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Island Packet
Webster County supervisors reject hog confinement facilityThe Webster County Board of Supervisors has rejected a proposed 5,000-head hog
Webster County supervisors reject hog confinement facility
Island Packet / Posted an hour ago
The Webster County Board of Supervisors has rejected a proposed 5,000-head hog confinement facility that would be constructed west of Clare. The Messenger (http://bit.ly/2aw7Q3f ) reports that the board was concerned about how the water quality in... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
County, Bay Aging settle with Brookses in lawsuitA longstanding dispute between the Mathews County Board of Supervisors and coun
County, Bay Aging settle with Brookses in lawsuit
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
A longstanding dispute between the Mathews County Board of Supervisors and county residents Wade and Susan Brooks was laid to rest on Tuesday. Five years after the Brookses sued the county to try to recover their losses from a failed FEMA home... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Sand Fire now 40 percent contained, 38,346 acres burnedwere trying to locate and stop the intrusions. Los Angeles County Fire Departm
Sand Fire now 40 percent contained, 38,346 acres burned
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
were trying to locate and stop the intrusions. Los Angeles County Fire Department Chief Daryl Osby, appearing before the county Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, said fire crews have managed to save “thousands of structures.” Osby said crews are... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Supervisors to continue RMA discussion TuesdayThe Gloucester County Board of Supervisors will continue its discussion Tuesday
Supervisors to continue RMA discussion Tuesday
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
The Gloucester County Board of Supervisors will continue its discussion Tuesday night on modifying the countywide Resource Management Area. The board’s monthly meeting will begin at 7 o’clock in the colonial courthouse. A majority of the board voted... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Changes to flood map to heavily impact ReasnorFlood Plain Administrator Larry Ryan presented aspects of the new map to the Ja
Changes to flood map to heavily impact Reasnor
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
Flood Plain Administrator Larry Ryan presented aspects of the new map to the Jasper County Board of Supervisors Tuesday along with a desire by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Iowa Department of Natural Resources to have meetings to inform... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
County Views Infrastructure Program as a Win-WinCalif. -- Community development and public works projects in Placer County will
County Views Infrastructure Program as a Win-Win
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 5 hours ago
Calif. -- Community development and public works projects in Placer County will soon be cheaper and faster after the county board of supervisors voted unanimously to join the Statewide Communities Infrastructure Program. SCIP, administered... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Council members vote against homeless proposalFrancie Sullivan said she voted to bring back the proposal when there is more i
Council members vote against homeless proposal
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 hours ago
Francie Sullivan said she voted to bring back the proposal when there is more information. The plan will go to the Shasta County Board of Supervisors, and the Anderson and Shasta Lake city council will decide whether they w... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Crews make progress on Santa Clarita firewere trying to locate and stop the intrusions. Los Angeles County Fire Departm
Crews make progress on Santa Clarita fire
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
were trying to locate and stop the intrusions. Los Angeles County Fire Department Chief Daryl Osby, appearing before the county Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, said fire crews have managed to save "thousands of structures." Osby said crews are... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Fire Crews Continue Progress Against Sand Firewere trying to locate and stop the intrusions. Los Angeles County Fire Departm
Fire Crews Continue Progress Against Sand Fire
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 hours ago
were trying to locate and stop the intrusions. Los Angeles County Fire Department Chief Daryl Osby, appearing before the county Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, said fire crews have managed to save "thousands of structures." Osby said crews are... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Enough AlreadyThe wine industry study session held by the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors
Enough Already
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 11 hours ago
The wine industry study session held by the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors earlier this month was a step in the right direction, as local officials try to balance the interests of the wine industry with a growing backlash by rural residents who... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Labor Painsmuch longer for the sake of other people's." On July 12, Bertling and other ES
Labor Pains
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 11 hours ago
much longer for the sake of other people's." On July 12, Bertling and other ESC members gathered in front of the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors to continue their ongoing fight for better pay and push for higher recruitment and retention... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Give Reichelt her due: She was right about Mello Roos taxesa citizen seriously. She was a familiar speaker at Manteca Unified, Manteca Cit
Give Reichelt her due: She was right about Mello Roos taxes
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 13 hours ago
a citizen seriously. She was a familiar speaker at Manteca Unified, Manteca City Council, Lathrop City Council, San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors meetings as well as a fairly frequent voice at other public forums that ran the gamut from the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Sand fire swells to nearly 40,000 acres, but firefighters making progressbody was found Saturday night in Canyon Country in a car in the fire area. As
Sand fire swells to nearly 40,000 acres, but firefighters making progress
