Author Archives: AJ Taylor


Operation LZ Helicopters on Display

Operation LZ Helicopters on Display

Operation LZ is continuing today and tomorrow with a series of exhibits that encompass all aspects of the Vietnam War. One of those aspects is the aerial units used in the conflict. Three helicopters are on display which feature a Huey, Apache, and double blade transport. KIOW’s Mark Skaar (left) met up with John Woodward

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Muskellunge and Smallmouth Good in Saturday Morning Fishing Report

The weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys, and county and state parks staff. For current information, contact the district fisheries office at the phone number listed at the end of each district report.   NORTHWEST Nelson Park Lake Channel Catfish – Fair: Successful anglers are using


NORTH IOWA OUTDOORS: Iowa to Participate in National Avian Influenza Surveillance Effort

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is participating in a national surveillance effort to test waterfowl for the presence of avian influenza. Testing began this summer as part of the DNR’s annual waterfowl banding work and will continue with hunter harvested ducks this fall and winter. The project is coordinated by the USDA Wildlife Services


North Iowa Choral Society Meet and Greet

North Iowa Choral Society will hold a “Meet & Greet” for vocalists interested in joining the vocal ensemble for the 2015-2016 season on Sunday, August 30, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.  A schedule for auditions will be set at that time.  Adults who are college-aged or older are eligible to participate in the ensemble.  Refreshments will be

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Grassley, Cornyn Seek Details on Obscure Third Party Litigation Financing Agreements

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn are examining the impact third party litigation financing is having on civil litigation in the United States. In letters to Burford Capital, Bentham IMF and Juridica Investments Ltd., three of the largest commercial litigation financing firms, Grassley and Cornyn requested details regarding the