Spencer, Iowa — Firefighters have been called to the Spencer Municipal Hospital for what one person says is a big fire. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Contractors working for the State of Iowa are in the final stages of setting up a new radio system, not only for state agencies but for local agencies as well — and it will allow users to talk to anyone, across the state. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — At the last couple of meetings of the Sheldon Community Schools Board of Education there has been some discussion about the school district taking over the preschool program at Children’s World. We talked to Sheldon Superintendent Cory Myer to find out more. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Here in northwest Iowa we dodged a weather bullet this past weekend, receiving little more than a dusting of snow instead of the up to 8-inches that had been predicted for most of the area. However, Mother Nature is ready to send a couple more systems our way this week. Read more
Light snow and freezing drizzle is expected to develop across the area this evening, becoming all snow by Tuesday morning. Snow will come to an end from west to east on Tuesday afternoon and early evening. A light glaze of ice and 1 to 4 inches of snow accumulation are possible with this system. Additionally, breezy winds may result in patchy blowing snow Tuesday afternoon.
Light snow will move through the area early Sunday, with the greatest impacts along and east of I-29. A fairly quiet Sunday and Monday is expected, with temperatures below normal. Freezing drizzle and light snow arrives Monday night and continues through Tuesday. Widespread 1 to 4″ of snow will be possible, with the greatest amounts in NW Iowa.