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9&10 News Cadillac
Bill O'Neill named Michigan DNR natural resources deputynatural resources deputy, he will oversee DNR divisions dealing with Michigan's
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 hours ago
natural resources deputy, he will oversee DNR divisions dealing with Michigan's wildlife and fisheries, state forests and state parks, minerals and law enforcement. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Bill O'Neill named Michigan DNR natural resources deputynatural resources deputy, he will oversee DNR divisions dealing with Michigan's
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 hours ago
natural resources deputy, he will oversee DNR divisions dealing with Michigan's wildlife and fisheries, state forests and state parks, minerals and law enforcement. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Joseph R. Holmanuntil his son convinced him to get a BMW. Joe rode for pleasure and often took
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 hours ago
until his son convinced him to get a BMW. Joe rode for pleasure and often took his three children on weekend rides to state parks, the younger two in the sidecar, and the oldest on the seat behind him. Joe is survived by his children, Joyce... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Dayton lands among top 10 for affordable outdoor citiesenough top-notch outdoor access.” The data team looked at the number of nation
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
enough top-notch outdoor access.” The data team looked at the number of national parks within a four-hour drive, number of state parks or beacges within a one-hour drive, restaurants with outdoor seating, annual months of mild weather,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
WWII Fire Tower Restoration Underway in Sussex Countyof Dewey Beach, along with the Delaware Seashore Preservation Foundation, Fort
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 hours ago
of Dewey Beach, along with the Delaware Seashore Preservation Foundation, Fort Miles Historical Association and Delaware State Parks, began restoration of the tower. Weather has been the main threat to the historic structures. The wind that... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Check out Arkansas bike trailsthe sheer joy of the ride. Today, many cyclists have rediscovered the fun and c
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 11 hours ago
the sheer joy of the ride. Today, many cyclists have rediscovered the fun and challenges of unpaved riding, and Arkansas’s state parks offer a variety of such opportunities. You could spend a couple of days checking out all of the great Arkansas... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Kenai Fire responds to fewer boat accidents this dipnet seasonand drifted out into a set gillnet site with six people aboard. With the help o
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 23 hours ago
and drifted out into a set gillnet site with six people aboard. With the help of the Alaska State Troopers and Alaska State Parks rangers, the fire department was able to rescue the people and retrieve the boat. Because the setnetters were not... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "This is a fun way to do it." More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Organize a drive to save Panther Beachwas a resident. Since it is now a “party beach” it is time to build the stairwa
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted yesterday
was a resident. Since it is now a “party beach” it is time to build the stairway so no one gets hurt visiting it. Write the State Parks. Josh — I think his name is — is one of only two rangers for the whole county. He will respond. Let’s organize a... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
State parks offer activities and natural beautyan operating budget of $38.9 million released its annual report to its 10 milli
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
an operating budget of $38.9 million released its annual report to its 10 million stake holders June 29. North Carolina State Parks Director Mike Murphy described 2016—the year in which the state park system celebrated its 100th anniversary—as a... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
State parks offer activities and natural beautyan operating budget of $38.9 million released its annual report to its 10 milli
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
an operating budget of $38.9 million released its annual report to its 10 million stake holders June 29. North Carolina State Parks Director Mike Murphy described 2016—the year in which the state park system celebrated its 100th anniversary—as a... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
State parks offer activities and natural beautyan operating budget of $38.9 million released its annual report to its 10 milli
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
an operating budget of $38.9 million released its annual report to its 10 million stake holders June 29. North Carolina State Parks Director Mike Murphy described 2016—the year in which the state park system celebrated its 100th anniversary—as a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PAPER TRAILS: David Bazzel's on-air choke; Verizon Arena tops bigger cities; Arkansas ranking on driving listPark remote, Bazzel bit off more than he could chew; a bite of steak from the l
