Correctional Officer Charged

Correctional Officer Charged

LeMars, Iowa -- A Plymouth County Correctional Officer has been terminated, and faces criminal charges, following an investigation by the Plymouth County Sheriff's Office. Plymouth County Sheriff Mike Van Otterloo says that on September 9th he received a complaint from a member of the correctional staff ...

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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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Sheldon Firefighters Stage Outside Children's World

UPDATED 3:50 pm 9/15 - Gas Leak Evacuates Children's World In Sheldon

Sheldon, Iowa – A gas leak forced the evacuation of Sheldon's community daycare center, Children's World, Monday afternoon. Around 1:40 Monday afternoon Sheldon firefighters were paged to Children's World for the report of a gas leak at the facility. The building was evacuated, with students moved ...

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Sioux Center Man Injured In Accident Near Le Mars

Sioux Center Man Injured In Accident Near Le Mars

Le Mars, Iowa -- A Sioux Center man was taken to the hospital after an accident north of Le Mars involving a fuel tanker and heavy equipment. The Plymouth County Sheriff's Office reports that about 6:35 AM, 68-year-old Roger Droog of Alton was driving a 2006 ...

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As Leaves Begin To Fall, So Do Gasoline Prices In Iowa

Statewide, Iowa — Fall arrives next week and gasoline prices are falling in Iowa. Gail Weinholzer, at Triple-A Iowa, says …

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Correctional Officer Charged

LeMars, Iowa — A Plymouth County Correctional Officer has been terminated, and faces criminal charges, following an investigation by the …

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2014 Orab Homecoming Court

Sheldon, Iowa — It’s Homecoming week at Sheldon High School, and festivities kick off with the coronation of homecoming royalty …

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Sheldon Civic Music Association Concert Series Starts Sunday

Sheldon, Iowa — The Sheldon Civic Music Association 2014-15 season begins this Sunday (September 21st) with a concert by the …

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Minnesota Accident Claims Two Lives

Fulda, Minnesota – Two people were killed and four injured in an accident near Fulda, Minnesota.
The Minnesota State Patrol …


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GPAC Volleyball Players-of-the-Week

Northwestern College Libero Alexis Bart is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Volleyball Defensive Player-of-the-Week. Bart, a senior from Sheldon helped …

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Iowa’s Youth and Disabled Hunter Deer Season Begins Saturday

The Iowa deer hunting tradition will be passed on to about 10,000 youths who are participating in the youth deer …

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Tree Stand Safety as Deer Seasons Approach

With Iowa’s bow season just days away, hunters are in the final stages of preparation; adjusting tree stand locations, cutting …

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Sports Scores From Monday September 15th

Sioux Center swept the West Lyon Cross Country invite at Lake Pajoha Monday afternoon. The boys outdistanced Lennox South Dakota …

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Alexis Conaway Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week

Iowa State freshman middle blocker Alexis Conaway has been named the Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Week. The …


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Perry Mogler

Perry Mogler, age 45 of Lester, IA died Monday September 15th, 2014 at his home near Lester after a three …

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Harold Hatting

Harold B. Hatting age 89 of Ashton, IA died Sunday, September 14, 2014 at the Sibley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center …

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Darrell DeBoom

Darrell DeBoom, age 86, of Primghar, Iowa passed away on Friday, September 12, 2014 at the Prairie View Home in …

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Juleen Hofland

Juleen Hofland, age 77 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, IA on Wednesday, …

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Western Christian Tailgate

The Western Christian High School booster club is hosting a tailgate party sponsored by Iowa State Bank on Friday, September …