North Fork


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North Fork,

river, c.100 mi (160 km) long, rising in the Ozarks, S Mo., and flowing S, into N Ark., to the White River. Near its mouth is Norfolk Dam (completed 1944), which impounds Norfolk Lake and has a power plant.
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The half a dozen cabins scattered along the banks of the North Fork, as if by some overflow of that capricious river, had become augmented during a week of fierce excitement by twenty or thirty others, that were huddled together on the narrow gorge of Devil's Spur, or cast up on its steep sides.
You know there ain't enough in the North Fork to do a week's washing for the camp--to say nothin' of its color.
The foundation of their airy castles lay already before them in the strip of rich alluvium on the river bank, where the North Fork, sharply curving round the base of Devil's Spur, had for centuries swept the detritus of gulch and canyon.
Skirting along the north fork for a day or two, excessively annoyed by musquitoes and buffalo gnats, they reached, in the evening of the 17th, a small but beautiful grove, from which issued the confused notes of singing birds, the first they had heard since crossing the boundary of Missouri.
April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On May 1, Solar Energy International (SEI) will be launching the Solarize North Fork Valley program, a 3-month energy efficiency and solar educational campaign in the North Fork Valley (Paonia, Hotchkiss & Crawford) running from May 1, 2015 through July 31, 2015.
Forest Service officials and community members - including a corps of mountain bikers - gathered Thursday to celebrate the completion of the North Fork Trail outside Oakridge.
Brokers said that while Long Island's North Fork was taking off a few years ago, the momentum on the residential side has taken a hit since the economy turned.
Weiss Realty announced that it has arranged a long-term lease with North Fork Bank in Westwood, NJ.
North Fork is the 13th largest depository organization in New York, controlling deposits of approximately $8.
Houston-based Maxxam/Pacific Lumber owns approximately 5,200 acres in the Lower North Fork and 8,800 acres in the Upper North Fork of the Mattole Forest.
From there, the water flows into the North Fork of the Shenandoah River, and then into the Chesapeake Bay.
North Fork Mountain does that for the North and South forks of the South Branch Valley in West Virginia.

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