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BC Local News
Politicans cry for more fairness in funding policingpolicing. That work is ongoing,” Solicitor-General Mike Morris said in an email
Politicans cry for more fairness in funding policing
BC Local News / Posted 4 minutes ago
policing. That work is ongoing,” Solicitor-General Mike Morris said in an emailed statement, “Criminals don’t respect municipal boundaries. Integration is a key part of our strategy to meet current and future policing challenges which helps... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Politicans cry for more fairness in funding policingpolicing. That work is ongoing,” Solicitor-General Mike Morris said in an email
Politicans cry for more fairness in funding policing
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 5 minutes ago
policing. That work is ongoing,” Solicitor-General Mike Morris said in an emailed statement, “Criminals don’t respect municipal boundaries. Integration is a key part of our strategy to meet current and future policing challenges which helps... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Pella Regional Health Center (IA) Revs at 'BBB'; Outlook StableEBITDA remains strong at 3.2x in fiscal 2015. DISCLOSURE PRHC covenants to pr
Fitch Affirms Pella Regional Health Center (IA) Revs at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 11 minutes ago
EBITDA remains strong at 3.2x in fiscal 2015. DISCLOSURE PRHC covenants to provide annual and quarterly disclosure to the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Boards EMMA system, consisting of a management discussion and analysis, balance sheet, income... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms AMP Fremont Energy Center Project Revs at 'A'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'A' rating on the fol
Fitch Affirms AMP Fremont Energy Center Project Revs at 'A'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'A' rating on the following American Municipal Power, INC. (AMP), AMP Fremont Energy Center (AFEC) project revenue bonds: --$520 million project revenue bonds, series 2012B (tax-exempt). The... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
CAA 'Worst Roads' don't surprise city officialsto provide the number of votes the Sarnia roads received. He said the aim of t
CAA 'Worst Roads' don't surprise city officials
Sarnia Observer / Posted 11 minutes ago
to provide the number of votes the Sarnia roads received. He said the aim of the list, now in its 13th year, is to get municipal and provincial governments to spend more money on road maintenance, “so we can keep the flow of goods and services... Read more
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Daily News
HERITAGE AT HALTof the Heritage Planning Committee, the UDA, the Central Cultural Fund and Arch
HERITAGE AT HALT
Daily News / Posted 13 minutes ago
of the Heritage Planning Committee, the UDA, the Central Cultural Fund and Archeological Department, that the Galle Municipal Council would approve the request to begin renovation. He said this process applied equally to both local and... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
CAA 'Worst Roads' don't surprise city officialsto provide the number of votes the Sarnia roads received. He said the aim of t
CAA 'Worst Roads' don't surprise city officials
Chatham Daily News / Posted 16 minutes ago
to provide the number of votes the Sarnia roads received. He said the aim of the list, now in its 13th year, is to get municipal and provincial governments to spend more money on road maintenance, “so we can keep the flow of goods and services... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
State auditor places Fostoria in fiscal emergencyuse contingency funds and grants to maintain staffing in its safety forces. Bu
State auditor places Fostoria in fiscal emergency
The Toledo Blade / Posted 16 minutes ago
use contingency funds and grants to maintain staffing in its safety forces. Budget cuts, such as the consolidation of the municipal court, have not been enough to stave off the deficits. Mr. Keckler was not available for comment Thursday... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Talks to end instability in Vuwani continuingleaders, and residents in Tshino on Monday. Vuwani residents burnt down or van
Talks to end instability in Vuwani continuing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 minutes ago
leaders, and residents in Tshino on Monday. Vuwani residents burnt down or vandalised 50 schools in protests against a Municipal Demarcation Board decision. The violence started when, on April 29, the Masia Traditional Council lost a court... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Toronto police raid pot shopswith the soaring murder rate in Toronto, and the thousands of homeless people l
Toronto police raid pot shops
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 28 minutes ago
with the soaring murder rate in Toronto, and the thousands of homeless people living on the streets, the Toronto police and municipal officials have many more important things to do than harass marijuana dispensaries. Try going after crimes with... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
East Cleveland suburb softens on merger with Clevelanddidn't have money to fix it. "What do we do?" Hoffman asked. "It's not safe."
