A beautiful stretch of spring weather is on the way. Sunny skies today will give way to another brief round of clouds and showers Thursday. But Friday through Sunday look to feature plenty of sun working up to some of the warmest temperatures of the year so far!
Spencer, Iowa — A new regional children’s center in Spencer that aims to help troubled kids has received an honor from the Iowa Rural Development Authority. Read more
Northwest Iowa — What a difference a week makes. It looks as though spring has finally sprung for good here in northwest Iowa. Read more
Inwood, Iowa — If you’ve always wanted to know about birding and how to best use a pair of binoculars, you won’t want to miss a class on Thursday at Lake Pahoja, near the West Lyon School. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Unused, unwanted drugs can become a target for addicts and thieves. That’s the main reason that the national “Prescription Drug Take-Back Day” was created. The Drug Enforcement Administration or DEA says that this Saturday is another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, where you get the chance to safely get rid of unwanted prescription drugs. The events are held twice a year. The hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., but many of the sites have dropoff boxes that are available 365 days a year, many of them 24 hours a day. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — The Sheldon Police Department has quite a few bicycles in their possession, and they’d like to get them returned to their rightful owners. Read more