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Daily Press
Five years into its civilian life, Fort Monroe remains a work in progressHAMPTON — To the public, the transfer of historic Fort Monroe from the Army to
Five years into its civilian life, Fort Monroe remains a work in progress
Daily Press / Posted 6 hours ago
HAMPTON — To the public, the transfer of historic Fort Monroe from the Army to the state of Virginia looked pretty simple. On Sept. 15, 2011, garrison commander Col. Anthony Reyes announced that the mission of Fort Monroe had ended and handed a big... Read more
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Business Standard India
Narvekar leads race to head Harvard endowment fundHarvard is looking for a new manager for its endowment, the largest of any univ
Narvekar leads race to head Harvard endowment fund
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Harvard is looking for a new manager for its endowment, the largest of any university. And based on results announced on Thursday, there will be plenty of room for improvement. The university reported an overall loss of two per cent on its... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsLegion Post 665, Dickson City — Marilyn Kennedy Bar Louie at Mohegan Sun Pocon
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Legion Post 665, Dickson City — Marilyn Kennedy Bar Louie at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Jeanne Zano Band Bartolai Winery, Falls — U4EA Breakers at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Three Imaginary Boys Cooper’s Seafood... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
GE Free crop zone from Auckland to Cape ReingaFriday, 23 September 2016, 10:52 amPress Release: GE Free NZ .GE Free NZ member
GE Free crop zone from Auckland to Cape Reinga
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, 23 September 2016, 10:52 amPress Release: GE Free NZ .GE Free NZ members welcome the Commissioners’ report supporting the Whangarei and Far North... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Weekend Entertainment GuideSun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Sugar Ray The Olde Brook Inn, Moscow — Tony Vergnett
Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Sugar Ray The Olde Brook Inn, Moscow — Tony Vergnetti O’Leary’s Pub , Scranton — Still Hand Duo OSE (former Oak Street Express), Taylor — DJ Famous Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Plains Twp. — Music for Models... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Serenity realizedFrom now on, the Jefferson City park along the north bank of the Missouri River
Serenity realized
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
From now on, the Jefferson City park along the north bank of the Missouri River that includes the Conservation department's Noren Access will be known as "Joe Wilson's Serenity Point at Noren Access." The Parks and Recreation Commission unanimously... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
September 20, 2016The Sentinel for what he called “false equivalency” in reporting General Colin
September 20, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The Sentinel for what he called “false equivalency” in reporting General Colin Powell’s emails blasting Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Powell, a prominent Republican, expressed different views of Clinton (ambitious, greedy and non... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Among the treesfrom around west-central Illinois gathered at Western Illinois University’s Hor
Among the trees
McDonough County Voice / Posted 3 days ago
from around west-central Illinois gathered at Western Illinois University’s Horn Field Campus on Tuesday morning to show off their forestry prowess.Twelve school districts met up for the Future Farmers of America Section XI Forestry Contest with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Airports, Key to Malawi TourismBlantyre — The country's airports need a major facelift to befit being called I
Airports, Key to Malawi Tourism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Blantyre — The country's airports need a major facelift to befit being called International Airports and have access to more direct foreign flights, the Malawi News Agency (MANA) has learnt. Speaking in an interview Monday, Chief Director in the... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Art for the Sangres celebrates 20th year Art and natural beauty go hand in hand, and nowhere is that more evident than
Art for the Sangres celebrates 20th year
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Art and natural beauty go hand in hand, and nowhere is that more evident than at Art for the Sangres, San Isabel Land Protection Trust's largest annual fundraiser. This year, the Land Trust celebrates 20... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Out of the ShadowsThe executives at Troutman Sanders were done. It was the end of May, in 2013, a
Out of the Shadows
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
The executives at Troutman Sanders were done. It was the end of May, in 2013, and the international law firm's partners, who had hired former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff to work in their Washington, D.C., office for a starting salary of... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Nature versus nurtureWhen it comes to the Little Estero Island wildlife area, the town will need to
Nature versus nurture
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
When it comes to the Little Estero Island wildlife area, the town will need to decide to nurture its needs or let nature run its course. The Town of Fort Myers Beach manages a "critical wildlife area" just south of the Wyndham Garden resort to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 21 September 2016Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 5:21 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL
Questions & Answers - 21 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 5:21 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSEconomy—Debt Levels and Growth1. GRANT ROBERTSON (Labour—Wellington Central) to the Minister of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Board rejects second application for hog confinementThe Board of Supervisors heard landowner arguments against the proposed 5,000-h
Board rejects second application for hog confinement
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
