CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Lake near downtown is slated to come off the state's impaired waters list where it has languished since 1986 with a cautionary ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - Mayor Ron Corbett helped launch a new statewide organization Monday that seeks to work with farmers and the agricultural industry to ... »
Five days after federal regulators announced strict new rules for the tank car trains that hauled more than 490,000 loads of oil last year, a train ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - Iowans can help make climate change an issue in the next presidential election cycle, former Vice President Al Gore said Tuesday dur ... »
HIAWATHA - An annual spring conference at Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center in Hiawatha broadens the concept of spirituality to go much f ... »
Clean water, a top priority for outdoor recreationists, is on the upswing in Eastern Iowa's state and county parks.
The Department of Natural ... »
Five hundred tons of garbage is dumped into the landfill on County Home Road in Marion each day. That's 180,000 tons of garbage each year.
MARION - More than a year after it was named a demonstration site, Marion needs just 66 more dedicated residents to help it become qualified as a B ... »
Dallas County has become the state's 21st county with a confirmed emerald ash borer infestation.
The tree-killing pest was positively ident ... »
DECORAH - The porous bedrock of northeast Iowa, known as karst topography, does not pose a great obstacle to the mining of frac sand, State Geologi ... »
WELLMAN - Iowa's tile-drained farms are notoriously "leaky systems," by nature unable to contain all the nutrients both applied to them and inheren ... »
MARION - Residents and officials are not idly awaiting the eventual destruction of their ash trees by the emerald ash borer.
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