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KECI Missoula
Could Wu Yibing become China's first male tennis star?clinching his first ATP Challenger title on the men's lower-tier tour on home s
KECI Missoula / Posted an hour ago
clinching his first ATP Challenger title on the men's lower-tier tour on home soil in Shanghai a week after his triumph at Flushing Meadows. He's now ranked inside the Top 350.'Be yourself' Although Wu is on the right track, it's important he... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LCFD testing hydrants in Lake Charles until DecemberMurray says they are testing north of Broad Street. Residents in that area mig
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 hours ago
Murray says they are testing north of Broad Street. Residents in that area might start seeing discolored water because flushing stirs up the settled iron particles in the pipes. No worries though... Murray says it's temporary and perfectly... Read more
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The Telegraph
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Tigers rout West to wrap up 10th SWC title in 11 yearsa special night for them.” West returns home for its Senior Night on Wednesday
The Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
a special night for them.” West returns home for its Senior Night on Wednesday when the Alton Redbirds visit Belleville. Flushing Tuesday’s numbers that included no aces, no blocks and no attacker with more than three kills will be a goal for... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Body cameras for Jupiter cops win council OKwill improve water quality by reducing water age, providing for better maintena
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 hours ago
will improve water quality by reducing water age, providing for better maintenance of chlorine residuals and reducing flushing volumes required to maintain acceptable chlorine residuals, according to town records. * Spending $392,298 for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California just made it legal to liquefy a corpsewater cremation (or alkaline hydrolysis, aquamation or bio-cremation). Despite
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
water cremation (or alkaline hydrolysis, aquamation or bio-cremation). Despite its name, water cremation does not involve flushing a dead body down the toilet or drowning it in hot water. In fact, it's more of a bath. The body is put in a steel,... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint Township Tim Hortons store closes without explanationFLINT TWP., MI -- A Tim Hortons' store at Ballenger and Flushing roads has clos
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
FLINT TWP., MI -- A Tim Hortons' store at Ballenger and Flushing roads has closed its doors but isn't offering a reason why. Hand-written notes posted on doors to the building at 1274 N. Ballenger say only, "Store is permanently closed" as of Sept.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Burglar who targeted Hindu temple, churches gets prisonchurch, a Romanian Orthodox church, a Hindu temple and a Roman Catholic church
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
church, a Romanian Orthodox church, a Hindu temple and a Roman Catholic church (Pictured: Bangladesh Hindu Mandir Temple in Flushing) Rev. Paul Lai of the St. James Episcopal Church in Flushing, Queens, said his parish was struck on March 23, April... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lamu Police Reservists to Get Modern Guns to Fight AlHindi, Bar'goni, Basuba, Kiunga, Ishakani and all areas bordering the Boni fore
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Hindi, Bar'goni, Basuba, Kiunga, Ishakani and all areas bordering the Boni forest where the Boni Enclave Campaign aimed at flushing out Al-Shabaab militants is ongoing. The move to equip the Lamu KPRs with modern guns comes at a time when a... Read more
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FOX News
Homeless man sentenced after pleading guilty to robbing churches to 'get back at God'in Queens, New York, and robbing them. Joseph Woznik, 24, targeted churches be
FOX News / Posted yesterday
in Queens, New York, and robbing them. Joseph Woznik, 24, targeted churches between March 21 and April 10 in the areas of Flushing, Woodside and Elmhurst. Woznik pleaded guilty to burglary as a hate crime and criminal possession of stolen... Read more
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FOX News
Homeless man sentenced after pleading guilty to robbing churches to 'get back at God'in Queens, New York, and robbing them. Joseph Woznik, 24, targeted churches be
FOX News / Posted yesterday
in Queens, New York, and robbing them. Joseph Woznik, 24, targeted churches between March 21 and April 10 in the areas of Flushing, Woodside and Elmhurst. Woznik pleaded guilty to burglary as a hate crime and criminal possession of stolen... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bizarre hostage mystery deepensand even a cake from the Pakistan embassy. Mr Boyle said his eldest son is par
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
and even a cake from the Pakistan embassy. Mr Boyle said his eldest son is particularly fascinated with his discovery of a flushing toilet, but their middle child, Noah, is having a hard time adjusting. “He’s not having a temper tantrum; it’s that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hostages didn’t believe Trump was presidentand even a cake from the Pakistan embassy. Mr Boyle said his eldest son is par
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
and even a cake from the Pakistan embassy. Mr Boyle said his eldest son is particularly fascinated with his discovery of a flushing toilet, but their middle child, Noah, is having a hard time adjusting. “He’s not having a temper tantrum; it’s that... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lake Charles Fire Department flushing hydrantsThe Lake Charles Fire Department will begin its semi-annual flushing of water h
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
