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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
What's Happening in Santa Rosa CountyMILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. MILT
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted a minute ago
MILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. MILTON HIGH YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMP: 4–7:30 p.m., July 31 to Aug. 3 at the Milton High School gym, 5445 Stewart St. For boys and girls ages 6 to 15. Cost is $65; $75 with... Read more
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The Star
U.S. lawmaker requests investigation into threat to Alaska senators over healthcare voteWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A leading Democratic lawmaker on Thursday said he would
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A leading Democratic lawmaker on Thursday said he would ask federal officials to investigate reported threats by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke regarding Alaska energy policy to retaliate against opposition from one of the... Read more
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First Coast News
The fight to save the Florida Grasshopper SparrowYULEE, Fla. - The fight to save North America’s most endangered bird is happeni
First Coast News / Posted 8 minutes ago
YULEE, Fla. - The fight to save North America’s most endangered bird is happening right here on the First Coast. Staff at White Oak Conservation in Yulee are working with Florida Fish and Wildlife and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to captive... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
US government reverses decision on fire aidGREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on federal firefighting aid (all times loc
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 8 minutes ago
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on federal firefighting aid (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Montana officials say the U.S. government has reversed its earlier decision to deny a request for aid to help pay for fighting the state's largest... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Kinder Morgan commits up to $3 million for salmon protectionKinder Morgan announced Thursday it would commit up to $3 million for a multi-y
Maple Ridge News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Kinder Morgan announced Thursday it would commit up to $3 million for a multi-year program to protect wild Pacific salmon in waterways affected by the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. Trans Mountain signed a memorandum of understanding... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Energy critic responds to MPP commentsRe: comments from MPP Lou Rinaldi in “Local parties organization nomination mee
Northumberland Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Re: comments from MPP Lou Rinaldi in “Local parties organization nomination meetings” story July 19 My friend Lou is right about one thing. There’s plenty to oppose when it comes to Ontario Liberal energy policy. He is wrong however about the PC... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Job training site to temporarily close in Golconda, ILYoung adults in southern Illinois are losing a longtime job training site in Go
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 minutes ago
Young adults in southern Illinois are losing a longtime job training site in Golconda, Illinois. According to its social media post, the Golconda Job Corps is closing temporarily. Job Corps is a career training program through the U.S. Department... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Building ADA-accessible restrooms at Greenwich Point put on holdGREENWICH — The plan to build new restrooms on a bluff at Greenwich Point has b
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 minutes ago
GREENWICH — The plan to build new restrooms on a bluff at Greenwich Point has been temporarily shelved while the Board of Selectmen view more options. The Selectmen were considering whether to allow the project to proceed to the Planning and Zoning... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US government reverses decision on fire aidGREAT FALLS, Mont. - The Latest on federal firefighting aid (all times local):
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 minutes ago
GREAT FALLS, Mont. - The Latest on federal firefighting aid (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Montana officials say the U.S. government has reversed its earlier decision to deny a request for aid to help pay for fighting the state's largest... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Locals get outdoors despite smoky skiesMISSOULA, Mont. - Wildfires are continuing to grow rapidly around Montana causi
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 minutes ago
MISSOULA, Mont. - Wildfires are continuing to grow rapidly around Montana causing the air quality to change. Frenchtown resident Robin Henderson hiked the M Trail in Missoula Wednesday and says the smoke didn’t phase her. “I do like being... Read more
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KERA North Texas
UK to ban sale of gasoline and diesel cars by 2040Britain said Wednesday it will outlaw the sale of new diesel and gasoline cars
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 minutes ago
Britain said Wednesday it will outlaw the sale of new diesel and gasoline cars and vans from 2040 in a bid to cut air pollution but environmental groups said the proposals did not go far enough. Environment minister Michael Gove announced the move... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Michigan youth group builds homes in OwensboroHigh schoolers from one church in Fenton, Michigan have been coming to Owensbor
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 16 minutes ago
High schoolers from one church in Fenton, Michigan have been coming to Owensboro for 20 years. The youth group brings about 30 teenagers each year to build homes with Habitat for Humanity. Students told us when they arrived earlier this week, these... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Company eyes Townsville minesMining company plans cobalt, nickel and scandium project at Greenvale DEVELOPM
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 17 minutes ago
Mining company plans cobalt, nickel and scandium project at Greenvale DEVELOPMENT company Australian Mines Ltd is ramping up its plans to become a major global supplier of technology metals from mines in the Greenvale area. The base metals explorer... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
California zoo welcomes 5 baby flamingos after chick droughtSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Five baby flamingos have hatched at California zoo af
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Five baby flamingos have hatched at California zoo after an 18-year drought of the spindly-legged chicks. The Sacramento Bee reports Thursday (http://bit.ly/2v2OQS8 ) that the eggs hatched between June 28 and July... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Build the filtration plant; invest in UV treatment firstFiltration is needed: I wasn't thrilled by the expense of the Big Pipe project
OregonLive.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
