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Martin County Closes Halpatiokee Regional Park Trails

The hiking and mountain biking trails in Halpatiokee Regional Park are closed indefinitely. Martin County closed 7.5 miles of trails at its largest park on Thursday, until parks and recreation staff and members of the Treasure Coast Airborne Mountain Bike Club can deal with the problem. trail safety against wildlife. The closure is the result […]

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Donald Lee Whipp – Villages-News.com

Donald lee whipp Donald L. Whipp (86) joined his Heavenly Father on July 17, 2021 after a four-year battle with cancer and lung disease. Don was born in 1934 in Frederick, (MD) and moved to The Villages (FL) in 2005. He graduated from Frederick (MD) High School in 1952 and served almost three years in […]

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Mom says she was ‘torn apart’ after Chelsea fan’s son died in river tragedy

The family of a troubled boy who died in the River Trent near Swarkestone on a hot day paid tribute to their ‘shining star’ son. Thandolwethu Ndlovu, 15, who his family and friends called Thando, died in the river after visiting a group of friends on Tuesday, July 20. Extensive search and rescue efforts were […]

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Identify places with tourist potential, start working on the DPR: the tourism secy directs those in charge | Dehradun News

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Tourism Secretary Dilip Jawalkar asked department officials to identify places with tourist potential in the state’s 13 districts. He added that immediately after focusing on such a place, officials should prepare a DPR (detailed project report) and submit it to the state government, so that the site can be prepared for the most […]

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Columbus Group shares vision to connect area parks and waterways

Have you ever thought about kayaking to get to work? Or a hike from the suburbs to downtown for dinner and a history lesson on the central Ohio stops on the Underground Railroad? Or ride a mountain bike on rugged local trails for top-notch rock climbs? Franklin County could be the perfect place to do […]

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The best Airbnbs near Mount Rainier National Park

“],” renderIntial “: true,” wordCount “: 350}”> Intrepid visitors to Mount Rainier National Park come climb and climb the 14,410-foot volcano that dominates the state of Washington. But the ascent of Mount Rainier – a technical ascent intended for experienced climbers – isn’t the only thing to do in this northwest gem. You can hike […]

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How to charge a Tesla and use a Tesla Supercharger

One of the most appealing things about whether you own a Tesla, or are considering buying one, is the freedom offered by the automaker’s extensive network of Tesla superchargers. It is a worldwide network of electrical terminals, designed exclusively to recharge the batteries of Tesla vehicles. Chargers are also getting more and more powerful, with […]

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Mill Valley News | New

As of 03/17/2021, family / church visits with Mill Valley Care Center (MVCC) residents and Sunrise Villa Assisted Living (SVAL) tenants have resumed, as conditions / precautions allow it. The number of visitors to the building is limited and all visits must be scheduled in advance. On 4/22/2021, artists and volunteers were allowed to follow […]

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Glacier National Park records one of the busiest June

Glacier National Park had one of its busiest June last month, with more than half a million visits despite a new reservation system aimed at reducing congestion on the Going-to- route. the-Sun. Park officials recorded 502,581 visits during the month, more than in June 2015 (414,671) or June 2016 (485,017), according to preliminary data. And […]

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Students at Downey High School staff rescued after being stranded during Mt. Baldy hike

Rescuers hoisted a group of 15 students and staff from Downey High School to safety after becoming stranded on Mount Baldy, including two teenagers who got lost and spent the night on the mountain, have officials announced Tuesday. According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, about 51 students from the high school football and […]

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Jump in virus cases may lead to mask rules in New Orleans | Louisiana News

By KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) – A nine-fold increase in new COVID-19 cases reported in the past two weeks and an increase in the percentage of tests positive for the disease have prompted New Orleans officials to consider new measures mitigation, a city spokesperson said on Tuesday. Mayor LaToya Cantrell and city […]

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Where Kirk Ferentz is in the CBS Sports Hot Seat Rankings

