KLEM News PM Update October 18, 2010
(LE MARS)--Open burning could be restricted in Plymouth County this fall.
Volunteer fire fighters in Plymouth County spent many hours over the weekend fighting field fires. The Sheriff's Office Communication Center fire logs lists field fires or calls to assist other departments with field fires for Remsen, Kingsley, Oyens, and Merrill Departments.
Dry conditions have fueled the fall harvest-time fires. According to KLEM Radio weather records, the last rainfall was September 25th when six-tenths of an inch was recorded.
The Plymouth County Board of Supervisors tomorrow (Tuesday) is slated to discuss possible county burn restrictions due to dry conditions. The new business is on the agenda for the board's meeting at 9:30 tomorrow morning.
I-29 meeting set for Tuesday
(SIOUX CITY)--Plans to reconstruct Interstate 29 in downtown Sioux City will be discussed at an informational meeting tomorrow (Tuesday).