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  1. Slow-no-wake lifted on Rock RiverRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... for the entire Rock River, according to a news release from the Rock County Sheriff's Office. At the US Geological Survey gauge on Lake Koshkonong the water level has reached 7.92 feet. The gauge on the Rock River in Afton has reached 6.42 feet. ...

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  2. Early morning tremor rattles sleeping OklahomansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 2.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded about nine miles west of Perry, Okla.

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  3. National Parks Impact Local EconomiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Vogel Talks RVing

    National park visitors contributed $26.5 billion to the nation's economy and supported almost 240,000 jobs in 2013, according to a peer-reviewed report.

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  4. Alaska Quake Knocks Out Some CommunicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Scientific American

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck the coast of Alaska early on Friday, shaking people awake in the capital Juneau and cutting off some communications in the southeast part of the state, officials said.

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  5. 2013 REPORT: National parks pump millions into state economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The News Tribune

    More than 7.3 million visitors to national parks in Washington spent $430.8 million in 2013.

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  6. MDOT will extend Homochitto River bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Sunherald.com

    Once upon a time, there was a simple ferry across the Homochitto River at what is now Mississippi 33. Now there's a 1,503-foot concrete bridge, and even it is not long enough to keep up with the constant, gnawing erosion of the stream.

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  7. New Madrid fault is bigger hazard than thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Joplin Independent

    Next to the impressive seismic activity on the U.S. west coast, the New Madrid fault represents the next highest hazard.

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  8. Why Is Wal-Mart Preparing For A Major Earthquake On The New Madrid Fault?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Free Republic

    Buried in a Wall Street Journal article from about a week ago was a startling piece of information. 1 comment

  9. Environment: USGS study shows neonicotinoid pesticide pollution common in Midwest streamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Summit County Voice

    Scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey studying streams in the Midwest have found levels of neonicotinoid insecticides at up to 20 times the concentrations deemed toxic to aquatic organisms.

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  10. Fish deaths raise concerns for future drought effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Times-Standard

    "We're all on alert," California Department of Fish and Wildlife environmental scientist Sara Borok said.

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  11. A White Bear Lake fix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | TwinCities

    A small boat is tied to a dock on the west end of White Bear Lake where grass grows through water too shallow for swimnming on Wednesday, July 15, 2014.

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  12. Insecticides in our food and water, new studies findRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | TwinCities

    Snow geese and Canada geese prepare to land on a marsh at the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge near Merrill, Ore.

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  13. Alaska quake knocks out some communication, does little damageRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | AlertNet

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck the coast of Alaska early on Friday, shaking people awake in the capital Juneau and cutting off some communications in the southeast part of the state, officials said.

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  14. Satellite data show big groundwater loss in Colorado River BasinRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Miami Herald

    The fair grounds in Tamiami Park also host about 70 events a year. Thousands braved the rain during the 24th Colombian Independence festival at the Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition on July 2012.

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  15. How to fix White Bear Lake? Many facts still unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | TwinCities

    A small boat is tied to a dock on the west end of White Bear Lake where grass grows through water too shallow for swimnming on Wednesday, July 15, 2014.

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  16. Next 'Big Earthquake' in SoCal Might Be Mid-SizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Live Science

    The next big earthquake in Southern California could be smaller than expected, according to researchers who are rewriting the history of earthquakes on the San Andreas Fault.

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  17. Powerful insecticide turns up in major Midwest riversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Star Tribune

    The chemical, which has been linked to bee die-offs, has not been widely discovered in streams and rivers until now.

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  18. Arctic oil blowout could spread largelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | CNews

    Oil from a spill or oil well blowout in the Arctic waters of Canada's Beaufort Sea could easily become trapped in sea ice and potentially spread more than 1,000 kilometers.

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  19. Scientists trot out dueling analyses of deadly landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Science

    One of the deadliest landslides in U.S. history was unleashed when part of a mountain collapsed onto a rain-sodden slope, sending a wall of mud shooting through a Washington state neighborhood, according to a federal landslide expert.

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  20. Yosemite supports 5,033 jobsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Madera Tribune

    Note: Most newspaper content reprinted here is incomplete and delayed. Want it all? Sooner? You can subscribe to our full print and online editions by calling 674-4207 and get both editions for the price of one! In 2013, 3,691,192 visitors to Yosemite National Park spent $373,269,800 in communities near the park, according to a National Park ... (more)

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