Last summer, the future of Iowa’s program was uncertain, especially whether head coach Kirk Ferentz would remain the ship’s captain. After allegations of racial disparities In the program released last June, Iowa was the talking point of the college football world. “Ferentz came under intense scrutiny last month after longtime coach Chris Doyle was kicked […]

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10 Essential Ranger Tips For Visiting Everglades National Park

The Everglades National Park has one important purpose: it “provides important habitat for many rare and endangered species, such as the manatee, the American crocodile and the elusive Florida panther.” The enormous park, which has an entrance about an hour from Miami, includes 1.5 million acres of wetlands in Miami Dade, Monroe and Collier counties […]

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Montana Boomtown Moves to # 1 in WSJ Housing Market Index / Realtor.com

Billings, Mont., Is the new number 1 in the Wall Street Journal / Realtor.com Emerging Housing Markets Index, bolstered by its accessibility and appeal to remote workers. The index reflects how the real estate boom sparked home buying activity in small and mid-sized US cities. The top 20 cities in the ranking have an average […]

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Part of the wall connecting Karnataka’s KRS Dam and Brindavan Gardens collapses

Srirangapatna MP Ravindra Srikantaiah said the area where the wall collapsed is not connected to the central structure of the KRS Dam. Amid allegations of illegal mining causing damage to the iconic Krishna Raja Sagara Dam in Karnataka, part of the wall under the stairs connecting Brindavan Garden – a popular tourist attraction – to […]

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Paula Gayle Cowley | Obituary

October 18, 1938 – July 12, 2021 Paula Cowley, 82, died on July 12, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. She is now in her heavenly home with her Lord and Savior and dancing with her husband. Paula was born on October 18, 1938 in Roseburg, to Earl and Ada Smith. She attended […]

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Man Sentenced for Illegal Activities and Violations in Yellowstone National Park

GREAT FALLS – Theodore Eugene Garland of Oklahoma was recently convicted of seven counts of illegal activities and violations in Yellowstone National Park. Garland appeared before trial judge Mark Carman in Mammoth Hot Springs, Wyoming on July 2, 2021, for sentencing. Acting U.S. Attorney Bob Murray said in a press release Monday that Garland, 60, […]

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Adventist Journal Online | The talking rocks of the University of Weimar

July 19, 2021 New markings on a renovated hiking trail have been developed with a view to total community involvement. By: Josh Schulterbrandt, Weimar University For anyone who has gotten lost while hiking the more than 22 miles of Weimar University trails in the Sierra Nevada foothills of California, USA, traffic signs are welcome. And […]

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Photos, video of the bamboo forest in Kyoto

There are a lot of forests in the United States, but in Japan bamboo forests have become one of the biggest tourist attractions. KYOTO, Japan – Most of the events of the Summer Olympics are in Tokyo, but south of the bustling city, near historic Kyoto, is another place that tourists like Chantal Marauta must […]

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$ 850,000 Upgrade for Popular Depot Beach Campground in Murramarang National Park

The Depot Beach Campground facilities in Murramarang National Park are about to undergo an $ 850,000 upgrade to better meet the needs of families and improve access for visitors. Kane Weeks, South Coast Director of the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), said the popular campground’s facilities have served visitors well for over 30 […]

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Voted Nature Trails in Attleboro | Local News

The town’s natural trail system, unknown to many locals, can now be fully discovered and explored through the collaborative efforts of the Attleboro Land Trust, Mass Audubon and the town’s Conservation Commission. Those efforts, which lasted nearly three years, came to fruition at the Deborah and Roger Richardson Nature Reserve on Wilmarth Street on Saturday […]

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New push for tourism in Yelagiri

A century and a half ago, Yelagiri Hills was a summer retreat for the English officers of Arcot and Vellore. The spicy cuisine of North Arcot such as Avadhi biriyani made from short-grain rice, peda makkan (gulab jamun) and a smoked milk sorbet, a dessert, adorned the menus during their stay, according to the story. […]

