ACRES Land Trust has acquired a 126-acre property surrounding Quog Lake in LaGrange County, ensuring permanent protection of a rare quaking bog and its notable ecology. The property is located just west of Oliver Lake. A quaking bog – the origin of Quog Lake’s name – describes the floating mat of sphagnum moss along the shore of the lake. One of a few remaining quaking bogs in the state, its connected wetlands drain into the North Branch Elkhart River.
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Live ammo found in middle school restroom prompts lockdown
WOONSOCKET, R.I. -- Live ammunition was discovered by a custodian in a Rhode Island middle school restroom, prompting a lockdown and investigation into how the bullets got there, police said....Read More