Dead River

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Dead River,

45 mi (72 km) long, rising on the Canadian border, NW Maine, and flowing northeast through a hunting and fishing region to the Kennebec River. Long Falls Dam, on the Dead River, generates hydroelectricity.
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As I stood upon the bluff before my cottage on that clear cold night in the early part of March, 1886, the noble Hudson flowing like the grey and silent spectre of a dead river below me, I felt again the strange, compelling influence of the mighty god of war, my beloved Mars, which for ten long and lonesome years I had implored with outstretched arms to carry me back to my lost love.
BADIN -- Speakers at the launch of a book on dead river Hakro and extinct waterways of Indus said that research on the causes that led to death of rivers was the need of the hour as it would greatly help understand depleting water resources and suggest ways to tackle the crisis.
Al-Saraya said in a press statement that "the 1st Brigade and the 12th Brigade in Samarra Operations Command carried out raid and search operation in cooperation with the 14th Brigade in the Federal Police for a number of villages and areas north-east of Samarra outside the responsibility of Samarra Operations Command of the Saraya Al-Salam." It added that "the raid and the search operation included the village of Zankora, Sheikh Dali village, Albu Sol , the Dead River, Hilal Hawija and Chalub Hawija, where the operation found a number of caches to Daesh terrorist organization in Hilal Hawija and Chalub Hawija and were completely destroyed."/ End
'When you think of the Tullahan, you think of a dead river, an eyesore, and a health hazard,' he added.
But the countrymen will give a proper reply if anyone tries to create unrest and violence in the country." He said BNP has turned into a dead river for their negative politics.
IANS New Delhi Terming Yamuna a"dead river", NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Friday said the"enormity of the water crisis"was not being recognized in India, and that 10 large cities would completely go dry by 2030.
Cyn Balog, who lives Pennsylvania, is the author of young adult paranormal novels, including Sleepless (2010) and Dead River (2013).
The Common Man also participated in The Spirit of Giving Food Drive held in December in partnership with WMOR-TV, Dead River Company, Hannaford Supermarkets, Shaw's Supermarkets and The New Hampshire Food Bank, inviting guests to bring non-perishable food items to select Common Man locations throughout the state.
Add to this melting pot Hannah, a mute Native American girl also employed at Dead River Farm and an Irish professor skilled in hypnotism, and a powerful story of prejudice and danger tempered by a glimmering hope emerges.
Second Place--Old Dead River Bridge, Negaunee by Nicholas Leveck
And if I may add, "Dead River" won three awards in 2012 and "Coming Home" won two awards in 2014 at the Namibia Theatre and Film Awards.