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Printed Letter ‘Greenwashes’ Real Dover Dam Issues

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On January 12, 2011, a local newspaper printed an 800 (!) word letter from a concerned citizen—as long as some feature articles—stating that Misner Dam is an “integral” feature of the Lynn...

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Ancient Stones Being Discovered In Hal-Nor Counties

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Generations of Haldimand and Norfolk citizens have found and collected stone artifacts from their lands. Artifacts were kept out of intrigue and interest and often displayed prominently within homes. Some...

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January Thaw Comes One Month Later

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On my way to ‘the office’ today I passed a number of flooded fields and road ditches. What made my commute a little bit surreal this time was the sense...

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Tropical Bird Rescues In Normandale, Ontario

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Sandy Weaver lives with her family at The Hidden Valley Campground in Normandale. Her husband Court is the manager, and they have a teenage son John. But the household is...

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Digging On the Outskirts. Community Archaeology In Hal-Nor

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By Lorenz Bruechert Haldimand-Norfolk Archaeological Research Project I was raised in the dairy farming community of Jarvis in Haldimand County.  Since dairy was on the decline my family and I...