The Lake Charles Fire Department will begin its semi-annual flushing of water hydrants around the city Monday. LCFD is required to test the hydrants twice a year in order to keep its class two fire rating. The flushing will occur in Ward 3,... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Henderson Water Utility flushing water hydrantsclear. There are three crews getting this done this week and into next if it's
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted yesterday
clear. There are three crews getting this done this week and into next if it's needed, traveling all around Henderson. Flushing of the hydrants occurs every six months to ensure the water has the correct amount of chlorine. Running the water... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Health Matters: Dispose of unnecessary medications in your homeuseful, should not be kept in your home. Misuse by a child or accidental ingest
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
useful, should not be kept in your home. Misuse by a child or accidental ingestion by a pet could lead to serious illness. Flushing your medications would get rid of your medications, but we also don’t want these medications to be polluting our... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hydrant flushing scheduled in QuincyThe City of Quincy reported the fire department will be flushing fire hydrants
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
The City of Quincy reported the fire department will be flushing fire hydrants this week. According to a news release, the flushing is done for flowing testing purposes. It's expected to last through Friday. The flushing will be done at the... Read more
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BC Local News
Thornhill residents advised to continue to boil waterRegional District feels it is important to maintain a precautionary approach. S
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Regional District feels it is important to maintain a precautionary approach. Staff will be repeating the flushing programs and continuing with water quality sampling throughout the system. The Regional District is working as... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AERO Specialties showcases the Safe-Lav at inter airport Europe 2017dual tank system to allow for servicing of aircraft requiring blue water, as we
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
dual tank system to allow for servicing of aircraft requiring blue water, as well as airframes that require clear water for flushing, sensor servicing and maintenance functions. This inexpensive, simple, yet ingenious system will save the aviation... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Survival expert and television presenter is off on an expedition of a different kindthis,” he said. “You can now go into once remote parts of Africa; you can driv
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
this,” he said. “You can now go into once remote parts of Africa; you can drive to them, stay in a five-star hotel with flushing toilets and then you go out and see all of the best things before going back for a sumptuous meal and do it again... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Thornhill residents advised to continue to boil waterRegional District feels it is important to maintain a precautionary approach. S
Terrace Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Regional District feels it is important to maintain a precautionary approach. Staff will be repeating the flushing programs and continuing with water quality sampling throughout the system. The Regional District is working as... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Safely dispose bad medicationaccept needles or sharps, mercury, oxygen containers, chemotherapy or radioacti
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
accept needles or sharps, mercury, oxygen containers, chemotherapy or radioactive substances, pressurized canisters or illegal drugs. Flushing drugs down the toilet can pollute the water system and harm the environment, according to the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trimming the fat: Baltimore workers begin gnarly task of removing 'fatberg'proper disposal of fats, oils and greases, officials said. People should avoid
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
proper disposal of fats, oils and greases, officials said. People should avoid putting cooking grease down their sinks or flushing wet wipes in their toilets. “We can’t treat our toilets like our trash cans,” said Pat Boyle, an administrator with... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Mary Downes Of Hampton Bays Dies October 11in West Harlem with her sisters, Dorothy and Kathleen. The wife of the late Law
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
in West Harlem with her sisters, Dorothy and Kathleen. The wife of the late Lawrence P. Downes Jr., she was a resident of Flushing, Queens, and a part-time resident of Hampton Bays. Mrs. Downes received her degree in nursing from Bellevue Nursing... Read more
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birminghammail
WWF issues urgent warning as 'two-fifths of rivers polluted with sewage'and staff culture; and insufficient regulation. "And many of us are also contr
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
and staff culture; and insufficient regulation. "And many of us are also contributing to the problem of sewer overflows by flushing items such as wet wipes, sanitary products and kitchen fat down toilets and drains. "No one party can fix this... Read more
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express
POLLUTION WARNING: Wildlife and HUMAN health in peril from sewage in our riversand staff culture; and insufficient regulation. "And many of us are also contr
express / Posted 2 days ago
and staff culture; and insufficient regulation. "And many of us are also contributing to the problem of sewer overflows by flushing items such as wet wipes, sanitary products and kitchen fat down toilets and drains. "No one party can fix this... Read more
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Business Wire
Genentech to Present New OCREVUS (Ocrelizumab) Efficacy & Safety Data in Relapsing and Primary Progressive Forms of Multiple Sclerosis at ECTRIMStiredness, coughing or wheezing, trouble breathing, throat irritation or pain,
