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New passing lanes nearing completion on Highway 7

Watch above: It’s a deadly stretch of road in Saskatchewan’s west central region that is about to become much safer for motorists. Aaron Streck tells us the Highway 7 passing lanes between Delisle and Rosetown are nearing completion. noch 413 Wörter

Canada

Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

The Isle of Harris, Scotland. Na Hearadh in Gaelic. This island is actually connected to the Isle of Lewis, and together they are the largest island in the Outer Hebrides, islands off the northwest coast of Scotland. noch 249 Wörter

Travel

Britney Spears & Harris Beall: Hot Duo Not Dating After Her Breakup

Don’t worry, Britney fans! It turns out that everyone’s favorite pop star is still single after her split from Charlie Ebersol, and no, she isn’t dating college football player, Harris Beall. noch 261 Wörter

News And Gossip

Footnotes

Walking barefoot has gone out of fashion, but sensible people are reviving the habit.

Nan Shepherd, The Living Mountain

On the most solar-charged day of our Hebridean journey, Luskentyre beach on Harris delivered miles of white beach, shivering grasses and turquoise water.

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Landscapes of 'The Lewis Man'

I rarely read fiction. I’d much rather get my nose into some interesting historical tome. But as I’ve found from experience over the past years, not all historians are adept at stringing an interesting narrative together. noch 587 Wörter

Out And About

Cultural Crofting

The Outer Hebrides are a shape-shifting, fluid landscape of lochside, moor and causeway where natural and inhabited boundaries are continually blended. The Uists-Berneray-Harris-Lewis line of travel north that I am making is not a straight line of ink on a page but rather like the dabbing of a paint-soaked sponge, releasing blotches of blue on green and green on grey. noch 1.289 Wörter

Fragments

On evacuating the last villagers from the island of St Kilda in 1930, the British Government paid for the transportation of the islanders’ cattle and sheep but there was no space on the boat for their dogs. noch 1.158 Wörter