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Northwest Herald
Kurtz: Why fixing Randall/Algonquin intersection mattersback. Background At the July 5, 2016, meeting, the County Board secured a maj
Kurtz: Why fixing Randall/Algonquin intersection matters
Northwest Herald / Posted 46 minutes ago
back. Background At the July 5, 2016, meeting, the County Board secured a majority vote to address the Randall Road/Algonquin Road intersection area problems. The new plan, supported by a majority of County Board members, is substantially... Read more
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PhysOrg
Should the gray wolf keep its endangered species protection? New genomic research provides the scientific answerfrom the same species when compared to our small reference set." Pure eastern
Should the gray wolf keep its endangered species protection? New genomic research provides the scientific answer
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
from the same species when compared to our small reference set." Pure eastern wolves were thought to reside in Ontario's Algonquin Provincial Park. The researchers studied two samples from Algonquin Provincial Park and found they were about 50... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Tall Ships, county fairs, Sugar Grove Corn Boil and moreFree cheesecake samples, entertainment, classic car show on Sunday. Free. For a
Fairs & fests: Tall Ships, county fairs, Sugar Grove Corn Boil and more
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Free cheesecake samples, entertainment, classic car show on Sunday. Free. For a schedule, see cheesecakefestival.com. Algonquin Founders' Days: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, July 29; noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, July 30; and 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.... Read more
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Daily Herald
New state law allows Illinois high schoolers to earn college credittheir college tuition costs and to better assist their transition from high sch
New state law allows Illinois high schoolers to earn college credit
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
their college tuition costs and to better assist their transition from high school to college." The law is modeled after Algonquin-based Community Unit District 300's Accelerate College program, which allows qualifying high school students to... Read more
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The Herald News
Opposition begins to form to Somerset LNG proposaland the town’s sewer plant was under preliminary consideration for this major s
Opposition begins to form to Somerset LNG proposal
The Herald News / Posted 5 hours ago
and the town’s sewer plant was under preliminary consideration for this major storage facility. Spectra had reported that Algonquin Gas Transmission and other partners in the “Access Northeast Project” planned to file by Friday, July 22, a draft... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Preserve last Christian countrycourse with liberalism? An ideology that sees the Constitution as an annoyance
Preserve last Christian country
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
course with liberalism? An ideology that sees the Constitution as an annoyance and has no need for Christian liberty? Wake up, people. America is the last Christian country on the planet. Is there no desire to preserve it? Steve Hilbert Algo... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Editor's Desk: Support Crystal Lake, Algonquin police, Special Olympics on Fridayyears. Local police and police across the nation are huge supporters of Specia
Editor's Desk: Support Crystal Lake, Algonquin police, Special Olympics on Friday
Northwest Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
years. Local police and police across the nation are huge supporters of Special Olympics and this Friday, Crystal Lake and Algonquin officers will be serving lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Texas Roadhouse, 835 Cog Circle, in Crystal Lake. The... Read more
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Timmins Times
Enhancements add cost to Connecting Link projectinitiative designed to repair, upgrade and generally improve the 21 kilometres
Enhancements add cost to Connecting Link project
Timmins Times / Posted 18 hours ago
initiative designed to repair, upgrade and generally improve the 21 kilometres of Highway 101 (King Street, Harold Street, Algonquin Boulevard and Riverside Drive) from Porcupine through to Kamiskotia Road. The plan for the new version of Phase-1... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Land of Lincoln Health and Obamacare: Promises made, promises brokenwho have already paid thousands of dollars to meet their deductibles. Land of
