NCC/KIWA Thunder Road Race

Sheldon, Iowa -- The 4th Annual NCC/KIWA Thunder Road Race is scheduled for Saturday October 24th.  Pre-race warm-up will be held in the Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center on the NCC Campus beginning at 8:30 am. 1 mile Fun Run/Walk • 5k Run/Walk • 10k Run All ...

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Sheldon Middle School Band Needs Your Help

Sheldon Middle School Band Needs Your Help

Sheldon, Iowa -- The Sheldon Middle School Band Program has a problem.  They have more students interested in learning an instrument than they have available instruments for them to play.  As a result, the band department has launched a Musical Instrument Drive to try and ...

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You Can Help Sheldon Get A Grant For Trail Planning

Sheldon, Iowa -- The City of Sheldon and the Sheldon Rec Trails Committee is in the running for a $10,000 grant from the Wellmark Foundation to help plan trails. Greta Giese wrote the grant application for the "Community Kickstarter Grant" from Wellmark, and she tells us ...

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October 5th, 2015 - 4:18 pm
Liquid Manure Flow Extinguishes Tractor Fire

Paullina, Iowa – It’s not the normal use for liquid manure, but the fertilizer ended up being one of the …

October 5th, 2015 - 2:14 pm
CRP Now Available For Grasslands

Northwest Iowa — Northwest Iowa farmers who agree to use sustainable grazing practices may be eligible to take part in the …

October 5th, 2015 - 2:04 pm
EPA Offers Grants To Upgrade School Buses

Sheldon, Iowa — Iowa school districts are being encouraged to apply for federal funding to replace old school buses that emit …

October 5th, 2015 - 1:43 pm
Sanford Sheldon Recommends Flu Shots

Sheldon, Iowa — Flu season is on the way. And the Centers for Disease Control say that an annual flu …


October 5th, 2015 - 2:56 pm
2015 NAIA Football Coaches’ Top 25 Poll – No. 4

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) claims the No. 1 ranking in the fourth regular-season edition of the NAIA …

October 5th, 2015 - 11:35 am
Radio Iowa High School Football Poll 10/5/15

Northwest Iowa — There were some notable changes in the polls this week. A breakout season for Cherokee has resulted …

October 3rd, 2015 - 8:10 am
Sports Scores From Saturday October 3rd

Northwest Iowa — A pair of volleyball tournaments and some key college football games highlighted the sports schedule for Saturday.
Estherville …

October 3rd, 2015 - 7:05 am
Sports Scores from Friday October 2nd

Northwest Iowa — Week 6 of the high school football season one again featured double header broadcast coverage on KIWA …


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Leona Scheerhoorn

Leona Scheerhoorn , age 94 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at her home in Sanborn on Monday, October 5, 2015.
A …

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Janice Ewert

Janice Ewert , age 65 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley, IA on Sunday, …

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Donald Schwarz

Donald A. Schwarz, age 69, of Ashton, Iowa passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at his home in Ashton, …

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Herbert “Herb” Arthur Reekers

Herbert “Herb” Arthur Reekers age 87, of Sheldon, Iowa passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at the Sanford Sheldon …

Police Blotter

October 5th, 2015 - 9:46 am
Little Rock Woman Hits Parked Car

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A Rock Rapids woman was distracted and struck a parked vehicle in Rock Rapids on Sunday, …

October 4th, 2015 - 9:53 am
Akron Woman Hits Deer

Chatsworth, Iowa — An Akron woman hit a deer a half mile north of Chatsworth on Thursday, October 1st.
The Sioux …

October 4th, 2015 - 9:50 am
Man Drives Through Railroad Construction Area

Maurice, Iowa — An Orange City man’s vehicle was damaged as well as a railroad crossing on Thursday, October 1st …

October 4th, 2015 - 9:33 am
Lane Change Leads To Accident

Sheldon, Iowa — The Sioux County Sheriff’s Department investigated a two vehicle accident south of Sheldon on Friday, October 2nd.
The …