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Style Weekly
Museum at a CrossroadMuseum of Fine Arts, may hinge on whether it can enhance its national reputatio
Museum at a Crossroad
Style Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
Museum of Fine Arts, may hinge on whether it can enhance its national reputation, become an indispensable educational resource and find millions of dollars in financial support beyond Richmond. That advice comes in a new strategic plan for... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Question #10: What is your economic development plan?presented in conjunction with Lowcountry Local First, Preservation Society of C
Question #10: What is your economic development plan?
Charleston City Paper / Posted 12 hours ago
presented in conjunction with Lowcountry Local First, Preservation Society of Charleston, S.C. Community Loan Fund, Coastal Conservation League, and IfYouWereMayor.com. In it, candidates have been asked to answer a series of questions regarding... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Montclair is dry, but it's not a droughtthis past Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and yesterday. Here's the
Montclair is dry, but it's not a drought
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
this past Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and yesterday. Here's the National Weather Service's upcoming weather forecast: Tomorrow, partly sunny, "slight chance of showers." Saturday, sunny. Sunday, sunny. Monday, Labor Day, sunny.... Read more
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Yale Daily News
UPCLOSE: The YCBA, renewedIn 1977, an American Studies doctoral candidate named Amy Meyers arrived on Yal
UPCLOSE: The YCBA, renewed
Yale Daily News / Posted yesterday
In 1977, an American Studies doctoral candidate named Amy Meyers arrived on Yale’s campus, just as the Yale Center for British Art opened its doors to the public for the first time. Nearly 40 years later, Meyers is the center’s director,... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
'The Great Divide' documentary showing at Sterling Middle SchoolMillions of people, billions of dollars and an enormous amount of economic acti
'The Great Divide' documentary showing at Sterling Middle School
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Millions of people, billions of dollars and an enormous amount of economic activity across a vast swath of America from California to the Mississippi River are all dependent on rivers born in Colorado's mountains. In a time of mounting demand and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Study begins of York River, ‘stunning natural resource’YORK, Maine — Paul Dest, the director of the Wells National Estuarine Research
Study begins of York River, ‘stunning natural resource’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
YORK, Maine — Paul Dest, the director of the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve, has been working for the past six years on plans to protect the York River. And during that time, he said, he has come to realize what a gem it is. “People look... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Obama to announce Alaska grants, new role for Denali CommissionThe centerpiece message of President Barack Obama’s Alaska visit is a push for
Obama to announce Alaska grants, new role for Denali Commission
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 2 days ago
The centerpiece message of President Barack Obama’s Alaska visit is a push for swift international action to battle climate change, with the state offered as evidence of the growing danger posed by inaction. “Villages are being damaged by powerful... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Organizations Calendar (Sept. 2)Richard Hiss, 575-202-1937. Native Plant Society of New Mexico Program: 7 p.m.
Organizations Calendar (Sept. 2)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
Richard Hiss, 575-202-1937. Native Plant Society of New Mexico Program: 7 p.m. Sept. 9 in the conference room, Social Center, University Terrace Good Samaritan Village, 3011 Buena Vida Circle. Speaker will be Ted Hodoba, who will present... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Stories of the Land: Saving small spacesRock. Dubbed the Ironwood Square Community Arboretum, it is the land occupying
Stories of the Land: Saving small spaces
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
Rock. Dubbed the Ironwood Square Community Arboretum, it is the land occupying the backyard of CMLC, the Children & Family Resource Center, and the Free Clinics.

He looked like he had seen a ghost. I was worried that something was wrong. I... Read more

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The Hendersonville Times-News
Stories of the Land: Saving small spacesRock. Dubbed the Ironwood Square Community Arboretum, it is the land occupying
Stories of the Land: Saving small spaces
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
Rock. Dubbed the Ironwood Square Community Arboretum, it is the land occupying the backyard of CMLC, the Children & Family Resource Center, and the Free Clinics. He looked like he had seen a ghost. I was worried that something was wrong. I... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Restoration effort planned for North Star Nature Preserve in SeptemberCounty joining forces with AVLT, RFOV, ACES, others on habitat improvements A
Restoration effort planned for North Star Nature Preserve in September
Aspen Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
County joining forces with AVLT, RFOV, ACES, others on habitat improvements A large restoration effort is set for mid-September at the North Star Nature Preserve east of Aspen, and volunteers are being sought to help shore up the Roaring Fork... Read more
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Salon.com
The GOP’s stunning new attack on America’s national forestson Two Republican bills currently making their way through Congress should ang
The GOP’s stunning new attack on America’s national forests
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
on Two Republican bills currently making their way through Congress should anger any American who cares about the nation’s forests. Introduced this summer, both bills are pro-industry and anti-environment — and seek to eliminate the public... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Area News In Brief...Penn Soil Resource Conservation and Development Council, in partnership with th
Area News In Brief...
