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    Quick takes on the state of York city (YDR opinion)

    04/24/2015 01:51 PM EDT
    York Mayor Kim Bracey delivered an upbeat state-of-the-city address Thursday that covered a lot of ground — from economic development, to public safety to education to finances. 
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    Don't tie dogs outside in extreme weather (YDR opinion)
    04/24/2015 12:32 PM EDT - Sen. Richard Alloway introduced a bill that would make it illegal to tether dogs in weather emergencies or in situations that deprive dogs of food, water and shelter. Full Story

  • White roses and thorns (YDR opinion) - 04/24/2015 12:26 PM EDT

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    Dirt track racing: It's a longtime York County-area pastime

    Ah, a spring racing evening at Williams Grove, just over the York County, Pa., line in Cumberland County. Full Story

    Louie Shoop: He was a car guy (Mike Argento column)

    Harry Lewis Shoop didn't like being called Harry. He hated the name. Everybody called him Louie. He was a car guy, born to it actually. Full Story

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    Ed Mahon weighs in on local politics.

    Jim McClure's York Town Square examines our county's place in history.

    Joan Concilio's Only in York County explores what makes York fun.

    Fix York County helps you point out what York County roads and more need work.

    People who matter, April 19: Matthew Irvin

    04/17/2015 08:46 AM EDT
    Who: People who matter: Matthew Irvin Why: The York City Police officer recently received the department's Officer of the Year award for his great work in the city's west-end neighborhoods. 
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    Residents help guide geese out of downtown Montana city

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — It was no gaggle of geese, but two birds and a baby waddling through a downtown Montana city stopped traffic and brought out the shutterbugs. Full Story
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    Bruce Jenner: My brain is more female than male

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner told the world that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman" in an extraordinary television interview aired Friday about gender confusion he first felt as a youngster trying on his mother's and sister's dresses. Full Story