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Hamburg Evacuation Lifted- High Water Remains in Parts of Fremont County

HAMBURG, Iowa- Residents and businesses in Hamburg are now free to begin cleaning up flood damage.

“In Hamburg yesterday the Mayor lifted the evacuation order for the south end of Hamburg allowing for people to go back into their homes and to continue to clean up,” said Mike Crecelius, Fremont County Emergency Manager. 289 more words

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A quiet drinking water crisis is going unaddressed in Iowa

The EPA says water issues take priority over climate change, but private wells across the country are struggling with contamination.

A quiet drinking water crisis is going unaddressed in Iowa

-Think Progress; 4/24/2019

Not trying that again

Yesterday after my chat with Dad, lunch with her Mom, running errands, and getting various little chores out of the way, I made the decision to stay up and go through around 100,000 pictures taken and stored digitally. 248 more words

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Wednesday ~ April 24, 2019

Happy Wednesday!

Talk about déjà vu.  It was a week ago that I posted images of the pelicans at the “Duck Pond.”  I was in Maquoketa again yesterday for lunch with friends and I fully expected them to be gone.   95 more words

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Iowa’s longest-serving Republican switches parties, citing President Trump as reason

DES MOINES, Iowa – State Rep. Andy McKean is currently the longest serving Republican in the Iowa Legislature, or at least he was until he announced he is switching parties… 654 more words

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State of Iowa: Governor Reynolds Launches “Ask the State of Iowa” with Google Home and Amazon Echo Skills

State of Iowa: Governor Reynolds Launches “Ask the State of Iowa” with Google Home and Amazon Echo Skills . “Governor Kim Reynolds, Lt. Gov. Gregg, and Chief Information Officer Jeff Franklin announced today that Iowa is expanding its communication channels and services to include Google Home, Amazon Echo, and a chatbot. 18 more words

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