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 14 hours ago
body was found Saturday night in Canyon Country in a car in the fire area. As crews continued the battle, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors declared a local state of emergency Tuesday, and Rep. Steve Knight, R-Santa Clarita, asked Gov.... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Board hears concerns over road closureMarshall County Treasurer's Office was recognized for her 35 years of service w
Board hears concerns over road closure
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 16 hours ago
Marshall County Treasurer's Office was recognized for her 35 years of service with the county as well. The next Marshall County Board of Supervisors meeting is set for 9 a.m. on Aug. 9 at the Marshall County Courthouse, meeting room No. 2 on the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Some Sanders supporters still have trouble accepting Hillary Clintonfrom the convention floor. "She's fabulous," she said afterward. "I worked on
Some Sanders supporters still have trouble accepting Hillary Clinton
Ventura County Star / Posted 17 hours ago
from the convention floor. "She's fabulous," she said afterward. "I worked on her second campaign running for the Marin County Board of Supervisors; that's how long I've known her." Foat said she brought Boxer's new memoir, The Art of Tough,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Flood-control project to protect 1,800 Oxnard homes OK’dhomes built south of the Santa Clara River won its final environmental approval
Flood-control project to protect 1,800 Oxnard homes OK’d
Ventura County Star / Posted 18 hours ago
homes built south of the Santa Clara River won its final environmental approval Tuesday. The decision by the Ventura County Board of Supervisors sets the stage for construction to begin by December on the $14.6 million project, county public... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Despite protests, supervisors approve restrictive pot plan for Nevada Countyago for the quality of life,” Halby said. “I worry about these grows and all th
Despite protests, supervisors approve restrictive pot plan for Nevada County
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 hours ago
ago for the quality of life,” Halby said. “I worry about these grows and all the things that drug money can buy.” Nevada County Board of Supervisors Chairman Dan Miller said the ordinance approved Tuesday is just temporary, a way to buy... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Medical Marijuana proponents hope to legitimize industry with new measure on November ballotThe Butte County Board of Supervisors voted to put a new plan to regulate medic
Medical Marijuana proponents hope to legitimize industry with new measure on November ballot
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 18 hours ago
The Butte County Board of Supervisors voted to put a new plan to regulate medical marijuana on the November ballot. Measure J focuses on the commercialization medical marijuana, meaning it could be grown and sold within Butte County. "I think they... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Protesters Demonstrate at Nevada County Board of Supervisors Meeting Over Marijuana OrdinanceNEVADA CITY -- The Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance res
Protesters Demonstrate at Nevada County Board of Supervisors Meeting Over Marijuana Ordinance
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 19 hours ago
NEVADA CITY -- The Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance restricting the growing of medical marijuana in the county even though a total ban in the county was defeated soundly in the June election. Dozens of protesters demonstrated... Read more
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Daily Press
County accepts $95,000 grant for rail emergency trainingThe York County Board of Supervisors accepted a $95,000 grant from the Virginia
County accepts $95,000 grant for rail emergency training
Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
The York County Board of Supervisors accepted a $95,000 grant from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management for rail emergency training. The grant is specifically for specialized railcars to use as props during rail emergency training for... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Possibility of Year-Round ‘Super Scooper’ in SoCal Discussed by Supervisors-- instead of just for the three months starting Sept. 1 that are currently con
Possibility of Year-Round ‘Super Scooper’ in SoCal Discussed by Supervisors
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 21 hours ago
-- instead of just for the three months starting Sept. 1 that are currently contracted -- was discussed at a Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday. Courtney Friel reports for the KTLA 5 News at 3 on July 26, 2016. A... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Payson mayor candidates clashyears as Payson’s mayor, Kenny Evans announced he would not run for re-election
Payson mayor candidates clash
Payson Roundup / Posted 23 hours ago
years as Payson’s mayor, Kenny Evans announced he would not run for re-election in 2016 and instead seek a seat on the Gila County Board of Supervisors. Hughes said when he learned this, he was ready to step forward. He had thought about running... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Donations continue for K-9The Washington County Board of Supervisors accepted yet another donation to the
Donations continue for K-9
Washington Evening Journal / Posted yesterday
The Washington County Board of Supervisors accepted yet another donation to the Sheriff department’s K-9 fund at their July 26 meeting. County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar said they received an anonymous cash donation of $100 at their office on Lexington... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Tanker cars act as bridges - By NICOLE HESTER-WILLIAMS Ledger staff writera common-sense solution to a problem that haunts the county,” said Jefferson Co
Tanker cars act as bridges - By NICOLE HESTER-WILLIAMS Ledger staff writer
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted yesterday
a common-sense solution to a problem that haunts the county,” said Jefferson County supervisor Dick Reed during the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors’ meeting Monday morning. Reed said the county’s use of recycled railroad tanker car... Read more
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The Signal
County declares local emergency due to Sand fireThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors ratified a local emergency proclama
