Kingsley, Iowa: Black Squirrel Town

Black squirrels have been the mascots of Kingsley for many years. Don't forget to pick up a black squirrel postcard while you're in town!

Main St., Kingsley, IA
Kingsley is 27 miles northeast of I-29 exit 144 in Sioux City, via US Hwy 20 and IA 140.
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Black Squirrel Town

We would like you to consider adding Kingsley, Iowa, to your list of places known for its black squirrels. My class is doing a project to help protect the black squirrels and came across your website. The black squirrel has been the town trademark for many years.

[Kingsley-Pierson TAG class, 11/21/2016]


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