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TASER International, Inc.
TASER International Receives Two Law Enforcement Orders; Suffolk County Police Department and North Dakota Highway Patrol Purchase TASER Devices
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TASER(r) International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, today announced that it received two large orders from law enforcement agencies. The first order was received from the Suffolk County Police Department, in Yaphank, NY, for 225 TASER(r) X26(tm) Electronic Control Devices (ECDs). The second order was received from the North Dakota Highway Patrol in Bismarck, ND, for 140 TASER(r) X26(tm) ECDs, plus two TASER(r) CAM(tm) audio/visual recording systems and related accessories.
SunOpta Provides Update On Previously Announced Internal Review Related to 2007 Earnings Results
TORONTO, March 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SunOpta Inc. (Nasdaq:STKL) (TSX:SOY) today provided an update on the status of activities relating to its January 24, 2008 press release which provided an overview of expected financial results for 2007, the potential impact on previously issued 2007 quarterly financial statements and actions being taken to address the issues identified.
SPOT Rescue Alert: Ocean Kayaker Rescued Off Coast of Tasmania
MILPITAS, Calif., March 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sea kayaker Derek Crook was rescued off of the west coast of Tasmania near the Pieman River after pressing the 9-1-1 button on his SPOT Satellite Messenger(tm). Crook, an experienced Canadian paddler, was attempting to circumnavigate Tasmania in a 36 day expedition when he was hit by rough seas near Conical Rocks and flung from his boat on a reef just off shore.