Two CO2 pipelines charted for region

Serving ethanol plants in BV, Ida, Clay, Cherokee

Buena Vista and surrounding counties could be home to two carbon-capture pipelines slated to sequester a combined 17 million metric tons of liquid CO2 from area ethanol plants to underground storage locations in the northern U.S.  Preliminary project maps released by Summit Carbon Solutions and Navigator CO2 Ventures earlier this year show nearly 2,000 miles of pipeline that trek closely […]

Storm Lake school board talks masks, but no action

Cole: Don’t rule them out

Storm Lake Community School District will not immediately require face masks be worn at its facilities, but officials are pleased to once again have the ability to make that decision. Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a bill in May that banned school districts and local governments from requiring masks. That law was blocked Monday by a federal judge, triggering a new […]