn't... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Some Collier government services crash Friday along with computers, phone systemCollier County government offices were at a standstill Friday after the county'
Some Collier government services crash Friday along with computers, phone system
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Collier County government offices were at a standstill Friday after the county's computer and phone systems crashed late Thursday night. Employees scrambled to keep services open, posting cellphone numbers on Facebook and Twitter for paratransit... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
FROM THE COUNTY: Statement on tax hearing, fiscal watch and Tonopah hospitalOn January 26, Nye County representatives were asked to appear before the state
FROM THE COUNTY: Statement on tax hearing, fiscal watch and Tonopah hospital
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 8 days ago
On January 26, Nye County representatives were asked to appear before the state Committee on Local Government Finance (CLGF) in either Carson City or Las Vegas. We chose to appear before the majority of the committee members (5) in Carson City. Nye... Read more
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The Star
Robust year continues for TDCPage 2 of 3 - “It’s good public relations for us as a council to hand out money
Robust year continues for TDC
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Page 2 of 3 - “It’s good public relations for us as a council to hand out money, but we are not getting results.”While people are attending area events and festivals, bed tax is only raised from those who stay in Gulf County overnight.Council... Read more
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Quay County Sun
County receives state audit award(Center)State Auditor Tim Keller presents Franklin McCasland, right and Richard
County receives state audit award
Quay County Sun / Posted 10 days ago
(Center)State Auditor Tim Keller presents Franklin McCasland, right and Richard Primrose and Mike Cherry, left the Audit Accountability Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer Quay County government received the Audit Accountability Award for the second... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deschutes County names 13 marijuana advisory panel members | News - Home POSTED: 8:07 PM PST February 3, 2016 Deschutes County commis
Deschutes County names 13 marijuana advisory panel members
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 8:07 PM PST February 3, 2016 Deschutes County commissioners have appointed 13 residents to the Marijuana... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Boulder seeks reconsideration of county's Hogan-Pancost decisionBoulder's Planning Board wants to keep alive the idea of moving the Hogan-Panco
Boulder seeks reconsideration of county's Hogan-Pancost decision
Colorado Daily / Posted 10 days ago
Boulder's Planning Board wants to keep alive the idea of moving the Hogan-Pancost property into what's known as Area III, a change that would make the 22-acre site in southeast Boulder ineligible for annexation and end one of the city's most... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder seeks reconsideration of county's Hogan-Pancost decisionBoulder's Planning Board wants to keep alive the idea of moving the Hogan-Panco
Boulder seeks reconsideration of county's Hogan-Pancost decision
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
Boulder's Planning Board wants to keep alive the idea of moving the Hogan-Pancost property into what's known as Area III, a change that would make the 22-acre site in southeast Boulder ineligible for annexation and end one of the city's most... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Boulder Planning Board advances competing housing, open-space proposals for Twin LakesThe competing values of affordable housing and open space battled for priority
Boulder Planning Board advances competing housing, open-space proposals for Twin Lakes
Colorado Daily / Posted 10 days ago
The competing values of affordable housing and open space battled for priority before the Boulder City Council and the Boulder Planning Board on Tuesday night as the two bodies held a joint public hearing on land-use change requests under the Boulder... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
New police station option emerges in west SteamboatSteamboat Springs — Yet another option has emerged in the city's long, bumpy qu
New police station option emerges in west Steamboat
Craig Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Steamboat Springs — Yet another option has emerged in the city's long, bumpy quest to build a new police headquarters. Some Steamboat Springs City Council members now want to explore the possibility of constructing the new police station on the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
School board members ask more of commissioners on school issuesTensions ran high at times during the first joint meeting of the Board of Count
School board members ask more of commissioners on school issues
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Tensions ran high at times during the first joint meeting of the Board of County Commissioners and the Board of Education since the school board voted in December to close three county schools. Members of the school board told the commissioners that... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder Planning Board advances competing housing, open-space proposals for Twin LakesThe competing values of affordable housing and open space battled for priority
Boulder Planning Board advances competing housing, open-space proposals for Twin Lakes
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
The competing values of affordable housing and open space battled for priority before the Boulder City Council and the Boulder Planning Board on Tuesday night as the two bodies held a joint public hearing on land-use change requests under the Boulder... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Housing, open space interests try to sway Boulder on Twin Lakes siteThe competing values of affordable housing and open space battled for priority
