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My two cents: diet time for truck(-er)s crossing bridges
It is unknown which is worse this past week: torrential rains and unseasonably cold weather in Germany and parts of Europe as well as the US, or the bickering that has blossomed in light of the I-5 ...
5/27/13 at 4:16 AM Bridgehunter Chronicles supports the victims of Superstorm Sandy 10/30/12 at 6:04 PM
Mystery Bridge nr. 5: Orr Bridge 7/13/12 at 6:48 AM
Tragedy, black humor and coping
A seemingly frivolous tweet about superstorm Sandy drew a sharp rebuke this week from the Michigan Nurses Association. The offending tweet came from the Detroit News and actually was a retweet of wha...
11/1/12 at 12:02 PM After the storm 6/21/11 at 12:22 PM
Legislature easily passes disaster relief
The Minnesota Legislature overwhelmingly today approved $180 million for communities damaged by summer floods and wind storms. The House voted 125-3 for the measure, with the Senate following 60-7....
8/24/12 at 3:58 PM Leaders hope for smooth and short disaster session 8/24/12 at 1:24 AM
Breakdown of how disaster relief would be spent 8/23/12 at 6:22 PM
1985: The Bhopal Tragedy Lingers, One Year Later
The Bhopal disaster is considered one of the worst, if not the worst, industrial accidents ever. It killed more than 2,000 people, and some death estimates run into the 15,000 range. It was absolute...
10/16/10 at 6:00 PM 1939: Athenia Disaster Has Local Ties 9/8/10 at 6:00 PM