The Board of Supervisors heard landowner arguments against the proposed 5,000-head operation, as well as from the county conservation and planning and zoning directors, during a large public hearing that drew around 75 people Tuesday morning. It was... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Concerns continuing to grow for neighbors near proposed egg laying facilitya new egg laying facility in Warrick County, tell us they're now seeking legal
Concerns continuing to grow for neighbors near proposed egg laying facility
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
a new egg laying facility in Warrick County, tell us they're now seeking legal advice. Prime Foods announced plans to buy land just outside of Boonville for a modern egg-laying complex. Those neighbors met tonight to come up with a plan for... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws oppositionAt a recent hearing before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors' Land Use and
Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition
Mountain View Voice / Posted 4 days ago
At a recent hearing before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors' Land Use and Transportation Committee, groups including the Sierra Club, Audubon Society and the Committee for Green Foothills spoke against a resolution urging the SFPUC to expand... Read more
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The Maui News
State nixes plans for seawall at OlowaluIn the agreement reached between community and environmental leaders, the depar
State nixes plans for seawall at Olowalu
The Maui News / Posted 4 days ago
In the agreement reached between community and environmental leaders, the department agreed to not build the 900-foot-long stone protection structure at Milepost 16 near Olowalu General Store, to restripe and repair the existing revetment and to move... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Local Liberal MLAs all in for 2017 provincial electionProvincial cabinet minister and Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson will run for
Local Liberal MLAs all in for 2017 provincial election
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 4 days ago
Provincial cabinet minister and Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson will run for re-election in the May 2017 provincial election. Thomson has been acclaimed as the Liberal candidate for his riding. “We have worked hard as a team to deliver a bright... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws oppositionAt a recent hearing before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors' Land Use and
Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
At a recent hearing before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors' Land Use and Transportation Committee, groups including the Sierra Club, Audubon Society and the Committee for Green Foothills spoke against a resolution urging the SFPUC to expand... Read more
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BC Local News
Local Liberal MLAs all in for 2017 provincial electionProvincial cabinet minister and Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson will run for
Local Liberal MLAs all in for 2017 provincial election
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Provincial cabinet minister and Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson will run for re-election in the May 2017 provincial election. Thomson has been acclaimed as the Liberal candidate for his riding. “We have worked hard as a team to deliver a bright... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California must invest in watersheds, just like damsTo support our prosperity and growth, California needs to expand its investment
California must invest in watersheds, just like dams
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
To support our prosperity and growth, California needs to expand its investments in our physical and natural infrastructure. This is particularly apparent as climate change puts stress on our ability to provide safe, clean water. One of the bills... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford, Bruderly and Koniz bios and questionnairesU.S. Rep., District 4 Candidates bios and questionnaires for John Rutherford (
Rutherford, Bruderly and Koniz bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. Rep., District 4 Candidates bios and questionnaires for John Rutherford (Republican), David Bruderly (Democrat) and Gary Koniz (No Party Affiliation. JOHN RUUTHERFORD BIO (Rep): John Rutherford has lived in our community since 1958. Educated... Read more
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Slate
As Catches Dwindle, Fishing Wars Turn DeadlyStories from Roads & Kingdoms The Prawn WarIn the narrow strait between India
As Catches Dwindle, Fishing Wars Turn Deadly
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
Stories from Roads & Kingdoms The Prawn WarIn the narrow strait between India and Sri Lanka, fishermen are locked in a deadly battle over dwindling catches. Each week, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a new dispatch from around the globe. For... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State charges companies drop in bucket for waterA Nestlé Waters representative stood before angry residents in a Northeast Penn
State charges companies drop in bucket for water
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A Nestlé Waters representative stood before angry residents in a Northeast Pennsylvania fire hall earlier this summer and admitted defeat. He told the Eldred Twp. zoning board — and more than 100 residents who attended — that the multinational... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Bottled water companies pay next to nothing to extract from state watersThe state has a history of residents fighting to keep bottled water companies o
Bottled water companies pay next to nothing to extract from state waters
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
The state has a history of residents fighting to keep bottled water companies out of their backyards. Only now are legislators starting to consider proposals to charge these big companies more for withdrawing the state’s natural resource. A Nestlé... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Wind project breaks ground Monday in SearsburgSEARSBURG >> The first industrial wind project on national forest land wi
Wind project breaks ground Monday in Searsburg
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
