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7,490-head facility approved in Humboldt County

September 21, 2016 By CHAD THOMPSON (cthompson@messengernews.net) , Messenger NewsHUMBOLDT – Thousands more hogs are coming to Humboldt County. Two building permits for livestock confinements were considered by the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors Monday. Peacock Farms LLC, of Iowa Falls, will be adding a new hog confinement with the capacity of 7,490 head, five […]

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Iowa Lakes awarded $1.7 million grant

ESTHERVILLE – A nearly $1.7 million grant has been awarded to Iowa Lakes Community College, which will help the institution to strengthen education through technology, curriculum and faculty development. The college has learned that its grant proposal titled “Raising Collaboration and Student Engagement through updated Technology, Redesigned Curriculum and Flexible Course Options” was approved by […]