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Weirton Daily Times
Algae bloom doesn’t merit river banimpact upon the residents," said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-O
Algae bloom doesn’t merit river ban
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
impact upon the residents," said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department, the government agency that has issued the current health advisory. "For us to say 'stay off the river,' it would be difficult, but it can... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Documentary to educate Tennesseans on emergency planningNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency and the Tenne
Documentary to educate Tennesseans on emergency planning
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 hours ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency and the Tennessee Public Television Council are teaming up to educate Tennesseans on emergency planning. TEMA and the TPTC's member Public Broadcasting System stations have produced... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Obama to announce Alaska grants, new role for Denali Commissiona one-stop-shop for matters relating to coastal resilience in Alaska as appropr
Obama to announce Alaska grants, new role for Denali Commission
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 4 hours ago
a one-stop-shop for matters relating to coastal resilience in Alaska as appropriate. The Commission, an independent federal agency, was established in 1998 to provide critical utilities, infrastructure, and economic support throughout Alaska with a... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Algae Doesn’t Merit Ban on Ohio River; Events Go Onimpact upon the residents," said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-O
Algae Doesn’t Merit Ban on Ohio River; Events Go On
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 7 hours ago
impact upon the residents," said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department, the government agency that has issued the current health advisory. "For us to say 'stay off the river,' it would be difficult, but it can... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Algae Doesn’t Merit Banimpact upon the residents," said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-O
Algae Doesn’t Merit Ban
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 hours ago
impact upon the residents," said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department, the government agency that has issued the current health advisory. "For us to say 'stay off the river,' it would be difficult, but it can... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Heat stays in Toledo through holiday60s through the entire period. That’s not quite hot enough for the Area Office
Heat stays in Toledo through holiday
The Toledo Blade / Posted 8 hours ago
60s through the entire period. That’s not quite hot enough for the Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio to open up emergency cooling centers, said Justin Moor, vice president of planning and program development. Senior centers are keeping... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Thibodaux City Council action: Sept. 1, 2015Action: Approved the Lafourche Parish Hazard Mitigation Plan Update to submit t
In other Thibodaux City Council action: Sept. 1, 2015
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 hours ago
Action: Approved the Lafourche Parish Hazard Mitigation Plan Update to submit to the state to be eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency reimbursements for disaster-related expenses. Action: Approved reappointing Clay Breaud to the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Thibodaux City Council action: Sept. 1, 2015Action: Approved the Lafourche Parish Hazard Mitigation Plan Update to submit t
In other Thibodaux City Council action: Sept. 1, 2015
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 hours ago
Action: Approved the Lafourche Parish Hazard Mitigation Plan Update to submit to the state to be eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency reimbursements for disaster-related expenses. Action: Approved reappointing Clay Breaud to the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Heavy traffic expected as Freddie Gray hearings begin; city prepares for protestscatch and transfer onto buses home from school. Chuck Brown, a MTA spokesman,
Heavy traffic expected as Freddie Gray hearings begin; city prepares for protests
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
catch and transfer onto buses home from school. Chuck Brown, a MTA spokesman, said that as of Tuesday evening, the agency had "no plans whatsoever" for bus service to be disrupted for school students in the city or in the area of Mondawmin... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Two new pilot programs launched to reduce hospital readmissions, ease overcrowding in ERs and lower healthcare costsThe UCLA Center for Prehospital Care and collaborators from the Los Angeles Cou
Two new pilot programs launched to reduce hospital readmissions, ease overcrowding in ERs and lower healthcare costs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 23 hours ago
The UCLA Center for Prehospital Care and collaborators from the Los Angeles County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agency and the Glendale and Santa Monica fire departments are launching two pilot programs designed to reduce hospital readmissions,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Any Lessons From the 2012 Flood?be releasing waters gradually from the dam to save it from collapsing. The inf
Any Lessons From the 2012 Flood?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
be releasing waters gradually from the dam to save it from collapsing. The information conveyed to Nigerians by National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and other ministries is already causing panic in states that were devastated in 2012 when... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Central Ohio’s most dangerous intersections Livingston/Hamilton ranked as region’s most hazardous As a local agency was r
Central Ohio’s most dangerous intersections
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Livingston/Hamilton ranked as region’s most hazardous As a local agency was releasing its annual list of central Ohio’s most-dangerous intersections on Monday, emergency crews were on their way to one of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Purveyors of Half-Truths and 'True Lies'integrity has its positive effect on productivity in any business venture. Neve
The Purveyors of Half-Truths and 'True Lies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
integrity has its positive effect on productivity in any business venture. Nevertheless, it is peripheral to meticulous planning and the courage to undertake the risk of investments, especially in this case. At this juncture, I make so bold as... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Housing authority plans to issue nearly 500 vouchers this weekfamily has lived in Chattanooga since moving here after Hurricane Katrina 10 ye
Housing authority plans to issue nearly 500 vouchers this week
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
family has lived in Chattanooga since moving here after Hurricane Katrina 10 years ago. They initially had Federal Emergency Management Agency money to help with housing. But when their money ran out a year later, the housing-voucher... Read more
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Daily Maverick
When bad leaders happen to good nations: Turkey’s slide to tyrannytold what he is being charged with. “I have learnt a lifetime of lessons,” say
When bad leaders happen to good nations: Turkey’s slide to tyranny
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
told what he is being charged with. “I have learnt a lifetime of lessons,” says Abdülhamit Bilici, director of Cihan News Agency, a stable partner of Zaman. “Our support for Erdogan was support for democracy… But now Turkey is getting away from... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Do you remember these 11 former LePage administration commissioners?his ownership of a development firm that dealt directly with the DEP. Brown lat
Do you remember these 11 former LePage administration commissioners?
