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Dry 2012 helped young turkey's survive.
2:29 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Outlook Good for 2013 Iowa Turkey Hunting

Credit http://www.iowasportsman.com/index.php?topic=TurkeyHunting

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources said last year’s dry conditions across the state will lead to a better than average turkey hunting season this year.

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Skilled Iowa Initiative
10:58 pm
Thu March 28, 2013

Lee, Des Moines Counties Support Test

It appears recruiting local government is the next step for a workforce program in Iowa.

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President Thomas tells departments to get ready.
9:09 am
Thu March 28, 2013

WIU President Prepares For State Funding Cuts

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn wants to give Western Illinois University even less money next year than it received this year.

The governor’s budget address called for a funding decrease of 2.5 million dollars for Western. In response WIU President Jack Thomas  sent a letter to staff telling them to prepare for the cuts.

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Lawyers Cite Protection vs. Discovery
4:37 pm
Wed March 27, 2013

Anonymity Questioned in Sexual Assault Case

The attorney for the woman who filed a sexual assault lawsuit against the Keokuk School District and two individuals says her client should remain anonymous.

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Tri-State Region Drought Update
9:17 am
Wed March 27, 2013

Illinois No Longer in Drought

Credit Rich Egger

The state of Illinois is no longer in a drought but that’s not the case for the rest of the tri states.  The USDA’s Drought Monitor had categorized Illinois as having drought conditions since April of last year until its update on March 19th.

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