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Des Moines Tearing Down Ash Trees To Combat Borer

The landscape of Des Moines is changing. Beautiful old shade trees, reduced to ugly stumps. At Evelyn Davis Park, several trees were cut down this week. 368 more words


Album Review: Triumvir Foul - "An Oath of Blood and Fire"

With their debut demo, An Oath of Blood and Fire, Portland death metal duo Triumvir Foul gives us many things: an abundance of thick, grimy guitar riffs; some of the rawest, most gutteral OSDM vocals you’ll hear this year; and, most importantly, a successful combination of these elements into a short and taut package. 394 more words

Album Reviews

Axing the Ash: Invasive Insect Plagues MU

They came in droves, burrowed in the wood of ships from the south of Asia. Smaller than a penny and the color of a precious gemstone, they killed tens of millions of ash trees across the Midwestern United States. 853 more words


Laster - De Verste Verte Is Hier (Review)

Laster are from the Netherlands and this is their début album.

I’m a fan of Laster’s first release Wijsgeer & Narreman so was looking forward to hearing this. 178 more words


Ash borer infestation found in Olmsted County

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials have confirmed, trees in Olmsted County are infested with the destructive emerald ash borer.

The state Department of Agriculture said Wednesday the county will join Hennepin, Houston, Ramsey and Winona counties in a state and federal quarantine to prevent the infestation from spreading. 79 more words

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Invasive Beetle Found In Boston

BOSTON (AP) — An invasive and destructive beetle has been found at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston.

State officials say it’s the first emerald ash borer to be detected in Suffolk County. 158 more words


Ash Borer, Hell, Spectral Voice, Oryx and Blighter at 3 Kings Tavern

By E. Henderson

The underground metal scene is something distinctly unique across all corners of the United States. There are regional scenes, of course, but it is especially interesting to see those regional scenes put into different locales. 1,181 more words

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