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Archive: February 22, 2012

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Environmental advocates are pleased by what they see in President Obama's fiscal year 2013 budget when it comes to the restoration of the Great Lakes, although they say there is still much work to be done. The lakes have great challenges - from pollution and contamination to inva ...Read More

INDIANAPOLIS - A bill on its way to Gov. Mitch Daniels' desk requires that Hoosiers be told all their options for long-term care when they're being discharged from a hospital. Rep. Suzanne Crouch, R-Evansville, author of House Bill 1211, says most people don't want to go to a nursing home. "When y ...Read More

PHOENIX - A new report links overseas call centers with a lack of protection for the personal information of American consumers. The report from the Communications Workers of America (CWA) calls for new federal legislation to address overseas security breaches and encourage the return of call-cente ...Read More

NEW BERN, N.C. - The fight to curb childhood obesity has inspired at least one group of North Carolina teachers to drop pounds of their own. The Shape NC program offers support to help child-care providers around the state improve physical activity and nutrition for children, with a goal of prompti ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina consumers can get money back on a new appliance purchase in the Tar Heel State starting this month. The state's Energy Star Appliance Rebate Program has reopened, with funds allocated from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act federal stimulus package. The Energy ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Helping some 90,000 Minnesotans put food on the table is the goal of a new campaign kicking off today. The coordinated outreach effort will seek out those people who are eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program but not enrolled, according to Colleen Moriarty, exe ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. A state House committee is expected to act today on a bill which pits development against local control. Supporters of House File 389 say it will keep local governments from stalling major development projects, but opponents claim it will weaken local government control over such pr ...Read More

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