State Emergency Operations Center, Joint Information Center Close


Gov. Chris Sununu announced on Wednesday that both the State Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center in New Hampshire would close as of 4 p.m.

Sununu said in a statement that throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, teams at the Emergency Operation Center and Joint Information Center worked around the clock to ensure a consistent and coordinated strategy among state agencies in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic.

“With minimal community transmission, we no longer find ourselves in an immediate emergency situation. Our teams will keep their eye on the ball, consistently assessing the situation on the ground, just as they always do,”

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Buttigieg doles out transport grants with eye toward climate



Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg speaks during an event to commemorate Pride Month, in the East Room of the White House, Friday, June 25, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)


Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg doled out $905 million in infrastructure grants Wednesday, including to repair a cracking bridge in Seattle during a crippling heat wave and to expand ports in Iowa and Georgia to help reduce the number of greenhouse gas-emitting trucks on the roads.

The money for 24 projects in 18 states is part of a Biden administration shift of federal awards to promote climate-friendly policies and

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It’s raining offers for travellers who are vaccinated


Got vaccinated and planning to travel? Don’t be surprised if you’re offered a discount while booking a flight or hotel room.

Online travel agents and airlines emerging from the pandemic’s devastating second blow are rolling out discounts and special fares for customers vaccinated against Covid-19 as they incentivise travel and support the ongoing vaccination campaign.

Travel and hotel bookings company MakeMyTrip allows users to book vaccination slots on its platform and download and link the vaccination certificate to user profiles. These vaccinated users can then avail themselves of special travel offers and value-adds on bookings made through the platform.


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! Murcia Today – Unemployment Figures Decrease For The Fourth Consecutive Month In The Region Of Murcia


Date Published: 02/07/2021

There are currently 113,818 unemployed in the Murcia region

The latest monthly figures published by the national employment services show that unemployment fell by 349 people in the Region of Murcia during June, representing a decrease of 0.31 per cent and situating the total number of unemployed in the region at 113,818.

The drop in unemployment figures for a fourth consecutive month in the region is certainly encouraging given the fact that compared to the same month last year, unemployment rates have fallen by 2,111 people, 1.82 per cent less.

The decrease in unemployment since May has

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Business community hopes to ‘show off’ Jasper County during PGA tour event


The Jasper County Chamber of Commerce’s offices are busy throughout the year, but the last month or so they have seen an increase in traffic. 

The increase followed news that the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, a one-time PGA Tour event that was announced this spring, will be played this week at Jasper County’s Congaree Golf Club. 

Malphrus said the chamber’s website and social media traffic also have increased significantly since the tournament was announced in March, as more people have been looking to check out the area. 

“We’ve had a lot of contacts about housing and ticket information,” chamber executive

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