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Governor schedules special election to replace deceased congresswoman

Victoria Advocate 10 Aug 2022
Legacy of Steel/Burns Harbor Steel Plant ... Burns Harbor Town Hall, 1240 N. Boo Rd., Burns Harbor. Installed 2018 Indiana Historical Bureau, ArcelorMittal, and the Town of Burns Harbor ... Legacy of Steel/Burns Harbor Steel Plant ... The Burns Harbor plant was key to building the Port of Indiana and incorporation of the Town of Burns Harbor in 1967.

Lithuanian group visits Kaohsiung

Taipei Times 10 Aug 2022
A group led by Lithuanian Deputy Minister of Transportation and Communications Agne Vaiciukeviciute on Tuesday visited Kaohsiung, home to Taiwan’s largest international commercial harbor, to promote exchanges on port management and maritime transport ... commercial ports, in Taiwan.

Video: Lumber Cargo Litters Shore After Falling from Cargo Ship

The Maritime Executive 10 Aug 2022
The vessel was operating with a crew and some reports said the cargo of lumber and veneer appears unstable or possibly had shifted as the vessel was departing port ... Reports said that local fishermen were complaining and the port had to be closed for a time while efforts were taken to clear the floating wood from the harbor entrance.

Port of Long Beach breaks another record despite slowing consumer spending

Daily Breeze 10 Aug 2022
The slight increase was because of empty containers moving through the nation’s second busiest port ... Ports of LA, Long Beach delay fee on import containers another week ... “Our waterfront workforce continues to ensure trade moves through the port at a record-setting pace,” said Long Beach harbor commission President Sharon Weissman.

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz tours Port of Corpus Christi

Caller Times 10 Aug 2022
After the tour, Cruz commented on the Harbor Bridge, the port's role in the Russia-Ukraine war and the FBI raid of Donald Trump's Palm Beach estate ....

Freighters scramble during festival harbor traffic

Grand Haven Tribune 10 Aug 2022
The Great Republic and Kaye E. Barker were race partners on Saturday. First it was a race to get in port, and then a scramble to get out before Grand Haven’s Coast Guard Festival harbor traffic reached its peak. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to be able to read premium content ... .

OH Cleveland OH Zone Forecast

The Daily Independent - Ashland 10 Aug 2022
OH Cleveland OH Zone Forecast for Tuesday, August 9, 2022. 556 FPUS51 KCLE 100137. ZFPCLE. Zone Forecast Product for Northern Ohio and Northwest Pennsylvania. National Weather Service Cleveland OH. 937 PM EDT Tue Aug 9 2022. OHZ003-100245-. Lucas-. Including the city of Toledo ... Patchy fog ... 60s ... $$ ... Including the cities of Port Clinton, Oak Harbor, and Genoa ... .

Boisterous ballading, public puffing, sign stealing | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

The San Juan Journal 09 Aug 2022
• A deputy responded to a report of a Friday Harbor business that wanted a person trespassed from their business ... • A deputy was dispatched to a report of trespassing in the Friday Harbor area ... • A deputy responded to a trespassing call at the Port of Friday Harbor on Front Street.

Flooding tides to ebb this year in Washington

Sunnyside Daily Sun 09 Aug 2022
A King Tide, also called high tide flooding, occurs when tides reach between 1.75 to 2 feet above the average high water mark ... January 7 saw record King Tides, two feet above the forecasted level in Port Townsend and Tacoma ... Port Townsend is forecast to have 0-4 flood days; Port Angeles, 0-5; Friday Harbor, 0-6; Cherry Point, 0-5 ... ....

China’s Exports Still Growing Despite Global Inflation Fears

The Maritime Executive 09 Aug 2022
The high export volume recorded in July is also reflected in increasing number of TEUs handled at Chinese ports. Foreign trade container throughput at eight of the Chinese major ports rose by 14.5 percent in July, compared to the 8.4 percent gain seen in June, according to data by the China Ports and Harbors Association ... ....

Long Beach Container Terminal: Sustainable, autonomous and electric

GreenBiz 09 Aug 2022
In August 2021, the Port of Long Beach made history after it completed a major project to electrify a container terminal at Middle Harbor in California — the Long Beach Container Terminal. For perspective, the Port of Long Beach is the second-busiest container port in the United ...

Manufactured home community sells for nearly $70 million in Manatee

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 09 Aug 2022
Country Lakes Co-op Inc ... The company, according to its website, owns several other Florida manufactured home communities, including Harbor View in Port Charlotte, The Coach House in Palmetto, Foxwood Village in Lakeland and Midway Estates in Vero Beach ... Harbor Acres home sells for record-breaking $17.5 million in Sarasota-Manatee. More ... .

Kurtis Dale Sours

Tillamook Headlight Herald 09 Aug 2022
Kurt passed away suddenly on July 15, 2022. Kurt was born Sept ... Ocean towing, Don McVay Roofing and retired from the Port of Tillamook Bay after 22 years. Highlights of his life were when he was working in Dutch Harbor years ago he saved a toddler from drowning after she fell off the docks & into the cold water ... ....

Army Corps floats $134M plan for new flood walls, floodproofing to prevent storm damage in Baltimore

Stars and Stripes 09 Aug 2022
Other options the Corps considered include proposals to build sea walls around the Inner Harbor, Fells Point, Canton and Locust Point, as well as the Seagirt Marine Terminal at the Port of Baltimore and the Wheelabrator incinerator in Southwest Baltimore.

First Ukrainian grain shipment arrives at destination – media

Russia Today 08 Aug 2022
The Turkish dry-cargo ship Polarnet carrying grain from Ukraine moored at the port of Derince near Istanbul on Monday, Turkey’s TRT TV channel has reported ... Kiev accused the Russian forces of barring civilian ships from leaving the ports, while Moscow accused Ukraine of mining the waters near its harbors, which prevented maritime traffic.

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