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CBS Baltimore
Heat Index Could Make It Feel Like 109 Degrees in Md. TodayBALTIMORE (WJZ) — A heat advisory will be in effect throughout most of Marylan
Heat Index Could Make It Feel Like 109 Degrees in Md. Today
CBS Baltimore / Posted 23 hours ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A heat advisory will be in effect throughout most of Maryland from noon to 8 p.m. Monday. Today’s high is around 98 degrees, according to WJZ’s Marty Bass, but the National Weather Service says heat index values could make it feel... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsa trend of bans already in place at 1,500 college campuses across the nation.
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
a trend of bans already in place at 1,500 college campuses across the nation. Students, faculty, staff, administrators and guests will be subject to the ban, which is not only a ban on cigarettes - it also includes chewing tobacco,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsa trend of bans already in place at 1,500 college campuses across the nation.
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
a trend of bans already in place at 1,500 college campuses across the nation. Students, faculty, staff, administrators and guests will be subject to the ban, which is not only a ban on cigarettes - it also includes chewing tobacco,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus-area parks are meeting ground for fitness, relaxation The man lugs his 76-year-old body and 35-pound backpack up the steep hills so
Columbus-area parks are meeting ground for fitness, relaxation
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The man lugs his 76-year-old body and 35-pound backpack up the steep hills so he can show the young guys who work for him how to lay bricks the right way. The woman, who watched her... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Current: LA' art biennial: Water may be the theme, but gas is what you'll need to see it allWhile sitting on the grass in the warm summer sunshine and watching the Echo Pa
'Current: LA' art biennial: Water may be the theme, but gas is what you'll need to see it all
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
While sitting on the grass in the warm summer sunshine and watching the Echo Park Lake water-jets shoot high into the air, thoughts of violent death are unlikely to crowd the mind. “The Shade” is designed to change that. “The Shade” is a monumental... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Young forester works to connect Vermonters to natureExperts will tell you that Chittenden County is the most ecologically diverse c
Young forester works to connect Vermonters to nature
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
Experts will tell you that Chittenden County is the most ecologically diverse county in Vermont. It stretches from the shores of Lake Champlain to the top of Mount Mansfield, which makes it a challenge when it comes to managing all the types of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Storm system zaps power for thousands of UPPCO customers in western U.P.- A complex of severe thunderstorms moved through the western Upper Peninsula e
Storm system zaps power for thousands of UPPCO customers in western U.P.
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
- A complex of severe thunderstorms moved through the western Upper Peninsula early Thursday, leaving severe wind damage and power outages in its wake, but weakening by around 9 a.m. as it moved eastward through Marquette County, according to the... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports Calendarplayer as well as the beginner. Along with a concentration on the fundamentals,
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 4 days ago
player as well as the beginner. Along with a concentration on the fundamentals, there is also intense work on learning and improving skills, effective drills and developing proper work habits. 12-to-1 camper-to-coach ratio. Campers are placed... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Historian discusses creation of the Essex County parks system.If you ever wondered how the first county park system in the United States was
Historian discusses creation of the Essex County parks system.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
If you ever wondered how the first county park system in the United States was established, Kathy Kauhl, archive specialist for Essex County Department of Parks and Recreation, answered that in Monday evening's event at the Montclair Public Library.... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesofficials said the commission, created in the Akron Municipal Code, should have
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
officials said the commission, created in the Akron Municipal Code, should have 10 members: five residents age 60 or older and five representatives from agencies involved in the planning or delivery of services to the mature adult population in the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Byrnes student Markell Nesbitt remembered as 'good teammate and friend'Markell Tyquann Nesbitt, a rising junior at Byrnes, was among a group of studen
Byrnes student Markell Nesbitt remembered as 'good teammate and friend'
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Markell Tyquann Nesbitt, a rising junior at Byrnes, was among a group of students enjoying an outing to the lake Monday afternoon when he jumped into the water and never resurfaced, Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said. Byrnes football coach... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Longwood Elementary reopening as Seminole adds studentsdown over the community's objections, Longwood Elementary School will reopen in
Longwood Elementary reopening as Seminole adds students
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
down over the community's objections, Longwood Elementary School will reopen in 2017 with an $8 million makeover. Seminole County school leaders say they need the building again to accommodate a growing student population. Parents, students and... Read more
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MLive.com
DNR, archaeologists team up to restore historic lighthouse site in Michigan's Upper PeninsulaYet beneath its rugged beauty lies a great deal of history. A project that part
