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Closures/Delays

Weather-Related Announcements Tuesday, February 9th   No Tops 797 meeting today Bariatric Weight Seminar at Baum Harmon in Primghar tonight has been cancelled   For the latest weather forecast for our area click here.

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Plea Agreement Reached In Attempted Murder Case

Plea Agreement Reached In Attempted Murder Case

Rock Rapids, Iowa -- A Boyden man who faces charges including attempted murder after an incident in November in George has accepted a plea agreement. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua Johnson of Boyden was to have stood trial on Tuesday, February 2nd, but a plea agreement was reached and ...

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Sheldon vs Boyden-Hull Stream

Sheldon vs Boyden-Hull Stream

The Sheldon Orab doubleheader Basketball game Online Stream from Sheldon will be live as soon as pregame begins around 6:05 PM. Following the game, the broadcast will be found by hitting the “Listen Live” button at the top of the page and clicking the “Basketball” link ...

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News


February 9th, 2016 - 5:00 pm
School Board Hears Preschool Concerns

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A group of concerned parents and community members addressed the Central Lyon School Board Monday night, …

February 9th, 2016 - 2:30 pm
School Board To Meet

Sheldon, Iowa — When the Sheldon Community Schools Board of Education holds their regular February meeting Wednesday evening they’ll hear …

February 9th, 2016 - 12:00 pm
ILCC $16 Million Bond Vote Today

Estherville, Iowa — Voters in the Iowa Lakes Community College service area are deciding the fate of a $16 million bond …

February 9th, 2016 - 10:45 am
Kurtz Compares & Contrasts Recent Blizzard Events

Sheldon, Iowa — This week’s blizzard was markedly different than the one we experienced last week that dumped more than …

Sports


February 9th, 2016 - 5:30 pm
Sheldon vs Boyden-Hull Stream

The Sheldon Orab doubleheader Basketball game Online Stream from Sheldon will be live as soon as pregame begins around 6:05 PM. …

February 9th, 2016 - 8:00 am
Sports Schedule for Tuesday February 9th

Northwest Iowa — Regional Dual Team Wrestling is set for Tuesday night in Class 1A and 2A. On the basketball …

February 7th, 2016 - 6:00 am
Sports Scores From Saturday February 6th

Northwest Iowa — A handful of basketball games were played on Saturday. The featured game on KIWA was Sheldon vs …

February 6th, 2016 - 11:20 pm
1A Sectional Results From Saturday February 6th at Okoboji

Okoboji Iowa — Sibley Ocheyedan and West Lyon dominated the action at the 1A Sectional at Okoboji Saturday. The top …



Obituaries


February 8th, 2016 - 8:20 am | No Comments »
Cleo A. Klein

Cleo A. Klein, age 75, of Sheldon, formerly of Ashton passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at Sanford Sheldon …

February 5th, 2016 - 12:05 pm | No Comments »
Lorraine E. Wiertsema

Lorraine E. Wiertsema, age 90 of Sibley, IA died on Thursday, February 04, 2016 at the Country View Manor in …

February 1st, 2016 - 8:52 pm | No Comments »
Doug Elgersma

Doug Elgersma, age 64, of Sheldon, Iowa passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016 at his home in Sheldon.
Memorial Services …

February 1st, 2016 - 2:29 pm | No Comments »
Stephena Vander Werff

Stephena Vander Werff, age 94 of Sanborn, IA, passed away at Prairie View Assisted Living in Sanborn, IA on Sunday, …

Police Blotter


February 9th, 2016 - 6:15 pm
Two Taken To Hospital After Accident

Alton, Iowa — Two men from Omaha were taken to a hospital after an accident on Highway 60 near Alton.

The …

February 9th, 2016 - 3:45 pm
Woman Transported After Sheldon Crash

Sheldon, Iowa — A Sheldon woman was taken to the hospital in the aftermath of a 2-vehicle accident in Sheldon …

February 9th, 2016 - 1:14 pm
Rock Valley Woman Sentenced For Felony Theft

Rock Valley, Iowa — A Rock Valley woman received a 10-year suspended prison sentence after accepting a plea agreement on …

February 8th, 2016 - 2:45 pm
Woman Injured After Rolling Pickup

Ashton, Iowa — Icy roads caused an accident that sent a Little Rock woman to the hospital on Friday.
Osceola County …