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Weather-Related Announcements If you have weather related announcements please email KIWA at: newstips@kiwaradio.com Monday, January 16th NCC/LLRC -- Closed Cook's Cafe and Langer's -- Closed Fareway in Sheldon -- Closed Hardees of Sheldon -- Closed.  Will not open Tuesday until after 9:00 a.m. Due to the weather we will NOT HAVE A LIFEGUARD ...

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UPDATE:  Johnson Threatens To Sue Republicans Over Committee Assignments

UPDATE: Johnson Threatens To Sue Republicans Over Committee Assignments

Updated 1/13/17 - 3:15 pm Ocheyedan, Iowa -- Reaction is coming in to the threat by State Senator David Johnson of Ocheyedan to sue his Republican colleagues for denying him committee leadership assignments that he would have enjoyed had he not split from the GOP last ...

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The Eagle Has Landed

Sheldon, IA -- KIWA listener Jeff Wollmuth snapped this picture of a bald eagle during the noon hour today (Thursday, January 12th). The eagle was perched in a tree in the parking lot of Living Waters Church in Sheldon, located on old Highway 60. If you ...

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UPDATE: Six People Homeless In Aftermath Of Sheldon Blaze

Sheldon, Iowa -- Residents of two of the apartments evacuated due to an early Thursday morning fire in Sheldon have been allowed to return to their homes. Sheldon firefighters responded to a call at Valley View Village Apartments in Sheldon shortly after 4:30 Thursday morning when ...

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Winter Weather Advisory Till Midnight Tonight

Winter Weather Advisory Till Midnight Tonight

Northwest Iowa -- The icy winter weather system will be gradually moving out of the region tonight, followed by moderating temperatures on Tuesday. Wednesday through the rest of the work week looks to bring a January thaw, with plenty of upper 30s to mid 40s melting ...

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January 16th, 2017 - 8:25 pm
Paullina Man Arrested On Two Warrants

Spencer, Iowa — A Paullina man has been arrested in Spencer on two warrants.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office reports that …

January 16th, 2017 - 3:05 pm
Baker Township School Receives Grant

Sheldon, Iowa — A Sheldon organization that’s trying to preserve old country schoolhouses has received a grant.
The Sheldon Prairie Arts …

January 16th, 2017 - 1:50 pm
Big Changes Coming To Catholic Diocese Of Sioux City

Northwest Iowa — Nearly a year ago we told you about a restructuring plan being put together by the Catholic …

January 16th, 2017 - 12:35 pm
Grassley Lobbies For Northey For US Ag Secretary

Northwest Iowa — Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley is lobbying the second in command of the incoming Trump administration in favor …


January 16th, 2017 - 6:16 pm
Sports Schedule for Tuesday January 17th

Northwest Iowa — The Sheldon Orabs are at Sioux Center for a basketball doubleheader Tuesday night. We’ll bring you the …

January 15th, 2017 - 10:56 pm
Sports Schedule for Monday January 16th

Northwest Iowa — A limited varsity schedule for Monday was originally on the calendar including a trio of basketball doubleheaders …

January 14th, 2017 - 6:49 pm
Sports Scores from Saturday, January 14th

Northwest Iowa — The Sheldon South O’Brien wrestlers were a part of the large field for the LeMars invite Saturday.
Sheldon …

January 13th, 2017 - 10:14 pm
Boyden Hull and Sheldon Split Basketball Doubleheader

Sheldon Iowa — Sheldon and Boyden Hull split a Siouxland Conference doubleheader at Orab Gym Friday night. The Comets took …


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Donald Larson

Donald E. Larson, age 91, of Primghar, Iowa passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Prairie View Home in …

January 15th, 2017 - 6:00 pm | No Comments »
Vernon “Bud” Storm

Vernon “Bud” Storm, age 90 of Sanborn, IA passed away at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center in Sheldon, IA on Sunday, …

January 14th, 2017 - 5:54 pm | No Comments »
Leon K. Zembsch

Leon K. Zembsch, age 55 of Ashton, Iowa passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 at the Sanford Sheldon Medical …

January 14th, 2017 - 2:42 pm | No Comments »
Curtis Koth

Curtis Koth, age 87 of Sibley, IA died on Saturday January 14, 2017 at the North Ridge Care Center in …

Police Blotter

January 16th, 2017 - 4:41 pm
Semi Totaled in Accident South Of Rock Rapids

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A George man and Florida man escaped injury after colliding at an intersection south of Rock …

January 16th, 2017 - 10:05 am
One Hospitalized, One Arrested After ATV Accident

Rock Rapids, Iowa — One Rock Rapids man was taken to a hospital, and another was arrested after an ATV …

January 11th, 2017 - 9:00 pm
One Injured In Rock Rapids Collision

Rock Rapids, Iowa — One person was injured in a collision at a Rock Rapids intersection on Tuesday, January 10th.
The …

January 10th, 2017 - 11:57 pm
Woman Taken To Sioux Falls Hospital After Accident

Larchwood, Iowa — A Larchwood woman was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital after an accident on Monday, January 9, …