DNR, archaeologists team up to restore historic lighthouse site in Michigan's Upper Peninsula
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
Yet beneath its rugged beauty lies a great deal of history. A project that partners Michigan's Department of Natural Resources with other agencies is shining a light on how that area used to look. Here is the DNR's description of the work being... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasReports from board members 9. Superintendent's report 10. No old or unfinishe
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Reports from board members 9. Superintendent's report 10. No old or unfinished business 11. New business 11.1. 2016-17 Handbooks 11.2. First Reading of policies 11.3. 2016 Board meeting schedule changes 11.4. School board retreat set for... Read more
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Orange County Register
25 things to do this weekend (July 15-17)This weekend’s got a lot for you to do, from the opening of the OC Fair, to the
25 things to do this weekend (July 15-17)
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
This weekend’s got a lot for you to do, from the opening of the OC Fair, to the Ocean Festival, an adult spelling bee and outdoor movies and concerts galore. Here are our favorites: ALL WEEKEND OC FAIR KICKS OFF: The OC Fair opens today and... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah Lake closed because of toxic algae bloomUTAH COUNTY – Health officials are closing Utah Lake after finding a large toxi
Utah Lake closed because of toxic algae bloom
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 10 days ago
UTAH COUNTY – Health officials are closing Utah Lake after finding a large toxic algae bloom. Update from the Utah Department of Environmental Quality: Public health officials have decided to close Utah Lake, effective immediately, due to a large,... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland area offers dog-friendly trailsTaking a pet dog on a hike in Larimer County requires a little bit of planning
Loveland area offers dog-friendly trails
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Taking a pet dog on a hike in Larimer County requires a little bit of planning and knowing which places are dog-friendly. Those places are determined by the state, county or city entity overseeing the properties. Dogs are allowed at most parks and... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports Calendarby 5 p.m. Wednesday. BASEBALL Bard Baseball Camp: July 11-15. Full day from 8
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 12 days ago
by 5 p.m. Wednesday. BASEBALL Bard Baseball Camp: July 11-15. Full day from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. for girls age 9-12 and boys 9-17. There is a half-day option from 8:30 a.m.-noon for boys and girls ages 6-8. For more information, visit... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Forestry panel talks priorities, ad hoc trail committeeThe efficiency plan and project ranking was approved by chairman Jack Sorensen
Forestry panel talks priorities, ad hoc trail committee
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
The efficiency plan and project ranking was approved by chairman Jack Sorensen and committee members Alan Van Raalte, Bob Mott and new member Greg Pence. Supervisor Lisa Zunker was excused. Mott, who also serves on the administration committee, said... Read more
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York Daily Record
'Pokémon Go' helps sales at some York County businessesSome stores have seen sales go up anywhere from 5 to 30 percent — all because o
'Pokémon Go' helps sales at some York County businesses
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Some stores have seen sales go up anywhere from 5 to 30 percent — all because of the wildly-popular mobile game. Brandon Spencer was working at the Hanover location of his business, Timeline Arcade, over the weekend and saw about 20 to 30 people... Read more
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Orange County Register
25 things to do in Orange County this weekend (July 8-10)Want to get out and have some fun in the sun? There are lots of choices this we
25 things to do in Orange County this weekend (July 8-10)
Orange County Register / Posted 17 days ago
Want to get out and have some fun in the sun? There are lots of choices this week, including outdoor concerts and movies, nature walks, a carnival and much more. Here are our choices for the weekend: ALL WEEKEND FIESTA DE SOLANO: This three-day... Read more
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Carroll County News
CALENDAR OF EVENTSNote:Regular, ongoing meetings are listed in the section below specific date ev
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Carroll County News / Posted 18 days ago
Note:Regular, ongoing meetings are listed in the section below specific date events, and that section is updated frequently. Many ongoing meetings have special speakers/events; be sure to check that section. JULY 8Teen Book ClubThe teen book club of... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports Calendarby 5 p.m. Wednesday. BASEBALL Bard Baseball Camp: July 11-15. Full day from 8
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 18 days ago
by 5 p.m. Wednesday. BASEBALL Bard Baseball Camp: July 11-15. Full day from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. for girls age 9-12 and boys 9-17. There is a half-day option from 8:30 a.m.-noon for boys and girls ages 6-8. For more information, visit... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Spirit of Kansas car show raises more than $2,000 for Law Enforcement MemorialMemorial at the Statehouse. Ed White, an organizer of the car show, said the s
Spirit of Kansas car show raises more than $2,000 for Law Enforcement Memorial
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Memorial at the Statehouse. Ed White, an organizer of the car show, said the show ran from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday at Lake Shawnee. “We had over 100 cars entered,” White said. “It was just packed with people all day long. “We were able to... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaulPRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) — A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern L
