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42.60789 -91.54714
5 (2)
42.7702 -93.24406
5 (2)
42.17127 -93.29462
5 (1)
41.0363 -94.20953
5 (1)
40.75375 -92.44257
5 (1)
42.6401 -95.23599
5 (1)
41.9603 -92.90605
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42.48385 -90.65998
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41.60468 -93.80838
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41.11035 -94.38819
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41.86767 -92.11449
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43.35005 -95.12265
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42.0651 -90.18139
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42.65133 -91.91829
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42.4255 -91.32462
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41.81628 -92.44712
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43.11791 -93.43045
4 (1)
41.51521 -93.79173
4 (3)
43.31849 -94.6951
4 (3)
40.63575 -93.97219
4 (8)
41.00849 -93.24864
4 (1)
40.99081 -94.07657
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42.12991 -92.72452
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43.36238 -95.15263
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43.17437 -91.90905
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Marlin has Marshalltown connection | News, Sports, Jobs  Marshalltown Times RepublicanBLUE MARLIN (Makaira nigricans) are big fish, part of a family of billfishes that includes sailfish. However it is the Marlins that have receiv. Marlin has Marshalltown connection | News, Sports, Jobs - Marshalltown Times Republican 28 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Knowing what's safe to eat in game fish varies state to state in Midwest  Marshalltown Times RepublicanOn a chilly April morning, Gunwoo Yoon, his wife and two sons joined about 100 other anglers at Prairie Lakes in Cedar Falls. They were fishing for trout, and p. Knowing what's safe to eat in game fish varies state to state in Midwest - Marshalltown Times Republican 01 Jun 19, 02:06:00
SATURDAY MORNING FISHING REPORT: Catfish, Pike and Walleye are Good  KIOWBeeds Lake The courtesy docks are in. Bluebill Lake The access gate to the boat ramp is open, but the courtesy dock has not been installed yet. Clear Lake SATURDAY MORNING FISHING REPORT: Catfish, Pike and Walleye are Good - KIOW 13 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Iowa DNR unveils new online hunting, fishing licensing  KCRGThe Iowa Department of Natural Resources has unveiled a new system that allows people to buy hunting and fishing licenses and permits online. Iowa DNR unveils new online hunting, fishing licensing - KCRG 04 May 19, 02:05:00
You can buy, access hunting, fishing license with new app  KCCI Des MoinesThe Iowa Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday a new state system that allows people to use an app to buy and access Iowa hunting and ... You can buy, access hunting, fishing license with new app - KCCI Des Moines 02 May 19, 02:05:00
Free fishing weekend | Local News  Oskaloosa HeraldMAHASKA COUNTY — The Mahaska County Conservation Board is providing a free fishing event for kids and their family at the Russell Wildlife Area from noon ... Free fishing weekend | Local News - Oskaloosa Herald 07 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Iowa DNR unveils new online hunting and fishing license system  The Daily NonpareilThe Iowa Department of Natural Resources launched a new technology available for obtaining hunting and fishing licenses. Iowa DNR unveils new online hunting and fishing license system - The Daily Nonpareil 02 May 19, 02:05:00
Top Iowa Fishing Spots for the Week of July 12.  Boone News-RepublicanThis weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys and county and state parks staff. For current ... Top Iowa Fishing Spots for the Week of July 12. - Boone News-Republican 14 Jul 18, 02:07:00
Jensen's Fishing the Midwest: Walleyes at night | North Iowa Sports  Mason City Globe GazetteFishing after the sun goes down is a foreign concept to a lot of anglers, and there's good reason for that. An angler certainly can't see as well as night. Jensen's Fishing the Midwest: Walleyes at night | North Iowa Sports - Mason City Globe Gazette 29 Sep 18, 02:09:00
