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Haitian Art Conference in Waterloo (yes, Waterloo), Iowa

Haitian Art Conference in Waterloo (yes, Waterloo), Iowa

Treasure trove By MELODY PARKER, Courier Arts / Special Sections Editor WATERLOO — One might expect the largest public collection of Haitian art in the United States would be tucked away in an art center in New York, Chicago or other big American city. Not…

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Flooding in Missouri along the Mississippi

Flooding in Missouri along the Mississippi

Ellsberry, Foley and Clarksville, MO Friday, 20 June 08 I decided to take a drive north of St. Louis to witness the power of the river.  Words can’t quite describe the sights )and smells) of the destruction.  But the spirit of the people, the volunteers,…

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More midwest flooding news

More midwest flooding news

(from Terri Yoho, John Michael Kohler Museum of Art) Kelly,  We have heard that Dr. Evermor’s Forevertron is flooded, and I plan on calling Tom today. Prairie Moon is fine–no problem with the Mississippi in that part of the state. Areas around Painted Forest are horribly…

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News from the Iowa floods

News from the Iowa floods

Here is the word from Bill Angrick, the Ombudsman for the state of Iowa… Kelly, It has been tragic for many and a challenge for most.  Personally our property has had some lower level flooding where the creek is about a 100 yards back of…

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