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Environmental Portraits - Roller Derby Series

This past semester we were asked “what is a portrait”? Is it the traditional 3/4 pose, slightly angled away from the camera or can it be more? 199 more words

University Of Guelph

Carmichael Coal Mine

By Patrick Brogan

The Carmichael coal, rail and port project will require a big investment in infrastructure and will boost the Australian economy, but not everybody is happy about the proposed plans. 1,399 more words

Politics

What's in your Carbon Footprint? Bulletin Board

I figured since my last bulletin board was a little outdated, I would keep things funky fresh with a bulletin about how to reduce your carbon footprint and some facts on CO2 emissions. 55 more words

Rats on Victoria st allotments Dinnington

I have lived around here 18 months.  I have been told on at least 5 occasions that people have seen rats on the allotment area.  I thought these were exaggerated rumours.   164 more words

Dinnington

Sitka hydroelectric plant down for repairs; city on diesel

From Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

SITKA, Alaska (AP) – The city of Sitka has been using diesel generators to fulfill resident’s increasing power demands as a hydroelectric plant remains shut down for repairs. 223 more words

Environmental

2 juveniles charged in Tennessee wildfires that killed 14

From KSL.com, by Jonathan Mattise,

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 2,400 buildings in an iconic tourism spot at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains. 468 more words

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Canada's New Food Labels Won't Include GMO Information

From Epoch Times, by Étienne Parent

Companies can voluntarily add genetically modified ingredient information, says CFIA

The federal government is in the process of revamping Canada’s food labelling system, but the new labels won’t state whether a particular product contains genetically modified ingredients. 623 more words

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