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Payson Roundup
Fulton Fire uncomfortably close to the Creekthere had been no torching. Those who remember the dramatic fire that burned f
Fulton Fire uncomfortably close to the Creek
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 days ago
there had been no torching. Those who remember the dramatic fire that burned from the East Verde River to the west side of Promontory Point back in 1990 will tell you of loss of homes and evacuations. With the Fulton Fire, elimination of fuels... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Billy on the Box: All is rather noisy on Western frontcruelty is not on that list, with the exception of St Patrick allegedly banishi
Billy on the Box: All is rather noisy on Western front
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
cruelty is not on that list, with the exception of St Patrick allegedly banishing the snakes from the aforementioned promontory, but the third of our wise men, Colm O'Rourke, had no such qualms. "There's different ways to skin a cat, you can... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack school district wrestles with continued growthlist of concerns is finding more space for students. And the quickest way to do
Chilliwack school district wrestles with continued growth
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 3 days ago
list of concerns is finding more space for students. And the quickest way to do that is to move ahead with the addition to Promontory Heights elementary school. That hasn't been approved by the Ministry of Education yet, and comes with a price tag... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack school district wrestles with continued growthlist of concerns is finding more space for students. And the quickest way to do
Chilliwack school district wrestles with continued growth
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
list of concerns is finding more space for students. And the quickest way to do that is to move ahead with the addition to Promontory Heights elementary school. That hasn't been approved by the Ministry of Education yet, and comes with a price tag... Read more
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BC Local News
Good news and bad news with increased enrolment in Chilliwack schoolscapacities won't be available until Sept. 30, but some numbers have been confir
Good news and bad news with increased enrolment in Chilliwack schools
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
capacities won't be available until Sept. 30, but some numbers have been confirmed. In June, the district predicted Promontory Heights Elementary, for example, would have 591 students putting it at 186 per cent capacity for the school built... Read more
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Wilson County News
A glance backan account of Sutherland Springs. The town which bears the name of Sutherland S
A glance back
Wilson County News / Posted 4 days ago
an account of Sutherland Springs. The town which bears the name of Sutherland Springs is very prettily situated on a hilly promontory, projecting into the valley of the Cibolo (or Sewilla, as it is pronounced), and from which elevation you can see... Read more
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The Irish Times
Living a fairy-tale life in a gothic castle in Germanyas Württemberg’s Fairy-tale Castle. This 19th century neo-gothic style building
Living a fairy-tale life in a gothic castle in Germany
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
as Württemberg’s Fairy-tale Castle. This 19th century neo-gothic style building, perched atop a free-standing, rocky promontory overlooking the glorious sloping landscape of the Swabian Alb, has been my home for the past three months and will... Read more
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Times of Malta
Malta proud of its choral book collectionsset of choral books in use at the troglodyte chapel of the Nativity in the Cast
Malta proud of its choral book collections
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
set of choral books in use at the troglodyte chapel of the Nativity in the Castrum Maris (Fort St Angelo) on the Vittoriosa promontory. The title page of the book by Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) containing her mystic visions in song Liber... Read more
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Daily Mail
Amazing slow-motion footage shows NASA SLS booster testup at nearly 6,000 degrees Fahrenheit for a successful, two-minute qualificatio
Amazing slow-motion footage shows NASA SLS booster test
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
up at nearly 6,000 degrees Fahrenheit for a successful, two-minute qualification test at Orbital ATK's test facilities in Promontory, Utah. 'This video shows the booster's nozzle plug intentionally breaking apart. 'The smoky ring coming off the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Oil spill from Great Australian Bight project would be 'catastrophic'to the report, if a spill was to occur there would be a 70 per cent chance of r
Oil spill from Great Australian Bight project would be 'catastrophic'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
to the report, if a spill was to occur there would be a 70 per cent chance of reaching Apollo Bay and Wilsons Promontory, in Victoria, in winter. It would also have a 41 per cent chance of reaching the News South Wales south coast in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Oil spill from Great Australian Bight project would be 'catastrophic'to the report, if a spill was to occur there would be a 70 per cent chance of r
Oil spill from Great Australian Bight project would be 'catastrophic'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
to the report, if a spill was to occur there would be a 70 per cent chance of reaching Apollo Bay and Wilsons Promontory, in Victoria, in winter. It would also have a 41 per cent chance of reaching the News South Wales south coast in... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack parents upset about homeless camp near schoolLittered underneath the canopy of a large cedar tree on a property on Promontor
