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AllAfrica.com
Govt, Japan Sign Agreement for Emergency Power Supply in AbujaAbuja — The federal government and Japan have signed an agreement for an emerge
Govt, Japan Sign Agreement for Emergency Power Supply in Abuja
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Abuja — The federal government and Japan have signed an agreement for an emergency improvement of power supply facilities in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Nasarawa State. The agreement would see the Japanese government extend a N1.3... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Assures Japan of Judicious Use of 1.3 Billion Yen Electricity Supply Facilities1.3 billion yen worth of facilities meant to boost electricity supply in the co
FG Assures Japan of Judicious Use of 1.3 Billion Yen Electricity Supply Facilities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
1.3 billion yen worth of facilities meant to boost electricity supply in the country. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo-Udoma, gave the assurance on Thursday in Abuja, at the Signing Ceremony of the Grant Aid for the... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Emergency Communicator of the Year is Stephen DeChick Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM CANANDAIGUA
Emergency Communicator of the Year is Stephen DeChick
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 12 hours ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM CANANDAIGUA — A nomination from Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero has yielded high honors for the County 911 Center's chief... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Emergency Communicator of the Year is Stephen DeChick Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM CANANDAIGUA
Emergency Communicator of the Year is Stephen DeChick
MPNnow.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM CANANDAIGUA — A nomination from Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero has yielded high honors for the County 911 Center's chief... Read more
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Wayne Post
Emergency Communicator of the Year is Stephen DeChick Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM CANANDAIGUA
Emergency Communicator of the Year is Stephen DeChick
Wayne Post / Posted 12 hours ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 7:35 PM CANANDAIGUA — A nomination from Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero has yielded high honors for the County 911 Center's chief... Read more
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The Morning Call
John E. Felch Jr.: Community builds on lessons learned about caring for homelessArmy, Valley Youth House, New Bethany Ministries and Third Street Alliance are
John E. Felch Jr.: Community builds on lessons learned about caring for homeless
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
Army, Valley Youth House, New Bethany Ministries and Third Street Alliance are but a few examples of those agencies. No agency can do it alone. The Lehigh Conference of Churches, for example, is authorized to provide at its warming station beds... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Ontario County chief dispatcher honored with awardfor his great work. Chief Stephen DeChick has been named winner of the New Yor
Ontario County chief dispatcher honored with award
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 17 hours ago
for his great work. Chief Stephen DeChick has been named winner of the New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute 2016 Emergency Communicators Award. DeChick was promoted to chief dispatcher in 2011. Then, in 2014, he successfully led the... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
West Alabama County now ‘Storm Ready’Davidson, Choctaw County EMA Director. "We had to designate our E.O.C. which is
West Alabama County now ‘Storm Ready’
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 21 hours ago
Davidson, Choctaw County EMA Director. "We had to designate our E.O.C. which is our EMA office and we had to strengthen our emergency operations plan and do more public outreach with the citizens such as storm spotter classes and things of that... Read more
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Denver Post
EPA: Waste pressure evidently never checked before Colorado mine spillof water pressure behind the collapsed opening of the Gold King Mine were never
EPA: Waste pressure evidently never checked before Colorado mine spill
Denver Post / Posted 22 hours ago
of water pressure behind the collapsed opening of the Gold King Mine were never checked by the Environmental Protection Agency, in part because of cost and time concerns. The revelations came Wednesday as the EPA released an internal review of... Read more
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USA Today
Beware of having too little home insuranceor sewer backups. "You want enough insurance, not just the minimum," said advi
Beware of having too little home insurance
USA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
or sewer backups. "You want enough insurance, not just the minimum," said advisor Sterling Raskie of Blankenship Financial Planning in New Berlin, Ill. If you are not sure about your coverage, now is the time to dust off your policy and check if... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Flint fuels finger pointing, political maneuveringof Gov. Rick Snyder and Republicans are pointing the finger at Democrats in Fli
Flint fuels finger pointing, political maneuvering
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
of Gov. Rick Snyder and Republicans are pointing the finger at Democrats in Flint as well as the Environmental Protection Agency under the control of President Barack Obama. “Politicians using an issue for their own election? Oh My God, that... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
After Deportation Killer Returned Easily to U.S. - After Deportation Killer Returned Easily to U.S. by Jay Root The Texas Tribune Feb. 11 2016 The Texas Tribune is taking a yearlong look at the issues of border security and immigration reporting o...it was on to Houston, he says. “What I was thinking is, I get there, stay a ye
After Deportation Killer Returned Easily to U.S. - After Deportation Killer Returned Easily to U.S. by Jay Root The Texas Tribune Feb. 11 2016 The Texas Tribune is taking a yearlong look at the issues of border security and immigration reporting o...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