East Cleveland suburb softens on merger with Cleveland
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 28 minutes ago
didn't have money to fix it. "What do we do?" Hoffman asked. "It's not safe." Norton has also been exploring filing a municipal bankruptcy, which Yost and others say they're now aware has ever happened in Ohio Norton said it would give East... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 yearstended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father,
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 years
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 30 minutes ago
tended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father, Carlos, a catcher. “He played in the local municipal league in Sinaloa,” Brito said. “His father never played professional ball. His father took care of him. His father... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 yearstended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father,
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 years
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 36 minutes ago
tended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father, Carlos, a catcher. “He played in the local municipal league in Sinaloa,” Brito said. “His father never played professional ball. His father took care of him. His father... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 yearstended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father,
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 years
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 39 minutes ago
tended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father, Carlos, a catcher. “He played in the local municipal league in Sinaloa,” Brito said. “His father never played professional ball. His father took care of him. His father... Read more
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Salon.com
Cheapskates, you’re doing it right. At least in investing.research at Morningstar. He recently looked at returns for several categories o
Cheapskates, you’re doing it right. At least in investing.
Salon.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
research at Morningstar. He recently looked at returns for several categories of funds through 2015, from foreign-stock to municipal-bond offerings. He ranked funds in each category into five groups, based on their expenses. For each type of fund,... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Gymnastics could be savedtrack record of success and record, Coun. Arjun Randhawa spoke in favour of the
Gymnastics could be saved
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 48 minutes ago
track record of success and record, Coun. Arjun Randhawa spoke in favour of the motion, although he was weary of how much municipal financial tweaking would take place or how building timelines would be detailed for council, according to city... Read more
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The Advocate
Around Zachary for May 26, 2016Memorial Day, an official holiday for the city of Zachary, will be observed Mon
Around Zachary for May 26, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 48 minutes ago
Memorial Day, an official holiday for the city of Zachary, will be observed Monday, and all municipal offices will be closed on this day. However, solid waste (garbage) collection will still be made for residents normally scheduled for pick-up on... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 yearstended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father,
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 years
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 55 minutes ago
tended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father, Carlos, a catcher. “He played in the local municipal league in Sinaloa,” Brito said. “His father never played professional ball. His father took care of him. His father... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Judge: City of Columbus broke Open Meetings Actplace in public. The judge upheld a prior ruling of the Mississippi Ethics Com
Judge: City of Columbus broke Open Meetings Act
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted an hour ago
place in public. The judge upheld a prior ruling of the Mississippi Ethics Commission. The city, backed by the Mississippi Municipal League, had appealed the ruling to Burns. Columbus has a six-member council, requiring four members to be present... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 yearstended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father,
Julio Urias has talent, poise beyond his 19 years
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted an hour ago
tended to long before he signed with the Dodgers. It began with Urias’ father, Carlos, a catcher. “He played in the local municipal league in Sinaloa,” Brito said. “His father never played professional ball. His father took care of him. His father... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Ten years for Smoke-Free Ontario Actthe upcoming 10th anniversary of the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, Chatham-Kent's med
Ten years for Smoke-Free Ontario Act
Chatham Daily News / Posted an hour ago
the upcoming 10th anniversary of the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, Chatham-Kent's medical officer of health is crediting the municipality for taking the initiative to keep the public safe. Dr. David Colby said Chatham-Kent was on the forefront with... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
‘Renew our days as of old’Mizrachi party, the non-Zionist Agudat Yisrael, a range of yeshiva deans, the C
‘Renew our days as of old’
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
Mizrachi party, the non-Zionist Agudat Yisrael, a range of yeshiva deans, the Chasidic rebbes of Belz and Ger and a host of municipal rabbis — published a broadside in 1951 that laid out its vision for the new state. While calling for the Torah to... Read more
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NJ.com
What is the worst road in Jersey City?City has 220.59 miles of roadway, according to the state Department of Transpor
What is the worst road in Jersey City?
