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The Advertiser-Tribune
John Van Der Laar, 90, died Thursday morning, Sept. 3, 2015, at his home in rural Helena. John
John Van Der Laar
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
, 90, died Thursday morning, Sept. 3, 2015, at his home in rural Helena. John was born Nov. 3, 1924, in Boekel, North Brabant, in the Netherlands, to Jacobus and Marie (Linders) van der Laar. He married Henrika (Riek) Rijkers May... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Commission announces board vacancyAs of Friday, County Clerk Mark Rhodes said 2,372 signatures have been submitte
Commission announces board vacancy
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
As of Friday, County Clerk Mark Rhodes said 2,372 signatures have been submitted to his office for verification, and of those, 2,095 have been verified and counted. "As of this date there are 34,049 registered voters in the coverage area, so 3,400... Read more
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TribLIVE
Farmers fear 2nd attack of bird fluWASHINGTON — The arrival of cooler weather in the upper Midwest has poultry far
Farmers fear 2nd attack of bird flu
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The arrival of cooler weather in the upper Midwest has poultry farmers worrying about the return of bird flu, which last spring wiped out more than 48 million chickens and turkeys nationwide. The U.S. Department of Agriculture spent $191... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Silo rescue tube donated in honor of victimPARIS, Texas -- The Lamar County Farm Bureau has unveiled a new grain rescue tu
Silo rescue tube donated in honor of victim
KXII Sherman / Posted 4 hours ago
PARIS, Texas -- The Lamar County Farm Bureau has unveiled a new grain rescue tube dedicated to the memory of a Paris man who died in a silo accident earlier this year. "His wife told me that they had a body bag, and they put Paul in the bag. They... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Lanark business puts BBQ on wheelsIn fact, co-owners Scott Herren and Chas Welch can drive off with the kitchen a
Lanark business puts BBQ on wheels
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 hours ago
In fact, co-owners Scott Herren and Chas Welch can drive off with the kitchen any time they want. But just because the kitchen is on wheels doesn’t mean it doesn’t offer a wide array of mouth-watering barbecue dishes, such as a pulled pork loaded... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Junior fair members compete for Outstanding Youth awardsStaff report CANFIELD Fourteen local junior fair members are up for the Outst
Junior fair members compete for Outstanding Youth awards
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 hours ago
Staff report CANFIELD Fourteen local junior fair members are up for the Outstanding Youth awards this year at the 169th Canfield Fair. The one female winner and one male winner will be announced at 2 p.m. Thursday on the Concourse Stage along with... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Auditor hosts info session on CAUV changesAbout 20 Clark County farmers gathered in South Vienna this week as Clark Count
Auditor hosts info session on CAUV changes
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
About 20 Clark County farmers gathered in South Vienna this week as Clark County Auditor John Federer highlighted upcoming changes to their taxes. The Current Agricultural Use Value is a roughly 40-year-old formula designed to keep taxes more... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
Three added to Fair Legends Hall of FameSpecial appreciation was given to three individuals for their dedication to the
Three added to Fair Legends Hall of Fame
ChillicotheNews / Posted 15 hours ago
Special appreciation was given to three individuals for their dedication to the Livingston County Fair and were inducted into the Fair Legends Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Mervyn Jenkins Expo Center Thursday evening. The recognition was made... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Senator Cory Gardner visits Sterling sugar beet farmSTERLING — Sen. Cory Gardner has been visiting various agricultural sites this
Senator Cory Gardner visits Sterling sugar beet farm
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
STERLING — Sen. Cory Gardner has been visiting various agricultural sites this week as part of a Farm Tour and Thursday he paid a visit to Chris Fritzler's sugar beet farm in Sterling, where he heard from several in the agricultural community about... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Reality is a $1.8 million goalJefferson City residents Lakaisha McCaleb and Elijah Mayfield stood together on
Reality is a $1.8 million goal
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Jefferson City residents Lakaisha McCaleb and Elijah Mayfield stood together on stage at the United Way of Central Missouri’s annual campaign kickoff luncheon inside Capitol Plaza Hotel’s ballroom. In telling their stories Thursday, they talked... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Plant Board to act on grain-dealer rulesThe state Plant Board is expected to approve rules regulating grain dealers in
Plant Board to act on grain-dealer rules
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
The state Plant Board is expected to approve rules regulating grain dealers in Arkansas today, giving the agency a paper trail to track crops from the farmer to the buyer. "We have had extensive discussions with the industry and they don't have any... Read more
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South Maryland News
EPA: Maryland farmers lead in pollution reduction effortsHard work is paying off for Maryland farmers, as the U.S. Environmental Protect
EPA: Maryland farmers lead in pollution reduction efforts
South Maryland News / Posted yesterday
