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Juan Declet-Barreto, Climate and Health Fellow, Washington, D.C.:This week, my colleague (and Senior Scientist) Kim Knowlton was honored to address Iowa’s professional public health community in a webinar about public health threats in the state associated with climate change—and to share some things that can be done...
LOGAN, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa teenager has testified that when he killed his 5-year-old foster brother, he was in a fantasy world and thought he was killing a goblin.
A group of Model S owners from Minnesota got around a ban on official Tesla test drives in Iowa by putting on a test drive event of their ownThe post Tesla Owners Get Around Test Drive Ban In Iowa appeared first on Gas 2.
Katharine McCormick, Midwest Advocate, Chicago:Iowa wind continues to blow away critics of the potential for clean energy to lead to economic growth! Last week Governor Branstad announced that MidAmerican Energy, the largest utility in the state, plans to add 67 wind turbines in Adams...
EPA Inspection Finds Clean Water Act Violations by E and M Farms, Inc., Dairy Operation near Ossian, Iowa (IA)
Environmental NewsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(Lenexa, Kan., October 3, 2014) - As a result of an inspection of northeastern Iowa livestock operations by EPA Region 7 staff last spring, the owner of E&M Farms, Inc., has agreed to pay a $7,500 civil penalty to settle alleged violations of the ...
EPA Region 7 Administrator, Brody Middle School Students to Increase Awareness of Water Quality Oct. 3 in Des Moines, Iowa (IA)
Environmental NewsNEWS MEDIA ADVISORY(Lenexa, Kan., Sept. 30, 2014) - EPA Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks will be in Des Moines, Iowa, on Friday, Oct. 3, to visit with Brody Middle School seventh grade students about EPA?s role in protecting water quality. Brooks? visit will include a role-play e...
Griffin Pipe Products Agrees to Resolve Issues with Lead Emissions, Air and Water Violations at Council Bluffs, Iowa (IA)
Environmental NewsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(Lenexa, Kan., Sept. 29, 2014) - EPA Region 7 has reached an agreement with Griffin Pipe Products, LLC, to settle violations of the Clean Air Act (CAA) and Clean Water Act (CWA) at its Council Bluffs, Iowa, facility that will require Griffin Pipe to lower lead ...
The war between car dealers and Tesla Motors opened a new front in Iowa, as the local dealer association tattled on a three-day Tesla test drive eventThe post Iowa Bans Tesla Test Drives appeared first on Gas 2.
By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In the 2016 Democratic presidential competition there is Hillary Clinton and everyone else, all powerful politicians who could make a credible run should she decide not to seek the presidency. Vice President Joe Biden is at the top of that group, which also includes Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren. Biden's visi...
The former first lady takes the stage, but the former president gets the spotlight.