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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Immigration split in Erie Co. Sheriff raceBUFFALO, N.Y. -- The two men running to be sheriff of Erie County would have di
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 hours ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The two men running to be sheriff of Erie County would have different policies when it comes to deputies questioning someone's immigration status. Incumbent Sheriff Tim Howard, a Republican, put out a news release on Friday... Read more
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Breitbart
Illegal Alien NBA Hopeful Charged with Sexual Assault Denied Bondcitizen of Nigeria but indicated he was a U.S. citizen on his college admission
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
citizen of Nigeria but indicated he was a U.S. citizen on his college admission paperwork. An investigator for the Waller County District Attorney’s office testified that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is after Yakubu because his visa... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County GOP pushing southern strategy with South Weld GOP offshoot CopyHuge population growth in Weld County, particularly in southern Weld, has put t
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
Huge population growth in Weld County, particularly in southern Weld, has put the Weld County GOP on the defensive in a fight to keep the county red. In the past week, party officials here have debuted a new group and website, South Weld GOP, in an... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Site remediation for new Gilmore LodgeA fenced-off area at the site of the future Gilmore Lodge facility is a symbol
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
A fenced-off area at the site of the future Gilmore Lodge facility is a symbol of the regional government making sure it is buying a quality product, says Fort Erie regional Coun. Sandy Annunziata. Recently, a small portion of the 4.4-hectare... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Site remediation for new Gilmore LodgeA fenced-off area at the site of the future Gilmore Lodge facility is a symbol
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
A fenced-off area at the site of the future Gilmore Lodge facility is a symbol of the regional government making sure it is buying a quality product, says Fort Erie regional Coun. Sandy Annunziata. Recently, a small portion of the 4.4-hectare... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Site remediation for new Gilmore LodgeA fenced-off area at the site of the future Gilmore Lodge facility is a symbol
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
A fenced-off area at the site of the future Gilmore Lodge facility is a symbol of the regional government making sure it is buying a quality product, says Fort Erie regional Coun. Sandy Annunziata. Recently, a small portion of the 4.4-hectare... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Howard, Cuomo react to immigration stancesERIE COUNTY, NY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office isn’t exactly thrilled with Erie C
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
ERIE COUNTY, NY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office isn’t exactly thrilled with Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard’s directive on Friday, ordering his deputies to ignore Cuomo’s own executive order that forbids officers from asking about immigration status... Read more
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MPNnow.com
FLACRA getting $1.4 million to aid in opioid crisis fightdesignation is based on the number of opioid overdose deaths, hospitalizations
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
designation is based on the number of opioid overdose deaths, hospitalizations involving opioids and residents leaving the county to access addiction treatment services. The 16 counties will share up to $16 million to increase access to treatment... Read more
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New York Post
The day that destroyed the working class and sowed the seeds for Trumpcountry and the community members themselves by surprise,” said Lynd from his b
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
country and the community members themselves by surprise,” said Lynd from his basement in his Niles, Ohio, home in Trumbull County. On the night of Black Monday, Lynd remembers an emergency meeting was called by the Central Labor Union and a plan... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. can't halt public-safety grants to sanctuary cities, judge rulesordered. Officials applied for $2.2 million in the federal grant money -- $1.5
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
ordered. Officials applied for $2.2 million in the federal grant money -- $1.5 million for Chicago and the rest for Cook County and 10 other suburbs. In a recent court hearing, attorneys representing Chicago said more than 30 other jurisdictions... Read more
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NBC New York
Cuomo: Police Can't Question Immigration Statusback sensible immigration policy, we are taking action to help protect all New
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
back sensible immigration policy, we are taking action to help protect all New Yorkers from unwarranted targeting by government," Cuomo said in a statement accompanying his order. "New York became the Empire State due to the contributions of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sheriff Howard to ignore Cuomo orderBUFFALO, N.Y. - Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard issued a directive on Friday aft