Warren Times Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Penn Soil Resource Conservation and Development Council, in partnership with the Oil Region Alliance of Business, Industry and Tourism (ORA) was recently awarded $105,000 from the Elizabeth S. Black Charitable Trust, of which PNC is trustee for four... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Postcards from NormThe town of New Milford has grown remarkably fast during recent decades. Yet th
Postcards from Norm
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 9 days ago
The town of New Milford has grown remarkably fast during recent decades. Yet the attentive eye can still find images of its small-town charm. This photo was taken in 2005 from Second Hill Road. Photo: Norm Cummings / Norm Cummings /Spectrum Even... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Groups File Notice of Intent to Sue EPA Over Dangerous Drilling and Fracking Wastehealth and the environment. The groups filing today’s notice letter are the En
Groups File Notice of Intent to Sue EPA Over Dangerous Drilling and Fracking Waste
CommonDreams.org / Posted 9 days ago
health and the environment. The groups filing today’s notice letter are the Environmental Integrity Project, Natural Resources Defense Council, Earthworks, Responsible Drilling Alliance, San Juan Citizens Alliance, West Virginia Surface... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Weed Tour: Statewide group visits Fremont Countyoffered the invitation to give members of the statewide group an opportunity to
Weed Tour: Statewide group visits Fremont County
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
offered the invitation to give members of the statewide group an opportunity to see first-hand the noxious weed control efforts underway locally. Fremont County Weed Coordinator Jana Rapetti led much of the morning tour as the group visited the... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
SWCD to host meeting for landownersThe Adams County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold a public meetin
SWCD to host meeting for landowners
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
The Adams County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold a public meeting at 7:30 a.m. Sept. 8 at the Adams County USDA Service Center, 975 S. 11th St., Decatur. The purpose of the meeting is to bring together landowners, land users and... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 26)Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District: The Doña Ana Soil and Water Cons
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 26)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 9 days ago
Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District: The Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District, along with other local governments from the TriCounty region of Doña Ana, Sierra and Otero Counties, will participate in a joint coordination meeting... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Calendar,WEDNESDAY 9 a.m. — Registration for the West Texas Association of Soil and Wate
Calendar,
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
WEDNESDAY 9 a.m. — Registration for the West Texas Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts meeting, Christoval Vineyards and Winery, 5000A Cralle Road 10 a.m., 10:30 a.m. — Stories and songs, Stephens Central Library, 33 W. Beauregard... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Coca-Cola's Latest Environmental Victory Is More Complicated Than It Seemsof its Dasani water in the 12-month period ending in May. Coke announced it had
Coca-Cola's Latest Environmental Victory Is More Complicated Than It Seems
The Huffington Post / Posted 10 days ago
of its Dasani water in the 12-month period ending in May. Coke announced it had replenished 94 percent of the water used for all of its drink production, which translated to 126.7 billion liters. “As a consumer of water, the Coca-Cola system has... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Bishop O'Dowd embraces, teaches all things greenprivate Oakland hills Catholic high school, the teen will get even more opportu
Bishop O'Dowd embraces, teaches all things green
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
private Oakland hills Catholic high school, the teen will get even more opportunities with a slate of new environmental efforts on the campus. As part of its mission, Bishop O'Dowd High School aims to create a sustainable environment with an... Read more
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Post Magazine
SMPTE announces awards recipients2015 — The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, a worldwide lead
SMPTE announces awards recipients
Post Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
2015 — The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, a worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, have revealed the outstanding industry members who... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Freeman launches School Committee write-in campaignAndrea Freeman A third woman has announced her intention to run as a write-in c
Freeman launches School Committee write-in campaign
Leominster Champion / Posted 15 days ago
Andrea Freeman A third woman has announced her intention to run as a write-in candidate for an available at-large seat on the School Committee in November’s municipal election. Andrea M. Freeman, 46, a public health advocate, made her candidacy... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ecologists roll a century's work on food-webs into a single modelUniversity's Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. The model capture
Ecologists roll a century's work on food-webs into a single model
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
University's Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. The model captures the structure of all the consumer-resource links, plants capturing sunlight, predators eating prey, and parasites eating hosts, that connect species in food... Read more
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Columbia Star
Richland County educators learn about power production at Santee Cooper’s Energy Educators Instituteto two Richland County educators, as part of the 30th annual Energy Educators I
Richland County educators learn about power production at Santee Cooper’s Energy Educators Institute
Columbia Star / Posted 15 days ago
to two Richland County educators, as part of the 30th annual Energy Educators Institute series at the Wampee Conference Center in Pinopolis, S.C. This year, 75 educators from across the state participated in this graduate level course,... Read more