it was on to Houston, he says. “What I was thinking is, I get there, stay a year, couple years. Keep going north. I was planning all the way to Canada, Alaska, stuff like that. But I didn’t make it,” Quintero said. “I got stuck in Houston.” It... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Jumping in with Colorado Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network helps put our minitems that we hope we never have to use. The good news is that Greeley has bec
Jumping in with Colorado Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network helps put our min
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
items that we hope we never have to use. The good news is that Greeley has become part of the Colorado Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network, which provides help from any number of statewide water providers if there is any kind of emergency... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
DOT detour abandoned; agency to create alternative route Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 8:00 PM Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 8:00 PM Thomas Rams
DOT detour abandoned; agency to create alternative route
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 8:00 PM Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 8:00 PM Thomas Ramsey read in The Daily News about roadwork scheduled to start in a few weeks that would have derailed his daily... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Ground zero Zika: It’s the women who will suffer mostwomen do not travel to the Latin American region. At a meeting held this week
Ground zero Zika: It’s the women who will suffer most
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
women do not travel to the Latin American region. At a meeting held this week the WHO’s International Health Regulations Emergency Committee on the Zika Virus concluded that the outbreak of the Zika virus is a Public Health Emergency of... Read more
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The Star
WHO urges precautions in Zika areas but reassures most births normalthat "many unknowns" still surround the virus sweeping across the Americas. Th
WHO urges precautions in Zika areas but reassures most births normal
The Star / Posted yesterday
that "many unknowns" still surround the virus sweeping across the Americas. The WHO declared an international health emergency 10 days ago after a spike in cases of newborns with microcephaly in Brazil linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus,... Read more
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Business Standard India
China confirms first case of Zika virusconfirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled
China confirms first case of Zika virus
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled to South America, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The virus, which is causing international alarm after spreading through much of the Americas, was detected... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
WHO gives reassurance over Zika virusthat "many unknowns" still surround the virus sweeping across the Americas. Th
WHO gives reassurance over Zika virus
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
that "many unknowns" still surround the virus sweeping across the Americas. The WHO declared an international health emergency 10 days ago after a spike in cases of newborns with microcephaly in Brazil linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China confirms first Zika casethe mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Org
China confirms first Zika case
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global health emergency to combat Zika as cases spread elsewhere. Officials in China said a 34-year-old man was diagnosed with the virus... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Testimony of Chairman Timothy G. Massad Before the U.S. House Committee on Agriculturethe Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). I appreciate the opportunity t
Testimony of Chairman Timothy G. Massad Before the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 2 days ago
the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). I appreciate the opportunity to discuss the progress and priorities of the agency. As you know, the CFTC oversees the futures, options, and swaps markets. While they, and the agency, are not... Read more
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The Manila Times
China reports first Zika caseof the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health
China reports first Zika case
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
of the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency to combat Zika as cases spread elsewhere. Officials in China said a 34-year-old man was diagnosed with the virus... Read more
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Sunday Observer
I built a �City within a City� for the City of Kandya sewerage disposal system. After seeing the value and the viability of our Mas
I built a �City within a City� for the City of Kandy
Sunday Observer / Posted 2 days ago
a sewerage disposal system. After seeing the value and the viability of our Master Plan the Japan International Cooperation Agency JICA) wanted to present an urban sewerage disposal system to the City of Kandy in the year 1998. The people of Kandy... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Wichita County, FEMA clean up mess after rainout last spring when rising tides engulfed parts of the county, prompting $420,
Wichita County, FEMA clean up mess after rain
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 2 days ago
out last spring when rising tides engulfed parts of the county, prompting $420,000 in repairs. Now FEMA — the Federal Emergency Management Agency — is expected to reimburse for county for 75 percent of the estimated repair cost, county... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Administrative Order No. 48, s. 2016(PCRC) was created by the President under Administrative Order (AO) No. 20 (s.2
Administrative Order No. 48, s. 2016
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
(PCRC) was created by the President under Administrative Order (AO) No. 20 (s.2011), to upgrade and reinforce inter-agency coordination in the formulation and consolidation of positions and strategies of the Philippines as it participates in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
China confirms first case of Zika virusconfirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled
China confirms first case of Zika virus
