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  • Mt. Pleasant Iris Street Project Update
    October 16, 2014

    The Mount Pleasant Iris St. Project got hit with another 3+ inches of rainfall the first part of this week. Crews will start cleaning up some mud on October 17th […]

  • Everley Eastep
    October 16, 2014

    Everley Eastep, 4 month old daughter of Michael Eastep and Mindy Arellano, died Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at her home. Arrangements are pending at the Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel.

  • Pheasant Opener Prospects are Good
    October 15, 2014

    Iowa pheasant hunters should see more of what they came for, as they step into the field this fall. More pheasants. A strong rebound in August roadside counts of Iowa’s […]

  • Workshop to Teach Producers to Grow Under High Tunnels
    October 15, 2014

    Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Lee County will host a workshop this fall for growers interested in producing crops in high tunnels. The beginning “High Tunnel 101” workshop […]

  • FORT MADISON GHOST HUNT
    October 15, 2014

    FORT MADISON GHOST HUNT October 24th & 25th, 2014 – Cost of admission $25.00 with advanced tickets necessary _____________________________________________________________________________ Fort Madison “appears” to be a quaint ...

  • NORTHEY COMMENTS ON IOWA CROPS AND WEATHER REPORT
    October 15, 2014

    DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the Iowa crop progress and condition report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is […]

  • IOWA PRELIMINARY WEATHER SUMMARY
    October 15, 2014

    By Harry Hillaker, State Climatologist, Iowa Department of Agriculture & Land Stewardship It was a relatively cool and dry week across Iowa. Very light rain was scattered across Iowa on […]