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SaukValley.com
Working toward a stronger workforce in the Sauk Valleybetween the skills employers are looking for and those that job seekers can off
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 hours ago
between the skills employers are looking for and those that job seekers can offer. About 56 percent of businesses surveyed in the report said they don't think the applicant pool in their area is big enough to fill the jobs they provide,... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC’s fastest-growing town is mapping out its future. And it wants your help.leave town for work, shopping and entertainment. Now it’s ready to map out its
The News & Observer / Posted 17 hours ago
leave town for work, shopping and entertainment. Now it’s ready to map out its next wave of growth, with a particular focus on creating a lively downtown where residents could eat dinner and browse retail stores. A proposed comprehensive plan... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Defying predictions, wind tunnels find new customers in autos, athletics — even fast foodthere were at least 89 facilities in the U.S. still used for aeronautical testi
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 hours ago
there were at least 89 facilities in the U.S. still used for aeronautical testing in 2008, according to the most recent survey done by NASA. That includes the world’s largest tunnel, located at NASA’s Ames Research Center near Mountain View,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsHarley-Davidson stores in California, Florida and New Mexico. For more informat
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
Harley-Davidson stores in California, Florida and New Mexico. For more information, visit www.SFE-US.com. Florida Skin Center to open Punta Gorda facility in 2018 Florida Skin Center has closed on a fourth location at 329 East Olympia Ave., in... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
St. Francis moves forward with single referendum questionwhether the district should be authorized to issue $15.52 million in order to c
ABC Newspapers / Posted yesterday
whether the district should be authorized to issue $15.52 million in order to construct a four-station community activities center at St. Francis High School. That failed by a larger margin: 2,772 to 1,722. In the weeks following the failed vote,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
July 27, 2017gas industry furthering dialogue on how to optimize air quality While most of
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
gas industry furthering dialogue on how to optimize air quality While most of the coverage of air emissions issues tend to focus on the more densely populated Denver Metro area, we on the Western Slope have a great deal of familiarity on the issue... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 continues to look at early learning center optionsCommunity Unit School District 200 board members are reviewing options for what
My Suburban Life / Posted yesterday
Community Unit School District 200 board members are reviewing options for what to do with the district's early learning center after residents in April voted down a referendum that would have paid for a new $16.6 million facility at the... Read more
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Raw Story
McCain’s brain cancer draws renewed attention to possible Agent Orange connectionthat have been raised. In March, the VA asked a National Academy of Medicine pa
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
that have been raised. In March, the VA asked a National Academy of Medicine panel studying the effects of Agent Orange to focus special attention on glioblastoma. (Previous reports by the group have not found a connection.) The VA also is asking... Read more
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Salon.com
Democrats try a populist rebranding: Will “A Better Deal” be a winning strategy?a purely political standpoint. Democratic officials at the national level have
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
a purely political standpoint. Democratic officials at the national level have apparently concluded that the party must focusing more heavily on economic concerns to regain majorities in the House and Senate. On Monday, Senate Minority Leader... Read more
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Sun Star
Special Report: Malnutrition costs Philippines P328B (First of three parts)under five was higher than the Philippine average of 33.4 percent, according to
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
under five was higher than the Philippine average of 33.4 percent, according to the 2015 updating of the National Nutrition Survey. Acute malnutrition, indicated by wasting (being too thin for one’s height), plagues too many. With wasting... Read more
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Slate
Transgender Service Members’ Medical Costs Are Not a “Burden.” They Are Valid (and Cheaper Than Viagra).Obama administration policy of opening military service to transgender individu
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
Obama administration policy of opening military service to transgender individuals. “Our military,” he tweeted, “must be focused on decisive and overwhelming victory and cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that... Read more
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Business Wire
New McAfee Report Reveals Secrets of Successful Threat Hunters and SOCsand experience from years of researching cybercriminals, and is incredibly valu
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
and experience from years of researching cybercriminals, and is incredibly valuable to the investigation process. Per the survey, companies are investing in and gaining different levels of results from both tools and structured processes as they... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Main Street businesses rise from the rubble one year after devastating Ellicott City floodfor sale at their stores. The Internet made this model less effective with chea
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
