Northwest Iowa — The Iowa State Patrol is participating in a six-state Drug Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign that started Friday (April 20th) and runs through Sunday. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Northwest Iowans who are filling up the gas tanks of their cars and trucks, and until recently, their snowblowers, are paying more for that gasoline lately. Read more
Sibley, Iowa — A fundraiser is scheduled for this Saturday for a much-loved Sibley-Ocheyedan Middle School teacher and coach who is battling a rare form of cancer. The illness that Mike Kraayenbrink of Sibley is fighting has no known cure, and is, reportedly, so rare that very little research is being conducted. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon’s Mayor, Katricia Meendering, is in the process of organizing a committee to help establish a Rental Code for the City. Read more
Ester Adkins, age 90 of Ashton, died Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at Sibley Specialty Care in Sibley.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 21st at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton, with Fr. Siby Punnoose, celebrating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery at Ashton.
Visitation will be Friday, April 20th from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. with the family present at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ashton. There will be a rosary at 4:30 p.m. with a vigil service to follow at the church. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — It’s official…April, 2018 has seen more snow fall on the city of Sheldon than any April since records began being kept. Read more