Chilliwack parents upset about homeless camp near school
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
Littered underneath the canopy of a large cedar tree on a property on Promontory Road are clothing, purses, makeup and blankets. There are also bike parts, syringes and human waste, evidence of an ongoing encampment of homeless individuals. And one... Read more
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Connecticut Post
When Forrest Fenn treasure hunters hit a dead endalso was published in a second book, Too Far to Walk, in 2013. He pulled up a
When Forrest Fenn treasure hunters hit a dead end
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
also was published in a second book, Too Far to Walk, in 2013. He pulled up a Google Earth image of the site on top of The Promontory, a peninsula in the middle of Yellowstone Lake, and pointed out a cluster of objects that resembles an image on... Read more
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Greenwich Time
When Forrest Fenn treasure hunters hit a dead endalso was published in a second book, Too Far to Walk, in 2013. He pulled up a
When Forrest Fenn treasure hunters hit a dead end
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
also was published in a second book, Too Far to Walk, in 2013. He pulled up a Google Earth image of the site on top of The Promontory, a peninsula in the middle of Yellowstone Lake, and pointed out a cluster of objects that resembles an image on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
When Forrest Fenn treasure hunters hit a dead endalso was published in a second book, Too Far to Walk, in 2013. He pulled up a
When Forrest Fenn treasure hunters hit a dead end
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
also was published in a second book, Too Far to Walk, in 2013. He pulled up a Google Earth image of the site on top of The Promontory, a peninsula in the middle of Yellowstone Lake, and pointed out a cluster of objects that resembles an image on... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Historic Godfather Mansion is on the marketguests for a seated dinner and grounds to accommodate more than 1,000 people, a
Historic Godfather Mansion is on the market
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
guests for a seated dinner and grounds to accommodate more than 1,000 people, among other attributes. Sitting on its own promontory, The Beverly House consists of approximately 50,000 square feet and in excess of 525,000 cubic feet of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hajj pilgrims return to scene of deadly stampedeof officers regulated the flow of pilgrims who sent stones raining down. Three
Hajj pilgrims return to scene of deadly stampede
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
of officers regulated the flow of pilgrims who sent stones raining down. Three policemen stationed overhead on a metal promontory sent instructions by walkie-talkie to officers on the ground who intervened when pilgrims lingered too long or... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Entertaining soldier crabsAustralia, reaching as far south as Perth in the west, and around the coast of
Entertaining soldier crabs
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Australia, reaching as far south as Perth in the west, and around the coast of Queensland and New South Wales to Wilsons Promontory, Victoria. This crab spends much of the time buried in the sand. They emerge to the surface a few hours before... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Crossroads Urban Center, Table X and Beehive Cheese Co.cheese contest winning 12 awards out of 18 total categories. Among the winners
Crossroads Urban Center, Table X and Beehive Cheese Co.
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
cheese contest winning 12 awards out of 18 total categories. Among the winners were Beehive Cheese's Apple Walnut Smoked, Promontory, and my favorite, Big John's Cajun. For a spicy Cajun-Creole spin on pizza, I recommend grating some Big John's... Read more
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Business Wire
AMCAL Sells Student Housing Development to Cal State University Monterey Bay for $68.5 Millionat Monterey Bay. “It was fully occupied on Day 1 and we believe it will be a va
AMCAL Sells Student Housing Development to Cal State University Monterey Bay for $68.5 Million
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
at Monterey Bay. “It was fully occupied on Day 1 and we believe it will be a valuable asset for years to come.” The Promontory was AMCAL’s first student housing development. Set on eight acres, it consists of three four-story buildings each... Read more
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Variety
‘Glee’ Producer Joe Keenan Sells Studio City Compoundmain residence, a clapboard-clad Colonial originally built in the late 1930s, s
‘Glee’ Producer Joe Keenan Sells Studio City Compound
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
main residence, a clapboard-clad Colonial originally built in the late 1930s, sits on a gated and exceptionally private promontory of not quite 1.5 acres, with tree-framed views that extend clear across the San Fernando Valley. It measures in at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PHILIP MARTIN: Must believe in scienceout by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (last updated
PHILIP MARTIN: Must believe in science
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
out by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (last updated in 2000) my sister's house rests on a thin promontory of land stretching miles out into the Gulf of Mexico. (Louisiana is losing its coast at the rate of 20 square... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Must believe in scienceout by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (last updated
Must believe in science
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
