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Closures/Delays for Monday, January 22nd

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Monday, January 22nd

A tow ban is in effect due to the weather for NW Iowa Counties

Travel is NOT Advised

Interstate 29 – CLOSED from Tea Exit 73 to Iowa Border

Schools CLOSED:

All area schools are CLOSED, as well as Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon and Northwestern College in Orange City.

Sheldon Christian School Auxiliary Meeting for tonight – POSTPONED

Dordt vs. Northwestern JV Basketball games have been CANCELED


Bright Beginnings in Sibley – CLOSED

Children’s World in Sheldon – CLOSED

Hartley Community Daycare – CLOSED

Kids Kampus Daycare, Primghar – CLOSED


A Country Florist, Sheldon – CLOSED

Alissa Ryan Boutique, Sheldon – CLOSED

Ashton Public Library – CLOSED

Avera Medical Group, Sibley – CLOSED 

Babcock Meat, Sheldon – CLOSED

Bowl-Mor Lanes, Sanborn – CLOSED

Boyden – Boyden-Hull bond issue meeting at DEMCO Community center this evening – CANCELED

Boyden Public Library – Club 56 CANCELED, evening Cupcake Decorating Class – POSTPONED

Bubbles Dry Cleaning – CLOSED, Laundromat is open

Beyer Auction & Realty, Sioux Center – RV Central auction POSTPONED to Wednesday, January 24th at 4:30 pm

Brunsting Insurance, Boyden – CLOSED

Carl Zeiss Vision in Sheldon – CLOSED

Carolyn’s Blossom & Bride, Sheldon – CLOSED

Cell Only/Verizon – CLOSED

Chinese Chef, Sheldon – CLOSED

Choice Chiropractic, Sheldon – CLOSED

Citizen’s State Bank, Sheldon & Boyden – CLOSED

Club 56 @ Boyden Public Library is CANCELED and the Cupcake Decorating class will be rescheduled for a later date.

Cook’s Cafe & Langer’s Bar & Grill, Sheldon – CLOSED

Coveris, Sibley – NO 2nd shift for Monday, Jan 22nd and NO 3rd shift for Tues, Jan 23rd

Creative Living Center Mental Health Clinics – CLOSED

No dance/tumbling classes at Danette Block’s Dance Studio today.

Demco in Boyden – CLOSED, Production will begin at 8 AM Tuesday

Den Hartog Ind, Hospers – CLOSED, NO NIGHT SHIFT. Resuming operations Tuesday at regular times. Production will run full shifts on Friday (day & night shift).

Dental Office, Sheldon – CLOSED

DeKruif Disposal – No trash pickup today, will be picked up Wednesday

Dog House, Sheldon – CLOSED

Edward Jones, Sheila Peelen office – CLOSED

Fareway, Sheldon and Orange City – CLOSED

Farm Credit Services of America, Sheldon – CLOSED

George Public Library – CLOSED

Good Samaritan Center Meals on Wheels, George – CANCELED

Gordon’s Red Wing Shoes, Sheldon – CLOSED

Hair Headquarters, Sheldon – CLOSED

Hardees Sheldon – CLOSED

Hartley – There will be no garbage pickup. It will be picked up on Tuesday, the 23rd.

Hartley Public Library – CLOSED

Health Services of Lyon County – CLOSED

Holiday Inn Pool, Sheldon – NO children’s swimming today due to no lifeguard on duty

HTC Communications – Hospers to Ocheyedan – CLOSED

HyVee Pharmacy and Gas – CLOSED

Iowa State Bank, all locations – CLOSED

IowaWORKS Centers in Sioux City, Spencer – CLOSED

ISU Extension and Outreach Osceola County – Confinement manure applicator certification workshop POSTPONED until Tuesday @ 9:30 am.; The Swine & Facility workshop will be POSTPONED until Tuesday @ 11:30 am.

Just Cuts for Men in Sheldon – CLOSED, appointments will be rescheduled

Lewis Family Drug in Sheldon – CLOSED – will resume normal business hours on Tuesday at 8 am.

Lewis Family Drug in Sibley – CLOSED – will open at 8:30 am on Tuesday

Lockes of Hair in Sheldon — CLOSED


Lyon County, Courthouse, Extension Office, and other buildings – CLOSED

Lyon County – Health Services CLOSED

Marigolds, Sheldon – CLOSED

Maintainer Corporation of Iowa: Both plant locations (Sheldon and Rock Rapids)  – CLOSED

McDonalds in Sheldon and Sioux Center – CLOSED

Missy’s, Sheldon – CLOSED

North Star Community Credit Union, Sheldon – CLOSED

Northwestern Bank, Sheldon – CLOSED

Northwest Iowa Landfill – CLOSED

Noteboom Implement, Sibley – CLOSED

The NCC LLRC will start the day offering Live Healthy Sheldon weigh-ins today at LLRC East from 6 AM to 10 AM, with the remainder rescheduled to Tuesday, Jan 23rd @ the LLRC East from 8 AM – 1 PM and 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM. The registration for Live Healthy Sheldon will also be extended until the end of the day tomorrow for any last minute registration needs.

