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Ventura County Star
Simi Valley council to reconsider proposed Ventura County transit taxcouncil will consider endorsing the plan at its meeting Monday night. At least
Simi Valley council to reconsider proposed Ventura County transit tax
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
council will consider endorsing the plan at its meeting Monday night. At least six of the county's 10 cities and the county Board of Supervisors — representing a majority of the county's population — need to formally support the plan for the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Shasta supervisors to respond to critical grand jury reportsThe Shasta County board of supervisors will file its response Tuesday on two gr
Shasta supervisors to respond to critical grand jury reports
The Record Searchlight / Posted 34 minutes ago
The Shasta County board of supervisors will file its response Tuesday on two grand jury reports, including one that looks at the county's mental health services. The board of supervisors agrees residents would benefit from a mobile crisis unit that... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
$18 Million in Contracts to Assist Placer County's Most VulnerableAUBURN, Calif. -- The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved ni
$18 Million in Contracts to Assist Placer County's Most Vulnerable
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 9 hours ago
AUBURN, Calif. -- The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved nine different contract agreements totaling more than $18 million to provide mental health, substance abuse, transitional housing and child abuse prevention services... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Loomis and Meadow Vista Libraries to Close DownAUBURN, Calif. -- The Placer County Board of Supervisors this past week approve
Loomis and Meadow Vista Libraries to Close Down
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 9 hours ago
AUBURN, Calif. -- The Placer County Board of Supervisors this past week approved the closure of the Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries, continuing the county's plan to provide more modern and sustainable library services throughout the library... Read more
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Orange County Register
County budget shortfall172, a half-cent sales tax dedicated to public safety. At their meeting beginni
County budget shortfall
Orange County Register / Posted 18 hours ago
172, a half-cent sales tax dedicated to public safety. At their meeting beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Orange County Board of Supervisors will be grappling with that problem as they finalize the county budget for fiscal year 2016-17,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Mental health services in Shasta County lacking, grand jury saysadult services for the Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency, declined
Mental health services in Shasta County lacking, grand jury says
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
adult services for the Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency, declined to comment on the report until the Shasta County Board of Supervisors has a chance to discuss it at a future meeting. The grand jury looked deeply into what happens... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto scores victory in federal ruling on Buena Vistaavoided to the maximum extent allowed by law," according to the memorandum of u
Palo Alto scores victory in federal ruling on Buena Vista
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted yesterday
avoided to the maximum extent allowed by law," according to the memorandum of understanding between the three agencies. The county Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the partnership last week. The City Council is scheduled to adopt it on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Can a rehab center for American Indian youth coexist with Yolo County farmland?parcel near Davis, but the federal Indian Health Service first wants to address
Can a rehab center for American Indian youth coexist with Yolo County farmland?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
parcel near Davis, but the federal Indian Health Service first wants to address environmental concerns from the Yolo County Board of Supervisors. The IHS, a branch of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is eager to begin... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Second escaped murder suspect capturedsaid he does not have enough jailers working inside the detention center. He sa
Second escaped murder suspect captured
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
said he does not have enough jailers working inside the detention center. He said if he did, this escape may not have happened. He plans on asking the Hinds County Board of Supervisors for a larger budget so he is able to hire more... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
After devastating fire, county turns to marijuana for comebackmost tolerant local rules for permitting cultivation of medical marijuana for c
After devastating fire, county turns to marijuana for comeback
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
most tolerant local rules for permitting cultivation of medical marijuana for commercial sale. On May 10, the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors approved an urgency ordinance that allows commercial marijuana gardens of up to one-quarter acre... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Fire forces Kern County residents to flee their homesSan Ysidro, where a gunman killed 21 at a McDonald's restaurant in 1984. Los An
