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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Intermittent closures on Cape Fear Memorial Bridge beginWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Starting Monday, the NCDOT will intermittently close la
Intermittent closures on Cape Fear Memorial Bridge begin
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 22 minutes ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Starting Monday, the NCDOT will intermittently close lanes in both directions of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge for biannual inspections. The closures will continue through next week, and are scheduled between 9:30 a.m. and... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Salem fire chief urges use of smoke detectors"The sooner they can get out of a building, the better," he said. So many item
Salem fire chief urges use of smoke detectors
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
"The sooner they can get out of a building, the better," he said. So many items are made of plastics and synthetics, smoke is more deadly now than ever before, he explained. The Salem firefighters union has smoke detectors available free for... Read more
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Salem News
Fire chief: Make sure smoke detectors are working"The sooner they can get out of a building, the better," he said. So many item
Fire chief: Make sure smoke detectors are working
Salem News / Posted 7 hours ago
"The sooner they can get out of a building, the better," he said. So many items are made of plastics and synthetics, smoke is more deadly now than ever before, he explained. The Salem firefighters union has smoke detectors available free for... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Huckaby: Road-naming can present problemsOn a road by any other name, the traffic would flow just about the same. That o
Huckaby: Road-naming can present problems
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
On a road by any other name, the traffic would flow just about the same. That opening sentence ain’t Shakespeare, but it ain’t bad for an old boy from Porterdale. Road-naming has been heavily in the news this week because there is a resolution... Read more
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CBC.ca
Mild weather makes for unsafe ice conditions, police warnOntario Provincial Police are renewing a warning to stay off the ice after four
Mild weather makes for unsafe ice conditions, police warn
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Ontario Provincial Police are renewing a warning to stay off the ice after four snowmobilers plunged into the Ottawa River near Luskville, Que., on Thursday. MRC des Collines police said that two men and two women, travelling on two snowmobiles,... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Flagler bridge malfunctionsThe town’s north span, the Flagler Memorial Bridge, has malfunctioned, town off
Flagler bridge malfunctions
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The town’s north span, the Flagler Memorial Bridge, has malfunctioned, town officials said. Officers are en route to assist with traffic on the west and east side. Town officials are unsure how long the bridge will be out, and they are advising... Read more
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WestportNow
Seeing Blue Skies Over SaugatuckFriday, February 05, 2016 As storms which brought 6 inches or so of snow to
Seeing Blue Skies Over Saugatuck
WestportNow / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, February 05, 2016 As storms which brought 6 inches or so of snow to the Westport area overnight and through the morning moved out, blue skies could be seen over the William F. Cribari Memorial Bridge in the... Read more
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Daily Press
Numerous lane closures for Peninsula roads, bridges start SundayA number of major roadways in Hampton Roads will be under maintenance next week
Numerous lane closures for Peninsula roads, bridges start Sunday
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
A number of major roadways in Hampton Roads will be under maintenance next week, from Feb. 7 to 11, according to VDOT. The I-64 Widening Phase 1 will continue as well as nightly lane closures to the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel and Monitor-Merrimac... Read more
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Daily Press
Tractor-trailer crash inside southbound MMMBTMotorists traveling southbound on I-664 in Newport News can expect delays at th
Tractor-trailer crash inside southbound MMMBT
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Motorists traveling southbound on I-664 in Newport News can expect delays at the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel. There's a crash inside the tunnel involving a tractor-trailer, according to VDOT. Police and firefighter-medics responded to... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Push to rename Idaho bridge after heroSANDPOINT, Idaho -- The Sandpoint community is pushing to rename a bridge after
Push to rename Idaho bridge after hero
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
SANDPOINT, Idaho -- The Sandpoint community is pushing to rename a bridge after a young hero was killed serving his country. "David was quite a remarkable young man," said Bonner County Commissioner Cary Kelly. Captain David Lyon was killed in... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Sponsor: Bill permitting ATVs on Kentucky's Pine Mountain Trail is withdrawn Opponents warned the legislation would have devastated the long-distance hiki
Sponsor: Bill permitting ATVs on Kentucky's Pine Mountain Trail is withdrawn
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
Opponents warned the legislation would have devastated the long-distance hiking trail in... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Push to rename bridge after Sandpoint heroSANDPOINT, Idaho -- The Sandpoint community is pushing to rename a bridge after
Push to rename bridge after Sandpoint hero
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
SANDPOINT, Idaho -- The Sandpoint community is pushing to rename a bridge after a young hero was killed serving his country. "David was quite a remarkable young man," said Bonner County Commissioner Cary Kelly. Captain David Lyon was killed in... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Shepherdsville Mayor denies accusation that he made racist remarks Assistant police chief claims he, two others overheard comments Assistant po
Shepherdsville Mayor denies accusation that he made racist remarks
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
Assistant police chief claims he, two others overheard comments Assistant police chief claims he, two others... Read more
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The Advocate
State mobile lab detects elevated levels of mercury in air downwind of alumina plant in St. James ParishA mobile lab detected a plume with elevated levels of mercury in the air downwi
State mobile lab detects elevated levels of mercury in air downwind of alumina plant in St. James Parish
