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Evening Standard
Iceland: a seven day road trip along its famous coastal highwayis hugely popular in Iceland so take dip after dip all around the country — the
Iceland: a seven day road trip along its famous coastal highway
Evening Standard / Posted 3 minutes ago
is hugely popular in Iceland so take dip after dip all around the country — the fjordside infinity-like pool by native Basalt architects in Hofsos is the country’s most spectacular. But take heed: Iceland’s swimmers insist on scrubbing every... Read more
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Timmins Times
Sunny economic outlook for Timminsa new manufacturing facility being built, the Dome Mine cancelling its plans to
Sunny economic outlook for Timmins
Timmins Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
a new manufacturing facility being built, the Dome Mine cancelling its plans to close, and the possibility of a Chinese basalt company considering opening a rock-insulation plant in the city. The news has been so good, in fact, that national... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sunny economic outlook for Timminsa new manufacturing facility being built, the Dome Mine cancelling its plans to
Sunny economic outlook for Timmins
The Sudbury Star / Posted 28 minutes ago
a new manufacturing facility being built, the Dome Mine cancelling its plans to close, and the possibility of a Chinese basalt company considering opening a rock-insulation plant in the city. The news has been so good, in fact, that national... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspenthe response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspen
Greeley Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
the response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen police, the Garfield County SWAT Team, Basalt police, the Colorado State Patrol, Snowmass Village police and the area’s U.S. Forest Service law enforcement... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Second mega-dairy proposed for Oregonincluding proposed cooling water recycling, those measures should alleviate any
Second mega-dairy proposed for Oregon
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
including proposed cooling water recycling, those measures should alleviate any additional stress on the Columbia River Basalt Group Aquifer System," she said. Still, McLane said, the county plans to testify at the hearing. “Our concerns are... Read more
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Vail Daily
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspenthe response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspen
Vail Daily / Posted 18 hours ago
the response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen police, the Garfield County SWAT Team, Basalt police, the Colorado State Patrol, Snowmass Village police and the area’s U.S. Forest Service law enforcement... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspenthe response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspen
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 21 hours ago
the response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen police, the Garfield County SWAT Team, Basalt police, the Colorado State Patrol, Snowmass Village police and the area’s U.S. Forest Service law enforcement... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Beach destinations where the terror threat is lownamed among the most beautiful beaches in the world by a US magazine. It's easy
Beach destinations where the terror threat is low
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
named among the most beautiful beaches in the world by a US magazine. It's easy to see why, with its soaring cliffs and basalt sea stacks. The Slovenian Riviera, while just 30 miles long, is home to a handful of seaside resorts. Portorož is the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Gun-wielding suspect in custody after hostage situationthe response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen
Gun-wielding suspect in custody after hostage situation
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
the response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen police, the Garfield County SWAT Team, Basalt police, the Colorado State Patrol, Snowmass Village police and the area’s U.S. Forest Service law enforcement... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Timeout, July 27, 20163 Dam Course: Aug. 6, north of H Road on 27 1/4 Road. Start is at 7:30 a.m. on
Timeout, July 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
3 Dam Course: Aug. 6, north of H Road on 27 1/4 Road. Start is at 7:30 a.m. on 5.75 mile course. Information: 241-6478. Basalt Half-Marathon: Aug. 20 beginning at 7:45 a.m. at Reudi-Basalt. Information: http://www.mountainrace.com. Grand... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Finding solitude may lead to fishYou very well might find a new spot that fishes just as well as or even better
Finding solitude may lead to fish
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
You very well might find a new spot that fishes just as well as or even better than your old favorite. This report is provided every week by Taylor Creek Fly Shops in Aspen and Basalt. Taylor Creek can be reached at 970- 927-4374 or TaylorCreek.... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Another $700,000 needed to build Basalt River CenterThe Roaring Fork Conservancy hopes to break ground on the first phase of a 6,20
Another $700,000 needed to build Basalt River Center
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
The Roaring Fork Conservancy hopes to break ground on the first phase of a 6,200-square-foot river center in Basalt this fall. The nonprofit organization committed to water quality and quantity issues in the Roaring Fork Valley needs to raise about... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Contractor sues owners of Aspen Kitchenis suing the owners of Aspen Kitchen and a company run by developer Mark Hunt f
Contractor sues owners of Aspen Kitchen
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
is suing the owners of Aspen Kitchen and a company run by developer Mark Hunt for not making good on a debt of $255,384. Basalt-based Summit Construction filed the breach-of-contract suit Tuesday in Pitkin County District Court, marking its... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspenthe response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen
Armed man arrested after hostage situation outside of Aspen
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
the response from most law enforcement agencies in the valley, including Aspen police, the Garfield County SWAT Team, Basalt police, the Colorado State Patrol, Snowmass Village police and the area’s U.S. Forest Service law enforcement... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
$120m renewable energy farm gets council approvalthe Flinders Shire for some three years with the wind patterns and this particu
$120m renewable energy farm gets council approval
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the Flinders Shire for some three years with the wind patterns and this particular area where they're putting it — up on a basalt tableland — they say that there's a lot of wind at night so you have the solar during the day and the wind at... Read more
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The Source Weekly
The World Beneath Bendthe ceiling) and more yellows and reds," he explained. "Skeleton and most of th
The World Beneath Bend
The Source Weekly / Posted yesterday
the ceiling) and more yellows and reds," he explained. "Skeleton and most of the caves in Central Oregon are composed of basalt rock, which you only get from lava." I know all this thanks to Gartzke and his naturalist training, an important... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Is Lava Worth Fighting for?national monument—to protect these special geologic features." McKay says the
Is Lava Worth Fighting for?
