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Three Democrats blast GOP Congressman Young for vote switch
The three Democrats hoping to challenge Republican Congressman David Young in November are blasting Young for switching from “yes” to “no” on a vote last week. Young initially supported a measure that would have banned federal contractors from discriminating against employees based on sexual orientation or gender identity. When it appeared the proposal would pass, […]Full Post...
Central men bid for lofty finish at NCAA Championships
The Central College men will be looking for a top ten finish this weekend at the NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships at Wartburg College. The Dutch were ranked 10th in the final computer rankings and qualified four events for nationals. “All of our guys are ranked in the top four or better in […]Full Post...
Fort Dodge reaches settlement with EPA on water plant issues
Federal officials say Fort Dodge is agreeing to a settlement over alleged violations of federal regulations at the city’s water treatment plant. Chris Whitley, a spokesman for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, says the plant didn’t have the required emergency plan in place while the road leading to the plant is insufficient and sits in […]Full Post...
Former Casey city clerk admits to theft, setting fire to city hall
The former city clerk in Casey has pleaded guilty to charges in a case that involved fraud and fire. Sixty-one-year-old Dorothy Dillinger is the former city clerk in Casey. Dillinger admitted that she used the city’s credit card and funds to buy items for personal use. Prosecutors said Dillinger set fire to the 125-year-old Casey […]Full Post...
Campers prepare to kick off season this weekend
If you’d like to spend the Memorial Day weekend in the great outdoors — there are still some camping sites available at state parks . The chief of the DNR’s state parks bureau, Todd Coffelt, says some campers have already locked in their campsites online. “The reservation system helps us manage half of the sites […]Full Post...
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