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Wake Up The Wright Way Blend CoffeeExciting new Coffee available at the Calico Bean Market. Jerry Wright from 101.1 The River and the Calico Bean Market have created a Guatemala Antigua blend of coffee called "Wake Up The Wright Way Blend" of which a portion of the sales will go to a charity of our choice. Available in 1 pound bags, ground or whole bean, Regular or Decaf. $2 from each bag will go to Clare Cares now through the end of March. Check out this 8 yr.olds facebook page for more information.  ...
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Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
CLIVE, Iowa (AP) - Police say they're looking for an escaped inmate in central Iowa. The Clive Police Department says the male inmate escaped yesterday afternoon during a transfer, but additional information was not provided. Residents in the Des Moines suburb were alerted by automated phone message about the escape.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The state's top human resources officer says the most common reason state workers are excluded from being considered for rehire is for bad behavior or poor performance. Michelle Minnehan, human resources chief operating officer for the state, told the Senate Government Oversight Committee yesterday the reasons workers are fired and not eligible for rehire have included abuse of sick leave, falsification of records and urinating on prison inmates' food.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Department of Education must gather information from schools about whether they are testing for radon gas under a bill Governor Terry Branst...
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