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Iowa Agriculture Secretary Encourages Farmers, Others To Book Propane Early After Last Year’s Price Spike

Iowa Agriculture Secretary Encourages Farmers, Others To Book Propane Early After Last Year’s Price Spike

Date posted - July 28, 2014

Des Moines, Iowa — “Summer fill” — filling your propane tank in the summer to avoid higher prices in the …

Sheldon Native Missionary To Talk About Challenges Of Serving In Europe

Sheldon Native Missionary To Talk About Challenges Of Serving In Europe

Date posted - July 28, 2014

Sheldon, Iowa — A Sheldon native is coming to town to tell people about her experiences as a missionary in …

Lake Park Man Injured, Charged In ATV Accident

Lake Park Man Injured, Charged In ATV Accident

Date posted - July 28, 2014

Ocheyedan, Iowa — A Lake Park man was taken to a hospital and was then charged with OWI after an …

450 To Lose Jobs When Tyson Plant In Cherokee Closes In September

450 To Lose Jobs When Tyson Plant In Cherokee Closes In September

Date posted - July 26, 2014

Cherokee, Iowa — The Tyson plant in Cherokee will close in two months.
In a prepared statement, a Tyson Foods, …

O’Brien Value-Added Ag Steering Committee Makes Donations

O’Brien Value-Added Ag Steering Committee Makes Donations

Date posted - July 25, 2014

Primghar — The O’Brien County Value-Added Agriculture Steering Committee has decided to “pay it forward.”
Last year, the committee, which is …

UPDATE — RMT Evacuated Due To Thursday Evening Fire

UPDATE — RMT Evacuated Due To Thursday Evening Fire

Date posted - July 25, 2014

Sheldon , Iowa — A manufacturing plant was damaged in a fire on July 24, 2014 in …

Most Kids Activities Free In Doon For Doon Days

Most Kids Activities Free In Doon For Doon Days

Date posted - July 25, 2014

Doon, Iowa — It’s Doon Days this weekend in Doon, and the community is celebrating in a number of different …

Spencer Police Investigating Reported Theft Of Firearms From Southern Archery

Spencer Police Investigating Reported Theft Of Firearms From Southern Archery

Date posted - July 25, 2014

Spencer, Iowa — Spencer Police are investigating the theft of firearms from a local store, and are looking for the …

Second Reported Tool Theft Burglary In Two Days In O’Brien County

Second Reported Tool Theft Burglary In Two Days In O’Brien County

Date posted - July 25, 2014

Primghar, Iowa — It’s the second reported burglary in two days in O’Brien County in which tools were reported stolen.
The …

SBA Disaster Relief Offices In Rock Valley And Rock Rapids To Close Next Week

SBA Disaster Relief Offices In Rock Valley And Rock Rapids To Close Next Week

Date posted - July 24, 2014

Along the Rock River, Iowa — Flood cleanup efforts are winding down in northwest Iowa, and some disaster assistance personnel …