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Local news for Managua, Nicaragua continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Friday Apr 18 | Nicaragua Dispatch

Experts downplay volcanic threat, warn of more quakes

Nicaraguan authorities say "there's no scientific evidence" of a pending eruption of Momotombo and Apoyeque volcanos despite recent earthquake activity along nearby fault lines.

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Friday Apr 18 | The Daily Beast

Nicaragua Waits for - The Big One'By Monica Seoane

The ground shakes, volcanoes rumble, and the Sandinista political machine does all it can to convince people 'The Big One' is coming.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Advocate

Community column for April 18, 2014

Members of the Baton Rouge Woodworkers Club donated 14 night stands to the IRIS Domestic Violence Center of Baton Rouge on March 1. Katherine Bonds, residential assistant at the IRIS Center, accepted the donations during the Woodworkers Club meeting at the Red Stick Woodworks in Prairieville.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Nicaragua Dispatch

Nicaraguan scientists eye dropping lake levels

Nicaraguan first lady and amateur volcanologist Rosario Murillo says scientists are investigating citizen claims that the water level of Lake Managua is dropping and the temperature is rising - a strange phenomenon that some are blaming on recent seismic activity.

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AlertNet

ACT Alliance Alert: Earthquakes in Nicaragua

Alert Nicaragua Earthquakes in Nicaragua Geneva, 16 April 2014 1. Brief description of the emergency and impact From 10 April 2014, a series of earthquakes, 3 of them with magnitudes from 6.2 to 6.6, have hit Nicaragua, the last one was felt on 14 April in the morning.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Boston.com

Lynnfield native is found dead in Nicaragua

Karen Colclough spent a great deal of her life dedicated to helping others. A native of Lynnfield who had been living in Wyoming for the past decade, Colclough was assisting her church group and an international group helping families in Nicaragua when she was found dead on Monday.

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US News & World Report

Day in Photos: Boston Bombing Anniversary, Wildfires in Chile, Pulitzer Prize Winners and More

Lily Oppelt, 20 months old, places a sticker on first lady Michelle Obama's face as her parents, Amy and Sgt.

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Wall Street Journal

Photos of the Day: April 14

In pictures picked Monday by Wall Street Journal editors, a child looks on at a New York police officer's funeral, children sleep on a mattress outdoors in Nicaragua and Spain celebrates Holy Week.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

String of earthquakes puts Nicaraguans on edge

Children lie on mattresses on sidewalks outside stores near their homes after several earthquakes in Managua, Nicaragua, just after sunrise Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Nicaragua Dispatch

US Embassy 'frightened' for safety of missing woman

The U.S. Embassy in Nicaragua says it's being kept "up to date" on the disappearance of U.S. citizen Karen Colclough , 37, and is "frightened for her safety."

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Vancouver Sun

String of earthquakes keeping Nicaraguans on edge, sleeping on streets

Thousands of Nicaraguans woke up in the streets Monday after a sleepless night rocked by two strong earthquakes, part of a string of tremors that have kept the Central American country on edge since late last week.

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Inside Costa Rica

Third strong earthquake hits Nicaragua, levels more homes

April 14th, 2014 A third powerful earthquake struck Nicaragua Sunday night, collapsing more homes in the country which has been battered by a string of earthquakes which began late last week.

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The Washington Post

New quakes cause panic, no deaths in Nicaragua

The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 5.1 quake occurred just before midnight Sunday, with an epicenter on the outskirts of Managua.

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Caribbean News Now!

Tourism facilities and flights operating normally after earthquake in Nicaragua

MANAGUA, Nicaragua -- Tourist attractions and accommodations, as well as commercial flights, in Nicaragua continue to be in operation after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck near the capital city of Managua at 5:30 pm on Thursday, causing minor damage.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

AlertNet

Fresh quake hits Nicaragua, shaking buildings in capital

A third earthquake in less than a week struck Nicaragua early on Monday morning, shaking buildings in the capital, Managua, though there were no immediate reports of damage.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Free Republic

Nicaragua shaken by second earthquake

Just as residents of Managua were clearing up the damage from an earthquake on Thursday, a second earthquake struck Nicaragua on Friday.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Two Strong Quakes Shake Nicaragua, Nation On Alert

Two strong earthquakes, measuring 6.2 and 6.6 on the Richter scale respectively, have rattled western Nicaragua since Thursday, killing one and injuring dozens of others, reports China's Xinhua news agency.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

Nicaragua Suffers Series of Dog Killings

Renato Franco Penalba awoke one morning to find his pet dog Cookie in agony, skewered by an arrow on his patio.

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KEPR CBS 19

New stronger quake shakes Nicaragua; nation on high alert

A magnitude-6.6 earthquake shook Nicaragua on Friday afternoon, sending people running frightened into the streets less than 24 hours after a magnitude-6.1 quake rattled the country, the United States Geological Survey said.

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KAUZ

Yesterday's Earthquake in Nicaragua Did Not Affect Tourist...

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