for sale at their stores. The Internet made this model less effective with cheaper pricing, she said. During a market survey on Ellicott City, which Glover did in 2014, he said he saw the shopping strip had problems with industry mix; there... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Budget adopted with little changea report on a recent meeting of the Regional Economic Area Partnership of South
The Newton Kansan / Posted 4 days ago
a report on a recent meeting of the Regional Economic Area Partnership of South Central Kansas regarding a survey of membership as the organization assembles a committee to put together an action plan. Was notified of a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Full text of Duterte's State of the Nation Address 2017disaster resiliency and effective response in the greater [Metro] Manila area,
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
disaster resiliency and effective response in the greater [Metro] Manila area, which is our country's seat of governance, center of business, commerce, and the academe. Disaster resiliency of Metro Manila and the surrounding provinces is a matter... Read more
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MyKiRu
READ: SONA 2017 by President Duterte - Full Transcriptdisaster resiliency and effective response in the greater [Metro] Manila area,
MyKiRu / Posted 4 days ago
disaster resiliency and effective response in the greater [Metro] Manila area, which is our country‘s seat of governance, center of business, commerce, and the academe. Disaster resiliency of Metro Manila and the surrounding provinces is a matter... Read more
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New Kerala
Country with world's highest HIV prevalence is now controlling its HIV epidemic - newkerala news #256810ATLANTA, July 24, 2017 : New findings from Swaziland, supported by the Swazi Mi
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
ATLANTA, July 24, 2017 : New findings from Swaziland, supported by the Swazi Ministry of Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) through the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), reveal remarkable progress... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Apprehension": Main Events In Torrid Week Include Fed, GDP, Earnings And "Lots Of White House Risk"as a new week begins, in which the bank points to various event risks over the
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
as a new week begins, in which the bank points to various event risks over the coming five days. The one markets are focusing on over say, the FOMC on Wednesday, is the political noise coming from Washington. The investigation into Russia’s... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
As Aging Population Strains Senior Care in Japan, the Elderly Take Care of Each OtherIn an elementary school turned nursing home, Tasaka Keichi jokes with a group o
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
In an elementary school turned nursing home, Tasaka Keichi jokes with a group of cheerful old women. Tasaka Keichi, center, has been working at Cross Hearts in Yokohama, Japan, for the past five years. (Credit: Emiko Jozuka / CNN) At 70, he could... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Winging it on a prayer: churches are trying new ways to attract...call to find new ways to reach followers before the tide can turn to a battle o
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
call to find new ways to reach followers before the tide can turn to a battle of biblical proportions. The Pew Research Center's latest Religious Landscape Study released in 2015 said a large majority of Americans (77 percent) still identify... Read more
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Reuters
Headstrong Renzi struggles to find political touch as Italian vote nearssaying that everything is going well, but it clearly isn't," said parliamentari
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
saying that everything is going well, but it clearly isn't," said parliamentarian Giuseppe Civati, a one-time friend of the center-left leader who walked out of the PD two years ago in disaccord over policy priorities. "He seems disconnected from... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield hospital system awarded for using tech to improve healthMercy Health, a hospital system that includes the Springfield Regional Medical
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Mercy Health, a hospital system that includes the Springfield Regional Medical Center and Mercy Memorial Hospital in Urbana, was recently named a 2017 Most Wired Advanced Health System. For patients in Springfield and Urbana, the designation is a... Read more
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New York Post
Stay-at-home moms could be the secret to energizing America’s economyKristen Whirrett, a former Lutheran school teacher in Fort Wayne, Ind., always
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
Kristen Whirrett, a former Lutheran school teacher in Fort Wayne, Ind., always planned to take a career break to focus on motherhood. “When we were still dating, Andy and I decided that we wanted one of us to stay home with our children, at least... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Time of reckoningwas worse was how it was interpreted by the public and the media. Forty-four pe
Bulatlat.com / Posted 6 days ago
was worse was how it was interpreted by the public and the media. Forty-four percent of the population, said a Pulse Asia survey in March 2014, was opposed to the BBL. The Mamasapano incident had led them to reinforce already current thinking that... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce sees great examples of economic growthfor USA 800 for nine years. Last year, she moved to the new location in Wichit
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
for USA 800 for nine years. Last year, she moved to the new location in Wichita Falls to take on the position of call center director. "I've been able to do a lot and it's been great for me to learn and build on my you know tool kit of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce sees great examples of economic growthfor USA 800 for nine years. Last year, she moved to the new location in Wichit