The Source Weekly / Posted yesterday
national monument—to protect these special geologic features." McKay says the Lava Butte lava flow is one of the youngest basalt flows at Newberry, making it an ideal location to study volcanic landscapes. "From a geologic perspective, it makes... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Texas man sentenced to jail for Yellowstone vandalismRoosevelt Arch, situated at the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park, wa
Texas man sentenced to jail for Yellowstone vandalism
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
Roosevelt Arch, situated at the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park, was constructed out of local columnar basalt. Dedicated by President Theodore Roosevelt, who laid the cornerstone on April 24, 1903, the arch greeted early... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui’s mythical, natural, centerpiece park turns 100Hawaiian seers who studied the stars; kahuna or priests who conducted ceremonie
Maui’s mythical, natural, centerpiece park turns 100
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
Hawaiian seers who studied the stars; kahuna or priests who conducted ceremonies; and stoneworkers who found fine-grained basalt to make stone implements. Some people hiked over the top of the mountain as a "shortcut," rather than walking around... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Glenwood bike share put off to 2018$160,000 upfront cost over two years to implement the popular pay-per-ride bicy
Glenwood bike share put off to 2018
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 2 days ago
$160,000 upfront cost over two years to implement the popular pay-per-ride bicycle program that now operates in Aspen and Basalt, that it would wait for an outside source of money to materialize. The city and WE-cycle Executive Director Mirte... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Judge dismisses Basalt lawsuit over open records requestAn Eagle County district judge dismissed a lawsuit Tuesday that was filed by th
Judge dismisses Basalt lawsuit over open records request
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
An Eagle County district judge dismissed a lawsuit Tuesday that was filed by the town of Basalt against a citizen who requested information in April under the Colorado Open Records Act. Both sides wanted the lawsuit dismissed, although citizen Mary... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Cradle to Career Initiative helping quell ‘quiet crisis’of the programs is Jumpstart, which provides full-day, five-week, five-days-per
Cradle to Career Initiative helping quell ‘quiet crisis’
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
of the programs is Jumpstart, which provides full-day, five-week, five-days-per-week summer programs for kids in Basalt, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs who are about to enter kindergarten with little or no early education. “Jumpstart... Read more
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News.com.au
Ten of the strangest things ever found on the bottom of the oceanscientists discovered a round structure weighing nearly 60,000 tonnes in the Se
Ten of the strangest things ever found on the bottom of the ocean
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
scientists discovered a round structure weighing nearly 60,000 tonnes in the Sea of Galilee. The structure, made up of basalt rocks, is twice the size of Stonehenge and is like nothing else discovered on earth. The object’s function and... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Cradle to Career Initiative helping quell ‘quiet crisis’of the programs is Jumpstart, which provides five full days per week for five w
Cradle to Career Initiative helping quell ‘quiet crisis’
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
of the programs is Jumpstart, which provides five full days per week for five weeks of summer programs for children in Basalt, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs who are about to enter kindergarten with little or no early education. “Jumpstart... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Don’t take more than you needstill served by the ditch. Attorney Kevin Patrick of Patrick, Miller and Noto,
Don’t take more than you need
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
still served by the ditch. Attorney Kevin Patrick of Patrick, Miller and Noto, a water law firm with offices in Aspen and Basalt, had hired a Resource Engineering to analyze the irrigation ditch on behalf of a client who owned commercial property... Read more
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The Border Mail
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challengestruck something hard in the soil of a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s,
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challenge
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
struck something hard in the soil of a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s, workers thought they'd hit a layer of basalt.In fact they'd exposed a century-old bluestone tar dump, a massive pit of toxic black sludge. The messy discovery... Read more
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The Courier
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challengestruck something hard in the soil of a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s,
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challenge
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
struck something hard in the soil of a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s, workers thought they'd hit a layer of basalt.In fact they'd exposed a century-old bluestone tar dump, a massive pit of toxic black sludge. The messy discovery... Read more
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The Age
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challengestruck something hard in the soil at a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s,
