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Modern Day Samaritan Moral Dilemma

I was riding my bike on the American River Parkway, just after the bike/pedestrian bridge crosses the river near C Street. I saw that someone had ripped open full trash bags from the public garbage cans and strewn them across the trail. 660 more words


Hawaiian Telcom resolves phone, Internet issues for Hawaii Island, Maui County

Hawaiian Telcom has restored phone and Internet service to affected customers in Hawaii Island and Maui County.

Both counties experienced outages Thursday morning that may have also affected some cellular telephone services. 112 more words


Breaking | Manhunt for Armed and Dangerous Suspect in Gorham

Gorham, Kansas | A heavy presence of Law Enforcement agencies are looking for an armed and dangerous suspect who was involved in a vehicle chase earlier but bailed out of the car, fleeing on foot near Martin/Chicago near Gorham. 80 more words


Google: 30% of wireless calls to 911 emergency services are butt dials

The “pocket dial” or “butt dial” happens to a lot of us.

By constantly checking our phones dozens of times a day, it’s bound to happen. 538 more words


Fire Safety

This week is Fire Prevention Week. My son, who recently graduated from Fire Fighter I had two Fire House Open Houses this past weekend. Local firefighters came to my daughter’s elementary school to talk about fire safety, show the kids the equipment to expect the firefighters to wear, and gave out pencils and fire extinguisher sharpeners. 209 more words