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NBC Los Angeles
Mistakenly Released Inmate Taken Into CustodyAn inmate who was released by mistake from a Los Angeles County jail was back i
Mistakenly Released Inmate Taken Into Custody
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 38 minutes ago
An inmate who was released by mistake from a Los Angeles County jail was back in custody Monday after he was found at a Nevada hotel, authorities said. Steven Lawrence Wright walked away from the Inmate Reception Center a free man Jan. 30 on what... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo: Controversial Ascension Heights subdivision to go before supervisorsSAN MATEO -- The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will take on
San Mateo: Controversial Ascension Heights subdivision to go before supervisors
The Mercury News / Posted 57 minutes ago
SAN MATEO -- The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will take on a developer's controversial proposal to build 9 homes atop a steep hill in unincorporated San Mateo. Neighbors have vehemently opposed the Ascension Heights project for... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds CountyHINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds County
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, manufacturer of passenger, light truck and commercial vehicle tires, have official announced that the company is locating a commercial... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds CountyHINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds County
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted an hour ago
HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, manufacturer of passenger, light truck and commercial vehicle tires, have official announced that the company is locating a commercial... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds CountyHINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from
Continental Tire to create 2,500 new jobs in Hinds County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 hours ago
HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Gov. Phil Bryant and executives from Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, manufacturer of passenger, light truck and commercial vehicle tires, have official announced that the company is locating a commercial... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Guest commentary: Southern Alameda needs proposed Niles Canyon trailAs the county supervisors who represent eastern and southern Alameda County, we
Guest commentary: Southern Alameda needs proposed Niles Canyon trail
The Fremont Argus / Posted 2 hours ago
As the county supervisors who represent eastern and southern Alameda County, we are committed to building public support for a unique transportation project that would promote exercise and recreation, preserve precious natural resources and protect... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
County waste tops 47,000 tonsThe amount of waste was roughly 17,000 tons more than expected in the first ful
County waste tops 47,000 tons
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
The amount of waste was roughly 17,000 tons more than expected in the first full year of the contract between Fulton and Montgomery counties, said Fulton County Department of Solid Waste Director Clifford Engle. Engle said today the amount of extra... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Delegate Weighs Future Of Coastal CommissionSan Diego County Supervisor Greg Cox at the 2014 State of the County Address.
San Diego Delegate Weighs Future Of Coastal Commission
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 hours ago
San Diego County Supervisor Greg Cox at the 2014 State of the County Address. The controversy currently rocking the California Coastal Commission is the possibility that the board might dismiss its executive director, Charles Lester. The suggestion... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: Changes ... at school and at the ballot boxChanges in leadership always bring, well, changes. We're beginning to see a fe
Crossing the Line: Changes ... at school and at the ballot box
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 hours ago
Changes in leadership always bring, well, changes. We're beginning to see a few of those in the DeSoto County public school system, where Cory Uselton took over in January as superintendent. Uselton replaced Milton Kuykendall, who for 12 years was... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Maricopa County animal shelter director resignsAssistant County Manager Rodrigo Silva did not give a specific reason for his d
Maricopa County animal shelter director resigns
The Arizona Republic / Posted 9 hours ago
Assistant County Manager Rodrigo Silva did not give a specific reason for his departure. The director of Maricopa County's beleaguered animal shelter resigned Friday amid controversy over a decision to euthanize a 22-year-old dog about an hour after... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Fire, Emergency Services to Expand to Parts of East CountyAreas of San Diego County currently without any fire agency or district to serv
Fire, Emergency Services to Expand to Parts of East County
NBC San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
Areas of San Diego County currently without any fire agency or district to serve them will soon have expanded fire protection and emergency services. An additional 21,048 acres -- an estimated 148 homes -- will now be in San Diego County Fire... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Complaint filed in court against former Monroe County deputyFormer Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputy and current Hatley Police Chief Er
Complaint filed in court against former Monroe County deputy
