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Daily Telegraph
Where tourists are not welcomecountry is as popular as ever. Some 65 million people holidayed in Spain in 201
Where tourists are not welcome
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
country is as popular as ever. Some 65 million people holidayed in Spain in 2014, making it that year’s third most popular tourism destination, behind France (83.7 million) and the United States (74.8 million). Visitors to Spain were expected to... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal schools offer free summer food programlocal business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the
Hannibal schools offer free summer food program
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 minutes ago
local business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the Twain on Main Festival. Hannibal's summer tourism season kicked off Saturday with the Twain on Main Festival in the downtown. Thousands walked down Main Street... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local medical groups enter heart partnershiplocal business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the
Local medical groups enter heart partnership
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 minutes ago
local business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the Twain on Main Festival. Hannibal's summer tourism season kicked off Saturday with the Twain on Main Festival in the downtown. Thousands walked down Main Street... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
State police urge parents to set rules with your children to avoid driveway accidents this summerCarolina town"Bigfoot" sightings claimed by residents of small North Carolina t
State police urge parents to set rules with your children to avoid driveway accidents this summer
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 27 minutes ago
Carolina town"Bigfoot" sightings claimed by residents of small North Carolina town (FOXNews)--Just in time for the summer tourism season some folks in the town of Littleton, North Carolina are claiming Bigfoot is back. Yes, several residents say... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Job fair to be held in MishawakaCarolina town"Bigfoot" sightings claimed by residents of small North Carolina t
Job fair to be held in Mishawaka
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 27 minutes ago
Carolina town"Bigfoot" sightings claimed by residents of small North Carolina town (FOXNews)--Just in time for the summer tourism season some folks in the town of Littleton, North Carolina are claiming Bigfoot is back. Yes, several residents say... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Rich Grain distillery makes spirited start in Cantonanyway, to start bringing more businesses. ... I'd love to see a small brewery
Rich Grain distillery makes spirited start in Canton
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 31 minutes ago
anyway, to start bringing more businesses. ... I'd love to see a small brewery up here, and more restaurants." Canton Tourism Executive Director Jana Padgett sees it as a unique tourism attraction that can draw in travelers wanting to see... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Tall ships arrive in Baltimorea good way for visitors to learn about the wider world. "It's been about bring
Tall ships arrive in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 36 minutes ago
a good way for visitors to learn about the wider world. "It's been about bringing all the ships from all over the world, tourism, cultural exchange, and also really educating the public and the youth about other countries," she said. She wants to... Read more
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Business Wire
Europäischer Tourismus nach Großbritannien könnte durch Brexit um ein Drittel zurückgehenLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Durch ein Votum zugunsten eines Ausstiegs aus der Euro
Europäischer Tourismus nach Großbritannien könnte durch Brexit um ein Drittel zurückgehen
Business Wire / Posted 36 minutes ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Durch ein Votum zugunsten eines Ausstiegs aus der Europäischen Union in diesem Monat könnte die Tourismusbranche Großbritanniens 4,1 Milliarden Pfund jährlich allein an touristischen Ausgaben einbüßen. Einer neuen, heute... Read more
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Business Wire
European Tourists to the UK Could Drop by a Third Following BrexitLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A vote to leave the European Union this month could co
European Tourists to the UK Could Drop by a Third Following Brexit
Business Wire / Posted 36 minutes ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A vote to leave the European Union this month could cost the UK’s tourism industry as much as £4.1 billion a year in international tourist spending alone. According to new research* published today by global travel deals... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Benny's revives old RI song in new adcampaign: The Biggest Little Store in the Biggest Little State. It all came to
Benny's revives old RI song in new ad
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 40 minutes ago
campaign: The Biggest Little Store in the Biggest Little State. It all came together during the state's botched tourism rollout. Benny’s executives were considering alternatives to "Cooler and Warmer,” when they remembered the 1980's... Read more
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The Telegraph
Hill royal relic now rubbleone of the last few available green spaces in Darjeeling. Digapatia is now in
Hill royal relic now rubble
The Telegraph / Posted 43 minutes ago
one of the last few available green spaces in Darjeeling. Digapatia is now in Rajshahi, Bangladesh. The palace under the tourism department of the GTA near Jalapahar and was brought down about two weeks ago. "The building was in a dilapidated... Read more
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Perth Now
Where tourists are not welcomecountry is as popular as ever. Some 65 million people holidayed in Spain in 201
Where tourists are not welcome
Perth Now / Posted 46 minutes ago
country is as popular as ever. Some 65 million people holidayed in Spain in 2014, making it that year’s third most popular tourism destination, behind France (83.7 million) and the United States (74.8 million). Visitors to Spain were expected to... Read more
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examiner.com
4th annual benefit for Aspen Camp for the Deaf and Hard of Hearingto an artful blend of musical styles, including elements of afro-beat, salsa, r