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The Burton View
Academy of Natural Resources teaches how to bring woods, water, wildlife into classroommight think, after nine months in the classroom, the last place a teacher would
Academy of Natural Resources teaches how to bring woods, water, wildlife into classroom
The Burton View / Posted 15 days ago
might think, after nine months in the classroom, the last place a teacher would want to be in the summer is in school. But for the last eight years, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources has been luring school teachers back to class for a... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Bishop O'Dowd embraces, teaches all things greenprivate Oakland hills Catholic high school, the teen will get even more opportu
Bishop O'Dowd embraces, teaches all things green
Oakland Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
private Oakland hills Catholic high school, the teen will get even more opportunities with a slate of new environmental efforts on the campus. As part of its mission, Bishop O'Dowd High School aims to create a sustainable environment with an... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Colby Mangum honored as top cowboy at PYF rodeoColby Mangum (center) accepts his hand-tooled Ringlestein saddle donated by Ata
Colby Mangum honored as top cowboy at PYF rodeo
Pleasanton Express / Posted 16 days ago
Colby Mangum (center) accepts his hand-tooled Ringlestein saddle donated by Atascosa Livestock Exchange while being honored with the Cowboy of the Year title prior to the Pleasanton Young Farmers Cowboy of the Year Open Rodeo last Friday, August 14.... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 19)or nmsoc.org. Breast Cancer Support Group of the Community Foundation: 10-11:4
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 19)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 16 days ago
or nmsoc.org. Breast Cancer Support Group of the Community Foundation: 10-11:45 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Medical Center, 2450 S. Telshor Blvd., Annex Bldg., west side of main entrance. Speaker will be Dr. William Adler of MMC Cancer... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Pittsburg, Bay Point: $1.395 million in Keller Canyon grants approvedBy Sam Richards PITTSBURG -- A resident Bay Point sheriff's deputy, a second r
Pittsburg, Bay Point: $1.395 million in Keller Canyon grants approved
Inside Bay Area / Posted 16 days ago
By Sam Richards PITTSBURG -- A resident Bay Point sheriff's deputy, a second resident deputy to serve as a school resource officer and code enforcement efforts in Bay Point will again get the biggest chunks of the 2015-16 Keller Canyon Mitigation... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Pittsburg, Bay Point: $1.395 million in Keller Canyon grants approvedBy Sam Richards PITTSBURG -- A resident Bay Point sheriff's deputy, a second r
Pittsburg, Bay Point: $1.395 million in Keller Canyon grants approved
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 16 days ago
By Sam Richards PITTSBURG -- A resident Bay Point sheriff's deputy, a second resident deputy to serve as a school resource officer and code enforcement efforts in Bay Point will again get the biggest chunks of the 2015-16 Keller Canyon Mitigation... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Former state representative Julia Wasserman dead at 91as a teenage girl, served as a U.S. Army captain during the Korean War, represe
Former state representative Julia Wasserman dead at 91
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
as a teenage girl, served as a U.S. Army captain during the Korean War, represented Newtown in the state legislature for 18 years and led the town’s efforts to buy Fairfield Hills. Wasserman, 91, died Tuesday morning after decades of public... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Runner in 100-mile race tumbles down Pine Creek Valley embankmentfell down the slope about 25 feet about 11:58 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of
Runner in 100-mile race tumbles down Pine Creek Valley embankment
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
fell down the slope about 25 feet about 11:58 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of Slate Run Road, according to a spokesman for the Waterville Volunteer Fire Co., one of three agencies responding to the rescue during the Eastern States 100 Miler,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wildlife Gives Early Warning of Antibiotic Resistanceresistance among humans, domestic animals and wildlife in Chobe National Park a
Wildlife Gives Early Warning of Antibiotic Resistance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
resistance among humans, domestic animals and wildlife in Chobe National Park and two villages in northern Botswana. Forty-one per cent of the faecal samples from 18 wild species contained E. coli resistant to one or two of ten antibiotics... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PNoy orders Cabinet to prepare plan for strongest El Niño since 1950MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III met with his Cabinet on Mond
PNoy orders Cabinet to prepare plan for strongest El Niño since 1950
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III met with his Cabinet on Monday to discuss the government efforts in addressing the El Niño. "President Aquino directed the Cabinet to prepare a detailed road map for addressing the adverse effects... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Green Jobs bill set for House approvalMANILA, Philippines - The House Committee on Labor and Employment has approved
Green Jobs bill set for House approval
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The House Committee on Labor and Employment has approved and endorsed for plenary approval the Green Jobs bill, a first-of-its-kind measure which seeks to open job opportunities in the field of green technology and environment... Read more
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The Border Mail
Natural directionRossellini is moving through the SoHo loft where we meet, admiring the décor an
Natural direction
The Border Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Rossellini is moving through the SoHo loft where we meet, admiring the décor and the light and becoming nostalgic about her former home in nearby Tribeca. "Oh, it's so be-yootiful," she purrs in her lilting Italian accent. "This is just an office?"... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County newsGlen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County news
