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. There were twelve tropical storms in the eastern Pacific Ocean in the 2002 season. Of those, six became hurricanes, of which five became major hurricanes by reaching Category 3 or higher on the Saffir Simpson Scale (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale). Three reached Category 5 intensity, a record shared with the 1994 season (1994 Pacific hurricane season). Dave Roberts, a forecaster for the National Hurricane Center (w:National Hurricane Center) (NHC) said "There's a good chance this system could be a Category 5 in the next 24 hours". The storm is expected to move northwestward, threatening the Baja California (w:Baja California) peninsula over coming days. "There's no watches or warnings in effect, but we would like residents and tourists in the area to monitor the progress of the storm", said Robbie Berg, another hurricane specialist. There are conflicting reports as to whether Hurricane Ida (w:Hurricane Ida (2009)) is responsible for the flooding, with a spokesman for the United States National Hurricane Center (NHC) (w:National Hurricane Center) in Florida (w:Florida) attributing the rain to a separate, low pressure system.
Robert Pickton (w:Robert Pickton), one of Canada's most profilic serial killer (w:serial killer)s, has been found guilty of all six counts of second-degree murder (w:murder) in connection of the deaths of women from the Downtown Eastide (w:Downtown Eastside) in Vancouver (w:Vancouver).
...that construction of the '''Cleveland Railway (Cleveland Railway (England))''' in England was repeatedly held up by disputes with its main rival, the Stockton and Darlington Railway, which attempted unsuccessfully to use all means at its disposal to maintain its rail monopoly south of the River Tees leading to an event in 1860 dubbed the "Battle of the Tees" in which the construction of a jetty
" (#3 RPM Charts), "Sinking Like a Sunset" (#2 RPM Charts), "Washed Away" (#7 RPM Charts), "Bigger Man" and the title track "Mad Mad World". The album was produced by Joe Hardy and was recorded in Memphis, Tennessee and at three different Ontario studios: Metalworks in Mississauga, Hungry Hollow Studio in Georgetown (Georgetown, Ontario) and at Cochrane's cabin in Oakville (Oakville, Ontario). Coverage The station's signal from
''Time'' Magazine (w:Time (magazine)) has reported from Anbar Province (w:Al Anbar Governorate) that the troop surge and Iraqi involvement with the help of local tribes, shieks, and their militias have driven out a large part of Al-Qaeda (w:Al-Qaeda) and foreign insurgents out of the area.
and Choctaw Railroad was built through the south edge of town in 1898 with a small station building beside the track." "Railroad ties, oak, and cypress lumber, and wooden shingles were shipped out on the railroad starting in 1907, from depots at the towns of Pinnacle and Natural Steps. Several smaller sawmills called "gopher mills" operated in the area, and the timber industry, along with farming, provided the first major work for early residents." The old depot was destroyed
. - The track "Song No. 6" features the Canadian singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith and also appears on her ''Duets (Duets (Ane Brun album))'' album. It was recorded at an after-show party following their performances at the Storsjöyran festival in Östersund, Sweden. Album notes by Ane Brun, archived at her official web site The track "Balloon Ranger" was said by Ane to be analogous to her troubles learning the English language, or rather how she sometimes comes up with nonsense words that have no inherent meaning. She later used the song's title for the name of her record label. **Örnsköldsvik - Örnsköldsvik Airport (SK) **Östersund - Åre Östersund Airport (SK) **Ronneby - Ronneby Airport (SK) commons:Östersund