Fishing club hooks young anglers as lake stocked with trout  Waterloo Cedar Falls CourierCEDAR FALLS — With the water full of trout, plenty of people braved Saturday's cool spring weather for some fishing at North Prairie Lake. Fishing club hooks young anglers as lake stocked with trout - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier 14 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Wow! Man hooks 50-pound fish in small lake  KCCI Des MoinesWow! That's one big fish in one small lake. A man fishing in a small Tennessee lake managed to catch a rather large catfish recently. Advertisement. Angler John ... Wow! Man hooks 50-pound fish in small lake - KCCI Des Moines 25 Feb 19, 02:02:00
Davenport Man Gets A Ticket After Catching HUGE Fish  khak.comA Davenport man is charged with 'noodling' after being photographed with HUGE catfish. Davenport Man Gets A Ticket After Catching HUGE Fish - khak.com 02 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Des Moines River ranked best fishing spot in Wapello county  OttumwacourierOTTUMWA—As February fades and March emerges, Wapello County residents gear up for spring fishing season. In the latest issue of Iowa Outdoors magazine, ... Des Moines River ranked best fishing spot in Wapello county - Ottumwacourier 03 Mar 16, 02:03:00
Man catches 'fish of a lifetime' in Iowa lake  Des Moines RegisterThe fish was so big, Matthew Monson didn't believe he caught a walleye. Man catches 'fish of a lifetime' in Iowa lake - Des Moines Register 16 May 18, 02:05:00
Ice fishing considered for Quarry Springs  Newton Daily NewsTo ice fish or not to ice fish? That is the question for the Colfax City Council regarding the lakes at Quarry Springs Park. Ice fishing considered for Quarry Springs - Newton Daily News 10 Jan 19, 02:01:00
Fall trout stocking at Big Lake set for Oct. 25  The Daily NonpareilSeventeen lakes across Iowa are gearing up to receive trout this fall, and Big Lake in Council Bluffs is on the list. Fall trout stocking at Big Lake set for Oct. 25 - The Daily Nonpareil 10 Oct 18, 02:10:00
New guy from Iowa - Introductions - Bass Fishing Forums  BassResource.comOn 3/12/2019 at 1:30 PM, fishballer06 said: That cant be correct. Ive hooked myself countless times and I still cant catch fish!! New guy from Iowa - Introductions - Bass Fishing Forums - BassResource.com 08 Feb 18, 02:02:00
'Run, bro, run!': Terrifying video shows crocodile snapping fish off of line  KCCI Des MoinesWe were shocked, we were sad. I was disappointed for Daniel — it was a good fish." 'Run, bro, run!': Terrifying video shows crocodile snapping fish off of line - KCCI Des Moines 26 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Fleet Farm to open two Iowa locations, one at Highway 100 intersection  The GazetteCEDAR RAPIDS — Fleet Farm is slated to anchor a new development at the heart of Cedar Rapids' westward expansion, the company announced today. Fleet Farm to open two Iowa locations, one at Highway 100 intersection - The Gazette 22 Jan 19, 02:01:00
Saturday Morning Fishing Report: Walleye and Channel Catfish are Good  KIOWBlack Hawk Lake Water temperatures are in the low 70's. Water levels are 15 inches over the crest of the spillway. Water clarity is around 2 feet. Bluegill – Slow: ... Saturday Morning Fishing Report: Walleye and Channel Catfish are Good - KIOW 07 Jul 18, 02:07:00
Johnston Green Days has new location, same great fun  Des Moines RegisterGreen Days returns this week with a new location, but the same fun events and activities that have made Johnston's summer festival one of the biggest in the ... Johnston Green Days has new location, same great fun - Des Moines Register 12 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Authorities: Pond where 13-year-old drowned is a problem spot  KCCI Des MoinesDes Moines police said 13-year-old Van Cin Lian, also known as James, drowned in a pond over the weekend. Authorities: Pond where 13-year-old drowned is a problem spot - KCCI Des Moines 03 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Toxic algal bloom halts fishing, swimming on Miss. shoreline  KCRGSOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX/Gray News) - The entire shoreline of the Mississippi Gulf Coast is now under the same water warning tied to the blue-green algae ... Toxic algal bloom halts fishing, swimming on Miss. shoreline - KCRG 07 Jul 19, 02:07:00