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaul
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
PRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) — A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula is getting an overhaul. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the launch in Presque Isle County is closing Monday for about two weeks of... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaulPRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) - A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern L
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaul
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 19 days ago
PRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) - A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula is getting an overhaul. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the launch in Presque Isle County is closing Monday for about two weeks of... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaulPRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) - A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern L
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaul
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 19 days ago
PRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) - A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula is getting an overhaul. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the launch in Presque Isle County is closing Monday for about two weeks of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaulPRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) - A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern L
Grand Lake boat launch in Presque Isle County gets overhaul
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
PRESQUE ISLE, Mich. (AP) - A boat launch at Grand Lake in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula is getting an overhaul. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the launch in Presque Isle County is closing Monday for about two weeks of... Read more
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The Davison Index
Kelly Lake’s E.coli problem being studied | July 7, 2016BURTON – The Genesee County Health Department is alerting residents that it is
Kelly Lake’s E.coli problem being studied | July 7, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 19 days ago
BURTON – The Genesee County Health Department is alerting residents that it is not recommended to swim at Burton’s Kelly Lake due to elevated E. coli bacteria levels. The results of water testing done in June show levels of E.coli at Kelly Lake to... Read more
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The Burton View
Kelly Lake’s E.coli problem being studied | July 7, 2016A bright red sign warns people not to swim in the water of Burton’s Kelly Lake
Kelly Lake’s E.coli problem being studied | July 7, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 19 days ago
A bright red sign warns people not to swim in the water of Burton’s Kelly Lake and geese feed on the shore. Photo by Bill Petzold BURTON – The Genesee County Health Department is alerting residents that it is not recommended to swim at Burton’s... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Input sought on future of Larimer parks, RanchLarimer County wants to hear from residents about their vision for the future o
Input sought on future of Larimer parks, Ranch
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Larimer County wants to hear from residents about their vision for the future of county parks as well as The Ranch. The Department of Natural Resources and The Ranch Events Complex are combining efforts to seek public input on two separate master... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hikers bond over PA's ice cream challengeTrail hikers, devouring a whole tub of ice cream is an accomplishment worth cel
Hikers bond over PA's ice cream challenge
York Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
Trail hikers, devouring a whole tub of ice cream is an accomplishment worth celebrating. Every summer, more than a thousand hikers pass through Pine Grove Furnace State Park, west of York in Cumberland County, the approximate mid-point of the... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Day at the parkThe city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the
Day at the park
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 20 days ago
The city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the month of July to celebrate the power of parks and recreation. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Day at the parkThe city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the
Day at the park
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
The city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the month of July to celebrate the power of parks and recreation. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Day at the parkThe city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the
Day at the park
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
The city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the month of July to celebrate the power of parks and recreation. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Day at the parkThe city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the
Day at the park
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
The city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the month of July to celebrate the power of parks and recreation. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Day at the parkThe city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the
Day at the park
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 20 days ago
The city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the month of July to celebrate the power of parks and recreation. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by the... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESSALEM - The "Go Wild in the Parks" series, co-sponsored by the Salem Parks Depa
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 20 days ago
