Harmony News


07/14/2018 10:00 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Niagara Cave: A backyard 'bucket list' destination 

"Each cave is unique around the world," Bishop said, "but there are a lot of special features at Niagara Cave that make it stand out." Those unique features that helped the southern Minnesota cave snag the top spot include its 60-foot waterfall, underground river and exposed fossils, which date back 450 million years.


07/12/2018 04:06 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Construction error delaying new exit ramp on I-35 at Ames 

Iowa Transportation Department engineer Scott Dockstader told KCCI-TV that support beam piers for the new westbound exit onto U.S. Highway 30 at Ames were built too high. Workers have to jackhammer off the tops and pour new concrete to the correct height.


07/03/2018 02:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
SE Minnesota hog farm critics seek full environmental review 

Residents near a proposed large-scale hog farm in Fillmore County want Gov. Mark Dayton's administration to order a full environmental review. Waukon, Iowa-based Catalpa wants to build a 4,980-sow piglet-producing facility about 10 miles east of Harmony.


06/28/2018 02:18 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Fillmore County residents request 'yes to EIS' 

THE COMBINATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE 90S AND OPPRESSIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL RESULT IN AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES GENERALLY FROM 100 TO 110 FRIDAY, AND 95 TO 105 SATURDAY. JUST ONE-HALF HOUR EXPOSURE TO THIS HIGH HEAT COULD RESULT IN HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.


06/26/2018 07:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
13 years later, 'good dudes' break ground for distillery 

From left to right, owners Andy Craig, Jim Simpson and Larry Tammel break ground on Harmony Spirits. Harmony Spirits is scheduled to finish building in July and start selling in August.