On his way to visiting all 99 counties in the state, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, Bill Northey makes a few stops in north Iowa including one in Manly.
Today is Monday, September 2, the 245th day of 2013. There are 120 days left in the year.
Highlights in history on this date:
1666 – Great Fire of London burns for five days, nearly destroying the city,
A heat wave has taken over the Midwest and it’s not just affecting people.
We all battle the heat when temperatures reach this high and it’s not just students focusing on hydration.
Students at schools around Iowa were released from school early today on account of the extreme heat.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s president named a new foreign minister Monday night following an embarrassing diplomatic maneuver involving neighboring Bolivia.
The resignation of Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota was announced in a terse, two-paragraph statement from the
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Sioux City leaders have deferred a final vote on eliminating curbside glass recycling.
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dry weather is helping Minnesota farmers with the small grain harvest, but it’s also hurting crop conditions.
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BRAITHWAITE, La. (AP) — Isaac barely had hurricane-strength winds when it blew ashore southwest of New Orleans a year ago, but its effects are still apparent in coastal areas where it flooded thousands of homes.
After landfall on
TUOLUMNE CITY, California (AP) — A raging wildfire in Yosemite National Park rained ash on the reservoir that is the chief source of San Francisco’s famously pure drinking water, and utility officials Monday scrambled to send more water