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  1. Girl's 'Helper' aids rope jumpersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Which is why 11-year-old Leah Thobe decided to bypass human assistance in creating the Jumper's Helper, a device that rotates one end of a rope so two people can tackle a three-person activity. Made of five pieces of PVC pipe and a few clamps, the Jumper's Helper's simple design earned Thobe first place in her grade at the 2016 regional Invention Convention, held in May at Tolles Career & Technical Center in Plain City.

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  2. LETTERS: "The biggest stars among our army of volunteers were ...kids." Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    During a disaster like Hurricanes Irma and Matthew, every county health department is tasked with managing special needs shelters, with lots of help from community partners. In Flagler County, the special needs shelter opened on Saturday, Sept.

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  3. Joseph Arthur CorbinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Born June 2, 1930, in East Chicago, Indiana, he was the son of the late Julian G. Corbin and Anna Poplaski Corbin Boltz and stepfather, George F. Boltz. Joe was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, and had been a Senior Master Sergeant with the 167th Air National Guard for 34 years, until retirement in 1989.

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  4. KYANG sending more help to aid hurricane reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Maria is being called one of the strongest hurricanes to make landfall in the U.S. territory in nearly a century. Their plan is to go to Palm Springs to wait for the hurricane to pass, then go to Saint Maarten or Saint Croix and assess the damage.

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  5. Store owner earns Patriot AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ParsonsSun.com

    Russell McKee, owner of Stockyards Travel Plaza, 2431 N. 16th St., was honored this week by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve as a patriotic employer.

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  6. Updated: 5 hours agoComments (0)Russell McKee, owner of Stockyard...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ParsonsSun.com

    Russell McKee, owner of Stockyard Travel Plaza, receives the Patriot Award from representatives of the Kansas Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.

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  7. Storytellers Project: True tales of living, loving and working on the U.S.-Mexico borderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Storytellers Project: True tales of living, loving and working on the U.S.-Mexico border Veterans, immigrants, a playwright and a parishioner shared stories about border life in California, Arizona and Texas. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2xistqX Arizona Republic reporter Daniel GonzA lez is introduced by Megan Finnerty, director of the Storytellers Brand Studio, during a Storytellers event focusing on the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  8. Woman's Profane Rant Over Veteran's Service Dog Goes ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    A viral video captures a woman screaming about a military veteran's service dog inside a Delaware restaurant. NBC10's Tim Furlong speaks to the veteran as well as the owner of the restaurant as police continue to investigate the video.

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  9. '60 Minutes' showrunner Jeff Fager on Oprah Winfrey, show's future and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

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  10. Joseph E. TruittRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    Joseph Edward Truitt, 72, of Stephenson, Mi., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital in Green Bay during a surgery to improve his heart function.

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  11. National Guard Chief Observes Troops in Action Amid Hurricane Damage, WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    As Army and Air National Guard troops worked in the hardest-hit areas of Florida, so too did guardsmen work amid a raging fire in Oregon, as observed by a National Guard Bureau team that traveled to both crises Sept. 16-17.

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  12. National Guard arrived after Irma. There was nowhere to put them.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The Broward Medical Examiner's Office is investigating the death of a ninth nursing home resident who was evacuated from The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. They spent their days cleaning up Hurricane Irma 's mess, but at night there was no place to house them.

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  13. U.S., British Military Cooks Partner to Provide Great FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    The ability to function in an interoperable fashion is clearly an important goal of today's NATO allies, and interoperability was a major focus during training between the Michigan Army National Guard's Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 125th Infantry Regiment, and the tankers of the Royal Wessex Yeomanry, a British Army Reserve tank regiment. Cooks with the Michigan Army National Guard's Foxtrot Company, 237th Brigade Support Battalion, and chefs with the British Army Reserve's Royal Wessex Yeomanry, prepare food in one of the kitchens located at Sennelager Training Area, Germany, Sept.

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  14. Ky. Air Guardsmen deploying to Caribbean in support of Hurricane Mariaa Read StoryRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WHAS11

    Seven Special Tactics Airmen from the Kentucky Air National Guard are expected to depart Sept. 20 for the Caribbean, where they will open airfields so humanitarian aid can be delivered and residents can be evacuated in the wake of Hurricane Maria.

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  15. DEQ doubles size of Grayling water investigation areaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The investigation into groundwater contamination in Grayling is more than doubling in size, expanding to a large new area with approximately 130 private drinking water wells. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says it will begin vertical aquifer testing east of the Grayling Army Airfield, where plumes of polyfluoroalkyl substances called PFAS, were discovered this spring .

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  16. National Guard Chief Fears Global WarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Man-made global warming is already making hurricanes "bigger, larger, more violent," the chief of the National Guard Bureau told reporters Tuesday. "I do think that storms are becoming bigger, larger, more violent," Lengyel said, according to the Washington Post.

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  17. Column: SIU students need to get politicalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Egyptian

    The year was 1970, and all hell had broken loose at Southern Illinois University Carbondale as thousands of heavily armed police and guardsmen swarmed the city to quash a student uprising. The anti-Vietnam War movement was at its peak when the National Guard opened fire on the students of Kent State University in Ohio, murdering four students on May 4. This, coupled with the presence of the newly-opened and highly controversial Center for Vietnamese Studies on campus had our student body furious.

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  18. Minn.-based company gets praise for recruiting and supporting military vets and reservistsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Traci Earls had a problem. She had been promoted to lieutenant colonel in the Kansas National Guard and needed to participate in a war fighter exercise at the same time she was being groomed to be general manager of a Cargill protein processing plant near Milwaukee.

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  19. National Guard Plans Relief Efforts as Hurricane Maria Slams Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    National Guard troops and members of federal agencies throughout the Caribbean region are hunkering down and making disaster relief preparations as Hurricane Maria made landfall today in Puerto Rico as a Category 4 storm, with winds of 150 mph, weather officials said. Puerto Rico Army National Guard members work on clearing Highway 511 from Ponce to Jayuya in Puerto Rico, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Sept.

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  20. As Shrewsbury's first historian, Perna perfect for positionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    SHREWSBURY – The one thing that people know about Michael P. Perna Jr. is that he loves history, particularly the history of his hometown. Whenever someone has a question about what happened in town years or even centuries ago, they are usually directed to Mr. Perna.

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