ISU Extension & Outreach Holding Pest Control Operators Course in Pocahontas

Pocahontas County Extension is offering an Instruction Course next month.

The ISU Extension and Outreach’s Pocahontas County office will be hosting a Pest Control Operators Continuing Instruction Course (CIC) on Wednesday, December 6th. The course will run from 9-11:30 am and will cover topics including personal protective equipment and safe handling; storage of pesticides; pests, pest management, and pesticides.

Pre-registration is required and costs $70. To register or gain more information, call the ISU Extension and Outreach Pocahontas County office at (712)-335-3103.



May unenployment holds at 2.8%

The jobs numbers are out for May and Iowa Workforce Development director, Beth Townsend, says they are positive. “The unemployment rate