Marston, Betsy
October 2010
High Country News;10/11/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 17, p28
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. areas. A short story by Las Vegas native Bliss Esposito is included in the book "Dead Neon: Tales of Near-Future Las Vegas" which talks about the discovery of the Portal of Hell in Las Vegas. McDonald's restaurants in Phoenix, Arizona, are crammed by 15,000 people to apply for one of the 800 to 1,000 jobs available, depicting a major growth of the restaurant. Environmentalists are urging for years to dismantle four dams in Rogue River in Oregon.


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