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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Larimer County supports NISP, Fort Collins worried about effectsFORT COLLINS — While Fort Collins staff members have criticized Northern Integr
Larimer County supports NISP, Fort Collins worried about effects
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 36 minutes ago
FORT COLLINS — While Fort Collins staff members have criticized Northern Integrated Supply Project for its potential harm to the Poudre River, the Larimer County commissioners have reiterated their support for the reservoir project. "We believe NISP... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Commissioners: Rural fire district absorbs CurtisLincoln and Frontier county commissioners held a rare joint meeting Monday, acc
Commissioners: Rural fire district absorbs Curtis
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 47 minutes ago
Lincoln and Frontier county commissioners held a rare joint meeting Monday, accepting the city of Curtis into the Curtis Rural fire district. The Curtis rural district contains about 300 square miles, 100 of which are in Lincoln County, so the joint... Read more
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TribLIVE
Diversity report shows Westmoreland's strengths, weaknesses; Jeannette to receive specific infoA report on the challenge of diversity was released last week at the Community
Diversity report shows Westmoreland's strengths, weaknesses; Jeannette to receive specific info
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
A report on the challenge of diversity was released last week at the Community Foundation of Westmoreland County. The report was compiled by Paige Community Coordinators, Westmoreland Community Action and Seton Hill University. Project manager... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by Texas deputiesA second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a conf
Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by Texas deputies
Orlando Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
A second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a Texas man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Bexar County District Attorney Nico LaHood... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Are tensions over dispatcher work conditions impacting their ability to serve you?St. Joseph County dispatchers say their work environment is starting to affect
Are tensions over dispatcher work conditions impacting their ability to serve you?
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted an hour ago
St. Joseph County dispatchers say their work environment is starting to affect their job performance. More than a dozen dispatchers were at the County Commissioners meeting Tuesday seeking official recognition to form a union. The dispatchers there... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
'More Cops Tax' passes Clark County CommissionLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be abl
'More Cops Tax' passes Clark County Commission
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 2 hours ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be able to hire 133 more officers after a new tax goes into effect in January of 2016. Tuesday Clark County Commissioners approved the ‘More Cops Tax’, a $0.05 tax increase... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
War of words between Union County leadersThere is a war of words happening between Union County School Board member Kevi
War of words between Union County leaders
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
There is a war of words happening between Union County School Board member Kevin Stewart and the Union County Board of County Commissioners. WBTV has received several emails from Kevin Stewart detailing his displeasure with some decisions made by the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authorityCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall are arguing that voters, not the elections chief, should decide the substance of such... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
No charges against former head of Fairfield County meals program View LargerMGN Online The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tac
No charges against former head of Fairfield County meals program
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
View LargerMGN Online The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know LANCASTER, Ohio... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Henderson Co. lifts burn banUPDATE: Henderson County lifts burn ban, September 1, 2015. Marion County lift
Henderson Co. lifts burn ban
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 5 hours ago
UPDATE: Henderson County lifts burn ban, September 1, 2015. Marion County lifts burn ban, August 31, 2015. Wood and Rusk Counties lift burn bans, August 28, 2015. Harrison County lifts burn ban, August 26, 2015. August 25 - Panola County lifts... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of Sta
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 5 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall are arguing that voters, not the... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authorityCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 6 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall are arguing that voters, not the elections chief, should decide the substance of such... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authorityCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 6 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall are arguing that voters, not the elections chief, should decide the substance of such... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Nueces County officials to discuss hospital district budgetNueces County Commissioners will hold a workshop at 11 a.m. Tuesday to discuss
Nueces County officials to discuss hospital district budget
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Nueces County Commissioners will hold a workshop at 11 a.m. Tuesday to discuss the Nueces County Hospital District's 2015-16 budget. The county budget, which includes the hospital district, is expected to be approved by Nueces County commissioners... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authorityCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State
Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall are arguing that voters, not the elections chief, should decide the substance of such... Read more
