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More funds head to Minn. attorney general, public defenders

Beaumont Enterprise 07 Feb 2023
(AP) — Millions of extra dollars are working their way through the Minnesota Legislature to both beef up the ability of Attorney General Keith Ellison's office to prosecute violent crime and the state's public defender system to relieve the staffing shortages that nearly led to a strike last year.

MN Legislature moves to fund AG’s violent-crime prosecution, overburdened public-defender system

Pioneer Press 07 Feb 2023
Millions of extra dollars are working their way through the Minnesota Legislature to both beef up the ability of Attorney General Keith Ellison’s office to prosecute violent crime and the state’s public defender system to relieve the staffing shortages that nearly led to a strike last year.

BART Inspector General Report Raises Questions

NBC Bay Area 07 Feb 2023
A report from BART's inspector general is raising questions about the way the transit agency works with its contractors and is spending its money ... One of the key findings in the inspector general's report focuses on BART's 16th and 24th Street stations in San Francisco ... Norton says they enjoyed working with BART for those two years.

C6-Zero, site of Marengo plant explosion, agrees to pay cleanup costs, turn over documents

Ames Tribune 07 Feb 2023
Company spokesperson Mark Corallo declined to answer several questions from the Des Moines Register on Monday, but he said in an email that "C6-Zero appreciates the Iowa Attorney General's notice of intent to cancel today's hearing. Cleanup is ongoing and we continue to work collaboratively with the state.".

“We went from exporting 2.9 million boxes of table grapes in week 4 of last ...

Fresh Plaza 07 Feb 2023
“We were working with 1,700 people on the farm, but in general there is talk that there may be between 100,000 and 110,000 workers dedicated to grapes,” Nuñez stated ... Farmers can't enter their farms to work.

Chennai News Live Updates: Victoria Gowri to take as oath as Madras HC judge today; SC to hear plea against appointment

Indian Express 07 Feb 2023
It also questioned her political affinity, saying she has been a National General Secretary of the Bharatiya Mahila Morcha, the women\u2019s wing of the BJP. Gowri is currently an assistant solicitor general based in Madurai, where there is a Bench of the Madras High Court.

Iowa lawmaker says she plans to propose total abortion ban

Victoria Advocate 07 Feb 2023
Iowa Republican Attorney General Brenna Bird said at the rally she would work to “protect the right to life.” Bird, a Republican, has made moves to represent the state in anti-abortion lawsuits and moves since taking over the office from former Attorney General Tom Miller, a Democrat, after the November election.

ADGP Kashmir Asks Officers To Keep Strict Vigil On Anti-Nationals

Kashmir Observer 07 Feb 2023
Srinagar- Additional Director General Police (ADGP) Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar on Monday directed his men to keep strict vigil on ... He also urged upon officers to strengthen the general security grid and ensure great synergy and coordination among all the agencies working on ground.

Vacancies, turnover leave thousands of jobs unfilled in Missouri state government

Columbia Missourian 07 Feb 2023
“Paying them more to work in those needed jobs, in the less desirable shifts, makes perfect sense to me.”. During a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday, no one questioned the cost of the raises, which total $183 million through June 30, including $83.4 million in general revenue.

Eight ways to honor the life and work of the late Quentin Williams

The CT Mirror 07 Feb 2023
From afar, what has been missing are concrete ways to honor his life and complete some of Williams’ work in a field that he was passionate about ... Here are eight concrete steps to honor the life and work of Rep ... Williams had worked for years as their director of advocacy.

Eleven Coromandel homes evacuated due to debris dam

NewstalkZB 07 Feb 2023
Helicopters with monsoon buckets worked to clear water from the dam above the community on Monday, he said ... But he said the team was not happy that enough water had been drained and were working through other options over the next couple of days to completely clear the debris dam. Generally the Coromandel district was in reasonable shape, Salt said.

Welsh school is rapped for letting pupils speak too much English after inspectors say the ...

The Daily Mail 07 Feb 2023
'Teachers also do not influence pupils consistently enough to speak Welsh when working independently and during their leisure time.'. Inspectors said the school offered a 'broad curriculum' but were critical of teaching generally. Celebrate culture ... 'At times, work that is incorrect is marked as being correct and given positive comments.' ... .

Russell Wilson, karaoke bars and orange ties: Takeaways from Sean Payton’s introduction as Broncos head coach

Denver Post 07 Feb 2023
Honeymoon period” for Sean Payton, George Paton will quickly give way to “a lot of work” building Broncos Denver Broncos . ... The general manager and the head coach are each set to report directly to Penner and both Paton and Payton said their working relationship was off to a good start.

Op-Ed: State Rep. Weisgram’s Week 4 Update

The Capital Journal 07 Feb 2023
HJR 5004 was a resolution proposing that at the next general election, an amendment to our State’s Constitution be brought before the voters authorizing the state to impose work requirements on certain individuals who are eligible for expanded Medicaid benefits.

At Last, Lawan Clinches APC’s Ticket for Yobe North Senatorial

This Day 07 Feb 2023
The judgement on Yobe North particularly, is a victory for APC in Yobe and generally APC across the country. “What happened was democracy at work and the courts gave their various judgements and of course the Supreme Court gave the final judgement.

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