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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – For the first time since Gov. Andy Beshear issued his COVID-19 state of emergency executive order in March 2020, Thursday saw visitors and tourists allowed inside the state Capitol and Capitol Annex buildings. There are some new security measures that have been implemented with the reopening.                                        The doors leading to
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The exterior of the Androscoggin County Jail in Auburn. Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal AUBURN — Cited as a facility that often exceeds state standards, the Androscoggin County Jail received a perfect score from the Maine Department of Corrections biennium inspection report. Both mandatory standards and essential standards received perfect scores of 100. In a letter accompanying
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Graphic by Owensboro Times Most new laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly’s 2021 session will go into effect on Tuesday. A wide array were approved, including ones regarding a school choice bill, making permanent some election procedures implemented last year, and raising the penalty for child pornography. Laws taking effect that day include measures
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LIHU‘E — This month, Malama Kaua‘i, a nonprofit in Lihu‘e, and Hawaiian Golden Farm, a remote company with farms on both Kaua‘i and O‘ahu were awarded $250,000 from the Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture to help increase commercial agricultural production. At first, Malama Kaua‘i’s Executive Director Megan Fox said she was surprised to find out her
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Dearborn — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of emergency for Wayne County, and Detroit is seeking federal disaster assistance after major flooding in Metro Detroit. At a 2 p.m. press conference, Gary Brown, director of the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department, said the city’s operation system is at maximum capacity and if more than another inch
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Brokk, manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, relocates its Monroe, Washington headquarters, consolidating service for customers in western North America. The move brings administration, sales, training, parts and service under a single roof for better customer response and a more streamlined operation. The new facility provides an additional 7,000 sq. ft. over the company’s former locations,
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