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The Duggars To Homeschool With Curriculum From Rock Rapids-Based Publishing Company

The Duggars To Homeschool With Curriculum From Rock Rapids-Based Publishing Company

Date posted - September 19, 2014

Rock Rapids, Iowa — The Duggar kids are going to be educated with homeschool curriculum from a Rock Rapids-based publishing …

Latest From City Council

Latest From City Council

Date posted - September 19, 2014

Sheldon, Iowa — For years, one of the concerns expressed to Sheldon city officials has been the need for more …

Judge Hears Testimony, Will Decide On Suppression Motion In Sapp Murder Case

Judge Hears Testimony, Will Decide On Suppression Motion In Sapp Murder Case

Date posted - September 19, 2014

Orange City, Iowa — Another court date has been scheduled in the trial of the Orange City woman accused of …

Iowa REC Association Pushes For Comment Period On Coal Rule And FEMA Funding In DC

Iowa REC Association Pushes For Comment Period On Coal Rule And FEMA Funding In DC

Date posted - September 19, 2014

Washington, DC — Members of the Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives flew into Washington DC recently and have just wrapped …

Jim Mowrer, Running Against Congressman King To Meet With Voters In Spencer Friday

Jim Mowrer, Running Against Congressman King To Meet With Voters In Spencer Friday

Date posted - September 18, 2014

Spencer, Iowa — Jim Mowrer, who is challenging Congressman Steve King in the November general election, will be meeting with …

Several Area Banks Receive Iowa Finance Authority Recognition

Several Area Banks Receive Iowa Finance Authority Recognition

Date posted - September 18, 2014

People’s Bank and US Bank are among 24 banks across Iowa that have been recognized as outstanding lenders by the …

Sioux County Sheriff’s Office Makes Arrests In Burglary, Vandalism Cases

Sioux County Sheriff’s Office Makes Arrests In Burglary, Vandalism Cases

Date posted - September 18, 2014

Orange City, Iowa — The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office has recently investigated a report of burglary and assault that occurred …

Fundraiser For Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Program Pits Local Celebrities Against Harlem Ambassadors

Fundraiser For Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Program Pits Local Celebrities Against Harlem Ambassadors

Date posted - September 18, 2014

Sioux Center, Iowa — It’s a different kind of fundraiser, but it promises to be a lot of fun.
The Foster …

Iowa Crops Continue To Mature, Issues Include Low Prices & Leaf Blight

Iowa Crops Continue To Mature, Issues Include Low Prices & Leaf Blight

Date posted - September 17, 2014

Northwest Iowa — Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey says crops continue to mature in the state. He says that …

Study Says The Divide Between High And Low Incomes In O’Brien County Is Increasing Quickly

Study Says The Divide Between High And Low Incomes In O’Brien County Is Increasing Quickly

Date posted - September 17, 2014

Ames, Iowa — A new study shows that O’Brien County is in the top one percent of counties nationwide where …