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MLive.com
See who Michigan is sending to the 2016 Democratic National ConventionDavison, is the vice president of United Auto Workers. Nancy Quarles: Quarles,
See who Michigan is sending to the 2016 Democratic National Convention
MLive.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Davison, is the vice president of United Auto Workers. Nancy Quarles: Quarles, of Southfield, is a member of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners. Virgie Rollins: Rollins, of Detroit, is chair of the Democratic National Committee's black... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man with gunshot wound pleads for help outside Krogerof Staff indicted for theft and conspiracyFormer DeKalb Chief of Staff indicted
Man with gunshot wound pleads for help outside Kroger
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
of Staff indicted for theft and conspiracyFormer DeKalb Chief of Staff indicted for theft and conspiracy A former DeKalb County Board of Commissioners Chief of Staff and a man who did business with the county were indicted Tuesday for theft and... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Flooding concerns Hendersonville business ownerproblems Harper is having don't justify spending taxpayer money to fix them.�
Flooding concerns Hendersonville business owner
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
problems Harper is having don't justify spending taxpayer money to fix them.� In 2015, Harper spoke before the Henderson County Board of Commissioners twice and the Hendersonville City Council twice. While he says people have come to assess the... Read more
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The Commerce News
Freeport question to be on November ballotcenters, such as Amazon and Bed, Bath and Beyond, will also be on the ballot.
Freeport question to be on November ballot
The Commerce News / Posted yesterday
centers, such as Amazon and Bed, Bath and Beyond, will also be on the ballot. The call for a vote, approved by the Jackson County Board of Commissioners Monday night, won’t change any existing local Freeport exemptions in the county, but it will... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Tuesday runoff will decide three racesrelated to Lee DeLoach, but her husband is his distant cousin. The runoff betw
Tuesday runoff will decide three races
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
related to Lee DeLoach, but her husband is his distant cousin. The runoff between Curt Deal and Jimmy Hayes for Bulloch County Board of Commissioners Seat 2A appears only on Republican Party ballots for District 2, which covers about half the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Kronberg, Aspen ‘community activist,’ is out working for youshe says after sitting through three hours transportation-speak featuring membe
Kronberg, Aspen ‘community activist,’ is out working for you
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
she says after sitting through three hours transportation-speak featuring members of the Aspen City Council, the Pitkin County board of commissioners and the Snowmass Village Town Council and their staffs. “It’s crazy.” Kronberg is a regular at... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend's new urban growth boundary in home stretchso they are entered into the public hearing record. A joint public hearing bef
Bend's new urban growth boundary in home stretch
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
so they are entered into the public hearing record. A joint public hearing before the Bend City Council and the Deschutes County Board of Commissioners is scheduled for Thursday, August 25, in the Barnes/Sawyer Room of the Deschutes Services... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Work on Seneca Co.,Tiffin facility beginswill house both county and municipal courts, is expected to take about 16 month
Work on Seneca Co.,Tiffin facility begins
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
will house both county and municipal courts, is expected to take about 16 months. Holly Stacy, president of the Seneca County Board of Commissioners and chairman of the Joint Justice Center Leadership Team, holds a model of the Seneca County... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
County considering courthouse upgradesSecurity continues to be an issue of concern at the Redwood County courthouse i
County considering courthouse upgrades
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Security continues to be an issue of concern at the Redwood County courthouse in Redwood Falls, and the Redwood County Board of Commissioners have begun discussions with Wold Architects about making some upgrades and remodeling the building to create... Read more
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The Alpena News
Alcona seeks new veterans service officerKevin Boyat, Alcona County Board of Commissioners chairman, said Art Winter has
Alcona seeks new veterans service officer
The Alpena News / Posted 2 days ago
Kevin Boyat, Alcona County Board of Commissioners chairman, said Art Winter has served for many years as the officer and announced during the last Veterans Affairs board meeting that he intended to retire from the position. He said that for many... Read more
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Philly.com
Sharing in a historic momentgrew up. His answer was, 'No, only women can be doctors.' Role models matter.
