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Siren at Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant false alarm

A siren Friday afternoon at the Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant is a false alarm according to Wake County Emergency Management. According to officials the sirens were "accidentally activated" and there is no emergency at the plant. A siren Friday afternoon at the Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plan

ABC11.COM - 2018-01-19 18:25:13

Tow truck driver killed in Durham crash

Durham, N.C. - A tow truck driver died Friday morning when his wrecker ran off the road in Durham and slammed into a free, police said. Police said the crash happened on North Miami Boulevard at Robinhood Road shortly after 10 a.m. The driver had recently picked up an SUV that was involved in a weat

WRAL - 2018-01-19 15:53:00

Nelson rescue squad to shut down after 54 years of serving county

Citing steadily declining membership and a shortage of volunteers, the Nelson County Rescue Squad has announced its intent to dissolve this spring. Members of the squad, which has served Nelson County for the past 54 years, voted Thursday in a difficult decision to dissolve the organization, accordi

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-01-19 19:10:00

Man hospitalized after Durham shooting, police say

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - A man was hospitalized on Thursday night after being shot near the intersection of Dawkins and East Umstead streets in Durham, police said. The extent of the man's injuries wasn't immediately clear. Police said the shooting happened about 10:45 p.m. Authorities did not immediat

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-19 04:20:44

4 charged with breaking into Burlington high school

Michael Evans, Zachary Evans, Osvaldo Hernandez, Rahyme Crisp. BURLINGTON, N.C. - Four people have been charged with breaking into a Burlington high school Thursday night, according to a press release. At about 10:30 p.m., police responded to Williams High School, located at 1307 S. Church St., in r

MY FOX 8 - 2018-01-19 10:40:12

Heroic cop recounts his harrowing rescue of women from icy Durham creek

A heroic Durham police officer didn't hesitate Wednesday as he saved two women from an icy creek. Durham police Cpl. J.J. Barazandeh was prepared for a day working in the snow. He had just stopped by the city garage to have have snow chains installed on his cruiser. But he hadn't expected his day t

HERALDSUN.COM - 2018-01-19 22:31:00

Danville searching for 'armed and dangerous' man as part of homicide investigation

DANVILLE, Va. - Police say a third man is wanted in connection with the December homicide of Antwan Tucker Jr. Danville police are searching for 23-year-old Dashaun Trent, who they consider armed and dangerous. He is currently wanted for attempted murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a

WSLS - 2018-01-19 20:56:28

Snow storm cleanup will continue into weekend

Drivers are almost in the clear this weekend after being warned away from unnecessary travel since Wednesday, when a storm dumped as much as nine inches of snow in some areas of Alamance County. Burlington Public Information specialist Morgan Lasater said that as of Friday afternoon, an estimated 85

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-01-19 22:13:37

Kennewick police need your help finding a suspicious car

Kennewick detectives are asking for your help in finding a silver sedan, likely a Honda, that sped away from some suspected drug activity. Officers spotted a crowd around the sedan in the parking lot of the 7-Eleven on Clearwater Avenue at 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Kennewick police said. When officers a

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-01-19 19:36:00

Kennewick teen charged as adult with rape of a child

Students in Heather Huisingh's second-grade dual language classroom at Hawthorne Elementary School became sentence structure surgeons for a classroom lesson. Huisingh started the hands-on lesson a the Kennewick school last year. Kadlec Regional Medical Center donated surgical wardrobes for students

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Downtown Pendleton could get 34 new apartments

PENDLETON, Oregon - Pendleton Mayor John Turner says that 30 to 34 new apartment units will soon be coming to downtown Pendleton. Former Pendleton city councilor Al Plute owns the Bowman Building on Frazier, and he is looking to renovate the third floor of the building to create space for up to 34 a

MYCOLUMBIABASIN.COM - 2018-01-19 05:07:58

Plans underway for remodel of Umatilla County Jail

PENDLETON, Oregon - Plans to remodel the Umatilla County Jail are well underway. Their goals are to make more room to help take care of those in a mental crisis. It would be a small step towards improving mental health services in Umatilla County, an issue that has been widely discussed. After a man

MYCOLUMBIABASIN.COM - 2018-01-19 05:01:13

Smith: Emmanuel's home

It was hot that Saturday morning, 80 degrees at seven in the morning. I could see the thermometer on the side of my shop from where I stood in front of the air conditioner talking on the phone to Caty. She headed out a half hour before to work, and had jerked me out of dreamworld to report spotting

EAST OREGONIAN - 2018-01-19 11:36:15

Senator: M-101 failure would not have negative effect

PENDLETON, Oregon - Turnout for Tuesday's special election in Oregon is at 23 percent, so far. Nearly 614,000 ballots have been returned. However, there's only one issue on the ballot, and that's Measure 101. The measure would impose a 1.5 percent tax on insurance companies and hospitals to pay for

MYCOLUMBIABASIN.COM - 2018-01-19 05:04:34

Body found near Prosser; Benton deputies investigating | Tri-City Herald

Benton County sheriff's deputies are investigating a body found on a road near Prosser. The location can be seen by drivers on Interstate 82, though it wasn't immediately clear where. Benton County sheriff's officials confirmed they were conducting a death investigation in that area. Benton County

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Community raising funds for local family who lost their daughter to suicide

RICHLAND, Wash. - The community is raising money for a family who lost their daughter to suicide. J'nisa Fox, a Richland High School freshman, took her own life on the night of January 16. J'nisa's family has set up a GoFundMe page as of Friday, to assist with memorial costs and the cost for a celeb

KEPR - 2018-01-19 14:59:20

Fire kills dog, four cats in Temple

A dog and four cats were killed in a fire Friday afternoon. Temple Fire and Rescue said the fire happened in the 1100 block of S. 24th around 2:30 p.m. There was no one in the home at the time, except for a dog and four cats. One person was displaced. The cause of the fire is still being determin

NEWS CHANNEL 25 - 2018-01-19 21:51:00

69-year-old woman beaten in home invasion

A 69-year-old woman was beaten early Thursday morning when two men reportedly broke into her home and assaulted her, Officer Shawana Neely said. The report said two men, possibly white, broke in through a side door and assaulted the woman at the residence in the 900 block of South 13th Street. Her m

TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM - 2018-01-18 23:33:00

Temple: Council appoints new city manager

TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) The City of Temple appoints a new city manager. The city council unanimously voted Thursday night, Brynn Myers, into office. Myers is the first woman to ever serve in that capacity. She will be responsible for handling the city's day to day operations. She joined the city of

KWTX - 2018-01-19 17:28:00

Free children's clinic in Killeen on Saturday

The Free Children's Walk-In Clinic will be in Killeen on Saturday. The clinic is open 10 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of the month. Signups begin at 9:30 a.m. The clinic and its many volunteer providers will hold its first traveling clinic of the year at Jesus Hope and Love Mission on Saturday

KILLEEN DAILY HERALD - 2018-01-18 16:55:00