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An Illinois fish processor is sending 44k pounds of Asian carp back to Asia as food.

~NPR reports the small startup is just one group that sees Asian carp not as a voracious, invasive species, but as a business opportunity.

KENTUCKY~ A Paducah man faces rape charges. Meet Fulton’s new fire chief. 1 dead, 1 injured in a Hopkinsville shooting. Two utility companies are suing a Georgia-based company over faulty thermostats. Flags @ half-staff today. Just under a dozen endangered whooping cranes are chilling in Union County.

TENNESSEE~ The US Army Corps of Engineers says the next time it floods communication will be better.

ILLINOIS~ A federal report criticizes Metropolis’ Honeywell plant as talks between the company and a local union continue to stagnate.

SPORTS~ (Men’s Basketball) APSU < Purdue; UTM > Air Force. (Women’s Basketball) APSU < UTC.


Written by Chris Taylor

November 24, 2010 at 8:47 am

Posted in The Morning Cram

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