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Island Packet
Reader submitted photos for Jan-April, 2016Sun City Hilton Head resident Sophia Schade took this photo of an alligator at
Reader submitted photos for Jan-April, 2016
Island Packet / Posted 14 hours ago
Sun City Hilton Head resident Sophia Schade took this photo of an alligator at Savannah National Wildlife Refuge. Sophia SchadeSubmitted Don Creamer, class of 1970, submitted this photo of more than 90 members and friends of The Villanova Club of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Pope leads prayer for Turkey attack victimsdue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Pope leads prayer for Turkey attack victims
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Turkey wedding attack toll rises to 50due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Turkey wedding attack toll rises to 50
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Brother of Syrian boy wounded in Aleppo dies Opposition activists say the brother of a wounded Syrian boy who gained inter
Brother of Syrian boy wounded in Aleppo dies
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
Opposition activists say the brother of a wounded Syrian boy who gained international attention has died. Opposition activists say the brother of a wounded... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Frank Ocean debuts 'Blonde,' his 1st album in 4 yearsdue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Frank Ocean debuts 'Blonde,' his 1st album in 4 years
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip holds final showdue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip holds final show
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Massive Narcotics sting in Barrow Countydue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Massive Narcotics sting in Barrow County
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
'NSync, Backstreet Boys creator Lou Pearlman dies in prisondue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
'NSync, Backstreet Boys creator Lou Pearlman dies in prison
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Lawn mower ride in Watertown to honor 85-olddue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Lawn mower ride in Watertown to honor 85-old
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Titans game suspended due to lightningdue to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthe
Titans game suspended due to lightning
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
due to lightning. The Titans pre-season game against the North Carolina Panthers has been suspended due to lightning. Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding attack in Turkey A bomb... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Prize-winning author Joyce Carol Thomas dead at 78Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding blast in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 9
Prize-winning author Joyce Carol Thomas dead at 78
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Officials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding blast in TurkeyOfficials: 30 killed, 94 hurt in wedding blast in Turkey A bomb went off at an outdoor wedding in southeastern Turkey on Saturday, causing multiple casualties, officials said. A bomb attack... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Titans game suspended due to lighteningcrash on I-24 westbound near Harding Place. There has been a multiple vehicle
Titans game suspended due to lightening
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
crash on I-24 westbound near Harding Place. There has been a multiple vehicle crash on I-24 westbound near Harding Place. Volunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Passport expiring soon? Get it renewed now to avoid long waitsbuses collide, killing 2, injuring 17 Two commuter buses collided in New Jerse
Passport expiring soon? Get it renewed now to avoid long waits
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
buses collide, killing 2, injuring 17 Two commuter buses collided in New Jersey's largest city Friday morning, pushing one of the vehicles onto its side, killing one of the drivers and critically injuring seven other people.More > Two commuter... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Multiple vehicle wreck on I-24 near Harding Placecrash on I-24 westbound near Harding Place. There has been a multiple vehicle
Multiple vehicle wreck on I-24 near Harding Place
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
crash on I-24 westbound near Harding Place. There has been a multiple vehicle crash on I-24 westbound near Harding Place. Volunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Gas station translator, swimmer disagree on gun pointingVolunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother
Gas station translator, swimmer disagree on gun pointing
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Volunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home after struggling for four years. Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Volunteers build home for single mother Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home after stru
Volunteers build home for single mother
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home after struggling for four years. Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
British comic actor, mental health campaigner Brian Rix diesVolunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother
British comic actor, mental health campaigner Brian Rix dies
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Volunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home after struggling for four years. Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