Fire forces Kern County residents to flee their homes
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
San Ysidro, where a gunman killed 21 at a McDonald's restaurant in 1984. Los Angeles Times Tuesday: The Riverside County Board of Supervisors will hold a hearing on anticipated budget deficits. Thursday: The Coachella Valley Water... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Task force calls for sweeping changes at animal shelteridentified Monday as Citizens for Pets Task Force leaders delivered the finding
Task force calls for sweeping changes at animal shelter
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
identified Monday as Citizens for Pets Task Force leaders delivered the findings of a six-month study commissioned by the county Board of Supervisors. Increasing staff, buying more medical supplies, performing better intake exams, improving... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
$2M budget shortfall at county animal shelter triggers layoffsshe said, "I’m wondering how they’re going to explain this." Pressure to refor
$2M budget shortfall at county animal shelter triggers layoffs
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
she said, "I’m wondering how they’re going to explain this." Pressure to reform the shelter last year led the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors to create a citizens task force, which made sweeping recommendations for improving shelter... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Pima County Supe Sharon Bronson, Board of Supes Candidate John Winchester and AZ House of Reps Candidate Kirsten EngelI think it's a great idea. I don't know whether or not it's legal. We're going
Pima County Supe Sharon Bronson, Board of Supes Candidate John Winchester and AZ House of Reps Candidate Kirsten Engel
Tucson Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
I think it's a great idea. I don't know whether or not it's legal. We're going to find out, but I'm happy to see that the county Board of Supervisors, and the county as a whole, is going after these types of, this type of development. I'm happy to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Obama Notes 'Special Relationship' With Britain at Stanfordhad landed at Moffett Field in Mountain View on Thursday evening for his third
Obama Notes 'Special Relationship' With Britain at Stanford
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
had landed at Moffett Field in Mountain View on Thursday evening for his third trip this year to the Bay Area. Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors President Dave Cortese was among local dignitaries who greeted the president. Obama attended... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Public Meetingsof Maharishi Vedic Agricultural Institute, development of MAV Institute for Wom
Public Meetings
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
of Maharishi Vedic Agricultural Institute, development of MAV Institute for Women’s Health; other business. Jefferson County Board of Supervisors — Jefferson County Courthouse first-floor meeting room, 9 a.m.: acknowledge minutes; meet with... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Gila County plans public forum on budget next weekbuilding at 610 E. Highway 260. The tentative budget is available for viewing
Gila County plans public forum on budget next week
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 days ago
building at 610 E. Highway 260. The tentative budget is available for viewing on the county website at www.gilacountyaz.gov. The County Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on July 26 to adopt the FY17 Gila County an... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Transportation Sales Tax Closer to Ballot Measureunanimously adopted the Keep Placer Moving Transportation Investment Plan and m
Transportation Sales Tax Closer to Ballot Measure
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 2 days ago
unanimously adopted the Keep Placer Moving Transportation Investment Plan and made a formal request to the Placer County Board of Supervisors to place the measure on the November ballot. This follows a unanimous support for the draft... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Supervisors to meetThe Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jun
Supervisors to meet
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, June 28, at the courthouse. Items on the agenda include: pipeline inspection services, review bids and award contract for road project L-N-121 on 290th Street, secondary... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
AZ teen with rare terminal illness asks for birthday cards - LOTS of birthday cardsthe Tucson Fire Department. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima Coun
AZ teen with rare terminal illness asks for birthday cards - LOTS of birthday cards
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
the Tucson Fire Department. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man accused of killing Jessica Chambers arrives in Mississippithe Tucson Fire Department. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima Coun
Man accused of killing Jessica Chambers arrives in Mississippi
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
the Tucson Fire Department. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Two Capital Murder suspects escaped from jail, One still at largeMason said he does not have enough jailers working inside the detention center.
