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Five people were injured in a shooting at a Texas trail ride gathering

The Smith County Sheriff’s Office received a call around 12:35 a.m. alerting them to gunshot victims at an event at a large pasture in Winona “described as being a trail ride, ATV ride and horse show,” the office said in a news release. An altercation near the concert stage resulted in “one or more trail […]

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Vadeni, Native Trail, Mishriff and more all set for Eclipse to savour at Sandown Park

Saturday’s Coral-Eclipse at Sandown looks set to be a star-studded affair, with French Derby winner Vadeni supplemented to take on Irish 2,000 Guineas hero Native Trail among a potential field of 11 high-class performers. The Jean-Claude Rouget-trained Vadeni fairly bolted up in the Prix du Jockey Club by five lengths, and connections were keen to […]

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Woman walking on Philly trail finds body of man killed at point-blank range: Police

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — A man died after being shot in the head in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia, police say. Authorities say a woman walking on a trail by Frankford Creek noticed the body after 8 p.m. Sunday. She ran and flagged down a medic unit who then called police. Specialized equipment was needed […]

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There Are a Ridiculous Lot of Invertebrate Traces in Your Cup of Tea

We biological beings are messy things, leaving bits of our former selves behind everywhere we go – even in the air. This trail of self includes various secretions like saliva, discarded waste. and our constantly shedding outer layers like dead skin cells – many of which contain our unique DNA signatures.   Bugs are no exception. From […]

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Crews improve the Apple Blossom Trail in Jay

Noah Ventimiglia of Maryland, from the Maine Conservation Corps, which is part of AmeriCorps, rakes the Apple Blossom Trail in Jay on Wednesday as part of a project to raise it about 5 inches to allow water to run off it. Donna M. Perry/Sun Journal JAY — A crew from the Maine Conservation Corps were […]

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Monadnock Conservancy to offer bike tour in Fitzwilliam

Monadnock Conservancy to offer bike tour in Fitzwilliam The Keene Sentinel Source link

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MORE TO THE STORY: A treacherous ride down the Yellowstone Trail

John Larson was a wealthy widower. The year was 1919, and John was in his brand-new Elgin-Six automobile. He was on his way from Minneapolis to his McLeod County home on an old dirt road called the Yellowstone Trail. The Yellowstone Trail was an early automobile route that spanned across America. It was created by […]

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Ancestral Trail book fair returns to ECTC

After a two year break, a local book fair consisting mostly of historical and genealogical selections is back again. Ancestral Trail Historical Society’s 20th annual book fair is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 11 at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. It’s free to the public. Gary Kempf, a member of the society, has […]

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National Trails Day: Updates on trail construction, maintenance around Central Florida

National Trails Day is June 4, an annual event dedicated to celebrating advocacy, public lands and giving back to trails through volunteering and service. This year, the American Hiking Society celebrates its 30th annual commemoration of the outdoor community. The national organization spends the first Saturday of each June recognizing the efforts of trail builders […]

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Hikers’ warning: Thieves, vandals strike national hiking trail in Upstate

A Greenville County couple, looking to “get off the grid” and back in touch with nature this Memorial Day weekend, became crime victims after they parked at a trailhead to a national hiking trail.Now, they are sending a warning to other unsuspecting nature-lovers.Katie Callhan, of Travelers Rest, said she and her husband left their Chevy […]