Couple arrested after spreading US Navy secrets via peanut butter sandwich

What do espionage and a peanut butter sandwich have in common? A couple from Maryland who thought they could outsmart the US government, apparently. According to the US Department of Justice, Jonathan Toebbe tried to sell information about our nuclear submarines to a foreign government. In his first attempt, he used half of a peanut butter sandwich, and in another …

2021 seafood recall: salmonella outbreak traced to northeastern seafood

Northeast Seafood Products, based in Colorado and not in the Northeast, has shut down some of its facilities after being linked to a salmonella outbreak. The CDC says the outbreak has resulted in 102 illnesses and 19 hospitalizations in 14 states. However, almost all of the people who fell ill were in Colorado or had recently traveled to Colorado, where …

Theresa M. Stewart, 60, Watkins

January 20, 1961 – October 5, 2021 Theresa M. (Jones) Stewart, 60, of Watkins, MN died on October 5, 2021 from complications during treatment for kidney cancer. Funeral services will be on Friday, October 8, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Crystal Hills Assembly of God Church in Paynesville, MN, with visitation one hour before the service. Interment will take …

Raising Cane’s has company staff working fryers amid staff shortages

Raising Cane’s employees are about to have a very different work experience. Like many businesses, the Louisiana-raised chicken restaurant struggles to staff its 530 restaurants across the country. As a result, he resorted to deploying corporate staff to fill in-house restaurant gigs, such as looking after fryers and interacting with customers. As senior managers at Raising Cane focus on hiring, …

Prepare the farm garden soil for the next growing season

How can I prepare my garden soil for next year’s growing season? This gardening season is drawing to a close with cooler temperatures and the inevitable fall frost killing the produce that was still growing. It’s time to move on to preparing garden soil for the next growing season. Investing time now to prepare the soil can reap an increased …

Tips for environmentally friendly citizens trying to get off the grid

There are many different approaches you can take if you want to live an eco-friendly lifestyle. One of the most effective strategies is to reduce your addiction to consumerism. You can take a very drastic step and live off the grid. You will have a very low carbon footprint and consume few natural resources if you try to live outside …

“Fall in Florida is the best time to hydroponically grow lettuce at home”

Harvested from more than 342,000 acres across the country, lettuce is a $ 2 billion industry primarily located in California, Arizona and Florida, according to US Department of Agriculture (USDA) census data. In Florida, more than 10,000 acres of lettuce are harvested on the cool, short days of late fall through early spring. Most of the production takes place in …

Native plants program teaches homeowners how to help wildlife

GREENWOOD, Indiana (AP) – The carefully planted and planned restored prairie of Old City Park in Greenwood hummed and buzzed with activity. Bees, flies and butterflies moved from flower to flower, sucking up nutrients. Stems of goldenrod, prairie clover, swamp milkweed, and purple coneflower provided a buffet of all kinds for all manner of insects. The grasses rustled and stirred …

The Equestrian Arboretum and Reflection Nature Center permanently retain additional land

Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center has added additional acreage to its entrance on Garden Road and will place this land in a permanent conservation easement to preserve it for the community, forever. This week, with the generous support of an anonymous donor and a private landowner, Reflection Riding acquired approximately three additional acres just outside its doorstep. This transaction …

Long-standing community garden on Vancouver Avenue in Penticton expects to get use permit extension – Penticton News

The future of the community garden Photo: City of Penticton The site of a long-standing community garden in Penticton. The Penticton Community Gardens Society is expected to get the green light from city council on Tuesday to continue its long-standing operations on Vancouver Avenue for at least three years. The company has been leasing park land at 480 Vancouver Avenue …