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Business Wire
TEACHNOW, Inc., an online start-up that is reinventing U.S. and global teacher preparation, hires one of nation’s top education deans as its president and is awarded status as a higher education institution.WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TEACHNOW, Inc., a rapidly growing online teacher p
TEACHNOW, Inc., an online start-up that is reinventing U.S. and global teacher preparation, hires one of nation’s top education deans as its president and is awarded status as a higher education institution.
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TEACHNOW, Inc., a rapidly growing online teacher preparation start-up that has spent the past four years developing a new model to improve teacher education, announced today that it has hired one of the nation’s top... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now 65,346 acres; 40% containedare mopping up by digging smoldering stumps and putting water on hot spots," ac
Carpenter Road Fire now 65,346 acres; 40% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 22 hours ago
are mopping up by digging smoldering stumps and putting water on hot spots," according to a post by the Stevens County Fire District #1's Facebook page. Slow growth is expected over the next 24 hours. UPDATE: 10:20 a.m. Monday: Fire officials... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Meet Morgan County's new teachersRe-3 School District Kjelse Curtis Kjelse Curtis is a new Re-3 School Distric
Meet Morgan County's new teachers
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
Re-3 School District Kjelse Curtis Kjelse Curtis is a new Re-3 School District nurse. This year she will be working at Fort Morgan Middle School, Fort Morgan High School and Lincoln High School, as well as helping out at other schools throughout... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Kettle Complex fire now 73,962 acres; 17% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 73,962 acres; 17% contained
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kettle Complex fire now 73,962 acres; 17% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 73,962 acres; 17% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kettle Complex fire now 73,962 acres; 17% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 73,962 acres; 17% contained
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 31, 2015history provides insights into the possible outcome of a three-way presidential
Email letters, August 31, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
history provides insights into the possible outcome of a three-way presidential contest In Sunday’s Washington Post, James Hohmann reported that poll-leading Republican presidential candidate Donald “Trump says he’ll decide... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now 65,130 acres; 35% containedpossible during the afternoon hours. Containment has decreased with the growth
Carpenter Road Fire now 65,130 acres; 35% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
possible during the afternoon hours. Containment has decreased with the growth of the fire along the northern edge. The western and eastern fire boundaries have remained very stable for the past several days. Because the prevailing winds have... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
treasurer Admits to Stealing Thousands from Teachers UnionThe former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers union has pleaded guilt
treasurer Admits to Stealing Thousands from Teachers Union
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 2 days ago
The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers union has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $65,000 from the organization's emergency strike fund. The (Washington) Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1NFSBjS ) reports that 55-year-old Rae... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers unionCHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) — The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers u
treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers union
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) — The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers union has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $65,000 from the organization's emergency strike fund. The (Washington) Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1NFSBjS ) reports... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Ex-treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers unionCHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) — The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers u
Ex-treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers union
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) — The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers union has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $65,000 from the organization's emergency strike fund. The (Washington) Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1NFSBjS ) reports... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Kettle Complex fire now 66,084 acres; 17% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 66,084 acres; 17% contained
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 3 days ago
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kettle Complex fire now 66,084 acres; 17% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 66,084 acres; 17% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kettle Complex fire now 66,084 acres; 17% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 66,084 acres; 17% contained
ABC Montana / Posted 3 days ago
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers unionCHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) - The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers u
treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers union
