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TribLIVE
Palmer airport near Latrobe will add 400 spaces to terminal parking | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Westmoreland County Airport Authorities will revi
Palmer airport near Latrobe will add 400 spaces to terminal parking
TribLIVE / Posted 28 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Westmoreland County Airport Authorities will review ongoing projects at Arnold Palmer... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Gravel parking lots to be paved at Green Pond LandingGravel parking lots at Green Pond Landing will be paved soon in preparation for
Gravel parking lots to be paved at Green Pond Landing
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted an hour ago
Gravel parking lots at Green Pond Landing will be paved soon in preparation for a series of upcoming fishing tournaments, an Anderson County official said Tuesday. About $200,000 will be spent to pave an 80-space parking lot and half of a 102-space... Read more
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The Border Mail
A street’s integral roleTake a look at the history of Wodonga Street, Albury. WODONGA STREET HISTORY:
A street’s integral role
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Take a look at the history of Wodonga Street, Albury. WODONGA STREET HISTORY: Pictured is the Albury Union Bridge in 1895. The present concrete bridge was opened in 1961. WODONGA Street has played an integral role with each of the three Union... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Marengo City Council OKs new quarry developmentThe quarry, owned by Super Aggregates, is set to be built in the area west of R
Marengo City Council OKs new quarry development
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
The quarry, owned by Super Aggregates, is set to be built in the area west of Route 23 and south of Pleasant Grove Road. The city council approved 80 acres in the area be annexed into the city and zoned the 255-acre property for manufacturing and... Read more
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BC Local News
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy boardLangley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mo
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy board
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
Langley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion during a 40-minute presentation to the National Energy Board on Jan. 23. The local environmental group was one of several intervenors to speak... Read more
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Langley Times
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy boardLangley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mo
Salmon River advocates voice pipeline fears to energy board
Langley Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Langley’s Salmon River Enhancement Society made its case regarding the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion during a 40-minute presentation to the National Energy Board on Jan. 23. The local environmental group was one of several intervenors to speak... Read more
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Alaska Public
Brent Sass leads Yukon Quest mushers out of Eagle Frontrunners in the Yukon Quest are running toward the race’s halfway point a
Brent Sass leads Yukon Quest mushers out of Eagle
Alaska Public / Posted 6 hours ago
Frontrunners in the Yukon Quest are running toward the race’s halfway point at Dawson City, Yukon. Defending Quest champion Brent Sass continues to lead the race. The Eureka musher was in an out of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Rural mum tells of horror midnight snake biteIT WAS stinking hot, the industrial fan we put on in desperation to try and get
Rural mum tells of horror midnight snake bite
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
IT WAS stinking hot, the industrial fan we put on in desperation to try and get some reprieve from the heat was loud and offered little relief. Out of the fog of sleep, I heard the intercom go off, it was 1.30am. I raced to the phone and picked it... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Another man sentenced in $3M heist at Lenox JewelersAnother member of the five-man gang that carried out a violent kidnapping and m
Another man sentenced in $3M heist at Lenox Jewelers
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 hours ago
Another member of the five-man gang that carried out a violent kidnapping and multi-million-dollar heist at a Fairfield jewelry store in 2013 has been sentenced to more than 14 years in prison. Kassam Hennix, 42, of Easton, Pa., was sentenced Monday... Read more
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examiner.com
Indian man eats a bowl of sand everydayRemember when you were a kid and bullies used to make you eat dirt? Or that tim
Indian man eats a bowl of sand everyday
examiner.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Remember when you were a kid and bullies used to make you eat dirt? Or that time you swallowed a rock on accident? Did you like it? Well it seems Hans Raj may have, as he now travels around sampling sand, gravel, and other manner of sediment as part... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Winter wonderland weekendAfter a brief hiatus, the Orillia Winter Carnival is back in full form. As you
Winter wonderland weekend
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 7 hours ago
After a brief hiatus, the Orillia Winter Carnival is back in full form. As you read this, there are volunteers carving blocks of ice out of Lake Couchiching and using them like giant Lego pieces to build a winter wonderland right along our... Read more
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Independent
Aberdeen council discusses upgrades to Veterans Park | February 11, 2016Veterans Memorial Park at Cliffwood Beach will soon be getting a makeover that
Aberdeen council discusses upgrades to Veterans Park | February 11, 2016
Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
Veterans Memorial Park at Cliffwood Beach will soon be getting a makeover that the governing body hopes will translate the site into an attractive destination spot for years to come. “We are very excited about this because it is probably one of the... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
2 Yale students slightly injured when school bus crashesYALE, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two Yale school district st
2 Yale students slightly injured when school bus crashes
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 hours ago
YALE, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two Yale school district students refused treatment for minor head injuries when the school bus they were riding crashed and rolled onto its side. An OHP report says the 12-year-old boy and... Read more
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News Transcript
DATEBOOK | February 11, 2016 The Manalapan Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee will host a Lionel train sh
DATEBOOK | February 11, 2016
News Transcript / Posted 9 hours ago