Housing, open space interests try to sway Boulder on Twin Lakes site
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 11 days ago
The competing values of affordable housing and open space battled for priority before the Boulder City Council and the Boulder Planning Board as the two bodies held a joint public hearing on land-use change requests under the Boulder Valley... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland cleans up, has fun in snow storm aftermathLOVELAND — Now a Loveland resident, Wisconsin native Laurie Johnson said on Tue
Loveland cleans up, has fun in snow storm aftermath
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
LOVELAND — Now a Loveland resident, Wisconsin native Laurie Johnson said on Tuesday afternoon that there's only one way to measure the severity of a snow. "This is a Wisconsin snow, that's what I call it," she said. "... Where you run out of room to... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Rescue owner weighs in on animal control issuesWant to help? The Lucky Puppy Rescue is hosting the Spay-Ghetti Luncheon on Sa
Rescue owner weighs in on animal control issues
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
Want to help? The Lucky Puppy Rescue is hosting the Spay-Ghetti Luncheon on Saturday, Feb. 20 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at PineappleWilly’s located at 9875 S. Thomas Drive in... BONIFAY — Citizens are speaking out in an effort to help the county more... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Holmes County celebrates 168 years of historyHOLMES COUNTY — Holmes County Board of County Commissioners learned in the Jan.
Holmes County celebrates 168 years of history
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
HOLMES COUNTY — Holmes County Board of County Commissioners learned in the Jan. 26 regular meeting Holmes County just rolled past its 168th anniversary since the county was founded January 8, 1848. HOLMES COUNTY — Holmes County Board of County... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County Public Services selects employee of the year Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 1:09 PM Santa Rosa County’s Public Services Departmen
Santa Rosa County Public Services selects employee of the year
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 1:09 PM Santa Rosa County’s Public Services Department selected Jennifer Tilden as employee of the year for 2015. Tilden, who has served the county as zoning... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Snow day: Loveland schools, offices closedLOVELAND — The foot of snow that piled up in Northern Colorado on Monday and Tu
Snow day: Loveland schools, offices closed
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
LOVELAND — The foot of snow that piled up in Northern Colorado on Monday and Tuesday shut down schools and government offices across the region. The list of school closures Tuesday included the Thompson, Poudre and Park school districts, Colorado... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
City may reduce courthouse wetland impactThe Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners learned Monday how close th
City may reduce courthouse wetland impact
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
The Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners learned Monday how close they’ve come to getting a project (20 years in the making), started in replacing the courthouse. Making the downtown location work could involve the City of Milton’s... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
GOP candidates issue response to DawsonNEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Three Republican candidates for the board of county commi
GOP candidates issue response to Dawson
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Three Republican candidates for the board of county commissioners, including incumbent Woody White, delivered a harsh rebuke to commissioners chairwoman Beth Dawson's state of the county address. The response, by White,... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder City Council, Planning Board to consider land-use requestsThe Boulder City Council and Planning Board get their turn Tuesday night to rev
Boulder City Council, Planning Board to consider land-use requests
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 12 days ago
The Boulder City Council and Planning Board get their turn Tuesday night to review a series of requests for land-use designation changes under the Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan. Their responses will determine whether a proposal to build... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender County votes to refinance $15 million in bondsBURGAW -- On the figurative eve of issuing the first set of school bonds approv
Pender County votes to refinance $15 million in bonds
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
BURGAW -- On the figurative eve of issuing the first set of school bonds approved by the voters in November 2014, the Pender Board of County Commissioners on Monday unanimously approved a plan to refinance $15 million in similar bonds that were... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community news briefsCommissioners set for Tuesday meeting The Morgan County Board of County Commis
Community news briefs
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 12 days ago
Commissioners set for Tuesday meeting The Morgan County Board of County Commissioners will hold its weekly business meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the Assembly Room at the county's administration building. In regular business, the commissioners will... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Property tax notices arriving in the mailProperty owners in Garfield County are receiving tax notices in the mail. On Ja