30 years later, they still come to Iowa's Field of Dreams  Des Moines Register"Field of Dreams," the iconic baseball movie filmed in Dubuque County, premiered 30 years ago this month. 30 years later, they still come to Iowa's Field of Dreams - Des Moines Register 19 Apr 19, 02:04:00
43 Siouxland parks, lakes and recreation areas | Special Sections  Sioux City JournalAdams Homestead and Nature Preserve. What: The 1,500-acre nature area, which was given to the state of South Dakota by Mary and Maude Adams, features ... 43 Siouxland parks, lakes and recreation areas | Special Sections - Sioux City Journal 06 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Waukee's Kettlestone Development now open for fishing  Dallas County NewsCity of Waukee staff members have been working closely with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to provide accessible, quality fishing ... Waukee's Kettlestone Development now open for fishing - Dallas County News 18 May 18, 02:05:00
Sooner or later, say goodbye to the Lansing bridge as you know it  La Crosse TribuneLANSING, Iowa — When the Black Hawk Bridge connecting Lansing to De Soto, Wis., opened in 1931, some thought the new cantilever through-truss bridge ... Sooner or later, say goodbye to the Lansing bridge as you know it - La Crosse Tribune 13 May 19, 02:05:00
Iowa men win Alabama catfishing competition  WQAD MolineThree local men took home the top prize from an Alabama fishing tournament held annually at the beginning of each year. Iowa men win Alabama catfishing competition - WQAD Moline 09 Jan 19, 02:01:00
Trucking company eyeing Clear Lake development east of Interstate 35  Globe GazetteA multi-billion-dollar trucking company is interested in building a facility in Clear Lake. Trucking company eyeing Clear Lake development east of Interstate 35 - Globe Gazette 27 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Kids Learn About Fish - and Fishing - At Governor's Opener  KAALMay 10, 2019 05:57 PM. (ABC 6 News) -- The Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener is a way to introduce young people to the sport, and Friday morning, some ... Kids Learn About Fish - and Fishing - At Governor's Opener - KAAL 10 May 19, 02:05:00
Altoona, Pleasant Hill add 150 acres of recreational space with 2 'destination' parks  Des Moines RegisterPleasant Hill's will start work in the spring on Hickory Glen Park, a 77-acre attraction featuring trails, shelters, splash pad and a fishing pond. Altoona, Pleasant Hill add 150 acres of recreational space with 2 'destination' parks - Des Moines Register 08 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Here are the new laws taking effect in Iowa July 1  KCCI Des MoinesDozens of new state laws took effect Monday, including changes to Iowa's election and criminal justice systems. Advertisement. A new criminal justice law ... Here are the new laws taking effect in Iowa July 1 - KCCI Des Moines 01 Jul 19, 02:07:00
10 Iowa cabins to rent for a great outdoor summer vacation  Des Moines RegisterLooking for a lakefront view? Or hiking in a state forest? Here are 10 great cabins for rent in Iowa and the amenities they offer. 10 Iowa cabins to rent for a great outdoor summer vacation - Des Moines Register 14 May 18, 02:05:00
Davenport and Muscatine scheduled for DNR trout stocking  KWQC-TV6DAVENPORT, Iowa Fall urban trout stocking begins October 14. Seventeen lakes across Iowa are gearing up to receive trout this fall. The Iowa Department of ... Davenport and Muscatine scheduled for DNR trout stocking - KWQC-TV6 10 Oct 17, 02:10:00
Governor signs hunting, fishing license organ donor law  KCCI Des MoinesIowa outdoor enthusiasts will soon have an option to place an organ donor sticker on their hunting and fishing licenses under a new law signed by Gov. Governor signs hunting, fishing license organ donor law - KCCI Des Moines 06 May 19, 02:05:00
