Posts With Keyword ‘DNR’

Let’s Talk Pella – DNR Hunting Regulations

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

The Second Shotgun Deer Hunting Season ended in Iowa about a week ago, but other hunting seasons are ongoing.

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Deer Shotgun Season Regulation Reminders

Posted: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The second Shotgun Deer Hunting Season is currently underway in Iowa.

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Hunting Safety And Preparedness

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Last weekend was the Shotgun Deer Hunting Season opener.

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Hunter’s Safety Courses To Be Held In March

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Marion County Conservation Board, Marion County Sportsman’s Club and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources are planning the annual hunter’s safety courses for 2011.

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Hunter’s Safety Classes Set To Begin

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Marion County Conservation Board, Marion County Sportsman’s Club and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources are planning the annual hunter’s safety courses for 2011.

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DNR Urges Caution When Venturing Upon Ice at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

With yesterday’s warm weather and warm temperatures predicted again for today, the DNR is urging caution when venturing upon the ice at Lake Red Rock or in local ponds and rivers.

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Harvey Man Dies in Hunting Accident

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am


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A hunting accident Sunday evening near 305th and Dean in Mahaska County took the life of a Harvey man.

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Pella Police Makes New Hires

Posted: Sunday, October 24th, 2010 at 6:21 am

With former officer Eric Hoffman now with the Department of Natural Resources and Lt. John Van Haaften retiring in April of next year, the Pella Police Department has made two new hires.

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DNR Says the City Meets Their Sludge Application Requirements

Posted: Friday, September 24th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources recently conducted an investigation of the Knoxville Wastewater Treatment Plant after complaints were filed in regards to the transporting and application of sewage sludge that is spread on a piece of city owned land.

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Pella Council Approves Loans for Sewer Upgrades

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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A resolution authorizing the issuance of up to $4.8 million in Sewer Revenue Capital Loan Notes was approved at Tuesday night’s Pella City Council meeting.

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Pella Council Approves First Reading of Water and Sewer Rate Increases

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:25 am

The Pella City Council passed the first reading on an ordinance that would increase the city’s water utility and wastewater rates at this week’s meeting.

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Wildlife Biologist says Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer is Not Yet a Concern

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 6:23 am

The second shotgun season for deer closes this weekend, and again this fall the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has monitored the deer population for Chronic Wasting Disease.

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Hunting Accident in Marion County

Posted: Saturday, December 12th, 2009 at 4:17 pm

A man from Vinton suffered a non life-threatening injury when he apparently accidentally shot himself in the calf when holstering his handgun early Saturday afternoon while hunting. Marion County DNR Conservation Officer John Mertz says that the accident occurred near 140th and Hwy 14. The man who has yet to be identified was transported to Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines by Pella Ambulance. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office, the Iowa State Patrol, and the DNR responded. The DNR is continuing its investigation into the incident. KNIA KRLS will have more information as soon as it becomes official.

Council Approves West Area Relief Project

Posted: Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville City Council approved a $3.74 million sewer project Monday, in another step to meet mandates from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, or DNR.

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Knoxville Continues Work On Wastewater Plant

Posted: Friday, November 6th, 2009 at 6:22 am

Knoxville officials continue to work with the Department of Natural Resources and other agencies to improve the city Wastewater Treatment Plant.

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Outdoor Sports Preparation This Weekend in Pella

Posted: Wednesday, September 9th, 2009 at 6:21 am

The Marion County Conservation Board and Theisen’s Home, Farm and Auto in Pella are teaming up to provide an educational opportunity this weekend to help prepare hunters and outdoor sportsmen and women for the fall seasons.

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