Close, But No Cigar For NCC Pickup Parade

Sheldon, Iowa — It was close to a world record but the Northwest Iowa Community College Pickup Truck parade in Sheldon today wasn't the world's longest. The record was 346, NCC had only 315 pickups show up. That, according to NCC President Dr. Aletha Stubbe. Other events ...

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Sheldon Cops To Burglary Suspect: GOTCHA!!!

Sheldon, Iowa -- A two month-long investigation into several business burglaries in Sheldon has resulted in the arrest of a Sheldon man. Sheldon Police say that on Wednesday, October 15th, at approximately 9:30 PM, officers from their department executed a search warrant at 602 6th Avenue at ...

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UPDATE: Sapp Sentenced To 100 Years In Prison

UPDATE: Sapp Sentenced To 100 Years In Prison

Orange City, Iowa -- Rochelle Sapp, the in-home daycare provider who was charged with causing the death of an Orange City toddler last year has been sentenced to 100 years in prison following a plea agreement announced this morning in Orange City. The 34-year old Sapp ...

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Area Employment Opportunities

Several job openings currently exist with various employers around the KIWA listening area.  For a complete listing, click the image below.

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NCC Thunder Road Race

Northwest Iowa Community College will be holding their 3rd annual NCC Thunder Road Race on October 25, 2014 at 9 am. Brought to you by Northwest Iowa Community College's Foundation. Proceeds from this event will go towards creating and sustaining NCC student scholarships. The event will include a ...

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News


October 22nd, 2014 - 4:31 pm | Comments Off
Democratic Candidate For Iowa Governor Visits Northwest Iowa

Hatch (head of table) talks with potential voters at Sheldon’s Prairie Queen Bakery
Sheldon, Iowa — The crowd was small but …

October 22nd, 2014 - 2:35 pm | Comments Off
Fire In Worthington Claims Mobile Home, Dog

Worthington, Minnesota — A fire in Worthington yesterday destroyed a mobile home. A dog was lost in the fire as …

October 22nd, 2014 - 1:53 pm | Comments Off
Close, But No Cigar For NCC Pickup Parade

Sheldon, Iowa — It was close to a world record but the Northwest Iowa Community College Pickup Truck parade in …

October 22nd, 2014 - 8:33 am | Comments Off
Schouten Unveils New State Emergency Messaging System

Des Moines, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management rolled out a new statewide electronic notification …

October 22nd, 2014 - 8:19 am | Comments Off
Independent US Senate Candidate Rick Stewart In NW Iowa Today

Northwest Iowa — Rick Stewart — the independent candidate for US Senate running vs Joni Ernst and Bruce Braley — …

Sports


October 22nd, 2014 - 9:14 am | Comments Off
Tachikara-NAIA Volleyball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll – No. 7

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the seventh time in as many weeks, Rocky Mountain (Mont.) garners the No. 1 ranking …

October 22nd, 2014 - 9:09 am | Comments Off
Qualifying for State Cross Country Thursday October 23rd

State Boy’s and Girls Cross Country Qualifiers for State will be held across the state today. Here’s where the area …

October 21st, 2014 - 9:10 pm | Comments Off
Sports Scores from Tuesday October 21st

It was opening night on the road to Cedar Rapids and the State Volleyball Tournament with opening round games in …

October 21st, 2014 - 1:44 pm | Comments Off
Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Volleyball Players-of-the-Week Announced

Setter- Kayla Bartman, Dordt College
For the 2nd consecutive week that Dordt College setter Kayla Bartman is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America …

October 21st, 2014 - 1:10 pm | Comments Off
Fall Is A Busy Time Outdoors

Des Moines, Iowa – Iowa’s Pheasant season begins Saturday and runs through Jan. 10. A harvest delayed by fall rain will …

Obituaries


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Joel Bjork

Joel C. Bjork 59 of Primghar and formerly of the Paullina, Iowa area passed away on Tuesday October 21, 2014 …

October 22nd, 2014 - 11:21 am | No Comments »
Derwood Getting

Derwood L. Getting, age 87 of Sibley, IA, formerly of Matlock, IA died Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at Country View …

October 22nd, 2014 - 11:00 am | No Comments »
Anna Hector

Anna May Hector, age 96 of Ellsworth, MN died Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at Sunrise At Johns Creek Assisted Living …

October 21st, 2014 - 2:00 pm | No Comments »
Merna Jacobs

Merna Jacobs, age 91 of Hartley, IA passed away at the Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley on Tuesday, October …

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KIWA Radio Shopper’s Page

KIWA RADIO SHOPPER’S PAGE
Call 712-324-2597 to purchase an item.
 RESTAURANTS
2 –  Jay’s Restaurant & Lounge               …

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2015 Orab Sheldon Community Schools Reunion

Save the date! The 2015 Orab Sheldon Community Schools Reunion will be Friday July 3rd, 2015 and Saturday July 4th, …

Basketball Registration

5th-6th grade youth basketball registration deadline is this Friday, October 24.

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NCC Thunder Road Race

Northwest Iowa Community College will be holding their 3rd annual NCC Thunder Road Race on October 25, 2014 at 9 …

 


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