Where do fish go in the winter time?  Clinton HeraldA trail of auger holes in the Mississippi River ice maps the travels of hardy winter anglers that are in pursuit of that elusive big fish. Ice depth in the. Where do fish go in the winter time? - Clinton Herald 17 Feb 18, 02:02:00
Bad western Iowa weather helps drive down Iowa casino revenue  Sioux City JournalDES MOINES — Iowa's state-licensed casinos weathered a tough financial year marred by flooding — especially in western locations — that watered down ... Bad western Iowa weather helps drive down Iowa casino revenue - Sioux City Journal 13 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Father says he saved his son during attempted car theft  Local 5 - weareiowa.comDES MOINES — A father says he saved his 10-year-old son after a man attempted to steal his truck and boat. Brad Ratkovich says he had loaded up his truck ... Father says he saved his son during attempted car theft - Local 5 - weareiowa.com 03 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Zebra mussels found in Crystal Lake | Iowa & The Midwest  Globe GazetteThe Iowa Department of Natural Resources is closely monitoring Crystal Lake for zebra mussels after finding juvenile mussels in a recent water sample. Zebra mussels found in Crystal Lake | Iowa & The Midwest - Globe Gazette 28 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Take 5: Scenic Views from Sunrise to Sunset | Take5  nwestiowa.comI've never been much of a morning person. Fishing has changed that if only just a little bit. But when you see the sunrise burst over the horizon and you have any ... Take 5: Scenic Views from Sunrise to Sunset | Take5 - nwestiowa.com 23 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Large northern pike landed in Mason City's East Park  Globe GazetteSteve Ibarra, of Mason City, holds a 37-inch northern pike he caught in the Winnebago River in East Park on Feb. 17, 2017. He said he regularly catches pike, ... Large northern pike landed in Mason City's East Park - Globe Gazette 19 Feb 17, 02:02:00
Going Fishing at Blue Heron Lake in West Des Moines?  Patch.comWest Des Moines, IA - Check Patch's weekly central Iowa fishing report for July 27-28 to find out where the fish are biting. Going Fishing at Blue Heron Lake in West Des Moines? - Patch.com 31 Mar 17, 05:03:43
Try these 8 super-fun beaches in Iowa  DesMoinesRegister.comStart planning your summer getaway to one of Iowa's dreamy beaches. Try these 8 super-fun beaches in Iowa - DesMoinesRegister.com 22 Jun 16, 02:06:00
Weekly Fishing Report | Local News  Oskaloosa HeraldSOUTHEAST IOWA – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources issues a weekly fishing report on Thursdays in an effort to provide the latest information ... Weekly Fishing Report | Local News - Oskaloosa Herald 01 Apr 16, 02:04:00
Okoboji for newbies: Where to stay, eat and play around Iowa's Great Lakes  Des Moines RegisterIf you've never made the trip, you'll find plenty of fun on the Iowa Great Lakes. Here are tips on where to stay, dine and play. Okoboji for newbies: Where to stay, eat and play around Iowa's Great Lakes - Des Moines Register 30 May 18, 02:05:00
Severe thunderstorms unleash damaging tornadoes from Iowa to Indiana on Memorial Day  AccuWeather.comA relentless week-long severe weather pattern continued to unleash destructive tornadoes across parts of the Midwest on Monday. Large trees and power lines ... Severe thunderstorms unleash damaging tornadoes from Iowa to Indiana on Memorial Day - AccuWeather.com 29 May 19, 02:05:00
Man falls through ice on Silver Lake near Lake Park, IA  KTIVA man who was ice fishing fell through the ice this morning on the south and west side of the lake, off of Country Club Drive. Man falls through ice on Silver Lake near Lake Park, IA - KTIV 29 Nov 18, 02:11:00
Big Story: The 'forgotten part of Iowa' is worth the drive  Quad City TimesBURLINGTON, Iowa — Nausea struck almost immediately after hitting the water. Big Story: The 'forgotten part of Iowa' is worth the drive - Quad City Times 10 Aug 18, 02:08:00
