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Board and Commission Appointees

Des Moines, IA (KICD) — Governor Branstad announced appointments to Iowa’s board and commissions.

Governor announced that Bernie Van Roekel of Spirit Lake has been appointed to the Volunteer Service Commission. Janet Stauss of Okoboji and Stacy Kramer of Hawarden were elected to the Iowa Council for Early ACCESS. Lisa Rockhill of Rock Rapids was elected to the Development Disabilities Council. Wayne Dykstra of Orange City was elected to the Nonpublic School Advisory Committee. Janine Calsbeek of Orange City was elected for the Arts Council. The appointments are effective (Today) Tuesday and are not subject to Iowa Senate confirmation.

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Influenza Carcass Disposal and Depopulation

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Efforts are underway to dispose of bird carcasses killed by the Avian Influenza.

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Path To Southwest Spencer Businesses

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Highway 71

Many businesses on the southwest end of Spencer are seeing less traffic due to the Highway 71 detour.

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Avian Influenza Friday

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Two more probable cases of highly pathogenic avian Influenza have been found in Iowa.

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Spencer Rusty Water

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Spencer residents may be dealing with some rusty water over the next few days.

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Bird Flu State of Disaster Extended

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Des Moines, IA (KICD) — The State of Disaster Emergency connected to the avian flu outbreak has been extended. Iowa…