Hard work is paying off for Maryland farmers, as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency completed an evaluation of the state’s animal agriculture regulations and programs, which found that Maryland has a “robust and well-implemented state... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Group backs Ohio water quality funds COLUMBUS — An agriculture-led coalition on Thursday backed the idea of borrow
Group backs Ohio water quality funds
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
COLUMBUS — An agriculture-led coalition on Thursday backed the idea of borrowing $100 million a year and creating a private-public trust fund to invest in efforts to improve water quality in Ohio. The Healthy... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Board of Commissioners declare drought emergency in Marion CountyThe Marion County Board of Commissioners have declared a drought emergency on T
Board of Commissioners declare drought emergency in Marion County
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
The Marion County Board of Commissioners have declared a drought emergency on Thursday. The Board of Commissioners will request a state declaration from Governor Brown. If granted, Marion County will join 24 of Oregon's 36 counties receiving... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California farm revenue grew in 2014 despite droughtCalifornia farmers took in more revenue despite the drought in 2014, according
California farm revenue grew in 2014 despite drought
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
California farmers took in more revenue despite the drought in 2014, according to new federal statistics, but their profits declined. Figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service and the Pacific Institute environmental... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Coalition backs investment in Ohio water quality improvements COLUMBUS — An agriculture-led coalition today backed the idea of borrowing $1
Coalition backs investment in Ohio water quality improvements
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
COLUMBUS — An agriculture-led coalition today backed the idea of borrowing $100 million a year to invest in efforts to improve water quality in the state. The Healthy Water Ohio... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Daily Update for Sept. 3• Individuals interested in being a Fredericksburg Academic Boosters mentor are
Daily Update for Sept. 3
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted yesterday
• Individuals interested in being a Fredericksburg Academic Boosters mentor are invited to a general meeting at 11 a.m. today at the Hill Country University Center. Orientation for new mentors will follow at 11:45 a.m. At the lunch, Fredericksburg... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Jimmy Sturr and the onion eatersPINE ISLAND, N.Y. -- The Pine Island Chamber of Commerce will hold its eighth a
Jimmy Sturr and the onion eaters
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
PINE ISLAND, N.Y. -- The Pine Island Chamber of Commerce will hold its eighth annual Pine Island Onion Eating Contest on Sunday, Sept. 6, at the Polish Legion of American Veterans Pavilion, 16 Legion Road, at 4 p.m. This event is held in cooperation... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
He grows fruits and vegetables in Orient. But county says that's not 'farming'Dr. Ralph Caselnova admits he was looking for “open space” when he and his wife
He grows fruits and vegetables in Orient. But county says that's not 'farming'
The Suffolk Times / Posted yesterday
Dr. Ralph Caselnova admits he was looking for “open space” when he and his wife, Catherine, bought 16 acres north of Main Road in Orient in 1998. The couple built a house on the non-farmland portion of the property and, by 2001, had begun growing... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Short lesson in milk qualityA recent ad has generated a lot of discussion. It's cute and features happy cow
Short lesson in milk quality
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
A recent ad has generated a lot of discussion. It's cute and features happy cows in a classroom trying to convince you to buy their particular brand of milk. Well, I guess I want to be a substitute teacher for the class. Today's lesson is on milk... Read more
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KXII Sherman
First responders to demonstrate silo rescuesPARIS, Texas -- The Lamar County Farm Bureau will unveil a new silo rescue tube
First responders to demonstrate silo rescues
KXII Sherman / Posted 2 days ago
PARIS, Texas -- The Lamar County Farm Bureau will unveil a new silo rescue tube to the public Thursday. They will provide free demonstrations at the love civic center starting at 4:00 p.m. County Extension agent Mike Morrow says people can learn... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
NOAA climate change expert: Business can mitigate, adapt or sufferA climate change expert told a group of Colorado business leaders that they hav
NOAA climate change expert: Business can mitigate, adapt or suffer
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A climate change expert told a group of Colorado business leaders that they have three options when it comes to addressing climate change: mitigating, adapting or suffering. "I don't want to be on the planet when we go through some of that... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Canfield Fair opens with the official ribbon cutting ceremony, crowning of 4-H king and queen ThursdayThe 169th Canfield Fair opened today, but Thursday is the official opening cere
Canfield Fair opens with the official ribbon cutting ceremony, crowning of 4-H king and queen Thursday
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 days ago
