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  1. Tekapo cut off as wintry blast affects South Island roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... 85 (Omakau to Kyeburn) were affected by flooding and road users were advised to take care, NZTA said. In the North Island, the MetService issued road snow warnings including the Desert Road and Rimutaka Hill Road. Up to 10cm of snow was expected to ...

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  2. Norwalk Public Library escape room a success Cities such as Cleveland ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... family, of Norwalk, came out on top with an exit time just under 26 minutes, earning them four tickets to Kings Island. The complete times of the victors are as follows: The Snyders (25:59), Team Naseman (32:47), Team Ware (34:17),the Rizzos ...

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  3. Opinion: Dangers at TidnishRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Amherst Daily News

    ... to know his pirates. Nova Scotia has long been famous for its pirate history, especially the treasures buried at Oak Island off the South Shore. I'm looking at The Oak Island Mystery by R.V. Harris, 1958, inscribed that Christmas To: Pop, From: ...

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  4. Maine Unemployment Rate 3.5 Percent in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | State of Maine

    ... region were 2.9 percent in New Hampshire, 3.2 percent in Vermont, 4.3 percent in Massachusetts, 4.2 percent in Rhode Island, and 5.0 percent in Connecticut. The employment to population ratio estimate of 61.8 percent remained above the U.S. average ...

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  5. Nearly 4,000 victims affected by Pa. Supreme Court ruling on sex offender registrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | PennLive.com

    ... that was imposed on him after he was convicted in 2007 of indecent assault of a 12-year-old girl. He fled to Rhode Island before being sentence and wasn't captured until 2014. Muniz went to court when police informed him that, under SORNA, which was ...

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  6. Convicted child molester wins sentencing appeal, doesn't have to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | PennLive.com

    ... in May of 2007, but he failed to appear in court. Muniz remained at large until his October 2014 arrest in Rhode Island on unrelated charges. Muniz's argument: The life-time punishment was unconstitutional because the new sex offender laws were ...

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  7. Long Island Ice Cream Tour: Visit nine parlors in 10 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Newsday

    ... account. To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. Participants in the 2015 Long Island Ice Cream Tour start the day at Snowflake Ice Cream Shoppe in Riverhead. Photo Credit: Jeff Noreman It's the Mount Everest of ...

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  8. Earle Lockerby: Renaming sites like Fort Amherst as reconciliation is misguidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Guardian

    ... his opinion piece that Amherst "proposed distributing smallpox-laced blankets among the First Nations people on the Island." I challenge him to provide proof of this claim; reading it in some book or newspaper (secondary sources) is no proof. "Fake ...

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  9. Biker Bash preparations nearing completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Amherst Daily News

    ... Pure Adrenaline Stunt Riders on Saturday. Saturday's events feature the Tim Hortons Blitz the Bridge to Prince Edward Island as well as the Defenders For Change Poker Run and the Bordertown Toys for Tots that's sponsored by McDonald's. Crossroads ...

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  10. Federal government announces $1 million in funding for Acadian cultural projectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Cape Breton Post

    Canadian Heritage Minister Melanie Joly was in Moncton, N.B., to announce funding for 59 projects for National Acadian Day events in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador. The projects include the Festival acadien de Caraquet in New Brunswick and Grand-Pre 2017 in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley.

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  11. Catherine Callbeck among 2017 Order of P.E.I. recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... 1960s and 70s, she was part of a group of researchers and advocates who were instrumental in the preservation of the Island's landscapes and public spaces St. Peters Bay resident MacAulay's teaching career spanned four decades, the majority spent at ...

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  12. Snow easing after affecting travel in deep southRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    Snow has eased across the South Island's high country areas after the wintry weather closed schools and affected travel. The NZ Transport Agency earlier issued warnings for at least seven South Island highways - State Highway 8 through the Lindis Pass, State Highway 85 from Alexandra to Ranfurly and State Highway 90 from Raes Junction to Willowbank.

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  13. Snow expected to low levels in far south, a few showers for most of the restRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Southland Times

    ... those heavier showers the temperature will drop." There are a number of snow and ice cautions across the lower South Island this morning. Please take extra care. https://t.co/opumdFhBOE ^LT pic.twitter.com/Px36ZMOTs6 MetService has warned heavy snow ...

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  14. Heavy snow on the way for the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... and snow at and above that level, Ms Haddon said. There are a number of snow and ice cautions across the lower South Island this morning. Please take extra care. https://t.co/opumdFhBOE ^LT pic.twitter.com/Px36ZMOTs6 - NZTA Otago/Southland (@NZTAOS) ...

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  15. Graduation means change for Class of 2017 at ARHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Amherst Daily News

    ... is excited to be beginning a new chapter in her life in September when she goes to the University of Prince Edward Island to study toward a nursing degree. She said it's going to be tough keeping in touch with friends, but said she'll do her best ...

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  16. Mother fights to keep child with health issues in same school amid rezoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | CBC News

    ... out of the zone a few years ago, but decided to keep sending her to the same school. Before the extensive review of Island schools this past winter , criteria for a transfer request was generally approved if there was enough space, capacity and ...

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  17. Maine Unemployment Rate 3.2 Percent in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | State of Maine

    ... region were 2.9 percent in New Hampshire, 3.1 percent in Vermont, 4.2 percent in Massachusetts, 4.1 percent in Rhode Island, and 4.9 percent in Connecticut. The employment to population ratio estimate of 62.0 percent remained above the U.S. average ...

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  18. College signings: The latest Island athletes attending D-2, D-3 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | SILive.com

    The Island's leading three-point shooter will be heading to division 3 SUNY Polytechnic Institute, which finished 19-7 a year ago. Susan Wagner coach Joe Coscia said Poly coach Rob Schoener was looking for a shooter to complement his returning post players and believes the sharp-shooting Reali will fit the bill.

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  19. Triple the Cumberland County cub cutenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Guardian

    Joanne Gibson was looking out the back window of her Tyndal Road home near Amherst on Sunday evening when she saw a rather large bear approaching the house. "We get bears every year out here and usually they're very close to the woods, but this one was getting close to the house," Gibson said.

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  20. Larter records shutout for KensingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Journal-Pioneer

    The Subway P.E.I. Under-15 Girls Soccer League game was played at Athena Consolidated School. Emma Arsenault scored the only goal of the first half at the 14-minute mark.

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