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The McPherson Sentinel
Courtroom dedicated to Judge AndersonCommissioners, district judges, county employees and family members crowded the
Courtroom dedicated to Judge Anderson
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Commissioners, district judges, county employees and family members crowded the McPherson county courtroom Monday morning for its dedication to Carl B. Anderson Jr. Posted Sep. 1, 2015 at 9:52 AM Commissioners, district judges, county employees and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Workers to Strike over Bullying Anti-Worker TacticsFort Lauderdale - As vacation goers prepare to fly to and from Fort Lauderdale-
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Workers to Strike over Bullying Anti-Worker Tactics
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 hours ago
Fort Lauderdale - As vacation goers prepare to fly to and from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (FLL) for Labor Day Weekend, airport workers will go on strike Tuesday morning to protest repeat labor violations by airline contractors, G2 Secure Staff... Read more
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The Pratt Tribune
Pratt County Commission: Septic requirements an issue at Park Hills Posted Sep. 1, 2015 at 8:31 AM Development of lots on the redesigned Park Hi
Pratt County Commission: Septic requirements an issue at Park Hills
The Pratt Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
Posted Sep. 1, 2015 at 8:31 AM Development of lots on the redesigned Park Hills Country Club will have to take septic tank requirements into consideration before building.Robert... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
End of WWII brought uncertain futureFleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United Sta
End of WWII brought uncertain future
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 hours ago
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States representative aboard USS Missouri on Sept. 2, 1945. Standing...StarNewsOnline.comSeptember 1, 2015 8:10 AM

To end World War II, Japan surrendered twice. The... Read more

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The Times Leader
Waste authority takes actionAction by the board on both matters followed resumption of the special meeting
Waste authority takes action
The Times Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
Action by the board on both matters followed resumption of the special meeting after an executive session lasting nearly an hour. Board member Anthony Kolanski was absent from the meeting. Board members unanimously adopted a resolution offering "to... Read more
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The Times Leader
Cracker PlansThe southern Belmont County town may soon become the epicenter of the Ohio Vall
Cracker Plans
The Times Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
The southern Belmont County town may soon become the epicenter of the Ohio Valley economy. Dilles Bottom has been targeted as the home for a planned $5.7 billion ethane cracker project proposed at the FirstEnergy Corp. R.E. Burger site. Should that... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office citizen review board an unlikely optionPALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - The scene of a deadly shooting involving a Palm Beach
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office citizen review board an unlikely option
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 8 hours ago
PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - The scene of a deadly shooting involving a Palm Beach County deputy hasn’t played out in more than 9 months. “It’s been quiet for a while, but it just takes one little thing to start everything all over again,” said Palm... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Growth Continues in South Walton, Group Looks for Long-Term SolutionsSOUTH WALTON-- Major development projects continue to pop up throughout South W
Growth Continues in South Walton, Group Looks for Long-Term Solutions
WJHG Panama City / Posted 9 hours ago
SOUTH WALTON-- Major development projects continue to pop up throughout South Walton. Next month county commissioners are slated to discuss a mixed village use property in Gulf Place. The plan calls for a 40 unit condo, a hotel with 50 rooms, and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Meck commissioners to discuss spending $175M on projectsMecklenburg County commissioners will vote on several projects across Charlotte
Meck commissioners to discuss spending $175M on projects
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 hours ago
Mecklenburg County commissioners will vote on several projects across Charlotte Tuesday night. They will meet at the government center to discuss spending $175 million to upgrade and even relocate buildings across the county. County leaders... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Clark County panel set to vote on More Cops tax increaseLAS VEGAS (AP) - Clark County residents could see a bump in their sales taxes n
Clark County panel set to vote on More Cops tax increase
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 hours ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Clark County residents could see a bump in their sales taxes next year if officials approve a proposal aimed at expanding the police force. Clark County commissioners are expected to vote Tuesday on the so-called More Cops proposal,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Muller releases proposed 2016 Lehigh County budgetSticking to a pledge he made early this year, Lehigh County Executive Thomas Mu
Muller releases proposed 2016 Lehigh County budget
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 hours ago
Sticking to a pledge he made early this year, Lehigh County Executive Thomas Muller is proposing a 2016 county budget with no tax increase. Muller presented his $382.5-million budget Monday afternoon in the Cedarbrook nursing home in South Whitehall... Read more
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Cadillac News
CadillacNews.comWill the Wexford Co. MSUE doors remain open in 2016? CADILLAC — After a ballot
CadillacNews.com
Cadillac News / Posted 12 hours ago
