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Walleye Season Opens May 7 on Iowa’s Great Lakes

Walleye Season Opens May 7 on Iowa’s Great Lakes

The 140th walleye fishing season officially opens May 7 at Spirit Lake, East and West Okoboji lakes. “The lake temperatures have been on a wild ride this spring, but the warm and sunny forecast this week should help improve fishing by the weekend,” said fisheries biologist ...

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Sheldon Native Publishes Book

Sheldon, Iowa -- A Sheldon native has just released his first book.  The tome, called "That College Book", is designed to give people entering college a perspective about what college life, and what comes after, is all about. The book's author, Tim Snyder, says the book is ...

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Summer Lunch Program Needs Volunteers, Donations

Summer Lunch Program Needs Volunteers, Donations

Sheldon, Iowa -- It's about this time of year when school children begin looking forward to.......summer vacation.  In addition to weeks of summer fun, summer vacation from school is also the time when many children in Sheldon don't always get the nourishing meals they need. ...

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May 6th, 2016 - 1:30 pm
May Is Trauma Month, Good Time To Give Blood

Northwest Iowa — May is the unofficial start of the summer season, and is also the time set aside to …

May 6th, 2016 - 12:15 pm
Now Is A Great Time To Build A House In Sheldon

Sheldon, Iowa — If you’ve been thinking about building a new house in Sheldon, there has never been a better …

May 6th, 2016 - 9:45 am
Some Flooded Fields May Need Replanting

Northwest Iowa — More than half of the area’s corn crop has been planted, but some northwest Iowa farmers are waiting to …

May 5th, 2016 - 6:30 pm
Flags To Half Staff For Peace Officer Memorial Ceremony

Des Moines, Iowa — This Friday, May 6th is the date for the annual Iowa Peace Officer Memorial Ceremony.

The ceremony …


May 6th, 2016 - 10:01 am
Sports Scores From Thursday May 5th

Northwest Iowa — It was a busy day for golf, track and soccer in northwest Iowa Thursday. Orab golf teams …

May 6th, 2016 - 8:00 am
Orab Youth Flag Football League Set for the Fall

Sheldon Iowa — A new program for 3rd and 4th grade footballers is set to launch this fall in Sheldon.
That’s …

May 5th, 2016 - 6:51 pm
Sports Schedule for Friday May 6th

Northwest Iowa — Soccer and golf high light a limited high school sports schedule for this Friday. West Sioux and …

May 4th, 2016 - 2:30 pm
GPAC Softball Tourney Opens Wednesday

Sioux City, Iowa – The two brackets for the 2016 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Postseason Softball Tournaments are set. …


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Pearl Kruger

Pearl Kruger, age 90 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Sibley, IA died Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Glen Haven Home …

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Vernon Steinke

Vernon Steinke, age 98, of Sibley, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at the Country View Manor in …

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Barbara Johnson

Barbara Johnson, age 72 of Sibley, IA died Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley, IA.
Memorial …

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Louise Graves

Louise Graves , age 89 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at the Sanford Sheldon Medical Center in Sheldon, IA on …

Police Blotter

May 6th, 2016 - 2:45 pm
Orange City Police Called To Early Morning Disturbance

Orange City, Iowa — An Illinois man was arrested in Orange City in early morning hours on Friday, May 6th.
The …

May 6th, 2016 - 11:00 am
Man Leads Officers On Chase Around & Through Sanborn

Sanborn, Iowa — A Hartley man faces a laundry list of traffic charges, following a pursuit through O’Brien County Thursday …

May 6th, 2016 - 8:30 am
Hospers Man Hits Deer

Alton, Iowa — A Hospers man struck a deer on the morning of Tuesday, May 4th near Alton.
The Sioux County …

May 5th, 2016 - 4:00 pm
Rock Valley Man Facing Felony Drug Charges

Rock Valley, Iowa — A Rock Valley man faces felony drug charges after an arrest earlier this week.

The Rock Valley …