Land of Lincoln Health and Obamacare: Promises made, promises broken
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
who have already paid thousands of dollars to meet their deductibles. Land of Lincoln policyholder Cheryl Mostowski, of Algonquin, under the care of specialists at the University of Chicago for autoimmune disease, tells Tribune reporter Ameet... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fox Valley police reportsTwo wallets were reported stolen at 4:32 p.m. Saturday from an unlocked car par
Fox Valley police reports
Daily Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Two wallets were reported stolen at 4:32 p.m. Saturday from an unlocked car parked on the 19N900 block of Manito Trail near Algonquin. • Tools valued at $1,633 were reported stolen at 9:07 p.m. Friday from a trailer on the 1400 block of Winaki... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Skip the plastic, August is BYOBag month in McHenry Countyuse of hundreds of plastic bags. A month dedicated to promoting reusable bags
Skip the plastic, August is BYOBag month in McHenry County
Northwest Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
use of hundreds of plastic bags. A month dedicated to promoting reusable bags won't be something new for McHenry County, as several towns, including Algonquin, Cary, Crystal Lake and Woodstock, have already held their own BYOBag months in the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Break The Mold CrossFit changing lifesand the streets. Nicole and William Harp are looking to bring a little bit of
Break The Mold CrossFit changing lifes
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
and the streets. Nicole and William Harp are looking to bring a little bit of the intense exercise to Louisville's Algonquin neighborhood. “I think if we can change one kids life than it will be a complete success,” William Harp, the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Confusion over accessible parking signs at Algonquin CollegeAn Ottawa man says he's "very pleased" that Algonquin College has cleared up co
Confusion over accessible parking signs at Algonquin College
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
An Ottawa man says he's "very pleased" that Algonquin College has cleared up confusion around accessible parking spaces on campus that led to him getting a ticket last week. Mike More, who's currently recovering from hip replacement surgery and has... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Suspect wanted in Life Care Pharmacy robberyKy. (WHAS11) – Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect re
Suspect wanted in Life Care Pharmacy robbery
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Ky. (WHAS11) – Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect responsible for a June robbery in the Algonquin neighborhood. Police say the suspect entered the Life Care Pharmacy in the 1500 block of South 7th Street on June... Read more
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The Sault Star
Powerful ties bind familymedal recently in the 72-kilogram weight division at a Canadian Powerlifting Un
Powerful ties bind family
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
medal recently in the 72-kilogram weight division at a Canadian Powerlifting Union regional competition that was held at Algonquin College in Ottawa. Mom and Noah each won silver medals at the same competition. Taylor squatted 152.5 kg (336.2... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines chamber leader remembered asat Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St. in Des Plaines. Her funeral will be at 1
Des Plaines chamber leader remembered as
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
at Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St. in Des Plaines. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday, at St. Zachary Catholic Church, 567 W. Algonquin Road, Des Plaines. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos at www.NPH.... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Lifetimes: Feisty and independent, Agnes Clark was a lover of all things small and mangybecame her dad's regular hunting partner. As a teenager, she accompanied his al
Lifetimes: Feisty and independent, Agnes Clark was a lover of all things small and mangy
Guelph Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
became her dad's regular hunting partner. As a teenager, she accompanied his all-male hunting party deep into the bush of Algonquin Park. Agnes had not been invited as the camp cook, mostly because she lacked domestic skills. When Agnes was 25... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Colonial Cafe and Ice Cream celebrates 115 wonderful years!East location, where its first full-service restaurant opened in 1959.� Bring y
Colonial Cafe and Ice Cream celebrates 115 wonderful years!