 The Manalapan Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee will host a Lionel train show at the Manalapan Community Center, 114 Route 33 West, Manalapan, on Feb. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend and to enjoy the train displays.... Read more
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News Transcript
Bulletin Board | February 11, 2016 The Manalapan Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee will host a Lionel train sh
Bulletin Board | February 11, 2016
News Transcript / Posted 9 hours ago
 The Manalapan Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee will host a Lionel train show at the Manalapan Community Center, 114 Route 33 West, Manalapan, on Feb. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend and to enjoy the train displays.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2 Yale students slightly injured when school bus crashesYALE, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two Yale school district st
2 Yale students slightly injured when school bus crashes
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 hours ago
YALE, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two Yale school district students refused treatment for minor head injuries when the school bus they were riding crashed and rolled onto its side. An OHP report says the 12-year-old boy and... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Breitung plans water projectThe township board Monday agreed to seek bids for the four project areas: Breit
Breitung plans water project
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
The township board Monday agreed to seek bids for the four project areas: Breitung Avenue, West Withworth Avenue, East Withworth Avenue and Park Avenue, and Coolidge Avenue. According to estimates from GEI Consultants of Iron River, the total... Read more
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Times of Malta
For a safer carnivalCarnival company members said floats were checked numerous times to ensure driv
For a safer carnival
Times of Malta / Posted 10 hours ago
Carnival company members said floats were checked numerous times to ensure drivers had all appropriate licences. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier Health and safety standards surrounding carnival celebrations in Valletta were significantly increased this... Read more
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Western Advocate
Loss of venues led to business ideasA sod has not even been turned for Bathurst’s newest function centre, and alrea
Loss of venues led to business ideas
Western Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
A sod has not even been turned for Bathurst’s newest function centre, and already it has received more than 120 inquiries and 10 confirmed bookings. SISTER ACT: Melissa and Kayla Atkins will soon be running Bathurst’s newest purpose-built wedding... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Nielson Construction sells to Staker Parson company - February 9, 2016As of Feb. 1, it is official that Nielson Construction has been sold to Staker
Nielson Construction sells to Staker Parson company - February 9, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 11 hours ago
As of Feb. 1, it is official that Nielson Construction has been sold to Staker and Parsons. The parent company is Old Castle. Nielson Construction does work in Emery, Carbon and Uintah counties as well as around the state. Meetings are being held in... Read more
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iol.co.za
A course to take on the wilderness* On IOL's new site, galleries are best viewed in full screen mode. Just click
A course to take on the wilderness
iol.co.za / Posted 11 hours ago
* On IOL's new site, galleries are best viewed in full screen mode. Just click on the icon in the top left hand corner. Orlando, Florida - Like many lazy people who love to travel, I typically prepare for my next trip by waiting till the morning of... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Lucinda Williams to headline Jimmie Rodgers FestivalFor the second year in a row, Meridian will host some of the year's hottest cou
Lucinda Williams to headline Jimmie Rodgers Festival
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 11 hours ago
For the second year in a row, Meridian will host some of the year's hottest country and americana acts for May's Jimmie Rodgers Festival. Lucinida Williams takes the headlining spot at the 63rd annual Festival in honor of Rodgers, "the father of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Senator calls for investigation into Royal Caribbean after huge stormWhy did cruise ship set sail into monster storm when it had been forecast for d
Senator calls for investigation into Royal Caribbean after huge storm
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
Why did cruise ship set sail into monster storm when it had been forecast for days? Senator calls for investigation into Royal Caribbean after treacherous journey left passengers terrified Sen. Bill Nelson called for investigation into a Royal... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Construction begins on Rogers Centre dirt infieldStephen Brooks, the Blue Jays’ senior vice president of business, shared photos
Construction begins on Rogers Centre dirt infield
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 12 hours ago
Stephen Brooks, the Blue Jays’ senior vice president of business, shared photos of the infield Tuesday morning. Morning all. As promised, a couple photos. Good progress so far. pic.twitter.com/rluvLvFm0I The Blue Jays announced last week that they... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Draft regulations to declare network of marine protected areas“The declaration of these new MPAs aims to create approximately 70‚000km2 of ma
Draft regulations to declare network of marine protected areas
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 hours ago
“The declaration of these new MPAs aims to create approximately 70‚000km2 of marine protected areas‚ bringing our ocean protection within the South African Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) to more than 5%‚” Molewa said on Tuesday. The following are... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Portland issues peninsula parking ban Tuesday nightThe city of Portland has issued a parking ban beginning Tuesday night for the n
Portland issues peninsula parking ban Tuesday night
WMTW Portland / Posted 13 hours ago
The city of Portland has issued a parking ban beginning Tuesday night for the neighborhoods located on the city's peninsula. The ban will run from 10 p.m. Tuesday until 6 a.m. Wednesday, according to city spokeswoman Jessica Grondin. The city... Read more
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The News & Observer
Martin Marietta earnings hurt by rainy fourth quarter | News & Observer February 9, 2016 9:10 AM Raleigh company reported record
Martin Marietta earnings hurt by rainy fourth quarter
The News & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
| News & Observer February 9, 2016 9:10 AM Raleigh company reported record sales and profitability for both Q4 and... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Central High's remarkable journeyLate on a Friday night in early September, Kingsland, Georgia, is a ghost town.
