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Adam Towles of Foresee Studios holds the
smartphone in place as Mayor Terry Sveine takes part in a
Zoom tour with citizens of Neu Ulm, Germany. The dual tour
began atop the Hermann Monument while citizens of Neu
Ulm toured sites around the former Wiley Barracks.

Armed with a film crew with a Zoom connection, New Ulm Mayor Terry Sveine was able to show citizens of Neu Ulm sites around New Ulm, starting at the Hermann Monument. Meanwhile, on the Neu Ulm end of the Zoom connection, Professor Uschi Huber and others were visiting sites around Neu Ulm.

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Yesterday and Today: Thorold’s long ago transportation hub

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The Niagara, St. Catharines and Toronto (NS&T) Railway still remains a fond memory and something of a legend in the Niagara Peninsula.

It was a successor to an earlier street railway system that was in service by the late 1870s, offering transportation from the centre of St. Catharines through Merritton and all the way to Thorold. In 1887 the horses who had pulled the street cars from the centre of St. Catharines and on to Thorold were replaced by electrically powered cars, thus producing one of the first electrified street railways in North America. This system was the work of

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Planning Travel in the Next Year? Get a Travel Credit Card Now

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If you’re starting to plan your first real trip in a while, credit cards probably aren’t in the front of your mind. However, getting a good travel credit card now could save you hundreds on your next vacation, even if you’re not planning to leave for a while.

Here’s why you should consider opening a travel credit card now instead of waiting until your trip draws near.

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Deacons Salisbury reopens just before Covid-19 lockdown ends

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AFTER being closed for eight months an independent pub reopened its doors over the weekend, to the delight of customers returning and new.

Deacons on Fisherton Street had been shut since the second lockdown was implemented back in November, but is now ready and waiting to welcome the public back with new products and events in store.

Dave Hancock, director of Deacons, restaurant Tinga and cocktail bar and B&B Caboose, said opening the hostelry on July 3 was “really good”, adding: “We were waiting to open in line with the [lockdown] regulations ending, but when that got pushed back from

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Matilda Castren leads rain-delayed LPGA Tour event in Texas

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Matilda Castren, of Finland, plays her shot from the first tee during the second round of the LPGA Volunteers of America Classic golf tournament in The Colony, Texas, Friday, July 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Ray Carlin)

THE COLONY, Texas (AP) — Matilda Castren shot a 5-under 66 after a six-hour storm delay Friday to take the lead in the suspended second round of the Volunteers of America Classic.

With the start of play delayed by lightning and rain, the 26-year-old former Florida State star

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