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
his ownership of a development firm that dealt directly with the DEP. Brown later became director of the now-defunct State Planning Office before moving to Cianbro as director of the company’s east-west highway project. Maj. Gen. John W. Libby —... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Lack of traffic plan threatens North Shore developmenthave we mentioned rain, snow and ice? One little glitch can gum up the works f
Lack of traffic plan threatens North Shore development
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
have we mentioned rain, snow and ice? One little glitch can gum up the works for hours. What if there were a real emergency? We would be trapped. Which brings us to all that new development on the North Shore. Thousands of people a day... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Unruly drones spook pilots while entrepreneurs seek to get airbornepotentially unlawful activity. Last week, for example, Western Maryland author
Unruly drones spook pilots while entrepreneurs seek to get airborne
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
potentially unlawful activity. Last week, for example, Western Maryland authorities arrested two men who were suspected of planning to use a drone to smuggle contraband into a state prison. Attempted drone deliveries of contraband have also been... Read more
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The Manila Times
US drafting China hacking sanctionsthat persist in hacking its corporate computer networks, according to two admin
US drafting China hacking sanctions
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
that persist in hacking its corporate computer networks, according to two administration officials with knowledge of the planning. The measures have not yet been decided, the officials said, and the administration is moving cautiously as actions... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Here Today, Gone Tomorrowthan 160,000 migrants and asylum seekers have arrived in Greece since the start
Here Today, Gone Tomorrow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
than 160,000 migrants and asylum seekers have arrived in Greece since the start of the year, according to the UN refugee agency, UNHCR. The numbers have spiked in recent weeks, threatening to overwhelm already stretched local authorities. On... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sanctions off, Iran forecasts 6% economic growth for '16news website Shana. Iran's oil industry needs $100 billion to $500 billion ove
Sanctions off, Iran forecasts 6% economic growth for '16
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
news website Shana. Iran's oil industry needs $100 billion to $500 billion over the next five years, Iran's state-run news agency IRNA reported on Aug. 3, citing Saeed Ghavampour, general manager of the oil ministry's strategic planning. Oil... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, August 31, 2015Dunmore Council 3635 meeting, Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m., St. Rocco’s Church, 122 Kurt
Community Events Listings, August 31, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Dunmore Council 3635 meeting, Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m., St. Rocco’s Church, 122 Kurtz St.; Halloween party, Christmas dinner planning. Lackawanna County Food distribution: Federal Emergency Food Assistance Program/Scranton-Lackawanna Human... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan OCHA Bulletin 34 - Food Aid for Displaced in Guldo, Central Darfurbetween government forces and the Sudan Liberation Movement, led by Abdelwahid
Sudan OCHA Bulletin 34 - Food Aid for Displaced in Guldo, Central Darfur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
between government forces and the Sudan Liberation Movement, led by Abdelwahid El Nur, in the area. In June, an inter-agency assessment mission visited the area of Guldo and identified the needs of the newly displaced people. Emergency food... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Inside story: Removing the stigma of mental illnessHe hears voices. And it makes people afraid of him. Socialising with schizophr
Inside story: Removing the stigma of mental illness
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
He hears voices. And it makes people afraid of him. Socialising with schizophrenia The recent Health Promotion Agency health and lifestyles survey asked more than 2500 respondents about their attitudes towards a person with mental... Read more
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CIO
New CIO for Vic emergency services agencyThe Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA) has appointed Glenn
New CIO for Vic emergency services agency
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
The Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA) has appointed Glenn Page as its new IT chief following the promotion of its former CIO Deborah Weiss to COO in July. Page brings to the role more than 25 years of experience in leadership... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
EP park law covers more than caninesLegislation allowing the Ohio Department of Transportation to conduct bridge in
EP park law covers more than canines
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Legislation allowing the Ohio Department of Transportation to conduct bridge inspections at no cost to the village. - Emergency legislation advertising for bid repairs to the ultraviolet disinfection system at the wastewater treatment plant,... Read more
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Minot Daily News
The odd politics of fighting wildfiresby environmentalists, who argue that the federal government's enthusiasm for su
The odd politics of fighting wildfires
Minot Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
by environmentalists, who argue that the federal government's enthusiasm for suppressing wildfires encourages bad land planning and unnecessary tree removal. About two-thirds of the cost of fighting wildfires comes out of the federal coffers,... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Village on the Verge of Being Swept Awaydepartment’s division of community and rural affairs. To be sure, there are pr
