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City to buy 150th anniversary banners

The city council agreed to buy 250 banners with the custom logo Mayor Dave Badeaux was designed to celebrate the city’s 150th anniversary this year. “Initially we wanted to place 450 banners on our streetlights across town,” city administrator Jennifer Bergman told council on Monday, April 19, “but as you …

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The stroller, April 25, 2021: events in the Alle-Kiski valley

Publicize your club meetings, events and fundraisers in The Stroller. Send the information at least a week in advance to [email protected] Please include a daytime phone number. Rabies clinic offered Saturday in New Kensington Allegheny Valley Animal Writers will host a rabies, distemper and microchip clinic Saturday from 11 a.m. …

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Exciting Programs at Greenwood Lake Library – The Warwick Valley Dispatch

The Greenwood Lake Public Library, located at 79 Waterstone Rd. In Greenwood Lake, offers the various programs in May. In-person programs are subject to change depending on health restrictions. Registered clients will be notified of any changes and information will be posted on the Library’s Facebook and Instagram pages. For …

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Dispatch audio says Andrew Brown Jr. was shot in the back

In the moments following the filming of Andrew Brown Jr., first responders can be heard on the audio of the dispatch saying a man has been shot and has gunshot wounds to his back. © Robert Willett / AP Protesters begin their march at a protest in reaction to the …

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Brenda Lucas: Community News for Saturday April 24 | Features / Entertainment

BLUEGRASS: Mountaineer Opry presents Brayden Williamson and Friends in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 24 at the Cabell County Camp 4-H Conference Center, 6040 Booten Creek Road, Barboursville. Admission is $ 15; $ 12 for seniors; and $ 5 for ages 12 and under. Concessions are available. Masks …

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Minnesota surpasses 100 traffic deaths

ST. PAUL – In a year where grim milestones seem to be happening every day, the Minnesotans mark another grim day as the state surpassed 100 road deaths – the first date this has happened in six years. Preliminary reports from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Highway …

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Police Blotter – April 23

ARRESTS – A 29-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man were arrested at 1:23 a.m. on April 18 during a traffic stop on Route 210 at Highland Scenic Road. A 51-year-old woman was arrested at 11:36 p.m. on April 17 for driving while intoxicated with a controlled substance during a traffic …

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COVID restrictions to be reduced on May 15 – Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam announced on Thursday, April 22 that sports and entertainment venues in Virginia could begin operating with increased capacity and that social gathering limits would increase as of Saturday, May 15. The announcement comes as vaccinations continue to rise in the Commonwealth and more than half of …

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Columbus police shootout of Ma’Khia Bryant seems legal

An Ohio criminal justice professor who studies the fatal use of force by law enforcement didn’t hesitate to deliver an opinion after watching Columbus cop body camera video fatally shooting 16-year-old girl Tuesday afternoon on the southeast side of town. “My first impression is that the officer was legally justified …

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Relieved, savage gamers hope Chauvin’s verdicts generate change

All eyes were on Minneapolis at the time, and for about 90 minutes from when the verdict was delivered to when it was announced, time stood still. “Just the unknown,” says Dumba. “You just need to know the magnitude of this ordeal and what could result for our city.” From …

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