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  1. Rochester Hills Museum to host Michigan Stained Glass Census ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Patch.com

    The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm will host a class to learn about the Michigan Stained Glass Census and to encourage the registration of all stained glass in our regional community on Saturday, January 17 from 10:30 - 2 p.m. Barbara Krueger, Director of Michigan Stained Glass Census at the Michigan State University Museum will discuss the history of the census and the forms used. This is an effort to document stained glass in churches, businesses, residences, government buildings, and more.

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  2. Wednesday Prep Roundup: Aberdeen pins down Rochester, 54-24Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Daily World

    Aberdeen notched its first dual meet win of the season by winning four of the seven contested matches with Rochester in an Evergreen 2A/1A League contest on Wednesday. Angel Cisneros, at 113, along with Tyler Souphommanichanh , Erick Juarez and Bobby Rowe all won their matches by pin for the Bobcats .

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  3. Today's obits: Clint J. Side graduated from Jordan-Elbridge High School in 2002Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Clint Jason Side, 30, of Rochester, WA, died Sept. 10, 2014, of brain cancer. He graduated from Jordan-Elbridge High School in 2002.

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  4. Color us orange: Rochester's place in food-stamp historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Color us orange: Rochester's place in food-stamp history Color us orange: Rochester's place in food-stamp history Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1stACDN Among the many quirky who-knew stories about our fair city is a tale built around one Mabel McFiggin, a destitute Rochester woman who has been immortalized on the Internet as the first American ever to receive government food stamps. As it turns out, Rochester was the test bed for our nation's first government-run food stamp program.

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  5. To Save Family Farms from Corporate Buyout, Retiring Farmers Connect with a New GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Yes! Magazine

    Carol Ptak and her husband own Blacksmith Ranch, a small grass-fed Highland Cattle operation just outside of Rochester, Wash. The farm sits on more than 100 acres halfway between Seattle and Portland.

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  6. web1_Northwest-Timber-Revival_Web_1.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Daily World

    ... Blues Jam with Blues Bently. Sat $30/Sun $15. a BROKEN TRAIL at Lucky Eagle Casino &Hotel, Scatter Creek Grill, Rochester, 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. Free. To list an item in the music calendar, please send it to press_releases@thedailyworld.com , or Fax (360) ...

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  7. web1_Northwest-Timber-Revival_Web_0.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Daily World

    ... Blues Jam with Blues Bently. Sat $30/Sun $15. a BROKEN TRAIL at Lucky Eagle Casino &Hotel, Scatter Creek Grill, Rochester, 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. Free. To list an item in the music calendar, please send it to press_releases@thedailyworld.com , or Fax (360) ...

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  8. More fleets pile on in Navistar litigationRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... allegations were similar to those lodged in two other lawsuits filed recently in the same court. On July 7, Rochester, WA-based Par 4 Transport sued Navistar. Two days later, three other operations Puyallup, WA-based Denis Gray Trucking, which had ...

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  9. American missing in Syria a journalist at heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... that purports to show the killing of Foley by the militant group was released Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. Foley, from Rochester, N.H., went missing in 2012 in northern Syria while on assignment for Agence France-Press and the Boston-based media company ...

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  10. Firefighting focus shifts to Mason CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... to have been human-caused. Lightning has been ruled out, DNR officials have said. The Teague Road fire, south of Rochester, also was 60 percent contained, according to DNR on social media. Heuring had no additional information about the fire. ...

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  11. Firefighting focus shifts to Mason CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... to have been human-caused. Lightning has been ruled out, DNR officials have said. The Teague Road fire, south of Rochester, also was 60 percent contained, according to DNR on social media. Heuring had no additional information about the fire. ...

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  12. DNR: Crews fighting fires in Thurston, Mason countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The News Tribune

    Crews were making headway on the Tenino complex of fires while a 40-acre fire in the Rochester area was 10 percent contained, said Janet Pearce, a spokeswoman with the state Department of Natural Resources.

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  13. Fire crews continue to battle 2 wildfires near Rochester, TeninoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Olympian

    Fire crews continued their efforts into early Sunday morning to stop a brush fire that burned more than 30 acres near Rochester, while another brush fire near Tenino burned two vehicles and a structure.

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  14. Kids prosper and find their voice at the clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... County started in that same Tumwater location in 2001, and has since grown to 4 clubs, also in Olympia, Lacey, and Rochester. Now, the Club's collective enrollment reaches 700. That's a big number of kids that aren't home alone playing video games ...

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  15. DNR: Fire crews battling fires in Tenino, Rochester area and SheltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Olympian

    Several fire districts and the state Department of Natural Resources were fighting fires in Tenino, the Rochester area and near Shelton, a DNR spokeswoman said Sunday.

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  16. Lacey Community Market focuses on free fun for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | The Olympian

    There was nary a quiver of nervousness for three-year-old Gavin Moore of Rochester, right, who took an immediate liking to this 10-foot-long Burmese python at the Lacey Community Market family fun day on Saturday, August 9, 2014, in Huntnamer Park.

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  17. Man stabbed, severely wounded after running out of gasRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | KOMO News

    A 25-year-old man was stabbed multiple times and severely wounded by two men after his friend's car ran out of gas Tuesday night near Rochester, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. 10 things to do in South Sound this weekend, July 25-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... That," is one of country music's iconic performers. He's coming to the Lucky Eagle Casino, 12888 188th Ave. SW, Rochester, for an 8 p.m. concert Friday (July 25). Tickets are $20-$60 and available online at luckyeagle.com . in Tenino this weekend. ...

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  19. Brush fire burns 5 acres near BucodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... 1.5 acres on July 17 and threatened a residential neighborhood in the 9000 block of 173rd Avenue Southwest in Rochester. No homes were damaged, and the cause of the afternoon fire is unknown, according to The Chronicle. The Olympian is pleased to ...

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  20. Atheist opens NY meeting; top court OK'd prayersRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... represented during invocations, citing the instance of a pagan Wiccan for one. A member of Atheist Community of Rochester, he said he is an acquaintance of Linda Stephens, also an atheist, who along with Susan Galloway was a plaintiff in the case ...

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