NJ.com / Posted an hour ago
City has 220.59 miles of roadway, according to the state Department of Transportation, almost all of them maintained by the municipality. Ocean Avenue, a 2.2-mile stretch that runs from the Bayonne border all the way up to Grand Street, may include... Read more
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Philly.com
Torture, sex-assault charges withdrawn when victim does not showfalse imprisonment and a variety of sexual assault charges. Instead, Assistant
Torture, sex-assault charges withdrawn when victim does not show
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
false imprisonment and a variety of sexual assault charges. Instead, Assistant District Attorney Robert Foster went before Municipal Court Judge Wendy L. Pew and withdrew all charges against Carter and Evans, as well as the alleged victim’s former... Read more
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CTV News
Toronto police raid pot shops in crackdownde Kloet says the drug squad executed numerous search warrants at 12 p.m. Thurs
Toronto police raid pot shops in crackdown
CTV News / Posted an hour ago
de Kloet says the drug squad executed numerous search warrants at 12 p.m. Thursday alongside members from the city's municipal and licensing standards investigative service. She says the raids are part of Project Claudia, an investigation... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy City Council approves police, school budgets with little scrutinybegins July 1. Through the first two hearings, the finance committee had approv
Quincy City Council approves police, school budgets with little scrutiny
The Patriot Ledger / Posted an hour ago
begins July 1. Through the first two hearings, the finance committee had approved $316,268 in cuts to various areas of the municipal budget, and it had put several department budgets on hold pending the release of more detailed information from... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Snyder halts some Flint water investigationscriminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have b
Snyder halts some Flint water investigations
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted an hour ago
criminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have been filed against two DEQ employees. A Flint municipal official has entered a no-contest plea. 8:10 a.m. Michigan is paying criminal defense bills for two state... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Feds deny subsidized air service to Great Bendwere notified by the United States Department of Transportation that their appe
Feds deny subsidized air service to Great Bend
Great Bend Tribune / Posted an hour ago
were notified by the United States Department of Transportation that their appeal to retain essential air service at the Municipal Airport had been denied. “We were terminated from the EAS program,” airport Manager Martin Miller said. This... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
All aboard the suggestion busin recent years. The addition of Sunday service and expanded hours of operation
All aboard the suggestion bus
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted an hour ago
in recent years. The addition of Sunday service and expanded hours of operation have been a godsend to many who rely on municipal buses. However, Orillia Transit has also become a lightning rod of criticism for many regular users. Those riders... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend's new municipal court judge to be sworn in | News - Home On May 18, Bend city councilors approved the appointment of G
Bend's new municipal court judge to be sworn in
KTVZ Bend / Posted an hour ago
| News - Home On May 18, Bend city councilors approved the appointment of Gwen M. Moore, J.D., to the position of Municipal Court judge. Moore is... Read more
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CNBC
The office dress code, as it's known, may be coming to an endLaw Institute. She noted that last December the New York City Commission on Hu
The office dress code, as it's known, may be coming to an end
CNBC / Posted 2 hours ago
Law Institute. She noted that last December the New York City Commission on Human Rights announced new guidelines for the municipal human rights law that expressly prohibited: "Enforcing dress codes, uniforms, and grooming standards that impose... Read more
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walesonline
The perks Cardiff councillors got this yeartickets to the Rugby World Cup - including as a guest of Cardiff Business Counc
The perks Cardiff councillors got this year
walesonline / Posted 2 hours ago
tickets to the Rugby World Cup - including as a guest of Cardiff Business Council at the England v Wales game. The Xiamen Municipal People’s Government delegation gave him a lady’s print scarf, photo carving art and scroll wall art. Coun Bale... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Snyder halts internal Flint probes after prosecutors objectany subsequent criminal prosecution,” McQuade wrote. Charges already have been
Snyder halts internal Flint probes after prosecutors object
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 hours ago
any subsequent criminal prosecution,” McQuade wrote. Charges already have been filed against two DEQ employees and a Flint municipal official. Snyder spokeswoman Anna Heaton said he notified the state attorney general’s office before publicly... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Snyder halts some Flint water investigationscriminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have b
Snyder halts some Flint water investigations
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 hours ago
criminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have been filed against two DEQ employees. A Flint municipal official has entered a no-contest plea. 8:10 a.m. Michigan is paying criminal defense bills for two state... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
City to raise municipal taxes by 0.18%Cold Lake residents will see a slight increase in municipal taxes this year. A
City to raise municipal taxes by 0.18%
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Cold Lake residents will see a slight increase in municipal taxes this year. At the May 17 corporate priorities meeting, councillors discussed this year’s proposed tax rate bylaw. The bylaw, which will be voted on at the next regular council... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
City offices closed for Memorial Day(June 2 and June 3) will not be affected. Recycling The City of Lubbock drop-
City offices closed for Memorial Day
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 hours ago
(June 2 and June 3) will not be affected. Recycling The City of Lubbock drop-off Recycling and Citizen Collection Stations at 1631 84th Street, 208 Municipal Drive, 7308 Milwaukee, and 4307 Adrian will also be closed on Monday, May 30. L... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
New overtime rules mean more money for workers, more challenges for employersand county governments will get hit with a lot of impact,” Siler said. He note
New overtime rules mean more money for workers, more challenges for employers
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
