rescue http://iowapublicradio.org en Acts of Kindness http://iowapublicradio.org/post/acts-kindness <p>Host Charity Nebbe celebrates acts of kindness by interviewing the people whose lives have been positively affected by others.</p><p></p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 20:13:07 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 33940 at http://iowapublicradio.org Acts of Kindness Rescue Ready http://iowapublicradio.org/post/rescue-ready <p>A study by Purdue University shows the overall death rate from accidents on American farms is declining, but the number of fatalities from grain bin entrapments has been stubbornly steady. The peak was 2010 in which 51 people, mostly teenagers died. Iowa&#39;s volunteer firefighters are getting updated&nbsp;training and new&nbsp;equipment in case a rescue is needed.</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 00:55:57 +0000 Pat Blank 30016 at http://iowapublicradio.org Rescue Ready