Dickinson Co. Supervisors Approve Purchase Of New Mobile Command Unit
The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors this (Tues.) morning gave their formal approval to a request from the county's Emergency Management Coordinator for the purchase of a new mobile command center that would be used for various emergency and disaster situations.
A local legislator says he's hopefully optimistic a bill he authored will become law in this session of the Iowa Legislature. State Representative John Wills announced Saturday at a legislative forum the bill would establish a harsh penalty for anyone caught putting herbicide in the lake without the necessary certification.
Governor Kim Reynolds Orders Flags Flown At Half Staff Out Of Respect For Florida School Shooting
Gov. Kim Reynolds ordered all state flags in Iowa to be lowered to half-staff effective immediately until sunset on Monday, February 19, 2018, to honor the murdered and injured in Wednesday’s tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Dickinson Supervisors Express Support On Behalf Of City Of Milford For Application For Federal Funding For Improvements To County Road A-34
The Dickinson County Board of Supervisors today (Tues.) expressed their support for an application by the city of Milford for $1.6 million in federal funding for proposed improvements to County Road A-34 in that city from Highway 71 west to 213th Avenue, or the Clark Museum Road.
Execution Of Search Warrant Results In Arrests Of Four People On Drug Charges
The execution Saturday of a search warrant on a residence in George resulted in the arrests of four people on drug charges. The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says the search was conducted at 305 Indiana East Avenue.
Nomination Of SL Native & Iowa Ag Sec. Bill Northey To USDA Post Remains In Limbo
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley says he's seeking unanimous consent from his Senate colleagues to confirm President Donald Trump's appointment of Spirit Lake native Bill Northey to serve as Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services at the U.S. Department of Agriculture.