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Charming New England coastal towns to see this summer

Whether it’s the white spiers of churches towering above the treetops of New England, the wide windswept beaches of the mid-Atlantic, or the quiet charm of the South Coast, there is plenty of summer left and plenty of time to explore lesser-known coastal enclaves that should be on your summer travel itinerary. Watch Hill, Rhode […]

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Fans rushed after a shooting that injured several people outside the national park

According to the DC team and police, gunfire which injured several people was reported outside the National Park’s Third Base Gate. Washington – Four people were shot dead outside Nationals Park in the Navy Yard neighborhood of Washington, DC on Saturday, the Washington Nationals said in a statement after the game was affected by the […]

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Google Maps shows users ‘potentially fatal’ route on Ben Nevis

In this archival photograph from May 2000, sheep graze at the foot of Ben Nevis in Scotland. Photo: Lisa Marie Pane (PA) A few years ago, instead of leading my best friend and I through a lovely and scenic Spanish mountain trail, Google Maps took us to a secluded field with cows. As I learned […]

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Mammer – an exquisite place to enjoy nature and shop for authentic crafts

Mammer, the land of pristine beauty is a famous tourist spot and a stopover on the way to the mountain resort of Sonamarg “golden meadow” located in the district of Ganderbal. It is located 11 kilometers from Kangan nestled between pine trees and is surrounded by majestic snow-capped mountains in the background. Well in the […]

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Louisiana seeks the best birding spots

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (AP) – It’s time to put your birding knowledge to good use. The State of Louisiana asks residents about the best places for bird watching. The Tourist Board says people have until September 30 to submit nominations to be included in Louisiana’s redesigned birding trails. The nominations are part of an effort […]

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New Jersey family marks seven million visitors to Wind Cave National Park

WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, SD – A family of six made history at Wind Cave National Park when they stopped by the cave on July 14. A member of the Gibello family was the 7 millionth visitor to visit Wind Cave since it became a national park 118 years ago. “With cave tours limited to […]

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Volunteering DC Booth Fish Hatchery – a nomads dream

SPEARFISH, SD – The life of a retiree can be carefree, and for a group of Spearfish it is an opportunity to give back to the community. A popular tourist spot, the DC Booth Hatchery and National Historic Archives can operate smoothly thanks to this special set of volunteers, and surprisingly, many are modern day […]

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Forest Service expects to see more people at Flat Tops, other trails, after fire closures at North Routt

View from Mandall Pass in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area. (Photo by Shelby Reardon) YAMPA – With popular trails in North Routt County being closed due to the ongoing Morgan Creek fire, the US Forest Service said on Friday it expects crowds to flock to other trails in the region. The US Forest Service has […]

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Bay Area Day Trips: Summer in Marin County

From wild beaches and ancient redwoods to swimming in the bay, to numerous hiking and biking tours, Marin County has the widest variety of natural beauties possible. Add in tons of history and delicious local food, and you’ve got a recipe for enough day trips to fill a dozen summers. This week’s Hoodline Bay Area […]

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Take a peek inside America’s newest national park

FAYTEETVILLE, West Virginia / ABC News – Americans certainly embraced the outdoors in 2020 when businesses closed and sporting seasons were canceled. People took to the great outdoors and walked, ran, and played new sports like golf and tennis. Many visited public lands. The New River Gorge in West Virginia was named the nation’s 63rd […]

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I’m just passing by! | The Dartmouth

Every year, groups of Appalachian Trail hikers pass through downtown Hanover. by Meghan Powers | 07/16/21 3:10 am With the White Mountains as its backyard, Dartmouth has always provided a temporary home for passing hikers, whether they’re just hiking the area or trekking the entire Appalachian Trail. If your curiosity has ever been piqued by […]

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“A lucky bird”: a young red-tailed hawk injured, cured, then released near the League campus