Will the Wexford Co. MSUE doors remain open in 2016? CADILLAC — After a ballot language mistake in May threatened to close the doors of the Wexford County Michigan State University Extension Office for 2016, it appears county commissioners will vote... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Solid waste district, prison in early talks for composting siteGRAFTON — A composting facility is being considered for 25 acres of prison-owne
Solid waste district, prison in early talks for composting site
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 12 hours ago
GRAFTON — A composting facility is being considered for 25 acres of prison-owned land to process yard, agriculture and food wastes. The Lorain County Solid Waste Management District is evaluating the construction of the facility along with the Ohio... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
County approves budget, property tax rate increaseAfter a line-by-line dissection of the upcoming budget, Wichita County Commissi
County approves budget, property tax rate increase
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 13 hours ago
After a line-by-line dissection of the upcoming budget, Wichita County Commissioners approved the new tax rate and budget for the fiscal year. Controversy occurred mainly when commissioners discussed employee salaries. Commissioner Lee Harvey said... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Tennessee county's commissioners say no way to privatizing a prisonDonald Cohen is the founder executive director of In the Public Interest, a res
Tennessee county's commissioners say no way to privatizing a prison
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 hours ago
Donald Cohen is the founder executive director of In the Public Interest, a resource and policy center that focuses on privatizing and contracting. He writes: Last week, in a powerful affirmation of the common good, commissioners in Tennessee's... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarTuesday, Sept. 1 9 a.m. Board of Morgan County Commissioners meeting, at Morga
Community Calendar
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Tuesday, Sept. 1 9 a.m. Board of Morgan County Commissioners meeting, at Morgan County Administration Building, 231 Ensign St., Fort Morgan, in the Commissioners' Assembly Room. Info: http://co.morgan.co.us/ 10:30 a.m. Story time at Fort Morgan... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarTuesday, Sept. 1 9 a.m. Board of Morgan County Commissioners meeting, at Morga
Community Calendar
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Tuesday, Sept. 1 9 a.m. Board of Morgan County Commissioners meeting, at Morgan County Administration Building, 231 Ensign St., Fort Morgan, in the Commissioners' Assembly Room. Info: http://co.morgan.co.us/ 10:30 a.m. Story time at Fort Morgan... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Group urges action on Battlement Mesa drilling BATTLEMENT MESA — A citizens group on Monday called on fellow Battlement Mesa
Group urges action on Battlement Mesa drilling
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
BATTLEMENT MESA — A citizens group on Monday called on fellow Battlement Mesa residents to join them in trying to prevent proposed drilling there or ensure that impacts are better minimized. “Tonight... Read more
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The University Star
City Council considers removal of regional airport commissionCouncilmembers shared insight and opinions on the future of the San Marcos Regi
City Council considers removal of regional airport commission
The University Star / Posted 17 hours ago
Councilmembers shared insight and opinions on the future of the San Marcos Regional Airport commission during the Aug. 18 city council meeting. Due to increased growth of the airport, city councilmembers are working on terminating the commission,... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
West Palm Beach looks to lower penalty for having potThe city of West Palm Beach took another step forward Monday night in reducing
West Palm Beach looks to lower penalty for having pot
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 17 hours ago
The city of West Palm Beach took another step forward Monday night in reducing the penalty for possession of a small amount of marijuana. Right now, if you're caught with 20 grams of marijuana or less in the city, it's a misdemeanor and you could be... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Commissioners approve 911 Center bid requestsTwo weeks ago, commissioners granted the request to spend a combined $58,000 fr
Commissioners approve 911 Center bid requests
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
Two weeks ago, commissioners granted the request to spend a combined $58,000 from the center's capital reserve funds on building a pair of new towers and other equipment to improve the communication systems with emergency medical services. But the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Victoria College board to hold special meetingThe Victoria College board will adjust its boundary to stay in line with recent
Victoria College board to hold special meeting
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
The Victoria College board will adjust its boundary to stay in line with recent changes made by the county. In July, the county commissioners adjusted boundaries for voting Precincts 8 and 9. Now, the college has to do the same. "All we're doing is... Read more
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The Northeast Georgian
gpn05 advertisement for bids habersham county state of georgia sealed bids for equipment scag turf tiger stt61v 35bvac with optional grass collection system gc stt cs will be received by the habersham county board of commissioners purchasing finanDescription: Gpn05 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS HABERSHAM COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Se
gpn05 advertisement for bids habersham county state of georgia sealed bids for equipment scag turf tiger stt61v 35bvac with optional grass collection system gc stt cs will be received by the habersham county board of commissioners purchasing finan
The Northeast Georgian / Posted 17 hours ago
Description: Gpn05 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS HABERSHAM COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Sealed bids for equipment: Scag Turf Tiger (STT61V-35BVAC) with optional Grass Collection System (GC-STT-CS) will be received by the Habersham County Board of Commissioners,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Detaining juveniles charged as adults costs Westmoreland reimbursement moneyFive teens charged with adult crimes who have been housed in Westmoreland Count
