Information about ski resorts in Washington and Oregon | outdoors and recreation > Oregon

WASHINGTON White Pass Where: 50 miles west of Yakima on Highway 12. Elevation: 4,500-6,550 feet. Elevators: Eight – two express quads, one fixed quad, triples, two doubles, two drags. (Percentages – Beginner 15, Intermediate 65, Intermediate 20.) Lift prices: Full Day – $80 Adult (17-72), $58 Junior (9-16), $63 Military Adult, $42 Military Youth, $5 … Read more

Northeast Hospital has to pay $1.9 million after failing to keep accurate records of opioid inventory > Massachusetts

Northeast Hospital Corporation, which operates facilities across Massachusetts, has agreed to pay $1.9 million in civil penalties to resolve allegations that it failed to keep accurate records of controlled substances. The case surfaced when Northeast discovered this in 2018 an employee had stolen more than 17,000 units of controlled substances. “The settlement resolves allegations that … Read more

A journey, a family and a legacy

Heidi Crawford is a recent graduate of the Recruitment & Retention of American Indians into Nursing (RAIN) program. Heidi Crawford, right, sits with Barb Anderson, director of the Recruitment & Retention of American Indians into Nursing program. Crawford, who attended UND with her daughter, is among the youngest RAIN … Read more

Here the advice centers are almost fully booked with holidays

SIOUX FALLS, SD (Dakota News Now) – The holiday season is typically a time when mental health therapists, counselors and providers anticipate a surge in people seeking help. But Holly Merrick Liston of Yellow Brick Road Counseling and Therapy in Sioux Falls said other vacation distractions often keep people from checking in. “What’s happening is … Read more

Indictment files charges against New Britain man for cocaine trafficking and gun possession | USAO-CT

Vanessa Roberts Avery, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Brian D. Boyle, Acting Special Agent for the Drug Enforcement Administration for New England, announced today that a federal grand jury in Hartford has entered indictment against NERICK DIAZ-QUESADA , 24, from New Britain, with cocaine dealing and firearms possession offenses. The indictment … Read more

Lady Vols dominate Mocs, 69-39

box score KNOXVILLE, Tenn.— An all-round fine night led the Tennessee Lady Vols to a 69-39 victory over Chattanooga on Tuesday night at the Thompson-Boling Arena. Tennessee (5-5) bounced back from a tough finish last time out and dominated in many facets of the ballgame, taking chances when presented to them. The Lady Vols beat … Read more

Kentucky is on track to have fewer fatal accidents this year than it did in 2021

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) — Kentucky is making strides when it comes to road safety. During the holiday season, transport leaders say they see more accidents. In the last five years, the driver has been affected in more than 500 of them. So far this year, however, the numbers for the final months of the year … Read more