SEARSBURG >> The first industrial wind project on national forest land will break ground next week. A developer, Avangrid Renewables, formerly known as Iberdrola, wants to build 15 industrial wind turbines in Searsburg and Readsboro. The... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Wind project breaks ground Monday in SearsburgSEARSBURG >> The first industrial wind project on national forest land wi
Wind project breaks ground Monday in Searsburg
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
SEARSBURG >> The first industrial wind project on national forest land will break ground next week. A developer, Avangrid Renewables, formerly known as Iberdrola, wants to build 15 industrial wind turbines in Searsburg and Readsboro. The... Read more
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Quartz
Your 401(k) fund could be helping to destroy the world’s precious rainforestsno idea how their retirement plans work. Until very recently, neither did I. W
Your 401(k) fund could be helping to destroy the world’s precious rainforests
Quartz / Posted 8 days ago
no idea how their retirement plans work. Until very recently, neither did I. When we hear phrases like 401(k), Roth IRA, and pension plans, we might be able to conjure some vague ideas as to their basic premise—squirrel away enough of your... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#OromoProtests - the 'Oromo Street' and Africa's Counter-Protest StateIn the first part of this series, I explored in historic perspectives (particul
#OromoProtests - the 'Oromo Street' and Africa's Counter-Protest State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
In the first part of this series, I explored in historic perspectives (particularly with developments in Oromia regional state) the Ethiopian government's road to becoming a counter-protest state and the systematic ways in which the regime further... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda's Longest Drought in Six DecadesSitting in the doorway of her residential house in the remote Murundi Sector, K
Rwanda's Longest Drought in Six Decades
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Sitting in the doorway of her residential house in the remote Murundi Sector, Kayonza District in Eastern Province, Verena Uwineza is sorting beans for evening meal on a traditional basket. It is Monday, September 12. By most accounts, everybody has... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Upper Milford ballot question to raise taxes, preserve land approved for November voteThe Open Space Referendum asking voters whether they would like to raise taxes
Upper Milford ballot question to raise taxes, preserve land approved for November vote
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
The Open Space Referendum asking voters whether they would like to raise taxes in Upper Milford Township has been approved and will be on the ballot in November’s general election, township supervisors said Thursday evening. The Lehigh County Board... Read more
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Orange County Register
Regulators propose leaving more water for fish in riverSAN FRANCISCO – Regulators on Thursday proposed leaving more water for struggli
Regulators propose leaving more water for fish in river
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Regulators on Thursday proposed leaving more water for struggling native fish and pumping less to farms from the overtapped San Joaquin River system, in what could be one of the most significant overhauls of water allocation this... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
More PG&E land set to be taken over for parks, ag, conservationA proposed land deal to create a community park in Fall River Mills could take
More PG&E land set to be taken over for parks, ag, conservation
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 days ago
A proposed land deal to create a community park in Fall River Mills could take another step forward next week, but the project will have to get in line with a dozen other pending land transfers in Shasta County. Collectively, the transfers aim to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Six vie for two spots on city councilSix candidates have thrown their hats into race for two spots on the Milpitas C
Six vie for two spots on city council
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
Six candidates have thrown their hats into race for two spots on the Milpitas City Council. Those seats are currently occupied by Vice Mayor Carmen Montano and Councilwoman Debbie Indihar Giordano, up for election on Nov. 8. Both Indihar Giordano... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Environmentalists say new mining regulations proposal still doesn't cut itAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine's Board of Environmental Protection held
Environmentalists say new mining regulations proposal still doesn't cut it
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine's Board of Environmental Protection held a public hearing Thursday to discuss a new mining regulations proposal for the state -- but environmentalists still think it's not strong enough. The conversation is one... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Environmentalists say new mining regulations proposal still doesn't cut itAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine's Board of Environmental Protection held
Environmentalists say new mining regulations proposal still doesn't cut it
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine's Board of Environmental Protection held a public hearing Thursday to discuss a new mining regulations proposal for the state -- but environmentalists still think it's not strong enough. The conversation is one... Read more
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The Signal
Regulators propose leaving more water for fish in riverSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Regulators on Thursday proposed leaving more water for str
Regulators propose leaving more water for fish in river
The Signal / Posted 9 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Regulators on Thursday proposed leaving more water for struggling native fish and pumping less to farms from the overtapped San Joaquin River system, in what could be one of the most significant overhauls of water allocation this... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Opponents attack proposed metal mining rules in MaineDemocratic Rep. Ralph Chapman of Brooksville said that the Board of Environment
