Heat Advisory

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A heat advisory is now in effect from noon today until 7pm Tuesday.  Afternoon highs will climb into the mid to upper 90s Tuesday, which will lead to maximum heat indices values ranging between 103 to 107 degrees. The highest values will oc…cur between 3 pm and 7pm Tuesday afternoon and evening.Impacts: the effects of…

Grants Awarded to Help Fight Drugs and Crime

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 DES MOINES – The Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP) today announced $1.75 million in competitive federal grants awards to 24 drug-related crime prevention, treatment and enforcement projects in several Iowa communities during the state fiscal year that began July 1. “These grants leverage local and state investments in multi-jurisdictional partnerships that make Iowa…

Mosquito Tips – Fight the Bite

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As mosquito populations rise, Iowans urged to protect and prevent   Recent rains have resulted in more mosquitoes buzzing through the Iowa air. The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) urges Iowans to take action to protect themselves against mosquito bites, and to prevent the mosquito population from growing. Although mosquitoes carrying the West Nile…

Spirit of the Community Award

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Brought to you by Community 1st Credit Union   This is your opportunity to nominate the person in your community making a positive difference.   Do you know someone within your local community that has made a positive impact?  A hero?  A difference maker?  Someone who has influenced the people of your community in a…