Two Capital Murder suspects escaped from jail, One still at large
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Mason said he does not have enough jailers working inside the detention center. He said if he did, this escape may not have happened. He plans on asking the Hinds County Board of Supervisors for a larger budget so he is able to hire more emplo... Read more
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The Signal
Sales tax hike heading for November ballotthe southern portion of the county said they voted “no” because they did not be
Sales tax hike heading for November ballot
The Signal / Posted 2 days ago
the southern portion of the county said they voted “no” because they did not believe the south county was getting a fair share of projects. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors still has to formerly vote to place the measure on the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Obama arrives in Bay Area for two-day visitthe plane touched down at 5:06 p.m. On the tarmac, the president was greeted b
Obama arrives in Bay Area for two-day visit
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
the plane touched down at 5:06 p.m. On the tarmac, the president was greeted by Dave Cortese, president of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors; San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo; Sunnyvale Mayor Glenn Hendricks; and Mountain View Mayor Pat... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Johnson County could have big plans for historic poor farmThe Johnson County Board of Supervisors wants to make better use of the county'
Johnson County could have big plans for historic poor farm
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
The Johnson County Board of Supervisors wants to make better use of the county's 1800's "poor farm." The farm, located just west of Highway 218 on Melrose Avenue, is one of only a handful of 19th century county farm models that remains nearly fully... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Gallery: Secret menu items from fast food restaurantsand their caregivers. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County exp
Gallery: Secret menu items from fast food restaurants
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
and their caregivers. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
TFD welcomes newest graduating classand their caregivers. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County exp
TFD welcomes newest graduating class
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
and their caregivers. Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Obama in Bay Area for Global Entrepreneurship Summit at StanfordOne landed at 5:06 p.m., and Obama came in from Joint Base Andrews in Maryland
Obama in Bay Area for Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
One landed at 5:06 p.m., and Obama came in from Joint Base Andrews in Maryland just outside Washington, D.C. Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors president Dave Cortese is among local dignitaries who will greet the president. Obama will stay... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
A new LA County transportation half-cent sales tax just cleared a big hurdleboard — by an 11-2 vote — approved the measure for placement on the Nov. 8 ball
A new LA County transportation half-cent sales tax just cleared a big hurdle
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
board — by an 11-2 vote — approved the measure for placement on the Nov. 8 ballot. Though considered a formality, the county Board of Supervisors, whose members also sit on the 13-member Metro board, have until Aug. 12 to place the initiative... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
DPS trooper injured in crash on SR 87; hit by alleged wrong-way driverPima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordina
DPS trooper injured in crash on SR 87; hit by alleged wrong-way driver
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be charged with a class one... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Supreme Court deadlock on immigration disappoints many, changes nothingPima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordina
Supreme Court deadlock on immigration disappoints many, changes nothing
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be charged with a class one... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Watch Live: Akron's LeBron James celebrationPima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordina
Watch Live: Akron's LeBron James celebration
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
Pima County expands Social Host OrdinancePima County expands Social Host Ordinance The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be charged with a class one... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
WATCH LIVE: Sidney Moorer Trial, Day 4Tucson. Changes to Social Host Ordinance Law in Pima CountyChanges to Social H
WATCH LIVE: Sidney Moorer Trial, Day 4
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
Tucson. Changes to Social Host Ordinance Law in Pima CountyChanges to Social Host Ordinance Law in Pima County The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Changes to Social Host Ordinance Law in Pima County The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the c
Changes to Social Host Ordinance Law in Pima County
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an amendment to the current Social Host Ordinance. Now the young adult can be charged with... Read more
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The Mercury News
Immigration ruling hard on Silicon Valley familiesSanta Clara County and the broader Silicon Valley region are on the humanitaria
Immigration ruling hard on Silicon Valley families
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Santa Clara County and the broader Silicon Valley region are on the humanitarian side. Dave Cortese, president of the county Board of Supervisors, said Thursday: "At the end of the day, the Court decided to keep our immigrant community in the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
New Jackson airport board forming despite lawsuittheir application and certificate of authority. "That’s when the old board wil
New Jackson airport board forming despite lawsuit
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
their application and certificate of authority. "That’s when the old board will cease to exist," Harkins said. The Rankin County Board of Supervisors selected Carter to serve on the board, representing Rankin County. Carter is the Rankin County... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Metro approves half-cent transportation tax ballot measure for LA Countyapproved the measure that includes a schedule that prioritizes projects above o
Metro approves half-cent transportation tax ballot measure for LA County
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
approved the measure that includes a schedule that prioritizes projects above others over 50 years will be forwarded to the county Board of Supervisors, who have until Aug. 22 to place the measure on the Nov. 8 ballot. “It is the most comprehensive... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Supreme Court tie blocks immigration planthe end of the day, the Court decided to keep our immigrant community in the da
Supreme Court tie blocks immigration plan
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
the end of the day, the Court decided to keep our immigrant community in the dark and in the shadows," Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors President Dave Cortese said in a statement. "Here in Santa Clara County, however, we will... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Federal Aviation Administration approves Surf Air route to take planes over Baywho train other pilots, fly the route 31 times to evaluate it, and had "nothing
Federal Aviation Administration approves Surf Air route to take planes over Bay
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
who train other pilots, fly the route 31 times to evaluate it, and had "nothing but positive comments," he said. San Mateo County Board of Supervisors President Warren Slocum, who represents the North Fair Oaks area that has generated many noise... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bunnett: Foster children, their families need attorneys paid by the stateof Californians, including many families that could have been helped and kept t
Bunnett: Foster children, their families need attorneys paid by the state
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
of Californians, including many families that could have been helped and kept together. Thankfully, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, led by Supervisors Cindy Chavez and Ken Yeager, stepped into the fray this month to provide... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Billionaire Resnicks' wine company bulldozes forest of old oaks, sparking uproarname of the town, she observes, derives from the Spanish for “Pass of the Oaks.
