Update: Volunteers to work on playscape tomorrow
As reported last night, 3M is donating $30,000 to the Red Rock Lake Association on Monday to aid in the development of a natural playscape at North Overlook at the lake. A volunteer service day has been confirmed for Saturday.
3M to donate to Lake Association
Matt Kissinger with the Red Rock Lake Association has informed us that 3M will present the organization with a grant of $30,000 on Monday morning.
Some trees can be pruned in winter
Many homeowners may not know that pruning trees in the winter can benefit some trees.
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US Army Corps of Engineers Preparing for Possible Shutdown
If a federal government shutdown occurs, effective Tuesday, Oct. 1, all Corps-operated campgrounds, day-use parks and boat ramps will close
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Lake Red Rock Update
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Fish at Central Park
The Pella Parks and Recreation Department has created a new flower bed at Central Park, in which they hope to take you under the sea.
Vision Iowa grant sought for sports park
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Weather forces road closures
Marion County Engineer Roger Schletzbaum has closed several area roads around the county, due to concern of flooding.
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