Iowa yeast maker paying fine for alleged haz mat infractions

An eastern Iowa company has agreed to pay a fine to the Environmental Protection Agency over alleged hazardous waste violations. The EPA says Red Star Yeast Company of Cedar Rapids will pay nearly $38,000 in civil penalties to resolve the case. The agency says Red Star didn’t follow federal regulations in producing yeast “for baking […]

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Alberta Doerr Kautsch

Alberta Doerr Kautsch was called to her Heavenly home at the age of 99, on December 5, 2023, in Mason City,

Holiday train begins tour of Iowa

The Canadian Pacific Kansas City Railroad will be bringing its 25th annual Holiday Train program through northeastern Iowa today  and Friday.

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