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Bell Museum’s cooked wood highlights niche industry opportunity

A few years ago, architecture firm Perkins+Will came to a conclusion while drawing plans for the new Bell Museum of Natural History and Planetarium on the University of Minnesota’s St. 619 more words


RCMP, fire officials work to rescue man stuck on thin ice in Nova Scotia

RCMP and fire officials are currently working to rescue a man who is stuck on thin ice off Highway 7 in Smith Settlement, N.S.

Police say a man went to put a fishing shack up on the ice Friday afternoon when it was determined to be too thin. 32 more words


Warm Weekend Weather Has DNR Urging Caution On Minn. Lakes

LAKE MINNETONKA, Minn. (WCCO) — Warmer weather has law enforcement warning about the dangers of thin ice.

In just the past couple of weeks, Minnesota has seen several instances of vehicles breaking through. 105 more words


VIDEO: 'Jughead' The Deer Freed From Pretzel Container

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – “Jughead” may not be the kindest nickname, but it fit the deer that got his head stuck inside a plastic jug last week. 270 more words


Another deer with CWD found in SE Minnesota

PRESTON, Minn. – A special hunt in southeastern Minnesota has found one more deer infected with chronic wasting disease.

The hunt concluded on January 15 and the Department of Natural Resources says an additional female deer near Preston had CWD, bringing the total number of animals recently found with the disease to six.  149 more words

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Halifax Fire rescue deer stranded on Long Lake

Halifax Fire officials and members of the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources spend part of Sunday morning working to rescue a deer that was stuck on the ice of Long Lake in Hammonds Plains, N.S. 87 more words


DNR Ice Cutter Called In To Help Smith Island

CRISFIELD, Md. (AP) — With the ice building around Smith Island and Crisfield, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources dispatched its ice cutter to help. 100 more words