A 20-by-40-foot frame structure used as the cookhouse for Gold Rush Days in Dimond Park burned to the ground early this morning. Firefighters received a call at 4:59 a.m., said Capt. Beth Weldon of Capital City Fire & Rescue. When firefighters arrived, the structure was fully engulfed by flames, which they extinguished from the outside. The cause of the fire is under investigation, Weldon said. No one was injured in the blaze.
KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan High School students participated this semester in a phytoplankton monitoring project which could help scientists worldwide.
DEAL ISLAND, Md. - Jim Rapp has one hand on the wheel and the other holding a pair of binoculars as he drives his truck slowly down a gravel drive on the banks of a Chesapeake Bay marsh.
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