Sanborn, Iowa — A benefit will be held this Saturday for 8-year-old Ashya Mack of Sanborn, who is suffering from Sickle Cell Disease, which is a group of inherited red blood cell disorders. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — There will be two contested races for Sheldon City Council in the November 5th election. Read more
Des Moines, Iowa — U.S. flags will fly at half-staff across Iowa on Friday in honor and memory of an Iowa soldier who was last seen 76 years ago. Read more
Orange City, Iowa — Five Orange City area girls out of a field of fourteen have been chosen to be Orange City’s 2020 Tulip Court.
The election was held on Wednesday afternoon at Stadcentrum in Orange City’s downtown.
Tulip Court members for the 80th annual Tulip Festival include: Julia Howe, daughter of Sean and Kristyn Howe; Madisyn Mulder, daughter of Scott and Jill Mulder; Sophie Swart, daughter of John and Mary Swart; BreElle Van Zee, daughter of Tim and Sara Van Zee, and Aubyn Zwart, daughter of Brad and Shawn Zwart.
A Queen’s Tea and Pageant will be held on November 11th to crown the 2020 Tulip Queen. The Queen and Court will serve as ambassadors for Orange City’s 80th annual Tulip Festival, set for May 14-16, 2020.
Northwest Iowa — Five area law enforcement agencies are teaming up for a special traffic enforcement effort this Friday, September 20th in northwest Iowa. Read more
Hull, Iowa — Thursday morning September 19th, staff from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources investigated a fish kill reported late Wednesday at a golf course north of Hull in Sioux County. Read more