Iowa DNR

Will be held on the ICN March 7th
3:55 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

IA DNR Seeks Public Input on Hunting Rules


The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will hold meeting across the state to allow the public to help shape new hunting and trapping regulations for this fall.

In the past, the DNR held meetings after new rules were announced to gauge public opinion.

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Crash in May 2012
11:39 am
Sat December 8, 2012

Charges Filed in Fatal Boat Crash

Two Burlington men face multiple felonies in connection with a deadly boat crash on the Mississippi River in May.

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Rejected Program in the Past
8:18 am
Sat December 8, 2012

Lee County Considers Master Matrix

Lee County Board of Supervisors

Lee County could gain more control over certain agriculture operations.

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4 dead, 8 injured near Burlington
12:06 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

Names Released in Fatal Boat Collision

The victims of a boat collision early Saturday morning near Burlington have been identified.

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says the bodies of Matthew House, 21, Jacob Boyd, 22, Caitlyn Atchley, 20, and Blake Eakins, 21 were found Sunday morning.  They were all from Burlington.

The agency says the collision occurred in the O’Donnell Slough area of the Mississippi River.

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Croton & Mooar/Powdertown Involved
2:17 pm
Mon April 2, 2012

Meetings To Determine Sewer Future

Mount Union, IA's much-talked about sewer system

Croton and Mooar/Powdertown are a couple of Lee County’s small unincorporated communities.  Mooar/Powdertown is located just north of Keokuk, along Highway 61 while Croton sits just a few miles south of Farmington near the Avenue of the Saints.

Neither community has a sanitary sewer system, which prompted them to start working with Mount Pleasant-based RUSS (Regional Utility Service Systems) in 2010.

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