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Summit Daily News
An unbreakable promiseJason and Bree Thoma will be the first ones to admit that marriage is hard work
An unbreakable promise
Summit Daily News / Posted an hour ago
Jason and Bree Thoma will be the first ones to admit that marriage is hard work. But the commitment the two have for each other is undeniable as they speak about their lives together and the family they’ve raised. Married for almost 17 years, the... Read more
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Park Record
Summit County says Bishop's Public Lands Initiative draft is inconsistent with proposals Officials say it doesn't reflect what the county submitted, some want to cons
Summit County says Bishop's Public Lands Initiative draft is inconsistent with proposals
Park Record / Posted 2 hours ago
Officials say it doesn't reflect what the county submitted, some want to consider withdrawing U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah) has released his public lands... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Bill Murray Throws Fans' Phones Off Rooftop After They Take Photos Of HimThis Monday, March 16, 2015, booking photo provided by Summit County Sheriff's
Bill Murray Throws Fans' Phones Off Rooftop After They Take Photos Of Him
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 hours ago
This Monday, March 16, 2015, booking photo provided by Summit County Sheriff's Department in Park City, Utah, shows Actor Emile Hirsch. Hirsch made his first court appearance on Monday, after being charged with assault after putting a studio... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit CountyThe Snake River Saloon in Keystone hosts two nights of Funkiphino on Friday, Fe
Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit County
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
The Snake River Saloon in Keystone hosts two nights of Funkiphino on Friday, Feb. 12 and Saturday, Feb. 13. One of Colorado’s premiere dance bands, Funkiphino is the 12-piece funk sensation that’s been funking it up all over the state for more than a... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah delegation urges Obama to refrain from monument creationSALT LAKE CITY — President Barack Obama's Thursday designation of three nationa
Utah delegation urges Obama to refrain from monument creation
Deseret News / Posted 6 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — President Barack Obama's Thursday designation of three national monuments in California amplified fears by Utah's congressional delegation that San Juan County's Bears Ears could be next on his list, spurring a strongly worded letter... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side Neighborhood WatchBy Staff Writer COVENTRY: A Highspire Drive man reported Jan. 27 someone poure
South Side Neighborhood Watch
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
By Staff Writer COVENTRY: A Highspire Drive man reported Jan. 27 someone poured syrup into the gas tank of a vehicle outside his home. Summit County sheriff’s deputies investigated a vehicle parked outside a closed business on Manchester Road Jan.... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterGreen seeking finance, law directors GREEN — City of Green offi
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
By Staff WriterGreen seeking finance, law directors GREEN — City of Green officials are seeking directors for the finance and law departments. Officials announced Finance Director Larry Rush retired from his position Jan. 31. Tax Administrator... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Green may get another assisted-living siteBy Emily Chesnic GREEN — Plans are underway to provide the City of Green with
Green may get another assisted-living site
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
By Emily Chesnic GREEN — Plans are underway to provide the City of Green with an additional assisted-living facility, but one local developer is questioning the need for it. Michael Wojno, CEO of the Gable Group, wants to locate a senior dwelling... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron Council approves $450 million capital budgetBy Kathleen Folkerth More than $450 million in projects got the go-ahead from
Akron Council approves $450 million capital budget
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
By Kathleen Folkerth More than $450 million in projects got the go-ahead from Akron City Council Feb. 8 after approval of the city’s annual capital budget. Planning Committee Chair Jeff Fusco (D-at large) said the larger-than-usual amount — last... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Summit County Council welcomes WaltersBy Ariel Hakim The Cuyahoga Falls native was appointed Feb. 3 by the Democrati
Summit County Council welcomes Walters
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
By Ariel Hakim The Cuyahoga Falls native was appointed Feb. 3 by the Democratic Central Committee to fill the seat vacated by Sandra Kurt, who resigned last month to become Summit County clerk of courts. Walters, who now lives in Goodyear Heights,... Read more
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ESPN
Picabo Street to argue self-defense, wants trialSALT LAKE CITY -- A lawyer for skier Picabo Street, an Olympic gold medalist, s
Picabo Street to argue self-defense, wants trial
ESPN / Posted 13 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- A lawyer for skier Picabo Street, an Olympic gold medalist, said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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Vail Daily
