SALIX, Iowa (AP) - A submerged pickup truck has been found at Snyder Bend Park near Salix in northwest Iowa. A park ranger spotted the truck yesterday afternoon. Sergeant Don Armstrong of the Woodbury County Sheriff's Office says the truck's driver told officers he'd been ice fishing Saturday night when the ice started to break up beneath him and the truck.
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) - A 21-year-old man has been treated at a hospital and released after his snowmobile collided with another in a Mason City field. The accident happened Saturday evening on land owned by Ag Processing. Police say Devin Giese was snowmobiling with two other men when the collision occurred.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - Repairs and improvements on Council Bluffs river and creek levees could cost the city $50 million. The Daily Nonpareil says the estimate comes from a study on the work needed to repair river and creek levees to meet federal standards. City engineer Matt Cox says the improvements are needed to have the Federal Emergency Management Agency certify that the city's levee systems are adequate.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The chairman of Iowa's Republican Party will step down later this month once a replacement can be chosen. The Iowa GPO says A.J. Spiker has submitted his letter of resignation. The party will choose a new chairman on March 29th. Spiker plans to become a political adviser to U.S. Senator Rand Paul's political action committee.
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