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Park remote, Bazzel bit off more than he could chew; a bite of steak from the lodge got lodged in his throat. Shea Lewis, a state parks regional supervisor, successfully performed the Heimlich maneuver. And listeners heard it all. Says Bazzel, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parks Authority Disputes Xanda the Lion's Link to CecilZimbabwe's state parks authority says there's no DNA evidence to link Xanda the
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Zimbabwe's state parks authority says there's no DNA evidence to link Xanda the lion to Cecil, after Xanda was killed by a hunter near Hwange National Park. But a scientist has told News24 there's another intriguing way of confirming Xanda really is... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
5 Minors Burned in Boat Fire on Folsom Lakewith the El Dorado Hills Fire Department brought the adolescents to shore at Br
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
with the El Dorado Hills Fire Department brought the adolescents to shore at Brown’s Ravine. Officials with California State Parks report the minors suffered second and third-degree burns in the incident. (Credit: Folsom Lake State Recreation... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri State Museum to host eclipse programMissouri State Parks will host a free eclipse program on Aug. 2 at 7 p.m. in th
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
Missouri State Parks will host a free eclipse program on Aug. 2 at 7 p.m. in the History Hall in the east wing of the State Capitol. David Ganey, an astronomy teacher at Jefferson City High School, will present "Eclipse and More" surrounding the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Go play outside: New York makes it free for new camperscoming out on the heels of Richard Louv's book, 'Last Child in the Woods,'" sai
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
coming out on the heels of Richard Louv's book, 'Last Child in the Woods,'" said Dominic Bravo, president of America's State Parks and director of Wyoming's park system. Louv's 2005 best-seller about screen-obsessed youth suffering from "nature... Read more
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The Mercury News
Need a getaway? Big Sur is open for businessGo Glen Oaks Big Sur: Rustic, retro-chic lodging and restaurant at Big Sur; 47
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Go Glen Oaks Big Sur: Rustic, retro-chic lodging and restaurant at Big Sur; 47080 Highway 1, glenoaksbigsur.com Big Sur state parks and beaches: Pfeiffer Big Sur, Garrapata Beach and Point Lobos are open. Find the latest information on other Big... Read more
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Hartford Courant
State Parks Are Busy, And Dirtier, In Midst Of Budget CutsConnecticut's state parks remain as popular as ever despite cutbacks forced by
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
Connecticut's state parks remain as popular as ever despite cutbacks forced by the state budget crisis, but some visitors say they are seeing the impact in less staff, dirtier trails and beaches, and fewer lifeguard shifts. State park advocates say... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Minnesota mining's place in American historyspecial for those guys," he said. The Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine S
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
special for those guys," he said. The Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park is different from other Minnesota state parks because of its mine tours and, over the years, what draws visitors to the Soudan mine has changed, said park... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Don't fret, quirkiness abides herePark remote, Bazzel bit off more than he could chew; a bite of steak from the l
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Park remote, Bazzel bit off more than he could chew; a bite of steak from the lodge got lodged in his throat. Shea Lewis, a state parks regional supervisor, successfully performed the Heimlich maneuver. And listeners heard it all. Says Bazzel, who... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "This is a fun way to do it." More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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TribLIVE
Somerset Lake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetingsa Department of Conservation and Natural Resources representative will talk abo
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
a Department of Conservation and Natural Resources representative will talk about that agency's plans for wild trout in state parks and forests. A Trout Unlimited speaker will discuss climate change and its impact on fish, and a U.S. Fish and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hantavirus survivor’s dad says Bodie living quarters scrubbed as son lay in his roomthe risk of a blood clot, and still has not regained completely normal liver fu
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
the risk of a blood clot, and still has not regained completely normal liver function. Fry said he didn’t understand why State Parks officials wouldn’t relocate employees when they learned of his son’s illness rather than risk losing evidence... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Shakespeare returns to Rib MountainThe Summit Players, a summer based theater group, visited Rib Mountain State Pa
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
