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A political future? Family comes first for Selah lawmaker

State Representative Jérémie Dufault is a family man, and his concern for his family helped him decide not to run for office this year. He says family comes first. Dufault says he’s not interested in moving his family for politics The two-term Republican representative said recent legislative boundary changes forced him to make the tough […]

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In search of the Badger mindset

How long do real badgers live to earn their name in the “Badger State?” There is an unholy noise coming from the Henry Vilas Zoo. The fall morning has fangs, the air is just cool enough to be chilly. Clouds in the sky warn of drizzle. However, zoo-goers weren’t completely deterred — a modest number […]

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Slog AM: Omicron hits the South, Democratic Senate hinges on voting rights, Kent Cop who posted Nazi stuff gets slapped on his wrist – Slog

Schumer is considering a filibuster solution to push through voting rights legislation, but at least two Democratic senators stand in his way. Chip Somodevilla / GETTY Garbage collection has not returned to normal: According to a press release from Seattle Public Utilities, workers left Monday morning to pick up our leftovers but “determined there were […]

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New California Wildlife Preserve gives animals room to roam – NBC Los Angeles

What there is to know Protected animals will have room to roam without the threat of invasive development thanks to a large new nature reserve. It creates a wildlife corridor connecting northern and southern California. The Randall Reservation covers over 112 square miles. Mountain lions, eagles, salamanders and other protected animals will have room to […]

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Mountain lion seen in Pacifica’s backyard eating pet chicken

December 28, 2021 An image of a mountain lion in California. gatito33 / Getty Images / iStockphoto A mountain lion has been seen in a backyard in Pacifica, gorging on a pet chicken, police say. Pacifica police arrived at a house in Valencia Way on Sunday morning just after 7:30 a.m., according to a police […]

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Calgary Zoo and Wilder Institute excited about future conservation efforts

Breadcrumb Links News Local news “We are contributing to greater conservation of wildlife all over the planet, which is exciting. And he’s based here in Calgary, which is an amazing thing for our community ‘ Author of the article: Stephanie Babych Whooping cranes pictured at the Devonian Wildlife Conservation Center at the Calgary Zoo. Gavin […]

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Detroit Zoo vultures travel to South Africa to boost conservation agenda

The scavenging vultures Mrs. Nasty and Nelly hang out at the Detroit Zoo. The couple, along with three other vultures from the Detroit Zoo, made their permanent home in South Africa to support a vulture conservation program in November. Advertising ROYAL OAK – In November, five vultures that previously inhabited the Detroit Zoo traveled around […]

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Lions at Singapore Zoo have recovered from COVID-19

Lions at the Singapore Zoo. (PHOTO: Xinhua / Deng Zhiwei via Getty Images) SINGAPORE – The Singapore Zoo will reopen its African lion exhibit on Saturday (November 27), with the lions making a full recovery after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier this month. The Mandai Wildlife Group said in a press release on Friday that […]

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Recycle Fairy Lights and Save Lions with Audubon Zoo’s New Conservation Program | Entertainment / Life

Recycled Christmas trees can be placed in bayous to protect the Louisiana coastline. Ribbons and bows can be reused on future gifts. But what happens to fairy lights that are dead at the end of the holiday season, or those that haven’t survived another year of storage in the attic? Audubon Zoo has initiated a […]

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Valued introduced species require a modern management approach

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 2:46 p.m.Press release: Game Animal Council According to the Game Animal Council, introduced game species, including deer and wild pigs, require a cohesive and modern management approach that recognizes both their environmental impacts and their value to our communities. “High-value introduced species are an important part of the fabric of this […]

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Arizona Tourism Board Grants Help Businesses Cope With COVID-19 Losses

As businesses and other organizations attempt to recoup losses from the COVID-19 pandemic, dozens of tourist attractions across Arizona are receiving $ 9.4 million in state grants. Governor Doug Ducey and the Arizona Office of Tourism announced this month that 43 Arizona businesses will receive funding under the Visit Arizona partnership. The funding is part […]

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Rochester Public Library to donate 1,000 Chromebooks

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) – The Rochester Public Library has announced plans to distribute 1,000 wifi-equipped Chromebooks to residents who do not have a way to connect to the high-speed internet. The program is funded through $ 619,000 awarded to the Rochester Public Library under the Emergency Connectivity Fund program administered by the Federal Communications […]

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Lions at COVID-Sick Zoo fed ‘attempt’ baby food and chicken broth to increase appetites

