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February 7, 2013

Thursday, Feb. 7: GOOD AFTERNOON!

TAHLEQUAH — For Friday's Press, you can expect these stories and more:

• Teddye Snell talks to the Cherokee Nation about "land in trust," and how taxes are affected.

• It's Girl Scout cookie time, and Renee Fite cooks up a story for you.

• As promised, Josh Newton has the first in what will be an ongoing series called "Tax Watch," focusing on minute details of the recently passed city sales tax. As the months unfold, we'll let you know how the money's being spent (and how much), who's getting the contracts, and how the projects are going.

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The federal government should set the minimum wage across the board.
States should be allowed to raise their minimum wages, but not cities.
Both states and cities should be allowed to raise their minimum wages.
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There should be no minimum wage at all.
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