Great River Road trip winds way through Brainerd

The Great River Road extends more than 2,500 miles from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico and offers the most diverse views of the Mississippi River along the scenic byway in Minnesota. Minnesota’s Great River Road is the designated travel route to reach them all.

“The Mississippi River is one of the greatest rivers in the world,” said Karl Samp, a Minnesota Mississippi River Parkway commissioner.

A sign for the Great River Road points the way for drivers taking the national route Wednesday, Sept. 9, along East College Drive in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch

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Lizzie Borden Bed & Breakfast in Fall River named the creepiest place to visit in Massachusetts by Thrillist

Massachusetts has a number of creepy locations but one stands out among the rest.

Thrillist named the Lizzie Borden Bed & Breakfast in Fall River the creepiest place to visit in Massachusetts.

“After a stay there, I can attest: This home painstakingly furnished to look exactly as it did on the morning of the murders will creep you right out,” Camille Dodero wrote. “I did not sleep a wink.”

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What happened when two friends took a trip down the Chemung River

Diane Janowski, Special to the Elmira Star-Gazette
Published 8:00 p.m. ET Oct. 3, 2020


The Breesport Baptist Church celebrates 150 years of serving the Twin Tiers.

Every once in a while, you get a defining moment in your life — one that changes everything. In 1911, friends Guthrie and Henry shared one.

School friends Guthrie Knapp, of College Avenue, and Henry Pohlman, of Fulton Street, had such an adventure.

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Road trip to Hood River via the scenic route | Life in Ludlow

Ned Luce

Yes, my friends, the odor created by refinishing some wood floors will drive you out of your own home for awhile. 

We decided to take a road trip to Hood River correctly thinking that was far enough. Michael Morrow, described by my friend Mike Kenna as the “grandfather of wood floors” in Jefferson County, arrived about 9 a.m. Monday and we were gone by 10. 


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Memories of the last fishing trip on the North Santiam River

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Lucy Urness, 5, fishes from a raft on the North Santiam River between Fishermen’s Bend Recreation Site and Mehama-Lyons boat ramp on Sept. 5. (Photo: Zach Urness / Statesman Journal)

Three days before one of the worst disasters in Oregon history, I went fishing with my daughter and two friends on the North Santiam River beginning at Fishermen’s Bend Recreation Site.

Life reaches perfection when you’re running

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Live Green: The River Gem Bed and Breakfast

POCOMOKE CITY, MD- Located near the Pocomoke River, stands The River Gem Bed and Breakfast. Even though this inn is a historic house, the owners are dedicated to keeping Delmarva healthy. This week on Live Green, Meteorologist Sloane Haines spoke to Mona Margarita, one of the innkeepers, about their green practices.

Being a historic house can offer challenges to being green.

“We also have an roof that’s flat at the

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Paddleboarder travelling length of River Severn to highlight plastic pollution

Starting today, Cal Major, a veterinary surgeon and founder of the Paddle Against Plastic organisation, will be stand up paddleboarding from its first navigable point on the Welsh and English border out to sea.

The aim of the expedition, which runs until September 16, is to explore the amount of plastic in the water from source to sea, as well as the relationship between people’s lives inland and the ocean.

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The Current On River Luxury Residential Apartment Complex Opens in Hackensack

HACKENSACK, N.J. — Nearly three years in the making, the latest addition of luxury apartment complexes to complement Hackensack’s burgeoning revitalization into a modernized downtown for Millennials has arrived and is now leasing: The Current On River. 

Situated at 18 East Camden Street on the site of the former Oritani Tennis Club abutting the Johnson Free Public Library and within walking distance of the Hackensack Performing Arts Center, the new

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Hospitality industry faces a long road back after the pandemic – News – The Herald News, Fall River, MA

The hallways and dining room of the Christopher Dodge House bed and breakfast have been quieter than normal due to COVID-19, but downstairs there’s still jazz.

This summer the 14-room inn on Providence’s Smith Hill booked a jazz quartet, slimmed down to a duo for social distancing, to provide guests a rare and calming amenity during the pandemic.

“They just play this lovely music, and we offer guests a beverage

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The Private River Cruises Designed For Socially Distanced Travel

If you’re feeling inspired by World Rivers Day, which this year falls on September 27, start making plans for one of these river cruises now available for exclusive hire.

At any time, river cruises provide access to life along some of the world’s great waterways. In this time of social distancing, private charter of these vessels is more appealing than ever

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If you love being on the water, Kinni River trips make a huge splash

“Suddenly fly fishermen started coming to stay,” Olson said, “and then they wanted fishing guides. Then the guides wanted a fly shop, so I turned my two-car garage into a fly shop.”

People wanted to rent rooms, but more often, they wanted to rent the entire cabin for a family or several couples, so the bed-and-breakfast became mostly a cabin rental.

However, it was the boats that really caught on.

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