Groundhog Day Newswire

Groundhog Day Newswire

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  1. Wisconsin firefighter killed in gas explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... biggest claims to fame are Jimmy the Groundhog, a renowned rodent that predicts how long winter will last on Groundhog Day, and dirt races involving midget cars, a sort of cross between ATVs and dune buggies. "He was very, very proud of Sun Prairie ...

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  2. Firefighter killed in gas explosion, fire near MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | Journal of Commerce

    ... biggest claims to fame are Jimmy the Groundhog, a renowned rodent that predicts how long winter will last on Groundhog Day, and dirt races involving midget cars, a sort of cross between ATVs and dune buggies. Steve Owen, 60, who owns Sun City ...

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  3. Wisconsin firefighter killed in gas explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | Lowell Sun

    ... biggest claims to fame are Jimmy the Groundhog, a renowned rodent that predicts how long winter will last on Groundhog Day, and dirt races involving midget cars, a sort of cross between ATVs and dune buggies. "He was very, very proud of Sun Prairie ...

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  4. Groundhogs can be one destructive pestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 23 | The Inter-Mountain

    Punxsutawney Phil, French Creek Freddy or Willie Woodchuck may look cute on Feb. 2 (National Groundhog Day), but for the remaining 364 or 365 days of the year, this critter is just one destructive pest. Groundhogs, whistle pigs, land beavers, ...

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  5. Groundhogs can be one destructive pestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 23 | The Inter-Mountain

    Punxsutawney Phil, French Creek Freddy or Willie Woodchuck may look cute on Feb. 2 (National Groundhog Day), but for the remaining 364 or 365 days of the year, this critter is just one destructive pest. Groundhogs, whistle pigs, land beavers, ...

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  6. The World Outdoors: Many Middlesex mammals to marvelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The London Free Press

    The groundhog is also known as a woodchuck. The name woodchuck dates back to 1674 and is an adaptation of the Algonquin words otchock and wejack.

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  7. What 'Groundhog Day' Teaches Us About HappinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | Psychology Today

    The 1993 film Groundhog Day chronicles the life of Phil Connors. The main character, played by Bill Murray, is a self-absorbed weatherman who is given the work assignment to cover Groundhog Day in a small town.

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  8. Long Winter Shifts Spring Allergy Season - What You Need To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | PRWeb

    Allergy Partners discuss what a late spring mean for allergy sufferers. For many, it means that the spring pollen season may be shorter than in recent years.

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  9. Grace Notes: Raise your hand if you're sick of Groundhog Day at Louisiana LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Advocate

    In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Groundhog Club handler John Griffiths holds Punxsutawney Phil, the weather prognosticating groundhog, during the 131st celebration of Groundhog Day on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa. Punxsutawney Phil's handlers are set to announce at sunrise Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, what kind of weather they say the rodent is predicting for the rest of winter.

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  10. See the Most Return From a $10,000 Investment With Patience...Read the original story

    Jun 1, 2018 | SFGate

    ... to see impressive gains on your initial investment in the near future. Essential Punxsutawney Phil Facts for Groundhog Day Punxsutawney Phil has been in charge of predicting winter since 1887. Phil lives in a town library at Gobbler's Knob, a rural ...

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  11. Frank Greenall: Nature's call on dairyingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    Readers may be cheered that my kowhai tree started flowering last week, and perhaps we can - like Punxsutawney Phil on a shadow-less Groundhog Day - declare an early spring. Dairy farmers are naturally reeling from the devastation being wrought by virulent cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis.

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  12. Matt Harvey may have bought the Mets a real catcherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | New York Post

    ... Post to not ask Mesoraco about his hometown of Punxsutawney, Pa., which is best-known for holding the annual Groundhog Day event and consequently serving as the locale for the Bill Murray movie of the same day, although that was filmed not in ...

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  13. Give housing developers 'shot in the arm' over council tax, ministers toldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Andover Advertiser

    ... came after shadow housing secretary John Healey described the Government's housing policy as a "bit like Groundhog Day" in that there had been "eight years of failure on all fronts". Statistics from the National House Building Council (NHBC) ...

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  14. Give housing developers - shot in the arm' over council tax, ministers toldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Streatham Guardian

    ... came after shadow housing secretary John Healey described the Government's housing policy as a "bit like Groundhog Day" in that there had been "eight years of failure on all fronts". Statistics from the National House Building Council (NHBC) ...

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  15. Something astonishing just happened aboard the International Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | Bay Area Business Woman

    ... until more than eight hours later. NASA TV commentator Rob Navias joked during the webcasta that as it was Groundhog Day, the cosmonauts have "emerged from the Pirs docking copartment, ultimately they'll see their shadow thus earning 6 more hours of ...

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  16. Tale of two solar farms: One accepted, one rejectedRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | SoVaNow.com

    The Halifax County Board of Supervisors approved a permit for a Nathalie solar farm - the fifth such county project to be green-lighted for construction - but rejected another solar facility outside of South Boston after holding public hearings on the requests Monday night. Supervisors approved a conditional use permit for Water Strider Solar, LLC, an 80-megawatt solar energy array set for construction at 1100 Jenny's Ruff Trail, Nathalie.

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  17. Jaywalking: Curling update; Markol struggle NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Recorder

    ... weeks this year, much to the delight of Punxsutawney Phil - that famous fur ball who predicts the weather each Groundhog Day and did see his shadow three months ago. That was not what many people were probably hoping for, although there are some who ...

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  18. Groundhog Day Comes To Economic RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... a cycle to these upturns and downturns, each separated by "dollar" events in between, it has become a lot like Groundhog Day. I don't mean the classic movie starring Bill Murray at his best, rather the actual February holiday. Banks at or near ...

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  19. A New Yorker On The West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    ... glares that's equal parts malice and reproach-tinged with love, of course. When I gazed out the window on Groundhog Day , bemoaning six more weeks of winter, little did I know that, now, 11 weeks later, winter's icy fist would still be tightly ...

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  20. Old Man Winter faces alleged pay-for-play scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Penn

    The charges are adding up against Old Man Winter after a little bird claimed he allegedly participated in a pay-for-play scandal that resulted in a longer winter. Residents of Indiana County continue to follow the ongoing trial of two influential forces, and although winter is a common and often celebrated season throughout the northern states and Canada, suspicions arose among the ranks of supernatural influencers when, on Feb. 2, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, predicting six more weeks of a harsh winter.

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