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Former Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputy and current Hatley Police Chief Eric Sloan has been accused of lying about the location where he was shot last August as part of a federal wrongful arrest lawsuit filed against him and Monroe County by... Read more
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Orange County Register
Signs of trouble in O.C. law enforcementIn October 2011, a gunman walked into the crowded hair salon in Seal Beach wher
Signs of trouble in O.C. law enforcement
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
In October 2011, a gunman walked into the crowded hair salon in Seal Beach where his ex-wife worked and opened fire, killing eight in the largest mass murder in Orange County history. The resulting trial, which would proceed over the next four years... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Incentives for $1.45B tire plant could top $600MCLINTON -- An Associated Press analysis finds that the package of state aid and
Incentives for $1.45B tire plant could top $600M
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
CLINTON -- An Associated Press analysis finds that the package of state aid and tax abatements to attract a $1.45 billion, 2,500-job Continental AG tire plant to Hinds County is worth approximately $600 million, and probably more. The numbers... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi congressman hosts federal resource workshopU.S. Bennie Thompson will host an educational workshop on Feb. 17 in Greenwood
Mississippi congressman hosts federal resource workshop
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
U.S. Bennie Thompson will host an educational workshop on Feb. 17 in Greenwood to help elected and newly elected local officials access federal resources. The workshop is especially geared toward county board of supervisors and sheriffs. Federal... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll Calls It QuitsAs Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll was thanking many of his friends for thei
Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll Calls It Quits
Tucson Weekly / Posted yesterday
As Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll was thanking many of his friends for their support late yesterday afternoon, he told them that when he was growing up in Chicago, he always dreamed of being one of three things: A police officer, a priest or a... Read more
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Orange County Register
O.C. jail escape investigation is facing scrutinySANTA ANA – Stephen Connolly, executive director of Orange County’s Office of I
O.C. jail escape investigation is facing scrutiny
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
SANTA ANA – Stephen Connolly, executive director of Orange County’s Office of Independent Review, said he is keeping close tabs on the Sheriff’s Department’s investigation into the recent jailbreak. Specifically, Connolly said he will be looking at... Read more
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Wayne Post
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
Wayne Post / Posted 2 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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Wayne Post
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, tho
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary
Wayne Post / Posted 2 days ago
Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, though numbers suggest some good has come from controversial gun control legislation Posted Jan.... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
First legislative forum discusses education, MedicaidSponsored by the Marshalltown Area Partnership, the monthly forum brought toget
First legislative forum discusses education, Medicaid
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 days ago
Sponsored by the Marshalltown Area Partnership, the monthly forum brought together State Rep. Dean Fisher, R-Garwin, State Rep. Mark Smith, D-Marshalltown, and State Sen. Steve Sodders, D-State Center. From education funding to law enforcement on... Read more
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Victor Post
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
Victor Post / Posted 2 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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Victor Post
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, tho
SAFE Act under fire: Controversial legislation reaches three-year anniversary
Victor Post / Posted 2 days ago
Gun owners, county officials continue to battle the SAFE Act's existence, though numbers suggest some good has come from controversial gun control legislation Posted Jan.... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
Henrietta Post / Posted 2 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 2 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Data Tracker: California lawmakers – even senators – took campaign cash at session’s hectic finishCalifornia’s campaign finance disclosure calendar means the public only now is
Data Tracker: California lawmakers – even senators – took campaign cash at session’s hectic finish
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
California’s campaign finance disclosure calendar means the public only now is getting a look at elected officials’ fundraising and spending during the second half of 2015. That includes the hectic final weeks of last year’s session, a key time on... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Bennett leads in fundraising for supervisor seat, but Grau exceeds $82,000More than $200,000 has flowed into the race for the Ventura-based 1st District
Bennett leads in fundraising for supervisor seat, but Grau exceeds $82,000
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
