The Spin
A tongue in cheek review of the news published this week regarding Wise County.
Normally posted every Sunday before 10:00 p.m. unless I'm lazy.
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For the week ending  3/21/10

The Story
News worthiness (1 to 5)
The Spin The Civic Center is a worthy public project, but I'm not sure it will ever break even. And, man, it costs a lot to run that thing.

The Story From the police blotter.
News worthiness *
The Spin And then he called the cops. In tears, I presume. 

The Story Newark considers a daytime curfew for teens.

News worthiness *
The Spin If it is not a problem, how do you know burglaries "come up" when kids are outside? And since when do we pass ordinances to combat conduct that isn't even happening?  Conservative Big Brother government?

The Story
A tank (or two) explodes causing a spectacular fireball.
News worthiness ****
The Spin Assuming the injuries to two workers were minor, that was awesome.

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