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  1. USM gets approval to buy new research vesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The State College Board on Wednesday approved the project Wednesday on purchase of the "Point Sur" vessel from the San Jose State University Research Foundation for $1 million.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KATV Little Rock

    Elements of the 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team of the Arkansas National Guard have answered the call to support the communities of Arkansas several times this week as winter weather took control of the state. On Wednesday, 14 Soldiers were called to state active duty to support Arkansas State Police Troops K, G and E in Hot Springs, Hope and Pine Bluff respectively.

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  3. Antique vehicles stolen in Garland Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KATV Little Rock

    The Garland County Sheriff's Department is searching for three antique vehicles and other antique car items stolen from a garage. Investigators say the stolen vehicles are described as a 1915 dark blue Chevy model 490, a 1925 black two-door model T truck with homemade wooden box seats, and a 1933 two-door Dodge sedan with a damaged front left fender.

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  4. Guns on campus bill clears House Education CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KATV Little Rock

    Public colleges and universities in Arkansas would be required to allow staff and faculty with concealed carry licenses to carry their guns onto campus under a bill approved by a House committee. The House Education Committee voted Thursday for the reworked measure that was narrowly defeated earlier this month.

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  5. LR Public Works and AHTD address pesky potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KATV Little Rock

    After two weeks of winter weather, the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department and Little Rock Public Works have wasted no time addressing potholes. Johnnie Dorn has worked for Little Rock Public Works for the last 18 years.

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  6. Column: Pay for climate change now, or pay laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Business Journal

    This measure, which now goes before the Oregon House, extends the 2009 Clean Fuels Act beyond its 2015 expiration date, and requires oil and gas producers to reduce CO 2 emissions from the burning of their fossil fuels by 10 percent over the next decade. SB 324 is a worthy attempt by Oregon lawmakers to directly mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and position the state as a leader in the fight against climate change.

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  7. Bill to protect Great Lakes from invasive species passes Senate Commerce CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    An amendment offered by Senator Gary Peters was included in the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act that passed the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Thursday. Peters' amendment would require vessels entering the Great Lakes through the St. Lawrence Seaway to flush their ballast water tanks before entry.

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  8. Drought Called Threat to Public HealthRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Courthouse News Service

    California's drought and warming climate could have disastrous effects on public health and infectious diseases, without drought-adaptation planning, state officials said Wednesday. Rising food costs and diabetes rates, increased respiratory disease and loss of drinking water in rural communities are being exacerbated by California's drought, and a statewide social media campaign is needed, said Linda Rudolph, co-director of the Climate Change and Public Health Project.

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  9. New director named for Division of Youth ServicesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A former Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality leader has been picked to direct the state agency responsible for housing and treating the state's youth offenders. Marcus Devine will start March 9 as director of the state Division of Youth Services.

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  10. Marcus Devine Named New Director for Division of Youth ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    A former Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality leader has been picked to direct the state agency responsible for housing and treating the state's youth offenders.

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  11. Resolution Authorizing Notice of Intent andRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Hometown Life

    DECLARING INTENT TO REIMBURSE CITY OF LIVONIA COUNTY OF WAYNE STATE OF MICHIGAN Minutes of a regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Livonia, County of Wayne, State of Michigan, held on the 2'd day of February, 2015, at 7:00 o'clock p.m., Eastern Daylight Time. PRESENT: Susan Nash, Brandon Kritzman, John Pastor, Brian Meakin, Laura Toy, Lynda Scheel, and Maureen Miller Brosnan.

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  12. Senate panel backs pollution billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NWAonline

    Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson, R-Little Rock, speaks on one of his bills Wednesday in the Senate Committee on Judiciary. Hutchinson is chairman of the committee.

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  13. Devine to direct youth services agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Arkansas Online

    A former head of the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality will now lead the state agency responsible for housing and treating the state's youthful offenders, state officials announced Wednesday.

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  14. Guest column: Preserving what we haveRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Post Register

    The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality website says "Recycling, like garbage collection in Idaho, is an optional service provided at the discretion of local governments or by private recycling companies. Although the state has no mandated waste diversion goal, pollution prevention and recycling are supported and encouraged through public education and outreach activities conducted by DEQ."

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  15. White Pine SashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Missoula Independent Online

    Site's future far from settled by Ted McDermott In 1999, Mike Stevenson and six other investors, collectively known as Scott Street Partners, bought 32 acres of contaminated and blighted land on the Northside from Huttig Building Products, the last in a series of owners to operate a wood-manufacturing operation on the ... (more)

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  16. Environmental groups join St. Charles Parish refinery workers on picket lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NOLA.com

    Environmental groups walked alongside striking oil refinery workers on the picket line outside the Motiva complex in Norco on Wednesday to support calls to improve safety and beef up staffing at refineries nationwide. Nearly 900 workers in St. Charles Parish joined the nationwide United Steelworkers union strike on Sunday.

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  17. Fast-track info sessions for Florida TRADE Manufacturing, March 2 and 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Capital Soup

    Heads up to anyone interested in a fast track to a manufacturing career: Information session for the Florida TRADE Manufacturing Program will run Monday, March 2, and Thursday, March 5, at 5 p.m. presented by the College of Workforce and Continuing Education at Daytona State College . The Florida TRADE Manufacturing program can open doors to a career in manufacturing through an 11-week course that starts April 27. The course develops an initial set of technical skills that can lead to certifications, internships and job interviews with partnering manufacturing companies such as AO Precision, Covidien, Thomas & Betts, and Hudson Technologies.

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  18. Clean-up of Coos Head contaminants nearly finishedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Navajo Times

    That milestone has tribal administrators beginning to turn their focus to what kind of facilities the almost entirely remediated area will feature. The area, bordered by the South Jetty, Chicken Point and Bastendorff Beach to the west, has had a long history of military use.

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  19. Marcus Devine tapped to lead Youth ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Arkansas Times

    Marcus Devine, who's served previously as a deputy director of the Department of Human Services, has been named director of the Division of Youth Services. DHS Director John Selig said was uniquely qualified through management skills and knowledge of DHS and the legislative process.

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  20. Clean Harbors' (CLH) CEO Alan McKim on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Seeking Alpha

    Greetings, and welcome to the Clean Harbors, Incorporated, fourth quarter 2014 conference call. [Operator Instructions] It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Michael McDonald, General Counsel for Clean Harbors, Incorporated.

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