AP Council Views Conceptual Plans From Imagine Iowa Great Lakes For Beautification Of Lake Street & Promenade
Meeting in special session this (Wed.) afternoon, the Arnolds Park City Council was updated on plans by the Imagine Iowa Great Lakes group for Lake Street and the promenade along West Lake Okoboji between the amusement park and West Broadway Avenue.
Polaris Industries Considering Moving Some Indian Motorcycle Production Abroad Due To Retaliatory Tariff Concerns
Officials with Polaris Industries, which owns Indian Motorcycles, say they're evaluating mitigation plans following the European Union's announcement last week regarding retaliatory tariffs aimed at some products made in the U.S and shipped to Europe.
Okoboji P & Z Votes To Recommend City Council Approve New Proposal For Re-Development Of Former Inn Site
The city of Okoboji's Planning and Zoning Commission Monday voted in separate motions to recommend the city council approve several provisions for the proposed re-development of the former Inn property.
Thunderstorms Dump Flooding Rains On Iowa Great Lakes With Extensive Flash Flooding...In Some Cases On Par With 1993 Flood
Extremely intense thunderstorms late Sunday afternoon and evening dumped even more rain on already saturated ground in the Iowa Great Lakes and surrounding areas, flooding many roads, basements and city streets.
Announcement Of Additional Tariffs On Chinese Products Sparks Renewed Concern Of Possible Impact On Farmers
Today's (Fri.) announcement by the White House it's moving forward with 25 percent tariffs on up to $50 billion of chinese products imported into the U.S is sparking renewed concerns in the ag community.
DNR Says Several Factors Could Combine To Make For Poor Air Quality Over The Next Several Days
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says a combination of clear skies, hot temperatures and high humidity could bring poor air quality to most of the state starting Friday and continuing through the upcoming weekend.
Okoboji Council Again Addresses Development Of Former Inn Site
Making sure the T's are crossed and the I's are dotted. That was the message Mayor Mary Vanderwoude had at Tuesday's Okoboji City Council meeting for the general public and White Cap LLC, the new owner/developer of the former Inn site.
SL Council To Hold 2nd Reading Of Proposed Ordinance That Would Allow Use Of Fireworks During Certain Times
The Spirit Lake City Council is still considering an ordinance that would allow consumer-grade fireworks to be shot off in the city between 11:00 am and 10:00 pm on July 3rdand 4thon private property and permission of the private property owner.
Indiana Firm Acquires Eaton Manufacturing Building In Spencer
The building that formerly housed Eaton's Manufacturing in Spencer has a new owner. Western Iowa Associates, LLC of Fort Wayne, Indiana has purchased the 330,000 square foot building for $2.55 million.