Property tax notices arriving in the mail
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 13 days ago
Property owners in Garfield County are receiving tax notices in the mail. On Jan. 22, about 30,000 notices were mailed. The Garfield County Board of County Commissioners certified $162 million in taxes to be collected through this tax cycle. This is... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Campaigning begins to kick into gearDavidson County received the first of what could be a steady stream of candidat
Campaigning begins to kick into gear
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Davidson County received the first of what could be a steady stream of candidates Thursday night when Greg Brannon held a town hall meeting at the Edward C. Smith Civic Center. Brannon is challenging incumbent U.S. Sen. Richard Burr in the Republican... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
County officials oppose city-backed Senate billStill smarting from a legislative defeat last year that saw counties get a seat
County officials oppose city-backed Senate bill
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Still smarting from a legislative defeat last year that saw counties get a seat at the table for urban renewal authorities, Colorado cities are now demanding what they say is a similar seat at the road and bridge funding table. Colorado Senate Bill... Read more
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First Coast News
Clay County School Superintendent addresses overcrowding in OakleafCLAY COUNTY, Fla. -- Clay County School Superintendent Charlie Van Zant, Jr. is
Clay County School Superintendent addresses overcrowding in Oakleaf
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
CLAY COUNTY, Fla. -- Clay County School Superintendent Charlie Van Zant, Jr. is asking parents for their ideas when it comes to school overcrowding in the Oakleaf and Argyle areas. District staff presented a plan to redistrict several schools in the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Tallahassee sets ban on snow in city limitsLiving up north and unhappy with the recent winter storm? The city of Tallahass
Tallahassee sets ban on snow in city limits
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 16 days ago
Living up north and unhappy with the recent winter storm? The city of Tallahassee is making an offer you might consider. The city and Leon County, in partnership with Choose Tallahassee, plan to approve a "Zero Snow” resolution, which will ban the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County planners keep Hogan-Pancost tract eligible for annexation and likely developmentAn effort to ensure the Hogan-Pancost property in southeast Boulder remains und
Boulder County planners keep Hogan-Pancost tract eligible for annexation and likely development
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 16 days ago
An effort to ensure the Hogan-Pancost property in southeast Boulder remains undeveloped has reached its likely end, clearing the way for developer Mike Boyers to move forward with a new annexation request. The 22-acre site between East Boulder... Read more
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The Star
Beach nourishment topic one for CCANo surprise that beach restoration simmered on the front burner throughout last
Beach nourishment topic one for CCA
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
No surprise that beach restoration simmered on the front burner throughout last weekend’s annual meeting of the Coastal Community Association of Gulf County (CCA). Posted Jan. 28, 2016 at 12:01 AM No surprise that beach restoration simmered on the... Read more
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The Star
County building permits moving up in 2016The building business is booming in Gulf County.During Tuesday’s meeting of the
County building permits moving up in 2016
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
The building business is booming in Gulf County.During Tuesday’s meeting of the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners, Chair Ward McDaniel asked building inspector George Knight to give an update on permits issued over the past year.According to... Read more
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The Star
Cell tower receives official openingThe new Verizon cell tower on State 30A is officially “open for business.”Despi
Cell tower receives official opening
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
The new Verizon cell tower on State 30A is officially “open for business.”Despite having come online during the holidays, a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the tower, sponsored by the Gulf County Chamber of Commerce, was held at Salinas Park bayside last... Read more
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The Star
2016 a busy one for elections officeThe coming year will be very, very busy for Supervisor Elections John Hanlon an
2016 a busy one for elections office
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
The coming year will be very, very busy for Supervisor Elections John Hanlon and his staff.Presidential years are always more hectic, but this year in Gulf County, a highly-anticipated election for the next occupant of the White House is augmented... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Federal Judge strikes down lawsuit against recreational marijuanaJudge Robert E. Blackburn dismissed charges against Pueblo County, as well as o
Federal Judge strikes down lawsuit against recreational marijuana
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 18 days ago
Judge Robert E. Blackburn dismissed charges against Pueblo County, as well as other government agencies and officials, in a lawsuit that challenges the legality of recreational marijuana. Filed in February 2015, the suit asked the U.S. District... Read more
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