Snow, Freezing Drizzle, and MORE Snow

Thursday brings another round of snow to the region, with most places receiving around 2 to 4 inches of snow, with amounts a bit higher along Highway 14. Freezing drizzle and a bit of sleet are also possible across northwest Iowa. Expect hazardous travel conditions, especially during the afternoon commute.

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Council Updated On Budget Changes

Sheldon, Iowa — When the Sheldon City Council met Wednesday they were updated on some changes in the budget.  One of those was a clarification of the fire department’s budget request.  It was reported that the department would like to replace their main pumper truck in two years at a cost of approximately six hundred thousand dollars.  None of that cost will be included in the 2018-19 budget, but during this year they will seek out ways to pay for it in the future.  Read more