SYRACUSE, NY – Sometimes bad things happen after a young bird leaves its nest. Sometimes, however, there can be a happy ending when humans step in. This was the case on Thursday morning when a young red-tailed hawk, injured just over two weeks after apparently crashing into a window of a building on the Syracuse […]

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The beta version of the Jenny Lake Explorer app is now available to the public

For a fun and educational digital experience, the Jenny Lake Explorer app is now available to the public, Grand Teton National Park / National Park Service Grand Teton National Park Foundation and Grand Téton National Park are happy to share the launch of the public beta of the Jenny Lake Explorer app, developed and published […]

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Sabinoso Wilderness to Extend Almost 10,000 Acres | Local News

When U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich first visited the Sabinoso Wilderness Area – a rugged landscape of craggy canyons, lush waterfront areas, and sandstone cliffs near Las Vegas, New Mexico – he was struck by its radical difference from the rest of the state. “Its geography was more like some of the areas I used to […]

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Edmonton, but better: 10-year plan unveiled to make the city a destination of choice – Edmonton

More than six million people visited Edmonton in 2019 and spent more than $ 1.7 billion, according to Explore Edmonton. Then the pandemic struck. The tourist agency has a plan to help the rest of the world get to know the city again. Explore Edmonton’s tourism master plan identified key elements of a relaunch strategy, […]

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Best California Glamping Destinations For Luxury Campers

Camping is the ultimate getaway for those looking to escape the rigors of everyday life and rejuvenate themselves in nature. Some people like to sleep in a tent and cook over a campfire, while others prefer to enjoy the great outdoors without giving up creature comforts. If you fall for the latter camp, there is […]

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Proposal made to extend free access for veterans to all national parks

Blue Hen Falls in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Photo provided by the National Park Service website. WASHINGTON – United States Representative Mariannette Miller-Meeks of Iowa testified before the House Natural Resources Committee hearing on Tuesday in support of bipartisan legislation that would give veterans and families Gold Star free lifetime access to national parks and […]

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Jersey Shore’s best restaurants with outdoor seating and waterfront views

The best kind of day at the beach ends with dining and drinks outside – sitting at a table on a spacious dock, deck, patio, sand bar, or rooftop in the restaurant type with a view on the seafront that asks to be photographed. The pandemic has led many restaurants in and around Philly to […]

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Inside Great Plains Tembo in Zimbabwe • Hotel designs

As we follow the story of Great Plains and Beverly and Dereck Joubert – and the fascinating lives they build for themselves and the community around their meaningful camps – it’s hard not to anticipate what the filmmakers have become. hoteliers will do next. We last spoke to the couple a few months ago when […]

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The heat warning expires Monday night, but then there could be flash flooding in southern Utah

(National Weather Service) Flash floods are “likely” in most of Utah’s national parks on Tuesday. | July 12, 2021, 3:00 p.m. A warning of excessive heat in much of Utah is due to expire at 9 p.m. Monday, but the danger remains in the forecast: possible flash flooding in southern Utah. Record-breaking or near-record temperatures […]

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1 local hiker, 1 visitor rescued from 2 popular Oahu trails

Posted: Jul 11, 2021 / 8:40 PM HST / Update: Jul 11, 2021 / 8:40 PM HST HONOLULU (KHON2) – Honolulu firefighters rescued a 32-year-old woman from Lanipo Trail in Kaimuki after she said she was having trouble finding her way back to the trail. A 9-1-1 call for the lost hiker arrived around 4:15 […]

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Man-made wildfire in an ancient forest – Prince George Citizen

Firefighting crews bring the Chilako blaze and Cutoff Creek blaze under control amid multiple wildfires in the jurisdiction of the Prince George Fire Center Lightning from the storm that hit the city early Saturday morning sparked at least five new wildfires between Prince George and McBride, while humans are believed to have caused at least […]

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What you need to know about Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, from hiking trails to campsites

