US State Department: Sea Turtle Conservation & Shrimp Imports

Maryam Shah

Washington, DC (STL.News) Ned Price, Department Spokesperson released the following statement: The Department of State protects sea turtles around the world through its certification program, which allows for the importation of wild-caught shrimp into the United States pursuant to Section 609 of Public Law 101-162 (“Section 609”).  Each year the Secretary of […]

Florida Lottery: Christopher Keen Won$1 million Top Prize

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Okaloosa County Man Receives A Fast Million Playing The Fastest Road To $1,000,000 Scratch-off Game Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) The Florida Lottery announces that Christopher Keen, 35, of Crestview, claimed a $1 million top prize from THE FASTEST ROAD TO $1,000,000 Scratch-Off game using a secured drop box located at Florida Lottery Headquarters […]

US State Department: US-Japan Extended Deterrence Dialogue

Maryam Shah

Washington, DC (STL.News) Ned Price, Department Spokesperson released the following statement: The United States and Japan held a bilateral Extended Deterrence Dialogue by video teleconference on April 30, 2021.  The Dialogue provided an opportunity for our two governments to hold in-depth discussions on regional security, Alliance defense posture, nuclear and missile defense […]

Oklahoma Governor Appoints Billy Taylor & Rick Walker

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Governor Stitt Appoints Billy Taylor and Rick Walker to the Oklahoma State Board of Regents Oklahoma City, OK (STL.News) Governor Kevin Stitt today appointed Billy Taylor and Rick Walker to the Oklahoma State Board of Regents for the Agricultural and Mechanical Colleges. “I am thrilled to have both Billy Taylor and Rick Walker […]

New York Governor: Reservations For Glamping on Champlain Canal

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Governor Cuomo Announces Reservations Now Being Accepted for a Unique Glamping Experience on the Champlain Canal Opportunity through the Reimagine the Canals initiative will encourage tourism and support local economy Glamping Sites May Be Reserved Here New York (STL.News) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced reservations are now being accepted for a unique glamping […]

Pennsylvania: Applicants to Fill DMVA Member-At-Large Positions

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Wolf Administration Seeks Applicants to Fill State Veterans Commission Member-At-Large Positions Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) is seeking veterans to apply for three member-at-large positions on the State Veterans Commission, including one position reserved for a woman veteran. “Pennsylvania […]

Pennsylvania Governor Recognizes 3 DOC Employees

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Gov. Wolf Recognizes Three Department of Corrections Employees for their Mitigation Actions Combatting COVID-19 Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) The pandemic created unprecedented challenges over the past year, and Governor Tom Wolf is honoring state employees who went above and beyond this year with Governor’s Awards for Excellence.  The governor is recognizing three Department […]

Pennsylvania Governor: 33 Projects Under Municipal Assistance Program

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Governor Wolf Announces Approval of 33 Projects to Assist Local Governments with Community Planning Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of 33 projects through the Municipal Assistance Program (MAP) to assist local governments with floodplain management, creating comprehensive plans, and incorporating the humanities into community plans in 20 counties. […]

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Moroccan Foreign Minister

Maryam Shah

Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: ? Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita spoke today. Secretary Blinken noted the longstanding and mutually beneficial bilateral relationship founded on shared values and interests in regional peace, security, and prosperity.  The Secretary welcomed Morocco’s steps […]

North Carolina Governor Proclaims May as AAPI Heritage Month

Maryam Shah

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Governor Roy Cooper has proclaimed May as Asian American-Pacific Islander Heritage Month to celebrate the many contributions Asian Americans have made, and continue to make, to North Carolina’s communities, schools and workforce.  This year’s proclamation also serves as a reminder of the need to stop increased discrimination that many members of […]

South Dakota Governor Noem Sues Biden Administration

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PIERRE, SD (STL.News) Governor  Kristi Noem filed a lawsuit against officials in the Biden administration over their cancellation of the Mount Rushmore Fireworks Celebration.  The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of South Dakota Central Division. “Mount Rushmore is the very best place to celebrate America’s […]