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) - The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers union has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $65,000 from the organization's emergency strike fund. The (Washington) Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1NFSBjS ) reports... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers unionCHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) - The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers u
treasurer admits to stealing $65,000 from teachers union
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLEROI, Pa. (AP) - The former treasurer of a western Pennsylvania teachers union has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $65,000 from the organization's emergency strike fund. The (Washington) Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1NFSBjS ) reports... Read more
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The Morning Call
The heroin epidemic's toll: One Pennsylvania county, 70 minutes, eight overdosesWASHINGTON, Pa. — The first call came at 7:33 p.m. on a recent Sunday: Two peop
The heroin epidemic's toll: One Pennsylvania county, 70 minutes, eight overdoses
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON, Pa. — The first call came at 7:33 p.m. on a recent Sunday: Two people had overdosed on heroin in a home just a few hundred yards from the station where firefighters were awaiting their nightly round of drug emergencies. Six minutes... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
School district adds security steps to keep kids safeMAPLE VALLEY — The Tahoma School District is in the lengthy process of spending
School district adds security steps to keep kids safe
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
MAPLE VALLEY — The Tahoma School District is in the lengthy process of spending $300 million on school improvements district-wide to improve student and teacher safety. Schools like Rock Creek Elementary were built decades ago when security wasn’t... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Okorie - Making in-Road Into International Fashion Marketdelved into the industry, Okorie had made her marks by showcasing her wears at
Okorie - Making in-Road Into International Fashion Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
delved into the industry, Okorie had made her marks by showcasing her wears at several runways in Nigeria, Paris, Washington, and Johannesburg. While speaking on the industry, Okorie said, "The Fashion industry is now very interesting in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Even while playing QB in college, UF's Jim McElwain was destined to coachGAINESVILLE | You might say Jim McElwain turned pro early. Eastern Washington
Even while playing QB in college, UF's Jim McElwain was destined to coach
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
GAINESVILLE | You might say Jim McElwain turned pro early. Eastern Washington football coach Dick Zornes had a heart-to-heart with his scrappy, overachieving backup quarterback before the 1983 season, McElwain’s final fall with the Eagles. Blessed... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kettle Complex fire now 60,292 acres; 16% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 60,292 acres; 16% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kettle Complex fire now 60,292 acres; 16% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 60,292 acres; 16% contained
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Kettle Complex fire now 60,292 acres; 16% containedThe Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is
Kettle Complex fire now 60,292 acres; 16% contained
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
The Kettle Complex Fire is now 60,292 Acres and is 16% contained. The fire is burning in Northern Ferry County and the Washington Colville National Forest. Crews are continuing to identify and construct a fire line on the north, south and east... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 28, 2015via sales tax initiatives, or mill levies to improve their communities. A short
Email letters, August 28, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
via sales tax initiatives, or mill levies to improve their communities. A short list includes: The Roaring Fork School District $122 million bond issue to fund capital projects and be repaid over a 20-year period with majority of... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Weekend Events List for Aug 28-30music by .38 Special, Third Eye Blind & Thompson Square, rides, games. Taste o
Weekend Events List for Aug 28-30
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 5 days ago
music by .38 Special, Third Eye Blind & Thompson Square, rides, games. Taste of OTR Aug. 29 , 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Washington Park, 1230 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine Food area restaurants, live music, beer, kids activities, beer. Benefits... Read more
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The News-Times
Gaylordsville Ladies Auxiliary celebrates 50thequipment. Today, the main contribution the Auxiliary makes is a $500 scholars
Gaylordsville Ladies Auxiliary celebrates 50th
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
equipment. Today, the main contribution the Auxiliary makes is a $500 scholarship for a graduating New Milford High School senior from Gaylordsville. Charter member Emily Parker’s most vivid memory is of the uniforms of blue skirts and... Read more
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JTA
Visit a centuries-old Jewish community in paradiseA beach along Curacao’s lush Caribbean coastline in 2015. (Melissa Apter/Washin
Visit a centuries-old Jewish community in paradise
JTA / Posted 5 days ago
A beach along Curacao’s lush Caribbean coastline in 2015. (Melissa Apter/Washington Jewish Week) WILLEMSTAD, CURACAO (Washington Jewish Week via JTA) – Curacao is a beautiful place. Tourists come to the Caribbean island nation to explore its hidden... Read more
