Open, Closed or Something in Between: What a Shutdown Looks Like – New York Times

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Open, Closed or Something in Between: What a Shutdown Looks Like
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A skeleton staff of workers at the Internal Revenue Service girded themselves to answer a deluge of questions about the new tax law. The vast machinery of the federal government began grinding to a halt on Saturday morning, hours after the Senate ...

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Sheriff: Ice Thick Enough for Gull Lake Fishing Contest – CBS Minnesota / WCCO

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Sheriff: Ice Thick Enough For Gull Lake Fishing Contest
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BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — A huge annual ice-fishing contest in north-central Minnesota has been issued its event permit for later this month. On Thursday, the Brainerd Jaycees and the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department checked ice conditions on Gull ...

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Without Rain, Low River Levels Might Soon Mean Water Restrictions – Abc27

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Without rain, low river levels might soon mean water restrictions
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“I've been guiding on the river since 1972,” he said, steering his pontoon boat around City Island. This isn't the worst he's seen, but, yeah, it's pretty low. Oliphant ... New York, also home to the Susquehanna, issued a drought watch a couple weeks ...

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January Is Providing Good Fishing Weather – Ravalli Republic

January is providing good fishing weather
Ravalli Republic
We all lost a good friend and fisherman this past week when Earl Little passed away. Earl was a friend to many of us who are fly fishermen and we will miss him and his stories greatly. Earl was one of the individuals I met when he and Joan moved to ...

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‘Fishing Boats and Nets Everywhere, It’s a Nightmare’: Why Hong Kong’s Waters Are So Dangerous for Sailing – South China Morning Post

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'Fishing boats and nets everywhere, it's a nightmare': why Hong Kong's waters are so dangerous for sailing
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The fatal collision between a Volvo Ocean Race yacht and a fishing vessel east of Waglan Island, just outside Hong Kong waters, on Saturday has highlighted the dangers of racing in or around one of the busiest ports in the world. Hong Kong was ranked ...
Collision in world-wide sailing race in Hong Kong leaves fishing boat crew member deadThe Providence Journal
One dead after Volvo Ocean Race team collide with fishing vessel near Hong KongNewshub
Reports: Person dead after Volvo Ocean Race yacht hits fishing boat off Hong Kong coastNew Zealand Herald
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Racquette Valley Fish and Game Club Holding Ice Fishing Derby – WatertownDailyTimes.com

Racquette Valley Fish and Game Club holding ice fishing derby
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COLTON — The Racquette Valley Fish and Game Club, 233 Cold Brook Drive, South Colton, is having its annual ice fishing derby from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 10. The location is Big Bay on Cottage Road, Higley Flow. Preregistration is available until 8 p.m ...

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Dutch Shocked by Call to Ban EU Electric Pulse Fishing – Phys.Org

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Dutch shocked by call to ban EU electric pulse fishing
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Pulse fishing involves dragging electrically charged lines just above the seafloor to shock marine life up from low-lying positions into trawling nets. EU rules allow member states to equip up to five percent of their fleets with electrodes, and the ...

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