Astrophysics and you: Hoops playoffs chancesOK, this is as close as the Vail Daily sports section will ever get to astrophy
Astrophysics and you: Hoops playoffs chances
Vail Daily / Posted 21 hours ago
OK, this is as close as the Vail Daily sports section will ever get to astrophysics. We will now attempt to explain district basketball playoff scenarios. Seriously, I do this for a living, and I’m pretty confused — which is actually kind of normal... Read more
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Vail Daily
Astrophysics and you: the hoops playoffs possibilitiesOK, this is as close as the Vail Daily sports section will ever get to astrophy
Astrophysics and you: the hoops playoffs possibilities
Vail Daily / Posted 22 hours ago
OK, this is as close as the Vail Daily sports section will ever get to astrophysics. We will now attempt to explain district basketball playoff scenarios. Seriously, I do this for a living, and I’m pretty confused — which is actually kind of normal... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Editor’s picks: Summit County’s best bets for the weekendThis weekend, I’m excited to be featuring three Summit County couples who not o
Editor’s picks: Summit County’s best bets for the weekend
Summit Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
This weekend, I’m excited to be featuring three Summit County couples who not only met and fell in love here, but have also worked hard to build a life for themselves in the mountains. We all know that isn’t the easiest thing to do — especially when... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Bubble Gum Series free ski races return to FriscoBreak out your skis, boards and Double Bubble — it’s time for the Frisco Bubble
Bubble Gum Series free ski races return to Frisco
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
Break out your skis, boards and Double Bubble — it’s time for the Frisco Bubble Gum Series. Beginning Monday, Feb. 15, the ski and ride hill at the Frisco Adventure Park will host the inaugural race of the third-annual Bubble Gum Series races. The... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County couple met as teens, reconnected 13 years laterFifteen-year-old Betsy Graf was sitting in a hot tub on Peak 9 with one of her
Summit County couple met as teens, reconnected 13 years later
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
Fifteen-year-old Betsy Graf was sitting in a hot tub on Peak 9 with one of her friends when she first met Orion Paiement. Raised in a suburb of Chicago, her family often vacationed at their condo in Beaver Run, which her parents had owned since... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Fly Fishing Film Tour returns to Silverthorne for third yearOn a beautiful spring or fall afternoon, near one of Summit County’s mountain s
Fly Fishing Film Tour returns to Silverthorne for third year
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
On a beautiful spring or fall afternoon, near one of Summit County’s mountain streams, you might catch a group learning to fish for the first time. But in the words of Jim Buckler, owner of Cutthroat Anglers in Silverthorne, “This is more than just... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Welcome to the classroom of the futureDENVER — . It kind of looks the same. Sounds the same, too. But don’t judge a b
Welcome to the classroom of the future
KWGN Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER — . It kind of looks the same. Sounds the same, too. But don’t judge a book by it’s cover. They call it NGL, Next Generation Learning. “Next generation learning is shifting teacher and student roles, that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Picabo Street to argue self defense in domestic violence caseEx-Olympian Picabo Street is arrested on domestic violence charges after fight
Picabo Street to argue self defense in domestic violence case
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Ex-Olympian Picabo Street is arrested on domestic violence charges after fight with her father Picabo Street, 44, allegedly pushed her father, 76, down two flights of stairs at her Park City, Utah home on December 23 Her attorney said on Thursday... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Welcome to the classroom of the futureDENVER — . It kind of looks the same. Sounds the same, too. But don’t judge a b
Welcome to the classroom of the future
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER — . It kind of looks the same. Sounds the same, too. But don’t judge a book by it’s cover. They call it NGL, Next Generation Learning. “Next generation learning is shifting teacher and student roles, that... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street sa
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street sa
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street sa
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Victims say convicted thief soliciting new business from prisonAKRON -- The former owner of an Akron tax firm is accused of trying to generate
Victims say convicted thief soliciting new business from prison
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
AKRON -- The former owner of an Akron tax firm is accused of trying to generate new business while he serves a nearly five-year prison term for defrauding taxpayers. Ronald Conte's name appears at the bottom of a flyer from Akron Income Tax, Inc. on... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can a Free-Market Plan Solve the West’s Water Crisis?On a brisk, cloudless day last january, Disque Deane Jr. stepped out of his SUV
Can a Free-Market Plan Solve the West’s Water Crisis?
