Tag: Damage

A Storm Swept Through Iowa And Other States And Went Untold For Days.

There aren’t many weather events more fearsome than a derecho. But few seemed to notice the one that just hit the U.S. Midwest this past week. A derecho is a powerful, long line of thunderstorms that the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

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Michigan Library Asks People To Stop Microwaving Books

A library in Michigan has had to ask its patrons to stop doing something strange to their books. Apparently the Kent District Library has had to ask people to stop microwaving their books! After finding several of their books returned

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Monday’s High Winds Caused Flooding Along Lake Erie Shoreline

Even though they didn’t get quite the high winds that were forecast for Monday it didn’t stop the flooding that happened along the shoreline of Lake Erie. Long Point, Turkey Point, and Port Dover all saw water reaching well inland

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Boy Hopes To Protect Favourite Bridge With Sign – GNSOTD Wednesday, Sept 11th 2019

It’s September 11th and you may have enough to think about Today, so with no lessons at all your Good News Story of the Day, which you can read here, is just about a boy and his bridge.   4-year-old

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A New Credit Card That Can’t Stand Up To Being Carried Around

Sometimes, technology can go too far. As can Vanity. When your quest to look good gets in the way of being able to function properly it might be time to rethink your priorities.   Recently tech-giant Apple partnered with credit

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Ottawa And Dunrobin-Gattineau Tornadoes

On Friday a pair of Tornado’s ripped through Ottawa and Dunrobin-Gatineau neighbourhoods causing widespread damage and power outages which lasted throughout the weekend and into Monday. The weaker of the two storms was rated as an EF2 on the Enhanced

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