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
for USA 800 for nine years. Last year, she moved to the new location in Wichita Falls to take on the position of call center director. "I've been able to do a lot and it's been great for me to learn and build on my you know tool kit of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
As Lyme disease spreads, researchers focus on stemming the threat in Mainedisease, the most common tick-borne disease, reached a high of 1,485 in 2016, a
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
disease, the most common tick-borne disease, reached a high of 1,485 in 2016, according to preliminary data from the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). “Those reported cases are believed to be only a small fraction of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Schlumberger Ld. UK Regulatory Announcement: Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2017 Resultstendering and final investment decision (FID) in many of the world’s shallow wa
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
tendering and final investment decision (FID) in many of the world’s shallow water basins. “In this market, we continue to focus on serving our customers and driving our business forward, building on our successful efforts over the past three years... Read more
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Business Wire
Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2017 Resultstendering and final investment decision (FID) in many of the world’s shallow wa
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
tendering and final investment decision (FID) in many of the world’s shallow water basins. “In this market, we continue to focus on serving our customers and driving our business forward, building on our successful efforts over the past three years... Read more
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The Economic Times
More education, fewer child brides mean healthier childrenthe age of 15 and 16 years were pregnant or had already become mothers, accordi
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
the age of 15 and 16 years were pregnant or had already become mothers, according to data from the National Family Health Survey 4 (NFHS 4). Becoming a child bride initiates a process for the girl where societal pressure, expectations and the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
More education will lead to fewer child brides, healthier childrenthe age of 15 and 16 years were pregnant or had already become mothers, accordi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
the age of 15 and 16 years were pregnant or had already become mothers, according to data from the National Family Health Survey 4 (NFHS 4). Becoming a child bride initiates a process for the girl where societal pressure, expectations and the... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Report: Consumers positive about agThe Colorado Department of Agriculture says a 2016 public attitudes survey cond
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
The Colorado Department of Agriculture says a 2016 public attitudes survey conducted for the CDA by Colorado State University last year shows most Coloradans have a positive image of the state's agriculture. However, for those willing to read the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Images show how Mosul has been almost completely destroyed during war- more than 5,000 buildings - was damaged or destroyed in the final three weeks
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
- more than 5,000 buildings - was damaged or destroyed in the final three weeks of bombardment up to July 8, according to a survey by UN Habitat using satellite imagery. Across the city, 10,000 buildings were damaged over the course of the war, the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Special: Catawba College alumna studying ecology near nuclear sitesrepurposed as storage facilities for used fuel rods. Today SRNL is DOE’s Envir
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
repurposed as storage facilities for used fuel rods. Today SRNL is DOE’s Environmental Management laboratory and a primary focus is in Environmental Stewardship and Restoration. As a Principal Scientist she shares that she was “literally” hired... Read more
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Roll Call
Conservatives Plot Payback for Obamacare Repeal Failureto join with Democrats or honor their promises.” Some senators were not fazed
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
to join with Democrats or honor their promises.” Some senators were not fazed by the outside groups’ threats. “My whole focus is just really to the concerns of the people that I represent back home,” Murkowski said Tuesday. “And that’s who I... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Report: Consumers positive about Colorado agricultureThe Colorado Department of Agriculture says a 2016 public attitudes survey cond
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
The Colorado Department of Agriculture says a 2016 public attitudes survey conducted for the CDA by Colorado State University last year shows most Coloradans have a positive image of the state's agriculture. However, for those willing to read the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sexual assault discussion derailed by DeVos & Co.reporting of rape is similar to the false reporting of other crimes: very infre
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
reporting of rape is similar to the false reporting of other crimes: very infrequent. The National Sexual Violence Resource Center estimates between 2 and 10 percent of sexual assaults are false, but it also notes that protocols and a lack of... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Piloting Art; Austin takes first step in program to embrace community arttool for city planners in small to mid-sized cities. Other cities include Manka
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