The 169th Canfield Fair opened today, but Thursday is the official opening ceremony with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Also designated as Youth Day, high school band shows start at 11 a.m. in the grandstands. Mahoning County Junior Fair youth... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Mautino's legislation to help employers cut red tape, create jobs now law“Employers choosing to locate or expand in Illinois can face an unnecessary del
Mautino's legislation to help employers cut red tape, create jobs now law
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
“Employers choosing to locate or expand in Illinois can face an unnecessary delay when they are required to apply for permits from the federal government that could instead be provided quickly and efficiently by the state,” Mautino said. Under... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Perrysburg billboard advertises farms focusing on water conservationBillboards have been popping up to advertise that not all farmers are polluting
Perrysburg billboard advertises farms focusing on water conservation
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 2 days ago
Billboards have been popping up to advertise that not all farmers are polluting the water and most are conserving as much as they can. A partnership by the Water and Soil Conservation District, Farm Bureau, and OSU Extension have rented billboard... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Jefferson County Farm Bureau WomenJEFFERSON COUNTY FARM BUREAU WOMEN The will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Piz
Jefferson County Farm Bureau Women
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
JEFFERSON COUNTY FARM BUREAU WOMEN The will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Pizza Ranch. The roll-call response will be climate and population of England. This will be just a business meeting; the program will be... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Leading Off: Top community newsDetective Dave White Memorial Golf Tournament registration Registration contin
Leading Off: Top community news
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Detective Dave White Memorial Golf Tournament registration Registration continues through Saturday, Oct. 17, for the fourth annual Detective Dave White Memorial Golf Tournament, which will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, at Eagle Harbor Golf... Read more
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Wilson County News
Grain prices to declineSeptember 2, 2015 | 14 views | Post a commentGrain farmers should brace for a
Grain prices to decline
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
September 2, 2015 | 14 views | Post a commentGrain farmers should brace for a drop in net incomes this year as the prices for corn, soybeans, and wheat have fallen significantly from recent years, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation in... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Rule takes a hit in courtThe Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) adopted a new clean water rule that p
Rule takes a hit in court
Rolla Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) adopted a new clean water rule that prompted Missouri and 12 other states to file a motion for a preliminary injunction to keep the rule from going into effect and won, according to announcements from... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas Farmers Brace for New Clean Water Rule - Texas Farmers Brace for New Clean Water Rule by Ally Mutnick The Texas Tribune Sept. 2 2015 In the 65 years that Tommy Calvert has grown hay and raised cattle in Denton County he’s never applied for a...In the 65 years that Tommy Calvert has grown hay and raised cattle in Denton Co
Texas Farmers Brace for New Clean Water Rule - Texas Farmers Brace for New Clean Water Rule by Ally Mutnick The Texas Tribune Sept. 2 2015 In the 65 years that Tommy Calvert has grown hay and raised cattle in Denton County he’s never applied for a...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
In the 65 years that Tommy Calvert has grown hay and raised cattle in Denton County, he’s never applied for a federal permit. But with a new national clean water rule in effect, he's not sure if it's something he needs to think about. After heavy... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
FAA approves fleet of 324 commercial dronesNEW YORK — It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a drone. The Federal Aviation Admin
FAA approves fleet of 324 commercial drones
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK — It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a drone. The Federal Aviation Administration approved a fleet of 324 commercial drones — the largest fleet ever OK’d at one time. Measure, the company that owns the drones, said in its petition to the FAA... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
NOAA climate change expert: Business can mitigate, adapt or sufferA climate change expert told a group of Colorado business leaders that they hav
NOAA climate change expert: Business can mitigate, adapt or suffer
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 days ago
A climate change expert told a group of Colorado business leaders that they have three options when it comes to addressing climate change: mitigating, adapting or suffering. "I don't want to be on the planet when we go through some of that... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
FAA approves fleet of 324 commercial dronesIt’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a drone. The Federal Aviation Administration a
FAA approves fleet of 324 commercial drones
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a drone. The Federal Aviation Administration approved a fleet of 324 commercial drones — the largest fleet ever OK’d at one time. Measure, the company that owns the drones, said in its petition to the FAA that the... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