The Summit Players, a summer based theater group, visited Rib Mountain State Park Friday. Each summer the tours Wisconsin state parks, performing Shakespeare and offering workshops to children and "fun adults." Dozens came out to participate in the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. “
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. “This is a fun way to do it.” More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "This is a fun way to do it." More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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The News-Times
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "This is a fun way to do it." More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "This is a fun way to do it." More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Eclipse expected to draw hundreds of thousands to MissouriBelow, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Below, a university vice president who chairs the eclipse planning committee. "This is a fun way to do it." More than 40 state parks and historic sites also are hosting eclipse-watch events. Among them is the Katy Trail, where 500 bicyclists will... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Five Bay Area locations to be considered for National Historic Registerin the San Francisco Bay Area and one from the Monterey Bay Area may be added t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
in the San Francisco Bay Area and one from the Monterey Bay Area may be added to the National Register of Historic Places, state parks officials said Friday. The six will be considered for the register at 9 a.m. June 28 in the council chambers in... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri State Parks ramping up mosquito awareness and prevention campaignDepartment found a mosquito carrying West Nile virus at a historic site near Im
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
Department found a mosquito carrying West Nile virus at a historic site near Imperial, Missouri. As a result, Missouri State Parks is ramping up its awareness and prevention campaign to help protect people from mosquitoes. Park staff will do... Read more
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Lake County News
USCG Auxiliary offers Aug. 5 boating safety courseoffers Aug. 5 boating safety course LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The US Coast Guard A
Lake County News / Posted 3 days ago
offers Aug. 5 boating safety course LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The US Coast Guard Auxiliary in Lake County offers California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways-approved boating safety courses that will enable you to get your vessel... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Optometrists urge eye protection for Oregon solar eclipsesomething they may only see once in their lifetime. Auction of campsites to vi
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 4 days ago
something they may only see once in their lifetime. Auction of campsites to view solar eclipse raises $60K for Oregon State Parks FoundationAuction of campsites to view solar eclipse raises $60K for Oregon State Parks Foundation The online... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Hundreds of miles set to be repaved using new gas tax dollarsto the other." Meyer has made traveling a full-time job in his retirement. He
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
to the other." Meyer has made traveling a full-time job in his retirement. He lives in Spartanburg, but travels to tour state parks and has seen a lot of road in the process. That's why he's become involved in public comment and input sessions... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Environmentalists suing State Parks to protect endangered coastal birdOCEANO, Calif. - The Center for Biological Diversity announced they plan on fil
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
OCEANO, Calif. - The Center for Biological Diversity announced they plan on filing a lawsuit against the California State Parks and Recreation Department to protect the Western Snowy Plover. The Snowy Plover and other birds share the Oceano Dunes... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Education Briefs: Math in Motion at CNCC Summer Campare available. Limited space is available in this camp. To learn more or regist
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
are available. Limited space is available in this camp. To learn more or register call 970-824-1135. 'Check-Out Colorado State Parks' program has expanded Colorado Parks and Wildlife is expanding the "Check-Out Colorado State Parks" program.... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Crews searching for missing swimmer at Silver Sands in Milfordsaid. Local officials are quick to point out that the state Dept. of Energy an
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
said. Local officials are quick to point out that the state Dept. of Energy and Environmental Protection, which runs state parks, hasn’t provided lifeguards there in recent years. But, there are signs warning beach-goes that walking on the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Crews searching for missing swimmer at Silver Sands in Milfordsaid. Local officials are quick to point out that the state Dept. of Energy an
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