Sharing in a historic moment
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
grew up. His answer was, 'No, only women can be doctors.' Role models matter. Valerie A. Arkoosh, vice chair, Montgomery County Board of Commissioners "It's critical for girls to grow up knowing that they really can do anything, because they see... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Kootenai Co. probe into murder case spendingemails relating to murder cases. The Kootenai County Public Defender's Office
Kootenai Co. probe into murder case spending
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
emails relating to murder cases. The Kootenai County Public Defender's Office seeks copies of emails between the Kootenai County Board of Commissioners and the Prosecutor's office "related to the funding of murder cases." The date range requested... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Kootenai Co. probe into murder case spendingemails relating to murder cases. The Kootenai County Public Defender's Office
Kootenai Co. probe into murder case spending
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 3 days ago
emails relating to murder cases. The Kootenai County Public Defender's Office seeks copies of emails between the Kootenai County Board of Commissioners and the Prosecutor's office "related to the funding of murder cases." The date range requested... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasSartell 10 a.m. Aug. 1, Personnel Committee, Historic Courthouse, County Admin
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Sartell 10 a.m. Aug. 1, Personnel Committee, Historic Courthouse, County Administrator's Conference Room Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting Meets 9 a.m. Tuesday County Board Room, Third floor, Historic Courthouse,... Read more
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MLive.com
County leader criticized for social media post about driving through Black Lives Matter protestadvocating, whatsoever, for people to run over protesters with your vehicle," s
County leader criticized for social media post about driving through Black Lives Matter protest
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
advocating, whatsoever, for people to run over protesters with your vehicle," said Allen Balog, chairman of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. "That would be the wrong response. The message that I was trying to get out is protest - and I... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Ohio election panel clears FochtSeneca County Board of Elections and Seneca County Board of Commissioners Presi
Ohio election panel clears Focht
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Seneca County Board of Elections and Seneca County Board of Commissioners President Holly Stacy - Focht's opponent in the March 15 Republican primary election - filed complaints with the commission in June, alleging improper coordination between the... Read more
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The Alpena News
First drone test takes place at airportand hurdles involved in bringing drone testing to Alpena. He said what began as
First drone test takes place at airport
The Alpena News / Posted 3 days ago
and hurdles involved in bringing drone testing to Alpena. He said what began as a roll of the dice by the Alpena County Board of Commissioners has blossomed into a development project that could pay dividends for many years. He said hopes... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Noxious weeds discussed again with County Commissionersin a regular meeting on July 5. In that meeting area farmers brought concerns a
Noxious weeds discussed again with County Commissioners
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
in a regular meeting on July 5. In that meeting area farmers brought concerns about noxious weeds before the Cheyenne County Board of Commissioners. “Approximately five years ago, a group of farmers, some are here today, went to the... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb County police will be outfitted with body cameraspolice plan to outfit uniformed officers with body cameras within as little as
DeKalb County police will be outfitted with body cameras
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
police plan to outfit uniformed officers with body cameras within as little as two months, officials said Wednesday. The county board of commissioners recently approved the purchase of 600 Utility Inc. BodyWorn cameras to outfit “its entire... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Commissioners pay homage to late judgeRetired First District Court Judge Paul E. Braunlich, who died suddenly Saturda
