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Redistribution of 22 could prompt full list of county returning officers

Administrative Services Director Deborah Erickson gave Commissioners an overview on Tuesday, July 20 of the timeline and procedures associated with the redistribution process, a ten-year event through which new U.S. census data is used to adjust district boundaries federal congressional lines, as well as national and local lines. County councils …

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Netflix Confirms Switch To Video Games As Growth Slows | national

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) – Netflix has reported its worst slowdown in subscriber growth in eight years as people emerged from pandemic cocoons. But he has an answer for that: video games. On Tuesday, the streaming giant announced plans to start adding video games to its existing subscription plans at …

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Brainerd makes the public works service permanent

City council agreed last October to test an interim public works department, following a request from the parks council after parks manager Tony Sailer announced a retirement in December. The new department began operating on December 19 – the day after Sailer’s departure – with city engineer Paul Sandy at …

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Roscommon and Crawford County Central Dispatch Partnership hit roadblock

Two counties in northern Michigan have encountered a hurdle in their partnership to merge central dispatching services. The counties of Roscommon and Crawford have maintained this partnership for more than five years and planned to formally merge their departments in January 2022. “The simple fact that we could combine our …

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Brainerd man faces assault charge after allegedly punching doctor

A 58-year-old man from Brainerd faces a fourth-degree assault charge for allegedly hitting an emergency room doctor in Crosby. James Julius Herman appeared for a solo felony on July 8 in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd. The charge stems from a 911 call made at 9:56 p.m. on …

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Company summary | Business | Herald Dispatch.com

Merritt’s Creek Women’s Health Certified HUNTINGTON – The Women’s Health Center at Cabell Huntington Hospital in Merritt’s Creek has been accredited for three years of ultrasound after a thorough review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The center has been approved since 2018. Ultrasound, also known as ultrasound, uses …

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Dedication set for bathing dock and commemorative bench

The 9 a.m. event at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campgrounds Bathing Dock will recognize the Corps’ partnership with the Greater Crosslake Area Foundation and the Whitefish Chain Yacht Club to build the new dock. The dock is used by campers and serves as a site for swimming …

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State panel files open-file complaints against public health agency

Editor’s Note: Journalist Clark Kauffman was covering the Iowa Public Information Council meeting when he was unexpectedly asked to speak to a complaint he had filed on behalf of the Iowa Capital Dispatch . This article includes an edited version of some of his forum comments, in italics, which are …

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The Cancer Fund receives a grant of $ 9,000

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 By press release Molokai Cancer Fund press release The Molokai Cancer Fund received a grant of $ 9,000, which will help Molokai residents diagnosed with cancer and undergoing treatment to travel to Honolulu or Maui. Travel costs can be so expensive for those with little or …

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Regence and DispatchHealth join forces to provide hospital-level home care

DENVER and SEATTLE, July 13, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Regence BlueShield has partnered with DispatchHealth, a leading home health care provider, to provide Regence members with an advanced level of home health care. This innovative partnership is now available to Regence members in Pierce County, Washington, with plans to …

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