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38 min ago | The Oregonian
Here is the latest entry in my Appreciation of Oregon series. As I dig into my personal archives to share some of my favorite pictures from some of my favorite places, I'll also share a story or two.
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He was a state representative for 11 years, past chairman of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and was president of the Allentown Economic Development Corp. from 1996 to 2003.
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The Greeley Historic Preservation Commission continues the free 2014 History Brown Bag Series held on the 4th Thursday of each month from January through October, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th Street.
Lucho Rossi gets ready to walk dogs on a trail on Monday, July 15, 2013, in Tiburon, Calif.
The family of a woman who was beaten to death, before her body was dumped at the foot of Colorado National Monument, gasped with joy and applauded in court as a Mesa County judge announced the maximum sentence in the case.
Federal officials say a wolf that fled from Isle Royale National Park and was found dead on the Minnesota mainland had been shot with a pellet gun.
With the ice caves about to be closed the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore has provided an updated Ice Caves Fact Sheet with questions and answers: What are the Ice Caves? There are intricately carved sea caves along the Mainland Unit of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
The state has released a new set of maps designed to tip off developers and homeowners to potential geological hazards in communities near Zion National Park.
For those looking for a taste of culture in Waynesboro, there are options such as a museum featuring the works of artist P. Buckley Moss or the soon-to-be restored Wayne Theater.
A new National Park Service report shows that the 650,000 visitors to national park lands in the Santa Monica Mountains spent $26 million in the surrounding community in 2012.
Four men were honored recently by The Mountaineers for climbing 100 peaks in Mount Rainier National Park during a celebration at the organization's complex in Seattle.
Addressing a 54-mile stretch of the Tuolumne River that runs through the park, designers of the plan say they focused on a smaller area that draws a lot of interest from visitors.
Downtown Baltimore is getting a little greener this week as it readies for an Irish celebration Sunday including a mass, race and parade.
President Barack Obama has signed a bill designating 32,557 acres of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore as protected federal wilderness, the final step for a proposal that has been debated locally for more than a decade.
If there is an expert on runaway bamboo, it has to be Dorothy Geyer, a natural resource specialist with the Colonial National Historical Park in Virginia's Yorktown and Jamestown.
Everglades National Park and partners including the University of Florida, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, and the Swamp Apes , worked together last weekend to capture a Nile crocodile that was reported in the Chekika area of the park, which is currently closed to the public.
Where can you drive, and even walk, on the beaches of Cape Hatteras National Seashore this spring? You'll soon know, as Seashore crews will be identifying prenesting areas for piping plovers, Wilson's plover, American oystercatchers, and other colonial waterbirds.