out by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (last updated in 2000) my sister's house rests on a thin promontory of land stretching miles out into the Gulf of Mexico. (Louisiana is losing its coast at the rate of 20 square... Read more
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Money Management
CBA compensates over 700 clientsin compensation for 414 cases in the program as at 30 April, according to a rep
CBA compensates over 700 clients
Money Management / Posted 20 days ago
in compensation for 414 cases in the program as at 30 April, according to a report by the independent program expert, Promontory Financial Group. The bank said it had paid an additional $52 million in compensation in the past. Additionally,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Deer populations rising, along with antler sizeCox, from the Invasive Species Council, said it was concerning that Sambar Deer
Deer populations rising, along with antler size
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Cox, from the Invasive Species Council, said it was concerning that Sambar Deer had recently been observed in Wilsons Promontory for the first time. "Sambar deer are widespread throughout Victoria. There are probably hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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The Courier
Deer populations rising, along with antler sizeCox, from the Invasive Species Council, said it was concerning that Sambar Deer
Deer populations rising, along with antler size
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Cox, from the Invasive Species Council, said it was concerning that Sambar Deer had recently been observed in Wilsons Promontory for the first time. "Sambar deer are widespread throughout Victoria. There are probably hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Senglea – a gem enclosed by spectacular bastionsDuring his magistracy, part of the Isola peninsula was surrounded by bastions.
Senglea – a gem enclosed by spectacular bastions
Times of Malta / Posted 22 days ago
During his magistracy, part of the Isola peninsula was surrounded by bastions. The progress made soon started to shape the promontory into a new fortified city – prompting La Sengle to raise its status to that of a city bearing his own name. From... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Chichester farm aims to meet growing demand for local produceinterest’ and therefore should be assessed before any building work takes place
Chichester farm aims to meet growing demand for local produce
Chichester Observer / Posted 25 days ago
interest’ and therefore should be assessed before any building work takes place. He said: “A site such as this on a promontory of relatively high ground on the coastal plain is likely to have been attractive to settlement and other... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack enrolment up as kids go back to overfull schoolsfew spaces available for new students.” The south side is particularly full an
Chilliwack enrolment up as kids go back to overfull schools
BC Local News / Posted 25 days ago
few spaces available for new students.” The south side is particularly full and growing. As reported in the Times in June, Promontory Heights Elementary is at 186 per cent capacity with expected enrolment next week of 591 students in a building... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack school district braces for tight year aheadup for class. Earlier this year, the board toured Education Minister Mike Berni
Chilliwack school district braces for tight year ahead
BC Local News / Posted 25 days ago
up for class. Earlier this year, the board toured Education Minister Mike Bernier around Chilliwack, including a visit to Promontory elementary. The school is nowhere near big enough to handle the demand of the surrounding area, and the board... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack school district braces for tight year aheadup for class. Earlier this year, the board toured Education Minister Mike Berni
Chilliwack school district braces for tight year ahead
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 25 days ago
up for class. Earlier this year, the board toured Education Minister Mike Bernier around Chilliwack, including a visit to Promontory elementary. The school is nowhere near big enough to handle the demand of the surrounding area, and the board... Read more
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International Business Times
Divers discover human bones allegedly used in voodoo-like ritual off Spanish coasthuman names scratched onto them. The macabre discoveries were made in the Medi
Divers discover human bones allegedly used in voodoo-like ritual off Spanish coast
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
human names scratched onto them. The macabre discoveries were made in the Mediterranean Sea near the Peñon de Ifach, a promontory of rocks popular as a site for the bereaved to cast the ashes of loved ones. A third package found nearby has not... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Alternative Dreams: 17th Century Chinese Paintings From the Tsao Collection' at LACMAwhat we’re doing, contemplating the scene. Slightly above and to the right, ano
'Alternative Dreams: 17th Century Chinese Paintings From the Tsao Collection' at LACMA
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
what we’re doing, contemplating the scene. Slightly above and to the right, another pavilion – this one empty – stands on a promontory silently inviting a viewer’s eye to rest a moment and gaze out over the meandering river below. Then the climb up... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet w
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 27 days ago
2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet which had been intended for his neighbour on Promontory Court; and the March 2016 shooting of a 22-year-old man while he was outside a home on Hawthorne Avenue. In July,... Read more
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Langley Times
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet w
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict
Langley Times / Posted 27 days ago
2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet which had been intended for his neighbour on Promontory Court; and the March 2016 shooting of a 22-year-old man while he was outside a home on Hawthorne Avenue. In July,... Read more
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Mission City Record
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet w
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict
Mission City Record / Posted 27 days ago
2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet which had been intended for his neighbour on Promontory Court; and the March 2016 shooting of a 22-year-old man while he was outside a home on Hawthorne Avenue. In July,... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet w
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict
Abbotsford News / Posted 27 days ago
2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet which had been intended for his neighbour on Promontory Court; and the March 2016 shooting of a 22-year-old man while he was outside a home on Hawthorne Avenue. In July,... Read more
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BC Local News
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet w
Guns and drugs seized, two arrested in connection to Townline Hill conflict
BC Local News / Posted 27 days ago
2015 death of innocent man Ping Shun Ao, 74, who was struck by a stray bullet which had been intended for his neighbour on Promontory Court; and the March 2016 shooting of a 22-year-old man while he was outside a home on Hawthorne Avenue. In July,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Forts under attack from neglect and vandalismwith the works. Fort Ricasoli is a bastioned fort built by the Order of Saint
Forts under attack from neglect and vandalism
Times of Malta / Posted 27 days ago
with the works. Fort Ricasoli is a bastioned fort built by the Order of Saint John between 1670 and 1698 and occupying a promontory known as Gallows’ Point. It has a commanding view of the entrance to Grand Harbour and of Fort St Elmo and is the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Podcast Festival set for Novemberpromotes wellness and inner beauty for women of color. Live shows will be reco
Chicago Podcast Festival set for November
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
promotes wellness and inner beauty for women of color. Live shows will be recorded at Steppenwolf’s new 1700 Theatre, The Promontory, Schubas Tavern and The Athenaeum Theatre’s main stage. Also in November is the Third Coast Conference, the... Read more
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The Age
Bringing back the devilconservation at the University of Tasmania's School of Biological Sciences. "It
Bringing back the devil
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
conservation at the University of Tasmania's School of Biological Sciences. "It was only out by 5 per cent." Wilsons Promontory has been suggested as a good site to introduce the species to the mainland. But that 5 per cent – the proportion... Read more
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Philly.com
The Hamlet pilgrimage in Denmark that wasn'thad never been to Denmark as far as anybody knows. Maybe he heard from sailors
The Hamlet pilgrimage in Denmark that wasn't
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
had never been to Denmark as far as anybody knows. Maybe he heard from sailors about the castle that stands on a promontory looking out over the Baltic Sea - it was a busy trade route - or from Will Kempe, who may have traveled there with... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cattle farmers oppose Snake Island hog deer hunting trial(Supplied: Snake Island Cattlemen's Association ) Shooters will be able to hun
Cattle farmers oppose Snake Island hog deer hunting trial
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 29 days ago
(Supplied: Snake Island Cattlemen's Association ) Shooters will be able to hunt hog deer on Snake Island near Wilson's Promontory from next year under a Victorian Government trial. Snake Island is a sand island, popular as a bushwalking... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bringing back the devilconservation at the University of Tasmania's School of Biological Sciences. "It
Bringing back the devil
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
conservation at the University of Tasmania's School of Biological Sciences. "It was only out by 5 per cent." Wilsons Promontory has been suggested as a good site to introduce the species to the mainland. But that 5 per cent – the proportion... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Memories of one of the Rim’s worst tragediestheir map was the innermost concentric ring in a fat, cigar shape extending fro
Memories of one of the Rim’s worst tragedies
Payson Roundup / Posted 30 days ago
their map was the innermost concentric ring in a fat, cigar shape extending from above Tonto Hatchery, across the neck of Promontory Point, to Woods Canyon Lake. Inside that ring as estimated to have received in excess of 18 inches of rainfall... Read more
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BC Local News
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRVRoad and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRV
BC Local News / Posted a month ago
Road and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley. Smoke could be clearly seen rising above Promontory and Ryder Lake neighbourhoods. Although the cause of the fire is still under investigation, Donna MacPherson,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRVRoad and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRV
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted a month ago
Road and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley. Smoke could be clearly seen rising above Promontory and Ryder Lake neighbourhoods. Although the cause of the fire is still under investigation, Donna MacPherson,... Read more

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