Filtration is needed: I wasn't thrilled by the expense of the Big Pipe project when it started ratcheting Portland Water Bureau water rates up, but I felt some satisfaction that a long delayed address of the combined sewage/rainwater overflow problem... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
US court asked to hold off on decision over fracking rules AP News | 07/27/17 03:07 PM DENVER (AP) -- The Trump administration asked th
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 minutes ago
AP News | 07/27/17 03:07 PM DENVER (AP) -- The Trump administration asked three federal judges from the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday to hold off on a decision regarding a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Trappers looking for orphaned bobcat in LakelandLAKELAND, Fla. - An adorable baby bobcat is on the loose in Lakeland. Big Cat
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 21 minutes ago
LAKELAND, Fla. - An adorable baby bobcat is on the loose in Lakeland. Big Cat Rescue of Tampa says a mother bobcat was crossing Harden Boulevard when it was hit and killed. Unfortunately, it left behind a 2-3 month old kitten. Experts say while it... Read more
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redOrbit
Boys discover ancient fossil while playing in the desertJuly 21, 2017 by Chuck Bednar While many experts tout the health benefits of
redOrbit / Posted 22 minutes ago
July 21, 2017 by Chuck Bednar While many experts tout the health benefits of encouraging youngsters to play outside, a pair of New Mexico brothers have demonstrated another good reason to put... Read more
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Taft Midway Driller
Staying green and saving a lot of waterWest Kern water District's xeriscape project shows that dry can be green as wel
Taft Midway Driller / Posted 22 minutes ago
West Kern water District's xeriscape project shows that dry can be green as well Doug KeelerMidway Driller Editordkeeler@taftmidwaydriller.com@midwaydriller To many people, xeriscape landscaping means nothing but rocks and cactus. The West Kern... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Army Corps needs more time on Negron’s Lake Okeechobee cleanup planLegislation passed this year by the Florida Legislature is meant to speed const
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 23 minutes ago
Legislation passed this year by the Florida Legislature is meant to speed construction of a reservoir intended to help clean South Florida waterways and potentially reduce the recurrence of toxic algae outbreaks in the St. Lucie Estuary, such as this... Read more
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Weekly Times
Call to unearth no-till projectsFARMERS with ideas for research projects have been urged to get them into the G
Weekly Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
FARMERS with ideas for research projects have been urged to get them into the GRDC for consideration. GRDC southern panel member Rob Sonogan told the Victorian No-Till Farmers Association conference at Echuca this month, he had heard a number of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
California Supreme Court ruling bolsters bullet train foesSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. law does not allow state-owned rail projects to compl
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. law does not allow state-owned rail projects to completely bypass California's strict environmental regulations, the state Supreme Court said Thursday in a decision that ensures further legal complications for the planned... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Call for Climate Commission & Carbon Budgeting WelcomedFriday, 28 July 2017, 9:27 amPress Release: Environment and Conservation Organi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 minutes ago
Friday, 28 July 2017, 9:27 amPress Release: Environment and Conservation Organisations of NZ Call for climate commission and carbon budgeting welcomedThe Environment and Conservation... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Lake Tahoe warming at 14 times the normal rateAn annual report on Lake Tahoe says the United States' largest alpine lake is s
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 25 minutes ago
An annual report on Lake Tahoe says the United States' largest alpine lake is still warming at 14 times the historic average. The finding is in Thursday's yearly report by the University of California at Davis on the condition of Lake Tahoe, which... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Kinder Morgan commits up to $3 million for salmon protectionKinder Morgan announced Thursday it would commit up to $3 million for a multi-y
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 26 minutes ago
Kinder Morgan announced Thursday it would commit up to $3 million for a multi-year program to protect wild Pacific salmon in waterways affected by the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. Trans Mountain signed a memorandum of understanding... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Kinder Morgan commits up to $3 million for salmon protectionKinder Morgan announced Thursday it would commit up to $3 million for a multi-y
Abbotsford News / Posted 27 minutes ago
Kinder Morgan announced Thursday it would commit up to $3 million for a multi-year program to protect wild Pacific salmon in waterways affected by the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. Trans Mountain signed a memorandum of understanding... Read more
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100 Mile House Free Press
Fires used to be much more common according to UBC researchNew research from the University of British Columbia (UBC) indicates wildfires
100 Mile House Free Press / Posted 28 minutes ago
New research from the University of British Columbia (UBC) indicates wildfires used to be a lot more common in the Cariboo. Wesley Brooke is a Master of Science student at UBC who for his thesis has been studying the Knife Creek Block of the Alex... Read more
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BC Local News
Habitat begins work on new homesHabitat for Humanity volunteers worked on pouring the cement footings at the ne
BC Local News / Posted 28 minutes ago
Habitat for Humanity volunteers worked on pouring the cement footings at the new Habitat for Humanity Southeast B.C. build on 72nd Ave. Volunteers converged on the site of what will be a duplex, while the building of a single family home is to begin... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Search underway to uncover the lost continent ZealandiaNew Zealanders have long scoffed at suggestions of becoming Australia's seventh
Brisbane Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
New Zealanders have long scoffed at suggestions of becoming Australia's seventh state but in a major shock on both sides of the Tasman, it turns out Kiwis and Kangaroos once could have got along fine if only the terra nullius had stayed united. But... Read more
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BC Local News
Wildfires could cost B.C. ranchers hundreds of millionsThe British Columbia Cattlemen's Association says wildfires have inflicted a te
BC Local News / Posted 29 minutes ago
The British Columbia Cattlemen's Association says wildfires have inflicted a terrible financial and emotional toll on its members. Association manager Kevin Boon says wildfires that broke out earlier this month in B.C.'s Cariboo and Chilcotin... Read more
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