Around this time last year I put together a post featuring news items from each of the fifty states of the USA. I’m doing it again.
Alabama – CBS42 Birmingham on Tennessee coal ash scattered in Alabama.
Alaska – KTUU Anchorage and STDs awareness month.
Arizona – Fox11AZ informs that loud dogs in Pima County will have their traps shut.
Arkansas – KATV with a son suing his mother on account of Bookface posts.
California – CBS13/CW31 brings to you a judge saved by a detective.
Colorado – Fox31 Denver with an update on Nuggets head coach George Karl and his treatment for cancer.
Connecticut – NBC 30 on happy UConn fans and even happier women’s basketball team.
Delaware – WMDT reminds DE drivers to use hands-free gadgets when driving and communicating with someone via phone.
Florida – CBS4 on a “man of interest detained in NSU professor’s murder.”
Georgia – 11alive on the economy’s impact on retail space at Atlantic Station; Freaknik could be back on; Dunta Robinson is now a cornerback for the Falcons. Watch the press conference here. Read it here.
Hawaii – Khon2 with Baldwin softball lawsuit and poor humpback whales.
Idaho – Today’s Channel 6 on bilingual kindergarten students.
Illinois – MyFox Chicago and a fallen tree.
Indiana – The Indy Channel gives you a “school-buttocks slapping incident.”
Iowa – Des Moines Register on bad, bad weather.
Kansas – 49 News with a piece on Kansas University’s new jumbotron.
Kentucky – WHAS11 cautions ATM users.
Louisiana – WAFB Channel 9 reports on a possible decrease in driver’s license fee.
Maine – WGME 13 News with an update on a waitress at a topless coffee shop.
Maryland – WJZ 13 and Maryland is pursuing a hands-free cell phone bill.
Massachusetts – MyFox Boston on why bike-riding can be dangerous.
Michigan – Action News7 reminds all Michigan-bound or Michigan-residing people about the smoking ban.
Minnesota – Kare11 brings you to you a story on how not to set an example if you’re a member of the police department.
Mississippi – WAPT 16 and a little bit of swine.
Missouri – Ozarks First tells it like it’s a movie theatre for sale.
Montana – KXLH Helena tells us that mountain lions are on the rise.
Nebraska – Action 3 News Omaha texting and driving is now a secondary offense.
Nevada – Fox 5 Vegas Can your city top I-15 in the “Worst Roads” list?
New Hampshire – Concord Monitor Now where will troubled youth go if this hospital closes?
New Jersey – NBC 40 get your clean needles.
New Mexico – KOB think twice before trying to protect your community from illegal trash dumping.
New York – WCBSTV Asian women need to suspect everyone.
North Carolina – The Charlotte Observer with Tim Sanders and Yahooing.
North Dakota – Are you an NHL fan? a Carolina Hurricanes fan?
Ohio – The Columbus Dispatch and a pregnant cow.
Oklahoma – News 9 Stay away magazine man. I don’t want a subscription.
Oregon – The Oregonian and bad Boy Scouts.
Pennsyvlania – 6ABC brings you Lego animals at the zoo.
Rhode Island – The Providence Journal Avoid the Natick Bridge.
South Carolina – ABC News 4 and Paul Mitchell in Charleston.
South Dakota – KSFY Action News Yay for Parkston senior who loves science.
Tennessee – NewsChannel5 with a story on meth garbage on the roadway.
Texas – The Austin Chronicle on the Jewish Film Festival.
Utah – Connect 2 Utah Referees made a mistake?
Vermont – WPTZ Do you know anything about this dog killer?
Virginia – Richmond Times-Dispatch on Governor Bob’s comments.
Washington - KiroTV How does a jet impale a fuel tanker?
West Virginia – WDTV CBS 5 Be careful whom you trust.
Wisconsin – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel How about some Wisconsin hockey?
Wyoming – K2tv don’t bathe and molest other people’s property.
the District of Columbia – WUSA9 If you love QVC and the Smithsonian, you must read about this collaboration.
map cred: the wonderful usgs.