tool for city planners in small to mid-sized cities. Other cities include Mankato, Rochester, Red Wing and Winona. The focus of the project is to improve the vibrancy, social cohesion, livability and health of the five communities. In a recent... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Smart Leaders From Survey Monkey and PayPal Explain When to Let Fires Burnweek, we’re discussing Hoffman’s theory: smart managers know when to let fires
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
week, we’re discussing Hoffman’s theory: smart managers know when to let fires burn. When Selina Tobaccowala started at SurveyMonkey in 2009 as president, she learned immediately that the company – whose business model is based on extensive... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Smart Leaders From Survey Monkey and PayPal Explain When to Let Fires Burnweek, we’re discussing Hoffman’s theory: smart managers know when to let fires
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
week, we’re discussing Hoffman’s theory: smart managers know when to let fires burn. When Selina Tobaccowala started at SurveyMonkey in 2009 as president, she learned immediately that the company – whose business model is based on extensive... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Smart Leaders From Survey Monkey and PayPal Explain When to Let Fires Burnweek, we’re discussing Hoffman’s theory: smart managers know when to let fires
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
week, we’re discussing Hoffman’s theory: smart managers know when to let fires burn. When Selina Tobaccowala started at SurveyMonkey in 2009 as president, she learned immediately that the company – whose business model is based on extensive... Read more
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Breitbart
Breitbart, the Honey Badger, and America First: Book Provides Clues into How Bannon Propelled Trump into Oval Officeelite, especially the “professional conservatives” on Twitter who became “Never
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
elite, especially the “professional conservatives” on Twitter who became “Never Trumpers,” love to mock. Twitter was his “focus group,” and Trump realized that whenever he tweeted against “amnesty in 2013, 2014, he would get hundreds and hundreds... Read more
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Rappler
DepEd partners with UNESCO, KOICA on new ALS projectPoverty and Injustice in the Philippines” project hopes to address. Launched o
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
Poverty and Injustice in the Philippines” project hopes to address. Launched on Friday, July 14, 2017, the project will focus on Tacloban City and the municipality of Palo in Leyte. (READ: Catching up on ALS: Challenges of a 'parallel... Read more
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The News-Times
Supporters propose soccer field as site for new Brookfield libraryPtak soccer field. The town is also applying for a grant to pave the gravel par
The News-Times / Posted 10 days ago
Ptak soccer field. The town is also applying for a grant to pave the gravel parking lot between the firehouse and Municipal Center, as well as another grant to extend the Still River Greenway near the fields. “We have to come up with a cohesive,... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson Planning Commission to recommend rezoning Big Woodsa regional sporting goods store, high-tech manufacturing, a medical facility, p
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
a regional sporting goods store, high-tech manufacturing, a medical facility, public-private recreation and a cultural center project. However, the council voted to postpone its vote on naming which specific concepts the EDA would focus on... Read more
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Daily Mail
SETI reveals new plan to scan the skies for alien signalsSETI project aims to create a global network of cameras to detect signals This
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
SETI project aims to create a global network of cameras to detect signals This would be the first ever continuous survey of the entire sky, the experts say This coverage would allow scientists to spot signals shorter than a... Read more
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NBC News
Criticizing the cultural atmosphere in colleges doesn't mean a rejection of universitiesCHICAGO -- A recent survey on the public's view of national institutions elicit
NBC News / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO -- A recent survey on the public's view of national institutions elicited headlines that suggested a tale of backwardness and ignorance. One example: "Majority of Republicans Think Higher Education is Bad for America." The reality is more... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas survey finds most residents satisfied with city servicesplan, they asked residents for their thoughts on how the city is doing and wher
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
plan, they asked residents for their thoughts on how the city is doing and where it can improve. The city sent out surveys to 3,000 random households this spring, and published the results on July 10. The goal was to get 400 responses, and... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Conservation Department explains recent work and heavy spending in Cole County30-plus years old." Another major chunk of the Cole County work — $376,680 — w
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
30-plus years old." Another major chunk of the Cole County work — $376,680 — was spent at the Runge Conservation Nature Center, on Missouri 179 just south of the general headquarters complex. "The nature center is over 20 years old," Jeffries... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Before '67 riot, Detroit thought it could avoid civil unrestwere crowded. One guidebook noted Detroit’s pace was hectic. Downtown Detroit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
were crowded. One guidebook noted Detroit’s pace was hectic. Downtown Detroit was still the commercial and entertainment center of southeast Michigan; such far-flung edge cities as Troy, Southfield and Sterling Heights were still developing.... Read more
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