WORTHINGTON — Nobles County Farm Bureau is celebrating a big birthday this month.The farmer-led organization that works to impact farm policy and programs from the grassroots level to the federal government will mark its 100th birthday in the county, with a meal and annual meeting planned for 11:30...
Physical educators learn new techniques to teach, thanks to federal grant
A group of Lake County physical education instructors reaped the benefits of a $1.8 million federal grant March 31 at Madison High School as they learned about new ways to teach fitness.
City Learns Of New Federal Grant Rules
The Vermillion City Council learned at its noon meeting Monday that the city will soon need to follow new requirements when administering federal grant funds it receives.
Augusta County prepares to receive 20 new firefighters
The growing demands of firefighting in Augusta County get a boost on Monday, when 20 new firefighters join the county courtesy of a federal grant.
County could receive another settlement, will consider expanded rules for manufactured homes
Following federal investigations into former County Manager Wanda Greene and others, Buncombe County has recouped more than $3 million through legal settlements with former county officials. That total could increase during a Buncombe County Board of Commissioners meeting this month.
Here’s how Ontario International Airport will spend a new $11.8 million federal grant
The FAA grant will help with runway, taxiway and apron projects at ONT.
Knox County schools receive $100,000 TVA grant
Photo by J.J. Kindred Knox County school superintendent Jim McIntyre, center, holds a giant check while discussing the significance in the school system receiving a $100,000 grant from the Tennessee...
Winona County Farm Bureau marks 100 years of supporting farmers
The Winona County Farm Bureau has been fighting on behalf of area farmers for a century, taking a leading role in everything from controlling local deer populations to lobbying against
Madison County Fire Department receives top award
Preventing tragedies before they occur is the ultimate goal of the Madison County Risk Reduction Team, Fire Marshal Don Friddle says
School Resource Officer receives top county honor
Jeff Brandon, the school resource officer for Morgan Hill Unified School District, was recognized earlier this month as the Crisis Intervention Officer of the Year at the fifth annual Santa Clara County Behavioral Health Board Community Heroes Awards Ceremony.
Lorain County gardeners receive tips at forum
Shelly Hill, a professional gardener in Lorain County, shared tips April 29 with local residents on how to prepare their own gardens this year.
County supervisors receive report with parks, zoo advice
After nearly a year of research, the San Joaquin County General Services Department on Tuesday submitted a report to the county board of supervisors containing recommendations for the parks and recreation division to improve facilities, such as Micke Grove Zoo and Oak Grove Regional Park.
San Bernardino County to pay $1 million to LGBTQI inmates held in cells 23 hours a day, federal...
Last year, the ACLU and county Sheriff John McMahon agreed to settle a 2014 lawsuit over a so-called Alternative Lifestyle Tank at the West Valley Detention Center.
Livingston County receives top score in ‘Fiscal Stress’ report
GENESEO — Livingston County Administrator Ian M. Coyle announced Monday that the County received “no designation” in the 2017 Fiscal Stress Scores report from the Office of the New York State Comptroller. The marking of “no designation” is the best a local government can receive in the scores.
Travis County Commissioner Jeff Travillion receives Austin NAACP's top award
Travis County Commissioner Jeff Travillion is being honored with the Austin NAACP’s highest award for his work improving equity in the
Conemaugh Township's Foster, Zambanini receive top county baseball honors
It was no surprise to Conemaugh Township senior Devin Foster or Conemaugh Township head coach Sam Zambanini when the Indians played up to the high expectations they set before their
Lorain County Veterans Treatment Court receives $20,000 grant
The Lorain County Veterans Treatment Court has received a $20,000 grant as part of the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant, according to a release from Lorain County Probate Court Judge James T. Walther.
Greenport Village files $10 million lawsuit against engineering firm
The Village of Greenport has filed a lawsuit against the engineering firm that designed its $5.8 million power plant upgrade. The lawsuit filed... Read More
City should use federal grants to add 20 police officers, Lincoln mayoral candidate says
If elected, Lincoln mayoral candidate Jeff Kirkpatrick would propose hiring 20 new police officers in an effort to keep up with Lincoln's growth and ease the strain on officers, he
Montgomery County DA’s Office, law enforcement receive top honors at MADD awards luncheon
Montgomery County DA's Office, law enforcement receive top honors at MADD awards luncheon