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2014 Experimental

ABOVE: One of my favorite pictures of the fair with my granddaughter (1999), who was the biggest fair fan I’ve known in my more than 60 years of fair-going days! 157 more words

County Fairs

Plant Species Taking Over Texas Lakes; Impacting Boater Safety

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department is trying to let boaters know just a tiny little piece of an invasive plant that has already made in-roads in East Texas can hitch a ride on a boat trailer, having a huge impact on an entire, uninfested lake. 377 more words

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The Impatient Boater

We spent some time on the Coventry and Trent & Mersey Canals recently and frequently bumped into (sometimes literally) an increasingly common figure on our trip, the Impatient Boater. 484 more words

Canals

Elderly woman dies after being pulled from Bolton Lake

BOLTON, Conn. (WTNH)– An elderly woman has died after being found unresponsive in Bolton Lake Saturday evening.

Police say 89-year-old Virginia Bergstrom, of Bolton, was found unresponsive in a lake near her home around 5:40 p.m. 49 more words

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New Sask. highway signs warn of dangers of aquatic invasive species

Clean, drain and dry – that’s the message the Saskatchewan government is sending to boaters in new highway signs.

The message is aimed to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species into the province. 224 more words

Canada

Boaters: The Hilltop View

Perched up where the sun hits first and the wind can get violent, my eyes watch and analyze your every move, near and far. You often find your way across the blue, whether it’s rowing the edges, circling your jet-ski, bouncing over the water as your inner child yells, “Faster!”, or letting the wind take your sail for a ride. 17 more words

Moments

Coast Guard issues warning for boaters, beachgoers ahead of Darby

The Coast Guard is urging the public to prepare for the onset of heavy weather expected to impact the Hawaiian Islands.

Tropical Storm Darby is expected to generate sustained winds of 60 mph, storm surge and surf up to 20 feet along east-facing shores throughout the Main Hawaiian Islands. 268 more words

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