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$1.19M grant to rehab Porterdale sewer system

It’s the dirtiest of the dirty jobs, but someone has to make sure a city’s sewer system stays secure. And that just became easier for Porterdale.

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Updated: sep. 29, 2014 2:06 p.m.

Porterdale PD adds new officer

Porterdale PD adds new officer

A small-town police department just got a little bigger.

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Posted: sep. 23, 2014 5:51 p.m. | Updated: sep. 23, 2014 10:00 p.m.
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Camera found in Jimbo's bathroom

A camera with video recording capabilities was found in the upstairs bathroom of a local restaurant by a patron after she used the facilities, according to police reports.

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Posted: sep. 09, 2014 10:36 p.m.
Cripps named Porterdale Police Chief

Cripps named Porterdale Police Chief

The evening belonged to one man Monday in Porterdale, where City Hall was packed to the brim and the man too humble to accept rewards for himself was honored, congratulated and asked to stick around.

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Posted: sep. 08, 2014 11:53 p.m.
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Porterdale reunion a blast from the past

Porterdale reunion a blast from the past

History was made and remembered Saturday as old friends, neighbors and classmates gathered in an old building with no roof that glowed with the past. Some had not seen each other since the same day last year.

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Posted: sep. 06, 2014 6:34 p.m. | Updated: sep. 06, 2014 10:00 p.m.
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