Tag: Trees

Falling pine tree in Rome crushes taxi, injuring driver

ROME — A pine tree has crushed a taxi in Rome, injuring the driver but leaving two passengers uninjured. ...
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BROOKINGS, Ore. — Usually the parking lot at Brookings' harbor is filled with boat trailers, rusty pickup trucks and tourists. ...
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ALFALFA, Ore. — In the juniper forests east of Bend, the landscape becomes a chaotic checkerboard of private property and public land, with rural...
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NORFOLK, Va. — Tree experts say Virginia will experience its worst season in years for fall foliage. ...
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EFFINGHAM, Ill. — The Illinois State Historical Society is offering all 102 counties a tree that descends from an original "Johnny Appleseed" tree as...
US, states struggle to pay spiraling cost of fighting fires

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The long and brutal 2017 wildfire season is stressing the state and federal agencies that have to pay for the army...
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The city of Providence is asking residents to help it find two perfect trees for its annual holiday tree lighting and...
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ABBEVILLE, Ala. — When Glenn and Scarlett Riley inherited some family property outside of Abbeville in 2004, becoming tree farmers — let alone the...
Promise of edible fungi pulls thousands into Oregon forests

ASTORIA, Ore. — When they heard the whistle, the mushroom hunters were ready. ...
250 years after Washington drained it, feds soak a swamp

SUFFOLK, Va. — This is a story about a future president who tried to drain a swamp, and government workers who are making it...

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