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DOT Ready To Launch Standing Corn Snow Fence Program

DOT Ready To Launch Standing Corn Snow Fence Program

Date posted - September 21, 2016

Statewide Iowa — Fall arrives tomorrow and the Iowa Department of Transportation is already looking ahead to winter by signing …

2016 Sheldon Homecoming King & Queen Announced

2016 Sheldon Homecoming King & Queen Announced

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Sheldon, Iowa — King Alex Zoelle (son of Tony & Sara Zoelle) and Queen Bailey Elgersma (daughter of Corey & …

Bloodmobile Issues Mean High Need For Blood In Sibley

Bloodmobile Issues Mean High Need For Blood In Sibley

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Sibley, Iowa — Blood is always in demand. But due to some unforeseen circumstances, the blood drive this Wednesday, September …

City Council To Meet Wednesday Afternoon

City Council To Meet Wednesday Afternoon

Date posted - September 20, 2016

The Sheldon City Council will meet in regular session this Wednesday September 21st at 4:30.
The Agenda includes amending a Development …

Freedom Rock Finished In Sanborn

Freedom Rock Finished In Sanborn

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Sanborn, Iowa — You may remember we recently featured the new Freedom Rock that at the time was being painted …

Clay Fair Finishes Well; Ag Building Being Torn Down

Clay Fair Finishes Well; Ag Building Being Torn Down

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Spencer, Iowa — More than 325-thousand people visited the northwest Iowa event that bills itself as “the world’s greatest county …

Unemployment Up Again, Still Low In Northwest Iowa

Unemployment Up Again, Still Low In Northwest Iowa

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Northwest Iowa — Employment news has been mixed recently. While our area of northwest Iowa continues to have some of …

Farmland Values Fall Almost 9%; Northwest Iowa Values Still Highest

Farmland Values Fall Almost 9%; Northwest Iowa Values Still Highest

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Nevada, Iowa — A survey from the Iowa Realtors Land Institute shows farmland values dropped almost nine-percent from a year …

Home Damaged, Shed Destroyed In Fire

Home Damaged, Shed Destroyed In Fire

Date posted - September 20, 2016

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A shed was destroyed and a house damaged in a fire in Rock Rapids in the …

Experts Advise Farm Safety Practices During Safety Week

Experts Advise Farm Safety Practices During Safety Week

Date posted - September 19, 2016

Northwest Iowa — It’s almost harvest season. Some farmers have been busy in the fields already — especially those cutting …