County declares local emergency due to Sand fire
The Signal / Posted yesterday
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors ratified a local emergency proclamation for the Sand fire on Tuesday morning. The county proclaimed a local emergency at 2:30 p.m. Monday. Cameron Rankin, a spokesman for Michael D. Antonovich, said Monday... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton County may add more than 20 jobs through the Microenterprise Grant Programis intended to provide grants from $25,000 to $35,000 to small businesses with
Fulton County may add more than 20 jobs through the Microenterprise Grant Program
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
is intended to provide grants from $25,000 to $35,000 to small businesses with a maximum of five full-time employees. The county Board of Supervisors recently authorized submittal of a $200,000 CDGB application to the state to continue the CRG's... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
LIVE COVERAGE: Shasta supervisors to consider homeless planRedding council member Kristen Schreder will present her plan for a homeless in
LIVE COVERAGE: Shasta supervisors to consider homeless plan
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
Redding council member Kristen Schreder will present her plan for a homeless initiative to the Shasta County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. Schreder will seek funding for a plan that would move the responsibilities of homeless management to a... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Warrants Out for Owners of 38 Starved, Dead Dogscould have been neglected for months. Dixon was on animal control officers' ra
Warrants Out for Owners of 38 Starved, Dead Dogs
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
could have been neglected for months. Dixon was on animal control officers' radar after speaking publicly at a Riverside County Board of Supervisors meeting in 2013 against an ordinance to regulate the reproduction of pit bulls. Video footage of... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Eight so far seek two openings in Mantecayear on the council. The school administrator has said he is exploring running
Eight so far seek two openings in Manteca
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
year on the council. The school administrator has said he is exploring running for Bob Elliott’s seat on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors in 2020 or possibly a run for the State Senate. Nomination papers must be filed by Friday, Aug.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Hit the brakes on term limit extensionThe Orange County Board of Supervisors is considering placing a measure on this
Hit the brakes on term limit extension
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
The Orange County Board of Supervisors is considering placing a measure on this November’s ballot that would ostensibly “strengthen” term limits. The board should reject this self-serving reform proposal crafted “by, for, and on behalf of Supervisor... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Adams County looks at hiring nurse practitionerNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The Adams County Board of Supervisors is exploring the po
Adams County looks at hiring nurse practitioner
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The Adams County Board of Supervisors is exploring the possibility of hiring a nurse practitioner to work for the county full-time. The Natchez Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2aeOGgX ) the county already pays about $115,000... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Adams County looks at hiring nurse practitionerNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The Adams County Board of Supervisors is exploring the po
Adams County looks at hiring nurse practitioner
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The Adams County Board of Supervisors is exploring the possibility of hiring a nurse practitioner to work for the county full-time. The Natchez Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2aeOGgX ) the county already pays about $115,000... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Albemarle County Looking to Propel Economy Forwardhow to maximize development and attract businesses to the area, but the process
Albemarle County Looking to Propel Economy Forward
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
how to maximize development and attract businesses to the area, but the process has gotten a little heated. The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors wants to move the county's economy forward, but some worry about looking at the county alone... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
As Sand fire rages, Los Angeles County proclaims local emergency33,000-acre Sand fire in Santa Clarita spread on Monday, officials on Monday pr
As Sand fire rages, Los Angeles County proclaims local emergency
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
33,000-acre Sand fire in Santa Clarita spread on Monday, officials on Monday proclaimed a local emergency. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is set to ratify the local emergency at the Tuesday’s Board meeting. This would assist in the... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog plant900 jobs initially and hundreds more after completion of a second phase. The M
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog plant
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
900 jobs initially and hundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports the Wright County Board of Supervisors on Monday unanimously approved the zoning change needed for Clinton, North Carolina, based... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog planthundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog plant
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
hundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/2a6YFqf ) the Wright County Board of Supervisors on Monday unanimously approved the zoning change needed for Clinton, North Carolina, based... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog planthundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog plant
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
hundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/2a6YFqf ) the Wright County Board of Supervisors on Monday unanimously approved the zoning change needed for Clinton, North Carolina, based... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog planthundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog plant
