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My Water has Manganese? What does that mean for me.

What is Manganese? As an essential nutrient, Manganese is an element found in many foods such as nuts, seeds, tea, whole grains and leafy green vegetables. It’s also recognized as a normal part of a healthy diet for many living…

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What is Backflow? How can I prevent it?

Central States Water Resources (CSWR) is committed to supplying homes and businesses with safe, reliable water every day. But the only way to ensure your water services remain completely free of harmful chemicals or contamination is to protect pipes from…

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How Are Hurricanes Categorized?

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has predicted that the 2021 hurricane season will be above average in both number of storms, as well as damage done again, with a forecast of 15-21 named storms. The average number of…

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Summer Water Conservation: 6 Smart Tips

Water is an essential part of life, our health and the environment around us. With warm temperatures, we all like to stay cool whether it’s going for a swim or enjoying a cold beverage. But, the average person uses more…

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