Time To Start Controlling Plants In Iowa Ponds

Although pond plant growth is not always the same each year; if you had problems using your pond last year, you could have similar problems this year. A healthy pond needs aquatic plant habitat, but too many plants can limit the pond’s use and cause imbalances in the fish population.

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Glenn Zylstra

Glenn V. Zylstra, age 83 of Sheldon, Iowa passed away on Monday, March 19, 2018 at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center in Sheldon.

His memorial service will be at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Immanuel Christian Reformed Church in Sheldon with Pastor Dave Van Kley officiating.

Graveside service will be at 9:30 A.M. on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Holman Township Cemetery in Sibley.

Visitation will be after 4 P.M. on Friday, March 23, 2018 with family present from 5 – 7 P.M. at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon.

KIWA Marketplace for March 20th

KIWA Marketplace is on KIWA FM 105.3 Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 9:15 am

Call during the program at 712-324-5377, text 712-324-2597, or email

All items and garage sales called/texted/emailed in will be added to this web page

For Sale:

Mobility scooter from “The Scooter Store”; great condition; two new batteries in 2018; includes battery charger — 712-348-2583

’99 Chevy Cavalier – $900 OBO — 712-631-0907

Eggs, brown or white — 612-718-5351

2000 White Pontiac Grand Prix – $1500 — 712-727-3348

Split Firewood – $100/pickup load — 712-261-3698

WL30 Westendorf Front End Loader for IH 656 Tractor, CASE IH 8480 Round Baler with Twine tie and 1000 PTO — 712-540-7479

Good used Corn Burner, good wood and feed bunks for cattle — 712-470-0348

Load of Dry Corn Cobs- 500 bushels, 2 gravity wagons Westendorf brand with truck tires — 712-540-7479

The O’Brien County Soil & Water Conservation District is having their annual tree sales– We have available 2 gallon Black Hill Spruce – they were priced at $15.00 now at $12.50. Please call to reserve yours today—712- 957-3835 ext #3. Trees arriving for pickup up the afternoon of April 10 and all day on April 11. If you have a windbreak in mind, give us a call!! We do have other trees possibly available.


Acetylene cutting torch — 712-470-4843

Older Popup camper, or small bumper pull camper, Tires – 215/70/15, 2003-04 Dodge Caravan for parts — 712-363-6573