Deer hunt

NORTH IOWA OUTDOORS: Iowa’s Deer Seasons Approved for Public Comment

Iowa’s proposed 2016-17 deer hunting seasons were approved for public comment Thursday by the Natural Resource Commission of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.  The proposal included a status quo county antlerless license quota and maintained the buck only restriction for select counties in northwest Iowa during early muzzleloader season and first shotgun season. The […]

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The Debate Continues on the Proposed Mason City Pork Plant

The Mason City City Council recently approved a resolution of support of development agreement terms for a Prestage pork-processing plant despite protests from residents and concerned business owners. Jess Mazour, a farm and environment organizer for Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement, contended that the interests of polluters are being put ahead of the interests of […]