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Family of Iowa Boarding House Blaze Victim Awarded $750K
Dec. 10--WAPELLO -- A Louisa County jury Monday awarded $750,000 in damages to the family of a man killed when fire trapped him inside a burning boarding house in Columbus Junction in March 2011.
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The Daily Freeman-Journal
Iowa officials will continue to monitor deer samples for any signs of chronic wasting disease in the wild herd.
The Fairfield Ledger
Milestones website reflects services in consolidated area
Milestones Area Agency on Aging has updated its website at www.milestonesaaa.org as a result of the state consolidation of AAA's and the creation of Area 5, which is the combined service areas of both Seneca and Generations area agencies on aging, along with communities in the Burlington area.
SCC, lawmakers stress cooperation
Brenna Norman/The Hawk Eye Student Julie Thompson speaks about her experience at Southeastern Community College during the annual pre-session legislative dinner with area lawmakers and SCC trustees, students, and staff Monday Dec. 9, 2013 at SCC in West Burlington, Iowa.
WOI-TV West Des Moines
Iowa DNR monitors deer for chronic wasting disease
The state Department of Natural Resources says staff will be in the field collecting samples during the state's shotgun deer seasons.
The Des Moines Register
Iowans can get $54 tax credit; some want it used for roads
Many Iowans will be eligible for a new $54 tax credit when they file 2013 taxes, according to a calculation from the Department of Revenue, but a key Democratic senator says the money would be better spent fixing crumbling roads and bridges.