northland northland  /ˈnɔrθ ˌlænd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any region lying in or toward the north

Usage(s):

  1. Wenner-Gren would also study the possibility of building pulp and paper mills, mines and smelters in the undeveloped northland.
  2. Forgotten but not gone are the Indians who once ruled his Michigan northland.

News

  1. Northland Hospice purchases building

    Northland Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc., has completed the purchase of its office building located at 452 N. Switzer Canyon Drive in Flagstaff.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Arizona Daily Sun

  2. Northland Refiles Annual Financial Statements, MD&A and AIF for Fiscal Year 2012

    Northland Resources S.A. - together with its subsidiaries, "Northland" or "the Company") announces that it has refiled its annual financial statements for the year ended December 31, ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Northland Provides Its Fourth Default Status Update

    Northland Resources S.A. - together with its subsidiaries, "Northland" or "the Company") provides its fourth Default Status Report under National Policy 12-203 - Cease Trade Orders ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I have decided I'd rather move on earlier rather than stay around for the tournament so have organised my job with Northland Cricket," said Thompson, who grew up and played his early cricket in Northland.
    on May 25, 2010 By: Ewen Thompson Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "Auckland police district will be down 32, Southern down 22, Waikato 18, Waitemata 10, Central nine, Eastern seven, and Bay of Plenty one. Northland and Tasman stay the same. All these districts had been allocated extra police by the last Labour...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Clayton Cosgrove Source: Wairarapa Times Age

  3. "You have major provincial attractions, such as the Polar Bear Express and the Ontario Northland Railway that the government has allowed to fall into sordid disrepair," Kormos said.
    on Feb 15, 2009 By: Peter Kormos Source: Toronto Sun

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