Ernst Visits O’Brien County Farm

Primghar, Iowa (O’Brien County Bell-Times-Courier) — Senator Joni Ernst made stops in Emmet, O’Brien and Greene Counties  this past Saturday, August 31. She met at the farm of Kelly Nieuwenhuis, south of Primghar in O’Brien County for about an hour. The private visit appeared to be about farm facts of life for Iowa farmers and the current market conditions. Read more


Council Approves Utility Franchises

Sheldon, Iowa — The Sheldon City Council has approved entering into franchise agreements with MidAmerican Energy, the supplier of gas and electric service to the community.  Read more


SCAT Rewards Students For Wearing Bicycle Helmets

Sheldon, Iowa — If you happened to see a Sheldon Community Ambulance Team ambulance parked outside East Elementary School last Wednesday, August 28th, or outside Sheldon Middle School this Wednesday, September 4th, don’t worry, they weren’t there due to illness or injury. Read more