Billionaire Resnicks' wine company bulldozes forest of old oaks, sparking uproar
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
name of the town, she observes, derives from the Spanish for “Pass of the Oaks.” In the wake of the Justin controversy, the county board of supervisors will be taking up a deforestation ordinance on an urgent calendar sometime in the next few... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Thousands without power across the Two Virginiasmore businessesTazewell using "tourism zone" to attract more businesses Touris
Thousands without power across the Two Virginias
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
more businessesTazewell using "tourism zone" to attract more businesses Tourism in Tazewell is getting a boost. The county Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution to create a tourism zone in the town of Tazewell and in... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Welch Social Security office set to close temporarilymore businessesTazewell using "tourism zone" to attract more businesses Touris
Welch Social Security office set to close temporarily
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
more businessesTazewell using "tourism zone" to attract more businesses Tourism in Tazewell is getting a boost. The county Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution to create a tourism zone in the town of Tazewell and in... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Pact divvies up millions for Novato Narrows and SMART transit centerhis letter said. Rabbitt expressed relief Wednesday in the wake of the letter
Pact divvies up millions for Novato Narrows and SMART transit center
Petluma360.com / Posted 3 days ago
his letter said. Rabbitt expressed relief Wednesday in the wake of the letter to Kelly, signed by himself, Sonoma County Board of Supervisors Chairman Efren Carrillo and Rohnert Park Councilman Jake Mackenzie, a Metropolitan Transportation... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Reward Offered in Disappearance of Stay-at-Home Momat the time of her disappearance, authorities said. Officials will announce a
Reward Offered in Disappearance of Stay-at-Home Mom
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
at the time of her disappearance, authorities said. Officials will announce a $10,000 reward offered by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors at a Thursday morning press conference. Anyone with information about Figueroa's whereabouts was... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Clerk: Justice Court ‘in desperate need’ of staffto Justice Court Clerk Debbie Berryman. The longtime clerk made a request for
Clerk: Justice Court ‘in desperate need’ of staff
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
to Justice Court Clerk Debbie Berryman. The longtime clerk made a request for an additional clerk during Monday’s Lee County Board of Supervisors meeting. “I’m here begging,” she said. “We’re in desperate need.” Justice Court currently has... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Defining homelessness: Santa Maria continues to see an uptick in homeless people, but locals find themselves living on the street for a variety of reasonsbeen able to shut down its overflow facility since it reached capacity. Part of
Defining homelessness: Santa Maria continues to see an uptick in homeless people, but locals find themselves living on the street for a variety of reasons
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 3 days ago
been able to shut down its overflow facility since it reached capacity. Part of that need is what drove the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors to approve funding for a permanent housing solution for some of the area’s homeless... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Patti now leads for 2nd ballot spotManteca north of Yosemite Avenue, Lathrop as well as northwest Stockton and the
Patti now leads for 2nd ballot spot
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Manteca north of Yosemite Avenue, Lathrop as well as northwest Stockton and the Delta farm region on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors. Patti was trailing after election night. But when the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAof unity among North County residents, agriculturalists, and the elected offici
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
of unity among North County residents, agriculturalists, and the elected officials representing them, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed to consider an ordinance that would restrict cutting and clearing of oaks or... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Patients find success in innovative treatment offered at Raleigh General Hospitalmore businessesTazewell using "tourism zone" to attract more businesses Touris
Patients find success in innovative treatment offered at Raleigh General Hospital
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
more businessesTazewell using "tourism zone" to attract more businesses Tourism in Tazewell is getting a boost. The county Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution to create a tourism zone in the town of Tazewell and in... Read more
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