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Weekly rainfall update + rain forecast September 29, 2021

RAIN last week fell in southwest Western Australia, southeast Victoria, Tasmania, parts of eastern New South Wales and central Queensland. From the middle of the week, a pair of cold fronts followed Tasmania, generating moderate falls in the west and northeast of the state, and slight falls in southern Victoria. …

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Bucyrus airport “land” subsidy, ongoing improvements

Through Rhonda Davis, CCN Correspondent September 25, 2021 8:00 a.m. BUCYRUS – A $ 2.1 million project to extend the taxiway at Port Bucyrus-Crawford County Airport has officially “taken off.” A federal grant to the airport this year from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funds the improvement project, which also …

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Greetings from the cockpit | Still looking

There are several things a pilot should check before departure. On a recent trip to Rosecrans Memorial Airport, Jerry Acord rode his 1960 Forney plane to visually inspect every piece of his bird. After visiting the exterior of the aircraft, Acord and I entered the two-seater single-engine aircraft. After squeezing …

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US sues American Airlines and JetBlue deal shutdown |

The Justice Department and officials from six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue, saying it would lessen competition and lead to higher fares. The Justice Department said on Tuesday that the deal would eliminate significant competition in New York and Boston and …

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