said. Local officials are quick to point out that the state Dept. of Energy and Environmental Protection, which runs state parks, hasn’t provided lifeguards there in recent years. But, there are signs warning beach-goes that walking on the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Eclipse zone of totality a short drive awaysaid Sharon Crosby, events coordinator for the city of Toccoa, which is plannin
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
said Sharon Crosby, events coordinator for the city of Toccoa, which is planning a big viewing party. Cities, governments, state parks and private resorts in this narrow section of northeast Georgia are preparing for an influx of visitors traveling... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentucky State Parks offering events for solar eclipseFRANKFORT, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Kentucky State Parks will be participating in the Au
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
FRANKFORT, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Kentucky State Parks will be participating in the August 21 solar eclipse with fun and educational events during July and August. Some parks have astronomy experts scheduled to give talks about the eclipse. Kenlake State... Read more
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The Columbian
Escapee arrested after alleged shopliftingsaid. State police believe West and/or fellow escapee Brittain McAuliffe, 18,
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
said. State police believe West and/or fellow escapee Brittain McAuliffe, 18, of Central Point stole a vehicle from Oregon State Parks on June 24, they said in an earlier release. McAuliffe is still at large. Police describe him as 5-foot-10, 220... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Safety leaders ramp up OHV awareness in anticipation of busy Pioneer Day holidayincrease ever so slightly this year to go up 65 percent,” said Chris Haller, OH
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
increase ever so slightly this year to go up 65 percent,” said Chris Haller, OHV program coordinator for Utah Division of State Parks and Recreation. While children 17 or younger are required to wear helmets on public land, Utah does not have... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Foster Homes Needed in Mesa CountyHeld for Kiera Quintana Grand Junction Rockies' second baseman Shael Mendoza w
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 5 days ago
Held for Kiera Quintana Grand Junction Rockies' second baseman Shael Mendoza was named the Pioneer League Player of the Week. Meteorologist Brad Miller has your Thursday 07/20/2017 weather forecast. KJCT-Visit State Parks for Free with Library C... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Mendoza named Player of the WeekHeld for Kiera Quintana Grand Junction Rockies' second baseman Shael Mendoza w
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 5 days ago
Held for Kiera Quintana Grand Junction Rockies' second baseman Shael Mendoza was named the Pioneer League Player of the Week. Meteorologist Brad Miller has your Thursday 07/20/2017 weather forecast. KJCT-Visit State Parks for Free with Library C... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Funeral Services Held for Kiera QuintanaHeld for Kiera Quintana Grand Junction Rockies' second baseman Shael Mendoza w
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 5 days ago
Held for Kiera Quintana Grand Junction Rockies' second baseman Shael Mendoza was named the Pioneer League Player of the Week. Meteorologist Brad Miller has your Thursday 07/20/2017 weather forecast. KJCT-Visit State Parks for Free with Library C... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Hundreds of miles set to be repaved using new gas tax dollarsto the other." Meyer has made traveling a full-time job in his retirement. He
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
to the other." Meyer has made traveling a full-time job in his retirement. He lives in Spartanburg, but travels to tour state parks and has seen a lot of road in the process. That's why he's become involved in public comment and input sessions... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Snippets about Lake TahoeState Park. Doors open at 5pm and the program begins at 5:30pm. Blackwill is th
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 days ago
State Park. Doors open at 5pm and the program begins at 5:30pm. Blackwill is the vice president of strategic planning for the Truckee Donner Railroad society and board president of the Sierra State Parks Foundation. A $5 donation is... Read more
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Lifehacker
How to Have the Best Bonfire of the Summercan find out how to apply for one on the government site who runs the beach or
Lifehacker / Posted 5 days ago
can find out how to apply for one on the government site who runs the beach or park, common options include your city or state parks departments. Besides a permit, you should also think about: Weather conditions: Of course, you want the sky to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hog farm president's fine helps in acquisition of 200 acres for state parkof Freedman Farms Inc., was fined $1.5 million and a portion of that fine was g
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
of Freedman Farms Inc., was fined $1.5 million and a portion of that fine was given to the NC Coastal Land Trust and NC State Parks to purchase additional acreage for Lake Waccamaw State Park. “Agents from SBI’s Environmental Crime Unit work... Read more
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