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard issued a directive on Friday afternoon telling law enforcement personnel to continue asking people about their immigration status during traffic stops, arrests and domestic incidents. The directive came... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Officials take tour of Lake Erie algae bloom at its peakA water sample with algae taken from Lake Erie at Maumee Bay State Park on Tues
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
A water sample with algae taken from Lake Erie at Maumee Bay State Park on Tuesday on display during the Ohio Sea Grant/Stone Lab's "Understanding Algal Blooms" conference Thursday at the Stranahan Theater. Nearly 50 people — a cross-section of... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County GOP pushing southern strategy with South Weld GOP offshootHuge population growth in Weld County, particularly in southern Weld, has put t
Greeley Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Huge population growth in Weld County, particularly in southern Weld, has put the Weld County GOP on the defensive in a fight to keep the county red. In the past week, party officials here have debuted a new group and website, South Weld GOP, in an... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Erie to weigh oil and gas mapping measure amid industry resistanceErie's Board of Trustees will consider an ordinance Tuesday requiring oil and g
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Erie's Board of Trustees will consider an ordinance Tuesday requiring oil and gas operators to map their pipelines throughout the town. If approved, the town would be one of the first local municipalities in the state to enforce such a measure. It... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Bike sharing comes to Erie Canal Trail in DeWittFive heavy duty, single speed Cuse Cycle bikes have been stationed at the Erie
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Five heavy duty, single speed Cuse Cycle bikes have been stationed at the Erie Canal Trail on Butternut Drive in DeWitt to bring bike sharing to the area. (Hayleigh Gowans) By Hayleigh Gowans In an ongoing effort to make DeWitt a more... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
At four-year mark, Boulder County flood recovery still challengingthat is home to more than its fair share of athletes that like to push the enve
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
that is home to more than its fair share of athletes that like to push the envelope, the analogy is appropriate: Boulder County flood officials say recovery from the September 2013 flood is not a marathon, it's an ultramarathon. This weekend... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Felsky to seek NDP nominationAlex Felsky wants at second shot at becoming an MPP, The trustee with the Gran
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
Alex Felsky wants at second shot at becoming an MPP, The trustee with the Grand Erie District School Board announced Thursday that she will seek the provincial NDP nomination in Brantford-Brant for next June's provincial election. "As a school... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo-Lucas County Health Department announces walk-in flu shot clinic scheduleThe Toledo-Lucas County Health Department has released its walk-in flu shot cli
The Toledo Blade / Posted 12 days ago
The Toledo-Lucas County Health Department has released its walk-in flu shot clinic for the season. All insurance is accepted and patients should bring health insurance information. Without insurance, the vaccine is $30 payable by cash, check or... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Build the wall’ takes back seat to rebuilding after HarveyDACA program protecting young immigrants 'Build the wall' takes back seat to r
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
DACA program protecting young immigrants 'Build the wall' takes back seat to rebuilding after Harvey HOUSTON — The U.S. government carefully designed a path of least resistance to building a border wall in Texas, picking a wildlife refuge and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mayor claims gains in bid for re-electionKapszukiewicz and Republican Councilman Tom Waniewski. Mr. Kapszukiewicz, a fo
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
Kapszukiewicz and Republican Councilman Tom Waniewski. Mr. Kapszukiewicz, a former Toledo councilman and four-term Lucas County treasurer, in particular has battered the mayor for what he says is a lack of leadership. Mr. Kapszukiewicz says... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Bay Weekly’s Labor Day 2017 Parade of Working Peopleplaces I ­wouldn’t be in or wouldn’t feel comfortable being in. When I was 17
Bay Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
places I ­wouldn’t be in or wouldn’t feel comfortable being in. When I was 17 I toured the country with a company that did government contracting. Every other day I went to a different part of the country and photographed employees. When I got back... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
80 Ohio officials get info at D.C. meetingsKellyanne Conway, senior counselor to the President, takes a group photo with a
The Toledo Blade / Posted 20 days ago
