Sheldon, Iowa — A Sheldon teen battling cancer will benefit from a day of basketball on Saturday, November 25th. Read more
Sutherland, Iowa — There’s a new superintendent at the Iowa State University Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm near Sutherland.
Northwest Iowa — The big retailers get “Black Friday” — the day many can say they are now operating “in the black.” Online retailers have come to expect big sales on “Cyber Monday”, the Monday after Thanksgiving. A while back, the concept of “Small Business Saturday” started to take hold.
Spencer, Iowa — More Iowa companies, including one with a facility in Spencer, are beginning to sell beef to China, which started allowing imports of U.S. Beef in late June. China placed a ban on U.S. beef in 2003 after a scare over mad cow disease. Read more
Washington, D.C. — One of Iowa’s two U.S. Senators is announcing that internship opportunities are available both in Iowa and in Washinton, D.C. Read more
Ashton, Iowa — A house near Ashton was saved from fire damage after the occupants reported a chimney fire on Wednesday, November 22, 2017.