USA Links

USA Flag Links pertaining to the USA presented in mostly random order: HeadlinesI Worked for Alex Jones. I Regret It. – NYT Magazinehttps://deadline.com/2019/09/el-norte-at-35-the-outlaw-production-and-milestone-immigrant-saga-returns-1202732638Are Americans Falling Out of Love With Their Landmarks?http://science.time.com/2013/10/22/the-united-states-of-attitude-an-interactive-guide-to-americas-moodshttp://thoughtcatalog.com/michael-koh/2013/11/16-people-on-things-they-couldnt-believe-about-america-until-they-moved-here PrinceThe stories behind Prince’s upcoming album Welcome 2 America Economic Bill of Rights (1944) Republicans Won’t Stop Screaming ‘Socialism’ Until Democrats Stop Cowering https://www.ushistory.org/documents/economic_bill_of_rights.htm …

Las Vegas Links

Las Vegas Flag Links about Las Vegas presented in mostly random fashion: HeadlinesLas Vegas is set to come out of Covid-19 better than ever – CNNLas Vegas pushes to become first to ban ornamental grassRadar study shows 46 million grasshoppers descended on Las Vegas – Phys.orgVegas bets on a comebackThese daytrips from Las Vegas can …

St Louis, Missouri

Photo: Old Courthouse St. Louis is a major port in the state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, which marks Missouri’s border with Illinois. Google Maps HeadlinesThe US’ lost, ancient megacity – BBCFor Post-Dispatch Carriers, a Shrinking Print Edition Makes a Hard Job Even HarderCheap Travel in St. Louis – …

New Mexico Rail Runner

Photo: MrTinDC New Mexico Rail Runner Express is a commuter rail system serving the metropolitan areas of Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico. It is administered by the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and the Rio Metro Regional Transit District (Rio Metro). It now does about 2,200 one-way passenger trips per day. Phase I …

Nevada Day

Nevada Flag Nevada Day, as of 2000, is celebrated on the last Friday in October. Libraries and other state offices are closed. 2020 Nevada Day is Friday, October 30. Traditionalists celebrate on October 31, Halloween. HistoryNevada Day commemorates Nevada’s frontier legacy and its entry into the Union as the 36th state on October 31 in …

New Mexico Links

New Mexico flag Links related to New Mexico presented in somewhat random format: New Mexico Outdoor Recreation [email protected] Outdoor recreation is our way of life and an economic powerhouse. In our state, it directly supports 33,500 jobs and $1.2 billion in income, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. (For perspective, that’s more than the …

Montana Links

Montana flag What would locals like visitors to know about Montana? Presenting links to relevant info presented in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesWelcome to Polebridge: One of the US’ last frontiers – BBCImportant Milestone in Tribal Land Buy-Back Program, Promote Outdoor Recreation Economy Tourism PortalsVisit Montana – Flickr – Vimeo – @visitmontana Glacier Country, [email protected]

Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Photo: Adam Baker, Fish Boy The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) extends along 150 miles (240 km) the U.S.–Canada border in the Arrowhead Region of Minnesota. The combined region of the BWCAW, Superior National Forest, Voyageurs National Park, and Ontario’s Quetico and La Verendrye Provincial Parks make up a large area of contiguous wilderness …