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled to South America, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The virus, which is causing international alarm after spreading through much of the Americas, was detected... Read more
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DW
China reports first case of Zika virus |The National Health and Family Planning Commission on Wednesday said a 34-year-
China reports first case of Zika virus |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
The National Health and Family Planning Commission on Wednesday said a 34-year-old Chinese man from the city of Ganzhou in the eastern Jiangxi province contracted the Zika virus in South America before returning to China, according to the official... Read more
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Reuters
China confirms first case of Zika virusconfirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled
China confirms first case of Zika virus
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled to South America, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The virus, which is causing international alarm after spreading through much of the Americas, was detected... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China confirms first case of Zika virusconfirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled
China confirms first case of Zika virus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled to South America, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The virus, which is causing international alarm after spreading through much of the Americas, was detected... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
China confirms first case of Zika virusconfirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled
China confirms first case of Zika virus
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled to South America, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The virus, which is causing international alarm after spreading through most of the Americas, was detected... Read more
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dna
Kenya may pull out of Rio Olympics due to Zika virus in Brazilmost of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health O
Kenya may pull out of Rio Olympics due to Zika virus in Brazil
dna / Posted 2 days ago
most of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health Organization declared an international health emergency on Feb. 1 over the virus, citing concern over a possible link with a rise in cases of microcephaly, a birth defect... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zika virus leaves Kenya undecided about attending Rio Olympicsmost of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health O
Zika virus leaves Kenya undecided about attending Rio Olympics
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
most of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health Organization declared an international health emergency on Feb. 1 over the virus, citing concern over a possible link with a rise in cases of microcephaly, a birth defect... Read more
141 related stories
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Manila Bulletin
China confirms first imported Zika case: reportof the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health
China confirms first imported Zika case: report
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
of the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency to combat Zika as cases spread elsewhere. Officials in China said a 34-year-old man was diagnosed with the virus... Read more
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The Star
China confirms first imported Zika caseof the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health
China confirms first imported Zika case
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
of the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency to combat Zika as cases spread elsewhere. Officials in China said a 34-year-old man was diagnosed with the virus... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
AmeriCorps Prepare Low-Income Phoenix Communities For Extreme Weatheris a partnership between non-profit organization Cities of Service and AmeriCor
AmeriCorps Prepare Low-Income Phoenix Communities For Extreme Weather
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
is a partnership between non-profit organization Cities of Service and AmeriCorps, along with Environmental Protection Agency and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. It’s taking place in 10 cities around the country this... Read more
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The Economic Times
Olympic medals prospect Kenya causes stir in weighing Zika and Riomost of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health O
Olympic medals prospect Kenya causes stir in weighing Zika and Rio
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
most of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health Organization declared an international health emergency on Feb. 1 over the virus, citing concern over a possible link with a rise in cases of microcephaly, a birth defect... Read more
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The Economic Times
China confirms first imported Zika caseof the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health
China confirms first imported Zika case
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
of the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency to combat Zika as cases spread elsewhere. Officials in China said a 34-year-old man was diagnosed with the virus... Read more
50 related stories
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Otago Daily Times
Kenya might withdraw over Zikamost of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health O
Kenya might withdraw over Zika
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
most of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health Organization declared an international health emergency on February 1 over the virus, citing concern over a possible link with a rise in cases of microcephaly, a birth... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China confirms first imported Zika caseof the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health
China confirms first imported Zika case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of the mosquito-borne illness have been reported in Asia, but the World Health Organisation has declared a global health emergency to combat Zika as cases spread elsewhere. Officials in China said a 34-year-old man was diagnosed with the virus... Read more
