Lester, Iowa — The summer festivals are winding down in northwest Iowa. But a few of them remain before fall, including upcoming festivals in Lester and Little Rock, with Labor Day festivals in Sheldon, Hawarden, and Sutherland.
This Saturday, it’s Lester’s turn. The small Lyon County community has a full day of family-friendly activities planned.
Sioux Center and Hospers, Iowa — Final federal approval has been received, and a company that started out many years ago as a northwest-Iowa-based independent telephone company has completed the final sale of a company with very similar beginnings. Read more
Sibley, Iowa — Next in our series of schools at which students will find a new principal is Sibley-Ocheyedan. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — There are many signs that summer is coming to a close — the nights are beginning to cool, the kids are going back to school, the cicadas continue their trademark buzz, and at one time, you could count on Sheldon’s Hot Dog Day as one of those signs. But, after a hiatus of a few years, it’s back! Read more
Hull, Iowa — When Western Christian students go back to school, they’ll meet a new principal. Read more
Northwest Iowa — While some parts of northwest Iowa have seen crop issues due to flooding earlier in the season, as a whole, crops seem to be coming along well. Read more