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State news stories are aggregated from all states and territories in the U.S. Our news stories are sourced and aggregated from state agencies, departments all the way up the governors of each state.

Payday Player Picks Lucky Time to Play Lucky Numbers

Brandy and Frank Hartman of Aberdeen celebrate their $50,000 FAST PLAY Lucky Numbers win. Aberdeen woman wins $50,000 playing FAST PLAY Lucky Numbers game Brandy Hartman buys Maryland Lottery tickets just about every two weeks, she told Lottery officials. “I…

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AG Ferguson statement on “friend of the court” brief in Texas abortion case

SEATTLE — Attorney General Bob Ferguson offers the following statement on joining a coalition of 24 attorneys general in filing an amicus, or “friend of the court,” brief asking the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas to…

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Attorney General Donovan Joins Coalition Supporting DOJ’s Lawsuit Against Texas Abortion Ban

CONTACT:  Charity Clark, Chief of Staff, (802) 828-3171 Amicus Brief Rejects Texas Law Banning Abortions After Six Weeks Attorney General Donovan today joined 24 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in support of the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ)…

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How to Judge the Age and Sex of Black Bears

Catching sight of a black bear in its natural habitat for the first time is a mesmerizing experience. It’s a rare hunter, naturalist, hiker, or wildlife photographer who doesn’t get a chill when they encounter a bear slinking through the…

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The Green Top Outdoor Expo: the Premier Eastern Seaboard Event!

The nationwide lock-down last year put most all events on hold, including the Green Top Outdoor Expo. However, plans are in place to pick up where it left off in 2019, and this year’s Expo on October 2 through 3…

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AG Ferguson blasts Biden administration’s “cruel effort” to eliminate protections for Hanford workers

Biden administration continues Trump-era challenge to Washington’s law SEATTLE — Attorney General Bob Ferguson offers the following statement on the Biden administration’s continuation of a Trump administration challenge to Washington’s law strengthening workers compensation access for sick Hanford workers:

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Special Numbers Lead Baltimore Woman to $50,000 Bonus Match 5 Top Prize

Finds big win using family-related numbers in Sept. 8 drawing A Baltimore City woman can credit family members for her newfound luck playing Bonus Match 5. The 68-year-old player used significant dates from several of her family members to win…

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Attorney General Donovan Files Consumer Protection Suit Against Fossil Fuel Companies

CONTACT:    Charity Clark, Chief of Staff, (802) 828-3171 Lawsuit Alleges Exxon, Shell, Sunoco, CITGO Misled Vermonters About Fossil Fuels and Climate Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan announced today that his office has filed a major consumer protection lawsuit against fossil…

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Assistant Attorney General – Civil Division

The Vermont Attorney General’s Office has an immediate opening for a full-time Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Division.  This position offers the opportunity to serve the public in an exciting, dynamic practice and be an integral part of State…

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Ashcroft Lists Voter Integrity Legislation Safeguards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 13, 2021Contact: JoDonn Chaney, (573) 526-0949 Ashcroft Lists Voter Integrity Legislation Safeguards Jefferson City, Mo. — After releasing the findings of a voter fraud investigation involving two St. Charles County voters, Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft today went…

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Learning from the Yacolt Burn: Looking back at the historic burn, 119 years later.

“By noon, it was so dark that you just couldn’t see your hand in front of you. It was a thick darkness,” said Grace Palmer, a witness to the 1902 Yacolt Burn forest fire. “People thought it might be the…

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Salisbury’s ‘King Claw’ Wins Top Prize on $100,000 Extreme Cash Scratch-off

“King Claw” of Salisbury clamped his claws on his $100,000 scratch-off top-prize this week. Wicomico County man wins entirely unexpected top prize Advice from a Lottery winner: When things take an unexpected turn, don’t get steamed up — just find…

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