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The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) will offer free naloxone training in Greene County in May, funded by a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Participants will learn how to recognize, respond to, and reverse an ...
MANHEIM, Lancaster County -- The winner of the $456.7 million jackpot-winning Powerball ticket sold at a Lancaster County gas station has stepped forward, according to the Pennsylvania Lottery. The claimant, Emerald Legacy Trust, opted to take the cash prize of $273,959,698, less the 24 ...
In the days following the shooting death of Corporal Eugene Cole in Norridgewock, law enforcement officers from across the state of Maine are stepping up to offer help to the Somerset County Sheriff's Office. Advertisement. Officers offer help to Somerset County in wake of deadly shooting. Loading ...
One day after Danville trounced Garrard County 10-0 in five innings, the two teams were at it again for the second of their 45th district games. Only this time, it was a pitchers duel. After Garrard County senior Ethan Lamb set down Danville in order to begin the game and Danville's Ethan Wood ...

SUNBURY -- Lycoming County Senior Judge Dudley N. Anderson has denied the three preliminary objections filed by Coal Township commissioners in a lawsuit filed against them by county commissioners involving permit fees for the new Northumberland County Prison.The judge, in citing case ...
Q: In August 1978, Jack Allen Jessup was arested at the Coralaire Apartments on Fulton Avenue for being the "Woolly Rapist." He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 18 years at San Quentin. Was he released after serving the 18 years? Jan, Sacramento. A: Jack Allen Jessup, then 34, was taken ...
Most people in the United States are believers in one faith or another. While some would call it a Christian nation, it's not really so. Its founders created America to be a place where people of all beliefs -- and those who don't subscribe to a religion -- would be welcome. Also, the sheer breadth of beliefs ...
Eastern Allen County is still in the running to receive a grant under the state's Stellar Communities program. Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch Wednesday announced six regions as finalists for the 2018 program, including the New Allen Alliance, which comprises Allen County, Grabill, Leo-Cedarville, ...
Columbiana County in east central Ohio... Coshocton County in east central Ohio... Carroll County in east central Ohio... Tuscarawas County in east central Ohio... Western Beaver County in western Pennsylvania... Southwestern Lawrence County in western Pennsylvania... Northeastern Ohio County in ...
After a wet March, Washoe County crews are working to repair potholes that typically form during wet weather. Road maintenance crews are urging people to call 311 to report potholes, so they can repair them. Road maintenance crews are working to clear roadside ditches ahead of this weekend's storm, but they also have ...
Nicole Goodlett, 28, is seen with her twin girls. Goodlett was reported missing March 12, 2014. Her remains were found in 2015 behind Cainhoy Elementary School. Provided. James Goodlett. Buy Now. James Goodlett speaks to reporters at the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office about his daughter, Nicole ...
WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - One local area is booming. So much so, the U.S. Census Bureau has put it on the list for the Fastest Growing Counties in the Nation. Walton County seems to continue to be a place where many people want to be. "I see economy, I see housing, property all up and ...
La Crescent's town board voted to give the county zoning power over the township, following the announced retirement of township zoning official Larry Hafner. The board made the decision in a quick meeting Monday, following a public hearing conducted by the township planning commission. Become a ...
Philadelphia is the least healthy county in Pennsylvania, according to a recent ranking compiled by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The rankings analyze lifespan and quality of life, reported CBS Philly, and take poverty, crime, access to ...
For the eighth year in a row, Hamilton County has been ranked as the healthiest county in Indiana. And for the eighth year in a row, Marion County ranks near the bottom: 75th this year out of 92 counties—up slightly from 79th place last year. The adjoining counties represent the wide health disparities in ...

Summit County Council members were asked this week what their vision for the community in 12 years is at their annual retreat, a timeframe that would be critical if Utah submits a bid for the Winter Olympics in as early as 2030. The Council spent more than an hour on Monday discussing its long-term vision ...
