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Message Monday - Drive sober, not shaken or stirred

Monday, June 19, 2017

Here’s something I bet you didn’t know – it’s National Martini Day. In true James Bond fashion, a good Martini is shaken, not stirred. A good driver is always sober. In the United States, statistics show someone dies in a crash involving a drunk driver every 51 minutes. In 2016, 405 people died on Iowa highways. Of those, 120 died due to the bad choices made by an impaired driver. Think about it, we could cut Iowa traffic deaths by...

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Next phase of construction on Iowa 3 in downtown Waverly begins June 26 #iatraffic

Thursday, June 22, 2017

MASON CITY, Iowa – June 22, 2017 – The next phase of construction for the Iowa 3 reconstruction project in Waverly will require shifting traffic to the new outside lanes in the downtown area starting Monday, June 26, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Mason City construction office. Flaggers and a pilot car will direct traffic through a single-lane work zone from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, June 26, until Friday, June 30. Traffic will be...

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