Nov 1, 2013
Ash borer quarantine covers Eastern Iowa
A 25-county quarantine of ash products and firewood was announced Friday in an effort to slow the spread of the emerald ash borer.
Iowa City Press-Citizen
Arrests for Oct. 31
Alex Todd Spenner, 20, of Mount Pleasant was arrested for possession of a controlled substance at 12:23 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, at Gilbert and Jefferson streets in Iowa City.
Mechanicsville Considers Chopping Ash Borer Trees, DNR Expects Spread
Officials in Mechanicsville said Wednesday they'll discuss how to handle their invasive beetle problem next week.
Gomers - What's going wrong
REDUCED ACCESS: It's ironic that during the government shutdown that began last week over the congressional budget impasse, our senators and representatives, including those from Iowa, are less accessible to public input because most have closed some or all of their offices and many staff have been idled.
Iowa State University
Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Cedar County, Iowa
Emerald Ash Borer has been positively identified in a residential tree in the city of Mechanicsville in northern Cedar County, making this the fourth location where the invasive beetle has been found in Iowa.