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How should roads and bridges that flood be addressed?

You probably know which roads in York County flood during heavy rains. The Route 74 bridge over the Little Conewago Creek is one. Indian Rock Dam Road is another. Should future road and bridge projects not only address the structures … Continue reading

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How many extreme weather records did York County break in 2012?

Extreme weather shattered 3,527 monthly records across the county last year, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council, an international, nonprofit environmental organization. And that’s up from the 3,251 monthly records broken in 2011, the organization reported Tuesday. In Pennsylvania, … Continue reading

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Maybe we should cry over spilt milk

Researchers from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland have found that 360,000 tons of wasted milk in the UK have added 100,000 tons of CO2 gas into the atmosphere. That much CO2 is equivalent to the emissions of 20,000 cars. … Continue reading

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