Posts With Keyword ‘Iowa DNR’

Despite Warning, Water Remained Safe in Wellman

Posted: Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Work is being done to figure out who is liable for the cost of emergency repairs at the Wellman water plant.

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Wet Weather Delays Work at Lake Darling

Posted: Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Work at Lake Darling State Park is being delayed by our wet spring.

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Hunters Safety Courses Offered

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is offering two hunters safety courses in Washington County.

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Henry County Man Dies after Hunting Accident

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 6:51 am

A weekend hunting accident in southeast Iowa has resulted in a death.

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Open Hunting Seasons Prompt Safety Reminders

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

With the first two deer hunting seasons open, KCII along with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources want to pass along tips to help keep you safe while hunting.  

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No Action Taken Regarding Flood Insurance Program

Posted: Friday, February 11th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Kalona City Council met in the Kalona Community Center this week and during their meeting, an update was heard on the downtown revitalization project. 

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Don’t Cut Down Your Ash Trees

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The state of Iowa is not recommending that you cut down your ash trees to stop the Emerald Ash Borer.

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New Firewood Regulations in Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has made new recommendations for firewood in the state of Iowa.

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Snowmobile Safety This Winter

Posted: Thursday, December 23rd, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources wants to remind everyone of snowmobile safety.

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Iowa DNR Priorities from Legislature

Posted: Saturday, December 18th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has set their priorities for the 2011 legislative session.

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Stay Safe this Ice Fishing Season

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Winter is on the horizon and that means area bodies of water will be frozen over and ready for ice fishing.

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Environmental Poetry and Art Contest Deadline December 1st

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa DNR and IOWATER are encouraging Iowa students to submit their artwork and poetry to the annual River of Words contest by Dec. 1st.

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SE Iowa Pheasant numbers will only recover with habitat change

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Pheasant numbers are down in Iowa by almost 30% from last year, and 54% below the 10 year average which might affect hunting in Iowa this year.

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Two Accidents involving kids hunting brings up safety concerns

Posted: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 6:25 am

Two accidents over the weekend, involving kids, one a 17 year old boy in Cone Marsh have brought up hunting safety concerns.

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31 Iowa Dams Have Deficiencies, Including One In Washington County With “Moderate” Risk

Posted: Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010 at 6:24 am


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In wake of July 24th’s Lake Delhi dam breach in northeast Iowa, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has identified 31 dams in the state with deficiencies, including one in Washington county.

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Southeast Iowa Landowners and Farmers Asked To Participate in Conservation Reserve Program

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is asking southeast Iowa farmers to consider renting unused portions of their land to the Conservation Reserve Program.

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Fairfield Fish Kill Appears to be from Natural Causes

Posted: Friday, June 4th, 2010 at 7:01 am

A small fish kill in a Fairfield park appears to be from natural spawning stress.

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Fairfield Girl Killed in Boating Accident on Coralville Reservoir

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:27 am


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The Iowa DNR says the incident happened just north of the Mehaffey Bridge at about 7:00 Sunday evening.

A 12 year old Fairfield girl died Sunday after a boating accident on the Coralville Reservoir.

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More Iowans are Fishing

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 7:21 am

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A growing number of Iowans are casting away their free time at fishing hotspots.

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DNR Releases Annual State of Environment Report

Posted: Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 at 7:33 am

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Today is Earthday. A day set aside to call attention to environmental issues. How is Mother Earth in Iowa?

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