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Essentia fires about 50 workers for refusing to get flu shot

Photo by CDC / Judy Schmidt DULUTH, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota-based health system has fired about 50 employees who refused to get a flu shot. Essentia Health announced last month that employees would be required to get vaccinated for influenza unless they received a religious or medical exemption. The

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 14:21:24

Marco Island boat parade canceled; smaller version planned

It's a big letdown for many people on Marco Island. The annual Christmas boat parade was canceled this year since the water conditions are still potentially dangerous because of damage left behind by Hurricane Irma. The parade was supposed to be Dec. 9. The water looks fine from above, but lurking u

NBC 2 - 2017-11-25 01:34:00

Two drivers seriously injured after wet roads cause car to lose control in Cape Coral

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - We're learning more about a 3-car crash in Cape Coral that left two people seriously hurt Thursday. It happened at 3:40pm on Veterans Parkway just west of Country Club Boulevard. Investigators say 36-year-old Kenneth Graves of Cape Coral was heading west on Veterans when he lost

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-11-24 14:14:32

With FEMA deadline Friday, some still desperate for help

Was your home damaged during Hurricane Irma? Friday is the final day you can register for help from the federal government, but many in hard-hit areas like Bonita Springs said they're frustrated with the lack of help. Homeowners are still desperate for help more than two months after the storm. "It'

NBC 2 - 2017-11-25 01:52:00

Even in the Amazon era, Black Friday shows stores are alive

(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People wait in line for a Best Buy store to open for a Black Friday sale on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, in Overland Park, Kan. Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving as retailers under pressure look fo... (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People look at Ap

NBC 2 - 2017-11-24 14:23:00

1 killed in vehicle vs pedestrian crash

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - One person was killed in a vehicle vs pedestrian crash on Friday, Immolakee Fore Control said. It happened on SR-29 at Farm Worker Way. Crews are asking drivers to use caution while the area is down to one lane at this time. No additional information on those involved or what lead

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-11-25 00:27:50

SWFL sounds off on Thanksgiving, Black Friday shopping

FORT MYERS, Fla. Southwest Florida feasted on turkey, sides and all the fixings. Now residents have a choice: To shop or not to shop. Some customers will get to stores early for the holiday deals, while others would rather scale back. Approximately 99 million people participated in Black Friday in 2

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 18:06:01

Black Friday in Fort Myers, Cape Coral: Serenity after years of chaos

Giacomo Battaglia, who owns a clothes shop, tells us about the new changes that will come to Gulf Coast Town Center in the coming months. Craig Handel/news-press.com Calm. Orderly. Almost quiet. Black Friday 2017 seemed different than years past. Shoppers hit the stores, to be sure, but it wasn't w

NEWS-PRESS - 2017-11-24 16:10:22

Peru prosecutors probe ex-president Toledo in new bribe case

LIMA, Peru (AP) - Peru's attorney general's office says it is investigating former President Alejandro Toledo for allegedly taking millions of dollars in bribes from the Brazilian company Camargo Correa in exchange for a highway construction contract. Toledo, who governed from 2001 to 2006, is alrea

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-25 08:03:00

US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DC

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is backtracking on its decision to order the Palestinians' office in Washington to close. Last week, U.S. officials said the Palestine Liberation Organization mission had to close because the Palestinians had violated a provision in U.S. la

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-25 03:13:00

Governor signs special session bills, vetoes 2

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Gov. Steve Bullock has signed six bills passed during the special legislative session, vetoed two and allowed three to become law without his signature. The bills he signed Friday included one to temporarily suspend contributions to a judge's retirement system, another to tempor

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-25 02:16:00

Montana saw record warm temperatures on Thanksgiving

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - More than a dozen Montana cities and towns saw record high temperatures on Thanksgiving. The National Weather Service reports Glasgow, Jordan and Miles City all reached 73 degrees on Thursday. It was 72 in Wolf Point and 71 in Billings and Malta. Lewistown's high of 67 on T

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-25 00:56:00

Great Falls siblings win Burn the Bird 10k race

Under gold beams of light coming through the bare fall trees, the 14th-annual Burn the Bird 5k and 10k run attracted a host of runners, walkers and scooters to get in a little exercise before they load up on turkey and all the fixings. Though some opted to make the race a leisurely stroll through th

GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 22:21:35

Giving thanks and giving back - KFBB.com News, Sports and Weather

With holiday meals happening all over the country, some are take the time to give back to others in our community. For the last seven years local Great Falls resident Dewight Smith takes time to help celebrates thanksgiving. "I got down here to bless these people, all these wonderful people and th

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-24 04:38:00

Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Overhauling welfare was one of the defining goals of Bill Clinton's presidency, starting with a campaign promise to "end welfare as we know it," continuing with a bitter policy fight and producing change that remains hotly debated 20 years later. Now, President Don

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-24 11:52:00

Phillips Co. wildfire sends smoke plumes over 100 miles

A wildfire continues to burn in Phillips County Thursday evening. There's still no known cause or exact acreage on that wildfire, which is burning southeast of Malta. The flames erupted earlier this afternoon. According to the National Weather Service in Glasgow, smoke plumes appearing on radar wer

KFBB NEWSCHANNEL 5 - 2017-11-24 06:13:00

Milford businesses, volunteers prepare for holiday season

MILFORD - Small Business Saturday is just around the corner and business owners are getting excited for a bump in sales. The annual event, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 25, begins when local stores open their doors for the day. "Shop Small Business Saturday is a chance for you to support your local b


Update: Troopers Investigating Deadly Hit and Run Crash Involving a Pedestrian

ELLENDALE, Del. -- Delaware State Police have identified the driver who fled from a deadly hit and run crash that involved a pedestrian. According to DSP, 61-year-old female, Parless A. Dockery of Ellendale, was driving north on South Old State Road, just north of Robbins Road, at the same time tha

WBOC - 2017-11-25 05:51:00

Robotics program teaches students to problem solve

Students around Delaware are working toward the FIRST Tech Challenge competition by participating in 'scrimmages' before the statewide event in February. A recent meet at Padua showed them how far they've come and what still needs work. William Bretzger/The News Journal The world of robotics is one

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-11-24 13:00:03

The most Delaware-y drink ever?

Jeffrey "Doc" Cheskin is not above pleading. Since last year's opening of his Liquid Alchemy Beverages, the state's first modern-day meadery, the meadmaker has been pleading with the guys from Smyrna's Painted Stave Distillery for the oak barrels they use to age their spirits. "This all came down to

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-11-25 02:45:24