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Pork Donation to Fill Iowa Food Pantry Freezers

Pork Donation to Fill Iowa Food Pantry Freezers

Iowa food pantries will benefit from a donation of about 44,000 pounds of fresh boneless pork loins being made by the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation and Iowa Select Farms. The pork is being delivered through June 30 to local community organizations, food shelves and pantries across the state. The Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank in

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Court bars New York Psychic Business from Soliciting in Iowa

An Iowa judge has ordered a New York-based company that prosecutors say conned people into paying for outlandish psychic readings and prophesies to stop soliciting Iowans and refund nearly $14,000 already sent from Iowa residents. On Thursday, Polk County District Court Judge Douglas Staskal ordered Joseph Meisels and his Brooklyn, New York-based International Astrology Foundation

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Hancock Soil Commissioners to Meet Today

The Hancock County Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioners will have their monthly meeting on Monday at 12 noon. The agenda includes a CLEAR Project update, approval of bills, previous meeting minutes, and the financial report. The meeting will take place at the United States Department of Agriculture office in Garner. Those with special needs

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The International Festival Concludes Today

Heritage Park of North Iowa will conclude its second annual International Festival at Heritage Park today, at Heritage Park of North Iowa in Forest City. Admission is free with an item for local food banks. The International Festival is a celebration of global heritage, food, music, dance, art and games for all ages. The family-friendly festival will include