Miami Central High's remarkable journey
Miami New Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Late on a Friday night in early September, Kingsland, Georgia, is a ghost town. Stores are shuttered, restaurants empty. Save for a Wal-Mart Supercenter and a mile-long strip of fast-food joints and cheap motels, the city of 15,000 is quiet and... Read more
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CTV News
Man wants province to take responsibility for car repairs after gravel damageAn Alberta man is asking the province to take some responsibility after strong
Man wants province to take responsibility for car repairs after gravel damage
CTV News / Posted 15 hours ago
An Alberta man is asking the province to take some responsibility after strong winds blasted gravel at his new SUV, causing $17,000 in damage. Kosta Keramaris says he was driving his recently-purchased BMW along Edmonton's Anthony Henday Drive, also... Read more
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PhysOrg
Why not recycled concrete?From paper towels to cups to plastic bottles, products made from recycled mater
Why not recycled concrete?
PhysOrg / Posted 15 hours ago
From paper towels to cups to plastic bottles, products made from recycled materials permeate our lives. One notable exception is building materials. Why can't we recycle concrete from our deteriorating infrastructure for use as material in new... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heistKassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be s
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heist
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 hours ago
Kassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be spending another 14 years in prison for his role in the $3.1 million robbery of Lenox Jewelers in Fairfield in 2013. Hennix’s criminal history includes a conviction for... Read more
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Daily Mail
The man addicted to eating SAND: Rare condition means Indian labourer consumes a plate of gravel a day Hans R
The man addicted to eating SAND
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
: Rare condition means Indian labourer consumes a plate of gravel a day Hans Raj began eating sand at age 20 and quickly became addicted Now eats a plate of gravel a day and snacks on bricks and pieces of... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heistKassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be s
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heist
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 hours ago
Kassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be spending another 14 years in prison for his role in the $3.1 million robbery of Lenox Jewelers in Fairfield in 2013. Hennix’s criminal history includes a conviction for... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
GDOT crews prepare to combat black iceGeorgia Department of Transportation crews have been out all night, spraying th
GDOT crews prepare to combat black ice
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 15 hours ago
Georgia Department of Transportation crews have been out all night, spraying the roadways with a saltwater mixture to keep ice from forming and drivers safe. Crews are focusing mainly on highways north of the perimeter, including I-75, 575, 85,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heistKassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be s
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heist
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
Kassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be spending another 14 years in prison for his role in the $3.1 million robbery of Lenox Jewelers in Fairfield in 2013. Hennix’s criminal history includes a conviction for... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heistKassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be s
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heist
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
Kassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be spending another 14 years in prison for his role in the $3.1 million robbery of Lenox Jewelers in Fairfield in 2013. Hennix’s criminal history includes a conviction for... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heistKassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be s
Career criminal gets 14 years on Fairfield jewelry heist
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 hours ago
Kassan Hennix, who has spent nearly half of his 42 years behind bars, will be spending another 14 years in prison for his role in the $3.1 million robbery of Lenox Jewelers in Fairfield in 2013. Hennix’s criminal history includes a conviction for... Read more
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WALB Albany
GDOT crews prepare to combat black iceGeorgia Department of Transportation crews have been out all night, spraying th
GDOT crews prepare to combat black ice
WALB Albany / Posted 15 hours ago
Georgia Department of Transportation crews have been out all night, spraying the roadways with a saltwater mixture to keep ice from forming and drivers safe. Crews are focusing mainly on highways north of the perimeter, including I-75, 575, 85,... Read more
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Gulf News
Khalid overcomes challenging test in SwedenWeather forces organisers to cut down on stages Karlstad, Sweden: The Abu Dhab
Khalid overcomes challenging test in Sweden
Gulf News / Posted 16 hours ago
Weather forces organisers to cut down on stages Karlstad, Sweden: The Abu Dhabi Total World Rally Team driver Shaikh Khalid Bin Faisal Al Qasimi had an early taste of what awaits him at Rally Sweden, to be held on February 11-14 following testing in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Riddle of cement's structure is finally solvedThis image of a simulated concrete sample shows the "packing fraction" which de
