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Rocky Mountains,

mountain range in the United States and Canada.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever - an acute infectious disease of high mortality, characterized by frontal and occipital headache, intense lumbar pain, malaise, a moderately high continuous fever, and a rash on wrists, palms, ankles, and soles from the second to the fifth day, later spreading to all parts of the body. Synonym(s): Rickettsia
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The addition of University of the Rockies graduate-level social and behavioral sciences programmes will enable Ashford University to reach a wider array of students and help close the skills gap faced by employers.
A new agreement reached between the team's ownership and the District in late March puts the burden for capital improvements entirely on the Rockies.
The Rockies, who were 8-3 during the regular season, went 5-1 in the playoffs to finish with a 13-4 record.
The following day we visited Our Lady of the Rockies maintenance centre, formerly St.
At the time of his appointment, he had served for fourteen years as managing director for Snow Mountain Ranch, one of two centers owned and operated by YMCA of the Rockies near Winter Park, Colorado.
Many people regard the Rockies not as a haven for wildlife but as valuable real estate for development, mining, and logging.
In 2009, the last year the Rockies made the playoffs, the team averaged home attendance of 32,902.
The Rockies, who had been edged, 12-11, by the Red Sox in the team's first meeting of the tournament, finish with a 3-2 postseason mark.
Despite having the framework of an agreement in place, Street and the Rockies exchanged figures last Tuesday.
Instead of building one large pipeline to connect the Rockies pipeline to a large eastern city like New York, Spectra is working on four different projects.