6 Notre Dame football players arrested in 2 incidentsVolunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother
6 Notre Dame football players arrested in 2 incidents
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Volunteers build home for single motherVolunteers build home for single mother Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home after struggling for four years. Stacey Reed and her two daughters are about to have their own home... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Travelers need to know that, like mosquitoes, they can spread ZikaFlorida, home to the only locally acquired cases in the mainland U.S., are crit
Travelers need to know that, like mosquitoes, they can spread Zika
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Florida, home to the only locally acquired cases in the mainland U.S., are critical, public heath experts say. Hundreds of flights through our three international airports daily connect tens of thousands of passengers with Zika hot zones in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Pregnant women, spouses told to avoid Miami BeachBeach Pregnant women and their spouses are being told to avoid parts of Miami-
Pregnant women, spouses told to avoid Miami Beach
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
Beach Pregnant women and their spouses are being told to avoid parts of Miami-Dade County after confirmation of five locally transmitted cases in a new area. Pregnant women and their spouses... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Travelers need to know that, like mosquitoes, they can spread ZikaFlorida, home to the only locally acquired cases in the mainland U.S., are crit
Travelers need to know that, like mosquitoes, they can spread Zika
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Florida, home to the only locally acquired cases in the mainland U.S., are critical, public heath experts say. Hundreds of flights through our three international airports daily connect tens of thousands of passengers with Zika hot zones in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Collier residents tense over Zika spraying rulesresidents tense over Zika spraying rules Despite the local transmission of Zik
Collier residents tense over Zika spraying rules
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
residents tense over Zika spraying rules Despite the local transmission of Zika just next door in Miami-Dade County, Collier County is left on edge. We've learned there are some areas where... Read more
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MLive.com
Family continues search for their missing fatherFULTON, MI -- About 30 family and friends of a man missing since Monday afterno
Family continues search for their missing father
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
FULTON, MI -- About 30 family and friends of a man missing since Monday afternoon gathered at the Christian Church of Fulton Friday morning to continue the search for Arthur James "Jim" Baker, 69, of Fulton in southern Kalamazoo County. Baker was... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Minor: Mississippi docs helped fight 'war on poverty'During Lyndon Johnson's "war on poverty" in the latter 1960s, Mississippi's Del
Minor: Mississippi docs helped fight 'war on poverty'
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
During Lyndon Johnson's "war on poverty" in the latter 1960s, Mississippi's Delta region, where thousands of displaced cotton plantation workers lived on the fringe of hunger, became a national target. Even New York Sen. Robert Kennedy, brother of... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Research shows Zika could cause brain damage in adultsbrain damage in adults The disturbing development comes as the U.S. begins tes
Research shows Zika could cause brain damage in adults
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
brain damage in adults The disturbing development comes as the U.S. begins testing new vaccines, but those trials require volunteers, who will be injected with the virus to see if those experimental vaccines work. The disturbing development comes... Read more
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The Star
New details of police calls from Jordyn Dumont homeGaston County Police received three phone calls during the last three months ur
New details of police calls from Jordyn Dumont home
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Gaston County Police received three phone calls during the last three months urging them to check into the condition of 3-year-old Jordyn Ann Dumont, though none appear to have hinted at violence on the part of William Joseph McCullen. The... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Celebrating the past, present and future of healthcare in Grand CountyThe Grand County Rural Health Network will present its 4th Annual Bulls, Boots,
Celebrating the past, present and future of healthcare in Grand County
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The Grand County Rural Health Network will present its 4th Annual Bulls, Boots, and BBQ fundraiser Friday, August 19 from 6-10 p.m. at Strawberry Creek Ranch 9N in Granby. The fundraiser is an ‘Olde-Fashioned Barn Dance’. The concept is to honor the... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164some recent retirements and relocations, the U.S. Selective Service System is s
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 6 days ago
some recent retirements and relocations, the U.S. Selective Service System is seeking local citizens to serve on the multi-county Selective Service Local Board that governs Pipestone, Lincoln, Lyon, Redwood and Yellow Medicine counties. A... Read more
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Bluffton Today
One man's trash, another man's treasureWho doesn’t love a bargain? With numerous thrift shops in the Bluffton area, a
One man's trash, another man's treasure
Bluffton Today / Posted 7 days ago
Who doesn’t love a bargain? With numerous thrift shops in the Bluffton area, a person can get their fill of “thrifting,” save some greenbacks and find that special item you just can’t live without and won’t find anywhere else. I love thrift stores... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Local pregnancy center in new locationA Caring Pregnancy Resource Center of Northeast Colorado is in a new location i
Local pregnancy center in new location
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
A Caring Pregnancy Resource Center of Northeast Colorado is in a new location in Sterling, at 118 Main St., Suite 202, in Sterling. The center now offers walk-in hours from 2 to 4 p.m. Mondays and noon to 2 p.m. Fridays for any woman who thinks she... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Dogs Poisoned, AM Farmers Sanctuary Face Summer Problemsbe difficult for donation run animal shelters. The heat means more needs for an
Dogs Poisoned, AM Farmers Sanctuary Face Summer Problems
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
be difficult for donation run animal shelters. The heat means more needs for animals, adoption rates drop while the rate of incoming rescues rises. The AM Farmers Sanctuary in Eula has seen an exceptionally rough summer. Owner, Mindy Marquez is... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Your parents and longevity are linked, study says | Health - Home A Deschutes County grand jury has indicted a former Central O
Your parents and longevity are linked, study says
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| Health - Home A Deschutes County grand jury has indicted a former Central Oregon Community College campus public safety officer on four counts of aggravated murder in the abduction and killing of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pet projectThe people with dogs kept giving their food to their pets. One Thursday in Apri
Pet project
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
The people with dogs kept giving their food to their pets. One Thursday in April, she watched a man open a container of food, then start eating out of one side, while his dog ate out of the other. Something in her snapped. "You sit there... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 14, 2016Sept. 25, downtown Palisade, produce, vendors, live music, chef demo by John Sa
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 14, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Sept. 25, downtown Palisade, produce, vendors, live music, chef demo by John Sabal with The Palisade Cafe, 464-5602, townofpalisade.org. Orchard Mesa Lions Club, 7 p.m. first and third Monday of each month, A Taste of Heaven Catering, 2817 North... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Mission boost: 100-Plus Women donate to Grace United Methodistthis week to receive the more than $23,000 the group pitched into the donation
Mission boost: 100-Plus Women donate to Grace United Methodist
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
this week to receive the more than $23,000 the group pitched into the donation pot this quarter. "We are still kind of in shock and this is so exciting to see how this will affect our community missions," said the Rev. Irene White, pastor of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Breastfeeding in the Workplace Dominates Talk At Nestlé Conferencea key to good nutrition and wellbeing," given the case for exclusively breastfe
Breastfeeding in the Workplace Dominates Talk At Nestlé Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
a key to good nutrition and wellbeing," given the case for exclusively breastfeeding infants in their first six months of life. Also in attendance was Seme MP Dr James Nyikal who once served in the Ministry of Health and is now a member of the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Searchers looking for Brian Matsumoto in Croatan National ForestEmergency responders and volunteers are searching for a missing Carteret County
Searchers looking for Brian Matsumoto in Croatan National Forest
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Emergency responders and volunteers are searching for a missing Carteret County man on the Neusiok Trail in the Croatan National Forest southeast of Havelock. HAVELOCK | Authorities converged Thursday on an area of the Croatan National Forest east... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Searchers looking for Brian Matsumoto in Croatan National ForestEmergency responders and volunteers are searching for a missing Carteret County
Searchers looking for Brian Matsumoto in Croatan National Forest
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Emergency responders and volunteers are searching for a missing Carteret County man on the Neusiok Trail in the Croatan National Forest southeast of Havelock. HAVELOCK | Authorities converged Thursday on an area of the Croatan National Forest east... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Worldwide health & local solutions​Vidya Nair is described by her several nominators as an entrepreneur, author,
Worldwide health & local solutions
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
​Vidya Nair is described by her several nominators as an entrepreneur, author, medical professional and humanitarian – and now they can add, a 2016 class member of “40 Under Forty.” In addition to serving as a pharmacist in the Emergency Department... Read more
