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Being a Tourist at Home: An afternoon at Summerset Winery

Since being home for the first (almost) full summer in years, I decided to tour my amazing home state of Iowa like never before. Let’s be honest, we’re all a bit guilty of taking the wonders of our local surroundings for granted, so I figured now is the time! 1,305 more words

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The world’s oldest, and possibly most famous bicycle ride that covers close to 500 miles in a seven day period just happens to cross the great plains with rows of corn, soybean, wind turbines, cattle, and hogs across Iowa. 1,557 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Close Up (the Family Reunion Edition)

On July 26, 2015, in a small town in Iowa, the descendants of some of the original Benton County homesteaders gathered for the 100th annual Brody Family Reunion.  933 more words


Waiting on Federal Aid, Marion County Back to Work with More Storm Cleanup

MARION COUNTY, Iowa — The clear skies and sun shine give you no indication of just how bad it got during the storms on Tuesday. 295 more words


All-around care, all-around the clock

BRITT, Iowa – Hancock County Health System is launching a new program meant to keep skilled doctors on hand all hours of the day.

The hospital is the first in the state to partner with the Rural Physicians Group, which provides physicians to rural areas around the country. 242 more words


'Old Glory' returns to 'old' bank

BRITT, Iowa – It’s been years since one north Iowa community has flown a flag over their famous bank, but today they’re changing that as renovations continue. 530 more words