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Tuesday, Sep. 27, 2016
Taking initiative on nitrates (09/22/16)
Yesterday, 9/19/16, I was in my local Iowa State U. extension office talking about water quality ideas-and a local farmer came in to gather info about a research project near Newell, Iowa where Kris Kohl, Engineer, had modified a drain tile. Casey Schmidt, the farmer, wanted to show this to his banker for support (ok, a loan)...
Congressman King and Putin (09/20/16)
Congressman Steve King of Sioux City was and is one hundred percent right in his statement about Putin and Russian nationalism. The reason we find there are some who disagree is because they don't understand a true patriot when they see one or hear them speak...
War - we never really leave (09/13/16)
President Obama said Tuesday the United States will spend $90 million over the next three years to clear unexploded bombs dropped on Laos during the Vietnam War. A decade ago we began spending $2.5 million a year to $15 million this year. During the Vietnam War America spent nine years bombing Laos with the goal of blocking supplies to Vietnam and fighting communist forces in northern Laos. ...
Hanover grateful for support (09/13/16)
The Hanover Historical Society appreciates the coverage the Storm Lake Pilot Tribune gave our 20th Annual Festival both before and after the event. We are also grateful to the many people who chose to celebrate the day with us and all the positive comments on the day's program...
Stopping the pipeline (09/13/16)
Today, several key federal agencies stepped in to temporarily halt construction of the Dakota Access pipeline in key areas that threaten water and Tribal sacred sites. The Department of Interior, Department of Justice and Army Corps of Engineers now all realize that the proper consultation was never done with Tribes, and that a water risk analysis still must be done...