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Yankton County resident dies from West Nile-related causes

Regularly change water in bird baths, outside pet dishes, and drain water from flower pots and garden containers.• Support local mosquito control efforts. "We are moving forward with a safe but aggressive plan to spray pesticide when we find significant numbers of mosquitoes that could possibly carry Zika ".

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CP Women's Open - Ariya Jutanugarn still leads after 54-holes

The 19-year-old's best moment came when she sunk an incredible chip-in birdie on her sixth hole, to be tied for the lead at five-under after the first round. Jutanugarn holds a special connection to Canada and especially the province of Alberta, having won the 2012 Canadian Women's Amateur Championship held at the Lethbridge Country Club.

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Hurricane Gaston reforms, moves northwest in the Atlantic

Vacation plans could be spoiled and isolated flash flooding is possible. The strongest winds will be along the immediate coast between Cape Lookout and Kill Devil Hills. There are two additional systems the NHC is monitoring. It formed off the coast in Florida, but now the storm is said to be heading northeastwards to the UK.

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Accidental overdoses killed 8 people a day in Ohio last year

Gov. John Kasich will speak at a heroin summit in downtown Cincinnati Thursday as heroin overdoses occur at an alarming and unprecedented rate in the Tri-State. OH has been one of the states hit hardest by the overdose epidemic. DiOrio said that decline of opiates dispensed to OH patients is due, in part, to the reduction of the prescription pill supply, increased law enforcement efforts, increased prescription drug monitoring by prescribers and pharmacists, and establishing opioid ...

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Cincinnati sees estimated 78 heroin overdoses in 2 days

Indiana State Police say the heroin was laced with fentanyl, a narcotic found in anesthesia that helps prevent pain after surgery. All of the overdoses required the use of naloxone, Wheeles said, and some of those revived with the drug were as young as 16.

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McGregor faces 6-month ban unless he gets clearance on foot

He stayed on the outside, keeping Diaz on his back foot with well placed leg kicks and entering but not overcommitting with his signature left hand. "I'd like to see him at 55". "Better keep that weak shit away from the lightweight division, You both got work to do @TheNotoriousMMA @NateDiaz209 #ufc #thnq #comeCMe", Alvarez wrote on Twitter .