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
On a brisk, cloudless day last january, Disque Deane Jr. stepped out of his SUV, kicked his cowboy boots in the dirt, and looked around. He had driven two hours from Reno on one of the loneliest stretches of interstate in the United States to visit... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ex-Olympian Picabo Street to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Th
Ex-Olympian Picabo Street to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe Wrona... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Picabo Street to argue self-defence in domestic caseA lawyer for Olympic gold-medallist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she
Picabo Street to argue self-defence in domestic case
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
A lawyer for Olympic gold-medallist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe Wrona said that the... Read more
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Denver Post
Picabo Street to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Th
Picabo Street to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe Wrona... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street sa
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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Salon.com
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street sa
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street sa
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseA lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she w
Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. Attorney Joe Wrona said that the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Tuberculosis linked to Akron high schoolAKRON -- Officials believe a member of the North High School community may have
Tuberculosis linked to Akron high school
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
AKRON -- Officials believe a member of the North High School community may have Tuberculosis. According to a news release issued by Summit County Public Health Thursday, the person will not be identified. Summit County Public Health is... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Suspected case of tuberculosis being investigated at North High School in AkronAKRON, Ohio– Summit County Public Health is investigating a suspected case of t
Suspected case of tuberculosis being investigated at North High School in Akron
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio– Summit County Public Health is investigating a suspected case of tuberculosis at North High School in Akron. The individual is said to be a member of the North High School community. Summit County Public Health says it is conducting a... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Sketch released of suspect in Akron hammer attack; reward also offered in caseSuspect in Akron hammer attack (Photo Credit: Akron Police) AKRON, Ohio -- A s
Sketch released of suspect in Akron hammer attack; reward also offered in case
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
Suspect in Akron hammer attack (Photo Credit: Akron Police) AKRON, Ohio -- A sketch has been released of the suspect in a violent hammer attack on an Akron woman in December, and a reward has also been offered in the case. *For a previous story,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Master Gardeners� series features Saturday presentationsBy Staff Writer SOUTH AKRON — The Master Gardeners of Summit County will host
Master Gardeners� series features Saturday presentations
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Staff Writer SOUTH AKRON — The Master Gardeners of Summit County will host its 2016 Saturday Gardening Series over two Saturdays. The public is welcome to attend the series, taking place Feb. 27 and March 5 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Firestone... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Police News & NotesBy Staff WriterAPD warns of fake cops scam preying on elderly AKRON — The Akro
West Side Police News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Staff WriterAPD warns of fake cops scam preying on elderly AKRON — The Akron Police Department (APD) is investigating two separate incidents in which suspects posing as APD officers have called elderly residents and asked them to assist in a... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Education News & NotesBy Staff WriterUA Honors College named for Gary and Pamela Williams DOWNTOWN A
West Side Education News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Staff WriterUA Honors College named for Gary and Pamela Williams DOWNTOWN AKRON — The University of Akron (UA) President Scott Scarborough announced Feb. 3 the Honors College has been named the Dr. Gary B. and Pamela S. Williams Honors... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Neighborhood WatchBy Staff WriterSummit County reports WEST AKRON: Burglaries were reported at t
West Side Neighborhood Watch
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Staff WriterSummit County reports WEST AKRON: Burglaries were reported at the following locations: the 200 block of South Rose Boulevard Feb. 2; the 700 block of Diagonal Road Feb. 4; the 100 block of North Portage Path Feb. 4; the 1500 block of... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Copley trustees approve funds for road repairsBy Pam Lifke Copley Township Service Director Mark Mitchell got approval from
Copley trustees approve funds for road repairs
