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Sky News Australia
Whale carcass removed from US beachstarted to dismember the carcass, they said it was messy but it wasn't as messy
Whale carcass removed from US beach
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 hours ago
started to dismember the carcass, they said it was messy but it wasn't as messy as it could have been,' Rich Haydon, area state parks superintendent, told the Orange County Register. 'It's to be expected there will be a little bit of a smell down... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City Board of Supervisors to continue discussion on budgetto sunset after five years. The board also will consider an additional $46,522
Carson City Board of Supervisors to continue discussion on budget
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 hours ago
to sunset after five years. The board also will consider an additional $46,522 in grant funds from the Nevada Division of State Parks using in-kind matches. The money would go to complete work at the JohnD Winters Centennial Park. An earlier... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Driftwood Outdoors: Five places to hike in Missouri this yearwithout it for a few hours. There is somewhere to get outdoors to hike or walk
Driftwood Outdoors: Five places to hike in Missouri this year
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
without it for a few hours. There is somewhere to get outdoors to hike or walk on a nature trail in every Missouri county. State parks, the Mark Twain National Forest, Conservation Areas, nature preserves, wildlife refuges and many other properties... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Ocean Speedway: CHP’s Mueller takes Police-N-Pursuitgoing upside down after bouncing off the back stretch crash wall. Representing
Ocean Speedway: CHP’s Mueller takes Police-N-Pursuit
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
going upside down after bouncing off the back stretch crash wall. Representing the Capitola Police Department, Sloma and State Parks officer Shawn Wilson did some NASCAR-style metal rubbing, leaving Sloma wheels-side up. Wilson, despite the heavy... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as Usualdown state government by telling employees to take the day off, which would mea
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 12 hours ago
down state government by telling employees to take the day off, which would mean no liquor sales, no licensing services, no state parks, etc. — Steve Esack Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey has joined growing list of lawmakers calling for an end to... Read more
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CTV News
Massive whale carcass removed from California beachthe estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Californi
Massive whale carcass removed from California beach
CTV News / Posted 13 hours ago
the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachthe estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Californi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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New York Post
60,000-pound rotting whale carcass removed from California beachSAN CLEMENTE, Calif. — It literally was a whale of a job. A contractor working
60,000-pound rotting whale carcass removed from California beach
New York Post / Posted 20 hours ago
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. — It literally was a whale of a job. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego County landfill. The end of the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lower gas prices will spur vacationersof the Appalachian Trail and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, which was the
Lower gas prices will spur vacationers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 hours ago
of the Appalachian Trail and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, which was the nation's first such site. Rangers at the 39 state parks and recreational areas (From Mount Mitchell to Carolina Beach State Park) are also hosting centennial... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachthe estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Californi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
WWLP Springfield / Posted 22 hours ago
the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachthe estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Californi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 hours ago
the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachthe estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Californi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
The Record Searchlight / Posted 23 hours ago
the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachthe estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Californi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 23 hours ago
the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Trail running with your four-legged best friendhis dog, Dawson. “It’s in the best interest of your dog, other runners, other d
Trail running with your four-legged best friend
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
his dog, Dawson. “It’s in the best interest of your dog, other runners, other dogs and wildlife,” he says. Many local and state parks require that dogs be leashed, while most national parks exclude dogs from trails altogether. Check a park’s rules... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Outdoors BriefsDAY WEEKEND HIKES AND EVENTS — Three hikes and a program about birds of prey ar
Outdoors Briefs
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
DAY WEEKEND HIKES AND EVENTS — Three hikes and a program about birds of prey are planned by the naturalist at the state parks in Schuylkill County for Memorial Day weekend. Naturalist Robin Tracey will lead an 8-mile hike from Locust Lake... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Passport funds benefit local communitiesThe program - which gets its revenues from motorists paying $11 a year for vehi
Passport funds benefit local communities
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
The program - which gets its revenues from motorists paying $11 a year for vehicle entrance to state parks, recreation areas and boat launches - provides funding to maintain state facilities and grants to local units of government. In 2015, the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Take It Outside California!beach-sandy stunning-a-tude that surrounds Californians. Want to join the day,
Take It Outside California!
