Archives for February 2015

Around Iowa: February 17

West Des Moines authorities were called to a major storage unit fire in the early hours of Tuesday morning. When crews arrived on the scene shortly after 4 a.m., flames and smoke were shooting from the unit’s roof. Firefighters were able to contain the fire but hotspots continued to smolder for hours. Although the unit […]


Beattie Law Firm: February Headlines Around Iowa

Last week Punxsutawney Phil, the nation’s most beloved seasonal forecaster, foretold six more weeks of winter, and he wasn’t messing around! With the icy temperatures and heavy snowfall we saw last week–we think that Phil might be right. Along with this winter weather were some weather-related accidents. On Friday there was a collision on I-35N, […]