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Iowa Events Center Breaks Profit Record Again

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Events Center is celebrating its biggest year yet.

Wednesday, the management company for the arena handed over a check for more than $1.9 million in profits to the Polk County Board of Supervisors for the 2014-2015 year. 102 more words


The Secret Life of Pool Noodles

Pool noodles are a common sight in and around Floridian homes.  Here in Central Florida, many people have pools of their own, and if not, they are often found at friends’ pools, the beach, or the lake.   510 more words

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FAA, NTSB investigating after four killed in fiery plane crash near Amery in Polk County

AMERY, Wisconsin — Authorities say four people are dead in the fiery crash of a small plane in western Wisconsin.

Polk County Sheriff’s officials say there are no survivors of the crash in a field southwest of Amery. 80 more words


This is the Cheapest Way to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality in Minutes

Your first step to improving your indoor air quality is quick, inexpensive, and will provide immediate results.

Hold your current air filter up to the light.   240 more words

Roadside History: Ghost Town of Green Pond (Old Grove Barn)

In Polk County is the old community of Green Pond. The community began back in 1879 with The Green Pond Baptist church being founded there in 1890. 143 more words

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Early Morning Polk County Crash Kills One

POLK COUNTY, Iowa — One man is dead following a single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning.

Family friends say the man killed in the crash was David Shafer of Saylorville, who was in his early 70’s. 165 more words


FL - Help Sought to Find Missing Woman | TheLedger.com

BARTOW | The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing woman who is considered endangered and deputies Saturday asked for the public’s help. 26 more words