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New Emergency Alerting System In Use


Sibley, Iowa — A new type of emergency alert service is being launched in northwest Iowa. Osceola County Emergency Manager Dan Bechler tells us it’s called “ALERT Iowa”. He says there are actually two branches of the program. In the part that ...

Religion briefs: May 28


SIBLEY, Iowa — A pork loin picnic is planned for 5 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sibley. There will be games such as bean bag toss and ladder golf, as well as a campfire and display of tractors. Participants are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

Some Iowa farmers upset with government's bird flu response


SIBLEY, IA (AP) - Iowa farmers who have been dealing with thousands of dead chickens attracting flies for weeks are frustrated with the government's response to the ongoing bird flu outbreak. The Des Moines Register reports several chicken and turkey ...

Some Iowa farmers upset with government's bird flu response


SIBLEY, Iowa — Iowa farmers who have been dealing with thousands of dead chickens attracting flies for weeks are frustrated with the government's response to the ongoing bird flu outbreak. Several chicken and turkey farmers expressed their concerns at ...

Some Iowa farmers upset with government's bird flu response


SIBLEY, Iowa — Iowa farmers who have been dealing with thousands of dead chickens attracting flies for weeks are frustrated with the government's response to the ongoing bird flu outbreak. The Des Moines Register reports (http://dmreg.co/1F9pQUd ...

Bird flu frustrations


SIBLEY, Iowa - Iowa farmers who have been dealing with thousands of dead chickens attracting flies for weeks are frustrated with the government's response to the ongoing bird flu outbreak. Several chicken and turkey farmers expressed their concerns at ...

Poultry producers frustrated with bird flu response


A Massachusetts company has received temporary permits to set up portable incinerators in three Iowa countiesto help safely dispose of birds exposed to the avian flu virus. (Photo: AP file photo) SIBLEY, Iowa — Merlin DeGroot is stuck. He's had thousands ...

Poultry producers frustrated with bird flu response


SIBLEY, Ia. – Merlin DeGroot is stuck. He's had thousands of dead chickens sitting on his egg farm for weeks, attracting flies and smelling worse each day. "I don't know if you guys know what a Dumpster full of birds stinks like after four weeks," said ...

The Unusual Legacy of J. Ashley Sibley


The Smith Creek Archaeological Project is a new Penn Museum research project, conducting its first season in the field during the late spring of 2015. The Penn Museum’s social media coordinator, Tom S…

Where There’s Smoke Series #1-6 by Sibley Jackson #LGBT #Review


Tracy reviews Where There’s Smoke Series #1-6 by Sibley Jackson aka Caddy Rowland. Published February 2nd 2015- May 26th 2015 by Caddy Rowland, aprox. 300 pages in total.  These books were provided fr…

ALT-POSTR-MONDAY: THE BIRDS


I couldn’t let Psycho be the only Hitchcock film featured on A-P-S. Here’s hoping fans of The Birds will flock to these amazing posters. ALT-POSTR-MONDAY: THE BIRDSFiled under: ALT-POSTR-MONDAY Tagged…

The Promise of Stardust by Priscille Sibley


I picked up this book for two reasons, if I’m being honest: I liked the cover, and it was on clearance. I am so glad that I did, regardless. This is one of the most emotional novels I have ever read…

FRENCH TWINKS: Unleash sex in the kitchen (A powerful fuck in a crazy atmosphere) - XAVIER SIBLEY, VINCENT TYLE AND ANTHONY


Xavier Sibley, Vincent Tyle and Anthony are in the kitchen to ready to prepare a cake for Baptist's 18th birthday. While they are busy with their recipes, things will quickly slip into a crazy food fi…

FRENCH TWINKS: Baptiste wants more (Baptiste and Xavier Sibley enjoy the medical office)


As the young Baptiste has barely finished getting fucked by Dr. Jordan Fox, when Xavier Sibley alerted by noises enjoyment bursts into the doctor's office and instantly understands how his buddy's kin…

IBM blends scale-out with enterprise grade in Power servers | #IBMEdge


Enterprise-class systems have comprised the heart of IBM’s Power Systems products for years. “Clients depend on Power as their system of record,” said Steve Sibley, VP of IBM’s Power Enterprise Syste…

Tales from the Field in Antarctica: Post 3


In the field for their current work in Antarctica is adjunct professor, Dr. Valerie Loeb (right) with the team’s blog writer, Jamie Sibley Yin. Dr. Valerie Loeb is an adjunct professor at Moss Landin…

Review & Giveaway for The Body in the Birches by Katherine Hall Page


The Body in the Birches: A Faith Fairchild Mystery Genre – COZY MYSTERY · Series: Faith Fairchild Mysteries (Book 22) · Hardcover: 240 pages · Publisher: William Morrow (May 12, 2015) · ISBN-13: …

Even in Paradise


Goodreads Summary: The Great Gatsby meets Looking for Alaska in this stunning debut novel. When Julia Buchanan enrolls at St. Anne’s at the beginning of junior year, Charlotte Ryder already knows al…




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Get a Homeland Security Job in SIBLEY IOWA

What You Need to Know

The Department of Homeland Security has unique career opportunities that will challenge your mind and reward your skills and talents. As a Homeland Security employee, you will help secure our borders, airports, seaports and waterways; research and develop the latest security technologies; respond to natural disasters or terrorists acts; and analyze intelligence reports.

