Outdoor Recreation Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Chamber looking into alternative location for Lewiston Smelt FestivalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce is looking to pull the Lewiston Smelt Festival from the brink of cancellation. On Friday, Silo Restaurant proprietor Alan Hastings opted out of hosting the May 1 event in front of his Water Street restaurant.

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  2. Tragic Accident 12-year-old boy, instructor killed in hang gliding crashRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    A hang-gliding instructor and a 12-year-old boy were killed Friday after a crash at a dry lake bed, Nevada Highway Patrol said. Las Vegas police and Nevada Highway Patrol responded to a call concerning an accident at the lake bed around 2:50 p.m. near Jean.

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  3. Justin Bieber Shares Some Deep Thoughts With Random Stranger On A HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    Let it be known: if you meet Justin Bieber on a mountain talk to him, because you're about to get a dose of wisdom, not whiz in a bucket like you might expect. For those who don't believe that the Biebs has turned a new leaf, do we have a tale for you! Apparently, Justin was hiking around Runyan Canyon, the place where one does some heavy soul-searching in the City of Angels, when he walked past a hiker and his wife who flagged him down.

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  4. Disabled Activist and Celebrity Dog Trainer Run 5K TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Miami's Community Newspapers

    Nationally known health advocate Sabrina Cohen and celebrity dog trainer Russell Hartstein teamed up recently to successfully run in the Tropical 5K portion of the Miami Marathon.

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  5. Federal lawsuit shoots down Torrance police gun retrieval policyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

    The Torrance Police Department failed to return 17 surrendered firearms worth $15,800 to their rightful owner, ignored two court orders to do so and then destroyed them after almost three years of illegally holding the weapons, according to a lawsuit against the city by gun advocacy groups. The department's actions cost Torrance taxpayers $30,000 to settle the federal lawsuit and are likely to have statewide repercussions.

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  6. The present industrial unit where plans have ben submitted for a change of useRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    A rural gym which was opened by Britain's strongest man in January has been forced to seek a planning application to change the use of its premises. The gym, which is known as Shed in Stones, opened at Unit 6 on the industrial estate in Froghall Road, Ipstones, by Eddie Hall.

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  7. Legislature passes $1 billion in drought reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    A $1 billion emergency drought relief package passed this week by the California Legislature includes a change in the enforcement of illegal water diversions. “Given the scope of water diversions for marijuana cultivation, I strongly encourage the Department of Fish and Wildlife to focus a meaningful amount of these resources on protecting crucial watersheds and fragile fish habitats in our region,” said local Assemblyman Jim Wood, , explaining that a portion of “the Water Package the legislature passed gives the Department of Fish and Wildlife the authority to address and enforce penalties for illegal water diversions,” enforcement that was previously handled by the State Water Resources Board.

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  8. $2 million secured in fight to stop illegal marijuana water diversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    As part of Gov. Jerry Brown's recent $1 billion drought package, Sen. Mike McGuire, D-Healdsburg, has secured $2 million in state water and drought relief bonds in an attempt to halt illegal water diversions from trespass marijuana grows in Northern California, McGuire's office announced Wednesday. The bond dollars, which were approved by the Senate Wednesday afternoon, are to be immediately utilized through the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, which will create an additional 11 positions, McGuire's office said in a news release.

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  9. Loveland Ski AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    While it may not have the acreage or terrain parks that the bigger mountains can boast, Loveland is revered by a strong following. You don't have to walk through a massive, overpriced shopping village to get to the lifts, and parking and shuttle services are free.

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  10. St. Jude MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WPOC-FM Baltimore

    St. Pierre is heading back down to Nashville to represent WPOC in this year's St. Jude Country Music Marathon. He'll be running for the kids in the 1/2 marathon portion.

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  11. Jury in Boston bombing shown images injuriesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    A MEDICAL examiner testifying on Thursday in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev described in graphic detail the devastating injuries that ravaged the body of a 29-year-old woman and caused her to bleed to death on the pavement. One juror cried and wiped her face with a tissue as the jury looked at autopsy photos and listened to the description of injuries suffered by Krystle Campbell.

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  12. 15K Race to be Held on CTfastrak BuswayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut

    CTfastrak is giving runners the chance to race on the brand new busway during an upcoming 15K road race in May. The race will get underway May 3 at the New Britain bus station. The busway, along with roads in Newington, West Hartford and Hartford, will be closed on race day to accommodate runners.

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  13. 10 reasons camping is great for the whole familyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    I'm a recent convert to camping. My husband had been nagging me for years to go camping as a family.

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  14. Giving nature a chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A report by the Framingham-based New England Wild Flower Society offers an unprecedented and troubling look at the status and possible fate of many plant species native to our region. The report looked at 3,500 species, and determined that just over a fifth of them - 22 percent - are either rare, in decline, endangered, or even extinct.

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  15. Alaska officials say 100 wood bison delivered safely to village; release planned for AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Neepawa Press

    A hundred wood bison that will be the foundation for the first wild herd on U.S. soil in more than a century have been safely delivered to a rural Alaska village, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. They're bigger than plains bison found in Lower 48 states and are North America's largest land animal.

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  16. Indie horror movie 'It Follows' gets wide theater releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Two weeks after opening in just four theaters, the indie horror movie "It Follows" is getting a wide release this weekend. The film has been getting positive reviews for its originality, paranoia-inducing scenes and lack of a typical villain.

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  17. 12-year-old boy, instructor killed in hang gliding accident in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    Las Vegas police say a 12-year-old boy and a man were killed in a hang gliding accident at a dry lake Friday afternoon. Police said they responded to a call concerning an accident at 2:50 p.m., which occurred at Jean Lake.

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  18. A worker kicks up dust as he drives a tractor at a farm on Aug. 22,...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    Can you spend your way out of an historic drought? Not really, but the consensus in Sacramento these days seems to be that money certainly helps. Just days after it was introduced, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed his sweeping $1.1 billion emergency drought relief bill today.

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  19. Hang gliding accident kills man and a 12-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A hang gliding accident claimed the lives of a man and 12-year-old boy Friday afternoon in a small town outside of Las Vegas. The boy's family had hired the man to take him hang gliding near Jean, Nev., an unincorporated commercial town, the Las Vegas Sun reported.

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  20. a Endangered black rhino trophy can be imported, US wildlife agency saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    A big game hunter who won a Safari permit to kill an endangered black rhino has been granted permission from the US Fish and Wildlife Service to bring home the animal's head. Corey Knowlton won the safari permit at an auction, paying $350,000 to the Namibian government.

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