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Massachusetts Drops Snake Island Plan That Rattled Residents

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is dropping its plan to establish a colony of venomous timber rattlesnakes on an uninhabited island.

The state Fisheries and Wildlife board voted unanimously on Wednesday to suspend the plan indefinitely after residents in the region raised safety concerns. 105 more words

News

Rattlesnakes? There's Not Room In This Town For The Both Of Us.

This is Deputy Digby Pancake. Newsflash for you. And when I say newsflash, I am flashing you the news without pants on.

We have been stuck in the desert for weeks now with no dessert to be found. 545 more words

Lloyd Cole - Preston Guild Hall

We were two songs in on Monday night before our special guest deigned to talk to us, fixing us with something of a 1,000-yard stare while sussing out his audience before announcing, ‘You’re not getting any younger either’. 893 more words

Music

Hikers Eager To See 'Superbloom' Warned To Watch Out For Rattlesnakes

LANCASTER (CBSLA.com) — On a cool, dry day, surrounded by a riot of colorful wildflowers in the mountains and deserts, hikers might not immediately place the telltale sound of a rattle. 285 more words

News

Ignore All Warnings

Ignore all the warning signs. Ignore the suggestions. Don’t read any signs. Go about your day oblivious to your surroundings only concerned with your own personal immediate happiness. 378 more words

Desert

Who's Domain?

Territory

I grew up in West Texas where they say “Everything is bigger!”  My family always lived in the wilderness, not in an urban setting, affording me the treasures and pleasures of outdoor life in its West Texas finest.   824 more words

Editorials

Dodging Fangs

March is undoubtedly the nicest weather month in the Valley of the Sun. January can actually be a bit chilly (if you consider 55 degrees to be chilly), and February can be hit or miss. 752 more words

Whimsies