Camping, hiking, scenic natural beauty, and wildlife galore – Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park has it all. This California State Park, located on the western slope of the Santa Lucia Mountains, is a charming, wooded riverside retreat for those wishing to experience one of the Sunshine State’s most popular parks. Take a walk along the […]

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Death Valley hits 130 degrees as heat wave sweeps west

FURNACE CREEK, Calif .– For Gary Bryant, walking a tenth of a mile from his modular home to the air-conditioned restaurant where he worked on Saturday was “enough” time outdoors. Mr. Bryant, 64, knows the risks of summer temperatures in Death Valley. He once collapsed under a palm tree from the heat and had to […]

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How To Stay Safe This Summer On Washington State’s Water, Beaches, or Trails

A guide to staying safe as you explore Washington State’s beaches, park trails, and water bodies this summer. _______________________________________ STAY SAFE WHILE ENJOYING THE WATERS OF THE NORTHWEST PACIFIC We’ve all seen the ads and videos on social media of people going on their paddleboards, smiling, laughing, and having a carefree time in the sun. […]

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Fern Ridge Lake Recreational Use Notice

LANE COUNTY, Oregon – The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) today issued a Recreational Health Advisory for Fern Ridge Lake due to the presence of an overgrowth of cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins that may be harmful to humans and pets. People should avoid swimming and high-speed water activities, such as water skiing or motor boating, in areas […]

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Trail Trek Challenge encourages families to discover nature

The free hiking program includes trail maps and scavenger hunts. July 9, 2021 6:49 PM Lea Rivard Posted: July 9, 2021 6:49 PM LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WKBT) – It’s hiking season in Wisconsin and it’s a great time to take part in the “Trail Trek Challenge”. The Challenge is a free hiking program that encourages […]

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We visited Parwan in Afghanistan to see Golghondi Hill Bloom

Nestled deep in the Hindu Kush Mountains, the lush Parwan Valley is known for its breathtaking scenery and breathtaking scenery. What image does your brain conjure up when I mention Afghanistan? Do you expect bombs to explode every second? Afghanistan rarely comes across as a country where people would be expected to spend a day […]

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Whiskey Review: Wyoming Whiskey National Parks Special Bourbon Edition

Editor’s Note: This whiskey was provided to us as a review sample by Wyoming Whiskey. This in no case, by our editorial policies, influenced the final result of this review. It should also be noted that by clicking the purchase link near the bottom of this review, our site receives a small sponsorship payment which […]

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Saving shorebirds, one trip at a time

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Ed Steponaitis jumps off the boat and trudges through the murky, warm Gulf of Mexico. His shorts are soaked in salt water up to the waist. He wades 50 yards to Three Rooker Island, a crescent-shaped haven west of Tarpon Springs. Swarms of birds hover above, squealing and croaking. On the […]

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How overcrowded are America’s national parks? See for yourself.

Largely freed from domestic travel restrictions, Americans have flocked to national parks in record numbers this spring and summer. Several parks, including Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park, have already set monthly visit records. Many sites are gearing up for the busiest years in their history. And so, instead of serenity, many visitors […]

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10 of the best hiking must-haves, according to a trail manager

Ooutdoor enthusiasts look forward to summer for the warm weather, backyard barbecues and ordinary sunny skies, but the main event for the mountain lovers among us? The official start of the hiking season. While it can be tempting to wake up and hike the trails, take a moment before doing so and make sure to […]

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Yuvraj Singh on Rishabh pants

Yuvraj Singh supported Rishabh Pant as the next Indian captain. The World Cup winner came to this conclusion watching Pant during IPL 2021 where he led the Delhi Capitals, the franchise was in second place when the tournament was called off due to Covid-19. Last update:08 July 2021, 15:28 IST FOLLOW US ON: Former Indian […]

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Shirley reichenbacker

SEYMOUR Mrs. Shirley “Ma” Dean (Oathout) Reichenbacker, 83, of Seymour, passed away on July 6, 2021 at Schneck Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born in 1937 in Indianapolis, IN, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Katheleen (Wray) Oathout. On June 18, 1955, she married Jack Reichenbacker. Shirley graduated from Cortland […]

