Fundraising campaign to save Hythe Ferry ends in triumph

CAMPAIGNS celebrate victory in their battle to prevent the Hythe Ferry from being sunk by the economic impact of the Covid crisis. A crowdfunding initiative launched by Hythe resident Ashleigh Mutimear has raised more than £ 37,000 since its launch in February. That, along with money donated by local authorities, …

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Webuild wins contract for Orsana-Hirpinia high-speed line

Webuild Group won a contract for the executive design and construction of the Orsara-Hirpinia section of the Naples-Bari high speed line. This is valued at 1.075 billion euros (1.28 billion USD). Webuild installs arch bridge over Naples-Cancello section of Naples-Bari high-speed rail development © Web Group The sponsor is Rete …

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County agencies offering free transit in July

The Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA) and Turlock Transit recently announced that all rides on all fixed-route buses will be free for passengers in July 2021 as part of a joint free ride promotion. This includes MAX bus services to BART Commuter Express, MAX to ACE Commuter Express, and BART …

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Community calendar – June 24 to June 30

Thursday June 24 SPOT BUS: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bonners Ferry to Sandpoint and back. Call 24 hours in advance, 208-267-4740 Al Anon Meeting: 7:30 p.m., United Methodist Church on Lincoln Road. The meeting is also available through Zoom. For more information and to access meetings, call Roger Z. …

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EDITORIAL: Taking the Bus to Durango, Part Four

Read the first part I had two pleasant experiences yesterday. At around 4 p.m., the San Juan Water Conservation District Board of Directors voted to approve resolution 2021-03, stating that the SJWCD will not continue the “due diligence” on the water rights of the reservoir. West Fork and the West …

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