4th annual benefit for Aspen Camp for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
examiner.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
to an artful blend of musical styles, including elements of afro-beat, salsa, rock & roll and electronica. “Snowmass Tourism is happy to be part of this important organization and to help raise scholarship money for the Aspen Camp of the Deaf... Read more
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examiner.com
Darrel Steinberg, committed Sacramento’s economic development as Mayorone- of-a- leading industries; Los Angeles arts, film, and entertainment; San J
Darrel Steinberg, committed Sacramento’s economic development as Mayor
examiner.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
one- of-a- leading industries; Los Angeles arts, film, and entertainment; San Jose’s Silicon Valley, San Francisco Bay Area tourism. As the State Capitol Sacramento leads by insuring economic opportunity and growth, retaining business, inclusive... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
A Look Back: Signs of Ivan linger in NavarreBeach’s only hotel, was by far the largest bed tax collector in Santa Rosa Coun
A Look Back: Signs of Ivan linger in Navarre
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Beach’s only hotel, was by far the largest bed tax collector in Santa Rosa County and its loss is still felt.“It affected tourism for several years, not just a couple of months after the storm,” Pullum said. “Our tourism industry just took a... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Opening date announced for DICK'S Sporting Goodslocal business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the
Opening date announced for DICK'S Sporting Goods
WGEM Quincy / Posted an hour ago
local business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the Twain on Main Festival. Hannibal's summer tourism season kicked off Saturday with the Twain on Main Festival in the downtown. Thousands walked down Main Street... Read more
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Global Envision
Tourism for Peace and DevelopmentWhen tourism is well-managed, it has tremendous capacity to create decent jobs,
Tourism for Peace and Development
Global Envision / Posted an hour ago
When tourism is well-managed, it has tremendous capacity to create decent jobs, provide opportunities for inclusion and education, and contribute to preserving cultural heritage and the environment. Tourism also has an important role in building... Read more
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ABC News
Business Highlightsone death and the first microcephaly case acquired on U.S. soil. Now, worries a
Business Highlights
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
one death and the first microcephaly case acquired on U.S. soil. Now, worries about the virus are starting to affect the tourism industry, one of the few bright spots in an otherwise dismal economy. Zika has been cited in the cancellation of at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
EU Commissioner announces support for Pacific- Vanuatu Agricultural Research and Technical Centre (VARTC) as well as Nanda B
EU Commissioner announces support for Pacific
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
- Vanuatu Agricultural Research and Technical Centre (VARTC) as well as Nanda Blue Hole, a high potential site for agro-tourism development benefiting local producers and businesses.VARTC contributes to the economic development of Vanuatu... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rotorua’s Roller Derby League Prepares for Sell-Outtickets to their annual ‘Experience Rotorua’ fundraising raffle, which includes
Rotorua’s Roller Derby League Prepares for Sell-Out
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
tickets to their annual ‘Experience Rotorua’ fundraising raffle, which includes prizes from over 10 different Rotorua tourism operators.In previous years, tickets to Slam Rock have sold out up to a week prior to the event. So the organisers... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ and Vietnam to focus on joint technology trade growthZealand Trade & Enterprise, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, NZTech, NZ H
NZ and Vietnam to focus on joint technology trade growth
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Zealand Trade & Enterprise, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, NZTech, NZ Health IT, NZ Software Association, Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development and Grow Wellington.“Technology is playing an increasingly important role in New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Whānau Tahi Makes New Zealand IT Historytogether. Great Work,” said Dave Bailey, Chief Technology Officer. Closer to ho
Whānau Tahi Makes New Zealand IT History
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
together. Great Work,” said Dave Bailey, Chief Technology Officer. Closer to home, Brett O’Riley, Chief Executive, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) said Whānau Tahi was an example of the world-class innovation emerging from... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Dental ordeal overseas has happy endingof dentistry is high and extremely affordable. No surprise then that there has
Dental ordeal overseas has happy ending
Simcoe Reformer / Posted an hour ago
of dentistry is high and extremely affordable. No surprise then that there has been an uptick in recent years in “dental tourism.” Many today like the idea of combining a leisurely trip away with dirt cheap dentistry that can cost thousands of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Owners stay in bunker for nowto making it a profitable facility. “We will be promoting Wodonga Golf Club to
Owners stay in bunker for now
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
to making it a profitable facility. “We will be promoting Wodonga Golf Club to overseas markets, with an emphasis on tourism, education and cultural exchange.” The sale was clinched by the late Tim Levesque in conjunction with agents,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Los Angeles: The city of many secretsmonths in advance, which is possible if you're planning a trip there. Related
Los Angeles: The city of many secrets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
months in advance, which is possible if you're planning a trip there. Related ContentHot Deals: To the lighthouseSpain's tourism boom backfiresPilots and cabin crew reveal the most frightening moments that travellers were never told about But... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US travel alert says Euro 2016 could be targetsecurity services have mounted several major training exercises in case of terr
