The hard shell Pelican cooler offers superior performance (and it can take a tumble without spilling its contents) compared to cheaper, soft shell options. They can even keep ice frozen for up to 10 days and come with a lifetime warranty. Right now, a variety of sizes, in a number of colors, are on sale, like the 30 quart pelican Elite for $192.49, $82.46 off its regular price and the lowest price we’ve ever seen..
MEDFORD, Ore. A recent study by AAA says an estimated 20 million Americans who purchased real Christmas trees did not properly secure the tree to their vehicle. The AAA survey was conducted over the last three years and shows that many of those surveyed used unsafe methods to deliver their tree home..
Burning leaves, brush, and other vegetation creates smoke resulting in a number of hazardous air pollutants. In addition to increasing pollution levels, exposure to these pollutants can result in health effects ranging from allergies to cancer. Burning restrictions are proven methods of controlling air quality.
Loaded with more than 4.5 tons of supplies, water, spare parts and experiment hardware for the six person station crew, the unpiloted cargo spacecraft, named the Japanese word for white stork will set sail on a four day flight to the station. Also aboard the resupply vehicle are six new lithium ion batteries and adapter plates that will replace the nickel hydrogen batteries currently used on the station to store electrical energy generated by the station solar arrays. These will be installed during a series of spacewalks currently scheduled in January..
Underfunded Programs: Another great problem is that programs for reporting this data are grossly underfunded. Washington State’s program only has enough budget to fund one staff member and not enough is left over to actually analyze the results and put an annual report together. This problem is prevalent throughout the states requiring reporting: New York’s funds ran out and hasn’t published a report since 2004 and the law in Texas requiring reporting expired in 2007 as did the funds to support the program..
Announcement was made that mayo clinic health system will consolidate services between it’s albert lea and austin campuses with albert lea residents losing in town access to services like child birth and intensive care. The save our hospital committee formed and in september the city council approved funding to hire a third party company to see if it is feasible to have a full service hospital in albert lea. Hospital feasibility stngr 4 kimt news 3’s annalisa pardo was at a special meeting today and has that answer for us.