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Several Construction Projects Continue at MOC/FV

Several Construction Projects Continue at MOC/FV

Date posted - May 21, 2015

Orange City, Iowa — School is wrapping up for the year in most districts. At MOC/Floyd Valley, students will come …

Iowa House Passes Bill To Legalize Fireworks

Iowa House Passes Bill To Legalize Fireworks

Date posted - May 21, 2015

Des Moines, Iowa — It would be legal to sell and set off fireworks in Iowa if a bill that …

2015 Exhibitions Of Birds Cancelled Due To Avian Influenza

2015 Exhibitions Of Birds Cancelled Due To Avian Influenza

Date posted - May 21, 2015

Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship today announced an order to cancel all live bird …

Council Hears First Reading Of Ordinance To Increase Water & Sewer Rates

Council Hears First Reading Of Ordinance To Increase Water & Sewer Rates

Date posted - May 21, 2015

Sheldon, Iowa — When the Sheldon City Council met Wednesday they heard the first reading of an ordinance that would change the …

Rock Valley Recovering Well From 2014 Flood

Rock Valley Recovering Well From 2014 Flood

Date posted - May 20, 2015

Rock Valley, Iowa — The flood of 2014 happened 11 months ago. Flood recovery has gone well in Rock Valley, according …

11 People Overcome By Fumes At Poultry Barn

11 People Overcome By Fumes At Poultry Barn

Date posted - May 20, 2015

George, Iowa — Eleven people were overcome by fumes of some kind on Wednesday afternoon at a chicken confinement between …

Minnesota Senators Push For Lewis & Clark

Minnesota Senators Push For Lewis & Clark

Date posted - May 20, 2015

The first section of 24-inch steel pipe being installed
Washington, DC — Minnesota’s senators continue to push for funding for the …

Sheldon Area Landfill To Accept Poultry

Sheldon Area Landfill To Accept Poultry

Date posted - May 20, 2015

Sheldon, Iowa — Some of the dead birds from the bird flu outbreak will be buried near Sheldon.
The Northwest Iowa …

Spencer Schools Locked Down Tuesday

Spencer Schools Locked Down Tuesday

Date posted - May 19, 2015

Spencer, Iowa — Spencer schools were locked down on Tuesday, May 19th, as a precaution taken due to an employee.

The …

4 Bird Flu Cases Reported Monday, 4 Tuesday

4 Bird Flu Cases Reported Monday, 4 Tuesday

Date posted - May 19, 2015

Des Moines, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship responded to four probable cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza …