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Exercise classes for seniors to start in Graham

Special to the Mountain News-WA , from the GKCC. The Graham – Kapowsin Community Council (G-KCC) is excited to announce that the long- awaited Golden Age exercise classes will begin on Thursday, June 8th! There will be six (6) classes … Continue reading

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Untidy Beaches – An update on the medical waste wash-ups along New York and New Jersey beaches

By Bruce A. Smith An Insider’s Story of the Medical Waste Wash-Ups in New York during the Summer of 1988 and Current Update In the summer of 1988, the beaches of New York and New Jersey were hit with wash-ups … Continue reading

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Nisqually Land Trust expands river protection in Yelm

Special to the Mountain News, from the Nisqually Land Trust: May 23, 2017 Susan Callender The Land Trust recently added two more highly prized properties to its acquisitions along the Whitewater Reach of the Nisqually River, near Yelm, which is … Continue reading

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On Becoming a Presidential Candidate

From a new series: What I would do if I were President By Bruce A. Smith After attending a retreat at Ramtha’s School of Enlightenment (RSE) in April 2003, I became very ill for several months with recurring fevers and … Continue reading

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Climber rescued from crevasse on Mount Rainier

Special Report to the Mountain News-WA – Supplied by Kevin Bacher, Mount Rainier National Park: Rangers at Mount Rainier National Park today completed the rescue of a climber who fell into a crevasse while descending yesterday from the summit of … Continue reading

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Remembering Mike

Under construction and revision. Saturday, May 27, 2017 BAS

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Azure Farms’ new weed control plan examined

Second in a series on Azure Farms and organic wheat By Bruce A. Smith As the Azure Farms’ dispute with Sherman County, Oregon enters its second week, a respite has developed regarding the control of noxious weeds in its wheat … Continue reading

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