Bob Jensen: Hot spots for ice fishing this winter  Mason City Globe GazetteThere was snow in the air recently. Not much, but enough to remind me of something that I didn't need to be reminded of: Winter is getting closer. Bob Jensen: Hot spots for ice fishing this winter - Mason City Globe Gazette 07 Nov 15, 02:11:00
Five Guys set to open July 15  Ames TribuneFive Guys' opening day in Ames is just two weeks away, according to company officials.The projected opening day for the restaurant chain is July 15, Five Guys ... Five Guys set to open July 15 - Ames Tribune 01 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Fishing in Ames for the Summer | News  Iowa State DailyIt's June, which means it's time to get the fising rods out and head to the nearest fishing location. In the Ames area, there are a number of fishing spots. "The main ... Fishing in Ames for the Summer | News - Iowa State Daily 15 Jun 11, 02:06:00
Historic Nebraska flooding visible from outer space in photos released by NASA  AccuWeather.comThe flood disaster rages on in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa as rivers remain at historic levels. The return of rain on Tuesday threatens to aggravate the ... Historic Nebraska flooding visible from outer space in photos released by NASA - AccuWeather.com 19 Mar 19, 02:03:00
7 super-fun campsites in Iowa  DesMoinesRegister.comEnjoy the great outdoors that our state offers with a weekend camping trip. If you didn't know, not all campsites are created equal. 7 super-fun campsites in Iowa - DesMoinesRegister.com 24 Jun 16, 02:06:00
Man tries to save boy fatally hit by car in Iowa, realizes it's his own son  AOLAn Iowa man who tried to help a boy who had been struck by a car tragically learned that the child was his own son. Man tries to save boy fatally hit by car in Iowa, realizes it's his own son - AOL 20 May 19, 02:05:00
The Fighting Burrito will close its Ames location this week  Ames TribuneAfter almost 16 years in, The Fighting Burrito will close its Ames location permanently.The Fighting Burrito announced the close on its official Facebook page ... The Fighting Burrito will close its Ames location this week - Ames Tribune 14 May 19, 02:05:00
Closed Des Moines restaurants: The metro lost these eateries during the first 6 months of 2019  Des Moines RegisterFoodies in the Des Moines metro have had plenty of new restaurants in 2019 to explore. But Des Moines also saw some eateries that closed their doors in the ... Closed Des Moines restaurants: The metro lost these eateries during the first 6 months of 2019 - Des Moines Register 19 Jun 19, 02:06:00
How Does An Iowa Tourist Town Thrive In Winter?  Iowa Public RadioNorthwest Iowa's Great Lakes region is big on summer tourism. And local businesses depend on it. According to the Iowa Tourism Office, visitors spent $286. How Does An Iowa Tourist Town Thrive In Winter? - Iowa Public Radio 29 Jan 19, 02:01:00
World's Longest Relay Run Held Across Iowa  krforadio.comNone of us were thinking about tying or setting a record when we assembled Friday, June 7 for Relay Iowa, a fundraising run across the state that bills itself as ... World's Longest Relay Run Held Across Iowa - krforadio.com 12 Jun 19, 02:06:00
New rules proposed for commercial users on Upper Mississippi Fish and Wildlife Refuge  The Courier Life NewsFederal wildlife officials are proposing a revised set of rules for guides and others who make a living on the Upper Mississippi River. New rules proposed for commercial users on Upper Mississippi Fish and Wildlife Refuge - The Courier Life News 13 Mar 18, 02:03:00
Kids Day at MN Governor's Fishing Opener  KAALABC 6 News Photojournalist Brian Wise followed along with some area fifth-graders for a fishing lesson. Kids Day at MN Governor's Fishing Opener - KAAL 10 May 19, 02:05:00
2019-20 Iowa Transportation Map Celebrates 100 Years Of Iowa's State Parks  KIWARadio.comThere are so many things to see and do in our beautiful state. Many of those attractions reside in Iowa's wonderful state parks. The cover of the newly released ... 2019-20 Iowa Transportation Map Celebrates 100 Years Of Iowa's State Parks - KIWARadio.com 27 May 19, 02:05:00
