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ECU students call for dog law change after child dies

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) – A petition is circulating online to euthanize dogs that have killed humans without being provoked. “Jayden’s Law” is named after 7-year-old Jayden Henderson, who was killed by two dogs in Garner on April 27. The petition was started by Jayden’s babysitter and ECU freshman Kinley Borum. She was inspired to create it after finding out that ...

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With little gas or electricity, relief seems far away for hurricane-battered Hammond | New

After suffering from Hurricane Ida at a Red Cross shelter in Hammond on Sunday night, Dianna Shell had only one thing in mind: to go home to save her dog. The two were separated during the storm because Shell had no idea the hurricane was approaching her door, she said. Living in the woods near Ponchatoula without cable TV, she ...

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Justin Anderson Obituary (1973 – 2021) – Hartford, CT

Justin Thomas Anderson, 47, of Charlestown, RI and formerly West Hartford, CT, peacefully assumed the role of executive chef behind the Eternal Line on August 25, 2021. Born September 2, 1973 in Hartford, CT, he was a fan of Whaler and beloved first son of Arthur and Barbara Anderson. In his youth, he felt no sympathy for Goldie Locks’ contempt ...

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Fire burns in southern San Bernardino County

San Bernardino County firefighters continued to fight a bushfire north of Rialto on Wednesday evening that destroyed structures and forced evacuations. The southern blaze was burning near Sierra Avenue and Lytle Creek Road, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, which responded to the blaze with San Bernardino County and National Forest firefighters of San Bernardino. The ...

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Cattle sales in the market have another record year

The Flathead County Fairground shopping center building was buzzing with activity early Saturday morning as local 4-H and FFA students were busy preparing steers, hogs and lambs for cattle sale of the market. While students, instructors, organizers, volunteers, parents and other supporters worked on the sale for months, no one planned to break the sales and buyer’s records for another ...

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New wave of winds fuel fury over northern California wildfires

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) – Crews were digging and burning lines of fire amid another round of high winds that … PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) – Crews were digging and burning lines of fire amid another round of high winds that contributed to the fury of a wildfire in northern California. “We have a shootout ahead of us and the wind today ...

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Lewis County animal shelter inundated with cats and kittens

By Claudia Yaw / [email protected] The Lewis County animal shelter is inundated with cats and kittens – likely the product of unsterilized pandemic pets – and authorities are encouraging those considering adoption to come in and meet a potential furry friend. At the same time last year, the shelter housed 88 cats and 113 kittens. Now those numbers are almost ...

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POLICE BLOTTER: Montmorency County MPs Respond to Drunken Boaters, Lost Elk Watchers | News, Sports, Jobs

Recent actions by law enforcement agencies in northeast Michigan. This has only been changed slightly. DEPARTMENT OF THE SHERIFF OF MONTMORENCY COUNTY Updated August 9 Total: 72 Alarms: 1 Animal control: 6 Road stops: 0 OWI Arrests: 1 Drug-related arrests: 0 Arrest warrants: 0 Arrest on complaint: 1 Animal / vehicle accidents: 1 Disputes: 3 Lewiston EMS: 8 Lewiston fire: ...

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From chipmunks to bears, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care helps rescued animals

item Photo: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care / Facebook. RENO, Nev. – Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care is the kind of place a pizza box can hold a pizza or an injured turtle. Where a baseball cap is not sun protection, it is a means of transporting an injured weasel. It was there that a trio of rehabilitating bears climbed into the ...

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Georgie the chihuahua trembles for his furry house –

August 8, 2021 Posted: August 8, 2021 Updated: 11:36 KUSI press room Georgie the chihuahua came from one of the partners of the Helen Woodward Animal Center. KEARNY MESA (KUSI) – Georgie is a 9 week old Chihuahua puppy who currently weighs 5 pounds, but is estimated to weigh 15-20 pounds. He’s already neutered and has another sibling at the ...

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