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
tiredness, coughing or wheezing, trouble breathing, throat irritation or pain, feeling faint, fever, redness on the face (flushing), nausea, headache, swelling of the throat, dizziness, shortness of breath, fatigue, fast heart beat. These... Read more
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BBC News
How the humble S-bend made modern toilets possibleslivers of wood for microscopic analysis. Image caption Alexander Cumming's S-b
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
slivers of wood for microscopic analysis. Image caption Alexander Cumming's S-bend was crucial in the development of the flushing toilet But Cumming's world-changing invention owed nothing to precision engineering. It was a bit of pipe with a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon: 4 runners make it 40 years in a rowin was Ed Yee, 65, of Plymouth, a newly retired IT programmer, who clocked 5:58
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
in was Ed Yee, 65, of Plymouth, a newly retired IT programmer, who clocked 5:58. He was followed by Mark Bauman, 67, of Flushing. Bauman, who owns Bauman's Running and Walking Shop in Flint, logged 6:17 through a mix of running and... Read more
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Mashable
Ai Weiwei debuts 'Good Fences Make Good Neighbors' in NYC in response to the refugee crisisobstacles refugees all over the world are facing. The piece features three larg
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
obstacles refugees all over the world are facing. The piece features three large structures, one in Central Park, one in Flushing Meadows, Queens, and one in Washington Square Park. There are smaller pieces all over the city, on bus stops and... Read more
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CTV News
Maria Sharapova granted wild-card entry into US Openchallenge winner Sofia Kenin, USTA Girls' 18s national champion Ashley Kratzer
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
challenge winner Sofia Kenin, USTA Girls' 18s national champion Ashley Kratzer and Amandine Hesse of France. The final women's wild card for singles will be an Australian player named later. The U.S. Open starts in Flushing Meadows o... Read more
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CBS News
Ai Weiwei's "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors"at bus shelters, and on lampposts. Barriers that block refugees are echoed in "
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
at bus shelters, and on lampposts. Barriers that block refugees are echoed in "Circle Fence," surrounding the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows, Queens, where Ai Weiwei sold T-shirts when he was a struggling young artist living illegally in New York in... Read more
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give me sport
Rafa Nadal has already tweeted after losing to Federer in Shanghai Masters finalthe number one at the end of the year. Nadal remained in high spirits followin
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
the number one at the end of the year. Nadal remained in high spirits following the defeat. He followed up his win at Flushing Meadows with victory in the China Open and an appearance in the final in Shanghai, so there’s plenty of reasons to... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Students design real-world solutions for age old problemssquare culvert, that’s the best Gunnar has been able to discern,” Ms. Gordon sa
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
square culvert, that’s the best Gunnar has been able to discern,” Ms. Gordon said. “There is flow, but it’s not a full flushing. The culvert is sound, but the super structure around it is not, and it’s too small to allow a healthy flow. The ebb... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
These 4 runners are running their 40th Detroit marathon todaymatch it," he said of last year's time. "Maybe a little bit better, but a lot d
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
match it," he said of last year's time. "Maybe a little bit better, but a lot depends on the weather." Mark Bauman, 67, of Flushing, is the group's leader for racing streaks. In addition to his Detroit accolades, he has run the Boston marathon 48... Read more
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asianage
US Open 2017: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal move within sight of landmark meetingsport’s great rivalries, Federer and Nadal have clashed 37 times over the years
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
sport’s great rivalries, Federer and Nadal have clashed 37 times over the years but never stood across from each other on Flushing Meadows’ hardcourts. Standing between Federer and a semi-final berth is towering Argentine Juan Martin del Potro,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fest gives Indian life showcasetickets will be sold for the opportunity to sleep beneath the artwork. Other p
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
tickets will be sold for the opportunity to sleep beneath the artwork. Other places hosting Diwali celebrations include Flushing Town Hall in Queens, N.Y., Oct. 29, bit.ly/2wZHzQr; the Seattle Center, Saturday, bit.ly/2ftf9ba. Bhasin said... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lake in the Hills to conduct semi-annual hydrant flushingand all hydrants east of Randall Road will be flushed between Oct. 23 and 27, a
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and all hydrants east of Randall Road will be flushed between Oct. 23 and 27, according to a village news release. Hydrant flushing is part of the village’s ongoing maintenance program, the release stated. Hydrants will be reviewed during the... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
PREP ROUNDUP | October 15, 2017CHS JV spikers beat Alma, split tri matches at Flushing Chesaning’s JV volleyb
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
