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BPI agrees to pay $450,000 pollution penalty

April 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The EPA announced the settlement Tuesday, stating in a news release that BPI agreed to the penalty and to conduct third-party audits of its compliance with the Clean Air Act. Continue Reading

Iowa teen dies when thrown from pickup truck bed in Dakota Dunes

August 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) A 15-year-old Iowa girl died after she was thrown out of the bed of the pickup truck she was riding in. Continue Reading

Nonmembers of Dakota Dunes golf club upset at having to pay for levee on holes 17, 18

June 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Residents of the area built up around the Dakota Dunes Country Club are being asked to share the $2 million in flood repair costs even if they don’t belong to the club.
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Easter brings renewal on the Missouri River

April 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

If Easter is a time of renewal, then my home community and its sister city across the Missouri River are deep into the season. Continue Reading

‘Pink slime’ becomes rallying cry for activists

March 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Product made in Dakota Dunes is in at least half of the ground meat and burgers in the United States, one industry official estimates. Continue Reading

Dakota Dunes family finds bison bones in backyard

November 25, 2011 in The Daily Republic

DAKOTA DUNES (AP) A Dakota Dunes family forced to evacuate their home during this summer’s flooding has found a surprise in their backyard: bison bones. Continue Reading

Evacuated residents return to Dakota Dunes

September 16, 2011 in The Daily Republic

DAKOTA DUNES (AP) Dakota Dunes residents who evacuated in early June when the Missouri River began swelling out of its banks are finally heading back to their homes.
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Salvation Army to organize volunteers in Dakota Dunes

September 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

DAKOTA DUNES (AP) The Salvation Army is organizing an army of volunteers to help clean up the mess left by Missouri River flooding in the Dakota Dunes area.
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Dakota Dunes levee repaired, Exit One on I-29 re-opened

June 16, 2011 in The Daily Republic

DAKOTA DUNES Response workers are continuing to repair an erosion problem identified on a section of the Dakota Dunes levee Thursday morning.

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Residential traffic into Dakota Dunes has been delayed

June 16, 2011 in The Daily Republic

DAKOTA DUNES The scheduled resumption of residential traffic into Dakota Dunes today is being delayed due to repair work on a section of the southern levee.
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