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
beach-sandy stunning-a-tude that surrounds Californians. Want to join the day, which is presented by both the California State Parks Foundation and the California Council of Land Trusts? Then take the pledge, or simply round up the fam for an... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Register to clean up a state parkand volunteer at a park or public land in their area.” Five national parks in
Register to clean up a state park
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
and volunteer at a park or public land in their area.” Five national parks in New York will be participating, as well as state parks, including many in the Finger Lakes. Some of the tasks for volunteers include cleaning up debris, planting... Read more
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FOX News
Search for missing South Florida mom and Air Force vet under wayfor any sign of Todd from the ground and the air, the sheriff’s office reported
Search for missing South Florida mom and Air Force vet under way
FOX News / Posted yesterday
for any sign of Todd from the ground and the air, the sheriff’s office reported. The search area included the woods in state parks and the neighborhood near her home. “Marine Units are actively searching area beaches where Tricia was known to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
DNR to debut new reservation system for all state park camps...of Natural Resources on Friday unveiled a new online reservation system for all
DNR to debut new reservation system for all state park camps...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
of Natural Resources on Friday unveiled a new online reservation system for all campsites, in all of the agency's state parks. Roughly 1,000 campsites that were previously offered on a first-come-first-serve basis can be reserved in... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Search for missing Hobe Sound woman reaches second daybeen foul play and somebody has abducted her,” he said. On Friday, deputies co
Search for missing Hobe Sound woman reaches second day
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
been foul play and somebody has abducted her,” he said. On Friday, deputies continued to focus on wooded areas near state parks and areas near Todd’s home. About 40 to 50 deputies have been deployed in the search. Bloodhounds, K-9 units and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Share the beachCounty Commissioners for stepping up and taking initial action on this vital is
Share the beach
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
County Commissioners for stepping up and taking initial action on this vital issue.If you want to experience the real Florida, visit a state park. Buying a year round pass gives you access to all the state parks in Florida.– MARGO YOURICK, Nice... Read more
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FOX Carolina
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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KXXV Waco
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Tire recycling and cleanup grants awardedGame & Parks Commission received a $23,366 grant award to reimburse 25% of the
Tire recycling and cleanup grants awarded
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted yesterday
Game & Parks Commission received a $23,366 grant award to reimburse 25% of the cost of 155 picnic tables to be used in 19 state parks and recreation areas in Nebraska. Each picnic table is made from recycled plastic and the equivalent of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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ABC Montana
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TVA Votes Thursday On Non-Navigable, Floating Homes Policyprivate use this public resource. They pose navigation and safety risks, and th
TVA Votes Thursday On Non-Navigable, Floating Homes Policy
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
private use this public resource. They pose navigation and safety risks, and they degrade water quality. Like national and state parks, which prohibit private residential use of public resources, the public owns the land and water we manage.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beachfinished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern Cal
60,000-pound whale carcass removed from California beach
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-foot whale, which was hauled off to a San Diego... Read more
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Orange County Register
All's whale that ends whale: All 60,000 pounds of it has been hauled awayashore Sunday afternoon at Lower Trestles, one of America’s premier surf breaks
All's whale that ends whale: All 60,000 pounds of it has been hauled away
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
ashore Sunday afternoon at Lower Trestles, one of America’s premier surf breaks. A contractor working for California state parks on Friday removed the final remnants of the 60,000-pound whale, which had been dissected by an excavator a day... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
The Greenhouse Project in Carson City hosting plant sale May 7Future Farmers of America, The Greenhouse Project 501 (c) (3) corporation, Cars
The Greenhouse Project in Carson City hosting plant sale May 7
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
Future Farmers of America, The Greenhouse Project 501 (c) (3) corporation, Carson City School District, Nevada Division of State Parks, and numerous businesses and volunteers. “Proceeds from the sale will go back into growing food for various... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Hiking trail along Lower Niagara River to be closed May 16 to 18Lewiston-Queenston Bridge and the New York Power Authority plant will be closed
