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‘Relentless’ Miami-Dade catcher wills his way to MLB Draft

Careful what you say around former Miami-Dade College catcher Juan Gonzalez, who is now a part of the Toronto Blue Jays organization. Gonzalez, who was drafted in the 19th round last week by the Jays, has been known to protect his teammates from anything said or done by the opposing team.

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‘Relentless’ Miami-Dade catcher wills his way to MLB Draft

MDC: Receding floodwaters lead to large natural fish kill along Missouri River in Columbia

COLUMBIA, Mo. (Edited News Release) - The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) investigated multiple reports of a large fish kill event just west of Columbia, along Interstate 70 and the Missouri River floodplain. MDC has determined this large die-off of mostly nonnative, invasive silver carp, was caused by receding floodwaters.

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MDC: Receding floodwaters lead to large natural fish kill along Missouri River in Columbia

Tameside mulls MDC to unblock sluggish capital programme

A £32m funding shortfall has stymied the progress of several council projects, and the authority is mulling various solutions including the creation of a mayoral development corporation. Tameside Council leader Brenda Warrington said that forming an MDC similar to that in Stockport was one of the options being considered to speed up project delivery.

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Tameside mulls MDC to unblock sluggish capital programme

Tameside chiefs considering Mayoral Development Corporation

Chiefs in Tameside say they could follow in the footsteps of Stockport and enter into a major regeneration partnership with the Greater Manchester Mayor. It comes as the council is conducting a review into which of its capital projects, such as the restoration of Ashton town hall, will be deliverable against a funding shortfall of £32 million.

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Tameside chiefs considering Mayoral Development Corporation

Tameside bosses consider entering into Mayoral Development Corporation

Chiefs in Tameside say they could follow in the footsteps of Stockport and enter into a major regeneration partnership with the Greater Manchester Mayor. It comes as the council is conducting a review into which of its capital projects, such as the restoration of Ashton town hall, will be deliverable against a funding shortfall of £32 million.

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Tameside bosses consider entering into Mayoral Development Corporation

An untagged bear found dead along a Missouri road this week could tell us about population trends

Many drivers are familiar with seeing animals that were unfortunately hit by vehicles and left on the side of the road. Armadillos, skunks and deer are all fairly common. Drivers may not be used to seeing a dead bear. Earlier this week, conservation officials received calls about a larger mammal that had been struck.

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An untagged bear found dead along a Missouri road this week could tell us about population trends

'Exciting' five-year vision for transforming Stockport town centre signed off by region's leaders

The medium term plan for regenerating Town Centre West - also known as the Mayoral Development Corporation (MDC) - was approved at the latest meeting of the region’s combined authority. An ‘exciting’ five-year vision for the ongoing transformation of Stockport town centre has been signed off by local leaders.

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'Exciting' five-year vision for transforming Stockport town centre signed off by region's leaders

Sunflower field in Spanish Lake is back for 2021

If you're looking for the perfect place for a summer photoshoot, the Missouri Department of Conservation is here to help. Workers with the MDC have planted fields of sunflowers at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area in Spanish Lake. It will make for the perfect backdrop for anyone looking to brighten up their Instagram feed or family photo.

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Sunflower field in Spanish Lake is back for 2021

Social housing plans scrapped after residents say chosen land is 'too precious'

Fair Homes Project for Frome scrapped after pubic consultation A PLAN to build 30 social houses in Frome has been withdrawn. After feedback from residents and councillors, Mendip District Council (MDC) has decided to withdraw their Fair Homes Project. The project was a partnership used to identify potential plots on MDC land in Frome that would be suitable for the homes.

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Social housing plans scrapped after residents say chosen land is 'too precious'

130 Black youths inaugurated into new MDC program aimed at aiding students of color

Jun. 16—Miami Dade College began a new path of community uplift on Tuesday as it inaugurated 130 freshly graduated high school seniors into the new Rising Black Scholars Program that aims to aid the students financially and emotionally. About 400 family members, MDC faculty and staff, community leaders and scholars gathered at the Miami Dade College North Campus Conference Center.

