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Living History Farms Photography Day 2018 Changes

As you’ve probably seen, I am co-hosting a day of photography education on September 15th, which also WAS the same date as the 13th Annual Living History Farms’ Photography Day.  Why is this on the […]

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March 6, 2017 – A look back

The storm season started off with a vengeance one year ago today when a QLCS storm system moved across the state spawning 6 tornadoes across the Central Iowa area.  Including 2 in my home county […]

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Interesting Grass Fire

Recently on my way home from the big city I came upon a grass fire that was being attended to by several of the local fire departments (it was rather large).  Being that it was […]

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November 11, 2015 Knoxville, Iowa Tornado

November 11th is usually a day of Patriotism, Thanks, and Remembrance; and not usually a day associated with severe weather. By no means is a tornado in Iowa during the month of November unheard of. […]

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From Drought to Flooding

Memorial Day weekend 2013 will go down in Iowa as one of the wettest ever! Iowa has been locked in an active, wet pattern for the past several days that has resulted in some portions […]

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Downtown Fire

Approximately 1:45 CDT today, one of the buildings in downtown Knoxville caught fire. Looks like the upstairs portion of the building caught fire and then spread. 4 different FD’s were on scene along with Knoxville […]

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