Posts With Keyword ‘ice’

Immigration Arrests Made at Tulip Garden Restaurant

Posted: Saturday, April 21st, 2012 at 6:29 am

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations executed search warrants in Pella, Oskaloosa, and Newton on Thursday as part of an ongoing criminal investigation.  During the execution of these warrants 18 people were arrested for administrative immigration violations in these three towns. In Pella, arrests were made at Tulip Garden Restaurant.

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Ice Unsafe As Temperatures Remain High

Posted: Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 at 6:29 am

With warmer temperatures predicted for much of the week, it becomes increasingly unsafe to be out on area lakes.

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No Serious Injuries In Central Wrestling Accident

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:27 am

Four Central College wrestlers were released with minor injuries after being taken to the hospital following an accident last Saturday evening.

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DNR Urges Caution When Venturing Upon Ice at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

With yesterday’s warm weather and warm temperatures predicted again for today, the DNR is urging caution when venturing upon the ice at Lake Red Rock or in local ponds and rivers.

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Slick Roads in Marion County; Use Caution When Traveling

Posted: Friday, December 24th, 2010 at 6:31 am


The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reports that roadways in the area are up to 100% snow and ice covered and slick. They advise caution as we travel this morning.

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Ice Fishing Safety Tips

Posted: Thursday, December 16th, 2010 at 6:21 am

With freezing temperatures throughout the week, soon fishermen in the Marion County area will head to their favorite frozen bodies of water for ice fishing.

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Safe Driving Tips for the Winter

Posted: Saturday, December 11th, 2010 at 6:27 am

With a weekend forecast that shows snow and ice heading towards Marion County, safe driving may be more important than ever.

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Another Round of Winter Weather Hits Marion County

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 6:29 am

An ice storm last week, followed by warmer temperatures and .33″ of rain on Saturday led to area flooding Sunday and potential for flooding today.

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Ice Storm Hits Marion County

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 6:30 am

The recent ice storm left three tenths of an inch of snow on Marion County Wednesday and one tenth of an inch has accumulated so far this morning.

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Pella Streets Department Prepares for Mix of Precipitation

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 at 6:29 am

Pella’s street maintenance department says they’re prepared for the winter storm that is moving into the region, but the combination of precipitation could pose some issues.

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Sales of Winter Wares Up as Residents Prepare for Weather

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 at 6:27 am

Area residents are preparing themselves for the wintry weather that will likely affect the region for the remainder of the week.

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Conservation Officer Urges Caution on Frozen Bodies of Water

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 6:25 am


The cold weather has formed ice on the surface of most bodies of water in Marion County, but anxious ice fishermen need to be cautions when trying to get out onto the water.

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