US travel alert says Euro 2016 could be target
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
security services have mounted several major training exercises in case of terror attack in train stations or stadiums. Tourism industry representatives in the French capital and elsewhere have warned that the industrial action is seeing... Read more
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Daily Press
Iron Chef Meets Taste of Williamsburg is coming upevent, which is 6 p.m. June 9 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Williamsburg and host
Iron Chef Meets Taste of Williamsburg is coming up
Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
event, which is 6 p.m. June 9 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Williamsburg and hosted by the Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance, includes food samples from local restaurants and an Iron Chef competition. Participating restaurants are... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham's Pepper Place farmers market adds Makers Village this summerFurnaces National Historic Landmark. Both the Makers Village and the Southern
Birmingham's Pepper Place farmers market adds Makers Village this summer
Al.com / Posted an hour ago
Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Both the Makers Village and the Southern Makers festival are part of the Alabama Tourism Department's "The Year of Alabama Makers" campaign. "Alabama is really, really full of people who are extremely... Read more
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SportsFan
St Kilda eye Auckland fixturesNew Zealand after abandoning their Wellington experiment last year. The Saints
St Kilda eye Auckland fixtures
SportsFan / Posted an hour ago
New Zealand after abandoning their Wellington experiment last year. The Saints will reportedly hold talks with government, tourism and stadium officials from Auckland later this month, with the view to take one regular season match and one... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French rail strikes raise fears for Euro 2016country. "The image of a paralysed country conforms to the worst French-bashing
French rail strikes raise fears for Euro 2016
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
country. "The image of a paralysed country conforms to the worst French-bashing cliches," a party spokesman said. Paris tourism chiefs agree, fearing that footage of tear gas and clashes between demonstrators and police will hit visitor numbers,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaii lawmaker laments Pro Bowl's move to FloridaBy AUDREY McAVOY Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) - The chairman of the state H
Hawaii lawmaker laments Pro Bowl's move to Florida
Hawaii News Now / Posted an hour ago
By AUDREY McAVOY Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) - The chairman of the state House of Representatives' tourism committee says losing the NFL's Pro Bowl to Orlando is a sign the state needs to compete harder. Rep. Tom Brower says the game is... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Thomson: Strong tourist season just getting startedmake Kelowna and area a top choice for travellers to B.C., and it’s already sha
Thomson: Strong tourist season just getting started
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 hours ago
make Kelowna and area a top choice for travellers to B.C., and it’s already shaping up to be an exceptional summer tourism season. The latest international visitor numbers show strong tourism growth for the start of 2016. Visitation is up... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
OC president Hamilton to stick aroundworking with and learning from our indigenous community, increasing our support
OC president Hamilton to stick around
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 hours ago
working with and learning from our indigenous community, increasing our support for key sectors such as wine, food and tourism and technology, and completing a plan that will expand internationalization opportunities for our students and... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Thomson: Strong tourist season just getting startedmake Kelowna and area a top choice for travellers to B.C., and it’s already sha
Thomson: Strong tourist season just getting started
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 hours ago
make Kelowna and area a top choice for travellers to B.C., and it’s already shaping up to be an exceptional summer tourism season. The latest international visitor numbers show strong tourism growth for the start of 2016. Visitation is up... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
OC president Hamilton to stick aroundworking with and learning from our indigenous community, increasing our support
OC president Hamilton to stick around
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 hours ago
working with and learning from our indigenous community, increasing our support for key sectors such as wine, food and tourism and technology, and completing a plan that will expand internationalization opportunities for our students and... Read more
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AdWeek
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Tries to Lure More Americans to Canada in New Tourism CampaignTo attract more U.S. tourists, Destination Canada, the country's national touri
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Tries to Lure More Americans to Canada in New Tourism Campaign
AdWeek / Posted 2 hours ago
To attract more U.S. tourists, Destination Canada, the country's national tourism marketing organization, brought in the big guns: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, whose good looks and feminist viewpoints have won him lots of American fans.... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Mudder mostly breaks evenof the arctic trench — for race day. Already, several hundred people have prer
Mudder mostly breaks even
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 hours ago
of the arctic trench — for race day. Already, several hundred people have preregistered and Payson Parks, Recreation and Tourism Director Cameron Davis expects a total of 900 participants in both the adult and juvenile runs. The first mud run... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
To the rescue: Firefighters save ducklingsCarolina town"Bigfoot" sightings claimed by residents of small North Carolina t
To the rescue: Firefighters save ducklings
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 2 hours ago
