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'Too many are selfish': U.S. nears 5 million 2020-08-05 09:00:00BOSTON (AP) — Fourth of July gatherings, graduation parties, no-mask weddings, crowded bars — there are reasons the U.S. has racked up mor

Theaters closed due to the pandemic struggle but 2020-08-05 07:30:00Trees are decorating the stage at Stage Coach Players, but the stage lights are dark and the auditorium’s seats are empty.

DeKalb District 428 board gets an update on 2020-08-05 07:30:00Dr. Robert Hammon gave the DeKalb District 428 board some homework assignments on Tuesday night to help reach a goal of naming a new superintendent by

DeKalb 428 board moves to go to remote 2020-08-04 23:38:00After weeks of teachers expressing fear of returning to the classroom amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the DeKalb District 428 school board approved by con

New Chromebooks may not come until after school 2020-08-04 22:46:00SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 officials said during a Board of Education meeting this week they had some bad news to deliver: A delive

Massive Beirut blast kills more than 70, injures 2020-08-04 20:24:00BEIRUT — A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the city's port, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a

Pritzker: Virus is worse in southern Illinois than 2020-08-04 19:52:00SPRINGFIELD – The novel coronavirus is worse in southern Illinois than it is in the Chicago area, and college parties thrown by returning studen

2 Iowa schools rebuff governor's return to school 2020-08-04 18:40:00Des Moines, IOWA — At least two school districts in Iowa are refusing to follow the governor’s demand that they return students to classro

Keicher: Illinois Housing Development Authority offering rental and 2020-08-04 17:40:00The Illinois Housing Development Authority is offering rental and mortgage assistance to eligible residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, state R

DeKalb County reports 24 new COVID-19 cases on 2020-08-04 17:35:00The DeKalb County Health Department reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 in the county on Tuesday as the total number of cases reached 902.

Parts of Peace, Gurler roads to undergo two-month 2020-08-04 17:33:00Portions of Peace and Gurler roads will be closed for at least two months beginning Friday. Peace will be closed from the e

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church to host Back 2020-08-04 16:58:00DeKALB – New Hope Missionary Baptist Church will host a Back to School Bash to distribute backpack and school supplies.

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Tākina Is Proposed New Name For Convention And 2020-08-06 23:34:00Next week Wellington City Councillors will be asked to approve ‘Tākina’ as the name for the Wellington Convention and Exhibition Cent

Aggrieved Firearms Licence Holders Arm Themselves, For Ashburton 2020-08-06 23:03:00As part of “quietly turning up the volume, until we are properly heard” .. Firearms Licence Holders will lawfully take to the streets of A

Injection Of Positivity And Funding For Rural Communities 2020-08-06 23:03:00Hastings District Council welcomes the Provincial Growth Fund investment announced today for seven of its community halls throughout the district. The

Te Araroa Northland Trust Revitalised And Ready To 2020-08-06 23:01:00New Zealand’s 3,000 km Te Araroa trail has received a welcome boost with the appointment of a new regional trust to help improve the walking exp

Heat Pumps Installed In All OCHT Homes – 2020-08-06 22:31:00“It’s made a massive difference like you wouldn’t believe.” That from one of the Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust (Ō

Hastings Transport Safety Projects Funding Generates Jobs 2020-08-06 22:28:00With the aid of Government support for shovel-ready projects in Hastings, work is about to get underway on a number of roading projects across the dis

Update: Kopu-Hikuai Road Homicide 2020-08-06 22:06:00

Three Arrested Following Multiple Search Warrants - Taumarunui 2020-08-06 21:56:00

Visitors Flock To Whanganui Over Winter 2020-08-06 21:40:00Whanganui is on track for a record-breaking winter as a destination, according to Whanganui & Partners. Visitor spend data from MBIE shows that de

Watercare Drought Update: 7 August 2020-08-06 21:04:00

Police Appeal For Witnesses Following Fatal Crash 2020-08-06 20:38:00Police can confirm one person has died following a crash yesterday on Rangioutu Road, Manawatu. Police were notified at 6:25am of the crash which invo

Motorists Asked To Use Alternate Routes - Road 2020-08-06 20:14:00A logging truck has rolled on State Highway 41 near the intersection of Waihi Road. Police were advised around 11:15am. There are no apparent injuries

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End of Life Choice Act: What you need 2020-08-06 04:03:30In 2015, ACT New Zealand MP David Seymour entered his End of Life Choice Bill into the ballot box, after the Seales v Attorney-General case found that

Hercules inbound? A caution to highway users 2020-08-06 03:47:03A Queenstown lobby group believes Ladies Mile can accommodate a C-130 Hercules in the event of a major disaster. Photo: Mountain Scene Hercules

Hamilton City Council switching to STV 2020-08-06 03:38:15Hamilton City Council has voted to use the Single Transferable Voting (STV) system for the 2022 and 2025 elections.