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
hundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/2a6YFqf ) the Wright County Board of Supervisors on Monday unanimously approved the zoning change needed for Clinton, North Carolina, based... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog planthundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette
Iowa officials OK zoning change need for hog plant
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
hundreds more after completion of a second phase. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/2a6YFqf ) the Wright County Board of Supervisors on Monday unanimously approved the zoning change needed for Clinton, North Carolina, based... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
County to consider race requestThe Iowa City Cycling Club will request that the Washington County Board of Sup
County to consider race request
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The Iowa City Cycling Club will request that the Washington County Board of Supervisors will approve a permit for the use of county roads for an annual Iowa State Championship Cycling Road Race. The supervisors will consider the request at their... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Stockton Metropolitan Airport’s Economic Impact on County Exceeds Half Billionthe County, which will continue to strengthen and grow our business community,”
Stockton Metropolitan Airport’s Economic Impact on County Exceeds Half Billion
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
the County, which will continue to strengthen and grow our business community,” said Moses Zapien, Chair of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors. The report also estimates the economic impact of proposed international and domestic... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
A plan for Arizona to sell solar energy to California is not as simple as it lookspercent, we don’t want the line going through Quartzsite,” said Kelly Saber, an
A plan for Arizona to sell solar energy to California is not as simple as it looks
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
percent, we don’t want the line going through Quartzsite,” said Kelly Saber, an environmental consultant to the La Paz County Board of Supervisors. “That community should not be asked to bear the burden of the line.” She and Holly Irwin, the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton County Center for Regional Growth wants to conduct financing-export symposiumnoted that Fulton County may lend the expertise of Gramercy Communications of T
Fulton County Center for Regional Growth wants to conduct financing-export symposium
The Leader-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
noted that Fulton County may lend the expertise of Gramercy Communications of Troy to assist in promoting the event. The county Board of Supervisors on June 13 approved hiring the Rensselaer County public relations firm for $5,000 per month... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
BURGERS TOP BOOKSnation as a whole. Elected leaders talk about education but don’t target lib
BURGERS TOP BOOKS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
nation as a whole. Elected leaders talk about education but don’t target libraries Candidates for city councils and the county Board of Supervisors each election cycle push for a better educated work force in order to improve the economic lot of... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Lawsuit threatens tribe's West Slope expansionBand of Miwok Indians. The writ asks that the initial study and mitigated negat
Lawsuit threatens tribe's West Slope expansion
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
Band of Miwok Indians. The writ asks that the initial study and mitigated negative declaration approved by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors for this project located on Shingle Springs Drive at Highway 50 be set aside. This is a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Schluer seeks election to Area 6 seat on MUSD boardNegotiation Team. Schluer has received the endorsements of Congressman Jeff De
Schluer seeks election to Area 6 seat on MUSD board
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Negotiation Team. Schluer has received the endorsements of Congressman Jeff Denham, Chairman of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors Moses Zapien, Manteca Mayor Steve DeBrum, Manteca Councilmembers Mike Morowit, Debby Moorhead and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Homeless plan to come before board of supervisorsRedding council member Kristen Schreder will present her plan for a homeless in
Homeless plan to come before board of supervisors
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Redding council member Kristen Schreder will present her plan for a homeless initiative to the Shasta County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, the same plan that failed to receive enough votes from the Redding City Council last week. Schreder will... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
No fear, only fun for Sanders at Republican National Conventionme.' That was just me being scared, though." Norma, who teaches business at Ca
No fear, only fun for Sanders at Republican National Convention
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
me.' That was just me being scared, though." Norma, who teaches business at Caledonia High School, and Harry, the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors president, put those fears aside, making the journey by car last weekend. Friday morning, they... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Dive team worthwhilefound. A dive team also could save a person's life in certain situations. Glov
Dive team worthwhile
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
found. A dive team also could save a person's life in certain situations. Gloversville 4th Ward Supervisor Charles Potter, county Board of Supervisors chairman, said a dive team would be "rewarding for the community." He's right. According to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Does O.C. local government need more oversight?by elected and appointed officials. But not Orange County. In 2012, Rackaucka
Does O.C. local government need more oversight?
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
by elected and appointed officials. But not Orange County. In 2012, Rackauckas sought funding for such a team from the county Board of Supervisors, which controls his purse strings. He cited increased complaints of illegal or inappropriate use... Read more
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