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Crosscut
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage Awardsare still available. We hope you’ll join us. Kaaren Andrews — Principal of the
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage Awards
Crosscut / Posted 5 days ago
are still available. We hope you’ll join us. Kaaren Andrews — Principal of the Interagency Academy, a network of high schools for troubled teens Ross Barnes — Champion of the use of science based evidence in decision making Miriam Barnett —... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kettle Complex fire now 60,205 acres; 16% containedand poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley
Kettle Complex fire now 60,205 acres; 16% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
and poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley, Kettle River valley, and much of northeast Washington on Monday. Calm air and smoke resulted in less intense fire activity on these fires for elevations under 4000... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kettle Complex fire now 60,205 acres; 16% containedand poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley
Kettle Complex fire now 60,205 acres; 16% contained
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
and poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley, Kettle River valley, and much of northeast Washington on Monday. Calm air and smoke resulted in less intense fire activity on these fires for elevations under 4000... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Kettle Complex fire now 60,205 acres; 16% containedand poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley
Kettle Complex fire now 60,205 acres; 16% contained
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
and poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley, Kettle River valley, and much of northeast Washington on Monday. Calm air and smoke resulted in less intense fire activity on these fires for elevations under 4000... Read more
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EuroNews
Virginia shooting feeds ammo to gun control debateis it so difficult for America to come to terms with gun violence? Here are fiv
Virginia shooting feeds ammo to gun control debate
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
is it so difficult for America to come to terms with gun violence? Here are five major facts, compiled by our Washington correspondent Stefan Grobe, that you need to know to understand the issue:What is the legal basis for gun... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National Newshimself with family as doctors target the skin cancer that showed up in his liv
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
himself with family as doctors target the skin cancer that showed up in his liver and brain.More >> San Francisco district attorney expands Uber lawsuitSan Francisco district attorney expands Uber lawsuit The San Francisco district... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rossi: Cindrich true to self in first bookthat he was tabbed “the undisputed free-agent champ” by USA Today. But how man
Rossi: Cindrich true to self in first book
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
that he was tabbed “the undisputed free-agent champ” by USA Today. But how many book authors are in four halls of fame (Western Pennsylvania, Italian-American Sports, Washington County and Avella High School), on a walk of fame and his... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015to enriching life here, from health care to social justice to good government.
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
to enriching life here, from health care to social justice to good government. They've turned around struggling rural schools (Daisy Duerr), helped prisoners successfully re-enter society (Morgan Holladay of Compassion Works for All),... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Postcards from NormFrank McCourt of Roxbury and young Siobhan Comerford of Middlebury engage in de
Postcards from Norm
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
Frank McCourt of Roxbury and young Siobhan Comerford of Middlebury engage in deep conversation at Hickory Stick Bookshop in Washington. Mr. McCourt died July 19, 2009 at the age of 78. Photo: Norm Cummings / Norm Cummings Rachel Gioia hugs New... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Kettle Complex fire now 59,000 acres; 16% containedUPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday: The Kettle Complex includes three fires in north
Kettle Complex fire now 59,000 acres; 16% contained
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday: The Kettle Complex includes three fires in northern Ferry County Washington: Smoke blanketing the area caused difficult breathing and poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley, Kettle... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kettle Complex fire now 59,000 acres; 16% containedUPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday: The Kettle Complex includes three fires in north
Kettle Complex fire now 59,000 acres; 16% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday: The Kettle Complex includes three fires in northern Ferry County Washington: Smoke blanketing the area caused difficult breathing and poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley, Kettle... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kettle Complex fire now 59,000 acres; 16% containedUPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday: The Kettle Complex includes three fires in north
Kettle Complex fire now 59,000 acres; 16% contained
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday: The Kettle Complex includes three fires in northern Ferry County Washington: Smoke blanketing the area caused difficult breathing and poor visibility for residents and fire personnel in the Curlew River valley, Kettle... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Candidates set for Portland’s November electionsof candidates for mayor in 2015 will not be nearly as large as in 2011. It wil
