Archive for May, 2008

Coeur d’Alene Soldier Buried at Arlington National Cemetery – Spokane Spokesman-Review

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

A highly decorated U.S. Army Special Forces sergeant major from Coeur d’Alene, who died May 9, was buried this afternoon at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Sgt. Maj. Bradly Conner, 41, was killed in an explosion while serving his fourth tour in …


Coming Soon: SR to Release E-mail Exchanges … (Not so fast…) – Spokane Spokesman-Review

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Of the 50 messages, a few have explicit photos embedded in the message. We can’t publish those photos (one shows a toddler’s penis). We also have a strong ethical policy against blurring or otherwise manipulating photos. Some of the messages are …


History in bluestone – News.com.au

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

South Australia was just 13 years old when this five-bedroom bluestone villa was built in 1849. Known as Holly Grange, this large family residence is set in a romantic Victorian-style garden of about 3544sq m, which agent Peter Veitch says is one of …


Effort on to restore Ga. poet Byron Herbert Reece’s farm – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Union County — Drive around this precipitous territory, high up on the North Carolina line, and it’s easy to see a connection between Union and its native bard. Byron Herbert Reece was tall, lean and hard, with a profile as flinty as an Appalachian …


Jean Barton: Cattle in Kentucky – Red Bluff Daily News

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Timber Lawn Farms, owned by Brenda and Austin Paul, converted an old tobacco barn for a processing shed for the stocker calves that come in by gooseneck trailer from the local sale barns and held in a corral outside the barn. Inside there was …


Complement your stove with a stylish floor plinth – Easier (press release)

Saturday, May 31st, 2008
Complement your stove with a stylish floor plinth
Easier (press release), UK – 34 minutes ago
After taking the time to choose the perfect wood-burning stove for your home, stylish accessories are key to completing the look.


Pushing past life’s limits – Asbury Park Press

Saturday, May 31st, 2008
Pushing past life’s limits
Asbury Park Press, NJ – 1 hour ago
I had stopped using it to heat the house with my wood stove because one of the effects of fibromyalgia is sensitivity to smells, light and noise.


From shed to cottage a 30-year journey – Vancouver Sun

Saturday, May 31st, 2008
From shed to cottage a 30-year journey
Vancouver Sun,  Canada – 5 minutes ago
The kids, all under 10, would huddle around a woodstove in the corner of the uninsulated one-room shed while I made dinner on a camp stove in the pouring


Low-Tech Energy – International Finalists Announced in Global … – PR.com (press release)

Saturday, May 31st, 2008
Low-Tech Energy – International Finalists Announced in Global
PR.com (press release), NY – 7 minutes ago
The other stove is an improved wood-burner, targeted at rural areas. Over 3500 stoves have been sold by the Kisangani Smith Group and its trainees.


Tom Ross: Maine is nice to visit, but I wouldn’t want the heating bill – Steamboat Pilot

Saturday, May 31st, 2008
Tom Ross: Maine is nice to visit, but I wouldn’t want the heating bill
Steamboat Pilot, CO – 16 minutes ago
Unfortunately, when the house was built, it was set up to be heated by wood stoves. I’m guessing, but I’ll bet Capt. McGilvery’s family heated cast-iron