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  1. Fixing Kalamazoo's retiree health-care liability will require concessionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    The unfunded retiree health-care liability totals $188 million. This year's bill is $8.5 million, the bulk of which comes from the general fund, consuming 11 percent of the core budget.

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  2. MONTICELLO, Ark. (AP) - The University of Arkansas at Monticello has...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Hamilton, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Polk, Rhea, Roane, Scott, Sequatchie, Union MONTICELLO, Ark. (AP) - The University of Arkansas at Monticello has named the school's first full-time assistant baseball coach. UAM said ...

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  3. Kalamazoo vice mayor would have 'serious reservations' about $100...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | MLive.com

    Whether the Kalamazoo City Commission votes to issue up to $100 million in bonds may depend on whether the city is able to get concessions from retirees.

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  4. Kalamazoo City Commission votes to authorize up to $100 million in bonds for retiree health costsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | MLive.com

    The Kalamazoo City Commission adopted a resolution authorizing up to $100 million in bonds to manage the city's unfunded retiree health cost liability at its meeting Monday night.

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  5. Funding retiree health care a 'two-part process,' says Kalamazoo Vice MayorRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | MLive.com

    The Kalamazoo Legacy Cost Task Force finalized a recommendation Monday that suggests the city fund it's health care liability through municipal bonds, which will be issued at low interest rates in hopes that the value rebounds after purchase.

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  6. East Central Football Picked Fourth in GAC Preseason PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... finished sixth (54 points), Arkansas Tech seventh (44 points), Southeastern Oklahoma eighth (41 points), Arkansas-Monticello ninth (37 points), Northwestern Oklahoma 10th (22 points) and Southern Nazarene 11th (11 points). The Tigers return 51 ...

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  7. Zilkha to build $90 million biomass pellet plant in MonticelloRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The City Wire

    Zilkha Biomass Energy, a producer of biomass solutions to electric utility customers, today announced Wednesday its plan to build a $90 million pellet production plant in Monticello, Ark., that will employ 52. Houston-based Zilkha Biomass Energy LLC provides biomass products to electric utility customers, including conversions of fossil fuel ... (more)

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  8. George M. HooverRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Clifton Record Online

    ... by the Clifton VFW 8553 and American Legion Post 322. George Matthews Hoover, M.D. was born July 8, 1926 in Monticello, AR, the son of Wilford W. and Vera M. Hoover. He passed from this life on July 22, 2014, at his beloved ranch. He was the ...

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  9. Legacy Cost Task Force expected to recommend municipal bonding to...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | MLive.com

    Kalamazoo's Legacy Cost Task Force will meet again in two weeks to finalize a recommendation that the city fund it's unfunded retiree health care liability through municipal bonds, which will be purchased at low interest rates in hopes that the value rebounds after purchase.

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  10. Yesterdays July 27Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Peace Conference," a three-week program for gifted and talented students held at the University of Arkansas at Monticello. The Arkansas Enrichment for Gifted in Summer (AEGIS) program consists of lectures, discussions, guest speakers, audio-visual ...

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  11. Rodents sneak into Bonners Ferry water tankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | NWCN.com

    There is more in the Bonners Ferry water tank than your average H20. Investigators have found vermin entering the tank in Bonners Ferry recently.

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  12. Vermin sneak into Bonners Ferry water tankRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | KREM-TV Spokane

    There is more in the Bonners Ferry water tank than your average H20. Investigators have found vermin entering the tank in Bonners Ferry recently.

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  13. Legislator questions grants worth $500,000 to Steele ad firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Arkansas Times

    ... it would cost $110,000 to hire "expert services" to recruit the next chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Monticello. U of A System President Don Bobbitt said national search companies knew the candidate pool, and that the money also paid for ...

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  14. LBL Wranglers Campground to host primitive rodeo this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Cadiz Record

    ... In addition, camping at Wranglers will be half-price on Friday and Saturday. Championship Productions Rodeo from Monticello, Arkansas, brings the rodeo to visitors at Land Between The Lakes. New this year will be the Rawhide & Dusty Show, ...

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  15. 2 UAM football players named preseason All-AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    University of Arkansas at Monticello football players Jamie McGee and Mike Early have been named to the USA College Football Preseason All-America team.

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  16. LBL's Wranglers Campground to host 18th Annual Primitive RodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... bullriding contestants in action (Ultimate Challenge Bullriding Productions) Championship Productions Rodeo from Monticello, Arkansas, brings the rodeo to visitors at Land Between The Lakes. New this year will be the Rawhide & Dusty Show , ...

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  17. Downtown Willoughby hosts weekly concerts throughout July and AugustRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    Willoughby's annual summer concert series kicked off with the Chardon Polka Band July 3. The free performances take place at Wes Point Park, across from City Hall, each Thursday at 7 p.m. through Aug. 28. Janice Lipscomb, community development director, describes the shows as "great family entertainment" and adds, "you can't beat the atmosphere of ... (more)

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  18. 2 UAM football players named preseason All-AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    University of Arkansas at Monticello football players Jamie McGee and Mike Early have been named to the USA College Football Preseason All-America team.

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  19. Resolution supporting elimination of Personal Property Tax OK'd by Kalamazoo City CommissionRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | MLive.com

    The resolution voiced support for Proposal 1 on the August ballot, which would repeal the tax for small businesses and manufacturers and begin to phase it out over several years for large manufacturers.

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  20. Kalamazoo charter amendments for elections of mayor, commissioners put on November ballotRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | MLive.com

    Kalamazoo voters will have the opportunity this fall to change how they select their mayor and city commissioners after the Kalamazoo City Commission voted Monday to place several charter amendments on the November ballot.

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