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Glen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in Yellow Springs, has been placed under permanent protection through two conservation easements completed last week. Under the easements, the entire property will be... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County newsGlen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County news
Dayton Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Glen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in Yellow Springs, has been placed under permanent protection through two conservation easements completed last week. Under the easements, the entire property will be... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Hearings could decide fate of fisheriesTwo hearings this month could change the face of Alaska's salmon fisheries fore
Hearings could decide fate of fisheries
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 20 days ago
Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska's salmon fisheries forever. On Aug. 21, the Department of Natural Resources will hear both sides on competing claims to water rights for salmon streams from Upper Cook Inlet's Chuitna River and... Read more
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Burbank Leader
Burbank rallies in face of droughtnow in its fourth year. “We have really been working hard to bring it down,” s
Burbank rallies in face of drought
Burbank Leader / Posted 21 days ago
now in its fourth year. “We have really been working hard to bring it down,” she said. “Concessions have been made.” For example, taking fewer and shorter showers, using nitrile gloves instead of frequent hand-washing, filling the pool only... Read more
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SciDev.net
Wildlife gives early warning of antibiotic resistanceas hippos and waterbucks having higher levels of multi-drug resistant microorga
Wildlife gives early warning of antibiotic resistance
SciDev.net / Posted 21 days ago
as hippos and waterbucks having higher levels of multi-drug resistant microorganisms.” Kathleen Alexander, Virginia Tech Forty-one per cent of the faecal samples from 18 wild species contained E. coli resistant to one or two of ten antibiotics... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterJudge denies NEXUS request for temporary restraining order DOWN
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 21 days ago
By Staff WriterJudge denies NEXUS request for temporary restraining order DOWNTOWN AKRON — Summit County Common Pleas Court Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands denied NEXUS Gas Transmission’s motion for a temporary restraining order Aug. 12 in the... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Society discusses ethnic heritageare part of a community outreach initiative started in 2014 to promote the McGu
Society discusses ethnic heritage
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
are part of a community outreach initiative started in 2014 to promote the McGuffey legacy of citizenship, character, conservation, values and the importance of literacy. William Holmes McGuffey is known as "America's Schoolmaster" and the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
WaterWatch to sue, claiming Deschutes flows managed poorlyirrigation districts, accusing them of violating the Endangered Species Act by
WaterWatch to sue, claiming Deschutes flows managed poorly
KTVZ Bend / Posted 22 days ago
irrigation districts, accusing them of violating the Endangered Species Act by failing to ensure adequate streamflows for the threatened Oregon spotted frog. More From KTVZ.COM The group has send a 60-day notice of intent to sue to managers... Read more
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The Columbian
State proposes no limits on lower Columbia bass, walleye catchWashington fishery officials are proposing size and bag limits for walleye and
State proposes no limits on lower Columbia bass, walleye catch
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
Washington fishery officials are proposing size and bag limits for walleye and bass in the Columbia River and tributaries contiguous with Oregon be eliminated beginning in July of 2016. A public meeting to take comments on the proposal, plus rule... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Study: Fees could spur water savingsfees to reward reduced use, according to a study released this week. The study
Study: Fees could spur water savings
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
fees to reward reduced use, according to a study released this week. The study, “Water Connection Charges: A Tool for Encouraging Water-Efficient Growth,” shows that tap fees and related charges could help growing Colorado cities manage... Read more
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Valencia County News-Bulletin
Noticias ()AUG. 13 VALENCIA COUNTY WOODCARVERS Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Belen C
Noticias ()
Valencia County News-Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
AUG. 13 VALENCIA COUNTY WOODCARVERS Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park. They offer free woodcarving instruction at any level. For information, call 864-6788. BELEN STITCHERS... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper- 3:16 pm Fish Factor: Salmon streams' future Two hearings this month could c
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
- 3:16 pm Fish Factor: Salmon streams' future Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska's salmon fisheries forever. On Aug. 21, the Department of Natural Resources will hear both sides on competing claims to water rights for salmon... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Energy Conservation and Solar Options Addressed at Aug. 26 Workshops and Tour in Pineville(Press Release from MU Extension Office) Investing in energy conservation is c
Energy Conservation and Solar Options Addressed at Aug. 26 Workshops and Tour in Pineville
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 23 days ago
(Press Release from MU Extension Office) Investing in energy conservation is currently providing one of the best returns on a person's money according to Bob Schultheis, a natural resource engineering specialist with University of Missouri... Read more
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