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
A mobile lab detected a plume with elevated levels of mercury in the air downwind of the Noranda Alumina plant in St. James Parish last month, according to a state Department of Environmental Quality report. The Mississippi River complex, which... Read more
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The Advocate
LEAN wants more information on how St. James facility, DEQ handling mercury release problemAfter decades of releasing small amounts of mercury to the environment without
LEAN wants more information on how St. James facility, DEQ handling mercury release problem
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
After decades of releasing small amounts of mercury to the environment without a permit, the Louisiana Environmental Action Network wants a St. James Parish facility to come up with a plan to clean it up. LEAN also wants to see plans for how mercury... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
| StarNewsOnline.comTama Tea to hold grand opening WILMINGTON -- A new tea cafe and shop will host
| StarNewsOnline.com
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Tama Tea to hold grand opening WILMINGTON -- A new tea cafe and shop will host its opening celebration Friday at the Forum in Wilmington. Tama Tea officially opened in the Military Cutoff Road shopping center in late December. But from 7 a.m. to 9... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Victim of deadly Chicopee crash identifiedCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police have released the name of a young woma
Victim of deadly Chicopee crash identified
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police have released the name of a young woman killed in a single-car crash over the weekend. Officer Mike Wilk told 22News that 19 year-old Natasha Rodriguez of Springfield died as a result of her injuries in... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Eight face charges after checkpoints in LafourcheA total of 1,457 vehicles passed through the seat belt checkpoint, which began
Eight face charges after checkpoints in Lafourche
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
A total of 1,457 vehicles passed through the seat belt checkpoint, which began about 5 p.m. Friday in the 3400 block of La. 1 in Raceland, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news release today. Deputies reported 10 seat belt violations and 13 other... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Eight face charges after checkpoints in LafourcheA total of 1,457 vehicles passed through the seat belt checkpoint, which began
Eight face charges after checkpoints in Lafourche
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
A total of 1,457 vehicles passed through the seat belt checkpoint, which began about 5 p.m. Friday in the 3400 block of La. 1 in Raceland, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news release today. Deputies reported 10 seat belt violations and 13 other... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Eight face charges after checkpoints i n LafourcheA total of 1,457 vehicles passed through the seat belt checkpoint, which began
Eight face charges after checkpoints i n Lafourche
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
A total of 1,457 vehicles passed through the seat belt checkpoint, which began about 5 p.m. Friday in the 3400 block of La. 1 in Raceland, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news release today. Deputies reported 10 seat belt violations and 13 other... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Lawsuit seeks to determine fault in 2013 bridge collapseA legal dispute over who is financially responsible for the Skagit River Bridge
Lawsuit seeks to determine fault in 2013 bridge collapse
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
A legal dispute over who is financially responsible for the Skagit River Bridge collapse remains ongoing nearly three years after the incident. The Skagit Valley Herald reports that a judge in December combined two civil complaints into one lawsuit... Read more
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The Columbian
Lawsuit seeks to determine fault in 2013 bridge collapseMOUNT VERNON — A legal dispute over who is financially responsible for the Skag
Lawsuit seeks to determine fault in 2013 bridge collapse
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
MOUNT VERNON — A legal dispute over who is financially responsible for the Skagit River Bridge collapse remains ongoing nearly three years after the incident. The Skagit Valley Herald reports that a judge in December combined two civil complaints... Read more
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MLive.com
Expect bridge backups in Bay City this weekBAY CITY, MI — Expect some bridge delays in Bay City this week. The Michigan D
Expect bridge backups in Bay City this week
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
BAY CITY, MI — Expect some bridge delays in Bay City this week. The Michigan Department of Transportation is kicking off electrical and structural upgrades to Lafayette Bridge and Veterans Memorial Bridge in Bay City on Monday, Feb. 1, and Tuesday,... Read more
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Salem News
City police were active during past year"Our goal as police officers is to see all these numbers go down," Chief J.T. P
City police were active during past year
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
"Our goal as police officers is to see all these numbers go down," Chief J.T. Panezott said. Panezott released the department's patrol activity and statistics for 2015, noting that once again, the addition of in-car computers had a visible effect on... Read more
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FOX News
Person who dumped dog hit and killed by car may face chargesA heartless person who ditched a dog that was hit and killed by a car may face
Person who dumped dog hit and killed by car may face charges
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
A heartless person who ditched a dog that was hit and killed by a car may face criminal charges, Maine police said Friday. As the story spread across social media, Lewiston police said on Facebook the person had been identified and interviewed. They... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
ODOT OKs bridge moneyLloyd MacAdam, deputy director for ODOT District 11, made the official announce
ODOT OKs bridge money
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
Lloyd MacAdam, deputy director for ODOT District 11, made the official announcement to reporters at the offices of the Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission Thursday afternoon. The Ohio Transportation Review Advisory Committee,... Read more
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MLive.com
World's largest rubber duck coming to Duluth tall ships; why not Bay City?While at least 20 tall ships are going to visit each of the Great Lakes this ye
World's largest rubber duck coming to Duluth tall ships; why not Bay City?
