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Hundreds of Oregon 'witches' paddle down the Willamette, minus brooms

World Oct 30, 2018

Hundreds of Oregon 'witches' paddle down the Willamette, minus brooms

Hundreds of "witches" traded in broomsticks for paddles in Oregon during the last weekend before Halloween. The costumed coven paddled 6 miles (10 km) on boards Saturday along the Willamette River, which divides the city of Portland. The Oregonian/OregonLive reported that the paddleboard event started two ...

Trump orders faster approval process for water projects in West

World Oct 20, 2018

Trump orders faster approval process for water projects in West

President Donald Trump on Friday ordered the government to speed up environmental reviews and streamline regulations that he says are hindering work on major water projects in California and other Western states. Trump signed a memorandum aimed at helping the Central Valley Project and the ...