Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:37:19 GMT
Rabid animals are, of course, no laughing matter. The rabies virus can infect the central nervous system, resulting in disease and death, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause rabid animal scare in West Virginia: Police
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:20:32 GMT
Police warned residents to be aware of the "staggering and disoriented" animals and told them not to approach any they might encounter. Officers in Milton, West Virginia, received a pair of calls this week about raccoons suspected of having rabies.
These raccoons aren't rabid, they're just 'drunk,' police in West Virginia say
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:18:57 GMT
Officers in Milton, West Virginia, received calls this week about suspected rabid raccoons that ended up being 'drunk' on crab apples, police said. These raccoons aren't rabid, they're just 'drunk,' police in West Virginia say Officers in Milton, West Virginia, received calls this week about suspected rabid raccoons that ended up being 'drunk' on crab apples, police said.
November 14, 2018 ] GOP turns up heat on ACP deal News
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:18:38 GMT
North Carolina Republican legislators intensifying their review of a $58 million side agreement between Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper and utilities building the Atlantic Coast Pipeline agreed Wednesday to hire an outside investigator and demand government records. A GOP-controlled oversight committee voted to expand an examination of the January memorandum of understanding after lawmakers said they've been rebuffed repeatedly by the Cooper administration in their questions and document requests.
Big 12 Preview: Kansas Classic, Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invite Headline Invitational Weekend
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:09:28 GMT
As we move further into November, as coaches begin to rest their swimmers ahead of the mid-season, pre-thanksgiving invitationals, the pace of action around the Big 12 picks up. This week around the Big 12 we are slated for exciting and intense action with the Kansas Jayhawks hosting the Kansas Classic this Saturday and Sunday.
Norwich utilities commission to discuss indictments, general manager's status
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:05:34 GMT
Norwich - The city utilities commission will not take public comment at its special meeting Thursday to decide the employment status of Norwich Public Utilities General Manager John Bilda, one of five officials with a utility cooperative indicted last week  on public corruption charges.
Draft EPA study finds newer nonstick compound may be harmful
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 02:35:11 GMT
Long-term exposure to a chemical compound currently used for making nonstick coatings appears to be dangerous, even in minute amounts, according to draft findings released Wednesday by the Environmental Protection Agency. It was the first time EPA weighed in on newer, supposedly safer versions of an increasingly scrutinized family of stick- and stain-resistant compounds.