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NOVI, Mich., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) today announced that Krista Tanner will join the company on Nov.
Open House Scheduled for October 11, 11 a.m.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Oct.
Leadership to focus on regulatory compliance, advanced alcohol monitoring technology and customer service DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct.
A fun-filled family day of KIDZMANIA at the Crossroads Mall in Fort Dodge is planned for the second year by Linking Families and Communities and the United Way.
Basic Toiletry Items Needed for Kids Served by Orchard Place Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Orchard Place, mental health experts for Iowa’s
The State of Iowa will get a high tech, integrated EMS and trauma data system from Minnesota-based ImageTrend, Inc.
Recipient is one of only 30 U.S.
FOX KDSM-TV will broadcast the award-winning health and medical show in Des Moines, Iowa and vicinity in October. CORAL
KIDZMANIA is a family event held at the Crossroads Mall in Fort Dodge designed to showcase local services and products available to children and families in a fun festival atmosphere as well as
This past weekend we saw a massive line of storms impact large areas of the country from Iowa to Maryland in what is known as a Derecho. What is a Derecho? The best way to define this weather feature is by describing a large mass of t-storms combining together to form an elongated region of storms which can create intense surface winds that can blow in excess of 60mph reaching well into the 100 plus mph range. These winds are also known as straight line winds. What happens is, as these...
If you look at our weather map above you see a warm front extending from Iowa into the Great Lakes region. What a warm front does is separate warm air from cool air. On the north side of the front the temps will be about 15-20 degrees cooler than on the south side of the front. The warm front is depicted on a weather map as having red half circles. The reason for using half circles it to show that advancing of the warm air from the south. Winds ahead of the warm front are from the...
Symbol: RIIO Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Rinodina (Ach.) A. Gray – rinodina lichen Species Rinodina iowensis Zahlbr. – Iowa rinodina lichen
Symbol: LEIO Group: Lichen Family: Lecanoraceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Lecanoraceae Genus Lecanora Ach. – rim lichen Species Lecanora iowensis Fink – Iowa rim lichen
Symbol: ELIO Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ELMOP3 ×Elymordeum montanense (Scribn.) Bowden var. pubescens Bowden ELIO2 ×Elytesion iowense (Pohl) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey Distribution: ×ElyhordeumiowensePohl [Elymus villosus × Hordeum jubatum] distribution:USA(IA, MT, ND, NE) Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants...
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.