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Farmers Union Seeks Legislative Action on Pesticide Drift Issue

Farmers Union Seeks Legislative Action on Pesticide Drift Issue

The Iowa Farmers Union is asking legislators to pass a law that would require commercial pesticide applicators to get more liability insurance. Iowa Farmers Union president Jana Linderman of Cedar Rapids says cases of pesticide drift can cause financial calamity and neighboring farmers need some way to recover from losses. Linderman is also asking legislators

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It’s Elvis, No Wait, It’s Marvin Gaye…

A local group is about to take the stage called the Midwest Rock and Soul Revue that will bring back memories for those by gone days of early rock and roll. Also for those who remember the 70’s and 80’s soul, there is something for them too. The group who has been performing in central Iowa for sometime, will

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Forest City Police Station Making Progress

The Forest City Police Station is undergoing a large renovation, only not by a professional contractor, but by city council members, employees of city hall and even the police themselves. The station suffered damage from an arson fire allegedly started by Thaddeus Ellenbecker who will see his day in court today on the charges. The venue