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IRRMA's Beach Blast Off Concert to Kick Off Season at Roof Garden May 24th

Fri 5-22-2015 144 Lakeshore Drive,Arnold's Park,IA

(Arnold's Park)- Family-oriented event to feature Midwest Rock 'n Soul Revue.

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Curly Leaf Pond Weed Affecting East Lake Okoboji, Upper Gar, & Lower Gar

Thu 5-21-2015 122 252nd Avenue,Spirit Lake,IA

(Spirit Lake)-Invasive plant not new to Iowa Great Lakes, but particularly troublesome this year.

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GLEON Buoy to be Topic of First Lakeside Faculty Lecture June 2nd

Thu 5-21-2015

(Okoboji)-The new research buoy was placed on West Okoboji this spring.

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Memorial Day Ceremony moved to Sami Center in Spirit Lake due to rainy forecast

Thu 5-21-2015

(Spirit Lake)-Flags to be raised on Flag Day,  June 14.

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Workers Overcome by Fumes at Quarantined Barns Near George

Thu 5-21-2015 3902 260th Street,George,IA

(George)-Several people taken to area hospitals.

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Iowa DNR Reminds Boaters and Anglers to "Clean, Dry, Drain" this Memorial Weekend.

Thu 5-21-2015

(Des Moines)-Precautions urged to stop spread of Invasive Species.

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Wallingford Man Charged with Motorcycle Theft and Falsifying Information

Wed 5-20-2015 Wallingford,IA

(Estherville)-Investigation revealed motorcycle was taken out of state.

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Iowa DOT Annual Traffic Count to be Centered in Northwest Iowa

Wed 5-20-2015

(Ames)-Data to be collected for use in future planning.

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Iowa Ag Department Responding to Four More Cases of Bird Flu in Buena Vista and Sioux Counties.

Wed 5-20-2015

(Des Moines)-New cases boosts the number of chickens affected to 26 million in Iowa.

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Spencer School Custodian Taken into Custody Following Alleged Threats

Tue 5-19-2015 Spencer,Ia

(Spencer)-Schools placed on lock down for several hours.

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Okoboji Schools Receive Bronze Ranking from US News & World Report

Tue 5-19-2015 1205 7th Street,Milford,IA

(Okoboji)-Multiple factors contribute to success in annual ranking.

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Dickinson Supervisors Vote 3-1 To Contribute Toward Legal Defense Of Three Counties Being Sued By Des Moines Waterworks

Tue 5-19-2015

The Dickinson county board of supervisors voted this (Tues.) morning to make a financial contribution to assist in the legal defense of three counties being sued by the Des Moines Waterworks over nitrates in streams, rivers and groundwater that it claims is coming through drainage tiles.

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Spencer City Councilman Recipient Of Economic Development Award

Tue 5-19-2015

A Spencer city councilman is the second recipient of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation's Public Champion of Economic Development Award.

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Minor Injuries Reported In Van Vs Power Pole Collision

Tue 5-19-2015

Minor injuries were reported Sunday in a single vehicle crash in O'Brien county.

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Bird Flu Concern Resulting In Trucks Hauling Poultry Products Being Re-Routed In Portions Of Emmet County

Tue 5-19-2015

While no cases of bird flu have been reported yet in Emmet county, officials say they're taking steps to try to keep it that way.

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More Probable Bird Flu Cases Reported

Tue 5-19-2015

Two more Iowa turkey farms in Sac county have tested positive for bird flu and state agriculture officials say they've found the virus among a backyard duck flock and a backyard chicken flock, both in Sioux county.

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Daily Almanac For Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Tue 5-19-2015

Aric Ping Joins Dickinson County Conservation Board

Mon 5-18-2015 Okoboji,IA

(Okoboji)-IRVM program to establish native plants in County right-of-ways.

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Bird Flu Affects Operation Owned By Spirit Lake-Based Rembrandt Enterprises

Mon 5-18-2015

One of the nation's largest egg producers says it will destroy 2 million egg-laying hens in Minnesota, the latest to be affected by bird flu.

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Traffic Stop Nets SW Mn Woman On OWI, Drug Charges

Mon 5-18-2015

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office has released details into a traffic stop back on May 11th that resulted in the arrest of a southwest Minnesota woman on OWI and drug charges.

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Daily Almanac For Monday, May 18th, 2015

Mon 5-18-2015

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst To Hold Series Of Bird Flu Meetings

Sat 5-16-2015

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst says she'll be holding a series of town meetings next week in areas of northwest Iowa hard hit by bird flu.

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