Council Bluffs


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Coun·cil Bluffs

 (koun′səl)
A city of southwest Iowa on the Missouri River opposite Omaha, Nebraska. Named for a meeting between Lewis and Clark and a group of Native Americans (1804), it grew as a railroad center.

Coun′cil Bluffs′


n.
a city in SW Iowa, across the Missouri River from Omaha, Neb. 56,700.
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Noun1.Council Bluffs - a town in southwest Iowa on the Missouri River across from OmahaCouncil Bluffs - a town in southwest Iowa on the Missouri River across from Omaha
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The train passed rapidly across the State of Iowa, by Council Bluffs, Des Moines, and Iowa City.
Soybean sales were light in areas east of the Mississippi River but a dealer in Council Bluffs, Iowa, reported some farmer interest in booking deals.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) -- Voters have approved a bond issue aimed at improving safety and security at Iowa Western Community College.
The World-Herald News Service reported out of Council Bluffs, Iowa, on May 31 about a group for female gun enthusiasts called The Well Armed Woman (WAW).
The projects include the final phase of an ongoing replacement of the company's 200+mile refined fuels pipeline between Billings and Glendive, MT and a new pipeline connection at Council Bluffs, LA.
A large tree-dwelling squirrel in North America, the eastern fox squirrel (Sciurus niger), is found throughout the eastern United States and includes, at the western edge of its range, Omaha, Nebraska and Council Bluffs, Iowa.
According to the Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil, the coffin belonged to the now-defunct Council Bluffs chapter of the International Order of Odd Fellows, which promotes anonymous giving to the poor, News.
Rick Perry kicked off the second leg of his Iowa tour today in Council Bluffs with a familiar companion: Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
The Council Bluffs, Iowa, metal-casting facility operated by Griffin Pipe Products Co.
The change could affect the Council Bluffs office slightly.
Wenzel) Kibbe, 50, formerly of West Brookfield died peacefully on Sunday, April 13, 2008 in Council Bluffs, IA after a short battle with cancer.
Armstrong Truck and Trailer in Akron, Ohio; and Peterbilt of Council Bluffs in Council Bluffs, Iowa.