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
East location, where its first full-service restaurant opened in 1959.� Bring your family and join in the festivities! Colonial Cafe - Algonquin (2555 Bunker Hill Rd. / (847)-458-6600 - Locations also in St. Charles, Elgin, Aurora, and Naper... Read more
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Northwest Herald
I want to see America great againwants to “make America great again” in 2016 doesn’t want to take away any of�my
I want to see America great again
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
wants to “make America great again” in 2016 doesn’t want to take away any of�my guns or my Second Amendment right, but I can name of bunch of Democrats who would love to. I want to see America “great again,” like it should be. Jim Mertz Algo... Read more
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The Maui News
When summer break ends, ties to nature don’t have toyear than just in the summer," says Richard Louv, author of the new "Vitamin N:
When summer break ends, ties to nature don’t have to
The Maui News / Posted 3 days ago
year than just in the summer," says Richard Louv, author of the new "Vitamin N: The Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life" (Algonquin Books) and the best-selling "Last Child in the Woods" (Algonquin, 2008). "Amid all the focus on technology, we've... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Murderer Gill files appeal, calls for new trialthe lawyer noted at trial. The defence lawyer branded Fewer a liar in court, s
Murderer Gill files appeal, calls for new trial
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the lawyer noted at trial. The defence lawyer branded Fewer a liar in court, saying he fabricated the story. Fewer, an Algonquin College teacher, denied lying. Gill's defence team also says the trial judge erred by allowing evidence from... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Oyster wars:' Watermen aim to take back oyster bars as state panel reviews shellfish sanctuariesthe iconic shellfish of the Chesapeake, but oysters have defined the bay for ce
'Oyster wars:' Watermen aim to take back oyster bars as state panel reviews shellfish sanctuaries
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
the iconic shellfish of the Chesapeake, but oysters have defined the bay for centuries. The estuary gets its name from an Algonquin word meaning "great shellfish bay," and oysters were once so abundant that mountainous reefs made of oyster shells... Read more
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Hartford Courant
A Visit To Wallingford's Fireworks Islandhas a happy ending and a trail to nowhere now goes somewhere. Visitors to this
A Visit To Wallingford's Fireworks Island
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
has a happy ending and a trail to nowhere now goes somewhere. Visitors to this path will get a better feel for what the Algonquin Native American Indians called the "long water land." The new trail section is located along Main Street (Route... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Air Show To Cause Weekend Street, Bike Trail ClosuresSioux Falls, SD · North Industrial Avenue from West Blackhawk Street to West A
Air Show To Cause Weekend Street, Bike Trail Closures
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 4 days ago
Sioux Falls, SD · North Industrial Avenue from West Blackhawk Street to West Algonquin Street · West Algonquin Street from Minnesota Avenue to North Industrial Avenue · A Avenue from North Russell Street Service Road to West Algonquin Street ·... Read more
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Boston Globe
Recent transactions: westOne-family Ranch, built in 1960, 1,688 square feet, 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 ba
Recent transactions: west
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
One-family Ranch, built in 1960, 1,688 square feet, 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, on 20,044-square-foot lot. $520,000 4 Algonquin Rd. One-family Colonial, built in 1959, 1,984 square feet, 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, on 24,700-square-foot... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Much more than a pastimeabundance; in fact, he has acquired fame from this." The Huron also believed t
Much more than a pastime
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
abundance; in fact, he has acquired fame from this." The Huron also believed the nets were living spirits and adopted an Algonquin custom of marrying two young girls to the nets at the start of each season. The families of the girls would be... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Much more than a pastimeabundance; in fact, he has acquired fame from this." The Huron also believed t
Much more than a pastime
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 4 days ago
abundance; in fact, he has acquired fame from this." The Huron also believed the nets were living spirits and adopted an Algonquin custom of marrying two young girls to the nets at the start of each season. The families of the girls would be... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Much more than a pastimeabundance; in fact, he has acquired fame from this." The Huron also believed t
Much more than a pastime
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
abundance; in fact, he has acquired fame from this." The Huron also believed the nets were living spirits and adopted an Algonquin custom of marrying two young girls to the nets at the start of each season. The families of the girls would be... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwest suburban police blottercustomer service desk around 7:15 p.m. July 2. • A male and female were seen t
Northwest suburban police blotter
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
