Mountain Rescue Volunteer and GP Receive Distinguished Service Award for Work During Pandemic

A mountain rescue volunteer and general practitioner received a Distinguished Service Award from the Lake District Search and Mountain Rescue Association for her work during the pandemic. As a doctor, Paula Cook has been on the front lines to protect patients from the pandemic – but as a mountain rescue volunteer, the safety of her friends has also fallen on ...

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Maple Leaf Foods Releases 2020 Sustainability Report

Throughout the challenges of 2020, Maple Leaf Foods has remained committed to being a leader in sustainability, born out of recognition of the huge and essential role the protein industry plays in feeding billions of people, and resources needed to create nutrient-dense foods. While prioritizing the health and safety of its employees and the stability of its food supply, the ...

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PAWS Calls for Fee Increase to Provide Okaloosa Animal Control Services

SHALIMAR – As it competes to keep its housing and animal control services contract for Okaloosa County, the Panhandle Animal Welfare Society is looking to raise fees to improve services. House cleaning:PAWS ‘Empty the Shelter’ Event Hailed a Success, Cleanup and New Procedures Begin PAWS at work:PAWS assists Crestview Police Department by removing 14 neglected dogs from Crestview home PAWS ...

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All 28 Aboard Missing Russian Plane Fear Death: Live Updates | Aviation News

A decades-old passenger plane disappeared in the far eastern Russian peninsula of Kamchatka on Tuesday, and all 28 people on board – including at least one child – are believed to have died, local officials and media said. The aircraft, an Antonov An-26 turboprop twin engine in service since 1982, was en route between the regional capital Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and Palana, ...

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Adopt-A-Pet Tuesday: Rusty, Daisy & Bentley

It’s Adopt-A-Pet Tuesday in Michigan this morning! This week we have Rusty, Daisy and Bentley, three of northern Michigan’s many great adoptable pets waiting for a loving family to bring them home. Rusty is always on the move. He loves to play. When he’s not running and having fun, he likes to hang out, rub his tummy, and get brushed. ...

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Atlanta Wild Animal Rescue Effort (AWARE) reopens free weekly tours on July 3 – On Common Ground News

Testfg ads STONECREST, Georgia– After a disruption due to COVID-19, weekly tours of the Atlanta Wild Animal Rescue Effort (AWARE) facilities will resume on Saturday, July 3, at 1 pm. Visitors are encouraged to stop at the Wildlife Center that day to meet some of the Animal Ambassadors (people who, due to their injuries, cannot be released into the wild) ...

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Where to donate in Charleston, SC

Donate to the Pet Helpers Food Bank | Photo by @pethelperssc In June, we asked readers where to donate household items in the Lowcountry. Today we highlight 7 local donation points that you suggested. Give food, Clothing, furniture and more through these organizations and help make a difference in the community. 🦴Pet Assistant Adoption Center: Pet Helpers in Charleston promotes ...

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