Lake Red Rock is the perfect day trip for Iowa hikers  Iowa City Press CitizenAll Iowans from Iowa City, Des Moines and beyond need to visit Lake Red Rock. Lake Red Rock is the perfect day trip for Iowa hikers - Iowa City Press Citizen 07 Jun 18, 02:06:00
Big Lake among 17 Iowa lakes to get influx of trout  The Daily NonpareilSeventeen lakes across Iowa are gearing up to receive trout this fall, including Big Lake in Council Bluffs. Big Lake among 17 Iowa lakes to get influx of trout - The Daily Nonpareil 26 Oct 17, 02:10:00
It's confirmed: Five Guys is coming to Ames  Ames TribuneEditor's note: This is a follow-up to a story we initially reported in November. At the time we reported that Five Guys was coming to Ames, but because of a lack of ... It's confirmed: Five Guys is coming to Ames - Ames Tribune 23 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Hog Stop BBQ to close 24th Street location  The Daily NonpareilHog Stop BBQ in Council Bluffs will close its location on 24th Street in Council Bluffs, with plans to reopen as a food truck. Hog Stop BBQ to close 24th Street location - The Daily Nonpareil 12 Feb 19, 02:02:00
Summer to bring free meals, enrichment to area kids  Marshalltown Times RepublicanMany students across Central Iowa may be looking forward to a few months of freedom from classes, but summer learning loss and hunger can be challenges ... Summer to bring free meals, enrichment to area kids - Marshalltown Times Republican 01 Jun 19, 02:06:00
PHOTOS: 200 from 2018 | Local  Muscatine Journal200 images from 2018 by Quad-City Times Photographer Kevin E. Schmidt. PHOTOS: 200 from 2018 | Local - Muscatine Journal 26 Dec 18, 02:12:00
Albert Lea Prepares For 2019 Governor's Fishing Opener  KAALMay 07, 2019 05:43 PM. (ABC 6 News) -- It's been a year in the planning stages: 18 committees and hundreds of volunteers. And the long-term impact could be ... Albert Lea Prepares For 2019 Governor's Fishing Opener - KAAL 07 May 19, 02:05:00
Outdoor opportunities at North Iowa parks | Features  Mason City Globe GazetteNorth Iowa boasts 50 county parks offering a wide selection of amenities and recreational opportunities. Outdoor opportunities at North Iowa parks | Features - Mason City Globe Gazette 20 May 17, 02:05:00
Police: Armed dad stops fugitive from stealing truck with son inside  KCCI Des MoinesA Des Moines dad stopped a wanted man from stealing his truck while his son was still inside, according to police. Brad Ratkovich told KCCI Wednesday that he ... Police: Armed dad stops fugitive from stealing truck with son inside - KCCI Des Moines 03 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Marion County Sheriff: Rider killed in high-speed motorcycle crash  KCCI Des MoinesThe Marion County Sheriff's Office reports a rider died Sunday evening in a motorcycle crash. Marion County Sheriff: Rider killed in high-speed motorcycle crash - KCCI Des Moines 01 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Minnesota Man Catches a Mystery Fish; Rare for its Color, Remarkable for its Age  KAALScientific testing has confirmed a fish caught in the Brainerd Lakes Area is very rare. It's a huge and bright orange fish that many have never seen before. Minnesota Man Catches a Mystery Fish; Rare for its Color, Remarkable for its Age - KAAL 09 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Gone without a trace: Iowa teen still missing 9 months later  KCCI Des MoinesA central Iowa family is desperate for information nine months after an 18-year-old vanished without a trace. On Jan. 22, Sebastian “Ty” Husted got a ride to work ... Gone without a trace: Iowa teen still missing 9 months later - KCCI Des Moines 16 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Seven for 7: Explore a new path | Okoboji Magazine  nwestiowa.comIn case you haven't noticed, summer's clipping along just a little too quickly. July is here and the heart of summer is upon us. Have you walked barefoot through ... Seven for 7: Explore a new path | Okoboji Magazine - nwestiowa.com 02 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Time to start controlling plants in Iowa ponds  Newton Daily NewsA healthy pond needs aquatic plants, but too many plants can limit the pond's use and cause imbalances in the fish population. If you had problems using your ... Time to start controlling plants in Iowa ponds - Newton Daily News 28 Mar 19, 02:03:00