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
While at least 20 tall ships are going to visit each of the Great Lakes this year, including a stop in beautiful Bay City, Michigan, the fine people of Duluth, Minnesota, must be feeling extra ducky right now. News broke on Thursday, Jan. 28, that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Revere’s incoming mayor doesn’t want the city to fight Wynn anymoreAs final designs for the Big Dig were coming together in the late 1980s, engine
Revere’s incoming mayor doesn’t want the city to fight Wynn anymore
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
As final designs for the Big Dig were coming together in the late 1980s, engineers were faced with a problem: How to get the new highway across the Charles River without disturbing the existing double-deck I-93 bridge or the MBTA’s underwater Orange... Read more
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The Signal
Cross-valley connector will be renamed to honor local veteransThe thousands of veterans who call Santa Clarita home will soon be able to driv
Cross-valley connector will be renamed to honor local veterans
The Signal / Posted 11 days ago
The thousands of veterans who call Santa Clarita home will soon be able to drive across town on a roadway named in their honor, City Council members agreed this week. Santa Clarita City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday night to designate... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Flagler bridge in Palm Beach to close Saturday morningThe Flagler Memorial Bridge is scheduled to be closed from 7 a.m. to noon Satur
Flagler bridge in Palm Beach to close Saturday morning
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
The Flagler Memorial Bridge is scheduled to be closed from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday for the 2016 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in West Palm Beach. The 5K Race will take place on Flagler Drive and affect westbound and eastbound traffic from 6 a.m.... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Open houses to introduce drivers to all-electronic tollingTolling isn't expected to begin until late this year, but now is the time for r
Open houses to introduce drivers to all-electronic tolling
WLKY Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
Tolling isn't expected to begin until late this year, but now is the time for residents to learn more about RiverLink. RiverLink is the new, all-electronic tolling system making the Louisville - Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project... Read more
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MLive.com
10 initiatives Bay City has planned for the coming yearThe city is in talks with Studio 23 to see two murals painted along the Riverwa
10 initiatives Bay City has planned for the coming year
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
The city is in talks with Studio 23 to see two murals painted along the Riverwalk underneath Vetearans Memorial Bridge. The city still needs approval from the Michigan Department of Transportation before moving forward. Pictured is a mural painted... Read more
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Yahoo News
The billionaire founder of Under Armour was once so broke he couldn't pay a $2 toll — here's what the experience taught him Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank. Billionaire Under Armour founder K
The billionaire founder of Under Armour was once so broke he couldn't pay a $2 toll — here's what the experience taught him
Yahoo News / Posted 12 days ago
Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank. Billionaire Under Armour founder Kevin Plank aims for nothing less than having his... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Open houses to brief drivers on new RiverLink toll system Tolling is set to start later this year on the new Abraham Lincoln Bridge, a
Open houses to brief drivers on new RiverLink toll system
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
Tolling is set to start later this year on the new Abraham Lincoln Bridge, a repaired John F. Kennedy Memorial Bridge and a new... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wintry mix coats Peninsula Saturday, sun expected SundayOnly seven Dominion Virginia Power customers in the Peninsula area are without
Wintry mix coats Peninsula Saturday, sun expected Sunday
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Only seven Dominion Virginia Power customers in the Peninsula area are without power as of Sunday morning, according to the company's outage map. Temperatures should warm up to 33 degrees during the day and dip to 19 degrees at night. Monday calls... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
River search for missing teenSOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are searching the waters of the Connecticut
River search for missing teen
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are searching the waters of the Connecticut River between South Hadley and Holyoke for a missing 18 year old woman. Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News they’re looking for any sign of Brianna Cuoco. She... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Milford’s Pearl Harbor vet diesNavy veterans Thomas Nerkowski, 91, of Branford, Jack Stoeber, 96, of Milford,
Milford’s Pearl Harbor vet dies
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
Navy veterans Thomas Nerkowski, 91, of Branford, Jack Stoeber, 96, of Milford, and Floyd Welch, 91, of East Lyme, attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Friday, June 22, 2012 in New Haven, Conn. Navy veterans... Read more
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Bluffton Today
U.S. 278 upgrades top county's requests for sales tax measureBeaufort County officials are proposing an estimated $33.75 million in capital
U.S. 278 upgrades top county's requests for sales tax measure
Bluffton Today / Posted 18 days ago
Beaufort County officials are proposing an estimated $33.75 million in capital improvement projects that could be included in a 1-cent sales tax measure on voters’ ballots in November. The bulk of that price tag — roughly $20 million — would go... Read more
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Daily Press
