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Some Minnesota Counties Invest In Long-Term Recycling Model

FOSSTON, Minn. (AP) — Several counties in northwestern Minnesota are betting that recycling more and burning any remaining trash will be cheaper in the long run than burying everything that’s thrown away. 116 more words


State Patrol: Some Highways Closed In Northern Minnesota Due To Snowdrifts

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say portions of some highways in northwest Minnesota are closed Thursday evening due to large snowdrifts, reduced visibility and blowing snow. 152 more words



At Baskett Slough yesterday we saw thousands of Cackling Geese.  At rest they were grazing and loafing and napping in the short grass fields.  On alert, after an eagle fly-by, they were in the air.  135 more words


Small-Town Church Offers Big Benefits To Lake Wales Community

Are you looking for a friendly church that teaches the difficult subjects in the Bible? Are you tired of getting lost in the crowd? Wayside Baptist Church offers big smiles, great preaching, in-depth teaching, and a bright future. 425 more words

5767 Viburnum Ct, Polk City, FL 33868 -- Listed For Rent

Recently renovated (2018) single-family home with several upgrades & features! Shows like a brand new home! One story home located on cul-de-sac. Home has just undergone refurbishing including all new interior & exterior paint, brand new appliances, new washer & dryer, bathroom renovations, new light fixtures & new window treatments. 316 more words

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5 Family Members, Including Baby, Found Dead At Texas Home

BLANCHARD, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Authorities say five members of a family, including a 15-month-old child, were found dead at the family’s home in southeast Texas. 205 more words


Early Voting Begins Monday for Sales Tax Special Election

DES MOINES, Iowa – People who live in six metro cities have the opportunity, starting Monday, to vote early in a special election on whether to increase the Local Option Sales and Services Tax by one percent. 380 more words