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Many BC ranchers affected by wildfires and floods have yet to receive financial assistance

Merritt, B.C. farmer Rhonda MacDonald was hit by a double whammy of wildfires and floods last year but has yet to receive promised financial aid from federal governments and provincial. MacDonald, owner of the Bar FX Ranch located between Highway 8 and the Nicola River, was one of the ranchers …

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And again: in a time of fears, crossing the ice ranks high

Sledding across the ice was a convenient shortcut for Vermonters, though it could sometimes prove fatal. Vermont History Photo “It is very common for sleighs, horses and men to fall through the ice, where the water is about a hundred feet deep; and you are only warned of your danger …

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The Book Club – The Lawrentian

Welcome to another winter term at Lawrence! Everywhere you look, glasses are fogged up, snow boots are on and hands are freezing. All of these signs can only mean one thing: it’s a great time to stay indoors and get cozy with a new book! And luckily for you, I …

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FTSE 100 Live: London stocks lose momentum, festive boost for grocers

T he resurgence of airline and leisure stocks slowed today as some of the New Year’s excitement exited the London market. The FTSE 100 index produced a more subdued performance after yesterday’s 1.6% opening day rally took London’s first flight to its highest level since early 2020. Wall Street markets …

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Launch of the first orthotropic steel deck in lot 2

In the latest development, on Monday January 3, 2022, an important step was taken in the work of the Mumbai Trans Harbor Sea Link project. The first Orthotropic Steel Deck (OSD) was launched in Package-2 (awarded to Tata Projects Ltd-DAEWOO JV). This paved the way for the construction of 31 …

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Astra Space Inc (ASTR): on the way to Dis-Astra – Kerrisdale

Kerrisdale Capital is a short sale of shares of Astra Space Inc (NASDAQ: ASTR). Get the full Henry Singleton series in PDF Get the entire 4-part series on Henry Singleton as a PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet or email it to your colleagues Letters, …

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Aaron, Elder overcame hate to achieve records, milestones

Henry Aaron made history with one bat. A year later and across Georgia, Lee Elder made history with a single blow from his driver. They have both overcome racist threats to reach milestones that will always be part of sporting tradition. “Hammerin ‘Hank” supplanted Babe Ruth at the top of …

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