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challenge
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
struck something hard in the soil at a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s, workers thought they'd hit a layer of basalt. In fact they had exposed a century-old bluestone tar dump, a massive pit of toxic black sludge. The messy discovery... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challengestruck something hard in the soil at a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s,
What lurks beneath? Victoria's toxic challenge
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
struck something hard in the soil at a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s, workers thought they'd hit a layer of basalt. In fact they had exposed a century-old bluestone tar dump, a massive pit of toxic black sludge. The messy discovery... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Spectacular Gobbins coastal path is rocked by a second closure right in middle of busy summer tourism seasonwas originally created by Irish railway engineer Berkeley Deane Wise. The engi
Spectacular Gobbins coastal path is rocked by a second closure right in middle of busy summer tourism season
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
was originally created by Irish railway engineer Berkeley Deane Wise. The engineering marvel is carved into black basalt cliffs and encompasses linked walkways and bridges, including a unique tubular span. Constructed in 1902, The Gobbins... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Mountain Mayhem: River Rendezvousannual summer benefit took place July 13, alongside the banks of the Frying Pan
Mountain Mayhem: River Rendezvous
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
annual summer benefit took place July 13, alongside the banks of the Frying Pan River, on a picture-perfect evening in Basalt. Wally and Peppy Dallenbach generously provided their ranch for the festivities. The Dallenbachs have owned 175 acres... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Pay attention to detail when out fly fishingfly first instead of fly line, leader, tippet and then your fly. Remember to ke
Pay attention to detail when out fly fishing
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
fly first instead of fly line, leader, tippet and then your fly. Remember to keep it fun out there. This report is provided every week by Taylor Creek Fly Shops in Aspen and Basalt. Taylor Creek can be reached at 970-927-4374 or www.taylorcreek.... Read more
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The Aspen Times
| AspenTimes.comfly first instead of fly line, leader, tippet and then your fly. Remember to ke
| AspenTimes.com
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
fly first instead of fly line, leader, tippet and then your fly. Remember to keep it fun out there. This report is provided every week by Taylor Creek Fly Shops in Aspen and Basalt. Taylor Creek can be reached at (970) 927-4374 or taylorcree... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Out of the sauce and into the FryingpanA driver that apparently backed into the Fryingpan River had to be assisted Fri
Out of the sauce and into the Fryingpan
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
A driver that apparently backed into the Fryingpan River had to be assisted Friday by a swift water rescue team from Basalt Fire Department. The driver wasn’t injured, according to Basalt Fire Chief Scott Thompson, but he was “incapacitated.” The... Read more
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Evening Standard
Where to explore the Isle of Skye's creative food sceneof Ireland. This green, rugged and awe-inspiring land is home to the Giant’s Ca
Where to explore the Isle of Skye's creative food scene
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
of Ireland. This green, rugged and awe-inspiring land is home to the Giant’s Causeway, an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. The causeway coast is also one of the most picturesque walks – or... Read more
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Timmins Times
Chinese basalt firm taking serious look at TimminsQiu Ying Dong, left, of Beijing YingDong Industrial Co. Ltd. and Jiangsu TianLo
Chinese basalt firm taking serious look at Timmins
Timmins Times / Posted 6 days ago
Qiu Ying Dong, left, of Beijing YingDong Industrial Co. Ltd. and Jiangsu TianLong Continuous Basalt Fiber Co. met with Mayor Steve Black and members of the Timmins Economic Development Corporation on the weekend, to discuss possible locations for a... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Long Aspen area races will test runners’ lungs, legsrunning downhill on asphalt is your pleasure, not to mention achieving fast tim
Long Aspen area races will test runners’ lungs, legs
The Aspen Times / Posted 7 days ago
running downhill on asphalt is your pleasure, not to mention achieving fast times, try the Basalt Half Marathon on Aug. 20. This year’s event marks its 40th edition, making it one of the oldest races in the Roaring... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Raffle to win an island: 'The odds are higher than any lotto'out my window now, about a 20 minute walk away, and they're the Lelu ruins, fro
Raffle to win an island: 'The odds are higher than any lotto'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
out my window now, about a 20 minute walk away, and they're the Lelu ruins, from the 14th century, and they're massive basalt rocks ... they're all stacked up in big walls, where the kings from hundreds and hundreds of years ago used to... Read more
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Perth Now
‘The odds are higher than any lotto’out my window now, about a 20 minute walk away, and they’re the Lelu ruins, fro
‘The odds are higher than any lotto’
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
