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11 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

Wild white-knuckle ride for Southport's blind vicar

Southport's Reverend Alex Galbraith, vicar of the Church of St Francis of Assisi battled fierce rapids and crashing waves to raise cash for his church when he went white-water rafting in Wales.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sierra

What kids are saying about ICO

You hear a lot from us about what our programming is doing here at Sierra Club Outdors, so today, we figured we'd let you know about what our participants think of the programming! -I had such a great time, the volunteers are so great! I'm so thankful for this experience I wouldn't have had otherwise -This trip added onto my "wilderness" ... (more)

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Harvard Hillside

Artist Christo says river project at a standstill

The artist Christo says his plan to suspend nearly 6 miles of silvery fabric in sections over the Arkansas River is in a "stand-still situation."

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West Virginia Division of Natural Res...

Summersville Lake tailwater trout stocking

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources , in cooperation with the West Virginia Professional Outfitters Association , will stock 750 pounds of rainbow trout in the Summersville Dam tailwater of the Gauley River during the week of Aug. 25, 2014.

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Business Journal

Artist Christo takes a close look at his 'canvas'

The artist Christo took a close look at the Arkansas River, which he hopes to one day cover with fabric panels, by going on a rating trip.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Reno

I'll bet it has been a long time since you have been to Reno. It was for me, but recently I had the good fortune to revisit this Nevada gem that lies on the eastern edge of the Sierra Nevada range.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Daily Townsman

Keeva the Beeva' is a prize-winning diving dog

Amy Bereczki of Cranbrook is taking home a rafting trip for two on Toby Creek for her stop-action photo of "Keeva the Beeva," featuring Bereczki's fun-loving pup leaping into Lazy Lake, northeast of Wasa.

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Rocklin and Roseville Today

American River Music Festival in September

Lotus, California, - Dip your toes in the river while grooving to world renowned vintage rock, blues, new and old grass, sweet jam and the finest of folk at the 8th Annual American River Music Festival in California's scenic Gold Country.

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Sun-Star

Smart launches Kagay-an mobile photography contest

TO HIGHLIGHT more the upcoming activities in time for the city's annual feast, Smart has launched the "Live All Out" mobile photography contest.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Denver Post

Lake Mead's record low echoes in Colorado

Lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona on July 28. On the left are the Arizona intake towers of Hoover Dam.

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KOMO News

Final work on dam will open all 70 miles of wild Elwha River

The largest dam removal in US history will conclude in the next 2-3 weeks - and final dynamite blasts in a few days - opening all 70 miles of the Elwha River in Washington's Olympic National Park after being dammed up for 100 years.

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The Otago Daily Times

Council criticised over KJet extension

The Queenstown Lakes District Council has been criticised for an apparent lack of disclosure over a jet-boat company's plans to extend its operations.

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Metropulse.com

Going Overboard at Section 9

"It's not Disneyland," our rafting guide Tom said after I thanked him again and tipped him.

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SanLuisObispo.com

Tahoe summit meets amid concern over lake level

One year after California and Nevada resolved a long-standing feud over development around Lake Tahoe, John Laird, secretary of the California Natural Resources Agency, arrived at a summit near the water's edge Tuesday and said "peace is at hand."

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The Times

Young at heart: Group takes plunge down zip line

Chris Baxter cruises through the treetops on a zip line Tuesday at North Georgia Canopy Tours in Lula as she joins a group of J.A. Walters Family YMCA Active Older Adult Group members on a zip line trip.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Boss's Summer Vacation: Rafting, Hiking...and Conference Calls

It can be hard to get away if your job title is CEO but that doesn't mean executives skip vacation altogether.

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Cape Gazette

Rebecca 'Beckie' Lemaire, a 'belle' of Rehoboth

Rebecca "Beckie" Julia Lemaire, 79, departed this life Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Renaissance Healthcare, Millsboro, due to complications from a stroke.

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In El Dorado County

Drought drains recreation revenues at Tahoe

Normally this area at Cove East in South Lake Tahoe is under water. The beach is toward the upper left corner.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

In El Dorado County

The body of Raymond Nocon recovered from the South Fork American River day after disappearance

El Dorado County Sheriff/Coroner personnel have recovered the deceadent and are initiating a coroner's investigation to determine the cause of his death.

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Examiner.com

You will never tire of this place

Scenic views from the southeastern corner of Cook Forest State Park give an awesome view, on a clear day one can see up to 20 miles.

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