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Rushford and Meriden Police Bring MORR Resources to Fight Opioid Epidemic | Hartford Health Care

July 23, 2021 Rushford will place a clinician in the Meriden Police Department, a collaboration designed to send more people to treatment instead of jail, the only such partnership in Connecticut, Rushford, who is part of Hartford HealthCare’s Behavioral Health Network (BHN), and the Meriden Police Department announced the initiative on Friday at a press […]

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Philipp Plein signs licensing agreement with Worldtime Watches & Jewelry

Philipp Plein International AG and WorldTime Watches & Jewelry SA have signed a license agreement for the development, production and distribution of Philipp Plein watches and jewelry. The watch collections will be officially presented in July 2021 to begin on the market from winter 2021 in Philipp Plein boutiques, online and at certain authorized retailers, […]

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Groups challenge seismic testing of oil and gas in Gulf of Mexico

GREENBELT, MD – NRDC and partner groups Healthy Gulf, Center for Biological Diversity, Association of Zoos and Aquariums, and Surfrider Foundation today sued the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) over a Trump administration decision authorize in-depth seismic testing in the Gulf of Mexico, with minimal protections for marine animals. The most threatened is an endangered […]

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Strathcona Resources Ltd. announces the acquisition of the assets of Montney

CALGARY, AB, July 22, 2021 / CNW / – Strathcona Resources Ltd. (“Strathcona” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed a strategic acquisition of Montney assets in the Resthaven area, located directly in compensation and integral to the Montney operations in the Kakwa region. The assets acquired include 2,600 boe / […]

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Australia: Newcastle University Students Association guidelines attack democratic rights

The new club and company guidelines imposed by the Students’ Association of Newcastle University (UNSA) are a major attack on democratic student rights and an attempt to restrict political activity on campus. The rules were adopted by UNSA on May 26, without any consultation with the students or their clubs and societies. The new rules […]

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Veteran human resources administrator at the head of the human resources department at Boston University | BU today

Amanda Bailey, a former Brown University executive with extensive experience in education human resources, will assume the directorate of human resources at Boston University effective August 2. Bailey was Vice President of Human Resources at Brown, the same position she will hold here. Prior to her three years at Providence, she held key human resources […]

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Casper buys chemicals for water treatment from global supplier hit by polar vortex and ransomware attack

Water extracted from the North Platte River is sent at an early stage of treatment to the Central Wyoming Regional Water Treatment Plant. (Dan Cepeda, Oil City) CASPER, Wyo. – Citizens of the Casper area have been urged to conserve water not because of a problem with any of the infrastructure in the central Wyoming […]

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Ohio Department of Natural Resources unification orders take center stage in battle against Ohio’s forced pooling bill

CARROLLTON, Ohio, July 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Following recent press releases and testimony from the opposition regarding Ohio forced pool bill, Sub. HB No. 152, and the negative impact of the bill on Ohio Owners of unleased minerals, Gateway Royalty has also contacted the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) regarding market improvement […]

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Q&A with ‘Defending Beef’ author Nicolette Hahn Niman

Nicolette Hahn Niman, a vegetarian and environmental lawyer turned cattle rancher, freed Defending beef: the arguments for sustainable protection in 2014. The manifesto called for a revolutionary food system involving livestock, which she believed was necessary for the restoration and future health of the planet and its people. Seven years later, she still believes it’s […]

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Cape Cod still faces drought as rest of state improves

Map courtesy of the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. HYANNIS – The Cape Cod region still faces mild drought conditions despite higher rainfall rates recently, including Tropical Storm Elsa, according to the state’s executive office for energy and environmental affairs. All other parts of the Commonwealth have been declared to have returned to […]

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UK tech employment is growing across region, new report from industry association CompTIA says

-37,000 new hires planned this year –Almost 2.5 million tech workers make up 7.6% of the UK’s total workforce –Industry’s £ 101.8 billion contribution to the economy LONDON, July 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Technology employment, already 7.6% of the total workforce in the UK, is set to experience widespread growth in 2021 as […]

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How BuzzFeed is leveraging its resources to develop an early foray into direct shopping

BuzzFeed is the latest media company to start experimenting with live shopping (aka the new digital version of QVC) as the next big opportunity to maximize its ecommerce business. During the pandemic, online shopping exploded as stores closed and consumers were stuck in their homes, and publishers dived headfirst into developing their affiliate e-commerce strategies […]

