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Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 7:16pm
Gary Mosher, 75, formerly of Rockwell City, died Friday, February 20, 2015, at the Stratford Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Stratford. Private family services were held. Gary Lee Mosher was born on May 16, 1939, to Willard and Etna (Beckel)...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 9:46am
State Sen. Tim Kraayenbrink, R-5th, campaigned against raising any taxes. But when the time came for the state Senate Transportation Committee to vote on a proposed 10-cent increase, Kraayenbrink opted to throw in his support, helping to move the...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 9:33am
Calhoun County farmers say the issue of conservation and preventing pollution is one that comes quite close to home. Ask Kevin Poen, who has been farming here his whole life, first as a child on his family farm, then the past 30 years on his own....
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 9:30am
A three-county panel selected Belin McCormick, a Des Moines law firm, as its legal representative in a potential lawsuit over pollutants in the Raccoon River watershed. The Boards of Supervisors from Calhoun, Sac and Buena Vista counties met in...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 9:26am
In a world without people, Iowa’s soils would still have nitrates. Some nitrates are released as plant material breaks down, says Iowa State University Ag and Bio System Engineering Professor Matt Helmers. Nature has a way of managing those...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 9:17am
More than a month after the Des Moines Water Works board filed an intent to sue drainage districts in Calhoun, Buena Vista and Sac counties over nitrate levels in the Raccoon River watershed, one thing hasn’t changed – the entity is...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 9:15am
U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst’s answer to a question about ending the Affordable Care Act – the questioner called the act Obamacare – probably wasn’t what many members of the Rockwell City Chamber of Commerce were hoping to hear....
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