and county governments will get hit with a lot of impact,” Siler said. He noted the quandary faced by the county and municipal managers who oversee small town police and fire chiefs as well as public works directors and other key managers in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Closed meetings in Columbus broke Open Meetings Actplace in public. The judge upheld a prior ruling of the Mississippi Ethics Com
Closed meetings in Columbus broke Open Meetings Act
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 hours ago
place in public. The judge upheld a prior ruling of the Mississippi Ethics Commission. The city, backed by the Mississippi Municipal League, had appealed the ruling to Burns. Columbus has a six-member council, requiring four members to be present... Read more
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Boston Globe
Twin brother of suspected Auburn cop killer issued warrant after missing court dateto pay half of the total due by April 28, but failed to do so, and then didn’t
Twin brother of suspected Auburn cop killer issued warrant after missing court date
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
to pay half of the total due by April 28, but failed to do so, and then didn’t show up for a hearing in West Roxbury Municipal Court Thursday. Jorge Zambrano had a long criminal history, including three assaults against police officers.... Read more
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USA Today
5 Roth IRA investing tips that could earn your thousandsof purchasing them, making investments in a Roth IRA instead can help you maxim
5 Roth IRA investing tips that could earn your thousands
USA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
of purchasing them, making investments in a Roth IRA instead can help you maximize your gains without the tax bite.3. Avoid municipal bonds and other investments that are inappropriate for Roth IRAs. The tax-free nature of the Roth IRA gives you a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Billy Ray Cyrus looks for a reinvention as a fallen Elvis impersonator on CMTchurch and in the background was this place that Elvis used to play on the ["Lo
Billy Ray Cyrus looks for a reinvention as a fallen Elvis impersonator on CMT
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 hours ago
church and in the background was this place that Elvis used to play on the ["Louisiana] Hayride" [the Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium] and all of a sudden it just hit me: dysfunctional Elvis impersonator who finds his way into... Read more
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The Financial Express
Arvind Kejriwal demands Rs 4,087 crore for civic bodies from Centrerecommendations. Calling the move “unfair”, Kejriwal wrote a letter to Prime M
Arvind Kejriwal demands Rs 4,087 crore for civic bodies from Centre
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
recommendations. Calling the move “unfair”, Kejriwal wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying the three municipal bodies in Delhi perform the same function as municipalities in other states. “This argument is completely unfair... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Wisconsin DNR: $11.8M available to help communities remove old lead service water lines— The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is preparing to implement its p
Wisconsin DNR: $11.8M available to help communities remove old lead service water lines
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 hours ago
— The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is preparing to implement its plan to make $11.8 million available to municipalities to help remove old lead service lines that bring drinking water into homes. Officials say the Lead Service... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Ex-Judge Burrage found not guilty of slapping autistic boy on school busDistrict, according to testimony during her 2½-day trial. A video of the incid
Ex-Judge Burrage found not guilty of slapping autistic boy on school bus
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 hours ago
District, according to testimony during her 2½-day trial. A video of the incident was played several times for the SeaTac Municipal Court jurors, who also heard that Burrage joked about district officials seeing the video and coached a bus... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Judge: Closed meetings in Columbus broke Open Meetings Actplace in public. The judge upheld a prior ruling of the Mississippi Ethics Com
Judge: Closed meetings in Columbus broke Open Meetings Act
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 hours ago
place in public. The judge upheld a prior ruling of the Mississippi Ethics Commission. The city, backed by the Mississippi Municipal League, had appealed the ruling to Burns. Columbus has a six-member council, requiring four members to be present... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Accomplished Oak Bay teen a United Way Youth Now winneras volunteers and community leaders since the Youth Now Awards began in 1999. H
Accomplished Oak Bay teen a United Way Youth Now winner
Oak Bay News / Posted 3 hours ago
as volunteers and community leaders since the Youth Now Awards began in 1999. Hosted by the United Way and the Inter-municipal Youth Programmers’ Committee, Tang was simply happy to be nominated at the award event. “I didn’t think I was... Read more
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The Mining Journal
UP Health System-Marquette breaks ground on new facilityaudience attended the hospital’s groundbreaking ceremony, which was held earlie
UP Health System-Marquette breaks ground on new facility
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
audience attended the hospital’s groundbreaking ceremony, which was held earlier today at the site of the former Marquette Municipal Service Center along Baraga Avenue. (Journal photo by Ryan Jarvi) Using ceremonial shovels, local, state and... Read more
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Al.com
Marine Patrol urges safe boating on big holiday weekendmore than to reduce the number of traffic and boating crashes, injuries and fat
Marine Patrol urges safe boating on big holiday weekend
Al.com / Posted 3 hours ago
more than to reduce the number of traffic and boating crashes, injuries and fatalities. We will team with our county and municipal law enforcement partners to serve and protect the citizens of Alabama, particularly on Memorial Day Weekend, when... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Snyder halts some Flint water investigationscriminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have b
Snyder halts some Flint water investigations
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 hours ago
criminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have been filed against two DEQ employees. A Flint municipal official has entered a no-contest plea. 8:10 a.m. Michigan is paying criminal defense bills for two state... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Snyder halts some Flint water investigationscriminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have b
Snyder halts some Flint water investigations
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 hours ago
criminal probes and might cause obstruction of justice. Charges already have been filed against two DEQ employees. A Flint municipal official has entered a no-contest plea. 8:10 a.m. Michigan is paying criminal defense bills for two state... Read more
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