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Hwy 17 drainage project ‘pedal to metal’ despite rain, other hurdles

    The $18.1 million construction project aimed at improving wet weather driving conditions on the curvy three-mile portion of Highway 17 between Summit Road and south of bear Creek Road is pedal to the metal. That’s good news for … Continue reading

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Rain is on its way, is your vehicle ready?

Remnants of Typhoon Melor are heading our way and are expected to ring high winds and heavy rain late Monday through Wednesday, with the worst of it on Tuesday. I’ve heard the storm may be strong enough to warrant small … Continue reading

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