Congestion at HRBT, MMMBTMotorists traveling southbound on I-664 in Newport News can expect delays at th
Congestion at HRBT, MMMBT
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Motorists traveling southbound on I-664 in Newport News can expect delays at the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel. Traffic is backed up about 3 miles after an earlier crash. There are also delays on eastbound I-64 at the Hampton Roads... Read more
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Salem News
Mayor: City improving financially"We're looking very positive," he said. Berlin gave an overview of how the cit
Mayor: City improving financially
Salem News / Posted 19 days ago
"We're looking very positive," he said. Berlin gave an overview of how the city's economy continued to improve in 2015 as part of what appears to be an ongoing economic upswing. He backed up his view with the ever-increasing income tax receipts,... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Expect lane closures on Lake Worth Bridge Wednesday, ThursdayConstruction of the Flagler Memorial Bridge replacement isn’t the only project
Expect lane closures on Lake Worth Bridge Wednesday, Thursday
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Construction of the Flagler Memorial Bridge replacement isn’t the only project affecting traffic in and out of Palm Beach. From 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, the Lake Avenue Bridge will have intermittent lane closures so workers can... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Sign Honoring MLK Unveiled Off Interstate Heading to StauntonA sign honoring the Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. is now one of the fi
Sign Honoring MLK Unveiled Off Interstate Heading to Staunton
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
A sign honoring the Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. is now one of the first things drivers see getting off the interstate heading into Staunton. Council members unveiled the sign on Monday dedicating the Martin Luther King Junior Memorial... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
TODAY ON WECT: MLK Parade route will look a little different this yearThe Martin Luther King Jr. Parade route will look a little different this year,
TODAY ON WECT: MLK Parade route will look a little different this year
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
The Martin Luther King Jr. Parade route will look a little different this year, because of construction on the 3rd Street bridge, the route has changed. The parade will kick off at 11:00 a.m. Starting at 7:30 a.m. all drivers headed downtown from... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the editor, Jan. 17I am writing to express disappointment in how local government disregards how v
Letters to the editor, Jan. 17
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 days ago
I am writing to express disappointment in how local government disregards how vital a commercial and infrastructure piece the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is to New Hanover and Brunswick counties and beyond. I read in the StarNews that the bridge was to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Early morning head-on crash injures 2 in LehightonAuthorities in Carbon County are investigating a head-on crash that shut down t
Early morning head-on crash injures 2 in Lehighton
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
Authorities in Carbon County are investigating a head-on crash that shut down the Route 209 Thomas J. McCall Memorial Bridge. The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. Sunday, near the intersection of Routes 209 and 443. According to police on scene, a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
W.Va. lawmakers busy at CapitolAmong the legislation are bills protecting religious freedom and the hot button
W.Va. lawmakers busy at Capitol
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Among the legislation are bills protecting religious freedom and the hot button topics of not requiring workers to have to join labor unions - Right to Work - and dealing with prevailing wage issues. When the legislative session opened on Wednesday,... Read more
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The Herald News
At least one person hurt in two-car accident in Somerset SOMERSET — Rescue workers responded to a crash at Route 6 and Brayton Avenue
At least one person hurt in two-car accident in Somerset
The Herald News / Posted 22 days ago
SOMERSET — Rescue workers responded to a crash at Route 6 and Brayton Avenue involving two vehicles, one on its side, that resulted in injuries, according to police scanner information and... Read more
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Daily Press
Court interpreters help in Newport News homicide caseThree court interpreters were used last week during a Newport News homicide tri
Court interpreters help in Newport News homicide case
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
Three court interpreters were used last week during a Newport News homicide trial. Barharadin Juma, 46, was found guilty of first-degree murder in the April 28, 2014, homicide of his wife, Jamila Adam. Adam, 25, was stabbed nine times when police... Read more
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The Herald News
At least one person hurt in two-car accident in Fall River SOMERSET — Rescue workers responded to a crash at Route 6 and Brayton Avenue
At least one person hurt in two-car accident in Fall River
The Herald News / Posted 22 days ago
SOMERSET — Rescue workers responded to a crash at Route 6 and Brayton Avenue involving two vehicles, one on its side, that resulted in injuries, according to police scanner information and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the editor, Jan. 17I am writing to express disappointment in how local government disregards how v
Letters to the editor, Jan. 17
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 22 days ago
I am writing to express disappointment in how local government disregards how vital a commercial and infrastructure piece the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is to both New Hanover and Brunswick counties and beyond. I read in the StarNews that the bridge... Read more
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