Latest Commonwealth Day Stories

2011-08-18 18:18:00

PIKE COUNTY, K.Y., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeper Springs Natural Spring Water, a bottled water provider that donates 100 percent of its profits to support America's waterways, in partnership with Appalachian Voices and Kentuckians for the Commonwealth (KFTC), today announced the arrangement for the immediate donation and delivery of 30,000 bottles of Keeper Springs and Nestle Pure Life Purified Water to 13 Kentucky families in Pike County whose well water is contaminated with...

2011-08-15 08:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine major power generation and environmental protection projects recently completed, under way or planned for the near future by Dominion Virginia Power will produce more than $3.3 billion in economic benefits for the commonwealth by 2015, a study of the projects' economic impact reports. "These projects are economic engines and are some of the most significant construction efforts in our history to meet the present and future energy needs...

2011-08-08 13:24:00

Maryland CWD Containment Area added to list of states impacted by Pennsylvania's parts ban HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With thousands of Pennsylvania hunters heading off to hunt big game in other states and Canadian provinces, Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe reminds hunters that, in an effort to prevent the introduction of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) into the Commonwealth, the agency prohibits hunters from importing specific...

2011-07-07 10:15:00

ST. LOUIS, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that Kentucky Spirit Health Plan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene, has executed a contract with the Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet to serve Medicaid beneficiaries in Kentucky. Kentucky Spirit Health Plan will be headquartered in Lexington, Ky., and will provide integrated healthcare services to Medicaid recipients in all regions awarded by the Commonwealth. The contract has an initial...

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