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Boston Globe
Heavy winds blow down tree in Back Baythey’re trying to rectify the situation,” McGuire said. The incident occurred
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
they’re trying to rectify the situation,” McGuire said. The incident occurred in a city-owned alley, so officials from the Department of Parks and Recreation cleared the tree to allow electrical crews access to the downed wires, officials said. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock mayor takes tourism jobFormer Little Rock Mayor Jim Dailey will be the next director of the Arkansas T
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
Former Little Rock Mayor Jim Dailey will be the next director of the Arkansas Tourism Division, the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism announced Thursday night. Dailey, who served as mayor from 1993 to 2006, will replace current director Joe... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Former Mayor Jim Dailey Named State Tourism DirectorMayor Jim Dailey was named as his successor Wednesday at Robinson Center. Kane
Arkansas Business / Posted 15 hours ago
Mayor Jim Dailey was named as his successor Wednesday at Robinson Center. Kane Webb, executive director of the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism, made the announcement at the end of the Arkansas Hospitality Association's annual Gala Dinner,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Total solar eclipse marks South Carolina's largest tourism eventtourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research r
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 hours ago
tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism compared hotel occupancy rates, hotel inventory and surveys of people in states... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Total solar eclipse marks S Carolina's largest tourism eventtourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research r
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism compared hotel occupancy rates, hotel inventory and surveys of people in states... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Total solar eclipse marks S Carolina's largest tourism eventtourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research r
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 hours ago
tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism compared hotel occupancy rates, hotel inventory and surveys of people in states... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Total solar eclipse marks S Carolina's largest tourism eventtourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research r
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism compared hotel occupancy rates, hotel inventory and surveys of people in states... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Total solar eclipse marks S Carolina's largest tourism eventtourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research r
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 hours ago
tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism compared hotel occupancy rates, hotel inventory and surveys of people in states... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Total solar eclipse marks S Carolina's largest tourism eventtourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research r
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 hours ago
tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research released Wednesday by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism compared hotel occupancy rates, hotel inventory and surveys of people in states... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
The total solar eclipse was the biggest tourist event in SC historybetter idea of just how many people were in the Palmetto State for the total so
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
better idea of just how many people were in the Palmetto State for the total solar eclipse. Officials with South Carolina Department of Parks and Recreation said more than a million people were here to view that solar phenomenon, leaving an... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Eclipse Was Biggest Tourist Event Ever for South Carolinasolar eclipse was the largest tourism event in the history of South Carolina, s
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
solar eclipse was the largest tourism event in the history of South Carolina, state tourism officials now say. The SC Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism announced Tuesday that 1.6 million people traveled to or within the state in... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
More than 1 million people traveled in South Carolina to view eclipsepeople traveled to or within South Carolina to view the solar eclipse this past
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
people traveled to or within South Carolina to view the solar eclipse this past August, according to the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Officials say hotel bookings and other travel expenditures left an estimated... Read more
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The News & Observer
Someone stole 3 pig statues. The town hopes someone will squeal.Police. The pigs, which are valued at $5,000, were reported missing in a Faceb
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Police. The pigs, which are valued at $5,000, were reported missing in a Facebook post on Monday by the Cornelius Department of Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture. The pigs weigh a couple of hundred pounds a piece and are made of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
WA outback cops discover nine 'danger noodles' during traffic stopto that effect. "An arrangement was made for the snakes to be conveyed to Kalg
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
to that effect. "An arrangement was made for the snakes to be conveyed to Kalgoorlie to be cared for and inspected by Department of Parks and Wildlife officers – they'll be caring for them there and formally identifying them because we weren't... Read more
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WA Today
WA outback cops discover nine 'danger noodles' during traffic stopto that effect. "An arrangement was made for the snakes to be conveyed to Kalg
WA Today / Posted yesterday
to that effect. "An arrangement was made for the snakes to be conveyed to Kalgoorlie to be cared for and inspected by Department of Parks and Wildlife officers – they'll be caring for them there and formally identifying them because we weren't... Read more
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The Age
WA outback cops discover nine 'danger noodles' during traffic stopto that effect. "An arrangement was made for the snakes to be conveyed to Kalg
The Age / Posted yesterday
to that effect. "An arrangement was made for the snakes to be conveyed to Kalgoorlie to be cared for and inspected by Department of Parks and Wildlife officers – they'll be caring for them there and formally identifying them because we weren't... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
NRC approves new nature preserveCounty Board of Parks and Recreation and the County Commissioners, and is under
