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Stafford Boy Scout troop to host open house

Troop 845 Boy Scouts is hosting an open house Dec. 4. The troop meets Monday evenings at Summit Presbyterian Church, 256 Shelton Shop Road, Stafford. The following activities are planned: - Games (age appropriate). Arrive by 6:50 p.m. for more time to play a pre-opening game - Review/instruction of

INSIDE NOVA - 2017-11-23 19:11:00

'Time out'? Cox: Electoral law must be served

With three delegates' races still hanging fire - and control of the General Assembly's lower chamber hanging in the balance - Virginia's Board of Elections said it needed a "time out" Monday before it could certify two races in the Fredericksburg area, one of which remains too close to call. House S

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-24 01:57:14

Thanksgiving: A celebration everyday

Thanksgiving is celebrated around the country in a traditional way by getting together, having parties, and inviting friends and families. However, Islam advocates a unique view about "Thanksgiving". Every day of our lives is to be spent by thanking God for everything, paying gratitude to our fellow

PATCH - 2017-11-23 21:05:14

Elections board refuses to certify districts' ballots

Virginia election officials aren't quite ready to formally declare a winner in the race for the House of Delegates' 28th District, as concerns over some voters receiving the wrong ballots have further complicated the hotly disputed contest. The State Board of Elections voted 2-1 on Nov. 20 to indefi

INSIDE NOVA - 2017-11-22 15:45:00

Cortez: Drama over ethics and voter registration

Greg Riddlemoser, Stafford County's voter registrar, has been under siege recently for following election law. For a battle-hardened combat veteran, it might be nothing new. What he shouldn't expect is the enemy to be his own kind. But this is grass roots politics, where Republicans eat their own an

INSIDE NOVA - 2017-11-22 15:50:00

Fredericksburg Restaurant Inspections: Hot N Fluffy, More

FREDERICKSBURG, VA - Rappahannock Area Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the Fredericksburg area. Full reports can be accessed on the health department's website. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation ca

PATCH - 2017-11-22 14:19:50

Get ready for the arrival of that fluffy white stuff-snow!

Get out the boots, mittens, galoshes and warm winter coats this year as the winter season in Northern Virginia is expected to be colder and wetter (including snow) than last year, according to predictions by the Farmer's Almanac, which has been predicting the weather with 80 percent accuracy for 200


You're not alone, the journey from victim to survivor

For the first time the program had a survivor of domestic abuse speak at the event. As the survivor shared her more than 20 year struggle with domestic abuse with guests in attendance, her hopes were that other victims and survivors would feel empowered to make a change and speak out against domesti


Cougars, Bobcats earn state honors

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DYERSVILLECOMMERCIAL.COM - 2017-11-22 13:00:00

'Blessing Bags' feed hundreds in Dubuque

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- About 320 people in Dubuque enjoyed free Thanksgiving meals thanks to the non-profit called Live Like Jack. The Alfred family received one of their Blessing Bags. Inside was everything they needed to prepare a Thanksgiving meal, including a gift card to buy a turkey. Naki

KCRG.COM - 2017-11-24 01:12:00

Scales Mound FFA hosts blood drive

SCALES MOUND - The Scales Mound FFA hosted a blood drive Nov. 14. Thirty units of blood were collected from 33 people toward the goal of 50 units. The 83 units collected from the September and November drives help earn the American Red Cross scholarship dollars that will be divided among the senior

FREEPORT JOURNAL STANDARD - 2017-11-22 16:00:00

Authorities: 1 possibly injured in crash near Farley

FARLEY, Iowa - Authorities said a Farley man reported possible injuries from a two-vehicle crash Sunday night. But Joseph L. Jasper, 58, was not transported for emergency medical treatment, according to a Dubuque County Sheriff's Department report made available Tuesday afternoon. The crash took pla

TELEGRAPHHERALD.COM - 2017-11-23 07:00:00

Woman accused of stealing $4K from wallet left in store

A 34-year-old Eau Claire woman is accused of stealing about $4,000 from a wallet at an Altoona grocery. Abigail J. Medeiros, 309 E. Lake St., was charged this week with one felony count of theft. According to the criminal complaint: At 9:27 a.m. Friday, an Altoona police officer was advised of a the


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DYERSVILLECOMMERCIAL.COM - 2017-11-22 13:00:00

OSF, Blue Cross reach deal

Buy Now OSF HealthCare and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois reached an agreement Wednesday to continue OSF's participation in the insurer's network. OSF owns St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa and its facilities in Streator.Tom Sistak OSF HealthCare and the state's largest private insurer

OTTAWA TIMES - 2017-11-22 21:33:00

Buffalo Rock fall sends man to hospital

A man was injured following a 15-foot fall at Buffalo Rock State Park around 4:30 p.m. Monday, according to Conservation Police Sgt. Phil Wire. Wire said the man, whose name, age and hometown have not yet been released, was assisted by Wallace firefighters at the scene before he was taken to OSF St.


Prairie Enthusiasts hold prescribed burn training

Prairie Enthusiast members from Marquette, Waushara and Waupaca Counties met on Nov. 11 and Nov. 14 to train for the coming prescribed burn season. The two day-course, held at Fred and Karen Wollenburg's residence and prairie near Dalton on Nov. 11 and 12. Due to the weather being too humid on Nov.

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-11-22 14:43:00

Sattlers honored by Emmaus Lutheran Church

Emmaus Lutheran Church LCMS Poy Sippi honored Eugene Sattler, along with his wife, Doris, in recognition for their 70 years of service to the Lord. Throughout his career, Eugene has been church organist, teacher, spokesperson for Creative Education and has served on the board of several Christian or

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-11-22 15:00:00

Pine River bridge replacement approved by Redgranite board

Following a Pine River bridge replacement project presentation by MSA Pro-fessionals Physical Engineer Quirin Klink, the Redgranite Village board approved the plan at their Nov. 14 meeting. Klink told the board the bridge replacement construction will take place during the summer months of 2018, w

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-11-22 15:07:00

Local churches offer free Thanksgiving meals

Being alone on Thanksgiving doesn't have to be a thing. Multiple churches in the Fox Valley are putting on free community meals on Thursday for people who are alone or unable to be with family on the holiday. Christ the Rock Community Church will host a free meal on Thanksgiving at Monarch Gardens i