The EPA's clean water rule: What you need to knowPage 2 of 3 - The wording of the rule, despite arguments from the EPA, has had
The EPA's clean water rule: What you need to know
Rolla Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Page 2 of 3 - The wording of the rule, despite arguments from the EPA, has had farmers, elected officials and agribusiness owners concerned from the beginning. The Missouri Farm Bureau has been critical of the rule, warning that the act was... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
FAA approves 324 commercial drones; largest fleet ever okayed at one timeWASHINGTON, D.C. — It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a drone. The Federal Aviatio
FAA approves 324 commercial drones; largest fleet ever okayed at one time
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. — It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a drone. The Federal Aviation Administration approved a fleet of 324 commercial drones — the largest fleet ever OK’d at one time. Measure, the company that owns the drones, said in its petition to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego's North County Is 'Epicenter' Of Succulent BoomAs the market for water thirsty plants dries up, sales of cacti and succulents
San Diego's North County Is 'Epicenter' Of Succulent Boom
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
As the market for water thirsty plants dries up, sales of cacti and succulents are thriving — and San Diego’s North County is ground zero for all things succulent. Debra Lee Baldwin’s garden in the hills north of Escondido is full of succulents —... Read more
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Denver Post
NOAA climate change expert: Business can mitigate, adapt or sufferA climate change expert told a group of Colorado business leaders that they hav
NOAA climate change expert: Business can mitigate, adapt or suffer
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
A climate change expert told a group of Colorado business leaders that they have three options when it comes to addressing climate change: mitigating, adapting or suffering. "I don't want to be on the planet when we go through some of that... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
NJ Apple Harvest UnderwayIt’s apple picking time for New Jersey farmers. Win Cowgill is an agriculture
NJ Apple Harvest Underway
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 3 days ago
It’s apple picking time for New Jersey farmers. Win Cowgill is an agriculture agent with Rutgers Cooperative Extension. He says dry weather has helped produce an outstanding apple crop in the Garden State. ‘While our lawns look a little brown, it’s... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Hancock fair offers several new activitiesAlthough there's a lot of tradition behind the three-day event at Tomlinson Run
Hancock fair offers several new activities
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Although there's a lot of tradition behind the three-day event at Tomlinson Run State Park, fair organizers are always looking for something new to keep things interesting. This year's fair, scheduled for Sept. 11-13, will feature new bands, more... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Farm Groups Ask Congress To Stop Water RuleLast week, an injunction filed by 13 states stopping the EPA's Waters of the U.
Farm Groups Ask Congress To Stop Water Rule
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
Last week, an injunction filed by 13 states stopping the EPA's Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule was passed by a Federal Judge in North Dakota. The injunction delays implementation for nine months while the courts review the lawsuit. However, the EPA... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bentonville School Board interviews applicantsBENTONVILLE -- The School Board on Monday interviewed seven people interested i
Bentonville School Board interviews applicants
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
BENTONVILLE -- The School Board on Monday interviewed seven people interested in filling the board's vacant Zone 7 position. Applicants included an elementary school teacher, a corporate executive and an Arkansas Farm Bureau agent. The five women... Read more
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Freeman journal
Mae Etta Cramer, 89, ClarionFuneral services for Mae Etta Cramer will be held on Thursday, September 3, 201
Mae Etta Cramer, 89, Clarion
Freeman journal / Posted 4 days ago
Funeral services for Mae Etta Cramer will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the United Church of Christ Congregational, 405 2nd Street in Blairsburg, with Pastor Tom Bower officiating. A private family burial will take place at... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastThe Lake House, a hotel business on West Eighth Street, was sold by Henry A. Ho
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The Lake House, a hotel business on West Eighth Street, was sold by Henry A. Hotchkiss to William F. Stormer. The deal did not include the real estate, though Stormer did purchase all of the business, furnishings and equipment. Hotchkiss managed the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Miss Craighead County Rice highlights Arkansas prominence in rice productionBrookland high school senior Ragen Hodges has grown up around a rice farm. Now
Miss Craighead County Rice highlights Arkansas prominence in rice production
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 days ago
Brookland high school senior Ragen Hodges has grown up around a rice farm. Now, she’s sharing her knowledge with everyone she meets as Miss Craighead County Rice. “We went to Brinkley last weekend and competed with, I think it was 10 other girls,”... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Civil Dockets for Terrebonne Parish: Aug. 28, 2015

