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CBS News
Maine town buzzing after elusive anaconda possibly spottedMaine has captivated the country. It’s the summer of the snake in Westbrook, a
Maine town buzzing after elusive anaconda possibly spotted
CBS News / Posted 36 minutes ago
Maine has captivated the country. It’s the summer of the snake in Westbrook, and for any sleuth the first stop has to be Riverbank Park, a lovely setting where some think danger may lurk. “When you come to the park you’ve just got to check the... Read more
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Christian Today
This time, ISIS uses flamethrower to execute 6 of its leaders in Iraq for trying to escape to SyriaThe captives were divided into two groups based on their religious sects and pu
This time, ISIS uses flamethrower to execute 6 of its leaders in Iraq for trying to escape to Syria
Christian Today / Posted 2 hours ago
The captives were divided into two groups based on their religious sects and put on lorries. However, they were taken to a riverbank instead and killed with machine gun fire. Almost all those massacred were Shia Muslims, according to reports. The... Read more
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Arkansas Times
A tiny bit of river trail in Little Rockexpenditure of $958,287 to take care of contingencies. The trail was expensive,
A tiny bit of river trail in Little Rock
Arkansas Times / Posted 3 hours ago
expenditure of $958,287 to take care of contingencies. The trail was expensive, Hood said, because of work to stabilize the riverbank it's built on. Funding came from a $590,000 Transportation Alternatives Program grant from Metroplan, which... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
U.S. Border Patrol agents seize 740 pounds of marijuana from SUV teetering on Rio Grande riverbankU.S. Custom and Border Patrol agents seized 740 pounds of marijuana from an SUV
U.S. Border Patrol agents seize 740 pounds of marijuana from SUV teetering on Rio Grande riverbank
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S. Custom and Border Patrol agents seized 740 pounds of marijuana from an SUV teetering on the Rio Grande riverbank near Brownsville Tuesday, according to a press release. The seizure occurred after a brief chase that ended with the SUV crashing... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'A lot of the kids do dive in': River warning after boy's deaththrough from Walton Bridge, you saw the dive teams going in from there." Polic
'A lot of the kids do dive in': River warning after boy's death
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 4 hours ago
through from Walton Bridge, you saw the dive teams going in from there." Police cordoned off a section of the riverbank Another eyewitness said: "From what I could see, most of the search was concentrated on the stretch of river... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Absolutely tragic' Walton river death recalled by witnessunderstood to be a pupil from Rydens School, was tragically found in the river
'Absolutely tragic' Walton river death recalled by witness
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 5 hours ago
understood to be a pupil from Rydens School, was tragically found in the river at around 4.40pm. People gathered on the riverbank as the search was carried out Sue Chambers, who lives on a boat at the side of the river with her husband Alan... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'A lot of the kids do dive in': River warning after boy's deaththrough from Walton Bridge, you saw the dive teams going in from there." Polic
'A lot of the kids do dive in': River warning after boy's death
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 hours ago
through from Walton Bridge, you saw the dive teams going in from there." Police cordoned off a section of the riverbank Another eyewitness said: "From what I could see, most of the search was concentrated on the stretch of river... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Rally in Westbrook tonight focuses on civil public debatesystem. The rally is intended to emphasize the importance of talking with othe
Rally in Westbrook tonight focuses on civil public debate
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 hours ago
system. The rally is intended to emphasize the importance of talking with others even if you disagree with them and the importance of civility and decency in our public debates. It will start at 6 p.m. at Riverbank Park. Copyrigh... Read more
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Observer
New turf for soccer fielda synthetic grass field at the Michael Branin Jr. Memorial Soccer Field (former
New turf for soccer field
Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
a synthetic grass field at the Michael Branin Jr. Memorial Soccer Field (formerly known as Thistle FC Futsal Facility) in Riverbank Park on Passaic Ave. at the foot of Afton Ave. It was the USSF, recalled town Recreation Director Ralph Cattafi,... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Giant snakeskin found in Maine identifiedtesting on the snakeskin for Westbrook police and confirmed it was anaconda ski
Giant snakeskin found in Maine identified
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 11 hours ago
testing on the snakeskin for Westbrook police and confirmed it was anaconda skin. The 10-foot snakeskin was found at Riverbank Park. Westbrook police said they do not know if the snakeskin was planted as a hoax or if it was left by an... Read more
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Spalding Today
Vandals leave Spalding’s knitting nannas in shredsYarn bombing nannas who brightened up a Spalding riverbank with wool sculptures
Vandals leave Spalding’s knitting nannas in shreds
Spalding Today / Posted 12 hours ago
Yarn bombing nannas who brightened up a Spalding riverbank with wool sculptures of the Queen and a colourful cat have been left in shreds by vandals who destroyed their art. Jan Neale, the nanna dubbed “River Banksy”, first came up with the idea and... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Future of Bideford building to be decided by councilare currently 91 members of TDC staff there but the buildings will be vacated b
Future of Bideford building to be decided by council
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
are currently 91 members of TDC staff there but the buildings will be vacated by the end of next year to a new extension to Riverbank House. Work is due to begin on the extension early next year and is set to be completed by the summer. The first... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Jones defense disputes efficacy of police tracking dogsbut no live scent leaving the bank. They also testified that Lester Jones’ live
Jones defense disputes efficacy of police tracking dogs
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
but no live scent leaving the bank. They also testified that Lester Jones’ live scent was tracked to the same part of the riverbank, under a railroad trestle. Platts and Julie Jones brought their dogs to Grand Junction about a month after... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 hours ago
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
FOX Carolina / Posted 21 hours ago
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 hours ago
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 21 hours ago
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Maine snake caught eating a beaver, is actually an anacondaas “100 percent from anaconda.” A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Maine snake caught eating a beaver, is actually an anaconda
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 hours ago
as “100 percent from anaconda.” A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it’s still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Rep. Gattine says rally event planned for Wednesday night in Westbrookto be hosted by Westbrook City Council's Ward One/Council President Brendan Rie
Rep. Gattine says rally event planned for Wednesday night in Westbrook
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 hours ago
to be hosted by Westbrook City Council's Ward One/Council President Brendan Rielly, lists the rally as being held at Riverbank Park from 6 to 7 p.m. I hope that people will turn out for this important event in Westbrook tomorrow evening.... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted yesterday