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OSU takes action to reduce water use in times of drought

CORVALLIS, Oregon – Oregon faces drought conditions statewide and Oregon State University is working to do its part to help reduce water use. Governor Kate Brown recently issued an executive order ordering state agencies to reduce their non-essential use of water. Public universities are not required to follow the order, but OSU is revising its […]

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Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches Releases New Certified Veteran Career Strategist Certification

TAMPA, Florida, July 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Professionals, resume writers and career coaches are busier than ever as Americans continue to return to work. With nearly a million veterans under the age of 30 (including 30% under the age of 25) seeking employment in the United States, there is a significant cultural gap […]

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Cryptocurrency Bank Plans Operation in India, Takes Cooperative Path to Bypass RBI Rules

As the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) frowns on private virtual currencies, cryptocurrency bank Cashaa’s proposal to launch banking operations in India for customers of virtual currencies like Bitcoin from August, via the cooperative credit society route, eyebrows have been raised in financial circles. Cashaa says it launched Unicas, the world’s first crypto-enabled financial institution […]

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Subsidies granted to preserve the presence of state water, land projects | Sports News

The North Carolina Land and Water Fund, formerly known as the Clean Water Management Trust Fund, will help conserve land and protect waterways serving millions of North Carolinians with more than $ 20 million in grants awarded in 2020 to help fund 65 projects statewide. The area is included among the locations that should be […]

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Whitmer declares “Conservation District Day” on Saturday

Governor Gretchen Whitmer proclaimed July 17 Conservation District Day across the state of Michigan to honor the hard work and dedication of Conservation Districts providing vital information to the people of Michigan preserving the state’s natural resources for generations to come. “Today, I am happy to join Governor Whitmer in recognizing our conservation districts, which […]

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Agricultural financing and available budgetary resources | Agriculture News

The economic turmoil in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic has left many small farm operators with difficult questions about managing their finances. “The margins of agricultural businesses have always been tight, and now there is a lot on the move, even more than usual,” said Courtney Bir, assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural […]

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Floods in Europe: more than 100 dead in Germany and Belgium and hundreds missing

Torrential rains and flooding have left more than 100 people dead and hundreds missing in Western Europe, with Germany taking the brunt of the worst natural disaster in living memory. At least 50 people have died in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate, nine of whom were living in an assisted living facility for people with […]

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‘We are all competing for finite resources’: calls for more help in wildfire-ravaged northwestern Ontario

With Northwestern Ontario now under a state of emergency issued by the province, calls for more support to keep community members safe as nearly 80 wildfires continue to burn in the area. On Wednesday, three First Nations and a northwestern municipality had started partial evacuations, including Deer Lake, where the vulnerable population – including seniors […]

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Italy’s ban on cruise ships in Venice is “good news”

ROME (AP) – The United Nations cultural agency, which was considering declaring Venice a World Heritage Site in Danger, on Wednesday welcomed Italy’s ban on large cruise ships in the heart of the lagoon city. UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay tweeted that the Italian government’s decision on Tuesday to deny access to the gigantic liners from […]

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Glenwood Canyon closed as forest seeding works to prevent debris flow

The national meteorological service flood eve for the Grizzly Creek burn area arrived shortly before noon Tuesday. When the watch became a warning shortly after 3 p.m., the Colorado Department of Transportation closed the freeway through the canyon for about three hours. The closure was among several for Glenwood Canyon since the end of June. […]

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EPA to expand groundwater investigation at Landfill Superfund site in Lapeer County

METAMORA TWP, MI – The US Environmental Protection Agency plans to expand a groundwater investigation at the Metamora Landfill Superfund site in Lapeer County. The EPA is holding a virtual public meeting on Tuesday, July 13 to take stock and discuss the investigation with area residents, according to an EPA press release. the meeting is […]

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Critical chlorine shortage eases – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

The Medford Water Commission urges Rogue Valley customers to continue to conserve water. Photo file Medford Water Commission still calls for conservation Nationwide chlorine shortage eases after production resumes at west coast plant, but Medford Water Commission still urges customers to conserve water amid unstable supply and drought . The shortage was triggered by a […]

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Mapping the rise of resource nationalism in Africa

