I used to be a newspaper editor, a cog in the wheel of the dreaded “mainstream media.” I’ve written for the New York and Washington newspapers, and even — angels and ministers of grace defend us! — Politico. And the checks go both ways: I am a paid-up subscriber to the New York Times. Call me an enemy of the people. Here’s a little secret for you: The news ain’t fake. (Mostly ...
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Collier County to crack down on vacation rentals
Collier County commissioners voted Tuesday to have staff enforce rules that ban owners from renting their homes for less than six months in the unincorporated area.
Sikeston DPS fights fire on E. Gladys
Firefighters with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety battled a fire on the 1500 block of E. Gladys Wednesday morning.
Ask a Trooper: Why are muffler laws not enforced?
Question: I see vehicles with straight pipes, motorcycles with straight pipes and hear many others that sound as if they have no muffler. If the law is there why is
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Several states that haven't raised taxes on tobacco products in more than a decade could see increases following the November election.
Conemaugh's new leader anticipates 2019-20 opening of Somerset outpatient center
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Credit Card Skimmers Discovered at Fuel Pumps in McKenzie
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‘It Takes Over Your Life’: Waze Volunteers Work for the Love of Maps
Thousands of them spend nights and weekends updating maps for the company; rising through the ranks
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