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Posted on: January 10, 2023

What is Human Trafficking?

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What Is Human Trafficking?

Human trafficking involves the use of force, fraud, or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act. Every year, millions of men, women, and children are trafficked worldwide – including right here in the United St...

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Posted on: January 1, 2023

Individuals Living with a Disability

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Important Considerations for Individuals Living with a Disability

A natural disaster is a terrifying event for anyone to experience. For elderly individuals, or those living with a disability, a natural disaster or local emergency can be that much...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

Emergency Shelter Designated in Newton

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Emergency Shelter Designated in Newton

 

Jasper County has had its share of severe weather causing significant and extended disruption of electrical power impacting the public’s safety and the well-being of citizens. It has been and continues to be...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Winter Weather Preparedness

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Winter Preparedness

Check road conditions before traveling at https://www.511ia.org/

Guides: Winter Driving and Winter Weather

Prepare Your House for Winter:

  1. Trim Tree Limbs - Make sure any tree limbs or branches surrounding your ho...
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Posted on: January 1, 2023

Resolve to Be Ready

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Resolve to Be Ready

January is a great time to plan ahead and make positive changes. As you make a list of resolutions for 2023, resolve to add a few that will help you prepare for emergencies and disasters. Remember, you don't need to enact all y...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccinations

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The Delta variant is surging in the United States. Vaccination is more urgent than ever. Getting vaccinated helps prevent severe illness, hospitalization, and death from COVID-19, including the Delta variant. It can also help reduce the spread...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Alert Iowa Sign Up

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Stay informed by Alert Iowa Sign Up signing up to receive community and weather alerts for Jasper County. Text JASPERIA to 67283 to receive alerts or click here Alert Iowa.

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