Sheldon, Iowa — People camping at this weekend’s RiseFest will be able to take advantage of a new ammenity that is being offered for the first time, this year. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Wednesday evening’s Sheldon Community School Board meeting marked the final board meeting for Robin Spears as school superintendent. Spears is set to retire at the end of this month. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — The Sheldon Police Department is seeking information into an arson crime that took place this past weekend at the Sheldon City Park. Read more
Mrs. Marie Pilling, age 77, of Orange City, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at the Orange City Area Health System.
There will be a funeral service on Monday, June 18, at 2:00 pm, at St. John’s United Church of Christ of Lyman in rural Griswold. The Rev. Mark Andersen will officiate. Interment will follow the service at the St. John’s Cemetery at Lyman.
Visitation will be after 2:00 pm on Sunday, with the family present from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.
Sibley, Iowa — Law enforcement officers, EMS personnel, fire department personnnel, and 911 dispatchers from as far away as Woodbury County to the south, and Worthington, Minnesota to the north, are gathered at the Sibley-Ocheyedan High School in Sibley this week, taking training they pray they’ll never be called upon to use. Read more
Northwest Iowa — A number of festivals and celebrations are being held this weekend in northwest Iowa, but if you’re planning to attend, you need to take steps to keep yourself, and those around you, safe from the forecast high temperatures. Read more