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Latest jobless figures show mixed bag for SC, tri-county area

South Carolina’s unemployment rate reached a 15-year record low in June, but the news was not as good in the tri-county area. State Department of Employment and Workforce figures show that York County’s jobless rate rose from 4.5% to 5.3% in June. Lancaster County’s rate jumped from 5.3% in May to 6% in June, while […]

Straight Talk: 07/22/16 Robert Winkler

Winkler discusses this year’s budget, the staggered terms referendum, the courthouse construction and why the sheriff didn’t get three full-time deputies he requested.

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Treated water from Whitewater Center means little to Lake Wylie

A plan to hyper-chlorinate and dechlorinate six-million gallons of water in the lower half of the Charlotte Whitewater Center has drawn the concern of a few, including the city of Rock Hill and Catawba Riverkeeper Sam Perkins. The chlorination and eventual discharge of the water is in response to the recent death of a teen […]

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Tega Cay spraying for mosquitoes beginning at 9:00 tonight

At the request of the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, the city of Tega Cay will spray for mosquitoes tonight. The spraying comes in response to a travel-associated Zika Virus case found in Tega Cay. It’s only a precaution. The city of Tega Cay says beginning at nine o-clock tonight, a spray […]

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Straight Talk: 07/21/16 Mick Mulvaney

Mulvaney discusses his reasons for not attending this week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland, and why Hillary Clinton should have been indicted.

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Closeup: 07/21/16 Sam Perkins

Catawba Riverkeeper Sam Perkins joins Patti Mercer on Closeup Fort Mill Tega Cay. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/CU-2016-07-21.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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Fort Mill unveils recommended projects for Pennies for Progress 4

The town of Fort Mill Wednesday night presented its wish list of road projects that it wants to be part of the Fourth Pennies for Progress referendum scheduled to be on the ballot in November 2017. Fort Mill Planning Director Joe Cronin made the presentation to the York County Capital Projects Sales Tax Commission. The […]

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