A Village on the Verge of Being Swept Away
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
department’s division of community and rural affairs. To be sure, there are problems inherent in having a state or federal agency step in and move a Native community, but the village voted to move itself, and needs assistance and funding to carry... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
When a breath is hard to catchasthma has been well-controlled, Maile Bush says. He hasn’t needed urgent care
When a breath is hard to catch
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
asthma has been well-controlled, Maile Bush says. He hasn’t needed urgent care since winter. He’s never had to go to an emergency room for his asthma, she says. But other kids aren’t so lucky. Something in the air bothers their lungs, and soon... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Unruly drones spook pilots while entrepreneurs seek to get airbornepotentially unlawful activity. Last week, for example, Western Maryland author
Unruly drones spook pilots while entrepreneurs seek to get airborne
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
potentially unlawful activity. Last week, for example, Western Maryland authorities arrested two men who were suspected of planning to use a drone to smuggle contraband into a state prison. Attempted drone deliveries of contraband have also been... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DepEd usec killed in crashsaid. Apurungao said based on what they gathered from the hospital, a certain
DepEd usec killed in crash
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
said. Apurungao said based on what they gathered from the hospital, a certain Raymond Mallari brought Varela to the emergency room around 10:45 a.m. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 He said Mallari told the... Read more
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Mashable
10 years after Hurricane Katrina, charities look back at lessons learned— from Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita, which occurred less than a month l
10 years after Hurricane Katrina, charities look back at lessons learned
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
— from Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita, which occurred less than a month later — were $150 billion. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) was strongly criticized for a slow response to the area and a lack of coordination on the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Thousands join rally to pile pressure on Malaysia's PMout, but political analysts doubt he will be toppled. Security was tight and a
Thousands join rally to pile pressure on Malaysia's PM
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
out, but political analysts doubt he will be toppled. Security was tight and access to a square where protesters were planning to converge was blocked, with several anti-riot trucks and a water cannon parked nearby. The Malaysiakini news... Read more
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iol.co.za
Malaysian political crisis spills onto streetsout, but political analysts doubt he will be toppled. Security was tight and a
Malaysian political crisis spills onto streets
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
out, but political analysts doubt he will be toppled. Security was tight and access to a square where protesters were planning to converge was blocked, with several anti-riot trucks and a water cannon parked nearby. The Malaysiakini news... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thousands join rally to pile pressure on Malaysia's PMout, but political analysts doubt he will be toppled. Security was tight and a
Thousands join rally to pile pressure on Malaysia's PM
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
out, but political analysts doubt he will be toppled. Security was tight and access to a square where protesters were planning to converge was blocked, with several anti-riot trucks and a water cannon parked nearby. The Malaysiakini news... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Northwest Missouri Counties Sort Out Flood Aidabout how to submit and to actually fill out an application to be refunded for
Northwest Missouri Counties Sort Out Flood Aid
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
about how to submit and to actually fill out an application to be refunded for the work we have done," said Buchanan County Emergency Services Manager Bill Brinton. Missouri's State Emergency Management Agency met with different agencies throughout... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Pursue idea for a mobile command postWe speak of the concept of an emergency mobile command post that was proposed b
Editorial: Pursue idea for a mobile command post
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
We speak of the concept of an emergency mobile command post that was proposed by Kevin Lalley, director of the Lee County Emergency Management Agency. Through his experiences in the aftermath of the June EF-2 tornado that heavily damaged Woodhaven... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Pursue idea for a mobile command postWe speak of the concept of an emergency mobile command post that was proposed b
Pursue idea for a mobile command post
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
We speak of the concept of an emergency mobile command post that was proposed by Kevin Lalley, director of the Lee County Emergency Management Agency. Through his experiences in the aftermath of the June EF-2 tornado that heavily damaged Woodhaven... Read more
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Slate
Ten Years After Katrina, Myths About Warnings, Violence, and Recovery Persist. Here’s the Truth.been discussed. A Katrina-like catastrophe was predicted as recently as one ye
Ten Years After Katrina, Myths About Warnings, Violence, and Recovery Persist. Here’s the Truth.
