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Commissioners Court approves sound system purchase
KARNES CITY – Karnes County Commissioners Court discussed options for an audio video system for the room where they meet during their May 13 meeting. County Auditor Lajuana Kasprzyk explained to th...
May 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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County approves emergency funding for traffic unit
KARNES CITY – County officials approved emergency funding for the hiring of six full time deputies to staff a new “traffic unit” for the Karnes County Sheriff’s Office. Officials discussed the requ...
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crime Stoppers seeking help to solve theft case
KARNES CITY – The Karnes County Crime Stoppers organization is seeking help from the public to solve a recent crime. Sometime after 6:30 p.m. on March 27, 16 buckets of Omega Akroflex stucco, net w...
Apr 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local man jumps through motel window
KARNES CITY – Karnes City polices officers responded to an incident at the Chaparral Motel in Karnes City involving a local man who was allegedly under the influence of narcotics. According to info...
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crashes on slick streets keep police, EMS busy
KARNES COUNTY – Karnes County deputies and DPS officers responded to several accidents related to light rainfall that fell on local highways late last week. On Thursday, April 17 at 8:10 a.m. there...
Apr 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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124 cases on docket for county court April 15, 17
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 124 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for April 15 and April 17. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on t...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand jury indicts 7
by Joe Baker
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A Karnes County grand jury indicted seven individuals on felony charges March 14. Johanna Garcia, 28, was indicted on a charge of possession of a controlled substance: Methamphetamine...
Karnes City man target of ‘bail money’ telephone scam
by Bain Serna
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Karnes City resident, Leonard Riedel, was the target of an attempted telephone scam, where the scammers attempted to obtain money by claiming that Riedel’s eldest granddaughter, Kelse...
County court will hear 62 cases March 18
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 62 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for March 18. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on the Square in K...
County court will hear 58 cases March 6
Mar 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 58 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for March 6. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on the Square in Ka...
Crime Stoppers Crime of the Month
by Joe Baker
Mar 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
RUNGE – On Friday, Feb. around 9:46 p.m., Karnes County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a robbery in progress at the game room at 402 Highway 72 in Runge. Suspects are four to six men ...
66 cases on dockets for Karnes County court sessions Feb. 18
Feb 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Dockets listing a total of 66 cases have been set for Karnes County Court sessions planned for Feb. 18. The court sessions will happen at the Karnes County Offices on the Square in Ka...
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Murillo reads a leaflet at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California
By David Morgan and Aruna Viswanatha WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. judicial panels on Tuesday i...
2014-07-22 15:55:04 -0500
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A man sits at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California
The Obama administration is developing a method for religious organizations opposed to contracept...
2014-07-22 21:43:25 -0500
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U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Johnson testifies before a Senate Appropriations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington
U.S. officials have made almost 200 arrests and seized more than $625,000 in illicit profits in a...
2014-07-22 21:48:18 -0500
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Oakland Athletics' Josh Donaldson (20) is welcomed after hitting the game-winning three-run home run off Baltimore Orioles' Zach Britton in the ninth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 18, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland won 5-4. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland,...
2014-07-22 22:13:06 -0500
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