50 related stories
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Reuters Sports News
Olympic medals prospect Kenya causes stir in weighing Zika and Riomost of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health O
Olympic medals prospect Kenya causes stir in weighing Zika and Rio
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
most of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health Organization declared an international health emergency on Feb. 1 over the virus, citing concern over a possible link with a rise in cases of microcephaly, a birth defect... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Olympic medals prospect Kenya causes stir in weighing Zika and Riomost of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health O
Olympic medals prospect Kenya causes stir in weighing Zika and Rio
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
most of the Americas, with Brazil the most affected country. The World Health Organization declared an international health emergency on Feb. 1 over the virus, citing concern over a possible link with a rise in cases of microcephaly, a birth defect... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Obama to ask Congress for $1.8 billion to combat Zika viruswants to be prepared to fight the disease. Hours later, the Centers for Diseas
Obama to ask Congress for $1.8 billion to combat Zika virus
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
wants to be prepared to fight the disease. Hours later, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that its emergency operations center in Atlanta was on its highest level of alert. More than 300 CDC staff are working in the command... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Mother of 'Affluenza' Teen Won't Have to Pay Tarrant County for Extradition ExpensesCounty Sheriff’s Office has been cleared of a slew of allegations following an
Mother of 'Affluenza' Teen Won't Have to Pay Tarrant County for Extradition Expenses
KCEN-TV / Posted 3 days ago
County Sheriff’s Office has been cleared of a slew of allegations following an investigation by a state law enforcement agency. Sheriff Parnell McNamara and several of his deputies have been exonerated after being accused of cheating, destroying... Read more
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Newsmax
12 Groups Race to Develop Zika Vaccinebeing developed, and the hope is to try similar approaches against the latest h
12 Groups Race to Develop Zika Vaccine
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
being developed, and the hope is to try similar approaches against the latest hazard. The London-based European Medicines Agency (EMA) said it had established an expert task force on Zika to advise companies working on vaccines and medicines,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Closing of Chicago Heights hospital stirs protest over lack of transparencysuburban hospital that has served the community for more than a century has res
Closing of Chicago Heights hospital stirs protest over lack of transparency
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
suburban hospital that has served the community for more than a century has residents and local leaders trying to save emergency medical services. Arnie Kimmel, Franciscan St. James Health's CEO, says it's too expensive to continue to operate... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Zika virus: What Oklahomans need to knowThe Zika virus is spreading rapidly across the Americas, prompting the World He
Zika virus: What Oklahomans need to know
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
The Zika virus is spreading rapidly across the Americas, prompting the World Health Organization to declare a global emergency last week. So what do you need to know about the Zika virus? A mosquito-transmitted infection, the virus causes no... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
County covers lots of ground at work sessionfunding. That will occur at a later meeting. The commissioners will also look
County covers lots of ground at work session
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
funding. That will occur at a later meeting. The commissioners will also look at a contract for scheduling software for Emergency Management. The initial contract did not have an end date, and Johnson suggested the commissioners look to have one... Read more
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KCEN-TV
McNamara and His Men Exonerated by TCOLE InvestigationCounty Sheriff’s Office has been cleared of a slew of allegations following an
McNamara and His Men Exonerated by TCOLE Investigation
KCEN-TV / Posted 3 days ago
County Sheriff’s Office has been cleared of a slew of allegations following an investigation by a state law enforcement agency. Sheriff Parnell McNamara and several of his deputies have been exonerated after being accused of cheating, destroying... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Temple High School Students get Professional Google Educational CertificationCounty Sheriff’s Office has been cleared of a slew of allegations following an
Temple High School Students get Professional Google Educational Certification
KCEN-TV / Posted 3 days ago
County Sheriff’s Office has been cleared of a slew of allegations following an investigation by a state law enforcement agency. Sheriff Parnell McNamara and several of his deputies have been exonerated after being accused of cheating, destroying... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Prime Minister’s Statement to Parliamentreform the Resource Management Act, to reduce costs and delays for homeowners a
Prime Minister’s Statement to Parliament
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
reform the Resource Management Act, to reduce costs and delays for homeowners and businesses, and to improve New Zealand’s planning and environmental controls.Among other things, the bill aims to achieve stronger national direction to improve... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Europe creates Zika drug ‘task force’Professor David L. Heymann, left, Chair of the Emergency Committee, sits next t
Europe creates Zika drug ‘task force’
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Professor David L. Heymann, left, Chair of the Emergency Committee, sits next to China’s Margaret Chan, right, General Director of the World Health Organization, WHO, as they inform the media during a press conference after the first Meeting of the... Read more
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