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
County Board of Parks and Recreation and the County Commissioners, and is under the administration of the LaGrange County Department of Parks and Recreation. �� In other action, the NRC gave final adoption to a number of fisheries-related rule... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Jess Ardrey Takes Over Editor's Slot at Soiree (Movers & Shakers)publications. Mark Camp of Little Rock is the new director of the Keep Arkansa
Arkansas Business / Posted 2 days ago
publications. Mark Camp of Little Rock is the new director of the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission, a division of the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism. He succeeds Robert Phelps, who retired July 1 after nearly 20 years in the p... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
County supervisors want to clean up Pirate's Cove... againPirate's Cove. (Michael Colaianni/KCOY) SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - The County B
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
Pirate's Cove. (Michael Colaianni/KCOY) SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - The County Board of Supervisors has once again asked the department of Parks and Recreation to come up with a plan to regulate the coastal area known as Pirate's Cove. You might... Read more
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Reality TV World
Protected birds turn California family's yard into 'a wasteland'nests. "This is where bureaucracy and logic don't mix. This is insane," Brentw
Reality TV World / Posted 3 days ago
nests. "This is where bureaucracy and logic don't mix. This is insane," Brentwood Mayor Robert Taylor said. The city department of parks and recreation said it is consulting with an avian specialist in the hopes of addressing the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
More stepping updirector of the state Highway Department), Rob Leflar (law professor at UA), Ri
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
director of the state Highway Department), Rob Leflar (law professor at UA), Richard Davies (former director of the state Department of Parks and Tourism), Richard Mason (former commissioner with the state's Pollution Control and Ecology... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Town struggles to rebuild its beach in a changing climateabout $48 million of that and federal taxes $122 million. Local and private fun
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
about $48 million of that and federal taxes $122 million. Local and private funds provided the rest, according to the state Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Sand dredging and pumping begins next month in North Myrtle Beach as part of a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Town struggles to rebuild its beach in a changing climateabout $48 million of that and federal taxes $122 million. Local and private fun
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
about $48 million of that and federal taxes $122 million. Local and private funds provided the rest, according to the state Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Sand dredging and pumping begins next month in North Myrtle Beach as part of a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Town struggles to rebuild its beach in a changing climateabout $48 million of that and federal taxes $122 million. Local and private fun
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
about $48 million of that and federal taxes $122 million. Local and private funds provided the rest, according to the state Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Sand dredging and pumping begins next month in North Myrtle Beach as part of a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Go-Wamer Boosts Parks and Wildlife With EquipmentThe Governance of Marine and Management of coastal resources dubbed Go-Wamer, y
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Governance of Marine and Management of coastal resources dubbed Go-Wamer, yesterday gave out materials to the Department of Parks and Wildlife management at a ceremony held at the Nature Reserve in Abuko. The donated materials included 20... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Municipal Court a step closer to new digsthen the next step will be preparing bid documents. Moehlman anticipated constr
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
then the next step will be preparing bid documents. Moehlman anticipated construction would start in spring. The city’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry used to operate out of the upper floor of the City Annex before the department... Read more
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Island Packet
Tropical Storm Irma ‘likely’ closes Hunting Island for the rest of the year. Here’s what it looks like now.for the rest of the calendar year,” wrote Dawn Dawson-House, director of corpor
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
for the rest of the calendar year,” wrote Dawn Dawson-House, director of corporate communications for the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism, in an email. “The campground probably will reopen at the first of the... Read more
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North Augusta Today
North Augusta council meets bond requirements on ClubhouseClemson. She most recently worked for the Lower Savannah Council of Governments
North Augusta Today / Posted 8 days ago
Clemson. She most recently worked for the Lower Savannah Council of Governments. The council also voted 7-0 to give the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism permission to apply for a $25,000 grant to help pay for a new master plan. The... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Jewish Press Endorsements: Primary Day – September 12, 2017 | Editorial Board | 18 Elul 5777 – September 8, 2017Ms. Blatt has put to good use her professional training in urban planning and e
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
Ms. Blatt has put to good use her professional training in urban planning and experience gained from positions with the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation, the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission, and the NYS legislature to advance the quality... Read more
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Kagay-an News
The Philippines and Guam: A Shared Heritage worth rememberingsketches describing the original layout of the fort. The site belongs to the g
Kagay-an News / Posted 10 days ago
sketches describing the original layout of the fort. The site belongs to the government of Guam and is maintained by the Department of Parks and Recreation. All that remains of the fort is a raised viewing platform, but the site is one of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropesoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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Herald Sun
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropesoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropesoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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Weekly Times
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropesoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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WA Today
