Iowa Public Television

 

Stories Tagged "Massachusetts"

Displaying 1 to 6 of 6 results.

Utility Linemen Brave Cold, Ice To Restore Power

posted on December 27, 2013 at 12:34 PM

The storm has been blamed for 17 deaths in the U.S. and 10 in Canada. Five people apparently died from carbon monoxide poisoning tied to using generators. Full Story

Cambridge, Mass. mayor considers large soda ban

posted on June 22, 2012 at 4:57 PM

The mayor of Cambridge, Mass., has proposed limiting the size of soda and sugar-sweetened beverages sold in city restaurants. Full Story

FAA felt offshore wind farm pressure

posted on June 22, 2012 at 4:54 PM

Internal documents indicate Federal Aviation Administration employees felt political pressure to approve a wind farm planned off Cape Cod. Full Story

Cranberry Industry Enters New Era with Familiar Challenges

posted on November 23, 2011 at 4:09 PM

Cranberry Industry Enters New Era with Familiar Challenges
Few harvests can match the stark beauty and rich color of cranberries in the American northeast. Full Story

Cranberry Industry Enters New Era with Familiar Challenges

posted on November 19, 2010 at 4:11 PM

Cranberry Industry Enters New Era with Familiar Challenges
Stretching across 14,000 acres of annually-flooded fields, Massachusetts farmers are 2nd in the nation in cranberry production and the red fruit accounts for nearly one-fifth of the state’s entire farm production revenue. Full Story

Mass. Cape Wind Gets Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

posted on April 30, 2010 at 9:04 AM

BOSTON (AP) -- With federal approval behind them, developers of what would be the nation's first offshore wind farm still have a tough journey ahead before finally producing power in the waters off Cape Cod. Full Story

Displaying 1 to 6 of 6 results.