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Saving your devices from lightning strikes
‘This is the season — there’s a million of them here,’ says one repair tech

We’ve all heard the phrase, “When the thunder roars, go indoors.”

By Scott Orr July 30, 2018
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Deano’s Sweet Potato Café, which closed after the shooting death of owner James Dean Herbert II in January, and re-opened in April, is now closed again and may be sold, according to daughter Jennifer Gonzales.

By Scott Orr July 28, 2018
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Over the next 20 years, 790,000 professional pilots will be required to fill commercial cockpits, according to information from the Boeing Company, which was released Monday, July 23.

By Scott Orr July 23, 2018
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You’ve no doubt seen the ads on TV, the internet, or in magazines: a drug that claims to be effective in controlling or curing a medical condition, with images of happy patients who have benefited from it.

By Scott Orr July 21, 2018

If you were online at all Monday, July 9, you likely saw a story that was widely circulated describing a security expert’s warning that car key fobs need to be protected from hackers, and that wrapping them in foil will do the trick.

By Scott Orr July 16, 2018
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How much student loan debt is too much?
As students’ college loan debt grows, ways to manage it become important

Like many of her classmates, Noelle Hutson has built up student loan debt to get her college education.

By Scott Orr July 15, 2018
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The former Rancher’s Wife store, 156 S. Montezuma St., is being converted to a restaurant to be called Carmella’s.

By Scott Orr July 15, 2018
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Route 66 on track to be designated National Historic Trail
Bill would give the ‘Mother Road’ preservation efforts permanent funding

The road now called “Historic Route 66” is closer to Historic Trail designation following unanimous passage of a bill by the House of Representatives in June. The bill is in the hands of the U.S. Senate for consideration.

By Scott Orr July 10, 2018
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Apartment construction back on, says developer The apartment complex at 3137 Willow Creek Road, which has had a troubled past and remains unfinished, will soon be open.

By Scott Orr July 8, 2018
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Consumer credit card debt is a bellwether for the overall economy’s health.

By Scott Orr July 8, 2018

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