Cooler Temperatures Remind Us To Think Propane Safety

Northwest Iowa — With the cooler temperatures of fall comes the knowledge that we’ll soon be firing up the propane furnace, if we haven’t already. But we need to know what to do if we smell propane in our home or building. Read more

7.5 Percent State Tax Growth In Last Quarter

Statewide Iowa — (RI) — A report from the non-partisan Legislative Services Agency indicates there’s been “extremely strong growth” in state tax collections during the past three months. Read more

DNR: Drivers Should Remain Alert As Deer Activity Increases

Northwest Iowa — Shorter days and cooler fall temperatures are reminders to area drivers that the risk of deer-vehicle collisions will increase in the coming weeks. On the plus side, the chance of hitting a whitetail remains at the lowest level in the last nine years. Read more