Some of the big cats that tested positive for COVID-19 last week at the Washington, DC National Zoo struggled with poor appetites, so zookeepers had to get creative. “We’ve seen a real decrease in interest in appetite, so this week they’ve done more to stimulate their appetite,” spokeswoman Pamela Baker-Masson told the Washington Post. This […]

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All lions and tigers at the DC National Zoo have COVID-19

The Washington DC National Zoo announced Friday that all of its lions and tigers have tested positive for COVID-19. “Six African lions, a Sumatran tiger and two Amur tigers have tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19,” said a press release from the zoo. “Over the past weekend, animal keepers observed decreased appetite, coughing, […]

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More than 60 African penguins found dead in South Africa, experts suspect bee attack as the cause of death

Researchers “rediscovered” a bee lost for years In an unfortunate blow to the endangered African penguins (Spheniscus demersus), 63 birds of the species were reportedly killed by a swarm of bees on a beach outside the South African capital of Cape Town. The announcement was made on Sunday by the Coastal Bird Conservation Foundation of […]

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Lions and tigers at DC National Zoo presumed positive for Covid-19

Animal keepers at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, are keeping a close watch on their lions and tigers after the big cats test positive for Covid-19. Six African lions, a Sumatran tiger and two Amur tigers are being treated with anti-inflammatory and anti-nausea medication to relieve their discomfort and loss of appetite, the […]

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DC National Zoo Lions and Tigers Presumed Positive for COVID-19 | American World News

(CNN) – Animal keepers at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, are keeping a close watch on their lions and tigers after the big cats test positive for COVID-19. Six African lions, a Sumatran tiger and two Amur tigers are being treated with anti-inflammatory and anti-nausea medication to relieve their discomfort and loss of […]

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DC National Zoo Lions and Tigers Presumed Positive for COVID-19 | Saint-Louis news headlines

(CNN) – Animal keepers at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, are keeping a close watch on their lions and tigers after the big cats test positive for COVID-19. Six African lions, a Sumatran tiger and two Amur tigers are being treated with anti-inflammatory and anti-nausea medication to relieve their discomfort and loss of […]

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Lions and tigers at National Zoo treated for COVID-19: Coronavirus updates: NPR

Lions watch visitors from their enclosure at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, in July 2020. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle legend Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AFP via Getty Images Lions watch visitors from their enclosure at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, in July 2020. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / […]

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Fuel Bill to Boost Nigeria: Africa Energy Week in Cape Town commits to fostering collaboration, investment and deal-making in the energy sector in Nigeria

NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman of the African Energy Chamber (AEC) (www.EnergyChamber.org) recently paid a working visit to Nigeria with the sole mandate of expanding cooperation, reaffirming essential energy partnerships and promote the country as a premier investment destination, backed by the recently passed Petroleum Industry Bill (GDP) and the Decade of Gas initiative. By reiterating […]

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Falling pork prices in China trigger new mechanism that could lead to state buying

A fall in live pork prices in China, the world’s largest producer and consumer of pork, has triggered a new government early warning system that could lead to state purchases to support the market if the drop ends. continues, according to the country’s top economic planner. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) published A […]

Animal Conservation

Who wants to kill a black bear? Over 6,000 Missourians, that’s who. | Politics

A black bear peeks behind a tree. (Photo by Bess Sadler via Flickr / Creative Commons) JEFFERSON CITY – More than 6,000 Missouri residents want to participate in the state’s first-ever regulated bear hunt. According to the Missouri Department of Conservation, 6,335 Missouri residents have applied for one of 400 permits the agency will issue […]

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Lions, tigers and bears: Saskatchewan tightens captive wildlife rules

Breadcrumb Links Saskatchewan Local News Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation executive director Darrell Crabbe is concerned that the import of exotic wildlife poses a threat to native species. Author of the article: Nick pearce • Local journalism initiative Animals like crocodiles are considered “openly dangerous” under Saskatchewan’s Restricted Species Rules. (Saskatoon StarPhoenix). Photo by underworld111 /Getty Images […]

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The 88 billion naira treasury bill auction was oversubscribed yesterday

Lagos-based pan-African multilateral development finance institution African Finance Corporation (AFC) successfully issued a Eurobond at its lowest yield to date. This is an indication of the strong interest of global investors in the African continent and the development finance institution which is dedicated to infrastructure finance and investment in key sectors of the continent. This […]

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Nairametrics Economic Indicators and Market Summary