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New National Park designation spurs change at New River Gorge

NEW RIVER GORGE, W.Va (NewsNation Now) – When Kyle Kent isn’t teaching social studies in high school, you can find him climbing the Appalachians as a mountain guide. “It only took me a few days to realize ‘Oh wow, I love this place and I think I want to make this house.’ It came really […]

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Pennsylvania Wilds, an Affordable and Close Getaway – CBS Pittsburgh

WELLSBORO, Pa. (KDKA) – As more families look to get away, get away from it all, what is available within a short drive of Pittsburgh? Well, how about considering the Pennsylvania Wilds? READ MORE: Public contribution requested before the Roberto Clemente Bridge construction project It is the upper north-central part of the state, comprising 12 […]

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Be a tourist in your home country

July 6, 2021 at 4:18 pm It’s time to to party! We are no longer confined to our homes and have made the welcome mat available to those in the United States and locals planning a vacation rather than going overseas. As we emerge, starved for stimuli and overloaded with the virtual realm of home […]

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Saved Raven Becomes Rainier Man’s Lifeline

By Daniel Warn / [email protected] Crows: scary? Check. Clever? Check. Capable of improbable and healing friendships? Check, check, check. Jonny Snow the Crow, affectionately nicknamed “Mr. Snow” by his rescuer, spent five days in the loving hands of Rainier resident John Wilson. Wilson chronicled his time with the bird on Facebook, which ended with the […]

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National parks see visitor numbers increase as people eager to explore the great outdoors

National parks see their number of visitors increase Reports by Maureen Naylor of KTVU. If you are planning to visit a national park this summer, you are not alone. There has been a noticeable increase in travel this year, particularly to national parks. Kristy Clifford of Greenville, SC, with her husband and three children, started […]

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Taylor’s through hike – Gilford hiker returns to AT after COVID launched her | Local News

GILMANTON – Taylor Tognacci is not a long time hiker. In fact, it wasn’t until after graduating from college that she hiked her first trail. Yet five years later, she’s accomplished a feat most hikers only dream of: trekking the Appalachian Trail. Tognacci grew up in Massachusetts, went to business management school, then moved to […]

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British-era Thanjai collector’s office to become mega museum

Thiruchirapalli: A 5D theater will be one of the highlights of the new tourist site. The Indo-Saracen building erected in 1896 during colonial rule, served as the seat of the composite district of Thanjavur and then became the Collectorate of the present-day Thanjavur district and continued until 2015. As there was a lack of space […]

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From music to markets and more

Party at the Point: 6 p.m., Fridays in July, Charleston Beach Resort and Marina, Mount Pleasant. The beloved Happy Hour concert series is back with live music and plenty of food and drink. Each event is limited to 600 general admission ticket holders. Tickets are available on citypapertickets.com. All shows cost $ 10, with children […]

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Yosemite National Park Fire Update for July 4, 2021 – Lighting has started several small fires that are currently burning in the park

Current fire in Yosemite National Park July 4, 2021 – From Monday July 28, 2021 to July 2, thunderstorms occurred over Yosemite National Park, creating lightning bolts that sparked 14 fires. Fire managers assessed all fires for an appropriate response. Due to the risk to the safety of visitors and the values ​​of the park, […]

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Copper Face Jacks owners lose more than a quarter of their wealth due to the Covid-19 crisis

THE owners of Copper Face Jacks have been hit hard during the Covid-19 crisis – but experts expect them to bounce back. RTE’s 2021 Rich List in Ireland talks to experts about the richest people in the country and how their finances are going during the pandemic. 5 Paula and Cathal Jackson on opening night […]

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10 cars set on fire, 7 injured as bushfire hits Gan Hashlosha National Park