Next Steps

  1. Find the Job Right for You. Find DHS jobs at dhs.usajobs.gov.

    You can also use USAJOBS through an Interactive Voice Response Telephone System
    phone: 703-724-1850
    TDD: 978-461-8404.

    From general mission support to law enforcement to immigration and travel security to prevention and response, exciting professional growth opportunities exist throughout the Department.

  • Mission support careers involve the following fields: medical, human resources, facilities, budget, procurement, science and technology, training, intelligence, planning and coordination, detection, civil rights, fraud detection and more.
  • Law enforcement careers offer positions in protection of the President, Vice President, their families, heads of state and other designated inpiduals; securing the nation’s borders and enforcing immigration laws; interagency law enforcement training; and enforcing economic, transportation and infrastructure security.
  • Immigration and travel security careers involve protecting the nation’s transportation systems, as well as overseeing lawful immigration to the U.S.
  • Prevention and response careers protect the public, environment and U.S. economic and security interests in any maritime region, as well as provide preparedness, protection, response, recovery and mitigation to reduce loss of life and property and protect the nation from all hazards are what these careers are all about.
  1. Read the Job Announcement. The announcement will provide you with information about job qualifications, duties, salary, duty location, benefits, and security requirements. Here you will be able to determine if your interests, education, and professional background make you a good candidate for the job.

A list of common terms is available to assist you in understanding Department job announcements.

Most Homeland Security jobs require U.S. citizenship and successful completion of a full background investigation and drug screening.

  1. Apply for the Job. Follow the instructions in the “How to Apply” section of each USAJOBS announcement (upper right tab). Instructions will guide you through the application process, providing you detailed information on the questions, forms, and format that must be addressed and used to capture your qualifications for the job. Submit all required documents and pay close attention to the application due date and application procedures, which will vary by job and the Department component.

    During the application process, veterans may be asked to identify Veterans Preference status.

    To post your resume online, apply to certain federal jobs, check on the status of your application, and receive automated job alerts, you must create a USAJOBS member account.

  2. Interview for the Job. The names of best-qualified candidates will be forwarded to the supervisor or hiring official. If you are one of the best-qualified candidates, the supervisor or hiring official may interview you in person or by telephone, or in rare cases may hire you based solely on your application materials. Selection procedures are subject to Federal Civil Service laws, which ensure that all applicants receive fair and equal treatment in the hiring process.

Tips

No matter where you are in your career - at the very beginning, transitioning to the federal government mid-career, or another stage in your professional life - the Department of Homeland Security has a place for you.

  • Student and Recent Graduate Job Opportunities - Learn about internships, fellowships and training programs available across the Department.
  • Experienced Professionals - Use your technical skills and management experience to contribute to the homeland security mission. Explore meaningful career opportunities today.
  • Retirees - The Department offers retirees meaningful work opportunities, including short- and long-term projects, on a part-time or flexible schedule.
  • Veterans - The Department is committed to recruiting and employing eligible veterans for suitable jobs.

LEARN MORE

Last Published Date: December 16, 2014

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Victms of discrimination in SIBLEY IOWA

The EEOC enforces the prohibitions against employment discrimination in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Equal Pay Act of 1963, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Sections 501 and 505 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Titles I and V of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), Title II of the Genetic Information Non-discrimination Act (GINA), and the Civil Rights Act of 1991. These laws prohibit discrimination based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, and genetic information, as well as reprisal for protected activity. The Commission´s interpretations of these statutes apply to its adjudication and enforcement in federal sector as well as private sector and state and local government employment.

The EEOC has held that discrimination against an inpidual because that person is transgender (also known as gender identity discrimination) is discrimination because of sex and therefore is covered under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. See Macy v. Department of Justice, EEOC Appeal No. 0120120821 (April 20, 2012), http://www.eeoc.gov/decisions/0120120821%20Macy%20v%20DOJ%20ATF.txt. The Commission has also found that claims by lesbian, gay, and bisexual inpiduals alleging sex-stereotyping state a sex discrimination claim under Title VII. See Veretto v. U.S. Postal Service, EEOC Appeal No. 0120110873 (July 1, 2011), http://www.eeoc.gov/decisions/0120110873.txt; Castello v. U.S. Postal Service, EEOC Request No. 0520110649 (Dec. 20, 2011), http://www.eeoc.gov/decisions/0520110649.txt.

While discrimination based on an inpidual´s status as a parent (prohibited under Executive Order 13152) is not a covered basis under the laws enforced by the EEOC, there are circumstances where discrimination against caregivers may give rise to sex discrimination under Title VII or disability discrimination under the ADA. See Enforcement Guidance: Unlawful Disparate Treatment of Workers with Caregiving Responsibilities, www.eeoc.gov/policy/docs/caregiving.html.