Lagos-based pan-African multilateral development finance institution African Finance Corporation (AFC) successfully issued a Eurobond at its lowest yield to date. This is an indication of the strong interest of global investors in the African continent and the development finance institution which is dedicated to infrastructure finance and investment in key sectors of the continent. This […]

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African Finance Corp. issues $ 750 million 7-year Eurobond at lowest yield

Lagos-based pan-African multilateral development finance institution African Finance Corporation (AFC) successfully issued a Eurobond at its lowest yield to date. This is an indication of the strong interest of global investors in the African continent and the development finance institution which is dedicated to infrastructure finance and investment in key sectors of the continent. This […]

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Scientists find evidence of catman-to-cat COVID-19 transmission – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

By Brooke Taylor | Editor of CTVNews.ca TORONTO, Ontario (CTV Network) – The new coronavirus has been well documented in cats large and small across the world, and now a UK study is showing evidence of human-to-human transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in two cases. The two cats came from different households and suffered from different severities […]

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Empress closes and finances the royalty on the Manica gold project

Empress Royalty Corp. (TSXV: EMPR) (OTCQB: EMPYF) (“Empress” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has closed and funded the previously declared 2.25% royalty (the “Royalty”) on the production Manica hard rock gold project in Mozambique (“Manica” or the “Project”) operated by Mutapa Mining & Processing LDA (“MMP “The Manica Royalty Gold Project […]

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Biden administration imposes tough new sanctions on Russia in response to cyber attacks and election interference – International law

United States: Biden administration imposes tough new sanctions on Russia in response to cyber attacks and election interference April 21, 2021 Winston & Strawn LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. On April 15, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order (found here), “Freezing of Assets in Respect of Specified Harmful […]

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NCM Asset Management Ltd. announces a change to its range of investment funds

Calgary, Alberta–(Newsfile Corp. – March 1, 2021) – NCM Asset Management Ltd. (“MR“), the manager of a strategically focused group of public mutual funds, alternative investment funds and related products and services, has announced its intention to change the investment objectives of NCM Short Term Income Fund. The amendments, described below, are subject to the […]

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“It was a mistake to suspend Vedad”

By Peter Vice On the same day it was revealed he would be dismissed after the end of the season, Schalke 04 sporting director Jochen Schneider answered questions from club members on a digital chat. Schalke fans had the opportunity to ask direct questions of their outgoing sporting director on Tuesday. The outgoing executive answered […]

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Buy the latest smartphone online at Bajaj Finserv’s EMI store

Outlook December 21, 2020 5:26 PM IST Buy the latest smartphone online at Bajaj Finserv’s EMI store perspectivesinde.com 1970-01-01T05: 30: 00 + 0530 (Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release has been sent to you under agreement with NewsView. PTI assumes no editorial responsibility in this regard.) Pune, Maharashtra, India (NewsView) • Buy the latest smartphone […]

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Chinese business briefing: Force majeure

As soon as the nature of China’s battle against the novel coronavirus became apparent in January, states in Central Asia began slam their doors. However, there was one thing they couldn’t stop, and in March it took the region by its throat: economic panic. Trade has collapsed, Chinese products are disappear markets and exports of […]

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CFPB extends QM – NMP patch

the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a final rule that extends the government-sponsored corporate fix until the mandatory compliance date of a final rule amending the qualifying general mortgage, according to a Press release. The move comes months ahead of the originally scheduled expiration date of January 10, 2021. The CFPB adds that the GSE […]

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CASI Pharmaceuticals announces the appointment of a Chief Financial Officer

ROCKVILLE, Maryland., and BEIJING, December 16, 2020 / PRNewswire / – CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CASI), a U.S. biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics and pharmaceuticals, today announces the appointment of Weihao Xu as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Xu will report to Dr. Wei-Wu He, Chairman and CEO of CASI. […]

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Trump ally Stephen Moore says refusal to concede would have economic ‘costs’

Economist Stephen Moore, a longtime ally of Donald Trump who advised his 2016 presidential campaign, said on Friday it would hurt the country’s economy if Trump delays the electoral process by refusing to give in. But Moore declined to comment on whether Trump should accept defeat, calling margins in decisive states “razors” and saying the […]

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Reasons to stagger deposits with an online FD from Bajaj Finance

(Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release has come to you under agreement with Newsvoir. PTI assumes no editorial responsibility in this regard.) Pune, Maharashtra, India (NewsView) Rising Volatility market and rising interest rates are an opportunity for investors to park their savings in a fixed deposit. For those who have not amortized their portfolio with […]