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May 4, 2014 12:00 AM

OEDEL: Our crime problem

On April 25, The Telegraph’s 2012 Middle Georgian of the Year, Maj. Gen. Robert McMahon, debriefed local leaders about Robins Air Force Base in light of anticipated military downsizing nationally. McMahon mentioned traditional local vulnerabilities, such as chronic labor trouble at Robins. That’s improving, thanks to union members voting out problematic leadership March 18.

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