This Iowa landowner brought a creek back to life  DesMoinesRegister.comEditor's note: This story by Register reporter Mike Kilen originally ran in April 2017. Dorchester, Ia. — Michael Osterholm found the heartbeat of his Allamakee ... This Iowa landowner brought a creek back to life - DesMoinesRegister.com 19 Apr 17, 02:04:00
Betterment is on the way for all in Waukee  Dallas County NewsBetterment for all is a common goal shared by the vast majority of people across the state of Iowa, the United States of America, and the world as a whole. Betterment is on the way for all in Waukee - Dallas County News 07 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Is That Puppy Youre Buying Healthy  Public News ServiceDES MOINES, Iowa – In recent months, two Iowa communities have been asked to consider ordinances that would ban the purchase of commercially-raised ... Is That Puppy Youre Buying Healthy - Public News Service 31 May 19, 02:05:00
Jumping worms confirmed in Story County  Ames TribuneUpdate: This article has been updated to clarify jumping worms should not be used as fish bait, as it contributes to the spread of this invasive earthworm species. Jumping worms confirmed in Story County - Ames Tribune 25 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Big improvements coming for Jones County park & lake  KCRGJONES COUNTY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9)- What some call a “hidden gem” of a county park and lake may not be quite so hidden after a nearly $2-million dollar ... Big improvements coming for Jones County park & lake - KCRG 07 Jul 16, 02:07:00
Around the County Events  Dallas County NewsSummer Break Party. 5-7:30 p.m. Friday, May 31 at Lincoln Savings Bank, Adel. New Hope Church is hosting a Summer Break Party on Friday, May 31 at ... Around the County Events - Dallas County News 29 May 19, 02:05:00
Wisconsin civil contractor awarded $17 million for Lock and Dam repairs  La Crosse TribuneThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded Kraemer North America LLC a $17 million contract to replace deteriorating guide rails at five Mississippi River locks ... Wisconsin civil contractor awarded $17 million for Lock and Dam repairs - La Crosse Tribune 04 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Gilmore N. Taiber (2001-2019) | Obituaries | wcfcourier.com  Waterloo Cedar Falls CourierJANESVILLE — Gilmore Nicholas Taiber, 17, of Janesville, died in a car accident Thursday, May 30. Gilmore N. Taiber (2001-2019) | Obituaries | wcfcourier.com - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier 02 Jun 19, 02:06:00
How is this new MLF going to work?  BassResource.comWhite, black, earth tones, red in the spring. I don't do a lot of chartreuse in clear water, but I also don't have the opportunity to fish a lot of clear water. How is this new MLF going to work? - BassResource.com 07 Jan 19, 02:01:00
'This time, they're doing it right' at Easter Lake  DesMoinesRegister.comOne way to transform a former coal mine, county dump site and current impaired state water body is dredge it, drain it and start over. Such is the ... 'This time, they're doing it right' at Easter Lake - DesMoinesRegister.com 29 Dec 16, 02:12:00
MYHRE: Pre-spawn bass fishing best of year  Sioux City JournalI watched the big single spin spinnerbait coming through the shallow water of the upper reaches of the Iowa farm pond. The big Colorado blade was pulsing and ... MYHRE: Pre-spawn bass fishing best of year - Sioux City Journal 21 Apr 16, 02:04:00
NE Iowa catfish plentiful, but neglected | The Great Outdoors  Waterloo Cedar Falls CourierMANCHESTER — No matter where you live in Northeast Iowa, chances are you aren't more than a few minutes from a good catfish bite. NE Iowa catfish plentiful, but neglected | The Great Outdoors - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier 08 Apr 13, 02:04:00
