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Developer changes approach as downtown Largo project lags in financing

LARGO Driving down West Bay Drive, you may notice some changes to downtown Largo. A new 29-unit apartment complex on Ridge Road stands finished and ready for residents. South of the complex, land that was formerly home to a community of rundown cottages and the Smokin Rib Shack restaurant is now a f


Small plane crashes near Clearwater Airpark

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Police and firefighters are responding to a small plane crash near the Clearwater Airpark. The crash happened after 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, on the N. Keene Road between Sunset Point Road and Drew Street. Just witnessed a plane crash in Clearwater, FL Plane crash seen between Dr

10NEWS - 2017-11-19 16:08:15

Small plane crashes near airpark in Clearwater

CLEARWATER (FOX 13) - A small plane crashed in Clearwater Sunday morning. The incident happened around 10:30 a.m. along Keene Road south of Sunset Point Road. The area is very close to the Clearwater Airpark. It's unclear if the plane was taking off or preparing to land when it crashed. Two occupant

FOX13NEWS.COM - 2017-11-19 19:14:00

Downed small airplane on Keene Road North near Clearwater

Pinellas County sheriff's deputies are on the scene of a downed small airplane on Keene Road north near Sunset Road, authorities said. Keene Road is shut down in both directions from Sunset Point to Flagler Drive. Motorists should seek alternate routes. We have not confirmed any information about t

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-11-19 16:47:54

Deputies investigating small plane crash in Clearwater

Deputies say the people in the plane were not seriously injured. They have not said how many people were involved. The sheriff's office is on the scene investigating. This is a developing story, please check back for updates. Deputies say the people in the plane were not seriously injured. They have

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-19 16:26:33

Residents of Seminole Heights seek out local businesses in wake of fourth killing

TAMPA, fla - The entire Seminole Heights community is still reeling from the four murders there. Now many restaurants and businesses are working to make customers feel safe, some adding extra security. The entire neighborhood seems to want life to get back to normal and some patrons said they are ma

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-11-19 05:25:35

Organization started by Seminole girls set to pack 100 holiday care packages for military members

SEMINOLE, Fla. (WFLA) - A local nonprofit organization started by two young girls is hosting a packing party on Sunday to put together holiday care packages for military members. Two years ago, fourth graders Graci Tubbs and Ava Spano started Operation: Military Matters as part of a school project.

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-19 11:58:28

Hundreds of pounds worth of food collected to honor Seminole Heights victim

A tight-knit community banded together to honor another innocent life lost. Ronald Felton, 60, was shot and killed Tuesday morning just feet from the New Season Apostolic Ministries, where he often volunteered. Saturday afternoon, New Seasons held a canned food drive for Ronald. "It hit home becaus

10NEWS - 2017-11-18 23:21:20

National view: A year later, a far different election

And there's more where that came from. Or, at least, let us fervently hope. The Republican Party was thoroughly rebuked in this month's election, and no party in modern history has ever deserved rebuking more. Nor has any party leader ever deserved spanking more than President Donald Trump, the boy

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 01:25:11

Plans for former Magnetation, Essar move forward despite setbacks

GRAND RAPIDS - Significant issues with former Magnetation, LLC assets means a delay in restart of projects in Itasca County, according to Robb Bigelow, managing director for ERP Iron Ore (and former Magnetation plant manager). Bigelow provided the Itasca County Board with an update on the various Ch

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 12:00:00

As Range sees historic jobs rates, filling positions is still a struggle

VIRGINIA - Unemployment rates on Minnesota's Iron Range reached their lowest point since the turn of the century as the region's numbers reflect its rebounding mining industry. But a tight labor market - where there are more open jobs than applicants - highlights the struggles of local businesses to

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 05:45:00

Bloom Lake mine, dumped by Cliffs, to reopen by March

The Bloom Lake iron ore mine in northern Quebec, shut down and abandoned by Cleveland-Cliffs in 2014, will be back up and running by March, the mine's new owner says. Quebec Iron Ore Inc., a subsidiary of Champion Iron Ltd., said Wednesday that it already has 250 employees on site and will have 450

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 00:34:00

Anderson takes a new perspective on college visit

VIRGINIA - Newly appointed Sixth District Judge Michelle Anderson is quite familiar with the Range Hybrid Drug/DWI Court. The former assistant county attorney was part of the treatment court team while a prosecutor, and she is now the judge who presides over the court. But relationships built and in

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-18 05:45:00

Market helps flip a healthy switch

VIRGINIA - A bright poster proclaiming "Switch up your snack to something fresh," now greets visitors to Brenda's Market. The small convenience store is the pilot location in the Virginia Digs Vegetables program, which is a pilot program of its own in rural Minnesota. Friday there was a Fall Food Fe

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-18 04:00:00

CIRSSD Board looks to finalize mercury project

CHISHOLM - The Central Iron Range Sanitary Sewer DIstrict (CIRSSD) Board is determined to finalize the district's mercury project before the year comes to a close. At a meeting Monday, CIRSSD Executive Director Norm Miranda said the district is still negotiating change orders with Rice Lake Construc

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-18 12:00:00

A taste of being techy

HIBBING - Had Brandy Maki heard the term "engineering" while in high school, her career path may have been more direct than it has been. "As a teenager, I didn't have any kind of direction or support. I knew I was interested in math and programming, but there were not many options at my school," she


One year later, Canton continues to recover from downtown explosion

CANTON - It's been a little more than a year since a natural gas explosion changed the face of downtown Canton. As the Fulton County city continues to recover and attempt to lure more activity to its central business district, it might be time to face some realities. "I'm not trying to sound cold ab

PEORIA JOURNAL STAR - 2017-11-18 23:46:18

Remembering Canton's deadly explosion one year later

Canton's historic opera house was severely damaged and eventually demolished - but new construction may soon take its place. CANTON, Ill. (WEEK) -- - "Over the last year, a lot has changed here in Canton," said Amanda Atchley, Executive Director of the Canton Area Chamber of Commerce. "Mostly for t


One Year After the Explosion: Canton Remembers and Rebuilds

CANTON, Ill. - One year ago an explosion rocked the city of Canton. It claimed the like of one Ameren worker and damaged many businesses. That day, one year later, is still raw for many of the people in Canton. But, the community has spent every day since working together to rebuild. One year later,


One dead in Cuba house fire

CUBA - One person died in a house fire Friday at 301 W. Jackson St. The Fulton County Coroner's Office pronounced the victim, Tracy Overholt, dead at 5 p.m. Friday night. Results of an autopsy conducted on Saturday have not yet been released. The Cuba Fire Department arrived on the scene to find hea

PEORIA JOURNAL STAR - 2017-11-19 00:18:06