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Archive: January 24, 2012

CHAPEL HILL, N. C. – North Carolina residents should breathe a little easier after a settlement between Duke Energy and conservation groups. The power company has agreed to begin phasing out more than 1600 megawatts of coal-fired power. The system-wide changes were spurred by construction of a ...Read More

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DES MOINES, Iowa - January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Every year, about 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer and 4,000 of them will die from it - but in Iowa, that doesn't have to be the case. Cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancer types and, ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. – As the 2012 Minnesota Legislature begins its work, AARP Minnesota - with nearly 700,000 members statewide - will be keeping a close eye on issues that affect seniors. State Director Michele Kimball says the group opposes the idea of requiring a current photo ID to vote in ele ...Read More

ALBANY, N. Y. - Lawmakers at a joint hearing on education spending in the 2012-13 Executive Budget heard from a county sheriff Monday who urged them to add funding to a program that helps parents find the best pre-kindergarten programs for their toddlers. Warren County Sheriff Bud York testified in ...Read More

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – The City of Santa Cruz is considering a ban on bullfrogs. The council is expected to vote today on an ordinance that would make it illegal to buy, sell or possess an American Bullfrog. Chris Berry, a member of the county Fish and Game Advisory Commission that supports the ...Read More

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