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County receives one complaint in wake of smoking ban

Tweet The state has registered 171 complaints since the smoking ban in restaurants and bars went into effect Jan. 2. One of those complaints was at a Burlington bar. The complaint was made Monday against Cuz’s Tavern, at 1532 N. Graham-Hopedale Road, when a patron saw ashtrays on tables inside the bar, said Alamance County Health Department spokesman Eric Nickens. Repeat business offenders can be penalized $200 per day. Customers who ignore the ... Jump to full article >>

Voters make good calls while lawyers whine

Tweet It’s time for a bistate wrap-up of interesting developments from the past week. First, Missouri-side voters were in a positive mood Tuesday and deserve a pat on the back for endorsing several needed issues. Second, Kansas Gov. Mark Parkinson gets an atta-boy for playing a little hardball with the Kansas City Wizards and Cerner Corp. over their proposed projects at Village West. And finally, Kansas City development lawyers — of all peopl ... Jump to full article >>