A recent study by risk consultancy Verisk Maplecroft found that the Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to an increase in the number of governments pursuing nationalist resource policies – those that attempt to assert at least some sovereign control on natural resources. Around the world, 34 countries saw their Resource Nationalism Index, the score that Verisk […]

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Water conservation and the focus on alternative transport for sustainable tourism

“The aim is to help businesses, visitors and residents [to] take simple actions that reduce our ecological footprint “ Sunshine Coast Tourism (SCT) encourages tourism providers to conserve water and welcome or offer greener modes of transportation as part of a new Sustainable Sunshine Coast campaign. “The objective is to support businesses, visitors and residents […]

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Air support directed at fire]Fire burning in brush along Highway 1 west of Leggett – Redheaded Blackbelt

Smoke rising from the blaze west of Leggett. [Image from AlertWildfire Cams] Scanner traffic and the California Highway Patrol traffic incident information page indicate that a roadside brush fire ignited just before noon along the south side of Highway 1 through Four miles west of Leggett. The Incident Commander reported that the West Incident was […]

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Caltech: Rare type of stellar grain discovered, scientists further explain the origin of water on Earth

Scientists recently discovered a rare type of stardust whose structure specifies that it formed during a rare form of nucleosynthesis, a process by which new atomic nuclei are developed, and could provide a new light on the history of water on Earth. A team led by cosmochemists from Caltech and Victoria University of Wellington in […]

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Geothermal heating and cooling system to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the new UMMS building

Before the foundations were cast or the first piece of structural steel was laid for the new teaching and research building on the campus of UMass Medical School in Worcester, work began on a system of geothermal heating and cooling that will reduce the building’s greenhouse gas emissions by 55 percent compared to meeting its […]

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Macleay Students Learn About Water Conservation Through Kempsey Shire Council Program | The Macleay Argus

water, conservation, Kempsey Shire Council, education The KEMPSEY Shire Council’s innovative water sustainability program continues to pave the way for students in the Macleay Valley to receive hands-on training on the importance of water conservation and preservation. More than 15 schools across the county have joined the council’s Waterwise Schools program, which encourages students to […]

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A 2020 report found that the Surfside condo lacked funds for necessary repairs. An expert called it a “wake-up call”

By Casey Tolan, Curt Devine and Francesca Giuliani-Hoffman, CNN An independent budget review warned the Champlain Towers South condo association that its financial reserves were severely underfunded in the face of urgent structural repairs just over a year before the building collapsed, according to a document obtained by CNN. The condominium association only had 6.9% […]

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The soil mounds that caused the mudslide in central Japan were 50m thick, violating the 15m limit

Shizuoka Vice Governor Takashi Namba meets with reporters at the Shizuoka Prefecture government headquarters on July 7, 2021. (Mainichi / Ayaka Sasaki) SHIZUOKA – Mounds of dirt near the origin of a deadly mudslide that engulfed residential areas in Izusan District in Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, were inappropriately stacked for about 50 meters, more than three […]

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Haitian President Jovenel Moise killed in attack on his residence

Joseph said in a statement that a group of unidentified individuals stormed Moise’s home around 1 a.m. and fatally injured the head of state. He called the assassination a “heinous, inhuman and barbaric act”. In another statement, Joseph said the president was killed in a “highly coordinated attack by a highly trained and heavily armed […]

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Gold Line Resources announces price increase on OTCQB Venture Market

VANCOUVER, BC, July 7, 2021 / CNW / – Gold Line Resources Ltd. (TSXV: GLDL) (Frankfurt: 4UZ) (WKN: A2QGWC) (“Golden line“or the”Company“) a company focused on the acquisition and advancement of mining properties in the most prolific gold regions of Sweden and Finland, is pleased to announce that it has been successfully transferred from the […]

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Marples named Morgan County Conservation Farm for 2021 for its managed beef operation – The Morgan Messenger

Virginia and John Marple at their local farm in eastern Morgan County. by Heather Duncan John and Virginia Marple own and operate a feeder calf operation in Berkeley Springs. They were selected by Morgan County Supervisors as the 2021 Morgan County Conservation Farm. This is the first step in the West Virginia Conservation Farm of […]

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Mask disputes account for 75% of complaints from unruly FAA passengers on planes