Federal government employees may file claims of discrimination under the Part 1614 EEO process on any of the bases covered under the laws EEOC enforces, and/or may also utilize additional complaint procedures described below.

Civil Service Reform Act

The Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 (CSRA), as amended, also protects federal government applicants and employees from discrimination in personnel actions (see "Prohibited Personnel Practices" http://www.opm.gov/ovrsight/proidx.asp) based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, political affiliation, or on conduct which does not adversely affect the performance of the applicant or employee -- which can include sexual orientation or transgender (gender identity) status. The Office of Special Counsel (OSC), www.osc.gov, and the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), www.mspb.gov, enforce the prohibitions against federal employment discrimination codified in the CSRA. For more information, see OPM´s Addressing Sexual Orientation Discrimination in Federal Civilian Employment at www.opm.gov/er/address2/guide01.htm, OPM´s Guidance Regarding the Employment of Transgender Inpiduals in the Federal Workplace at www.opm.gov/persity/Transgender/Guidance.asp, and OSC´s Prohibited Personnel Practices and How to File a Complaint at http://www.osc.gov/ppp.htm.

Executive Orders

Additionally, federal agencies retain procedures for making complaints of discrimination on any bases prohibited by Executive Orders reviewed below. For example, some lesbian, gay, and bisexual employees may file complaints under both the agency´s Executive Order complaint process (for sexual orientation discrimination) and 1614 process (for sex discrimination), as these are separate processes.

Executive Order 11478, section 1 (as amended by Executive Orders 13087 and 13152) provides:

It is the policy of the government of the United States to provide equal opportunity in federal employment for all persons, to prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, age, sexual orientation or status as a parent, and to promote the full realization of equal employment opportunity through a continuing affirmative program in each executive department and agency. This policy of equal opportunity applies to and must be an integral part of every aspect of personnel policy and practice in the employment, development, advancement, and treatment of civilian employees of the federal government, to the extent permitted by law.

Executive Order 13152 states that "status as a parent" refers to the status of an inpidual who, with respect to an inpidual who is under the age of 18 or who is 18 or older but is incapable of self-care because of a physical or mental disability, is: a biological parent, an adoptive parent, a foster parent, a stepparent, a custodian of a legal ward, in loco parentis over such inpidual, or actively seeking legal custody or adoption of such an inpidual. The Executive Order authorized OPM to develop guidance on the provisions of the Order.

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What do you know about abuse of women in SIBLEY IOWA ?

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Signs of abuse

It can be hard to know if you´re being abused. You may think that your husband is allowed to make you have sex. That´s not true. Forced sex is rape, no matter who does it. You may think that cruel or threatening words are not abuse. They are. And sometimes emotional abuse is a sign that a person will become physically violent.

Below is a list of possible signs of abuse. Some of these are illegal. All of them are wrong. You may be abused if your partner:

  • Monitors what you´re doing all the time
  • Unfairly accuses you of being unfaithful all the time
  • Prevents or discourages you from seeing friends or family
  • Prevents or discourages you from going to work or school
  • Gets very angry during and after drinking alcohol or using drugs
  • Controls how you spend your money
  • Controls your use of needed medicines
  • Decides things for you that you should be allowed to decide (like what to wear or eat)
  • Humiliates you in front of others
  • Destroys your property or things that you care about
  • Threatens to hurt you, the children, or pets
  • Hurts you (by hitting, beating, pushing, shoving, punching, slapping, kicking, or biting)
  • Uses (or threatens to use) a weapon against you
  • Forces you to have sex against your will
  • Controls your birth control or insists that you get pregnant
  • Blames you for his or her violent outbursts
  • Threatens to harm himself or herself when upset with you
  • Says things like, "If I can´t have you then no one can."

If you think someone is abusing you, get help. Abuse can have serious physical and emotional effects. No one has the right to hurt you.

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Healthy vs. unhealthy relationships

Sometimes a relationship might not be abusive, but it might have some serious problems that make it unhealthy. If you think you might be in an unhealthy relationship, you should be able to talk to your partner about your concerns. If you feel like you can´t talk to your partner, try talking to a trusted friend, family member, or counselor. Consider calling a confidential hotline to get the support you need and to explore next steps. If you´re afraid to end the relationship, call a hotline for help.

Signs of an unhealthy relationship include:

  • Focusing all your energy on your partner
  • Dropping friends and family or activities you enjoy
  • Feeling pressured or controlled a lot
  • Having more bad times in the relationship than good
  • Feeling sad or scared when with your partner

Signs of a healthy relationship include:

  • Having more good times in the relationship than bad
  • Having a life outside the relationship, with your own friends and activities
  • Making decisions together, with each partner compromising at times
  • Dealing with conflicts by talking honestly
  • Feeling comfortable and able to be yourself
  • Feeling able to take care of yourself
  • Feeling like your partner supports you

If you feel confused about your relationship, a mental health professional can help. Remember, you deserve to be treated with respect.

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