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Message Monday- Don't be a buck, you're not in rut. Watch for deer.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Any Midwesterner worth his/her salt knows that crazy deer are out to get you this time of year. The deer rut, for those who haven’t experienced it, it simply deer mating season. Male deer known as bucks, seem to lose their minds and have been known to run blindly into oncoming traffic chasing a female. And, of course, there are the females running away from the bucks and not paying particular attention to where they are going either. When you’re...

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Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Ames Nov. 13

Friday, November 9, 2018

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 9, 2018 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames. Business meeting agenda Tuesday, Nov. 13 Time Title Presenter 1:30 *Approve Minutes of the Oct. 9, 2018, Commission Meeting Danielle Griggs, Commission secretary, 515-239-1919 Commission Comments Staff Comments *Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – City of Nevada Craig Markley, director, Office of...

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