CIVIL DOCKETS:

• Defendant: Brian Franco; Plaintiff: Rosangela

Civil Dockets for Terrebonne Parish: Aug. 28, 2015
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago

CIVIL DOCKETS:

• Defendant: Brian Franco; Plaintiff: Rosangela Franco; Divorce; $N/A; Entry#175045 on 7/24/2015.

• Defendant: Dustin Naquin; Plaintiff: Credit Acceptance Corp; Contract; $N/A; Entry#175046 on 7/24/2015.

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The Houma Courier
Civil Dockets for Terrebonne Parish: Aug. 28, 2015

CIVIL DOCKETS:

• Defendant: Brian Franco; Plaintiff: Rosangela

Civil Dockets for Terrebonne Parish: Aug. 28, 2015
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago

CIVIL DOCKETS:

• Defendant: Brian Franco; Plaintiff: Rosangela Franco; Divorce; $N/A; Entry#175045 on 7/24/2015.

• Defendant: Dustin Naquin; Plaintiff: Credit Acceptance Corp; Contract; $N/A; Entry#175046 on 7/24/2015.

•... Read more

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Washington Evening Journal
Elray HoylmanWELLMAN — Elray Eugene Hoylman, 84, of North English, died Wednesday, Aug. 26,
Elray Hoylman
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 4 days ago
WELLMAN — Elray Eugene Hoylman, 84, of North English, died Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in his home. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 31, at West Union Mennonite Church in Parnell. His family was present to greet visitors from 3... Read more
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Salem News
Outstanding Youth Award will be presented ThursdayThe award was established to provide an opportunity to recognize youth who are
Outstanding Youth Award will be presented Thursday
Salem News / Posted 5 days ago
The award was established to provide an opportunity to recognize youth who are involved in one or more of the seven Junior Fair Youth Organizations - Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Future Farmers of America, Camp Fire USA, Farm Bureau, Grange and 4-H- and... Read more
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FOX Illinois
Durbin Works With Central Illinois Farmers on Potential Cuba Exports -Updated: Sunday, August 30 2015, 10:22 PM CDTIllinois farmers could soon have m
Durbin Works With Central Illinois Farmers on Potential Cuba Exports -
FOX Illinois / Posted 5 days ago
Updated: Sunday, August 30 2015, 10:22 PM CDTIllinois farmers could soon have more buyers for their products if Sen. Dick Durbin, D-IL, gets his way. is talking to farmers about possibilities of selling to Cuba, now that trade has resumed between... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
State farmers relieved after EPA Clean Water Rule blocked from going into effectTri-State farmers are breathing a sigh of relief, at least for now, after a jud
State farmers relieved after EPA Clean Water Rule blocked from going into effect
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
Tri-State farmers are breathing a sigh of relief, at least for now, after a judge temporarily blocked the implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Clean Water Rule. The "Waters of the U.S," or WOTUS, rule would broaden... Read more
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