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Pioneer Potluck: About my grandpa

...Grandpa saved string, twine and rubber bands. Large balls of each were kept...drawer waiting for another string or rubber band to be wrapped around. At one uncles wanted to know if the rubber band ball would bounce. Grandpa's...
Wildlife refuge learning program takes hands-on approach

...fifteen children and parents surrounding Eskelin and her assistant wrote the findings down in their handmade stick and rubber band nature journals. The walk was the second to last of the refuge's Family Explorer Program walks. Beginning in the...
Around the District

...Hooper, and Sam Smith and also the team called the "Rubber Band Rappers" consisting of Carly Johnson, Olivia Easley, Jaycee Tauriainen, and Marcus Dunham. The Rubber Band Rappers were the highest scoring junior level team from...
Competition draws talent, unique building materials

...problem was for them to create a contraption that could ring a bell, turn a fan blade, raise an object, stretch a rubber band, spill a container of beans and burst an inflated non-latex glove. And all that in a matter of 30 seconds. The...
Man dies in boat accident

...his guide's drift boat in the Amber Drive area shortly before 5 p.m. on June 8 when the rope broke, much like a rubber band, and recoiled into him, according to Alaska State Troopers. "The fact that it was stretched out so much with that...
Boating safety should go beyond law

...could gain lethal force. "It's just like stretching a rubber band, and the end will have the maximum velocity," Parsons...kinetic energy, and it's mostly stored at the end of the rubber band." Parsons said it would be difficult to calculate how...
New CEO: Challenger's change at top shows its progress

...10, and her three teammates huddled around a cardboard rocket ship. Their mission was to hold an egg in place using rubber bands, a plastic bag and other materials so that the egg wouldn't break when the rocket rode a string from the roof into...
Lavender's Lovely

...just above the leaves, leaving a good long stem for drying. Place a few stems together and bundle them with a thick rubber band. Hang lavender bundles, upside down, in a warm (not humid) place, away from sunlight. It will take about 10 days...
Scallions often confused with spring onions scallions. Look for scallions that have a firm white base and bright green heads. Store them unwashed (with the rubber bands removed) in a plastic bag in the refrigerator's crisper drawer. If stored properly, expect fresh scallions to keep...
Raising leeches a brisk business

...knows it's much more valuable than that. He slips a rubber band off the aluminum and unfolds it. He likes what he sees...a piece of turkey liver in the fold and wraps a heavy rubber band around the whole works. He tosses the trap in the pond...


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