customer service desk around 7:15 p.m. July 2. • A male and female were seen taking items from shelves around 2:15 p.m. July 6 at Lowe's, 990 W. Algonquin Road, and making a fraudulent return at the customer service desk. Value was estimated at $8... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Uncle Tom's Cabin to mark Emancipation Daynot only found in Ontario's northland, as a sizable bear was recently spotted i
Uncle Tom's Cabin to mark Emancipation Day
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
not only found in Ontario's northland, as a sizable bear was recently spotted in the Strathroy area south-east of Sarnia. Algonquin adventures Algonquin Provincial Park has always been a favourite destination for wilderness-starved folks to... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Uncle Tom's Cabin to mark Emancipation Daynot only found in Ontario's northland, as a sizable bear was recently spotted i
Uncle Tom's Cabin to mark Emancipation Day
Chatham Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
not only found in Ontario's northland, as a sizable bear was recently spotted in the Strathroy area south-east of Sarnia. Algonquin adventures Algonquin Provincial Park has always been a favourite destination for wilderness-starved folks to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwest suburban police blotterat $285. • Burglars damaged the metal roof, roof shingles and ceiling tiles ar
Northwest suburban police blotter
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
at $285. • Burglars damaged the metal roof, roof shingles and ceiling tiles around 12:12 a.m. June 27 at T-Mobile, 1832 W. Algonquin Road, but nothing appeared to be missing. Damage was estimated over $1,000. • Burglars pried three holes on a side... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburbs clean up after powerful storm Thursdayoutages this morning. North Aurora recorded rainfall totals of 1.78 inches, Do
Suburbs clean up after powerful storm Thursday
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
outages this morning. North Aurora recorded rainfall totals of 1.78 inches, Donofrio said. He said Lake in the Hills and Algonquin recorded about an inch. Lake County recorded slightly less than 1-inch. He said the storm dumped an inch of rain in... Read more
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CBC.ca
Bee lovers abuzz over summer censusthe data to help scientists protect them," says David Van Olst, a student who p
Bee lovers abuzz over summer census
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
the data to help scientists protect them," says David Van Olst, a student who plans to study environmental management at Algonquin College.Gardeners urged to 'let it be' Olivastri and her students say anyone with a garden can do their part to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County officials react to Donald Trump’s acceptance of GOP nomination for presidentnominee for president, and Republican primary voters have chosen him, and I res
McHenry County officials react to Donald Trump’s acceptance of GOP nomination for president
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
nominee for president, and Republican primary voters have chosen him, and I respect their opinion,” McSweeney said. Algonquin Township Republican Party Chairman Andrew Gasser said he was a Ted Cruz supporter, but now is going to support... Read more
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Northwest Herald
National Weather Service issues severe thunderstorm warning for McHenry Countya line extending from Lake Villa to the Woodstock area and Loves Park at about
National Weather Service issues severe thunderstorm warning for McHenry County
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
a line extending from Lake Villa to the Woodstock area and Loves Park at about 7:40 p.m. Storms are expected to be near Algonquin, Wauconda, Huntley, Hampshire and Trout Valley about 7:55 p.m., according to the warning. The National Weather... Read more
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CBC.ca
Looking for a place to happen: An interactive tour of Gord Downie's CanadaLake Ontario at Fort York. (Library and Archives Canada) Want to be your wheez
Looking for a place to happen: An interactive tour of Gord Downie's Canada
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Lake Ontario at Fort York. (Library and Archives Canada) Want to be your wheezing screen door Want to be your stars of Algonquin Want to be your roaring floorboard Want to break the hearts of everyone Algonquin is Ontario’s third-largest... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Weymouth compressor station opponents feds response to conflict of interest questionsSpectra owns a 10 percent stake in the PennEast pipeline, which would run from
Weymouth compressor station opponents feds response to conflict of interest questions
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
Spectra owns a 10 percent stake in the PennEast pipeline, which would run from Pennsylvania to New Jersey, where Spectra’s Algonquin Pipeline begins. Bay wrote that generally FERC doesn’t consider a contractor to have a conflict of interest if less... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lake in the Hills therapy horses bring stress relief to Algonquin policeServing the community is at the core of why police departments exist, Algonquin
Lake in the Hills therapy horses bring stress relief to Algonquin police
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Serving the community is at the core of why police departments exist, Algonquin Det. Sgt. Doug Lamz said. And events like the Mane in Heaven visit give police and the public a chance to stand side by side with each other in a friendly setting, he... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sarley: What I learned at the ICast convention– Dave Kranz from Dave’s Bait, Tackle and Taxidermy in Crystal Lake reports: “T
