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Message Monday - We only need one Hulk - control road rage

Monday, April 23, 2018

You’re not Dr. Bruce Banner. Only the Incredible Hulk’s strength increases as his anger rises. When ordinary people get angry, they make questionable decisions that can have tragic consequences. Aggressive drivers tend to speed, tailgate, make unsafe lane changes, and run red lights or stop signs. Any one of these behaviors deliberately puts people and property at risk. Anger is a natural emotion. It’s how you manage it that makes all the difference. Staying calm behind the wheel can save...

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Northbound Interstate 35 traffic pattern change begins Friday, May 4 in Decatur County #iatraffic

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

CHARITON, Iowa – April 25, 2018 – Northbound traffic on Interstate 35 in Decatur County will be shifted to a head-to-head pattern in the southbound lanes beginning at 7 a.m. Friday, May 4, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Chariton construction office. The traffic pattern change is necessary to allow for grading and paving of the northbound lanes from just north of U.S. 69 to just south of Iowa 2. The work zone is expected to be in place...

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