Iowa State News
Project AWARE picks tons of garbage from the Wapsipinicon River
Organizers of an annual river cleanup event have released the results of this year’s effort. Lynette Seigley, with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, is coordinator of Project AWARE. Volunteers paddled and cleaned 65 miles of the Wapsipinicon River through Buchanan, Linn and Jones Counties in eastern Iowa. “A total of 30 tons of trash […]Full Post...
Report finds success in state gambling treatment program
The Iowa Department of Public Health’s annual report on problem gambling treatment is showing continued success. Eric Preuss is the program manager for the Office of Problem Gambling Treatment and Prevention. “What we’re finding of those folks who are being involved in treatment and successfully completed treatment, they are seeing a reduction in the number […]Full Post...
Second Alabama man faces sentencing in illegal deer hunts
A second Alabama man is now facing sentencing for his role in illegal deer hunts. Sixty-three-year-old Kinsman Wolfe of Montgomery, Alabama was convicted of two counts of unlawful sale of wildlife and one count of conspiracy to commit the unlawful sale of wildlife. Court records show Wolfe helped Robert Wilkins of Semmes, Alabama as a […]Full Post...
Hundreds shave their heads to raise funds for Monticello boy
Hundreds of people gathered at the Jones County Fairgrounds Sunday to show support for the son of Monticello Police Chief Britt Smith. About six months ago, 5-year-old Austin Smith was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer when doctors discovered a brain tumor. The rally for Austin involved an attempt to break the Guinness World […]Full Post...
Expert talks about roll out of Windows 10
Hundreds of thousands of computer users in Iowa will see pop-ups on their screens soon, as Microsoft is releasing a free version of Windows 10 this week. Thor Schrock, a computer repair store owner in Omaha/Council Bluffs, says it you reserve a copy by Wednesday, the new operating system will be delivered automatically. “Anybody who […]Full Post...
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Iowa's Premier Beer, Wine and Food Expo // 11/12/2015
Yup... That would be our "Woody"
interviewing a sheep at our local
Webster City Hy-Vee!
Look closely! Picture taken on
Memorial Day, May 25th, 2015
during a Severe Thunderstorm
right outside of Webster City. No worries... this is not a tornado.
This is just a peculiar rain coming
down in one spot.
Boys from T&T Line-X did a
great job recording!