SALEM - The "Go Wild in the Parks" series, co-sponsored by the Salem Parks Department and the Salem Public Library, will host a Global Positioning System (GPS) program from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today in the library's Quaker Room. Geocaching is an... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Day at the parkThe city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the
Day at the park
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 20 days ago
The city of Cape Coral is joining municipalities around the country during the month of July to celebrate the power of parks and recreation. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Park and Recreation Month, an initiative created by the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Lake McClellan returns to former gloryBy John Kanelis Special Projects Reporter PAMPA -- Lake McClellan over many y
Lake McClellan returns to former glory
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
By John Kanelis Special Projects Reporter PAMPA -- Lake McClellan over many years has been dry -- as in bone dry -- making it a “lake” in name only. Today? The lake is full of water. It likely will become empty again, as it has done for centuries,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Following Disney attack, Orange County adds more gator warning signs around lakesOrange County officials said they’ve decided to update or replace signs around
Following Disney attack, Orange County adds more gator warning signs around lakes
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
Orange County officials said they’ve decided to update or replace signs around its lakes. The signs are the same ones that were just added at all Walt Disney World beaches following a deadly alligator attack. Lane Graves, 2, and his family from... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Area Fourth of July CelebrationsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - It's the 4th of July and there are multiple ways to celeb
Area Fourth of July Celebrations
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - It's the 4th of July and there are multiple ways to celebrate around the panhandle. At Canyon's Independence Day Celebration the pancake breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. at the Cole Community Center, admission is $5. Then at 9... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Area Fourth of July CelebrationsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - It's the 4th of July and there are multiple ways to celeb
Area Fourth of July Celebrations
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - It's the 4th of July and there are multiple ways to celebrate around the panhandle. At Canyon's Independence Day Celebration the pancake breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. at the Cole Community Center, admission is $5. Then at 9... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Area Fourth of July CelebrationsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - It's the 4th of July and there are multiple ways to celeb
Area Fourth of July Celebrations
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - It's the 4th of July and there are multiple ways to celebrate around the panhandle. At Canyon's Independence Day Celebration the pancake breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. at the Cole Community Center, admission is $5. Then at 9... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Fourth of July celebrations on July 4th in the Chattanooga areaat 7 p.m. at Athens Regional Park, 30 Decatur Pike, with a Shoney's pie-eating
Fourth of July celebrations on July 4th in the Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
at 7 p.m. at Athens Regional Park, 30 Decatur Pike, with a Shoney's pie-eating contest, model airplane demonstrations and other activities. The Sounds of Summer concert series, which normally falls on Saturdays, will move to Monday with Sweet... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County is keen on green spaceIn the last five years, Clark County’s population increased by more than 34,000
Clark County is keen on green space
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
In the last five years, Clark County’s population increased by more than 34,000, according to 2015 U.S. Census estimates. When the 461,000-plus residents of the county want to go for a jog, throw a ball around or lounge in the sun, they’re also... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agencies at table, covet slice of preservation pieAbout two months before a state council granted nearly $20 million in conservat
Agencies at table, covet slice of preservation pie
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
About two months before a state council granted nearly $20 million in conservation and historic preservation funds to various government agencies, one of the council’s 11 members, Rex Nelson, advised a colleague that he would push for a request from... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Favorable weather predicted for 20th Spirit of Kansas festival at Lake Shawneeholds true for Independence Day, freedom from rain will be another reason to at
Favorable weather predicted for 20th Spirit of Kansas festival at Lake Shawnee
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
holds true for Independence Day, freedom from rain will be another reason to attend the 20th Spirit of Kansas festival at Lake Shawnee. After a weekend of downpours that forced indoors a downtown Topeka celebration of renovations to S. Kansas... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Midway’s New Miniature Golf Course Opensgolf on the course that sits nearest the main entrance on Route 430. ''I paid
Midway’s New Miniature Golf Course Opens
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
golf on the course that sits nearest the main entrance on Route 430. ''I paid three dollars to the state to play, and the last four or five holes were unplayable,'' Sullivan recalled Friday afternoon. ''The carpet was torn up, the cement... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Stabbing Victim's family holds candlelight vigil in his memory Less than 24-hours later, the scene of a stabbing became a site for a vigil.
Stabbing Victim's family holds candlelight vigil in his memory
KTTC Rochester / Posted 24 days ago
Less than 24-hours later, the scene of a stabbing became a site for a vigil. Friday evening, family members of Jose Negrete... Read more
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