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Jacksonville City Council president gets request to investigate mayoral candidate Cumber

The Florida Times Union 01 Feb 2023
Gabriel, who stepped down as general counsel in August 2021, also has said the request in 2020 by the investigative committee did not compel council members to provide information because the disclosure wasn't rooted in any local, state or federal law ... the federal investigation.
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High school officials for lacrosse, beach volleyball receive pay increase from CIF-SS

Orange County Register 01 Feb 2023
The big news coming from CIF governance this week will take place at this weekend’s CIF State Federated Council meeting in Long Beach where the statewide organization votes on a proposal that would make girls flag football a CIF sport beginning in the fall of this year.
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USDA to use outdoors recreation to boost economy around national forests, grasslands

Ashe Post & Times 01 Feb 2023
“And so as federal agencies, we need to help both the visitors have their best peak experience and also help those communities that are receiving visitors be able to manage that visitation and also benefit from it.”The roots of the USDA initiative. President Barack Obama launched the Federal Interagency Council on Outdoor Recreation in 2011.
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Will Buhari Assent to Constitution Amendment Bills Before Him?

This Day 01 Feb 2023
However, the state assemblies rejected nine of the constitutional amendment bills including the one seeking financial and full administrative autonomy for local government councils. The federal parliament had in March, 2022 voted on 68 bills aimed at amending the 1999 Constitution ... 55 (Composition of Members of the Council of State);.
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Weber County leaders OK sale of seized, forfeited guns through pawn shop

Ogden Standard Examiner 01 Feb 2023
The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives used to melt and otherwise destroy forfeited and seized guns, said Lt ... The Ogden City Council approved a similar arrangement with Hy and Mike’s, which is federally licensed and insured to handle such transactions, to get rid of higher-end guns the Ogden Police Department seizes.
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Progress 2023: On the road to progress

Maryville Daily Forum 01 Feb 2023
At the time, the city was gearing up to apply for a federal BUILD grant to help pay for the project ... Determined not to put city taxpayers on the hook for completing Phase II, McDanel, city staff and the Regional Council prepared an array of proposals to several different state and federal grant programs.
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Alaska gold, copper mine blocked over environmental worries

Mesabi Daily News 01 Feb 2023
Leila Kimbrell, executive director for the Resource Development Council for Alaska Inc., called the decision “a dangerous abuse of power and federal overreach.” The National Mining Association, citing high demand for minerals and fragile global supply chains, said domestic mining ...
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California releases its own plan for Colorado River cuts

The Associated Press 01 Feb 2023
Leila Kimbrell, executive director for the Resource Development Council for Alaska Inc., called the decision “a dangerous abuse of power and federal overreach.” The National Mining Association, citing high demand for minerals and fragile global supply chains, said domestic mining ...
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Study will gauge risks to Spokane’s water supply from pipeline running overhead

The Spokesman-Review 01 Feb 2023
The City Council is expected to approve a contract at its Feb. 13 meeting with consulting firm CONSOR Engineers, with results due by the end of the year ... Federal laws restrict the ability of the city to regulate the pipeline or demand that it be moved, said Council President Breean Beggs ... But some City Council members have continued to raise concerns.
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Federal regulators block proposed Alaska mine

Daily Bulletin 01 Feb 2023
Leila Kimbrell, executive director for the Resource Development Council for Alaska Inc., called the decision “a dangerous abuse of power and federal overreach.” The National Mining Association, citing high demand for minerals and fragile global supply chains, said ...
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Feds use rare veto to block Alaska copper, gold mine plan

Federal News Radio 01 Feb 2023
Tribes in the Bristol Bay region in 2010 petitioned the EPA to pursue protections for the area under the federal Clean Water Act ... Leila Kimbrell, executive director for the Resource Development Council for Alaska Inc., called the EPA’s decision “a dangerous abuse of power and federal overreach.”.
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Draft ready to include democratic values in school curriculum

Dawn 01 Feb 2023
The National Curriculum Council (NCC) has moved a concept paper to ... Official sources in the NCC told Dawn that following a directive from the federal government, the council had prepared a draft to highlight the importance of democracy and the Constitution in the school syllabus.
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Council Bluffs man sentenced to five years for possessing, receiving child pornography

The Daily Nonpareil 01 Feb 2023
A Council Bluffs man was sentenced to five years in federal prison last week after pleading guilty to receiving child pornography ... .
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17 Countries To Participate In Asian Badminton Championship At Expo City

MENA FN 01 Feb 2023
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) DUBAI, 31st January, 2023 (WAM) -- The Dubai Sports Council and the Emirates Badminton Federation have announced the organisation of the Asian Championship for ... .
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FG Commences Second Phase of NNPC Road Infrastructure Tax Credit Scheme

This Day 01 Feb 2023
The minister who also mentioned that the federal government has focused on ... He stated that with the completion of phase one, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has also approved phase II of the scheme to fund 44 critical road infrastructure to the tune of N1.96 trillion naira.

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