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Bid To Legalize Fireworks Fizzles In Iowa Senate

Bid To Legalize Fireworks Fizzles In Iowa Senate

Date posted - April 27, 2016

Northwest Iowa — A few weeks ago we told you that the debate over the private possession of fireworks in …

Current NCC President Alethea Stubbe Addresses The Crowd

NCC Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Date posted - April 27, 2016

Sheldon, Iowa — 2016 is the 50th anniversary year for Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon. ┬áNearly 300 people were …

Ribbon Cut On New Ag Partners Pellet Mill

Ribbon Cut On New Ag Partners Pellet Mill

Date posted - April 27, 2016

Sheldon, Iowa — The ribbon was cut Wednesday morning on the recently-completed 140-foot pellet mill tower at Ag Partners in …

Sheldon High Students Say “I Got Caught”

Sheldon High Students Say “I Got Caught”

Date posted - April 27, 2016

Sheldon, Iowa — Many Sheldon High School students had apprehensive, and even scared, looks on their faces when they drove …

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Is Saturday

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Is Saturday

Date posted - April 27, 2016

Northwest Iowa — Law enforcement agencies in O’Brien, Osceola, Lyon and Sioux counties have partnered with Compass Pointe Behavioral Health …

Area Food Banks To Benefit From ISU Extension Grant

Area Food Banks To Benefit From ISU Extension Grant

Date posted - April 26, 2016

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A grant that was recently awarded to Lyon County Extension and Outreach would benefit food banks …

Drivers Need To Watch For Implements, Motorcycles, Bicycles

Drivers Need To Watch For Implements, Motorcycles, Bicycles

Date posted - April 26, 2016

Northwest Iowa — Springlike weather is leading to more things on the roadways that motorists need to watch out for. …

31-Percent Of Area Corn Acres Planted

31-Percent Of Area Corn Acres Planted

Date posted - April 26, 2016

Northwest Iowa — 31-percent of the corn acreage in northwest Iowa was planted as of the end of last week, …

1-Cent Per Gallon Gas Surcharge May End January 1st

1-Cent Per Gallon Gas Surcharge May End January 1st

Date posted - April 26, 2016

Northwest Iowa — Area motorists may pay slightly less in state taxes for each gallon of gasoline they buy, if …

Ernst, Grassley, Northey Endorse King, But Branstad Remains “Neutral”

Ernst, Grassley, Northey Endorse King, But Branstad Remains “Neutral”

Date posted - April 25, 2016

Northwest Iowa — Iowa 4th District U.S. Congressman Steve King has received the endorsements from both of Iowa’s Senators, Chuck …