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Lady was so happy at winning a fundraising raffle for St John she Donated a further $180,000 to buy a new Ambulance which then ended up taking her to hospital 3 months later.

“I had never been in an ambulance or broken a bone before donating Dobegoo”, Warkworth resident Beryl Good laughs. It was only three months after the north Auckland couple, Beryl and Doug, donated the ambulance Dobegoo (their names combined) to St John, that Beryl had her first accident which required an ambulance. Last year the Goods won …

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Ghost of the Tasmanian Tiger: Scientists Investigate 2 recent sightings in north queensland

“Benjamin,” the last known thylacine, died at Hobart’s Beaumaris Zoo in 1936. Credit: Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Is Australia’s extinct thylacine — a striped, dog-like marsupial commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger — not extinct after all? Recent alleged thylacine sightings convinced scientists at James Cook University in Australia to investigate whether the species is …

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South Carolina teacher raises $80,000 to buy all 650 students at her school bikes

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina teacher has raised more than $80,000 to buy 650 bicycles for every student in her school. Katie Blomquist teaches at Pepperhill Elementary in North Charleston. WCIV-TV reports she began her online fundraising campaign right after Labor Day last year with a goal of raising $65,000. Blomquist says she …

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