Candidates set for Portland’s November elections
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
of candidates for mayor in 2015 will not be nearly as large as in 2011. It will not even be as large as the City Council District 1 race. The full list of candidates for the Nov. 3 election was released on the city website after Tuesday’s 4:30... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tickets to see pope in D.C. go beggingWASHINGTON -- Want to see Pope Francis at the U.S. Capitol next month? If so, i
Tickets to see pope in D.C. go begging
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Want to see Pope Francis at the U.S. Capitol next month? If so, it's time to call your congressman. Arkansas' congressional delegation has more than 600 tickets available for the Sept. 24 speech, the first time a pontiff has addressed... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
August 25, 2015Johannesburg in 2013. The eight will be sentenced on September 22. (AP Photo)
August 25, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Johannesburg in 2013. The eight will be sentenced on September 22. (AP Photo) Former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday School class at Maranatha Baptist Church in his hometown Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Plains, Ga. The 90-year-old Carter gave... Read more
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TribLIVE
Budget stalemate tosses uncertainty into Western Pennsylvania teacher negotiationsTeachers and Belle Vernon district leaders averted a strike early Tuesday, reac
Budget stalemate tosses uncertainty into Western Pennsylvania teacher negotiations
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Teachers and Belle Vernon district leaders averted a strike early Tuesday, reaching a last-minute deal after more than 400 days without a contract. A strike threat hastened negotiations there, but teachers aren't likely to picket during contract... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Sheriff's deputies investigating Baskin Robbins robberyfirefighters have arrived in the United States and on Monday prepared to fan ou
Sheriff's deputies investigating Baskin Robbins robbery
KHQ Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
firefighters have arrived in the United States and on Monday prepared to fan out to help fight wildfires burning in several western states. The 70 firefighters are scheduled to receive protective equipment at the National Interagency Fire Center in... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Business Digest, Aug. 25, 2015: Santa Cruz County Bank promotes Angelo DeBernardothe bank was named a “preferred lender” by the U.S. Small Business Administrati
Business Digest, Aug. 25, 2015: Santa Cruz County Bank promotes Angelo DeBernardo
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
the bank was named a “preferred lender” by the U.S. Small Business Administration for the San Francisco and Fresno District Offices. DeBernardo has 26 years of financial experience. He came to Santa Cruz County Bank after seven years as... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kettle Complex fire now 56,200 acres; 15% containedand is burning on the Kettle Crest between Curlew and Orient. The fire is 12% c
Kettle Complex fire now 56,200 acres; 15% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
and is burning on the Kettle Crest between Curlew and Orient. The fire is 12% contained. Firelines constructed along the western edge are holding. Crews continue to strengthen the lines. On the southern perimeter, dozer lines are being... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kettle Complex fire now 56,200 acres; 15% containedand is burning on the Kettle Crest between Curlew and Orient. The fire is 12% c
Kettle Complex fire now 56,200 acres; 15% contained
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
and is burning on the Kettle Crest between Curlew and Orient. The fire is 12% contained. Firelines constructed along the western edge are holding. Crews continue to strengthen the lines. On the southern perimeter, dozer lines are being... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Kettle Complex fire now 56,200 acres; 15% containedand is burning on the Kettle Crest between Curlew and Orient. The fire is 12% c
Kettle Complex fire now 56,200 acres; 15% contained
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 8 days ago
and is burning on the Kettle Crest between Curlew and Orient. The fire is 12% contained. Firelines constructed along the western edge are holding. Crews continue to strengthen the lines. On the southern perimeter, dozer lines are being... Read more
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Washington Post
The heroin epidemic’s toll: One county, 70 minutes, eight overdosesA view of Washington, Pa. Last week, Washington County recorded 16 overdoses in
The heroin epidemic’s toll: One county, 70 minutes, eight overdoses
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
A view of Washington, Pa. Last week, Washington County recorded 16 overdoses in 24 hours and 25 over two days. Three people died. (Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post) WASHINGTON, Pa. — The first call came at 7:33 p.m. last Sunday: Two people had... Read more
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Washington Post
The heroin epidemic’s toll: One county, 70 minutes, eight overdosesHeroin packets recently confiscated from people who overdosed in Washington Cou
The heroin epidemic’s toll: One county, 70 minutes, eight overdoses
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
Heroin packets recently confiscated from people who overdosed in Washington County, Pa. (Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post) WASHINGTON, Pa. — The first call came at 7:33 p.m. last Sunday: Two people had overdosed on heroin in a home just a few... Read more
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