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Roger Scheel, a member of Daniel Boone Conservation League in Hubertus, Wis., looks through a rifle scope during a sight-in clinic at the club’s shooting range. (Photo: Paul A. Smith)

Under the cloud of the coronavirus pandemic for most of 2020, data has shown at least one healthy trend in the U.S.: an increase in participation in outdoor recreation.

Here in Wisconsin that has included a rise

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Cuts force LAPD to downsize special units, focus on patrol

The Los Angeles Police Department in coming months will downsize its specialized units and stop responding in person to traffic collisions and other minor incidents as part of a broad reorganization aimed at preserving patrol and community engagement functions amid new fiscal constraints.

Although specific figures weren’t available Friday, the reshuffling will reduce the size of the vaunted but troubled Metropolitan Division, as well as cut the air support, robbery

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Where to get tested for COVID-19 in the DC region

D.C., Maryland and Virginia have a slew of coronavirus testing sites. Find out where to get tested.

D.C., Maryland and Virginia have several coronavirus testing sites with both drive-through and walk-up options for adults, children and vulnerable populations as the region fights the pandemic.

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The District frequently updates its testing sites and hours online: coronavirus.dc.gov/testing.

D.C. encourages residents to get tested through their own health care provider. If you

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Veterans Day discounts 2020



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Veterans Day is Wednesday, Nov. 11.

Here is a list of just some of the great discounts and deals being offered to veterans and active duty service members to mark the observance.

Discounts and deals at restaurants

Applebee’s: Veterans and active-duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu at participating Applebee’s on Veterans Day.

Bob Evans: Veterans and active-duty military receive a special

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‘We wanted to make a fairy tale dress, like a Disney movie’

Emma Corrin has already described how everyone on The Crown’s set fell silent when she appeared in the recreation of the Emanuels’ concoction. The atmosphere at the moment Diana was changing into her own dress, was comparable: “We knew there was all this noise outside, but we got her ready in a small side room where it was just very calm and quiet.”

That fragility, ultimately, came in part

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Permits to cut Christmas trees in Santa Fe National Forest on sale Nov. 16 | Local News

Permits to cut your own Christmas tree in Santa Fe National Forest go on sale Nov. 16.

The $10 permits will be available online through recreation.gov and over the phone by calling forest headquarters at 505-438-5300 or any of the forest’s district offices.

Permits purchased by phone will be delivered by mail and those purchased online will include a $2.50 service fee.

“Venturing into the national forest to find the

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