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Security expert weighs in on car key fobs

If you were online at all Monday, July 9, you likely saw a story that was widely circulated describing a security expert’s warning that car key fobs need to be protected from hackers, and that wrapping them in foil will do the trick.

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How much student loan debt is too much?

As students’ college loan debt grows, ways to manage it become important

Like many of her classmates, Noelle Hutson has built up student loan debt to get her college education.

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Need2Know: New restaurant coming to the former Rancher’s Wife space; Bin 239 closes down; playing Cornhole for a Cause

The former Rancher’s Wife store, 156 S. Montezuma St., is being converted to a restaurant to be called Carmella’s.

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Route 66 on track to be designated National Historic Trail

Bill would give the ‘Mother Road’ preservation efforts permanent funding

The road now called “Historic Route 66” is closer to Historic Trail designation following unanimous passage of a bill by the House of Representatives in June. The bill is in the hands of the U.S. Senate for consideration.

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Need2Know: Willow Creek apartment construction back on, says developer; Hotshots Learning and Tribute Center now open; and Farm Provisions restaurant not closing

Apartment construction back on, says developer The apartment complex at 3137 Willow Creek Road, which has had a troubled past and remains unfinished, will soon be open.

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Americans paid off $40.3 billion in credit card debt during the first quarter of 2018, however...

But we racked up over $1 trillion in credit card debt

Consumer credit card debt is a bellwether for the overall economy’s health.

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Need2Know: Krispy Kreme to PV; ESI Grips moves to CV; new directors at Glassford Place; and WeLocate relocates

As the Dunkin’ Donuts shop begins to take shape at the corner of Glassford Hill and Centre Court, adjacent to the Hampton Inn, word comes of a future Krispy Kreme outlet.

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Discount movies not a sure thing locally

MoviePass gets competition for discount movie tickets, but mixed in Quad Cities

MoviePass, the subscription service that allows you to pay $10 a month to see a movie a day faces serious competition from a similar service announced by AMC Theaters this past week.

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Fire Chiefs: ‘If it was entirely up to just us, we would not allow fireworks at any time’

Fireworks are a problem for fire chiefs

Fireworks displays, even those put on by professionals, are a problem for fire departments. Citing the high fire danger, Prescott Fire Chief Dennis Light decided to cancel this year’s July 4th fireworks display, set to be launched from downtown.

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Families of pilot killed in helicopter crash file lawsuit

A lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County alleges that a helicopter crash near Wikieup in 2016 that killed the pilot and his passenger, also a pilot, from Prescott Valley, was a result of the faulty design of the Robinson R-66 helicopter.

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