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Anti-drug group hires an executive director

November 30, 2015

The Winchester Police Department’s community relations and crime prevention specialist has been hired to lead the planning for a drug court focused on getting addicts into treatment and finding alternatives to jailing them.

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Prep scores: Nov. 30

November 30, 2015

Monday’s results
Varsity boys basketball
Panthers 54, Rams 51
Page County 22 4 11 17 – 54
Strasburg 10 9 5 27 – 51
Page County (1-0)

Rams drop opener to Page

November 30, 2015

STRASBURG – Strasburg’s rally in the final minutes of Monday’s boys basketball season opener against visiting Page County fell just short.



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Commentary: Climate issues are grounded in politics

Richard Hoover
Richard Hoover

December 1, 2015

I don’t mean to bore readers with personal factoids. Nevertheless, I might recall this: from Vienna as political adviser at the U S. Mission to the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency, I was sent as U.S. permanent representative to the U.N. Environmental Program (UNEP) in Nairobi, Kenya.

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