Detaining juveniles charged as adults costs Westmoreland reimbursement money
TribLIVE / Posted 18 hours ago
Five teens charged with adult crimes who have been housed in Westmoreland County's 12-bed juvenile detention center during the past year will cost taxpayers more than $286,000, officials said. The Hempfield facility, designed to hold youth... Read more
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WALB Albany
House catches fire on Clinch StreetReed Bingham Park Labor day eventsReed Bingham Park Labor day events The lake
House catches fire on Clinch Street
WALB Albany / Posted 18 hours ago
Reed Bingham Park Labor day eventsReed Bingham Park Labor day events The lake provides multiple recreational uses like fishing Reed Bingham State Park is preparing for a big turnout for Labor Day weekend.The park boasts a 375-acre lake for... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
County, Group Seeks Plan to Build PoolThe idea of a new pool in Oregon has turned into one big water fight. "We want
County, Group Seeks Plan to Build Pool
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 20 hours ago
The idea of a new pool in Oregon has turned into one big water fight. "We want this pool to go through, we just think there's a better way of doing it," said Holt County Presiding Commissioner Mark Sitherwood. In April, County Commissioners asked... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County Exec Tom Muller names donors, amounts for inaugural fundDemocratic Lehigh County Executive Tom Muller has made public the names and amo
Lehigh County Exec Tom Muller names donors, amounts for inaugural fund
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
Democratic Lehigh County Executive Tom Muller has made public the names and amounts of donors to his inaugural fund as he and Republican critics continue to jockey for political advantage following an FBI investigation into Allentown City... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County taxes would remain flat under 2016 proposalLehigh County Executive Tom Muller delivered on his promise Monday to present a
Lehigh County taxes would remain flat under 2016 proposal
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
Lehigh County Executive Tom Muller delivered on his promise Monday to present a 2016 budget with no tax increase, and addressed the upkeep of Cedarbrook. During his state of the county address in February, Muller vowed to keep taxes level, and the... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
UMC-EPCH lease ruling set for ThursdayEL PASO, Texas – The hearing is happening in Austin but it is being livestreame
UMC-EPCH lease ruling set for Thursday
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 21 hours ago
EL PASO, Texas – The hearing is happening in Austin but it is being livestreamed here at the federal courthouse. After a lengthy eight-hour hearing in Austin-- both UMC and Children's will have to wait until Thursday for any possible hearing from a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pueblo County voters will decide on two marijuana ballot questions in NovemberTwo marijuana questions will be on the November ballot in Pueblo County. Puebl
Pueblo County voters will decide on two marijuana ballot questions in November
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 hours ago
Two marijuana questions will be on the November ballot in Pueblo County. Pueblo County Commissioners voted Monday to let the voters decide whether to put an excise tax on marijuana grows that send recreational pot to facilities. The tax would... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Adams County detective begins extensive computer crimes trainingPeople can use their computers to read their favorite book, budget their financ
Adams County detective begins extensive computer crimes training
The Evening Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
People can use their computers to read their favorite book, budget their finances, research a topic or play their favorite games. But, technology isn't always used legally. "Computers are an integral part of day-to-day lives," Adams County District... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Growth Continues in South Walton, Group Looks for Long-Term SolutionsSOUTH WALTON-- Major development projects continue to pop up throughout South W
Growth Continues in South Walton, Group Looks for Long-Term Solutions
WJHG Panama City / Posted 23 hours ago
SOUTH WALTON-- Major development projects continue to pop up throughout South Walton. Next month county commissioners are slated to discuss a mixed village use property in Gulf Place. The plan calls for a 40 unit condo, a hotel with 50 rooms, and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Muller releases proposed 2016 Lehigh County budgetSticking to a pledge he made early this year, Lehigh County Executive Thomas Mu
Muller releases proposed 2016 Lehigh County budget
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 hours ago
Sticking to a pledge he made early this year, Lehigh County Executive Thomas Muller is proposing a 2016 county budget with no tax increase. Muller presented his $382.5-million budget Monday afternoon in the Cedarbrook nursing home in South Whitehall... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Commission OKs ‘clean’ county auditIn other business Monday Morning, the Barton County Commission: • Landfill off
Commission OKs ‘clean’ county audit
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
In other business Monday Morning, the Barton County Commission: • Landfill officials are seeking KDHE approval for a permit modification to expand permitted airspace to extend the life of the Landfill and the agency requires that the permit... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Constantine: Seminole has millions available for bear-resistant trash cansSeminole County has millions of dollars available in a solid-waste fund, more t
Constantine: Seminole has millions available for bear-resistant trash cans
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
Seminole County has millions of dollars available in a solid-waste fund, more than enough to purchase bear-resistant trash cans for every one of the 23,000 homeowners living on the west side of Interstate 4, according to County Commissioner Lee... Read more
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