People from the North Country | Community Notes

Northern country The following members of the Northern Army National Guard have recently been promoted: Kyle Doyle, Watertown, 1427th Transportation Company, promoted to sergeant; Christian Gould, Evans Mills, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry, promoted specialist; William Matteson, Carthage, 1427th Transportation Company, promoted to 1st Class Sergeant; Cory …

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Politics with people’s health care is always a mistake

The coalition represents more than 60,000 public school employees across Connecticut. Over the past decade, cities, school boards and towns across the state have been able to provide high-quality health care to their employees through the Connecticut Partnership Plan. Municipalities had the choice of subscribing to the state employee health …

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Waterville organizations to co-host leadership lunch on April 29

WATERVILLE – Dr. Melik Peter Khoury, President and CEO of Unity College, will share his vision for the future of the college, his remarkable leadership journey and his lifelong experiences that have prepared him for his role current at a leadership luncheon on April 29. The Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce …

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“ We are a legitimate organization ” – CBS Denver

AURORA, Colorado (CBS4) – In an effort to get Coloradan vaccinated, COVIDCheck Colorado brings vaccine registration right to your door. For months, they’ve been going door-to-door for people to sign up for the COVID-19 vaccine. But when some of Aurora’s neighbors thought it was a scam, misinformation about their efforts …

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Wondering which museums or art exhibitions are open in Los Angeles? Here is a guide. – The sundial

As the daily number of COVID-19 cases begins to decline due to increased vaccine distribution, museums, aquariums, galleries and botanical gardens are preparing to reopen their doors to the public. As the county entered the plan to reopen California in the least restrictive orange tier, museums are finally welcoming guests …

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Children’s museum promises iconic whale to move to new location with them – NBC Connecticut

The West Hartford Children’s Museum has been in its current location since 1958, but it started in Hartford decades ago and may soon return to its original roots. At the museum on Wednesday, families were exploring. From its iconic whale named Conny on the front lawn to the live animals …

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“ Please help! COVID-19 tragedy spreads on social media in India

These days, social media posts in India are no longer cheeky photos, funny memes or political jokes. Instead, frantic calls to save lives flood Twitter and Instagram as the latest wave of coronavirus cases and deaths overwhelm hospitals and crematoriums across the country. On Bharath Pottekkat’s Instagram feed, a message …

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[WATCH] Academy Museum celebrates record number of female Oscar nominees – Deadline

Some 70 women representing a record total of 76 total nominations have been nominated for the Oscars this year, a very encouraging statistic for the Academy and the industry. In honor of this, Academy Museum Trustee Diane von Furstenberg and the Academy Museum have released a video (click the link …

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Media institutions have been complicit in climate-related disinformation, reporter saysThe Badger Herald

Historically and today, media institutions and public relations firms have remained complicit in climate-related disinformation campaigns by fossil fuel companies, a climate reporter said on Wednesday. Spring resident journalist Amy Westervelt of the Critical Frequency podcast discussed the role of the media in communicating, and often obscuring, the science of …

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Senator Cotton accuses CNN, ABC, CBS and NBC of being ‘heavily indebted’ to China

Senator Tom Cotton, R-Ark., Criticized four of the major mainstream media for their financial dependence on China. During an appearance on the “The Truth With Lisa Boothe” podcast, Fox News host and contributor Lisa Boothe asked Cotton if he thought the mainstream media was “beholden” to the Chinese Communist Party. …

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