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Pam Lifke Copley Township Service Director Mark Mitchell got approval from the Copley Board of Trustees Feb. 3 for what he termed a “good, aggressive” 2016 road repair program. During the regular meeting, trustees gave the OK for $610,000 in... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterSeveral county offices moving to new location The recently reno
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Staff WriterSeveral county offices moving to new location The recently renovated World War I-era building at 1180 S. Main St. was once part of the Firestone tire and rubber manufacturing campus, and up until a few years ago, the building... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Aggregation, personnel on Akron ballotsBy Kathleen Folkerth DOWNTOWN AKRON — City of Akron voters will see two issues
Aggregation, personnel on Akron ballots
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Kathleen Folkerth DOWNTOWN AKRON — City of Akron voters will see two issues before them in the March 15 Primary Election. Issue 1 asks voters to decide if Akron should enter into a gas aggregation program, and Issue 2 is a proposed charter... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Council OKs $450 million capital budgetBy Kathleen FolkerthConcerts, infant mortality, gardens also discussed at Akron
Council OKs $450 million capital budget
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Kathleen FolkerthConcerts, infant mortality, gardens also discussed at Akron City Council meeting DOWNTOWN AKRON — More than $450 million in projects got the go-ahead from Akron City Council Feb. 8 after approval of the city’s annual capital... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Summit County Council welcomes WaltersBy Ariel Hakim The Cuyahoga Falls native was appointed Feb. 3 by the Democrati
Summit County Council welcomes Walters
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Ariel Hakim The Cuyahoga Falls native was appointed Feb. 3 by the Democratic Central Committee to fill the seat vacated by Sandra Kurt, who resigned last month to become Summit County clerk of courts. Walters, who now lives in Goodyear Heights,... Read more
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The Hill
Utah's public lands 'grand bargain' falls on its faceThree years ago, Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah) launched a complex effort to resolve
Utah's public lands 'grand bargain' falls on its face
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Three years ago, Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah) launched a complex effort to resolve public lands and wilderness issues across seven counties in eastern Utah. Committees were formed, some 1,200 meetings occurred and delicate agreements were brokered. It... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Six excel to next round in Medina County spelling bee — The Medina County GazetteLabeled the “best of the best in Medina County,” six middle school students adv
Six excel to next round in Medina County spelling bee — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted yesterday
Labeled the “best of the best in Medina County,” six middle school students advanced Wednesday night to the Regional Spelling Bee to be held next month in Akron. Those who were named “finalists” at Wednesday’s competition at Medina High School and... Read more
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Deseret News
Summit County wants rewrite of Bishop's public lands initiativeSALT LAKE CITY — Less than month after a Utah congressman's massive public land
Summit County wants rewrite of Bishop's public lands initiative
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — Less than month after a Utah congressman's massive public lands proposal was unveiled for seven counties in eastern Utah, one county says it wants a rewrite to incorporate consensus agreements on key provisions such as wilderness,... Read more
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Vail Daily
Devils, Huskies and Saints realign footballEAGLE COUNTY — The cards were shuffled and have been dealt. High school footba
Devils, Huskies and Saints realign football
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
EAGLE COUNTY — The cards were shuffled and have been dealt. High school football realignment is out and you can’t tell the teams without a program or a website. Eagle Valley football remains in the 3A Slope, and Battle Mountain rejoins that league,... Read more
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Vail Daily
Football realignment time for Devils, Huskies and SaintsThe cards were shuffled and have been dealt. High school football realignment
Football realignment time for Devils, Huskies and Saints
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
The cards were shuffled and have been dealt. High school football realignment is out and you can’t tell the teams without a program or a website. Eagle Valley football remains in the 3A Slope, and Battle Mountain rejoins that league, which looks a... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Potential increase in year-round resort workforce may add to county’s housing woesBack in January, Jennifer Kermode had a question for five of the top decision m
Potential increase in year-round resort workforce may add to county’s housing woes
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
Back in January, Jennifer Kermode had a question for five of the top decision makers in Summit County’s ski industry. Taking the mic at an open forum in Breckenridge, the executive director of the Summit Combined Housing Authority (SCHA) wanted to... Read more
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