More than $200,000 has flowed into the race for the Ventura-based 1st District seat on the Ventura County Board of Supervisors, with both the longtime incumbent and a first-time candidate showing significant levels of support. Steve Bennett, who is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Updegrove heads field of Niagara County manager candidatesLOCKPORT – Richard E. Updegrove, who stepped down as Niagara County Legislature
Updegrove heads field of Niagara County manager candidates
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
LOCKPORT – Richard E. Updegrove, who stepped down as Niagara County Legislature majority leader at the end of 2015, is one of seven candidates for county manager whose names were disclosed Friday. Legislator John Syracuse, R-Newfane, the chairman of... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Monterey County one of many against Phillips 66 oil-by-rail proposalOpposition is growing against a proposal to transport crude oil to a Central Co
Monterey County one of many against Phillips 66 oil-by-rail proposal
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
Opposition is growing against a proposal to transport crude oil to a Central Coast refinery by rail. The Monterey County Board of Supervisors has been vocalizing their opposition to the project since last April. The Phillips 66 project proposes... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
City, county approve tire plant incentivesContinental Tire is one step closer to coming to Mississippi. The Hinds County
City, county approve tire plant incentives
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Continental Tire is one step closer to coming to Mississippi. The Hinds County Board of Supervisors, Clinton Board of Alderman, Clinton Public School District's Board of Trustees and Hinds County Economic Development Authority Friday approved an... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Board supports public safety monument in Council BluffsCOUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - The Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors has u
Board supports public safety monument in Council Bluffs
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - The Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors has unanimously supported a proposed monument honoring those who serve in public safety. The Daily Nonpareil (http://bit.ly/1QimW4z ) reports that the site would take a small... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Board supports public safety monument in Council BluffsCOUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - The Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors has u
Board supports public safety monument in Council Bluffs
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - The Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors has unanimously supported a proposed monument honoring those who serve in public safety. The Daily Nonpareil (http://bit.ly/1QimW4z ) reports that the site would take a small... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Guest commentary: Federla Glover: Residents can help fight human trafficking in Contra CostaWith Superbowl 50 coming this weekend, the FBI and local law enforcement offici
Guest commentary: Federla Glover: Residents can help fight human trafficking in Contra Costa
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
With Superbowl 50 coming this weekend, the FBI and local law enforcement officials are gearing up against human trafficking. Past Superbowls have generated a rise in labor and sex trafficking and the huge sporting event in the Bay Area will be no... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Officials rehash failed bond vote A debate ensued between the Washington County Board of Supervisors and Public
Officials rehash failed bond vote
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 3 days ago
A debate ensued between the Washington County Board of Supervisors and Public Health department officials following the discussion of the public health’s department budget for fiscal year 2016-17. The debate... 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, Feb
Supervisors to meet
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the courthouse. Items on the agenda include: Class C native wine liquor license application — Wooden Wheel Vineyards, Keota, and discussion and action regarding... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Feb. 6Kinsey should support coast panel’s chief Our three West Marin village associa
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Feb. 6
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Kinsey should support coast panel’s chief Our three West Marin village associations hope that our county supervisor, Steve Kinsey, who is also chair of the California Coastal Commission, will support Charles Lester, the commission’s executive... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Valenzuela seeks reelection, better economyAfter representing District 2 for the past eight years without missing a single
Valenzuela seeks reelection, better economy
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
After representing District 2 for the past eight years without missing a single meeting, Ed Valenzuela is campaigning to serve another term on the Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors with the hope that he’ll get to see the local economy rise again... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Slaughter & Associates hired by Lafayette County to create planOXFORD – Slaughter & Associates, owned and operated by Mike Slaughter of Oxford
Slaughter & Associates hired by Lafayette County to create plan
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
OXFORD – Slaughter & Associates, owned and operated by Mike Slaughter of Oxford, was the planning firm the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors decided to help with its comprehensive plan on Monday morning. Nine days after holding a special meeting... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Grant can provide services for parentsGila County Superior Court provides various services in domestic relations case
