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KFJX Pittsburg
Northeast Summer Food Program - June 1st to July 29thTrust, will hold a Memorial Day observance at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, May 30, in t
Northeast Summer Food Program - June 1st to July 29th
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 hours ago
Trust, will hold a Memorial Day observance at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, May 30, in the Linda and Lee Scott Performance Hall of the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. The keynote speaker for the event will be Ed Little, director of horsemanship for... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Uber, Lyft: Failure of Missouri bill makes growth unlikelybackground checks, but no fingerprints, which the companies say create an unnec
Uber, Lyft: Failure of Missouri bill makes growth unlikely
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
background checks, but no fingerprints, which the companies say create an unnecessary barrier to hiring drivers because of false positives for criminal records. Critics pushed back, saying fingerprinting drivers would improve rider safety. The... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Uber, Lyft say expansion in Missouri unlikely after bill failsbackground checks, but no fingerprints, which the companies say create an unnec
Uber, Lyft say expansion in Missouri unlikely after bill fails
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted yesterday
background checks, but no fingerprints, which the companies say create an unnecessary barrier to hiring drivers because of false positives for criminal records. Critics pushed back, saying fingerprinting drivers would improve rider safety. The... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
2016 Memorial Day EventsTrust, will hold a Memorial Day observance at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, May 30, in t
2016 Memorial Day Events
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 4 days ago
Trust, will hold a Memorial Day observance at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, May 30, in the Linda and Lee Scott Performance Hall of the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. The keynote speaker for the event will be Ed Little, director of horsemanship for... Read more
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Roll Call
Steady Simms Guides House Republicans Through Tumultuous 2016A framed collection of 10 Post-It notes hangs on the wall above Rob Simms’ desk
Steady Simms Guides House Republicans Through Tumultuous 2016
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
A framed collection of 10 Post-It notes hangs on the wall above Rob Simms’ desk. Each yellow square has a different emotion written in black Sharpie, but with the same stern looking face. It’s a monument to Simms’ steadiness from former co-workers,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Local mayors tout projects and possibilitiesProjects and possibilities abound in the four communities that comprise the GLM
Local mayors tout projects and possibilities
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Projects and possibilities abound in the four communities that comprise the GLMV Chamber of Commerce, but officials in all of them are keeping a wary eye on Springfield. Mayors of Green Oaks, Libertyville, and Mundelein, as well as Vernon Hills... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lightning rod Emanuel leaning against Springfield visit to lobby on CPS fundingSo far, Mayor Rahm Emanuel isn't having his security guards gas up the black SU
Lightning rod Emanuel leaning against Springfield visit to lobby on CPS funding
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
So far, Mayor Rahm Emanuel isn't having his security guards gas up the black SUV or preparing a private plane for takeoff for a quick trip to Springfield as lawmakers try to come up with a school funding plan in the final week of spring... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Unemployment rates drop as Clark County workers flock to job fairChampaign counties as job seekers from across the region crowded into the Holle
Unemployment rates drop as Clark County workers flock to job fair
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Champaign counties as job seekers from across the region crowded into the Hollenbeck Bayley Conference Center in downtown Springfield on Tuesday for a job fair that included close to 70 employers. The event was expected to draw more than 300... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Sullivan: WMass provides attractive choices for growing businessesSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Western Massachusetts may soon have a say in Boston
Sullivan: WMass provides attractive choices for growing businesses
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Western Massachusetts may soon have a say in Boston area business decisions, which could bring more jobs to the Springfield area. House Speaker Robert DeLeo brought together the head of the Greater Boston Chamber of... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Mohegans, Preston would both benefit from Norwich Hospital dealbenefit from Norwich Hospital deal Posted May. 13, 2016 at 8:14 PM Posted May
Mohegans, Preston would both benefit from Norwich Hospital deal
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
benefit from Norwich Hospital deal Posted May. 13, 2016 at 8:14 PM Posted May. 13, 2016 at 8:14 PM PRESTON — Leaders of the Mohegan Tribe in Uncasville see potential across the Thames River in Preston. The former Norwich State Hospital... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Armory, others deemed at-riskAn old armory, a country church and an inactive railway station were a few of t
Armory, others deemed at-risk
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
An old armory, a country church and an inactive railway station were a few of the properties added to a state historical group's "endangered" watch list. During a ceremony at the Capitol on Thursday, officials from Preserve Arkansas announced seven... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
CTU's $500 million wish list: new taxes on gas, jobs, property, Uber and morehow to help Chicago Public Schools raise the roughly $500 million needed to bal
CTU's $500 million wish list: new taxes on gas, jobs, property, Uber and more
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
how to help Chicago Public Schools raise the roughly $500 million needed to balance its books this school year and keep all of CTU members at work without any cutbacks. Let's just say that anyone who buys gasoline, owns commercial property, rides... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Jefferson City woman wins Apple Festival logo contesta graphic artist at the Jefferson City News Tribune, won $100 and will have her
Jefferson City woman wins Apple Festival logo contest
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
a graphic artist at the Jefferson City News Tribune, won $100 and will have her winning logo appear on the front cover of 10,000 Olde Tyme Apple Festival booklets and 400 T-shirts to highlight the annual community festival scheduled for Oct. 1... Read more

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