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130 Black youths inaugurated into new MDC program aimed at aiding students of color

Hunters, landowners have chance to learn more about Missouri's wild turkeys through upcoming webinar

Turkey hunters, landowners and others are invited to learn about wild turkeys through a webcast slated for later this month. Missouri Department of Conservation will host its Wild Webcast featuring "Wild Turkeys in Missouri: Population Trends and MDC Management" at noon June 29. Reina Tyl, MDC's wild turkey biologist, will discuss factors that have contributed to Missouri wild turkey numbers as well as MDC's management efforts regarding the birds.

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Hunters, landowners have chance to learn more about Missouri's wild turkeys through upcoming webinar

Missouri’s first-ever bear hunting season drawing lots of attention as sightings are more common

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - From October 18-27 Missouri will have its first-ever black bear hunting season. “There’s never been a regulated bear hunting season in Missouri,” said Missouri Department of Conservation Media Specialist Francis Skalicky. “The last time people were hunting bears in Missouri, the state was still being settled. "

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Missouri’s first-ever bear hunting season drawing lots of attention as sightings are more common

Missouri Department of Conservation requires permit for commercial photographers and videographers

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Starting July 1, the Missouri Conservation Commission will require permits for commercial and for-profit photography and videography in Missouri Department of Conservation areas. The Missouri Conservation Commission gave final approval to MDC to change the Wildlife Code of Missouri, which required commercial and professional photography and videography to have a new permit each time they shoot.

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Missouri Department of Conservation requires permit for commercial photographers and videographers

Commercial photography, filming will soon be allowed on conservation property with permit

Permits will soon be allowed for commercial or for-profit photography and videography on Missouri Department of Conservation areas. The Missouri Conservation Commission gave its final approval to MDC’s proposed change in the “Wildlife Code of Missouri” regulations, according to a news release. “Commercial use is defined as any activity that directly or indirectly results in financial gain, or where money is exchanged in connection with the activity,” MDC stated.

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Commercial photography, filming will soon be allowed on conservation property with permit

Echoes of Mugabe as Zimbabwe President entrenches his power

Emmerson Mnangagwa seized power after a military coup in 2017. In office since the military-led ouster of Robert Mugabe three-and-a-half years ago, Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa is consolidating his grip on power with moves reminiscent of his predecessor’s style, analysts say. Tweaks to the constitution and criminalising anti-government speech mark a change from Mugabe’s street-fighting and abductions, but observers see the same motives at work — making political opposition all but impossible.

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Echoes of Mugabe as Zimbabwe President entrenches his power

Memorial Day is last chance to apply for black bear, elk hunting permits, Missouri Department of Conservation says

Memorial Day is the last chance for Missouri residents to apply for a black bear and elk permit for the fall hunting season. Missouri residents must be 11 years or older by the start of the season to be eligible to apply. Eligible people may apply for both permits, according to MDC.

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Memorial Day is last chance to apply for black bear, elk hunting permits, Missouri Department of Conservation says

MDC invites people to learn about snakes during virtual program Friday night

Snakes are among Missouri’s most misunderstood animals. Underneath a snake’s frightening reputation is an animal that performs valuable pest-control services for humans and, with the exception of a few venomous species, is relatively harmless. People can learn more about snakes on Friday, May 28 at the free Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) virtual program “Conservation Families: Snakes of Missouri.” This online program will be from 6-7 p.m. and is recommended for all ages.

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MDC invites people to learn about snakes during virtual program Friday night

Florida Vaccine Updates: MDC Site to Resume Vaccinations Next Week

Miami Dade College's vaccination site that will not be closing its doors next week like originally planned. Here's what we know today about the coronavirus outbreak in Florida, and the effort to stop it. Vaccination Site at Miami Dade College Not Closing Next Week The vaccination site at Miami Dade College, which was scheduled to close May 25th, will be remaining open.

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Florida Vaccine Updates: MDC Site to Resume Vaccinations Next Week

Florida Vaccine Updates: Hialeah Gardens Holding Free Event, MDC Site Closing Next Week

One city in Miami-Dade County will be giving away free doses of the Pfizer vaccine in Wednesday while students in the county will soon be able to decide if they want to get rid of their protective face masks. Here's what we know today about the coronavirus outbreak in Florida, and the effort to stop it.

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Florida Vaccine Updates: Hialeah Gardens Holding Free Event, MDC Site Closing Next Week