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Money-Saving Tips Will Lower Your Heating Bill

Money-Saving Tips Will Lower Your Heating Bill

Date posted - December 9, 2016

Northwest Iowa — With snow in the weather and low temperatures expected to dip under zero this coming week, now …

School Board Set To Approve 2017-18 Calendar

School Board Set To Approve 2017-18 Calendar

Date posted - December 9, 2016

Sheldon, Iowa — Adoption of the Sheldon Community School District Calendar for the 2017-18 school year will be on the …

Extension Offers Gifts For The Gardener

Extension Offers Gifts For The Gardener

Date posted - December 9, 2016

Northwest Iowa — Christmas is nearly upon us and with it comes the challenge of selecting the right gift for …

It’s Going To Look A Lot More Like Christmas This Weekend

It’s Going To Look A Lot More Like Christmas This Weekend

Date posted - December 9, 2016

Sheldon, Iowa — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. That’s what many of us will be thinking, or …

Ethanol Exports Expand As Countries Mandate Blending

Ethanol Exports Expand As Countries Mandate Blending

Date posted - December 8, 2016

Johnston, Iowa — According to recently-released information, U.S. ethanol exports continue to make gains this year as worldwide demand for …

House Damaged In Ashton Fire

House Damaged In Ashton Fire

Date posted - December 8, 2016

Ashton, Iowa– A house was damaged in a fire on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 in Ashton.

Ashton Fire Chief Rob Imhoff …

Save Money By Using LED Christmas Lights

Save Money By Using LED Christmas Lights

Date posted - December 8, 2016

Northwest Iowa —¬†Many area residents have lined their homes’ exteriors with strings of twinkling holiday lights, but they may not …

State Beef Checkoff Passes

State Beef Checkoff Passes

Date posted - December 8, 2016

Des Moines, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has announced the passage of the referendum that …

Area Housing Trust Fund Gets Over $250,000

Area Housing Trust Fund Gets Over $250,000

Date posted - December 8, 2016

Northwest, Iowa — An area housing trust fund has received over $250,000 from the state.

The Iowa Finance Authority Board of …

Voters Overwhelmingly Approve PPEL

Voters Overwhelmingly Approve PPEL

Date posted - December 8, 2016

Sioux Center, Iowa — Voters in the Sioux Center School District have approved¬†a Physical Plant and Equipment Levy or “PPEL.”
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