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  • NORTHEY COMMENTS ON FINAL IOWA CROPS AND WEATHER REPORT
    November 25, 2014

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

  • IOWA PRELIMINARY WEATHER SUMMARY
    November 25, 2014

    By Harry Hillaker, State Climatologist, Iowa Department of Agriculture & Land Stewardship Very cold and mostly dry weather prevailed through Friday (21st) across Iowa. Much warmer weather, with some light […]

  • Special Traffic Enforcement Program
    November 24, 2014

    Between now and November 30 there will be an increased presence of law enforcement officers on Iowa’s roadways. Local agencies will join the rest of the state in the Governor’s […]

  • Accident
    November 24, 2014

    No official details are available at this time but KILJ has learned of a single vehicle accident west of Mt. Pleasant on Hwy 34 near the Westwood exit. Emergency crews […]

  • Suspect Caught this Morning
    November 24, 2014

    Sunday at about 3 am a Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputy was involved in a high speed pursuit that ended when the suspect, Tyler Craig Lind, crashed his truck. The Lind […]

  • Thanksgiving Holiday Travel
    November 24, 2014

    AAA Travel projects 46.3 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving weekend, the highest volume for the holiday since 2007 and a 4.2 percent […]