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2022 primary races rundown
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2022 primary races rundown

Here are the preliminary results, as of 10:30 p.m., of Tuesday’s elections, according to the Alabama Secretary of State’s web site. Governor  Republican primary: Lindy Blanchard: 19.26% Lew Burdette: 6.19% Stacy Lee George: 0.39% Kay Ivey: 55.31% Tim James: 15.54% Donald Trent Jones: 0.62% Dean Odle: 1.83% Dave Thomas: 0.47% Dean Young: 0.40% Democrat primary:...

Bill aims to stop protests outside Alabama homes
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Bill aims to stop protests outside Alabama homes

A draft bill says “no person shall picket or protest before or near a residence occupied or used by any individual with the intent to harass, intimidate or disturb that individual or other individuals who reside at that residence.”

Q & A with candidates for governor
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Q & A with candidates for governor

Alabama Daily News recently asked candidates for governor to answer some questions via email about why they're running for governor and how they'd improve the state if elected.

Election result security tightened for primary
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Election result security tightened for primary

By MOLLEE BRELAND, Alabama Daily News Alabama is attempting to secure its election night reporting from all 67 counties. County probate offices will use for the first time Tuesday state-supplied computers to report and transmit election results.  Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill said his office spent about $247,000 to get the computers to each...

Huntsville tops “best place to live” list
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Huntsville tops “best place to live” list

In making the list, the publication weighs cities’  job market, value, quality of life, desirability and net migration ratings. It also uses data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the FBI, the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the U.S. News rankings of the best high schools and hospitals.