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  1. Left Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsReview.com

    In just two short weeks, early voting begins, after a lackluster campaign season. Although legislative races in the north have been a snoozefest this year, the candidates for the major constitutional offices offer a sharp contrast.

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  2. Tesla Factory Near Reno Is Bet Old Nevada Will Meet The NewRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Lance Gilman bounced his white GMC truck up a hill in the high desert country east of Reno, Nevada, and paused at the top to survey his property. Spread out below lay the 165-square-mile Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, about the size of Rhode Island.

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  3. Nevada inmate denied cataract surgery dies, officials sayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    An inmate who an appeals court determined was wrongfully denied cataract-removal surgery died today at High Desert State Prison near Indian Springs, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections. The department said in a news release that John Colwell, 67, of Douglas County died of a chronic medical condition.

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  4. Nevada city plans festival to celebrate blue jeansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, photo shows the historical marker for Jacob Davis' tailor shop in Reno, Nev., where riveted denim jeans were first created. Nevada tourism officials are planning a three-day festival next fall to celebrate and promote the city as the birthplace of what became modern blue jeans.

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  5. Douglas murderer dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

    On Wednesday, death caught up with the man who kidnapped, robbed and murdered a California Real Estate agent at Lake Tahoe a quarter century ago. John Colwell, 67, died of a chronic medical condition, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.

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  6. Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Graham Leader

    Sources close to Kunis reportedly told the website that the actress gave birth Tuesday night at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, where all the beautiful celebrities give birth. The former "That 70s Show" stars reportedly arrived at the hospital around 6 a.m. and were immediately taken to a delivery room ... where apparently they had a bit of a wait on their hands.

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  7. 2nd-in-command named acting US attorney in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    Annette Hayes has been named acting U.S. attorney for the Western District of Washington, following the resignation of Jenny Durkan. Durkan's last day in office was Tuesday, and on Wednesday the Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys picked Hayes - her second-in-command - to fill in pending the confirmation of a presidentially appointed replacement.

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  8. Click & Clack Talk Cars: If a manufacturer offers you a new engine, take itRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    Q I am the owner of a 2012 Acura TL with the tech package . It has a six-speed manual transmission.

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  9. Chico Museum opens new exhibits SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A new exhibit, "This is Our Home, Here We Remain: The Story of the Mechoopda Tribe" will open Saturday at the Chico Museum, Second and Salem streets. This week, Arlene Ward , a member of the Mechoopda tribe and guest curator, worked to install the exhibit, which includes artifacts from the tribe, the first people to occupy the Chico area.

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  10. Transmountain Early College among 500 best high schools in countryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Transmountain ranked 406th among all schools. In preparing low-income students for college, the school was ranked 55th in the country.

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  11. Fire officials and Socorro police investigate cause of fire at abandoned homeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Socorro city officials said the fire was reported about 2:10 p.m. at a two-story home. 10329 Valle Fertil Drive.

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  12. Donald Sterling and V. Stiviano together againRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    If you were on another planet during the past year or so, know that while the Clippers were playing the Golden State Warriors last spring in the NBA playoffs, news broke that Sterling made racist comments to Stiviano that she recorded. Those comments went public; Sterling got tossed from the NBA for life; and eventually he was forced to sell his team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer at the behest of a judge.

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  13. Joan Dooley named one of the top real estate agents in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Real Trends recognized Realty World Selzer Realty's Joan Dooley as one of the top 300 real estate agents in California. To be considered, agents had to complete more than 50 transactions or they had to complete more than $20 million in property sales.

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  14. Monterey signage rules set for overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    MONTEREY >> Monterey has long been careful about regulating the city's visual aesthetics. And signs, it appears, are primary targets in the battle to keep Monterey beautiful.

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  15. New York Times cutting 100 jobs, NYT Opinion appRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The New York Times is launching another round of buyouts and layoffs, telling staff on Wednesday that it must cut 100 newsroom jobs to further reduce costs and focus resources on its digital operations. It's also axing its NYT Opinion app after four months and relegating the NYT Now app to a smartphone-only product aimed at new and younger readers, after the lower-priced subscription products failed to take off as hoped.

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  16. The Evening Sun signs lease on downtown Hanover buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    The Evening Sun signed a lease on a property at 37 Broadway in Hanover on Oct. 1. The Evening Sun signed a lease for the building at 37 Broadway to make the property its new digital-first newsroom and Hanover headquarters, said publisher Sara Glines on Wednesday. The new location, which previously housed Tanger's Hardware, is a prime space for enhancing community engagement, using new technology and creating a mobile reporting environment, Glines said.

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  17. Anne Hathaway says fame messed her upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Breckenridge American

    In the October issue of Elle UK, Hathaway says, "This fame thing? me up for a really long time. I didn't know how to do it; I didn't know how to engage with it; it stressed me out.

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  18. Brady tries to keep even keel during slow startRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Tom Brady tries not to get too high when things are going well or too low when they're not. The winner of two MVP awards in both the regular season and the Super Bowl is ranked 27th in completion percentage, 29th in passer rating and 33rd in the 32-team NFL in average gain per attempt.

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  19. New chief of staff appointed for Navajo Nation Legislative BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    The executive director for the Eastern Navajo Land Commission has been appointed interim chief of staff for the Navajo Nation Legislative Branch. Larry Rodgers was appointed to the position on Tuesday by Pro Tem Speaker LoRenzo Bates, according to a press release from the Legislative Branch.

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  20. Daniel Mathis Invited to Join Subcommittee Serving the Nevada Commission on AgingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Nevada Business Journal

    The commission is part of the Aging and Disability Services Division in the state of Nevada's Department of Health and Human Services.

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