Carolina town"Bigfoot" sightings claimed by residents of small North Carolina town (FOXNews)--Just in time for the summer tourism season some folks in the town of Littleton, North Carolina are claiming Bigfoot is back. Yes, several residents say... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Trinity announces $227K in grants to local nonprofitsof the Tennessee Valley for Addressing Childhood Trauma; Breakthrough Corporati
Trinity announces $227K in grants to local nonprofits
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
of the Tennessee Valley for Addressing Childhood Trauma; Breakthrough Corporation for Bridge to Employment in Service and Tourism; East Tennessee Children's Hospital for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Care Coordination Service; Emerald Youth... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Family on way to Australia as police still search for victimthe water. Warren Enstch, who represents the area in the Australian Parliament
Family on way to Australia as police still search for victim
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
the water. Warren Enstch, who represents the area in the Australian Parliament, said the beach was beside a creek where tourism operators run crocodile-spotting tours. Mr Enstch said the two tourists had to have seen plenty of crocodile warning... Read more
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News Mail
New boat, plane service to take tourists to Lady Elliotthe sinking of the Spirit of 1770, planes and a new boat will start taking peop
New boat, plane service to take tourists to Lady Elliot
News Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
the sinking of the Spirit of 1770, planes and a new boat will start taking people to Lady Elliot Island, as those in the tourism industry wait with bated breath. From Friday, planes will start taking people from the Agnes Water airstrip to Lady... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
New measures to stop entrepreneur exploitationbusiness practice. Three departments X the Departments of Trade and Industry,
New measures to stop entrepreneur exploitation
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
business practice. Three departments X the Departments of Trade and Industry, Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs X are in the process of revising codes of good practice and amendments to the Broad-Based... Read more
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Orange County Register
Disney sparks theme-park battle to entertain China's middle classannually. “Mainland Chinese consumers have upgraded a lot in their behavior in
Disney sparks theme-park battle to entertain China's middle class
Orange County Register / Posted 2 hours ago
annually. “Mainland Chinese consumers have upgraded a lot in their behavior in the last 10 years,” said Jennifer So, a tourism analyst at China Securities International in Hong Kong. “They want experiences, not just shopping. That’s why so many... Read more
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examiner.com
Marketing the Past: Soulard MarketWhen plan a marketing hopping weekend check with AgriMissoui.com for the latest
Marketing the Past: Soulard Market
examiner.com / Posted 2 hours ago
When plan a marketing hopping weekend check with AgriMissoui.com for the latest market listings in addition to agri-tourism sites as wineries, orchards and creameries. All food centric destinations designed to keep you hungry for... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New noise ordinance in Warsaw has mixed reviewslocal business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the
New noise ordinance in Warsaw has mixed reviews
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 hours ago
local business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the Twain on Main Festival. Hannibal's summer tourism season kicked off Saturday with the Twain on Main Festival in the downtown. Thousands walked down Main Street... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Work starting on new piece of Macomb bypasslocal business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the
Work starting on new piece of Macomb bypass
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 hours ago
local business Thousands walk down Main Street in Hannibal on Saturday for the Twain on Main Festival. Hannibal's summer tourism season kicked off Saturday with the Twain on Main Festival in the downtown. Thousands walked down Main Street... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bathurst Regional Council to meet with community before preparing heritage planas a key priority in their planning which is consistent with the expectations m
Bathurst Regional Council to meet with community before preparing heritage plan
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
as a key priority in their planning which is consistent with the expectations made by the community and supports our tourism and economic development objectives.” The community will have the chance to contribute to developing the heritage... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A Look Back: Signs of Ivan linger in NavarreBeach’s only hotel, was by far the largest bed tax collector in Santa Rosa Coun
A Look Back: Signs of Ivan linger in Navarre
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
Beach’s only hotel, was by far the largest bed tax collector in Santa Rosa County and its loss is still felt.“It affected tourism for several years, not just a couple of months after the storm,” Pullum said. “Our tourism industry just took a... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Enrollment for Louisiana Medicaid expansion opens Wednesdayget insurance from the expansion over the next year, most of them full-time wor
Enrollment for Louisiana Medicaid expansion opens Wednesday
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
get insurance from the expansion over the next year, most of them full-time workers in industries such as food service, tourism and construction. "For the first time in the state's history, a majority of working adults will not have to worry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cuvelai Basin Hit By Water DepletionCommissioner, Teofilus Nghitila in a speech read on his behalf by a senior offi
Cuvelai Basin Hit By Water Depletion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Commissioner, Teofilus Nghitila in a speech read on his behalf by a senior official in the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Saima Angula, said the low levels of importance attached to the environment are the main drivers of degradation in... Read more
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