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New Brunswick hoping to top Yarmouth’s 3.6 earthquake next year

Fredericton — Yesterday afternoon at around 3:33 p.m., Yarmouth, N.S. was successful in inducing a 3.6 magnitude earthquake to kick off their Canada Day celebrations — slightly higher than the 3.2 earthquake that took place in New Brunswick earlier this year. 350 more words

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Environmental Groups Urge Dayton To Wade Into Mine Review

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Environmental advocates are calling on Gov. Mark Dayton to require stronger environmental protections for a proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota. 123 more words

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Officials monitor wildlife for signs of serious diseases

LANSING, MI (AP) – State officials say they’re watching for signs that three serious wildlife diseases detected in Michigan this year might be spreading. They are asking the public to report suspected cases. 100 more words

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Crackdown On Drinking And Boating This Weekend

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Get caught drinking and boating, and you could get jail time.

That was the message from the Department of Natural Resources ahead of a crackdown on drunken boaters. 166 more words

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Judge Says He Won't Lift Order Halting Construction Of Levee

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in Minnesota says he won’t lift an order that halts construction of a ring dike project until the completion of an environmental review on a planned Red River diversion project in the Fargo area. 107 more words

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DNR Releases Latest Revision To PolyMet Environmental Review

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The latest environmental review for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota has swollen to over 3,100 pages, reflecting how regulators struggled to with deal with nearly 58,000 written comments from the public and opinions expressed at public meetings. 106 more words

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Know the rules of hunting.

One thing I’ve noticed during the time I’ve been a hunter of whitetail deer is reading is crucial to success. Now I know that you all are thinking what blog or book am I going to be asking you to read? 405 more words

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