Incomplete data on Cuyahoga County's infant deaths in 2017 paint — once again — a grim and alarming picture. While the overall rate of infant mortality fell slightly (eight percent) last year, the racial gap widened significantly. The rate of white infant deaths declined by 45 percent, but the rate of black infant ...
Deputies: Man shoots wife in Isabella County in apparent murder suicide attempt. by Jason Lorenz. Investigators in Isabella County say a man shot his wife several times before killing himself. (Photo: MGN). AA. ISABELLA COUNTY, Mich. - Investigators in Isabella County say a man shot his wife several times before killing ...
Morris County ranks healthiest in New Jersey and Cumberland County is the least healthy county in the state, according to the ninth annual County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, released Wednesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.
The least healthy in 2018 was Alexander County in far southern Illinois near Cairo. Monroe County, which held the top spot last year, fell to No. 4 in 2018. It is located just southeast of the St. Louis area. The annual rankings are collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University ...
Collier County is the second-healthiest county in Florida for the fifth year in a row, according to new rankings released Wednesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The healthiest among Florida's 67 counties is St. John's County — home to the city of St. Augustine. St. John's has held the title of the ...
Alabama's obesity rate is just over 32 percent, one of the highest percentages in the country. The county with the highest obesity rate in Alabama tops the already-high state overage by more than 14 percentage points. 24/7 Wall Street used Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data to determine the ...
Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press Sheridan's Tristan Bower walks away as Campbell County High School celebrates during the boys class 4A State Championship at the Casper Event Center Saturday, March 10, 2018. The Broncs fell to the Camels 71-61.;. CASPER — The Sheridan High School ...
The Titans took down George Rogers Clark in the state tournament semifinals 44-27 on Saturday with a strong defensive performance to move on to their second-straight state title game. GRC scored just two points in the first quarter and single digits at halftime as Mercer alternated between a 2-3 and 3-2 ...
Allstate recently released a list of stormiest counties in Texas over the past 10 years, ranking Midland County third. Collin and Denton counties were ranked first and second, respectively, on the list of highest frequency of wind- and hail-related property damage claims over the past 10 years, a news release ...
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS – For most teams, it would be a risky move at best to switch to a zone defense in the semifinals of the state tournament after years of playing man-to-man almost exclusively. For Mercer County, however, it was exactly the right move. Mercer put a stranglehold on George Rogers Clark ...
“Every human being deserves to be treated with dignity,” says Anitra Freeman of WHEEL/Women in Black. The group stands vigil for homeless people who die outside or by violence in King County. (Bettina Hansen & Lauren Frohne / The Seattle Times). A new report shows that not only were homeless ...
Obesity is one of the leading causes of preventable death in the United States. Obesity is measured as a function of the body mass index, a ratio of height to weight. A person with a body mass of 30 or greater — weighing at least 203 pounds and standing at five feet and nine inches, for example — qualifies ...
The needle exchange was a response to the HIV epidemic that rocked Scott County in 2015. In part, the breakout was the result of drug use and needle sharing. “No one wants to be an addict,” said Scott County Health Department Preparedness Coordinator Patti Hall. “It's something they cannot fight on ...
Jackson County, IN, SUV crash leaves 7 injured. Sunday, March 4th 2018, 3:53 pm PST Sunday, March 4th 2018, 4:13 pm PST. Posted by Avery Jennings, Digital Content ... A rollover crash on I-65 in Jackson County, Indiana, left the seven occupants of this SUV seriously or critically injured the morning of March 4.
SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - If you want to be a part of the fight to prevent child abuse and look out for the well-being of kids in our community, you can become a Court Appointed Special Advocate, or CASA. Spokane County is in need of volunteers to help represent kids who have been abused, neglected ...
Pittsburg County in for wet week. By DERRICK JAMES | Staff Writer; 6 hrs ago. A wet week is in store for McAlester and surrounding areas. According to the forecast from the National Weather Service in Tulsa, there is a chance of precipitation in McAlester every day this week through Saturday. National Weather Service ...