A traveler wearing a face mask is seen at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia on February 2, 2021. Ting Shen | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images The majority of the Federal Aviation Administration’s unruly passenger reports on planes come from passengers refusing to comply with mask warrants put in place […]

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Red Bluff board to discuss water conservation – Red Bluff Daily News

RED BLUFF – Red Bluff City Council will discuss on Tuesday what water conservation policies the city may adopt. In March, Governor Gavin Newsom declared drought emergencies in 41 California counties in the Russian River, Klamath River, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Tulare Lake watersheds. Although Tehama County is not in this area, many wells around […]

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African leaders unite to support ambitious replenishment of the International Development Association

His Excellency President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire and the World Bank Group will organize a high-level meeting on July 15, 2021 with African leaders to highlight the importance of an ambitious and robust 20th replenishment of the International Association development (IDA20). The replenishment will support a resilient recovery from the COVID-19 crisis and help […]

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Triangle Startup Guide Adds More Resources to Help You Start or Grow Your Business

Exclusive to WRAL TechWire Triangular starter guide continuously growing with new resources for local entrepreneurs. Whether you’re looking for venture or angel funding, local coworking spaces, or free networking events, the Triangle Getting Started Guide has all the resources you need to take your business to the next level. Each week, we add new resources […]

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Monitoring water use best plan for conservation – Marin Independent Journal

The move to Marin Municipal Water District’s monthly billing could be one of the most effective ways to help its customers meet their vital responsibility to reduce their water use. As of June 24, MMWD’s commercial, residential and institutional customers had reduced their water use by 19.5% compared to last year’s figures. This is only […]

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Americans celebrate July 4 in style after pandemic cancellations

NEW YORK, July 4 (Reuters) – Americans celebrated their country’s 245th birthday on Sunday with fireworks that may seem brighter, hot dogs that may taste juicier, and marching bands that may seem brighter. offhand after the coronavirus pandemic forced almost all celebrations last year to be canceled. As always, the fireworks are the highlight of […]

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The credit union provides financial literacy resources

Park Side Credit Union offers free access to Banzai, an online financial literacy program, at 23 local schools. Over 2,340 students from Kalispell, Whitefish, Columbia Falls and Evergreen will be able to use Banzai resources at parksidefinancial.teachbanzai.com/wellness. Through Banzai’s online courses, students try to manage a budget, save for a goal, and face unexpected financial […]

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Neha Mathur joins Urban Company as Senior VP- Human Resources

Mathur will be responsible for strengthening the company’s people-centered policies, thereby creating a diverse and inclusive work culture. Urban Company, a technology-based home services marketplace, today announced the appointment of Neha Mathur as Senior Vice President of Human Resources. This appointment underscores the company’s commitment to attracting and retaining world-class talent. Commenting on the appointment, […]

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The World Medical Association, the German Medical Association and the Pontifical Academy for Life Collaborate to Promote Vaccine Equity and Combat Vaccine Reluctance

Millions around the world still suffering from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and vaccination is widely seen as a quick and effective way to control the spread of the virus and save human lives. Just as the current pandemic has highlighted the importance of vaccination, it has also exposed the great inequality of access […]

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Big Hollow Lake unveils quality plan to tackle water problems

The Big Hollow Water Quality Symposium began, as it should, with a downpour. “Whoever brought the rain; we needed it,” Des Moines County Conservation Director Chris Lee said Wednesday night when the meeting opened at the Hickory Shelter House – after moving to inside when a thunderstorm flooded the tent outside. “It’s a water quality […]

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Surfside, Florida condo collapse: Rescue teams attract more resources as children are identified among 18 killed

Lucia Guara, 10, and Emma Guara, 4, were identified on Wednesday as two of 18 people confirmed to have been killed in the condominium collapse last week, Mayor Danielle Levine Cava said. There are still 145 people missing. “Any loss of life – especially given the unexpected and unprecedented nature of this event – is […]

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Dear Governor Cox, Utah needs tougher water conservation and harvesting measures – St George News

Image bank | Photo by zms / iStock / Getty Images Plus, St. George News NOTICE – I appreciate the recent executive actions of Governor Spencer Cox and his request for prayers to deal with the increasingly severe drought conditions in Utah. Governor Spencer Cox speaks in Cedar City, Utah on May 17, 2021 | […]