Northwest Iowa — Dakota Access Pipeline, the pipeline that carries oil from North Dakota through Lyon, Sioux and O’Brien counties as it crosses the state diagonally, has released information related to its 2018 annual property tax payments in Iowa. Read more
Statewide Iowa — The land values survey released this week by the Iowa Chapter of the Realtors Land Institute shows a one-percent reduction in the average cropland values in the state. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Tis the weekend for leprechauns, corned beef and cabbage and green beer. But before you partake in one of those things you should figure out how you’re going to get home safely. Read more
Other than a small chance for spotty light precipitation on Tuesday through the Missouri River corridor, the upcoming week will be dry with a trend toward milder temperatures. Rivers will continue to run high with flooding for many locations from previous rain and snow melt, and we could begin to see a few more locations initiate flooding with increasing snow melt north of I-90. Current river levels can be found at https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=FSD .
Northwest Iowa — Most people believe their well water is safe. But some well owners don’t know that they should test, and some don’t know how to get testing done or what to look for — that’s from officials with the Iowa Well Survey project. Read more
Statewide Iowa — The Republican-led Iowa Legislature has again endorsed a proposed gun rights amendment to Iowa’s constitution. Read more