Staff Sgt. Kevin Smith, a combat engineer and non-commissioned officer in charge for the 119th Sapper Engineer Company, West Virginia National Guard, talks to a local resident following flooding in Ohio County, West Virginia Feb. 19, 2018. WVNG Soldiers provided equipment for small and large debris ...
Melissa Anne Morgan's heart broke when she saw a father steal food for his preschool-age daughter at a convenience store in 2012. She then watched him walk back to his long-term room at a hotel off Jefferson Davis Highway. She eventually opened The Place of Miracles Cafe in that same area within a ...
A drug syringe is shown with cooked heroin on a spoon. Volusia County Sheriff's Office Capt. Brian Henderson said local heroin use has been on the rise since 2015. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement reports that drugs were the direct cause of death in 111 countywide cases in 2016, the most ...
Despite a tight housing market during a winter season that is usually slow for the housing industry, home sales increased 15 percent in Dane County in January compared to one year earlier and the median home price increased 10.8 percent, new data from the Wisconsin Realtors Association showed.
FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * PORTIONS OF CENTRAL INDIANA, NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA, AND WEST CENTRAL INDIANA, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS, IN CENTRAL INDIANA, BOONE, CLINTON, ...
A new congressional districts map released by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday has Beaver County in a new 17th Congressional District with much of Allegheny County, while Lawrence County would be in a 16th Congressional District stretching to Erie. The 17th Congressional District would ...
The winter season Frost Law will go into effect Monday on most roads in Porter County, Indiana. Vehicles weighing more than five tons cannot travel on any public road or highway that is part of the county highway system while the law is in effect, the Porter County Sheriff's Office said. The law is based on ...
MACON, Ga. (AP) - A Georgia man has been hospitalized after a woman says he dashed in front of her car. WMAZ-TV quotes a Bibb County Sheriff's Office news release as saying 37-year-old Billy Swords ran in front of 36-year-old Betty Jones' car Saturday night. Jones says she tried to avoid hitting ...
HOLIDAY, Fla. — A fix could soon be on the way for some Pasco County communities plagued by flooding. FEMA is allocating millions of dollars for the trouble spots. Yanni Lorentzos says his neighborhood in Holiday floods all the time. “I just feel bad for the elderly people here that have to drive.
No city, town, or neighborhood is immune to the nationwide opioid epidemic, and El Paso County isn't either. That was the message Monday to Colorado Springs City Council from the Community Health Partnership. In a 29-page presentation, CHP Community Program Manager Mary Steiner outlined how ...
MIAMI COUNTY, Ind. -- An EMT died in a two-vehicle crash after an ambulance driver fell asleep Monday morning in Miami County, Indiana, police say. The crash happened around 3:45 a.m., near the intersection of U.S. 31 and State Road 218. A trooper with the Indiana State Police said an EMT was ...
BALDWIN, MICH. - A new report from 24/7 Wall St. shows Lake County is the poorest county in the state, despite being a summer destination which attracts thousands of visitors per year. Unemployment in Lake County is around 6.9% according to November 2017 numbers. That's far higher than the 4% ...
Incomes in the U.S. overall have been rising, but the gap between rich and poor is also rising. The poorest, like those in Madison County, are getting left behind. Prior to Madison County claiming the top spot this year, Putnam County was considered the poorest county in Florida two years in a row.
Sweet Water will be shut down Thursday afternoon,” Thompson said. “There won't be anybody left in Sweet Water because they will all turn out for this game.” The last team to win the Class 1A state championship since Maplesville's three-peat was Pickens County in 2013, its lone title. Sweet Water has won ...
Homelessness in North Carolina declined in 2017, according to an annual count. Wake County, however, saw its homeless population increase. The numbers come from a point-in-time count of homeless people around the state on one night in January and were announced Wednesday. Homelessness in ...
The Iron Horse Solar project was proposed on farmland near Kittitas. Kittitas County commissioners rejected a permit for the project in January, and their decision was upheld by a judge last week. Brian Myrick / Daily Record. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. A judge last week upheld a county decision ...


 

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