Maquoketa River revamp beneficial to all


Photo by Prarie Robin; Flickr
Maquoketa River. Photo by Prarie Robin; Flickr

The proposed removal of the Quaker Mill dam near Manchester and the repair of a breached levee should be highly favorable to all parties involved, according to backers of the project. They predict that it will benefit the environment, recreational users, local government, and even the dam’s owners. Continue reading

On the Radio: Kwik Trip helps electric car owners


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Listen to this week’s radio piece here or read the transcript below.  This week’s radio segment discusses Kwik Trip gas stations’ new electric charging ports in northern Iowa.

Imagine all our gas pumps replaced with electrical outlets. Kwik Trip gas stations in the Midwest are taking the initial step in making this vision a reality. Continue reading