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Flavors of Northwest Iowa scavenger hunt under way

July 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Farmers markets across northwest Iowa are open for business, offering consumers an opportunity to shop locally and see the variety of products in their own backyards. This year, Iowa State Extension has organized a scavenger hun…continue reading on dglobe.com

All in the details: Teens spend summer starting an auto detailing business

July 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

In the middle of a Dickinson industrial park is a renovated building, fully equipped with niceties and necessities, and above its door is a professionally designed sign for a new business that already has so much business the owners often work 12-hou…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

All in the details: Teens spend summer starting an auto detailing business

July 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

In the middle of a Dickinson industrial park is a renovated building, fully equipped with niceties and necessities, and above its door is a professionally designed sign for a new business that already has so much business the owners often work 12-hou…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

MVTV continuing its regional growth

July 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Sometimes, bigger isn’t better. 

MVTV Wireless is a small, local wireless phone, Internet and television provider serving a large portion of southwest and central Minnesota — a combined area of more than 20,000 square mile…continue reading on dglobe.com

Dickinson Park Board to consider golf course feasibility study

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Park Board will begin considering the possibility for an 18-hole golf course to be built in the city at its next meeting in August.
A landscape planning firm submitted a 78-page analysis to determine the economic viability of the propo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Continuing tradition: Taylor Horse Fest celebrates 21st year

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

TAYLOR — Hundreds of horse enthusiasts turned up for Taylor’s 21st annual Horse Fest Saturday.
The celebration of all things equine drew visitors and participants from as nearby as Gladstone and as far away as Switzerland.
Horse Fest started in…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A slice of Warm bread: Dickinson woman becomes known for her homemade breads

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

DICKINSON — Bonnie Warm, who years ago left a health-club career to stay home and raise children, often needs bread.

Really often.

So often does the Dickinson woman need it, that a frequent item on her supply list is the 2,500 pounds of grain …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Construction to close streets in Dickinson, cause traffic delays

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Drivers in Dickinson will see some delays next week due to construction-related road closures.
Starting Monday, construction-related activities will close the intersection of Fifth Street Southwest and Eighth Avenue Southwest. Traffic should return …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Police Blotter: Couple arrested for allegedly stealing U-Haul truck

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson Police officers responding to a domestic violence call Wednesday morning arrested a man and woman for theft of property.
Paul Kelley, 30, and Christina Ammann, 37, both of Dickinson, are facing Class B felony charges for allegedly taking a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Biofuel groups: Ethanol needs separate treatment in rail rules

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. ethanol industry pushed back on Wednesday against what they called a “one size fits all” approach to proposed federal rules for shipping fuel by rail, saying regulators must distinguish between the often corn-based biofuel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com