Archer Council Member Expresses Thanks

Archer, Iowa — A solution has been proposed to the Archer Ambulance situation. That service is set to disband, so ambulance services from Sheldon, Sanborn, and Primghar will take over their calls. Read more


Sheldon’s Shopko to Remain Open

Sheldon, Iowa — Shopko has filed for bankruptcy protection, but the local Sheldon Shopko isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. That’s the message we were given by Shopko officials. Read more


Winter Storm Warning All Day Friday

Friday will be a snowy day across the area, with travel impacts expected. Snow will spread eastward as the morning commute progresses, with locations west of I-29 more likely to have early morning accumulations and slick roads. The greater impact will be during the evening commute, due to snow-covered roads area-wide, and reduced visibility with persistent light to moderate snow. Snowfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are likely by the time the event ends Friday evening, with locally higher amounts possible.

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