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.
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
Orange City, Iowa — Some controversy is brewing over some books at a northwest Iowa Library. Read more
Sibley, Iowa — The latest chapter is about to be written in the feud over noxious odors allegedly emitted from a plant in the town of Sibley. Read more
Orange City, Iowa — In light of the recent Florida school shooting, along with the many previous mass shootings, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office has announced their partnership with the National See Something – Say Something program. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — This is National FFA Week. High schoolers across northwest Iowa and the nation are celebrating everything FFA. Read more