Rock Rapids, Iowa — It’s time for the Lyon County Fair in Rock Rapids. Preliminary activities wrap up today (Sunday) with the County Fair Gospel Concert featuring the Triumphant Sound Quartet at the Rock Rapids First Reformed Church. Read more
A cool front will slide southeast across the region early this afternoon, leading to a small chance of showers and storms and widely varying high temperatures. Whether you end up on the warm or cool side, it should be a mostly nice day.
Statewide Iowa — (RI) — With hundreds of Iowa homes damaged or destroyed by flooding this spring, the director of the National Flood Insurance program is launching a campaign to get more people to buy flood insurance and to focus on addressing hazards ahead of time. Read more
Statewide Iowa — (RI) — Pheasant hunters in Iowa shot around 20-thousand fewer birds last hunting season compared to the year before. Read more
Statewide Iowa — (RI) — The head of the U.S. Small Business Administration was in Iowa Friday for a roundtable discussion with women business owners. Read more
Northwest Iowa — A spokesperson for the Iowa State Patrol is reminding motorists that Iowa’s one-year-old law against texting and driving doesn’t just apply to vehicles that are in motion. Read more