Riddle of cement's structure is finally solved
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
This image of a simulated concrete sample shows the "packing fraction" which describes the fraction of the volume that is filled with solid material. In this case, the average packing fraction is 0.52. Colors indicate the variations within the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
World's freakiest eater? Man scoffs sand and gravel for 25 yearsThis man scoffs a plate of gravel and sand every day and says he has never been
World's freakiest eater? Man scoffs sand and gravel for 25 years
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
This man scoffs a plate of gravel and sand every day and says he has never been sick. The 45-year-old's odd habit has gained him the nickname "sand man" in his village and he even travels around to collect different sands, gravels and fragments of... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan's proposed 75-80 mph speed limit would be highest in MidwestLANSING, MI -- If a law to increase speed limits on rural freeways in Michigan
Michigan's proposed 75-80 mph speed limit would be highest in Midwest
MLive.com / Posted 17 hours ago
LANSING, MI -- If a law to increase speed limits on rural freeways in Michigan passes the state will have the highest speed limits in the Great Lakes region and tie South Dakota for the highest speed limits in the Midwest. Rep. Bradford Jacobsen,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesMARRIAGE LICENSE ■ Justin Kane Rogers and Amy Krystyne Ryczak, both of Jermym.
Lackawanna County Court Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
MARRIAGE LICENSE ■ Justin Kane Rogers and Amy Krystyne Ryczak, both of Jermym. PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS ■ Rebecca S. Kyttle, Scranton, to David A. Wagner, Scranton; a property at 722 N. Sumner Ave., Scranton, for $85,000. ■ Maurina Angeline, by her... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Dreams now dust: Farm nightmare at the coalfaceA LOCAL couple have spoken of their anguish at inadvertently becoming the forgo
Dreams now dust: Farm nightmare at the coalface
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 19 hours ago
A LOCAL couple have spoken of their anguish at inadvertently becoming the forgotten victims of the state’s lucrative coalmining boom. A LOCAL couple have spoken of their anguish at inadvertently becoming the forgotten victims of the state’s... Read more
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Super Sport
Ajax to make final Caf call today Ajax Cape Town are expected to confirm today whether or not they will compete
Ajax to make final Caf call today
Super Sport / Posted 20 hours ago
Ajax Cape Town are expected to confirm today whether or not they will compete in the African Confederation Cup this coming weekend with a preliminary round away leg looming in Angola against Sagrada Esperança. The... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
County’s cost for adopting private roads would be highMadison County commissioners are frequently asked to consider taking over the m
County’s cost for adopting private roads would be high
The Madison County Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Madison County commissioners are frequently asked to consider taking over the maintenance of certain private roads in the county. But the group is always hesitant, because there are 140 private roads and not enough money to take over all of... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Kirksville man dies after accident on Highway 157A Kirksville man died Sunday morning after a traffic accident on Highway 157, a
Kirksville man dies after accident on Highway 157
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 22 hours ago
A Kirksville man died Sunday morning after a traffic accident on Highway 157, about three miles west of Kirksville.According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Charles V. Pratte, 63, was pronounced dead at Northeast Regional Medical Center... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Accused home invader faces long sentenceCollin Benjamin Decoteau, 32, could receive up to 35 years in prison if he is c
Accused home invader faces long sentence
Minot Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
Collin Benjamin Decoteau, 32, could receive up to 35 years in prison if he is convicted of all the charges against him. According to a criminal affidavit filed with the court, Decoteau knocked on the door of a home on Hiawatha Street and forced his... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Thieves steal vehicles, items from vehiclesThe Newton County Sheriff’s Department recovered several stolen vehicles Thursd
Thieves steal vehicles, items from vehicles
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
The Newton County Sheriff’s Department recovered several stolen vehicles Thursday and is investigating several incidents of items stolen from vehicles. The Newton County Sheriff’s Department recovered several stolen vehicles Thursday and is... Read more
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Science Daily
Why not recycled concrete?"While concrete is the most commonly used construction material on earth, it is
Why not recycled concrete?
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
"While concrete is the most commonly used construction material on earth, it is also the biggest in terms of environmental impact," said Yahya "Gino" Kurama, a professor of civil and environmental engineering and earth sciences, who is leading the... Read more
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