Commissioners pay homage to late judge
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
Retired First District Court Judge Paul E. Braunlich, who died suddenly Saturday, was remembered at the Monroe County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday night. Posted Jul. 21, 2016 at 10:00 AM Retired First District Court Judge Paul E.... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
County candidates square offAll five seats on the Delta County Board of Commissioners will be up for re-ele
County candidates square off
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
All five seats on the Delta County Board of Commissioners will be up for re-election next month, and the winning candidates will each get a two-year term on the board. Incumbent board chair Mary Harrington (Democrat) and challenger Theresa Nelson... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Eaton County to nab $3.9M gravel pit, build massive parklargest park. The property, known as Crandell Lake, near the corner of M-50 an
Eaton County to nab $3.9M gravel pit, build massive park
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
largest park. The property, known as Crandell Lake, near the corner of M-50 and Stewart Road got support from the Eaton County Board of Commissioners Wednesday night. Members voted to move ahead with a final agreement on the acquisition of the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Plans move forward to turn Eaton County gravel pit into parkLansing area into Eaton County's largest park. The Lansing State Journal repor
Plans move forward to turn Eaton County gravel pit into park
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
Lansing area into Eaton County's largest park. The Lansing State Journal reports (http://on.lsj.com/29Y6nxD ) the Eaton County Board of Commissioners voted Wednesday to move ahead with a $3.9 million acquisition of the property that's known as... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Plans move forward to turn Eaton County gravel pit into parkLansing area into Eaton County's largest park. The Lansing State Journal repor
Plans move forward to turn Eaton County gravel pit into park
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 4 days ago
Lansing area into Eaton County's largest park. The Lansing State Journal reports (http://on.lsj.com/29Y6nxD ) the Eaton County Board of Commissioners voted Wednesday to move ahead with a $3.9 million acquisition of the property that's known as... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Plans move forward to turn Eaton County gravel pit into parkLansing area into Eaton County's largest park. The Lansing State Journal repor
Plans move forward to turn Eaton County gravel pit into park
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
Lansing area into Eaton County's largest park. The Lansing State Journal reports (http://on.lsj.com/29Y6nxD ) the Eaton County Board of Commissioners voted Wednesday to move ahead with a $3.9 million acquisition of the property that's known as... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
County OKs library policy; sets hearing on flow control

The Henderson County Board of Commissioners unanimously passed a policy W

County OKs library policy; sets hearing on flow control
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago

The Henderson County Board of Commissioners unanimously passed a policy Wednesday saying cities and towns are responsible for additions or expansions of branch library facilities in incorporated areas.

The policy, approved by the Library... Read more

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The Burton View
District 3 Genesee County Commissioner Race | July 21, 2016for their trials. Family: Married 43 years to Husband Tom 65; Daughters: Karri
District 3 Genesee County Commissioner Race | July 21, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 4 days ago
for their trials. Family: Married 43 years to Husband Tom 65; Daughters: Karrie 41, Kellie 39 Seat running for: Genesee County Board of Commissioners, 3rd District Political experience: 8 years, Burton City Council Education: Bendle High... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
In Cleveland, a sneak peek at Michigan governor race?Gray: 313-223-4430, kgray99@freepress.com or on Twitter @michpoligal Republica
In Cleveland, a sneak peek at Michigan governor race?
