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Spring at Breaks: Zipline may join rock climbing, whitewater, elk tours
The Breaks is aiming to put a little zip in your life. Zip line, that is. After seeking proposals for the design, build and operation of a zip line, the Breaks Interstate Park Commission got a plan...
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Maarquette Volunteers
Volunteers from Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisc., spent their spring break doing volunteer work in the town of Clinchco March 11-18. Despite less than perfect weather conditions, the voluntee...
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Suit settlement means Buchanan wish fulfillment, cash to Phipps foundation
A lawsuit settlement between the Columbus Phipps Foundation and the Wise County Industrial Development Authority means a half million dollars to the foundation and a second chance for the IDA to cr...
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Supervisors meeting place changes
Beginning with its March 28 meeting, all regular meetings of the Dickenson County Board of Supervisors will be held at the Dickenson Center for Education and Research. The meetings will be held ups...
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Flannagan cleanup March 29
The Corps of Engineers at John W. Flannagan Dam and Reservoir is gearing up for the annual lake cleanup on March 29. Volunteers should meet at the marina launch ramp at 9 a.m. The corps expresses i...
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Schools budget request seeks $7 million locally
At press time Tuesday, Dickenson County School Board was headed for a hearing on a proposed $24 million-plus budget after having met earlier in the day for a workshop with county supervisors. Detai...
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Benefit change considered for school early retirees
CLINTWOOD — Dickenson County School Board had mixed emotions on a budget proposal that would reduce the health insurance benefit to a small group of retired employees who took an early retirement i...
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