Grant can provide services for parents
Payson Roundup / Posted 3 days ago
Gila County Superior Court provides various services in domestic relations cases involving children. Since parental access and visitation by the non-custodial parent is a frequent and common issue in these cases, the Arizona Department of Economic... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Adams County to discuss raising smoking ageNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - Young adults in Adams County may have to curb their tobac
Adams County to discuss raising smoking age
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - Young adults in Adams County may have to curb their tobacco habits. The Adams County Board of Supervisors says the county will hold a public hearing soon to discuss a proposed ordinance that would raise the smoking age to... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Adams County to discuss raising smoking ageNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - Young adults in Adams County may have to curb their tobac
Adams County to discuss raising smoking age
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - Young adults in Adams County may have to curb their tobacco habits. The Adams County Board of Supervisors says the county will hold a public hearing soon to discuss a proposed ordinance that would raise the smoking age to... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 3 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
MPNnow.com / Posted 3 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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Wayne Post
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fic
Harry Potter explained; FLCC professor to give talk
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series. Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:09... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Teens who spent time at youth prison under investigation for alleged abuse describe it as Hell on EarthMILWAUKEE -- They describe it as Hell on Earth. Two Milwaukee teens are speakin
Teens who spent time at youth prison under investigation for alleged abuse describe it as Hell on Earth
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE -- They describe it as Hell on Earth. Two Milwaukee teens are speaking out about their time spent at a facility under investigation for alleged abuse. These teens say they witnessed abuse and experienced it firsthand. The two teens did... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Cities, county clamp down on butane sales to curb honey-oil labsWith members of the Redding and Shasta Lake city councils and county Board of S
Cities, county clamp down on butane sales to curb honey-oil labs
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
With members of the Redding and Shasta Lake city councils and county Board of Supervisors approving ordinances that clamp down on purified butane, an ingredient in the volatile process to extract the active ingredient in marijuana into a concentrated... Read more
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Ventura County Star
County weighing investigator’s job in light of DA’s inquiryCounty managers said Thursday they expect to decide shortly on whether to reins
County weighing investigator’s job in light of DA’s inquiry
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
County managers said Thursday they expect to decide shortly on whether to reinstate an investigator in the medical examiner's office who performed postmortem exams without a license to do so. After an eight-month investigation, District Attorney... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Employee with Milwaukee County's Behavioral Health Division files lawsuit, alleges racismMILWAUKEE COUNTY -- She has the most seniority on the job at Milwaukee County's
Employee with Milwaukee County's Behavioral Health Division files lawsuit, alleges racism
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE COUNTY -- She has the most seniority on the job at Milwaukee County's Behavioral Health Division, yet Doris Ellison says Milwaukee County is ignoring her seniority and she is alleging racism. Ellison believes she has a good case, and so do... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
County Board approves $500,000 to repair "Arid Dome" at Mitchell Park ConservatoryMILWAUKEE COUNTY — It will cost $500,000 to repair the “Arid” Dome at Milwaukee
County Board approves $500,000 to repair "Arid Dome" at Mitchell Park Conservatory
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
MILWAUKEE COUNTY — It will cost $500,000 to repair the “Arid” Dome at Milwaukee County’s Mitchell Park Conservatory. It was shut down in late January after officials found a piece of fallen concrete. An independent engineering firm was hired by... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Madison County prosecuting attorney gets $28K raiseMadison County's prosecuting attorney, on the job for a month, received a $28,5
Madison County prosecuting attorney gets $28K raise
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
Madison County's prosecuting attorney, on the job for a month, received a $28,500 raise Monday. Pamela Hancock, appearing before the Madison County Board of Supervisors Monday morning, asked that her salary match that of county judges, pursuant to... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Warnock sues Madison CountyFormer Madison County engineer Rudy Warnock has sued Madison County for more th
Warnock sues Madison County
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
Former Madison County engineer Rudy Warnock has sued Madison County for more than half a million dollars. Monday, Warnock's attorney Dorsey Carson, filed a complaint in federal court asking for a judgement of $625,714.28, not including attorney... Read more
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