Virus tests for Milford locals after visit from 2020-08-06 03:27:42About 30 Milford Sound workers and residents have been tested for Covid-19 after a visit from a traveller who tested positive in South Korea.

Southland Charity Hospital's new partnership allows in-person donations 2020-08-06 03:22:00SBS Bank chief executive Shaun Drylie said anyone could visit a branch around the country to donate via cash or cheque directly to the campaign. Photo

Southland man ordered to pay former best mate 2020-08-06 03:11:41A 50-year friendship between two Southland men has ended in court with one ordered to pay the other more than $110,000 for seven years of unpaid wages

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The South Today bulletin: Wednesday, August 5 2020-08-06 02:59:44

Thieves caught on camera in resort 2020-08-06 01:33:21One of the people captured on CCTV helping himself to skis and poles from outside Hospice Shop Queenstown. Photo: Supplied Four thieves have be

Feedback sought on Aurora safety plan 2020-08-06 01:30:00The Commerce Commission is holding "a public drop-in session" in Dunedin this afternoon seeking feedback on Aurora Energy’s plan to make its e

Battler threads her way through cancer 2020-08-06 01:30:00Jane McMillan has created several embroidered wall hangings, depicting her battle with breast cancer. PHOTO: JOHN LEWIS Never underestimate t

‘General practice is a great life’ 2020-08-06 01:30:00Dunedin South Medical Centre general practitioner Andy Stewart retired after working in the same practice for 40 years. PHOTO: SHAWN MCAVINUE A

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One person injured following Te Haroto crash New! 2020-08-07 19:01:59Emergency services are currently responding to a serious crash involving a truck on SH5, Te Haroto. Police were alerted to the crash at about 9.30am.

New police facilities for Whanganui New! 2020-08-07 15:11:41Plans are underway for a brand new state-of-the-art hub for Whanganui’s justice and social agencies, following confirmation the ageing Whanganui

iD International Emerging Designer award winners named New! 2020-08-07 07:51:07For the first time in the 16 year history of the iD International Emerging Design Awards, the awards winners were named at a show they were unable to

Repairs to famous Hundertwasser toilets on track 2020-08-07 01:44:46Repairs to Kawakawa’s famous Hundertwasser public toilets are on track for completion by the end of the month with the leaking roof-top garden r

Investigations continue for repairs to Mangamuka Gorge slip 2020-08-07 01:43:09Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises investigations into options for repairs for two slip sites through the Mangamuka Gorge on State Highway 1 are

Police name Whenuapai homicide victim 2020-08-07 01:25:53Police are now in a position to release the name of the man who died following an incident at an address in Whenuapai earlier this week. He was Coubin

Culvert collapse on Port Chalmers highway - Waka 2020-08-07 00:33:34Culvert collapse at Ravensbourne, SH88, Port Chalmers highway, several services involved in making highway safe

Wellington builder sentenced for black market purchase of 2020-08-07 00:14:25A Wellington builder has been sentenced for knowingly purchasing poached seafood valued at more than $23,000 on the black market.

This weekend on Newshub Nation 07/08/20 2020-08-07 00:14:22On Newshub Nation this weekend: Chloe Swarbrick and Nick Smith battle it out over cannabis reform in our second election debate of 2020. On the day th

Oxfam prepares response to Beirut blast 2020-08-07 00:12:29Please see attached and below a press release from Oxfam, as we prepare to respond to the deadly blast in Beirut.

July 2020 state of the environment report - 2020-08-07 00:05:48July’s weather was wholly unremarkable. Hooray.

Successful COVID testing no excuse for complacency, Mayor 2020-08-07 00:00:06On Tuesday, over 1,000 people were tested at Queenstown’s pop-up COVID testing centre following news that a man with the virus visited Queenstow

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