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Air Force Times
After Zika vaccine breakthrough, DoD researchers to test it in humansOn the heels of a National Institute of Health announcement Wednesday that the
After Zika vaccine breakthrough, DoD researchers to test it in humans
Air Force Times / Posted 19 days ago
On the heels of a National Institute of Health announcement Wednesday that the facility is launching clinical trials on humans of a Zika vaccine, the Defense Department said Thursday its vaccine candidate has been tested in monkeys and has been... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Life of Benzlin spawns fishing trip for vetsway to make someone’s day is to take him or her fishing. This seemingly small a
Life of Benzlin spawns fishing trip for vets
Advocate Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
way to make someone’s day is to take him or her fishing. This seemingly small activity has become a collaborative effort by volunteers all over Minnesota in order to take 21 local veterans on the fishing trip of a lifetime. Sometimes the best way... Read more
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Island Packet
Clinic in Ridgeland to offer free eye exams to those in needBluffton-Jasper Volunteers in Medicine will host a ribbon-cutting to celebrate
Clinic in Ridgeland to offer free eye exams to those in need
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Bluffton-Jasper Volunteers in Medicine will host a ribbon-cutting to celebrate its new free vision screening program at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at the Ridgeland clinic, 11332 N. Jacob Smart Blvd. The public is also invited to have a free vision screening... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg family doctor honored as S.C. Physician of the Year“But my pre-med adviser in school wouldn’t hear it,” she said. “He told me I ne
Spartanburg family doctor honored as S.C. Physician of the Year
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
“But my pre-med adviser in school wouldn’t hear it,” she said. “He told me I needed to look at medicine and that’s where I needed to be.” Thirty years later, Kunda was honored for her work by the S.C. Academy of Family Physicians, which named her... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. health researchers test Zika vaccine as funds run lowWASHINGTON U.S. government researchers said on Wednesday they have begun their
U.S. health researchers test Zika vaccine as funds run low
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON U.S. government researchers said on Wednesday they have begun their first clinical trial of a Zika vaccine while the Obama administration told lawmakers funds to fight the virus would run out in the coming weeks due to congressional... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Boots & Bling donates to American Cancer SocietyLAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Volunteers with the Comanche County Boots & Bling 5k Color
Boots & Bling donates to American Cancer Society
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Volunteers with the Comanche County Boots & Bling 5k Color Run have presented a $10,000 check to the American Cancer Society. The money was raised during the annual 5K Color Run and One Mile Fun Run in Medicine Park this... Read more
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Newsmax
Researchers Testing Zika VaccineU.S. government researchers said on Wednesday they have begun their first clini
Researchers Testing Zika Vaccine
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
U.S. government researchers said on Wednesday they have begun their first clinical trial of a Zika vaccine while the Obama administration told lawmakers funds to fight the virus would run out in the coming weeks due to congressional inaction. U.S.... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Helping Out for Aug. 3, 2016Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going
Helping Out for Aug. 3, 2016
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com. Sisters of Charity Foundation awarded $496,500 in grant funding to 12 nonprofits... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
CEO of Lafayette's TRU Community Care placed on administrative leaveThe head of Lafayette nonprofit TRU Community Care has been placed on leave aft
CEO of Lafayette's TRU Community Care placed on administrative leave
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 20 days ago
The head of Lafayette nonprofit TRU Community Care has been placed on leave after employee complaints about high work loads and turnover. Darla Schueth, CEO and president of the hospice provider, was placed on leave Friday after staff concerns were... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Rethreaded throwing a party for its fifth birthdayNonprofit news: Wednesday, August 3, 10:27 AM EDT The community is invited t
Rethreaded throwing a party for its fifth birthday
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
Nonprofit news: Wednesday, August 3, 10:27 AM EDT The community is invited to celebrate helping the organization assist former victims of the sex trade for the past five years. The event includes... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164Pipestoe Civil War Days: then and now Pipestone County was established in 1857
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 20 days ago
Pipestoe Civil War Days: then and now Pipestone County was established in 1857 by the Minnesota Legislature, but it was not until 1873 that any non-native settlers moved into the area when Charles Bennett and Daniel Sweet, Civil War veterans,... Read more
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