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Question: This winter has provided snowbanks — barriers in town, eliminating the turn lane, between our east and west bound lanes. If a school bus is stopped and the stop arm is extended, does the opposing traffic have to stop?

In my world of agriculture and gardening, earthworms are important ecosystem engineers that break up compacted soils, help with soil aggregation, and decompose plant residue. Finding earthworms in fields and gardens is typically considered an indicator of healthy soil. Oddly enough, there ar…

Editorials

The number 24 is not a large number, it is not a particularly small number either, but it definitely depends on the context. For example: $24 will not pay many bills today, however 24 pens in the bottom of my purse is way too many. 24 people at a performance could be too few, but 24 house gu…

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