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Strongs Creek Plaza to host spring event on Saturday

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Cornerstone Realty celebrates decade in business

It was more than just the wearing of the green on St. Patrick’s Day at the Fortuna Chamber of Commerce monthly mixer last week, it was the host of the mixer, Cornerstone Realty celebrating 10 years in business. There were hearty portions ...

By Mary Bullwinkel |


  • Entertainment

    South African comic Noah will replace Jon Stewart

    NEW YORK (AP) The choice of South African comic Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart's replacement on "The Daily Show" advances an intriguing new trend of late-night comic hosts with a more worldly perspective while continuing the longer-running pattern...

    By David Bauder, AP Television Writer|

  • News

    Today in History

    Today is Tuesday, March 31, the 90th day of 2015. There are 275 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On March 31, 2005, Terri Schiavo, 41, died at a hospice in Pinellas Park, Florida, 13 days after her feeding tube was removed in a...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    New Hampshire authorities: Mother killed daughters, self

    BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) A 34-year-old woman shot and killed her two young daughters at their New Hampshire home before killing herself, authorities said Monday.Assistant Attorney General Jay McCormack said police received a 911 call Saturday...

    By Holly Ramer, Associated Press|

  • News

    Report: Hawaii supervisor manipulated veterans' benefit data

    HONOLULU (AP) A supervisor at the Veterans Administration office in Honolulu was manipulating data to make it look like the agency was processing veterans' benefits claims faster it actually was, according to a new report by the VA Office of...

    By Cathy Bussewitz, Associated Press|

  • Business

    A look at widely criticized Indiana law on religious freedom

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Indiana lawmakers scrambled Monday to control damage from a widely criticized new law that critics fear could permit discrimination against gays and lesbians. The state is among about a dozen where measures aimed at preventing...

    By Jeni O'malley, Associated Press|

  • News

    Police: Man who drank 36 beers crashes into Utah house

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Authorities say the driver of a pickup truck that crashed into the side of a house in Salt Lake City acknowledged drinking 36 beers and doing cocaine.A probable cause statement says Bernabe Urcino-Saldago told police what he...


  • News

    'Bernie' case prosecutor seeks recusal, says he's a witness

    CARTHAGE, Texas (AP) The Texas district attorney who was to prosecute for a second time the man whose murder conviction inspired the movie "Bernie" has asked to recuse himself on the eve of a pretrial hearing, saying he's become a witness.In a...


  • Entertainment

    Selena's dad: Mixed feelings about fans marking star's death

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) Twenty years after Selena was killed in Texas by her fan club president, the "Queen of Tejano" will be remembered with concerts, lookalike contests and a massive festival in April.Her father has mixed feelings about the...

    By Enrique Lopetegui, Associated Press|

  • News

    Marathon bombing jurors see autopsy photos, prosecutors rest

    BOSTON (AP) Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors in his federal death penalty trial saw gruesome autopsy photos and heard a medical examiner describe the devastating injuries...

    By Denise Lavoie, AP Legal Affairs Writer|

  • News

    Police: Missing college athlete died on Los Angeles freeway

    LOS ANGELES (AP) A University of California, Berkeley, soccer player who disappeared after leaving a weekend party was killed by a car as he ran across a Los Angeles freeway, police said Monday.The 19-year-old freshman, Eloi (eh-loy) Vasquez,...


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