Jonathan Francisca

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Water has receded, but not the crisis for flooded Colorado

Though the rain has stopped, canyon communities in Colorado remain isolated and surrounded by rushing water, and 600 people are still waiting to be rescued.<p>September 17, 2013|By Tony Barboza<p>Rushing water has washed away a section of Lefthand Canyon Road near Olde… (Jeremy Papasso / Daily Camera …

Weather

A flooded Manitoba reserve’s residents can’t go home again

When the Lake St. Martin reserve flooded in May, 2011, and residents were ordered to leave, most people thought this would be like every other evacuation – they'd be back in a few days, maybe a couple of weeks at most.<p>It's now been almost 2 1/2 years, and those residents are still evacuees, still …

Canada

To survive in a volatile world businesses must build in resilience

In a changing world it is not the fittest who will survive; it is the most adaptable, writes Wayne Visser<p>If you have landed on this page wearing your superhero outfit – and I admit, I may be partly to blame – I'm going to have to ask you to remove your mask, cape and tights now. Don't get me wrong, …

Resilience Realized

Our own resilience is realized somewhere in the offering.<p>A story aired on ESPN Sunday about my friend and running partner, Jena, who lost her husband Ross in the Escape to Alcatraz Triathlon last March.<p>You have heard me talk about her and our miles together and I wanted you to be able to see her …

Most teen-drinking deaths aren't traffic-related

MADD is warning parents of teenagers that drunk driving is not the only underage drinking concern. Its analysis of federal data estimates that just 32% of underage drinking deaths are traffic-related.<p>When it comes to teens and alcohol, drunken driving is far from the only thing that should concern …

Police Chief: We Will 'Vigorously' Enforce Underage Drinking Laws

Two memos from the Chief of Police Robert Oches, about underage drinking enforcement and flying the flag at half staff on May 15.<p>Middletown Township …

Justice

Party Busted: Southington Police Cracking Down on Underage Drinking

A noise complaint led officers to discover 11 minors, including three under 18, drinking alcohol and as these parties have been discovered in recent …

Alcohol