out my window now, about a 20 minute walk away, and they’re the Lelu ruins, from the 14th century, and they’re massive basalt rocks ... they’re all stacked up in big walls, where the kings from hundreds and hundreds of years ago used to... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Commissioners approve $165K for school-based health serviceprograms,” the memo noted. But the AFRC, which will be based out of the Aspen
Commissioners approve $165K for school-based health service
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
programs,” the memo noted. But the AFRC, which will be based out of the Aspen Middle School, would serve all families from Basalt to Aspen. “There’s going to be a very strong return on investment with this kind of approach for certain families,”... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Applications sought for judge to fill vacancy in Ninth Judicial DistrictAug. 24. The members of the nominating commission for the Ninth Judicial Distr
Applications sought for judge to fill vacancy in Ninth Judicial District
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Aug. 24. The members of the nominating commission for the Ninth Judicial District are: Julie Goldstein and David Fiore of Basalt; Sharon Day of Meeker; Scott Grosscup of Glenwood Springs; Matthew Ferguson of Snowmass Village; Ronald Erickson of... Read more
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News.com.au
Countdown is on ahead of historic island paradise raffleout my window now, about a 20 minute walk away, and they’re the Lelu ruins, fro
Countdown is on ahead of historic island paradise raffle
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
out my window now, about a 20 minute walk away, and they’re the Lelu ruins, from the 14th century, and they’re massive basalt rocks ... they’re all stacked up in big walls, where the kings from hundreds and hundreds of years ago used to... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Local detox center in jeopardywill add quite a bit to the detox center’s approximately $290,000 budget, she s
Local detox center in jeopardy
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 8 days ago
will add quite a bit to the detox center’s approximately $290,000 budget, she said. Pitkin County, Aspen, Snowmass Village, Basalt and Aspen Valley Hospital share whatever portion of that budget Mind Springs doesn’t receive in reimbursements,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Local detox center in jeopardywill add quite a bit to the detox center’s approximately $290,000 budget, she s
Local detox center in jeopardy
The Aspen Times / Posted 8 days ago
will add quite a bit to the detox center’s approximately $290,000 budget, she said. Pitkin County, Aspen, Snowmass Village, Basalt and Aspen Valley Hospital share whatever portion of that budget Mind Springs doesn’t receive in reimbursements,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: Ramping Up at Rock Bottomand the base of the Crown, public lands at the foot of Mount Sopris. It’s situa
Aspen Times Weekly: Ramping Up at Rock Bottom
The Aspen Times / Posted 8 days ago
and the base of the Crown, public lands at the foot of Mount Sopris. It’s situated along the Rio Grande Trail, between Basalt and Carbondale. Smith took the helm of Rock Bottom on Jan. 1, 2013, with a background both as a chef at Aspen’s... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
What's Happening from July 20each month at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center. The public and guests are we
What's Happening from July 20
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
each month at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center. The public and guests are welcome. A no-host lunch starts at noon in the Basalt Cafe. For more information, call Barbara Pashek 541-298-1973. Information at community.gorge.net/ genealogy/... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Some sombre Canadian sites welcoming Pokemon Go playersthey remain respectful of sometimes sensitive surroundings. The museum’s “Gard
Some sombre Canadian sites welcoming Pokemon Go players
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
they remain respectful of sometimes sensitive surroundings. The museum’s “Garden of Contemplation,” an interior space of basalt rock and pools located below a massive glass cloud, has been designated as a “gym” in the Pokemon Go universe, a place... Read more
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Business Wire
Construction Stone Market in Germanyvolume, structure, dynamics 3.4. Export and import of sandstone: volume, struc
Construction Stone Market in Germany
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
volume, structure, dynamics 3.4. Export and import of sandstone: volume, structure, dynamics 3.5. Export and import of basalt, porphyry and similar stones: volume, structure, dynamics 3.6. Export and import of limestone: volume, structure,... Read more
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Business Wire
Construction Stone Market in United Kingdomvolume, structure, dynamics 3.4. Export and import of sandstone: volume, struc
Construction Stone Market in United Kingdom
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
volume, structure, dynamics 3.4. Export and import of sandstone: volume, structure, dynamics 3.5. Export and import of basalt, porphyry and similar stones: volume, structure, dynamics 3.6. Export and import of limestone: volume, structure,... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Eighth Street detour connection set to open earlyTrail. Any comments or concerns on the acceleration of the schedule for the Ei
Eighth Street detour connection set to open early
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Trail. Any comments or concerns on the acceleration of the schedule for the Eighth Street detour should be directed to Tom Newland, CDOT Project Public Information Manager, P.O. Box 4815, Basalt, CO 81621, or email tom@newlandprojectresource... Read more
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