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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Erie Counrty eyes Albany Police diversion programALBANY, NY - Numbers from the Erie County Health Department show the opioid epi
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 hours ago
ALBANY, NY - Numbers from the Erie County Health Department show the opioid epidemic in the county could claim the lives of nearly 400 people by the end of the year. Last year, there were 300 fatal overdoses. As the county searches for ways to save... Read more
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TribLIVE
Eric Frein defense costs up to $426,000 in police ambush casecase FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsy
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
case FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsylvania State Police Troopers at the Pike County Courthouse after his preliminary hearing in Milford, Pa. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Frein, who... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Along Boulder County's eastern fringes, resistance to oil and gas regulation aboundswhat fracking opponents argue is the oil and gas industry's clasp over local co
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
what fracking opponents argue is the oil and gas industry's clasp over local control. Despite the controversy, local governments have yet to effect any lasting regulatory change, say officials on both sides of the issue; legislation aimed at... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Along Boulder County's eastern fringes, resistance to oil and gas regulation aboundsfracking opponents argue is the oil and gas industry's clasp over local control
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 days ago
fracking opponents argue is the oil and gas industry's clasp over local control. Though despite the controversy, local governments have yet to effect any lasting regulatory change, say officials on both sides of the issue; legislation aimed at... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Grand Paddle called a 'gift'to the mouth of the Grand began at Five Oaks Education and Retreat Centre and w
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
to the mouth of the Grand began at Five Oaks Education and Retreat Centre and will end on July 28 at Port Maitland on Lake Erie. The trip is supported by Six Nations Tourism, the Six Nations Confederacy, Six Nations elected council, the City of... Read more
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The Alliance Review
A lasting legacy: Ralph Regula helped shape NE OhioMedia Ohio Published: July 21, 2017 3:00 AM When Ralph Regula was a congressma
The Alliance Review / Posted 4 days ago
Media Ohio Published: July 21, 2017 3:00 AM When Ralph Regula was a congressman, he would stand at a booth at the Stark County Fair during Labor Day weekend so he could talk to the people he represented. "He was this wonderful, compassionate... Read more
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The Suburbanite
A lasting legacy: Ralph Regula helped shape NE OhioRegula, who represented residents of Stark County in the U.S. House for 36 year
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
Regula, who represented residents of Stark County in the U.S. House for 36 years, died Wednesday. He was 92. Alison Matas CantonRep.com staff writer When Ralph Regula was a congressman, he would stand at a booth at the Stark County Fair during... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Political Roundup: Democrat launches campaign against CollinsThe Erie County Army veteran is experienced in economic development. By Julie
MPNnow.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Erie County Army veteran is experienced in economic development. By Julie Sherwood jsherwood@messengerpostmedia.com A Gulf War veteran from western New York this week announced her candidacy for the 27th Congressional District. Erin Cole is an... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
What does $80 million buy oil and gas interests? Voter profiles, door knocking and influence at local and statewide levelswould be devoted to Colorado. "The old approach wasn't working anymore," said
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
would be devoted to Colorado. "The old approach wasn't working anymore," said Chris Castilian, a former director of government affairs for Anadarko Petroleum who helped put together the industry blueprint for fighting back. "Every time we... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Elevating Erie survey results are inSam Gordon. director of planning for DeWitt, speaks at the July 11 event at the
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Sam Gordon. director of planning for DeWitt, speaks at the July 11 event at the Erie Canal Museum in Syracuse where the results of the Elevating Erie survey was announced. (Hayleigh Gowans)Show focus on recreation walkways, improved connectivity and... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Rising from the Ashes, a Buffalo Suburb Ends its Dependence on CoalFirst in a series on communities overcoming obstacles to become cleaner and gre
Naked Capitalism / Posted 8 days ago
First in a series on communities overcoming obstacles to become cleaner and greener. Sixteen months ago, the coal-fired Huntley Generating Station, which sits on the banks of the Niagara River, stopped producing power for first time since World War... Read more
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Salon.com
Rising from the ashes, a Buffalo suburb ends its dependence on coalStation, which sits on the banks of the Niagara River, stopped producing power
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
Station, which sits on the banks of the Niagara River, stopped producing power for first time since World War I. Erie County lost its largest air and water polluter. But the town of Tonawanda, a working class Buffalo suburb 13 miles... Read more
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PR.com
30-Year-Old EPA Wetlands Case Takes Favorable Turn for Aggrieved Pennsylvania Farmerof a 1990 EPA-Farmer Wetlands Case for New Discovery and the Filing of $8 Milli
PR.com / Posted 13 days ago
of a 1990 EPA-Farmer Wetlands Case for New Discovery and the Filing of $8 Million of Administrative Claims Against the Government May Facilitate the Resolution of a Very Costly Legal Dispute. Erie County, PA, July 12, 2017 --(PR.com)-- The... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
City Hall, Rath Building getting added securityBUFFALO, NY - There's new security coming to some government buildings in downt
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
BUFFALO, NY - There's new security coming to some government buildings in downtown Buffalo. Leaders say the moves are not a response to any specific threat, but to improve safety. The new security upgrades are being made to Buffalo City Hall and to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
How problem cops stay on the streettheir patrol car. Hamtramck forced him out, but that didn’t stop him from hirin
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
their patrol car. Hamtramck forced him out, but that didn’t stop him from hiring on somewhere else. The deputy in Oakland County whose conduct during a narcotics investigation led to his firing and prosecutors dropping 17 criminal cases. The... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
City water funds probe hits homesof the state auditor’s office, Ohio Attorney General’s office, the Ohio Bureau
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 days ago
of the state auditor’s office, Ohio Attorney General’s office, the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office. McNally said he has no plans to take any disciplinary action against Bozanich. “Anything that is... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo ranks last in online dating safety listwas the 11th worst for violent crime and worst in the entire country for STDs.