Hiking trail along Lower Niagara River to be closed May 16 to 18
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Lewiston-Queenston Bridge and the New York Power Authority plant will be closed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 16 through 18, state parks officials announced. National Grid and Hydro One in Ontario are planning to remove a transmission line. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Hiking trail along Lower Niagara River to be close three days in MayLewiston-Queenston Bridge and the New York Power Authority plant will be closed
Hiking trail along Lower Niagara River to be close three days in May
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Lewiston-Queenston Bridge and the New York Power Authority plant will be closed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 16 through 18, state parks officials announced. National Grid and Hydro One in Ontario are planning to remove a transmission line. The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Outdoors briefsMEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND HIKES AND EVENTS — Three hikes and a program about birds o
Outdoors briefs
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND HIKES AND EVENTS — Three hikes and a program about birds of prey are planned by the naturalist at the state parks in Schuylkill County for Memorial Day weekend. Naturalist Robin Tracey will lead an 8-mile hike from Locust Lake... Read more
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USA Today
Chemical runoff kills 5,600 fish in Coloradokilled last month in a Colorado river, the result of a chemical runoff from a b
Chemical runoff kills 5,600 fish in Colorado
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
killed last month in a Colorado river, the result of a chemical runoff from a bridge reconstruction project, according to state parks and wildlife officials. The agency announced Tuesday that the fish, including rainbow and brown trout, suckers... Read more
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The Alpena News
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parksOLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) — A winery near Traverse City is donating $10
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parks
The Alpena News / Posted 2 days ago
OLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) — A winery near Traverse City is donating $10,000 to plant nearly 200 trees in Michigan state parks. The Department of Natural Resources says it's the first donation in a three-year partnership with Chateau Grand... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Gov. Bevin's veto a 'big disappointment' for Waterfront Parkfrom the state. In the governor's veto message he says it was necessary becaus
Gov. Bevin's veto a 'big disappointment' for Waterfront Park
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
from the state. In the governor's veto message he says it was necessary because the cabinet needs flexibility to assess state parks' critical needs. “That amount of money does a lot of good stuff and now we're going to have to rely on the city... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parksOLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) - A winery near Traverse City is donating $10
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parks
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
OLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) - A winery near Traverse City is donating $10,000 to plant nearly 200 trees in Michigan state parks. The Department of Natural Resources says it's the first donation in a three-year partnership with Chateau Grand... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parksOLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) - A winery near Traverse City is donating $10
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parks
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 days ago
OLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) - A winery near Traverse City is donating $10,000 to plant nearly 200 trees in Michigan state parks. The Department of Natural Resources says it's the first donation in a three-year partnership with Chateau Grand... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parksOLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) - A winery near Traverse City is donating $10
Winery near Traverse City paying for trees in state parks
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 2 days ago
OLD MISSION PENINSULA, Mich. (AP) - A winery near Traverse City is donating $10,000 to plant nearly 200 trees in Michigan state parks. The Department of Natural Resources says it's the first donation in a three-year partnership with Chateau Grand... Read more
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The Advocate
Closing state parks would hurt families, businessesSince the election of our new governor, we have had our taxes increased, health
Closing state parks would hurt families, businesses
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Since the election of our new governor, we have had our taxes increased, health and education funding decreased and now state parks face closures. It is very odd that no one in the House and Senate knew how really bad the budget was in our state.... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Cumberland Trail manager honored for historic preservationthe Daughters of the American Revolution's Historical Preservation Medal. (SPEC
Cumberland Trail manager honored for historic preservation
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the Daughters of the American Revolution's Historical Preservation Medal. (SPECIAL TO THE NEWS SENTINEL) A Tennessee State Parks official has been recognized for preserving the traditional music and folk culture of the Cumberland... Read more
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