Sheldon, Iowa — Sixteen Iowa high school marching bands took part in the 2018 Iowa State Marching Band Festival which was held at Orab Field in Sheldon Saturday. Read more
Hawarden, Iowa — One man was taken to the hospital after two drivers struck cattle that had gotten on the roadway northeast of Hawarden Sunday night. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Two Sheldon Police Department officers reached a milestone in their careers earlier this week. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — The Sheldon United Fund Board honored twenty-four Sheldon businesses and organizations for their role in the successful 2017 United Fund Drive. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Prior to opening Wednesday’s Sheldon City Council meeting, Mayor Katricia Meendering announced that Sheldon’s fire chief has passed away. Jerry Meyer had served as a firefighter for 39 years, the last 18 of those as Sheldon’s Fire Chief. Meendering asked for a moment of silence, and also asked that flags in Sheldon be lowered to half staff in Meyer’s honor until Monday October 8th.
Statewide Iowa — (RI) — Temperatures have cooled in recent weeks, but a spokesperson for the Iowa Department of Public Health says that isn’t enough yet to slow down all mosquito activity. Read more