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
was the 11th worst for violent crime and worst in the entire country for STDs. To verify those numbers, we contacted the Erie County Health Department and looked through the FBI's crime numbers, which are online. Let's start with the STD... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. One expert likens it to an international highway, only to move electricity — not vehicles. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Chatham This Week / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. One expert likens it to an international highway, only to move electricity — not vehicles. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. One expert likens it to an international highway, only to move electricity — not vehicles. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Sarnia Observer / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. One expert likens it to an international highway, only to move electricity — not vehicles. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under Erie, farther than the distance between London and Kitchener, is one step closer to reality... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under Erie, farther than the distance between London and Kitchener, is one step closer to reality... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under Erie, farther than the distance between London and Kitchener, is one step closer to reality... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Chatham Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under Erie, farther than the distance between London and Kitchener, is one step closer to reality... Read more
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Kincardine News
Erie jolt OK’d for power gridIt would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 Amer
Kincardine News / Posted 21 days ago
It would be a Lake Erie first, allowing Ontario to both export power to 13 American states and import it. A $1-billion, high-voltage power line running under Erie, farther than the distance between London and Kitchener, is one step closer to reality... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Lake Erie line clears federal hurdleA long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distanc
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
A long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distance between London and Kitchener – is one step closer to reality, thanks to a key approval from the feds. Canada’s National Energy Board gave the ITC Lake Erie Connector... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Lake Erie line clears federal hurdleA long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distanc
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 21 days ago
A long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distance between London and Kitchener – is one step closer to reality, thanks to a key approval from the feds. Canada’s National Energy Board gave the ITC Lake Erie Connector... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Lake Erie line clears federal hurdleA long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distanc
Delhi News Record / Posted 21 days ago
A long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distance between London and Kitchener – is one step closer to reality, thanks to a key approval from the feds. Canada’s National Energy Board gave the ITC Lake Erie Connector... Read more
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The Simcoe Reformer
Lake Erie line clears federal hurdleA long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distanc
The Simcoe Reformer / Posted 21 days ago
A long-awaited subterranean Lake Erie electrical line – longer than the distance between London and Kitchener – is one step closer to reality, thanks to a key approval from the feds. Canada’s National Energy Board gave the ITC Lake Erie Connector... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
High ambulance bills still coming inasked the ambulance to take him to the Buffalo VA Medical Center. That's where
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 25 days ago
asked the ambulance to take him to the Buffalo VA Medical Center. That's where they went. Then he was transferred to the Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) for surgery. Woloszyn got billed for two ambulance rides, a total of over $3,000. After... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
July 4 closings announced for government offices, some businesseswill be Tuesday only, others are Monday and Tuesday. Here's the list: While al
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
will be Tuesday only, others are Monday and Tuesday. Here's the list: While all financial institutions, libraries and government offices will be closed Tuesday in observance of Independence Day, a few local government offices will be closed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Amateur photographer captures photo of lightning striking Lake Erie lighthouse | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Broomfield will not protest Extraction applicationmost recent application requests a spacing unit of 1,360 acres covering portion
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 26 days ago
most recent application requests a spacing unit of 1,360 acres covering portions of Broomfield and Weld counties, near Erie. Erie officials have indicated they would like Broomfield's support in promoting some best management precesses with... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cuomo warns of new tax to offset GOP health care plancame with a suggested name: The "Faso-Collins Federal Tax". The name is in ref
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 29 days ago
came with a suggested name: The "Faso-Collins Federal Tax". The name is in reference to Reps. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, Erie County, and John Faso, R-Kinderhook, Columbia County, the congressmen who crafted the county spending amendment Cuomo... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Housing crunch a bar to successful Boulder County homeless strategiesand her staff served 1,500 different people — a 50-percent increase from 2015.
Colorado Daily / Posted 30 days ago
and her staff served 1,500 different people — a 50-percent increase from 2015. Service organizations across the county are in a similar crunch, as individuals and families increasingly find themselves a crisis away from homelessness; the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Housing crunch a bar to successful Boulder County homeless strategiesand her staff served 1,500 different people — a 50-percent increase from 2015.
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted a month ago
and her staff served 1,500 different people — a 50-percent increase from 2015. Service organizations across the county are in a similar crunch, as individuals and families increasingly find themselves a crisis away from homelessness; the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Broomfield council, citizens are subject of opposition research by Washington, D.C. firma communications strategy to advance your client's interests. Our unique approa
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 1 months ago
a communications strategy to advance your client's interests. Our unique approach is borne out of our high stakes experience at the top levels of political campaigns where speed, accuracy, creativity are the keys to victory. Definers media... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Broomfield council, citizens are subject of opposition research by Washington, D.C. firma communications strategy to advance your client's interests. Our unique approa
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 1 months ago
a communications strategy to advance your client's interests. Our unique approach is borne out of our high stakes experience at the top levels of political campaigns where speed, accuracy, creativity are the keys to victory. Definers media... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Food safety inspectors regularly show up at NY restaurantsmost restaurants and other eating places are cited for relatively minor violati
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
most restaurants and other eating places are cited for relatively minor violations, this one prompted the Broome County inspector to order the kitchen closed, the food thrown away and the area immediately cleaned of sanding... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lack of reforms at NY Capitol calledcompel the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to enact reforms before the
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
compel the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to enact reforms before the legislative session ended Wednesday. Good-government groups and some lawmakers ripped the inaction, saying Cuomo quashed a series of bills that would have provided... Read more

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