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Gray: 313-223-4430, kgray99@freepress.com or on Twitter @michpoligal Republican gubernatorial candidates Political: Ionia County Board of Commissioners; State House of Representatives, 2007-2011; Michigan leutenant gov. 2011-present. Education:... Read more
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The Davison Index
Genesee County Clerk files suit against Board of Commissioners | July 21, 2016Misappropriation of tech fund alleged FLINT — Genesee County Clerk John Gleaso
Genesee County Clerk files suit against Board of Commissioners | July 21, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 4 days ago
Misappropriation of tech fund alleged FLINT — Genesee County Clerk John Gleason has filed a lawsuit against the Genesee County Board of Commissioners for alleged illegal spending out of the tech fund for bonuses to ASFME Local 496 01 and AFSME Local... Read more
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Flint Township View
Candidates for Flint Township Trustee | July 21, 2016experience: Flint Twp. Trustee for 21 years; township planning commission, town
Candidates for Flint Township Trustee | July 21, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 4 days ago
experience: Flint Twp. Trustee for 21 years; township planning commission, township building and grounds committee, Genesee County Board of Commissioners -1979- 1981. Education: Ferris State University, Bachelors of Science in Pharmacy RESPONSE:... Read more
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Flint Township View
Genesee County Clerk files suit against Board of Commissioners over misappropriation of tech fund | July 21, 2016FLINT — Genesee County Clerk John Gleason has filed a lawsuit against the Genes
Genesee County Clerk files suit against Board of Commissioners over misappropriation of tech fund | July 21, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 4 days ago
FLINT — Genesee County Clerk John Gleason has filed a lawsuit against the Genesee County Board of Commissioners for alleged illegal spending out of the tech fund for bonuses to ASFME Local 496 01 and AFSME Local 916 in the amount of $500 per... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Douglas County Corrections holds record number of inmatesmandatory overtime. “We’re authorizing them to have 401 employees. We have 399
Douglas County Corrections holds record number of inmates
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 5 days ago
mandatory overtime. “We’re authorizing them to have 401 employees. We have 399,” said Mary Ann Borgeson, with the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. County leaders are looking into the issue. “I want to make sure people know we’re not... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Oakland Co.'s new budget to include better 911 serviceMullan said. Also in Patterson's proposed budget for fiscal year 2017 — which
Oakland Co.'s new budget to include better 911 service
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Mullan said. Also in Patterson's proposed budget for fiscal year 2017 — which must be approved by the Republican-dominated county Board of Commissioners — is an an annual allocation of $358,000 for each of the next three years, aimed at enhancing... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
2010 Enbridge oil spill in Kalamazoo River: a lasting effect on local businessdid a good job." Heppler, who is also the Augusta and Galesburg police chief,
2010 Enbridge oil spill in Kalamazoo River: a lasting effect on local business
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
did a good job." Heppler, who is also the Augusta and Galesburg police chief, and sitting vice president of the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners, continues to call for communities to support their local business. “It’s hard being in... Read more
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York Daily Record
York Springs tax collector resigns amid embezzlement investigationwith the borough. Tina Reever's resignation was approved by the York Springs B
York Springs tax collector resigns amid embezzlement investigation
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
with the borough. Tina Reever's resignation was approved by the York Springs Borough Council on Tuesday and the Adams County Board of Commissioners on Wednesday. The borough council learned of the situation July 13 from the Bermudian Springs... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Rockingham County to host Youth Hunting and Safety Dayturkey calling instruction, habitat and food plots and fishing rod practice. C
Rockingham County to host Youth Hunting and Safety Day
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 5 days ago
turkey calling instruction, habitat and food plots and fishing rod practice. Craig Travis, chairman of the Rockingham County Board of Commissioners, told FOX8, "We're 'pro' being responsible gun owners and hunting enthusiasts. But it's very... Read more
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Barrow Journal
County begins budget processThe Barrow County Board of Commissioners began work on its shortened Fiscal Yea
County begins budget process
Barrow Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Barrow County Board of Commissioners began work on its shortened Fiscal Year 2017 budget Tuesday. The BOC, in an attempt to get its fiscal year to align with the state, will have a nine-month, Oct. 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017, budget for... Read more
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Raw Story
White Michigan lawyer whines about ‘insensitive’ backlash after comparing black judge to a gorillathe bigoted remarks after backlash from prominent public officials including th
White Michigan lawyer whines about ‘insensitive’ backlash after comparing black judge to a gorilla
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
the bigoted remarks after backlash from prominent public officials including the county prosecutor and the chairman of the county board of commissioners. The candidate claimed both in a statement and a television interview that he is redeeming... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Hospital board nominations postponedand they said that there was a conflict of interest with some of the nominees,”