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropes off Fremantleoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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The Age
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropes off Fremantleoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Danger remains for whale wrapped in ropes off Fremantleoutside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapp
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
outside Fremantle harbour may still be in danger because it has two ropes wrapped tightly around the middle of its body. Department of Parks and Wildlife senior marine operations officer John Edwards said the whale was last seen moving strongly... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rescuers race to save humpback whale tangled in rope off PerthIt is against the law to drive a boat within 100 metres of a whale," he said.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
It is against the law to drive a boat within 100 metres of a whale," he said. "If you do see a whale in distress contact Fremantle Sea Rescue or the Department of Parks and Wildlife directly, we can assist." More stories from Western A... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wildlife officers fight to free humpback whale tangled in rope off Fremantleto the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. Authorities
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
to the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. Authorities have warned the public and boaties to avoid the area while the rescue is underway. UPDATE Department of Parks and Wildlife are now on scene pic.twitter.com/mPg... Read more
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WA Today
Wildlife officers fight to free humpback whale tangled in rope off Fremantleto the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. Authorities
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
to the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. Authorities have warned the public and boaties to avoid the area while the rescue is underway. UPDATE Department of Parks and Wildlife are now on scene pic.twitter.com/mPg... Read more
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The Age
Wildlife officers fight to free humpback whale tangled in rope off Fremantleto the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. Authorities
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
to the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. Authorities have warned the public and boaties to avoid the area while the rescue is underway. UPDATE Department of Parks and Wildlife are now on scene pic.twitter.com/mPg... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wildlife officers fight to free humpback whale tangled in rope off Fremantlesigns of distress". The Department of Biodiversity, Conservations and Attracti
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
signs of distress". The Department of Biodiversity, Conservations and Attractions have been called to the scene and have been attempting to free the whale since 2pm. UPDATE Department of Parks and Wildlife are now on scene pic.twitter.com/mPg9ZeV... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
New manager takes over at War Memorial Stadiuma year in his new position that he started on Tuesday -- up from his salary of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
a year in his new position that he started on Tuesday -- up from his salary of $63,004 a year in his previous job -- state Department of Parks and Tourism Director Kane Webb said Friday. The stadium's former manager, Jerry Cohen, was paid $86,401 a... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Community Board meetings for the week of Sept. 11- Woodrow There will be a Parks & Environmental Committee Meeting on Tuesday,
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
- Woodrow There will be a Parks & Environmental Committee Meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 7:30 p.m. There will be a NYC Department of Parks & Recreation presentation on the renovation of Clawson Playground, located on Adelaide Avenue and Clawson... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Katahdin Woods national monument backer to launch Portland parks planto see this community-led effort come together to support our parks and open sp
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
to see this community-led effort come together to support our parks and open spaces,” Sally Deluca, director of the city’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Facilities, said in a statement. “I look forward to engaging in the work of the steering... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Fundraiser to feature music, comedyThe Jefferson City Department of Parks and Recreation is trying something new t
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
The Jefferson City Department of Parks and Recreation is trying something new to fundraise for its special programs. “We’ve done other fundraisers, but not one like this,” said Joe Boss, who is supervisor of Special Olympics and Friday Night... Read more
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WA Today
Search continues for two missing women in Kalbarri National Parkand failed to return to the carpark. The women went hiking to Nature's Window.
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
and failed to return to the carpark. The women went hiking to Nature's Window. Photo: Getty Images Police, together with Department of Parks and Wildlife staff and SES teams searched along the walk trails during Wednesday night but could not find... Read more
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The Age
Search continues for two missing women in Kalbarri National Parkand failed to return to the carpark. The women went hiking to Nature's Window.
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
and failed to return to the carpark. The women went hiking to Nature's Window. Photo: Getty Images Police, together with Department of Parks and Wildlife staff and SES teams searched along the walk trails during Wednesday night but could not find... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Search continues for two missing women in Kalbarri National Parkand failed to return to the carpark. The women went hiking to Nature's Window.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
and failed to return to the carpark. The women went hiking to Nature's Window. Photo: Getty Images Police, together with Department of Parks and Wildlife staff and SES teams searched along the walk trails during Wednesday night but could not find... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Missing hikers and camper spark major searches of WA national parksscheduled. Police said the women were inexperienced hikers and did not have an
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
scheduled. Police said the women were inexperienced hikers and did not have any food or water. A search involving police, Department of Parks and Wildlife staff and State Emergency Service volunteers failed to find them. Another search, involving... Read more
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