Department of Natural Resources Tackles Hardwood Shortage

PORT ANGELES – The foundations are being laid for a pilot effort to supply cedar and alder to factories on the Northern Olympic Peninsula that are lacking in raw materials, the land commissioner said on Wednesday. State, Hilary Franz. The Natural Resources Department, which she heads, is developing a program …

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Ethiopia: boy publicly executed in Oromia

(Nairobi) – Ethiopian government forces summarily executed a 17-year-old boy in broad daylight in Ethiopia’s Oromia region, Human Rights Watch said today. The public execution of Amanuel Wondimu Kebede underlines the lack of responsibility for the abuses of the security forces in the country. On May 11, 2021, government forces …

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The Fed’s reverse repurchase agreements reached $ 503 billion. Cash drain canceled over 4 months of QE

Williams of the New York Fed is preparing markets for “technical adjustments” to the Fed’s “administered interest rates” to bring this phenomenon under control. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. The Fed this morning sold a record $ 503 billion in Treasury securities via overnight reverse repurchase agreements (RRPs) to …

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Alaska Journal | Movers and Shakers for June 13

Helge Ing joined the Department of Natural Resources as director of the Alaska State Forestry and Forestry Division, after a 21-year career with the California Forest Management and Firefighting Agency. At the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Eng had been Deputy Director of Forestry since 2015. Prior to …

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A letter to Jerusalem on areas of common interest

Harold Halpern | Sarasota Herald-Tribune Editor’s Note: This is a letter that retired Sarasota lawyer Harold Halpern, a board member of the American Association of Jewish Lawyers and Lawyers, wrote to a friend in Israel. Dear Stu, It’s time to share my thoughts on a new government, which may soon …

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Business and Human Rights – Analyzing the Risks of Modern Slavery in Holding Companies: Practical Considerations for Investors

In May 2021, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) published a report presenting a series of tools that investors can use to identify and address human rights risks, including the risks of modern slavery, in their portfolio companies. The report includes a sectoral analysis of modern slavery rights across …

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County reserves show careful management – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Jackson County is emerging from the pandemic on a solid financial footing, thanks to careful management by the Council of Commissioners and County Administrator Danny Jordan. But county residents also deserve some of the credit. editorial.jpg Commissioners adopted a budget of $ 474 million for the next fiscal year, compared …

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David Y. Igé | DLNR PRESS RELEASE: GOVERNOR IGE SIGNS NINE BILLS TO PROTECT HAWAII’I’S WATER RESOURCES

DLNR PRESS RELEASE: GOVERNOR IGE SIGNS NINE BILLS TO PROTECT HAWAII’I’S WATER RESOURCES Posted on June 8, 2021 in Latest News, Press Room (HONLULU) – Nine bills passed by the Hawaii State Legislature this year were enacted this afternoon by Governor David Ige. “On this World Oceans Day, Hawai’i is …

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Bangladeshi expats line up for COVID-19 grant

BERNE: How vaccines can be distributed equitably to the world’s population has upset world leaders and international agencies since the first vaccines against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were made available at the end of the year. last year. The issue was high on the agenda of the recent General Assembly of …

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Troutman Pepper Consumer Financial Services COVID-19 Weekly Bulletin – June 2021 # 2 | Trout pepper

Like most industries today, consumer finance service companies are significantly affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Troutman Pepper has developed a COVID-19 Resource Center to guide clients through this unprecedented global health challenge. We regularly update this site with COVID-19 news and developments, recommendations from leading healthcare organizations, and tools …

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