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Responsible Pet Owner Month

Being a responsible pet owner means making good choices for both you and your furry friend. Animals need more than just a roof over their heads. They n...

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Marion Tuberculosis Outbreak Continues, Mardi Gras in Tuscaloosa

A tuberculosis outbreak is continuing in the small Alabama town of Marion. Alabama Department of Public Health officials say two more people have tested...

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NWS Says Four Tornadoes Struck Alabama, New Laws Could Benefit Craft Breweries

After completing their damage assessments yesterday, the National Weather Service says at least four tornadoes struck western Alabama earlier this week....

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Examining Damage After Alabama Tornadoes, Bentley Talks Prisons in Address

The threat of flooding in parts of Alabama follows up a pair of tornadoes that hit west central Alabama last night. Dozens of homes near Aliceville were...

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Legislative Session Begins Today, NWS Warns of Severe Weather

The next session for Alabama's state legislature will convene at noon today. State lawmakers are starting the 2016 session on Groundhog Day to some very...

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Rough Weather worries, State lawmakers gear up...

Hail and strong winds are expected to hit parts of the state on Tuesday. Forecasters say it isn't uncommon to see major storms this time of the year....

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Legislative Session To Be Ruled By Budgets, UAB Advocates HPV Vaccine

Alabama's legislative session gets underway tomorrow and the focus, is expected to be on the budget. The state's two spending plans were center stage du...

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Show Time!

If you think all cats are pretty much alike except for the length and color of their fur, a visit to a cat show just might change your mind! **********...

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Blackshear new District 80 Representative, Food Desert in Fairfield

District 80 of the Alabama House has a new representative. Chris Blackshear won the special election after earning more than 1,650 votes in a special...

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OSHA Fines Daeil USA Over $170,000, Physics Competition at University of Alabama

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is fining an Alabama auto parts supplier over $170,000 for unsafe working conditions. Daeil USA is bas...

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