A bushfire has spread through Gan Hashlosha National Park, also known by its Arabic name of Sakhne, engulfing at least 10 motor vehicles, Israel police reported on Saturday afternoon. Firefighters reportedly brought the blaze under control. Seven people were evacuated to Ha’emek Medical Center in mild condition due to smoke inhalation, Magen David Adom reported. […]

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The 10 best European hiking destinations to reconnect with nature

The great outdoors is calling for many who spent a lot of time indoors during the pandemic, and hiking is the perfect way to get some fresh air. Outdoor transmission of COVID-19 is widely considered to be low. So, an active vacation such as a hike could help heal your Delta variant blues, keep fit […]

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Here’s one reason young people may not get so sick – Marin Independent Journal

Previous infection with less harmful cousins ​​of the COVID-19 virus could reduce the severity of the disease, according to new research from Stanford University. People who carry immune cells created after exposure to common seasonal coronaviruses may be less sick with infection with the more dangerous COVID-19 virus, called SARS CoV-2, reports Mark Davis, director […]

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Texas plans to reduce haze in national parks without pollution limits

Texas – Texas regulators on Wednesday brought forward a plan to reduce pollution in its national parks that contains no new limits on air pollutants that cause haze and ignores concerns expressed by federal agencies and environmentalists . Texas’ proposed plan – which is required by the federal government to improve visibility in national parks […]

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Three wildfires rage near California tourist spot

Hundreds of firefighters rushed today to contain three wildfires in drought-stricken northern California that burned nearly 40,000 acres. Among them, a popular tourist lake is preparing to welcome hordes of visitors for the July 4th holiday weekend in the United States. Evacuation orders were in place along stretches of Shasta Lake – a hot spot […]

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Cycling and walking paths could benefit from the infrastructure bill

Scot Grossman and his team are putting the finishing touches to this all-new, nearly two-mile stretch of trail that winds along Clear Creek Canyon in Colorado. “It’s 65 miles, 5,600 vertical feet, crossing several jurisdictions along the way. The most important link to those 65 miles is Clear Creek Canyon, which we are currently in, […]

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Missouri and Kansas: Best KC Campgrounds in the Kansas City Area

State Park earlier this month. The program, sponsored by Missouri State Parks, teaches the basics of family camping.” title=”The Minter family, including (left to right) Kelly; Tessa, 8 years old; Isaac, 6 years old; and Ron, practiced pitching a tent on Tuesday at their home in Kansas City. The Minters attended Camp Learn2 at Weston […]

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US gears up for blockbuster on July 4

Mark Penzkover, a civil engineer near Milwaukee, hopped in his car the other day and, like many others in the United States, has started to make up for it in the past 15 months. He drove seven hours to Cincinnati to spend that July 4th weekend at the Annual International Moose Convention, which meets again […]

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Spending Bill Relaunches NPS Plan to Commemorate Black Panthers – Thursday July 1, 2021 – www.eenews.net

In 2017, the National Park Service got a grant of $ 98,000 that would have commemorated the legacy of the militant Black Panther Party after the Fraternal Order of the Police complained to President Trump that he would honor the “cop killers. “. Four years later, the plan is back. Democrats on the House Appropriations […]

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Iceland wants to turn your quarantine sweatpants into hiking boots

“],” filter “: {” nextExceptions “:” img, blockquote, div “,” nextContainsExceptions “:” img, blockquote “}}”> After more than a year of lockdowns and travel bans, we’re all looking for an adventure and wondering what to do with the sweatpants we’ve been wearing for months. The Icelandic travel agency responds to both issues with an unusual […]

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Senedd’s declaration of natural emergency welcomed, but time is running out

// = do_shortcode (‘[in-content-square]’)?> Swifts in flight. Photo by TheOtherKev from Pixabay. Jon gower When I first moved to Cardiff in the 1980s, the sound of a late June evening was provided by the cry of swifts as their scimitar-shaped wings sliced ​​through the air. Unfortunately this year I only saw a few individual birds […]