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
been discussed. A Katrina-like catastrophe was predicted as recently as one year before the storm. In 2004, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the state office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness conducted the “Hurricane Pam... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Planes, trains and buses wary of EricaLynx regional bus system are watching and waiting for Tropical Storm Erica – ju
Planes, trains and buses wary of Erica
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Lynx regional bus system are watching and waiting for Tropical Storm Erica – just like the rest of Central Florida. Each agency is going over emergency plans in case Erica turns into a hurricane and barrels into Metro Orlando early next... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
The odd politics of fighting wildfiresby environmentalists, who argue that the federal government's enthusiasm for su
The odd politics of fighting wildfires
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
by environmentalists, who argue that the federal government's enthusiasm for suppressing wildfires encourages bad land planning and unnecessary tree removal. About two-thirds of the cost of fighting wildfires comes out of the federal coffers,... Read more
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The Local
Were human smugglers on board boat of death?container with the 52 dead,” coastguard spokesperson Mattias Lindholm, travelli
Were human smugglers on board boat of death?
The Local / Posted 5 days ago
container with the 52 dead,” coastguard spokesperson Mattias Lindholm, travelling with the Poseidon, told the TT news agency late on Thursday. The bodies were found in the boat's machine room. “They were more or less locked up in there. The... Read more
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The Local
Swedes take 600 rescued migrants to dock in Italyall of them will be taken off the ship tonight," Primus said. The Swedish vess
Swedes take 600 rescued migrants to dock in Italy
The Local / Posted 5 days ago
all of them will be taken off the ship tonight," Primus said. The Swedish vessel was in the area as part of the EU border agency Frontex's search and rescue mission known as Triton. Poseidon is expected to leave Palermo for Valletta later... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
NLA approves B2.7 trillion 2016 budgetinitial 2.72 trillion baht budget was slashed by 20.5 billion baht, which was s
NLA approves B2.7 trillion 2016 budget
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
initial 2.72 trillion baht budget was slashed by 20.5 billion baht, which was shifted into the central budget for emergency use and to support implementation of the government's 20-year national strategic plan, said Deputy Finance Minister... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Should the feds let more wildfires burn?by environmentalists, who argue that the federal government’s enthusiasm for su
Should the feds let more wildfires burn?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
by environmentalists, who argue that the federal government’s enthusiasm for suppressing wildfires encourages bad land planning and unnecessary tree removal. About two-thirds of the cost of fighting wildfires comes out of federal coffers, and... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Riding to honour TimFire Fighters Association decided to form a team for the Big Move Cancer Ride i
Riding to honour Tim
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Fire Fighters Association decided to form a team for the Big Move Cancer Ride in order to not only support a local agency, but also to honour Hoday. On Sept. 13, the fire department team - named Team Hoday - will cycle 100 kilometres... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Riding to honour TimFire Fighters Association decided to form a team for the Big Move Cancer Ride i
Riding to honour Tim
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 5 days ago
Fire Fighters Association decided to form a team for the Big Move Cancer Ride in order to not only support a local agency, but also to honour Hoday. On Sept. 13, the fire department team - named Team Hoday - will cycle 100 kilometres... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Riding to honour TimFire Fighters Association decided to form a team for the Big Move Cancer Ride i
Riding to honour Tim
Welland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Fire Fighters Association decided to form a team for the Big Move Cancer Ride in order to not only support a local agency, but also to honour Hoday. On Sept. 13, the fire department team - named Team Hoday - will cycle 100 kilometres... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Columbine story fuels mental health programchange in schools and communities in the realm of mental health and more. Tril
Columbine story fuels mental health program
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
change in schools and communities in the realm of mental health and more. Trillium Health Resources, a local government agency that manages mental health, substance abuse and intellectual/developmental disability services, launched the... Read more
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The Local
Police bust weapons smuggling ringin Bosnia and Sweden confiscated a large number of illegal weapons and drugs th
Police bust weapons smuggling ring
The Local / Posted 5 days ago
in Bosnia and Sweden confiscated a large number of illegal weapons and drugs that were meant for the Swedish market, news agency TT reported. Police became aware of the smuggling ring after a raid in Slovenia last September where five automatic... Read more
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