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Linda Cook review: “French Dispatch” will appeal to Wes Anderson devotees

Never has a Wes Anderson movie been so, well, Wes Anderson-y. “The French Dispatch” will not disappoint Anderson fans. Journalists and readers of “The New Yorker Magazine” will find Anderson’s latest article – if not the biggest, a treat. It is full of weird and funny characters and exquisite, highly …

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Viewpoint 181: Representation Matters in Indigenous Inclusion

A few years after I began my role as Native American Education Coordinator for Brainerd Public Schools, I had a meeting with a student who stayed with me. It was a brief meeting with one of our college students. I was just checking in, introducing myself, and telling him a …

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New candidate to Ken-Arnold school board not eligible to claim seat due to residency issue

One of four candidates who ran unopposed for the New Kensington-Arnold school board will not be able to take the seat, according to the acting Westmoreland County Electoral Officer. Peter Nkemakolam ran for a school board seat in Region 3 of the district. However, Nkemakolam lives in Region 2, Acting …

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Obituary by Frank Bavetz (1926 – 2021) – Natrona Heights, PA

Frank M. Bavetz, 95, of Natrona Heights, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, November 8, 2021. He was born on April 6, 1926, in Brackenridge, to the late Anthony and Amelia (Zaremba) Bavetz. Frank was a proud Marine who served his country during World War II. He retired …

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Marshall to Host Trombone Recital by Stroeher | Marshall University

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Germany sends diplomats to Afghanistan

Germany has announced that it will send Ambassador-designate Marcus Potzel, followed by an expedition of diplomats to Afghanistan in the coming weeks. German newspaper Welt am Sonntag reported on Saturday (November 6) that Marcus Potzel is responsible for updating relations with the Taliban. Germany is now the first European country …

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No need to call the dispatcher if you see heavy smoke and flames on the west side of Idaho Falls on Friday

The following is a press release and photo from the Idaho Falls Fire Department. IDAHO FALLS – The Idaho Falls Fire Department will be hosting live burn training at an old structure located on Milligan Road in Snake River Landing on Friday, November 5 from approximately 9:30 a.m. to 10 …

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Man accused of making fake phone call to dispatcher, intimidating woman

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Indiana – A man has been charged with allegedly making a false phone call to send and intimidate a woman in South Bend on Monday morning, according to the probable cause affidavit. At 3:30 a.m., officers from the South Bend Police Department attended a Huey Street address …

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Health variant: why traveling nurses matter (and make a lot of money)

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Traveling nurses. They are healthcare freelancers, backups who have been crucial in helping understaffed nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic. And you probably haven’t even heard of it. While not all short-term mobile nurses make a lot of money, big paychecks are possible, especially when health systems …

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Oneida Ward 5 candidate questions and answers – Oneida Dispatch

Oneida, NY – The race for Oneida City Councilor Ward 5 is like no other. There are two candidates on the ballot – Brandee DuBois and Jake Fleming – only Fleming no longer lives in Oneida, making him ineligible. If Fleming wins the vote, the elected mayor would nominate the …

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