Sarley: What I learned at the ICast convention
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
– Dave Kranz from Dave’s Bait, Tackle and Taxidermy in Crystal Lake reports: “The river levels below all the dams, McHenry, Algonquin and Carpentersville, is at summer lows. This does concentrate the fish in eddies and deeper pockets. Smallmouth... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Amy Ruth Trueblooddaughters, Krista (Ron) McWhirter of Fairfield, Iowa and Jane (Randy) Pearce of
Amy Ruth Trueblood
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
daughters, Krista (Ron) McWhirter of Fairfield, Iowa and Jane (Randy) Pearce of Morristown, TN and 4 sons, Dan (Monica) of Algonquin, IL, Brad (Shirley) of Morristown, Brian (Tammy) of Wisconsin and Brent (Hope) of Rutledge, TN. She is also... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Craft Beer & BBQ Days, Accordian Fest, county fairs and moreDueling Pianos performs. Bring a picnic and lawn chairs. Food vendors and givea
Fairs & fests: Craft Beer & BBQ Days, Accordian Fest, county fairs and more
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Dueling Pianos performs. Bring a picnic and lawn chairs. Food vendors and giveaways. Free. barringtonparkdistrict.org. Algonquin Founders' Days: 4 to 10 p.m. Thursday, July 28; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, July 29; noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, July... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines garage fire causes $30,000 in damageCrews extinguished the main body of the fire in two minutes, and police shut do
Des Plaines garage fire causes $30,000 in damage
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Crews extinguished the main body of the fire in two minutes, and police shut down River Road between Oakton Street and Algonquin Road for about an hour, according to Wax. "Kudos and thanks to Alderman (Mike) Charewicz, who was driving nearby... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Liftoff for Six Nations Earthship project10 indigenous interns, who have native status from Six Nations and other First
Liftoff for Six Nations Earthship project
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 7 days ago
10 indigenous interns, who have native status from Six Nations and other First Nations across Canada. Willy Dick, from the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation, near Algonquin Park, said he is gaining tremendous experience. "It's awesome. This... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Liftoff for Six Nations Earthship project10 indigenous interns, who have native status from Six Nations and other First
Liftoff for Six Nations Earthship project
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
10 indigenous interns, who have native status from Six Nations and other First Nations across Canada. Willy Dick, from the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation, near Algonquin Park, said he is gaining tremendous experience. "It's awesome. This... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County area police departments to team up with Texas Roadhouse in Crystal Lake for benefits lunchThe restaurant, located at 835 Cog Circle, Crystal Lake, is teaming up with bot
McHenry County area police departments to team up with Texas Roadhouse in Crystal Lake for benefits lunch
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The restaurant, located at 835 Cog Circle, Crystal Lake, is teaming up with both the Algonquin Police Department and Crystal Lake Police Department for the event. Officers from Crystal Lake and Algonquin will be serving people a free lunch from 11... Read more
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CBC.ca
Pikachu, I love you: Pokemon Go players compare game to dating app Tindernothing no luck whatsoever and then right away with Pokemon Go I met someone,"
Pikachu, I love you: Pokemon Go players compare game to dating app Tinder
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
nothing no luck whatsoever and then right away with Pokemon Go I met someone," said Patrick Toutain. The 26-year-old Algonquin college student said he first noticed his new girlfriend 23-year-old Chelsea Lemire on a chat board about the game... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Take our state backwhich seems to mean little to our elected politicians. Please vote. It’s relati
Take our state back
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
which seems to mean little to our elected politicians. Please vote. It’s relatively easy. That’s the only way to get our state back to where we should be. Get the bums out of office, starting with Madigan. Robert C. Van Ness... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Checks and balances disregarded for Clintonwho read this letter, think long and hard about what was sundered just so Hilla
Checks and balances disregarded for Clinton
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
who read this letter, think long and hard about what was sundered just so Hillary Clinton could run for president in November. One final thought – if Hillary had been a Republican? To ask the question is to answer it, sadly. Terry Doherty Algonq... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine regulators support using up to $75M from ratepayers for gas pipelinepublic advocate by voting Tuesday to move ahead with a plan for electricity cus
Maine regulators support using up to $75M from ratepayers for gas pipeline
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
public advocate by voting Tuesday to move ahead with a plan for electricity customers to pay for expanding Spectra Energy’s Algonquin natural gas pipeline, if other states follow along. The Maine Public Utilities commission voted, 2-1, to order... Read more
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