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Mobile Council members walk out of meeting on medical marijuana as heated debate continues

The debate over whether to allow medical marijuana dispensaries within Mobile's city limits got heated Monday night resulting in council members walking out of the meeting.

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FBI looks for friends, relatives of Alabama man in case of unidentified victim of Long Island serial killer

Investigators with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are looking for relatives of a long-deceased man who they think might help them solve the case of a New York serial killer.

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Pete Riehm seeks to flip long-time Democrat Senate District 33 to GOP

Republican Alabama Senate hopeful Pete Riehm, a fixture on the Mobile talk radio airwaves and 2012 congressional candidate, has some saying SD33 is one to watch in a state with very few competitive general election races.

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Alabama watches as Hurricane Ian approaches Florida — How to prepare

Hurricane Ian is expected to impact East Alabama, per the latest updates.

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Mobile Area Water and Sewer System warns customers of potentially harmful chemicals in drinking water supply

The Mobile Area Water and Sewer System (MAWSS) is advising the public that they have found perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, in drinking water above advisory levels set by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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Mobile Police still looking for three children

The Mobile Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating three children: Layla Grace Fiero, 5, Brenn May Forrister, 7 months, and Gunnar Ray Forrister, 7 months.

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Airbus expansion making Mobile a global epicenter for the aerospace industry

Airbus's addition of a third final assembly line will add 1,000 jobs in Mobile.

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Pete Kupfer is running for House District 100

Mobile resident Pete Kupfer launched his campaign Monday for Alabama House of Representatives District 100. "I consider public service...

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Mobile businesswoman running for U.S. Senate

The race to replace Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby has been dominated by Katie Britt, Mo Brooks, and Mike Durant, but there are other...

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Airbus and Lockheed Martin announce partnership to build Air Force tankers in Mobile

Airbus and Lockheed Martin announced on Monday that they have formed a partnership to compete to produce tanker aircraft for the U.S....

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Frios Gourmet Pops expansion to bring 200 jobs to Mobile

Mobile-based FGP Holding, which owns Frios Gourmet Pops and FGP Manufacturing LLC, announced plans for a rapid expansion and production...

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Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth gives update on jobs, education and military in Alabama

Alabama Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth (R) addressed the Mobile County Republican Party on Monday and touched on a number of topics. “It is...

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Mo 'No' Brooks campaigns in Mobile

Congressman Mo Brooks (R-05) was in Mobile campaigning for the U.S. Senate on Monday at the Mobile County Republican Party Executive...

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Happy birthday Alabama! How we got here

By Brandon Moseley Today is the State of Alabama’s birthday. More specifically, Alabama became a state on Dec. 14, 1819. The State...

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Christmas Spirit Shines Brightly Throughout Alabama

By Amanda E.H. Pritchard   If you’re looking to make your spirits merry and bright…Alabama’s got you covered! From fantastically festive...

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Mobile GOP to hold prayer vigil ahead of Mississippi abortion case

  By Brandon Moseley On Wednesday, the United States Supreme Court is expected to hear oral arguments in the Dobbs vs. Jackson abortion...

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City of Mobile back to drawing board on Unified Development Code proposal

By Erica Thomas Work is still underway on a zoning plan that has been in the development stages for six years in the city of Mobile....

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Friends and family to gather for victim of 2019 Mobile shooting

By Erica Thomas The Second Annual Michael Beasley Memorial will be held on Nov. 6, at the George County Motorsports, in Mississippi....

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After 40 years, Victor Gaston will not seek re-election

By Brandon Moseley          State Representative Victor Gaston (R-Mobile) announced that he will not seek re-election. Gaston is the...