Hospital board nominations postponed
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
and they said that there was a conflict of interest with some of the nominees,” said Barbara Ikner, chairwoman of Onslow County Board of Commissioners. Early during the county board’s regular meeting on Monday, Ikner withdrew the resolution to... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Local government leaders talk mosquitoes, library policyof those facilities must be provided by the community in which they are located
Local government leaders talk mosquitoes, library policy
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
of those facilities must be provided by the community in which they are located. He said the policy, which is on the county Board of Commissioners' consent agenda Wednesday, is putting too much of a burden on people who live in the county's... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
County OKs museum operating structureyou want from the three that you are selecting?" Crum asked. "What is it that y
County OKs museum operating structure
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
you want from the three that you are selecting?" Crum asked. "What is it that you are looking for in those three?" Seneca County Board of Commissioners President Holly Stacy said she would want a representative who was not a member of either of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County schools may be dirtier, less comfortable after budget cutsthe budget shortfall comes from the school system getting $11.8 million less th
Wake County schools may be dirtier, less comfortable after budget cuts
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
the budget shortfall comes from the school system getting $11.8 million less than what it requested this year from the Wake County Board of Commissioners. Citing the need to focus on other parts of the budget, commissioners provided $23.9 million of... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Routt County will loan South Routt Medical $55Kthe Peabody Energy bankruptcy filing. South Routt Medical Center District mana
Routt County will loan South Routt Medical $55K
Craig Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
the Peabody Energy bankruptcy filing. South Routt Medical Center District manager Ken Rogers Tuesday spoke with the Routt County Board of Commissioners, saying that ideally the medical center would have had the money already to keep up with... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb County SPLOST may fail amid concerns over taxes, projectsThe DeKalb County Board of Commissioners voted 4-2 to postpone deciding a 1 per
DeKalb County SPLOST may fail amid concerns over taxes, projects
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners voted 4-2 to postpone deciding a 1 percent sales tax that would have raised money for road repaving and a long list of other government projects until their meeting later tonight. The special purpose local... Read more
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ajc.com
No dancing, no hookah smoking near Cobb subdivisionsThe Cobb County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve a restauran
No dancing, no hookah smoking near Cobb subdivisions
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Cobb County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve a restaurant but with several stipulations so that it cannot operate as a nightclub with a dance floor. Hookah sharing and smoking is not permitted within 100 feet from the closest... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb employees get 4 percent raises as 2016 budget passesThe DeKalb County Board of Commissioners approved 4 percent raises for governme
DeKalb employees get 4 percent raises as 2016 budget passes
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners approved 4 percent raises for government employees Tuesday as part of the county’s $1.38 billion midyear budget. The raises will go to more than 3,000 employees who didn’t already receive a pay increase... Read more
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The News & Observer
CSX will build $272 million rail hub near Rocky Mountof eminent domain from the railroad spiked early negotiations. Within weeks, th
CSX will build $272 million rail hub near Rocky Mount
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
of eminent domain from the railroad spiked early negotiations. Within weeks, the Selma site lost support from the Johnston County Board of Commissioners, and Gov. McCrory declared it non-viable. Economic development directors in Goldsboro, Rocky... Read more
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York Daily Record
Restored, rare World War I gun returns to its place on Jefferson's squareit on July 9, 1917. That was done partly so that the gun could fire standardize
Restored, rare World War I gun returns to its place on Jefferson's square
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
it on July 9, 1917. That was done partly so that the gun could fire standardized American shells. In March 2014, the York County Board of Commissioners approved giving $22,800 toward the restoration. Marlyn Stauffer, 73, the president of the... Read more
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The Times Leader
A fitting tributeequipment that had become dangerous for children to use. That money was used t
A fitting tribute
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
equipment that had become dangerous for children to use. That money was used to match funds given by the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners to upgrade the village park on Market Street near the municipal building. The total cost of the... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Hundreds flock to FEMA open houseaffected. Local entities from the Morgan County Planning and Zoning Commission
Hundreds flock to FEMA open house
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
affected. Local entities from the Morgan County Planning and Zoning Commission, City of Brush, Town of Wiggins, the Morgan County Board of Commissioners and even local insurance agents also were present for the packed house, answering questions,... Read more
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