NCC Foundation Annual Meeting and Campaign Celebration have been POSTPONED to Monday, February 26th.

O’Brien County Courthouse – CLOSED

O’Brien County Extension Office – CLOSED

Ocheyedan – Garbage pickup is moved to Tuesday

Orange City Area Health System, Dermatology Specialty Clinic for today – CANCELED. Medical Clinics & retail/outpatient pharmacy – CLOSED

Osceola County Courthouse and Extension Office – CLOSED

Parkway Motors – CLOSED

Paullina Senior Meals – CANCELED

Peoples Bank, Sheldon – CLOSED

Perspective Insurance, Sheldon – CLOSED

Pizza Ranch, Sheldon – not open for lunch, will try later in the day

Pizza Ranch, Orange City – CLOSED

Primghar City Office – CLOSED. In case of emergency, call 712-957-2435

Prins Insurance, Sheldon and Sanborn – CLOSED

R & J’s Sheldon – CLOSED

Revolution Consignment, Sheldon – CLOSED

Rock Rapids Dinner Date – CLOSED

Rock Rapids Public Library – CLOSED

Rock Rapids has declared a Snow Emergency. There is to be no parking on city streets from 2:00 until 6:00 a.m.

Rosenboom Machine & Tool: Both Iowa plants – CLOSED

Sanborn CRC GEMS will not meet tonight. Visitor’s night will be rescheduled at a later date.

Sanborn Pizza Ranch – CLOSED

Sanborn Public Library – CLOSED

Sanborn Savings Bank – CLOSED

Sanford Clinic Boyden, Sanborn, Hartley, Sheldon- CLOSED

Sanford Senior Care Volunteers are not to come in to volunteer

Schwarz Sanitary Service – Monday night customers will be picked up on Tuesday night this week.

Seasons Center for Behavior Health – CLOSED

Security Savings Bank, George location – CLOSED

Sheldon Chiropractic – CLOSED

Sheldon Eye Care Center – CLOSED

Sheldon Family Dental Clinic – CLOSED

Sheldon Meals on Wheels – CANCELED

Sheldon Noon Kiwanis – CANCELED

Sheldon, Sibley, & Ashton Post Offices – NO HOME DELIVERY, pickup available at the Post Office. Boyden Post Office – CLOSED. Archer office is open – NO RURAL DELIVERY.

Sheldon Public Library – CLOSED

Sheldon SCDC and City Office – CLOSED

Sheldon Veterinary Medical Center – CLOSED. For emergencies please call clinic to be forwarded to the veterinarian on call.

Sheldon Vision Care – CLOSED

Sibley Ace Hardware – CLOSED

The Sibley council meeting scheduled for this evening has been POSTPONED until tomorrow, January 23

Sibley Dinner Date – CLOSED

Sibley Eye Care – CLOSED

Sibley Public Library – CLOSED

Sibley Spine & Sport – CLOSED

Sibley State Bank – CLOSED

Sibley Super Foods – CLOSED

SIG International, Boyden – CLOSED

Sioux County Courthouse, Treasurer’s office and Drivers License – CLOSED

Spirit Riders chapter of Christian Motorcyclist Association TIP NIGHT at Spencer Pizza Ranch is CANCELED for tonight

State Farm insurance, Sheldon – CLOSED

SuperHiTech, Sheldon and Orange City – CLOSED

Taco Johns, Sheldon – CLOSED

Touch of Hope, Sheldon – CLOSED

Truly Scrumptious, Sheldon – CLOSED

Upper Des Moines Opportunity – CLOSED

US Bank in Rock Valley, Sibley & Rock Rapids – CLOSED

Validation, Sheldon – CLOSED

Van Maanen’s Radio Shack, Sheldon – CLOSED

Village Northwest Unlimited — no day program. And the Village Treasure Chest and Fantasia  – CLOSED

Tuesday, January 23rd

Hartley Community Daycare will be opening at 8 a.m.

The O’Brien County Courthouse will open at 10 a.m. Also the Board of Supervisors’ meeting will start at 10 a.m.

O’Brien WIC Clinic in Sheldon will start at 10:30 am

Osceola Community Wellness Center in Sibley – no yoga classes

Sheldon CSD, St. Pats, and Sheldon Christian — Two Hours Late

Live Healthy Sheldon weigh-ins at LLRC East from 8 AM – 1 PM and 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM. The registration for Live Healthy Sheldon will also be extended until the end of the day Tuesday for any last minute registration needs.

Wednesday, January 24th

No 8:00 Mass at St Mary’s in Ashton

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