Death of Iowa City woman investigated as homicide  KCCI Des MoinesAuthorities say a 65-year-old woman whose body was found inside an Iowa City home was a homicide victim. Police released the woman's name Sunday: ... Death of Iowa City woman investigated as homicide - KCCI Des Moines 08 Apr 19, 02:04:00
New Fleet Farm big box store planned for Cedar Falls  Waterloo Cedar Falls CourierCEDAR FALLS — Plans are in the works for a new Fleet Farm retail store in Cedar Falls. New Fleet Farm big box store planned for Cedar Falls - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier 11 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Prairie Park to open Oct. 12 | Local news | siouxcityjournal.com  Sioux City JournalSIOUX CITY -- Prairie Park, a new 58-acre park next to the city's wastewater treatment plant, will open to the public next Friday. Prairie Park to open Oct. 12 | Local news | siouxcityjournal.com - Sioux City Journal 05 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Payless ShoeSource goes out of business, forces Ames location to close  Ames TribuneThe Payless ShoeSource store at North Grand Mall will close as the shoe company announced last week it would close all of its 2100 stores nationwide. Payless ShoeSource goes out of business, forces Ames location to close - Ames Tribune 22 Feb 19, 02:02:00
Shopko files for bankruptcy, plans closing these 100-plus stores  CBS NewsOwned by a private-equity firm, the Green Bay, Wisconsin, retailer hopes to survive after shutting a quarter of its stores. Shopko files for bankruptcy, plans closing these 100-plus stores - CBS News 16 Jan 19, 02:01:00
Possible Fleet Farm development planned for Ames - Business  Ames TribuneFleet Farm is planning to build a store in Ames, according to preliminary planning documents submitted to the city's planning department.According to the ... Possible Fleet Farm development planned for Ames - Business - Ames Tribune 30 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Fisherman nearly loses arm, but feels lucky to be alive after battling flesh-eating bacteria  KCCI Des MoinesWarning: Images included with this story are graphic and may disturb viewers. Fisherman nearly loses arm, but feels lucky to be alive after battling flesh-eating bacteria - KCCI Des Moines 26 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Knoble: Fishing for walleyes in winter on the Mississippi River  Quad City TimesWell, winter is here. Below freezing temperatures have turned many of the ponds, lakes, and most of the Mississippi River to ice. Time for ice fishing or “hard ... Knoble: Fishing for walleyes in winter on the Mississippi River - Quad City Times 31 Dec 16, 02:12:00
Mississippi River crests to challenge historic floods even as rain departs  AccuWeather.comMajor flooding is forecast to continue through this weekend and beyond along portions of the Mississippi and James rivers. Mississippi River crests to challenge historic floods even as rain departs - AccuWeather.com 03 May 19, 02:05:00
MN DNR: Deadline to Remove Ice Houses on Monday, March 4  KAALOfficials are reminding anglers about the deadline to remove their fish or ice houses from state waters which is the end of the day Monday, March 4. MN DNR: Deadline to Remove Ice Houses on Monday, March 4 - KAAL 02 Mar 19, 02:03:00
To drain Union Grove: Fishing rules eased for lake  Tama News-Herald - Toledo ChronicleThe Iowa Department of Natural Resources relaxed fishing regulations at Union Grove Lake on May 16. The lake is scheduled to begin draining right after ... To drain Union Grove: Fishing rules eased for lake - Tama News-Herald - Toledo Chronicle 26 May 15, 02:05:00
NORTH IOWA OUTDOORS: The Eagles are Flying  KIOWIowa is one of the best places in the country to watch large convocations of Bald Eagles. During the winter they move away from their nest sites and gather ... NORTH IOWA OUTDOORS: The Eagles are Flying - KIOW 05 Jan 19, 02:01:00
Man loses tug of war with 'huge' water snake  KCCI Des MoinesIn a special edition of man versus nature, a Boone resident snapped a crazy photo of a “huge” water snake stealing his catch. Bob Howard, 54, told the Des ... Man loses tug of war with 'huge' water snake - KCCI Des Moines 07 Jul 17, 02:07:00
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