Best of Living in Iowa 111

Jan 19, 2019 | 24 min

In this episode of the Best of Living in Iowa, we’ll revisit our story about saddle maker Russ Sebetka; Polk County Naturalist Lewis Major proposes a cure for cabin fever, and I venture into the wilderness to hunt for geodes.



For 16 seasons, Living in Iowa was an omnibus television series that illustrated what it meant to be "uniquely Iowan." Through compelling human interest stories, it provided snapshots of Iowans representing every walk of life. As part of its 50th anniversary, Iowa Public Television will revisit this popular series through The Best of Living in Iowa, a weekly program that features stories gathered from the archives of the original series. From this rich treasure trove of stories, viewers will relive moments from the past and be reminded of Iowa's unique heritage.