Kellyanne Conway, senior counselor to the President, takes a group photo with about 80 Ohio county commissioners during a meeting at the Eisenhower Executive Office. Lucas County’s commissioners did not go Tuesday. WASHINGTON – While the President... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Feds okay $2 billion natural gas line from Columbiana County to Michiganregulators have approved a $2 billion project to build a controversial 250-mile
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 22 days ago
regulators have approved a $2 billion project to build a controversial 250-mile long natural gas pipeline from Columbiana County to Michigan. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Friday gave the green light to a plan by Nexus Gas... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Focusing on First Nations kids’ mental healthmidst of hiring an indigenous liaison for a nine-month contract. A $75,000 Tri
Sarnia Observer / Posted 22 days ago
midst of hiring an indigenous liaison for a nine-month contract. A $75,000 Trillium Foundation grant from the provincial government was recently awarded to make it happen. “We’re looking to improve pathways, make our services for children and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo's Water Quality Dashboard moved to 'watch'Quality Dashboard” needle from “clear” to “watch” Friday because algal toxins w
The Toledo Blade / Posted 24 days ago
Quality Dashboard” needle from “clear” to “watch” Friday because algal toxins were detected in the raw water from Lake Erie at the city’s intake crib. City Spokesman Carrie Hartman said the drinking water is safe and there were no detectable... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Haldimand wants more talk on power line projectHaldimand councillors want the company undertaking a project to run a high volt
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 26 days ago
Haldimand councillors want the company undertaking a project to run a high voltage electric transmission line through the county and under Lake Erie to hold more discussions about its plans. Mayor Ken Hewitt made clear to presenters of the ITC Lake... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Haldimand wants more talk on power line projectHaldimand councillors want the company undertaking a project to run a high volt
Delhi News Record / Posted 26 days ago
Haldimand councillors want the company undertaking a project to run a high voltage electric transmission line through the county and under Lake Erie to hold more discussions about its plans. Mayor Ken Hewitt made clear to presenters of the ITC Lake... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Haldimand wants more talk on power line projectHaldimand councillors want the company undertaking a project to run a high volt
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 26 days ago
Haldimand councillors want the company undertaking a project to run a high voltage electric transmission line through the county and under Lake Erie to hold more discussions about its plans. Mayor Ken Hewitt made clear to presenters of the ITC Lake... Read more
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CBS News
"CBSN: On Assignment": Episode 4almost all healthcare organizations have reported at least one cyberattack. Dr.
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
almost all healthcare organizations have reported at least one cyberattack. Dr. Jennifer Pugh runs their emergency room at Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo, New York, the largest U.S. hospital attacked in the U.S. 2017 so far. She was on... Read more
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CBS News
Cyber Soldiers: White-hat hackershealthcare organizations have reported at least one cyberattack. The largest U.
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
healthcare organizations have reported at least one cyberattack. The largest U.S. hospital attacked in the U.S. 2017 was Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo, New York, and they're still feeling the effects. Dr. Jennifer Pugh runs their... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Exploring Michigan’s Wetland Wondersthose activities are funded. Wetland Wonders are Harsens Island at the St. Cla
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
those activities are funded. Wetland Wonders are Harsens Island at the St. Clair Flats State Wildlife Area in St. Clair County; Pointe Mouillee State Game Area in Monroe and Wayne counties; Fennville Farm Unit at the Allegan State Game Area in... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Toxic algae increasing in Kiser Lake, state studying solutionsKiser Lake State Park — a significant contributor to Champaign County’s economy
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Kiser Lake State Park — a significant contributor to Champaign County’s economy that draws visitors from across the region — has seen toxic algae slicks in recent year and a state study found the blooms have become more common. The harmful algae... Read more
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CBS News
Inside the New York hospital hackers took down for six weeksand $500. For Monday's "CBSN: On Assignment," CBS News correspondent Reena Nin
CBS News / Posted 1 months ago
and $500. For Monday's "CBSN: On Assignment," CBS News correspondent Reena Ninan visits an upstate New York hospital, the Erie County Medical Center. Hackers took down the level one trauma center's computer system for six weeks. "All the screens... Read more

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