CHS JV spikers beat Alma, split tri matches at Flushing Chesaning’s JV volleyball team edged past host Alma last Wednesday and then split a pair of contests at a tri-meet hosted by Flushing on Thursday. Elizabeth Coon registered eight service points... Read more
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heraldscotland
inside the secret world of Scotland’s 'illegal' bloody fox huntsreport went on to say that “token guns” were deployed. “These guns were usually
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
report went on to say that “token guns” were deployed. “These guns were usually to be seen on quad bikes well away from the flushing to guns.” One LACS investigator who asked not to be named said: “I think our evidence proves without doubt hunts... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Dirty water flows through Signal Mountain community [photos, video]flowed through their pipes. The Waldens Ridge Utility District sent phone aler
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
flowed through their pipes. The Waldens Ridge Utility District sent phone alerts to customers saying the district's annual flushing disturbed sediment in the water because of a main valve that was two-thirds closed. The district asked customers to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tangipahoa Parish to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Dayfrom the medicine cabinet at home. However, many do not know how to properly di
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
from the medicine cabinet at home. However, many do not know how to properly dispose of unused medicine, sometimes even flushing medicine down the toilet, which poses healthy and safety hazards. TPSO will be collecting unwanted prescription... Read more
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New York Post
The secrets within this world-famous scale model of NYCof the Big Apple’s municipal infrastructure for the 1964 World’s Fair, it’s now
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
of the Big Apple’s municipal infrastructure for the 1964 World’s Fair, it’s now the crown jewel of the Queens Museum in Flushing Meadows. It is also the largest architectural model in the world. The 9,335-square-foot built-to-scale re-creation... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Tangipahoa Parish to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Dayfrom the medicine cabinet at home. However, many do not know how to properly di
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
from the medicine cabinet at home. However, many do not know how to properly dispose of unused medicine, sometimes even flushing medicine down the toilet, which poses healthy and safety hazards. TPSO will be collecting unwanted prescription... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tangipahoa Parish to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Dayfrom the medicine cabinet at home. However, many do not know how to properly di
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
from the medicine cabinet at home. However, many do not know how to properly dispose of unused medicine, sometimes even flushing medicine down the toilet, which poses healthy and safety hazards. TPSO will be collecting unwanted prescription... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Tackling Type 1creates a byproduct called ketones. Despite drinking water constantly, he was
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
creates a byproduct called ketones. Despite drinking water constantly, he was becoming dehydrated, because his body was flushing it all out as it tried to get rid of the ketones. Then he began throwing up, and one morning he woke up short of... Read more
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The Hindu
As commanders fall, militants lose links to handlersan operation”. It is difficult to find local people.Operational leaders hit Si
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
an operation”. It is difficult to find local people.Operational leaders hit Since the Army’s “Operation All-Out” aimed at flushing Jammu and Kashmir of terrorists was launched in May, as south Kashmir slipped into the hands of 250 militants... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Newspaper ad leads to robbery of 85-old woman in QueensFLUSHING, Queens – Police are asking for help in identifying an man connected t
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
FLUSHING, Queens – Police are asking for help in identifying an man connected to a robbery in Queens. On Oct. 11, police responded to reports an 85-year-old woman was robbed at her apartment within the vicinity of Maple Avenue and Kissena... Read more
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Valley Free Press
Sandwich city crews to flush hydrants this weekSANDWICH – Water hydrant flushing throughout the city of Sandwich will be condu
Valley Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
SANDWICH – Water hydrant flushing throughout the city of Sandwich will be conducted by city crews from Monday, Oct. 16, through Friday, Oct. 20. � The announcement was made at a recent Sandwich City Council meeting by Director of Public Works... Read more
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Northwest Herald
High school football:Austin Ernd had an interception in the first quarter. But it was Central's def
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Austin Ernd had an interception in the first quarter. But it was Central's defensive line that shined brightest, routinely flushing Chargers quarterback Josh Raby (10 for 15, 214 yards, two TDs, interception) out of the pocket. They sacked him five... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Airport utility project nears completion - City, contractor dispute...to test for leaks, find them and then repair them." Repairing these leaks took
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
to test for leaks, find them and then repair them." Repairing these leaks took time and effort and was followed by flushing of the lines and another round of bacteria testing, before the water main could be put into service. Tom's Backhoe... Read more
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