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10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

1. WHO REVERSED COURSE ON ABORTION POLICY Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden says he no longer supports a long-standing congressional ban on using federal money to pay for abortions. 2. WHAT A TOP US COMMANDER IS SAYING ABOUT GULF TENSIONS Gen. Frank McKenzie says Iran appears to have decided to “step back and recalculate” in […]

Navarre Press joins Amazon’s Alexa news app

Navarre Press joins Amazon’s Alexa news app

Navarre Press readers can get their news briefing with just a voice command thanks to the Amazon Alexa application Flash Briefing. Readers need only say “Alexa, read Flash Briefing,” and Alexa will read you the top headlines for Navarre, hot of the presses. Alexa is the voice interactive assistant available on some Amazon devices. In […]

Virtual inspections save time, money

Virtual inspections save time, money

Residents of Santa Rosa County can get work on their homes inspected with a quick online chat thanks to the county’s new virtual inspections. Checks on things like the installation of a new water heater, replacing a window, checking code compliance or adding insulation can now be done through apps such as Facetime or Skype. […]

Navarre caught up in the Pokemon Go craze

Navarre caught up in the Pokemon Go craze

Zachary Hamm is sitting in the grass with his back resting against the outside wall of the restrooms at Navarre Park on a sun-splashed Monday afternoon, his eyes locked on his phone, his mind caught up in the world of the latest phenomenon. Hamm is asked if he is playing Pokemon Go and his answer […]