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Scientist: Python Perplexing Maine City Actually An Anacondaas “100 percent from anaconda.” A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Texas Scientist: Python Perplexing Maine City Actually An Anaconda
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
as “100 percent from anaconda.” A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it’s still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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Salon.com
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas “100 percent from anaconda.” A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
as “100 percent from anaconda.” A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it’s still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise and Shine | Wednesday, August 31, 2016will never forget the very foggy morning of November 11, 1982. Around 8:40am a
Rise and Shine | Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
will never forget the very foggy morning of November 11, 1982. Around 8:40am a plane fell from the sky and landed near the riverbank in Billabong Park not far from the Grahame’s Garage (vacant Turner Holden building). All four people on board were... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaas "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir in Maine when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaback as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it wa
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
back as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaback as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it wa
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
back as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Hurricane Irene remembered in Franklin County five years laterbig one,” said Edwin Sause of Shelburne. The raging Deerfield River overflowed
Hurricane Irene remembered in Franklin County five years later
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
big one,” said Edwin Sause of Shelburne. The raging Deerfield River overflowed, destroying homes and businesses along the riverbank. Many roads were closed, including Route 2. It took 3 weeks to re-open the bridge that separates Shelburne and... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaback as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it wa
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
back as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaback as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it wa
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
back as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anacondaback as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it wa
Believed python perplexing Maine city actually an anaconda
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
back as "100 percent from anaconda." A big snake caused a stir here when it was seen this summer eating a beaver along a riverbank. The discovery of a 10-foot snakeskin this month indicates it's still lurking locally. Locals dubbed it Wessie.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Westbrook snakeskin identified as Anaconda skinWESTBROOK, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Westbrook officials say the snakeskin found a
Westbrook snakeskin identified as Anaconda skin
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
WESTBROOK, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Westbrook officials say the snakeskin found at Riverbank Park has been identified. Officials say John S. Placyk, Jr., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biology University of Texas at Tyler, identified the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘Presumpscot Python’ spotted by police on Westbrook riverbank eating large mammallong, Westbrook Police Capt. Sean Lally said in a release Tuesday. At about 3:
‘Presumpscot Python’ spotted by police on Westbrook riverbank eating large mammal
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
long, Westbrook Police Capt. Sean Lally said in a release Tuesday. At about 3:30 a.m., a patrol officer saw the snake on a riverbank in the area of Speirs Street and watched it consume a large mammal, possibly a beaver, Lally wrote. After a second... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Westbrook snakeskin identified as Anaconda skinWESTBROOK, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Westbrook officials say the snakeskin found a
Westbrook snakeskin identified as Anaconda skin
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
WESTBROOK, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Westbrook officials say the snakeskin found at Riverbank Park has been identified. Officials say John S. Placyk, Jr., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biology University of Texas at Tyler, identified the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Giant snakeskin found in Westbrook identifiedtesting on the snakeskin for Westbrook police and confirmed it was anaconda ski
Giant snakeskin found in Westbrook identified
WMTW Portland / Posted yesterday
testing on the snakeskin for Westbrook police and confirmed it was anaconda skin. The 10-foot snakeskin was found at Riverbank Park. Westbrook police said they do not know if the snakeskin was planted as a hoax or if it was left by an... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectState Historical Park 90 miles southeast of Fairbanks, Alaska, that was recentl
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
State Historical Park 90 miles southeast of Fairbanks, Alaska, that was recently moved back 50 feet because of an eroding riverbank. The Alaska State Parks agency is turning to crowdfunding to raise money for erosion protection at the park.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The giant snakeskin found in Westbrook came from an anacondareceived a report of a snake “as long as a truck [with] a head the size of a s
The giant snakeskin found in Westbrook came from an anaconda
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
received a report of a snake “as long as a truck [with] a head the size of a small ball” slithering near a playground in Riverbank Park. And a few days later two police officers said they saw a giant snake, at least 10 feet long, eating what... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico judges disband Chaves County grand juryfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
New Mexico judges disband Chaves County grand jury
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old... With Alaska's fiscal crisis drying up funding for a number of state projects,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectState Historical Park 90 miles southeast of Fairbanks, Alaska, that was recentl
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
State Historical Park 90 miles southeast of Fairbanks, Alaska, that was recently moved back 50 feet because of an eroding riverbank. The Alaska State Parks agency is turning to crowdfunding to raise money for erosion protection at the park.... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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Daily Herald
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park projectfor a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will rai
Alaska agency turns to crowdfunding for park project
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
for a number of state projects, officials hope a crowdfunding campaign will raise $50,000 toward shoring up a crumbling riverbank creeping toward century-old buildings at a state park. Alaska is among a growing list of governments and civic... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Province boosting tourism funding grantson rural type activities, so hopefully that will benefit Westman as well." Loi
Province boosting tourism funding grants
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
on rural type activities, so hopefully that will benefit Westman as well." Lois MacDonald, general manager of Brandon Riverbank Inc., said due to the timeline of the grant, and the requirements listed, Brandon Riverbank will not be applying.... Read more
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