Milford, CTfairfieldcitizenonline.com

Officials ID teen, 18, killed in Milford watercraft accident off Cedar Beach

MILFORD — A Shelton teen was identified Thursday by state officials as the individual who died after a personal watercraft collision on Long Island Sound Tuesday. Milford Battalion Fire Chief Christopher Zak confirmed the death on Wednesday, but said officials were not yet releasing the person’s name. Will Healey, a spokesman for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, confirmed on Thursday that Matthew Horvath, 18, of Shelton, was the individual who died.
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Missoula County, MTmissoulacounty.us

Missoula County to Recognize Watercraft Inspection Staff

Media and the public are invited to attend the appreciation event at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, at the Clearwater Junction Watercraft Inspection Station at the junction of Highway 200 and Highway 83 in Greenough. Missoula County commissioners and agency partners will highlight the inspectors’ successful season of protecting Montana’s waters from harmful aquatic invasive species.
TravelDaily Jeffersonian

New playground installed at Salt Fork, nine other state parks

Salt Fork State Park was one of 10 Ohio parks to recently receive new playground equipment as part of an Ohio Department of Natural Resources investment into fun new features for children to enjoy. Each park received a climbing structure, slides, tubes or bridges, and four swings. Most of the...