Opponents attack proposed metal mining rules in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Democratic Rep. Ralph Chapman of Brooksville said that the Board of Environmental Protection and Department of Environmental Protection are in “an untenable situation” because a 2012 law that the new rules apply to “constrains your ability” to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California proposes steering more river water to fish – less to farms, citiesriver water use for human needs, state water regulators on Thursday presented a
California proposes steering more river water to fish – less to farms, cities
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
river water use for human needs, state water regulators on Thursday presented a stark new reality to some California cities and farms that receive water from the San Joaquin River and its tributaries. In order to protect endangered fish at critical... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Want jobs? Vote for candidates willing to pay for clean waterClean Water With election day fast approaching, we are certain to hear more ab
Want jobs? Vote for candidates willing to pay for clean water
The Addison County Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Clean Water With election day fast approaching, we are certain to hear more about “jobs,” “growing economic opportunity” and “building a stronger economy” from candidates for office at all levels. As we should. There is only one problem. How do... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 14 September 2016Thursday, 15 September 2016, 1:08 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL Q
Questions & Answers - 14 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Thursday, 15 September 2016, 1:08 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSConfidence—Ministers1. Hon ANNETTE KING (Deputy Leader—Labour) to the Prime Minister: Does he have... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Minnesota may not support Red River flood projectFARGO, N.D. — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is warning federal officials not to pr
Minnesota may not support Red River flood project
Finance and Commerce / Posted 10 days ago
FARGO, N.D. — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is warning federal officials not to presume his state will approve a permit for a Red River flood diversion around the cities of Fargo and Moorhead. In a recent letter to the director of the Office of... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Local Business Guide - 2016Need medical care in a hurry? Get better with the help of AFC Urgent Care, the
Local Business Guide - 2016
Bay Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Need medical care in a hurry? Get better with the help of AFC Urgent Care, the new name of AFC Doctors Express. AFC Urgent Care is a well-established, full-service urgent care center that provides walk-in medical care for all non-emergency illnesses... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Espousing the Katsina DreamKatsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has a dream for the state and is beg
Espousing the Katsina Dream
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has a dream for the state and is beginning to live it. Coming back from a business trip to China and India a fortnight ago, where he had gone to attract investors as well as showcase the potential that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Level Panel On the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental ChangeWORKING GROUP 1 ACTS - THE TRIPLE CHALLENGES OF POVERTY, UNEMPLOYMENT AND INEQU
High Level Panel On the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
WORKING GROUP 1 ACTS - THE TRIPLE CHALLENGES OF POVERTY, UNEMPLOYMENT AND INEQUALITY - THE CREATION AND EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION OF WEALTH The Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) seeks to give effect to the right to fair labour practices... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County names new Parks and Open Space directorEric Lane, the former director of the Colorado Department of Agriculture's Cons
Boulder County names new Parks and Open Space director
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
Eric Lane, the former director of the Colorado Department of Agriculture's Conservation Services Division, has been named Boulder County's new Parks and Open Space director. Lane "comes to Boulder County with a strong background in conservation and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
County Fare | 'American Pickers' may be interested in your valuablesGot cool old stuff? Then you have the potential to get "picked" for the 16th se
County Fare | 'American Pickers' may be interested in your valuables
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
Got cool old stuff? Then you have the potential to get "picked" for the 16th season of the popular History Channel documentary television series, "American Pickers." Hosts Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz and their crew will be swinging through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eastern Province Farmers Seek Ways to Cope With DroughtThe plane fields of the Eastern Province have since time immemorial been known
Eastern Province Farmers Seek Ways to Cope With Drought
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The plane fields of the Eastern Province have since time immemorial been known in Rwanda as a cattle corridor and, thus, the land of milk. The land has been given names that still resonates with wealth like, "a land of both cattle and men." But... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Burmese SpringAung San Suu Kyi, in November, 2010, she began a long-awaited entry into politi
The Burmese Spring
The New Yorker / Posted 11 days ago
Aung San Suu Kyi, in November, 2010, she began a long-awaited entry into politics. This spring, she was cheered by crowds of supporters as she campaigned for the parliamentary elections, which seem to herald a new era in Burmese history.Credit... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lincoln Hub to play a role in agricultural eco-system13 2016 – Facilitating innovation in the agricultural sector is crucial if the
Lincoln Hub to play a role in agricultural eco-system
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
13 2016 – Facilitating innovation in the agricultural sector is crucial if the industry is to meet the challenge of safeguarding New Zealand’s global competitiveness in the future.That is the key principle behind Lincoln Hub, the... Read more
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