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  1. Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The York Daily Record

    In this 1934 photo released by the Naval History and Heritage Command, remains of the hull of Royal Savage, a continental schooner from 1776, are raised from Lake Champlain near Plattsburgh, N.Y. The Revolutionary War battleship, one of several under the command of Benedict Arnold, was burned and sank as Americans and British struggled for control of the lake. The remains had been in possession by the city of Harrisburg, Pa., but will be turned over to the U.S. Navy during a ceremony Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in Harrisburg.

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  2. Area agriculture news and events for the week of July 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The York Daily Record

    Williams Grove Farmers Flea Market: hosted by Williams Grove Historical Steam Engine Association, is open sunrise to 2 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, throughout the year, at Williams Grove Steam Engine Show Grounds, Williams Grove Road, Williams Grove. All vendors must have and display a current Pennsylvania sales tax license.

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  3. Police arrest 11 in northern York County heroin investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The York Daily Record

    An investigation into heroin trafficking in northern York County has resulted in the arrests of 11 people and the seizure of more than 1,600 bags of the drug, the York County District Attorney's office said Monday. Since February 2015, Carroll Township police and the York County Drug Task Force have conducted several investigations into the heroin trade in the Dillsburg area and other areas in rural northern York County.

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  4. 5 things to know about this week's medical marijuana newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The York Daily Record

    An effort to legalize some forms of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania remains underway as lawmakers attempt to pass a state budget by June 30. There are 23 states and Washington, D.C., that have legalized medical marijuana. While the movement on the issue this week in Harrisburg wasn't tectonic, below is all you need to know from a busy couple of days.

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  5. Last-minute Father's Day lottery ticket gift worth $1MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The York Daily Record

    A scratch-off lottery ticket bought as a last-minute Father's Day gift has turned a Pennsylvania truck driver into an instant millionaire. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review first reported that 61-year-old Joseph Morrah, of Jeannette, was given the ticket Sunday.

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  6. Another liquor privatization bill enters the fray in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The York Daily Record

    A new liquor privatization bill would allow beer distributors to turn their businesses into one-stop shops where consumers could buy unlimited quantities of beer, wine and liquor. Sponsored by state Sen. Scott Wagner, R-York, the bill would also allow grocery stores, hotels and bars to sell takeout wine and liquor, but it limits how much consumers to three liters of each.

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  7. Medical marijuana opponent receives threats at Capitol officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The York Daily Record

    In addition to social media attacks, state Rep. Matt Baker, R-Tioga County, has also become the subject of threats as a result of his opposition to medical marijuana legislation in the committee he chairs. One uniformed officer had to be present in Baker's office at the Capitol's Ryan Building on June 1 during a scheduled medical marijuana rally, said Troy Thompson, a spokesman for the state's Department of General Services, which oversees the Capitol Police.

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  8. White roses and thornsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | The York Daily Record

    WHITE ROSES >> To Gov. Tom Wolf for reinstating Erik Arneson as head of the Office of Open Records while an appeal of the governor's firing of the eleventh-hour Corbett appointee proceeds in the Supreme Court. That was the adult thing to do, but the continued court fight still seems like a waste of effort and money.

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  9. Protest in York supports driver's license legislation for immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The York Daily Record

    A group of about 20 protesters took to Continental Square in the center of York Thursday evening, demonstrating in support of state legislation that would provide undocumented immigrants with drivers licenses. About a fifth of the group - many of whom were Hispanic - attended a vigil earlier in the day on the steps of the Capitol in Harrisburg, said Mate Vladar, a communications specialist with CASA, an immigrant advocacy group covering the Mid-Atlantic region.

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  10. York brothers federally sentenced in drug trafficking ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    A U.S. District Court judge in Harrisburg sentenced two brothers from York to federal prison for their role in importing and distributing cocaine and heroin in York County, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania said Wednesday in a news release. Judge Yvette Kane sentenced Angel Mendez-Castro, 27, of Puerto Rico and York, to 15 years in prison.

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  11. Ukrainian soldiers accused of murdering civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    Prosecutors in Ukraine says a pair of government soldiers has been detained on suspicion of killing two women that allegedly sympathized with armed separatists in the east. The Donetsk region prosecutor's office said in a statement Wednesday that the two soldiers broke into the women's home in the village of Luhanske earlier this week and fatally shot them.

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  12. Journey drummer charged with domestic violence in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    A plea hearing has been scheduled for June 30. In the meantime, the drummer is not allowed to have contact with the woman. Castronovo made news earlier this year when he donated $10,000 to an Oregon high school after an arsonist burned down its band room.

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  13. Police officer charged with killing ex-wife is due in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    A recently divorced police officer accused of chasing and fatally shooting his ex-wife as their young daughter watched is due to make his first court appearance in New Jersey. Neptune Township Sgt.

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  14. Top Greek lawmaker throws out key central bank reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    Greece's radical left top lawmaker has publicly dressed down the country's central bank governor, poured scorn on a key bank report and accused him of "undemocratically" trying to subvert Parliament. Parliament Speaker Zoi Konstantopoulou on Wednesday received the Bank of Greece's annual monetary policy report, which bank governor Yiannis Stournaras customarily delivers to the house's elected head.

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  15. Syrian chemical weapons waste disposed of, watchdog saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    The global chemical weapons watchdog says that waste created on board a U.S. ship that destroyed toxic chemicals from Syria's stockpile has been successfully disposed of. The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons announced Wednesday that the disposal of thousands of tons of waste was completed earlier this month at facilities in Germany and Finland.

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  16. Time capsule returned to Statehouse cornerstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    A time capsule originally dating to 1795 has been returned to the granite cornerstone of the Massachusetts Statehouse for a future generation to discover. The capsule - a small brass box - was removed during a water filtration project last year and later opened to reveal a set of old newspapers and coins, and a medal depicting George Washington.

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  17. York Little Theatre's 'Addams Family' is like a haunted house on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    Cast members rehearse for York Little Theatre's production of the "Addams Family," showing June 19-26. They're creepy and they're kooky, mysterious and spooky, they're all together ooky, and they're coming to a stage near you.

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  18. Police seek help after pregnant woman beaten, loses babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    London police are asking for help from anyone who witnessed a shocking assault on a heavily pregnant woman that caused her to lose her baby. Police said Wednesday they are hunting for two suspects in the street attack in southeast London.

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  19. Cleanup of Ohio uranium plant expected to take decades moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    The U.S. Department of Energy says the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio is expected to take another three decades or more. U.S. Sen. Rob Portman had asked whether the administration was committed to the earlier goal of finishing the cleanup at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon by 2024.

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  20. Ukrainian banker wanted by Kiev arrested in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The York Daily Record

    German authorities say they have arrested a Ukrainian banker wanted on an international arrest warrant alleging financial crimes in his native country. Brandenburg state prosecutor Juergen Suelldorf, who is handling the extradition request, said Wednesday that Boris Tymonkin was arrested Sunday at the Schoenefeld airport outside Berlin after arriving on a flight from Istanbul.

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