Sheldon, Iowa – As the result of questions raised during the regular June meeting, the Crossroads Pavilion Board met in special session Wednesday, June 21st at 7:00 a.m. in the SCDC conference room at the Sheldon Community Services Center. In attendance were Trisha Meendering, Sean Hutchison, Brittany Behrendsen, Pete Hamill, Zach Sawyer, Rob Roozeboom, Lora Vande Brake, Marv Van Riesen, and Peter Wagner. Read more
Rock Rapids, Iowa — One of a pair of Minnesota people charged with possession of stolen property has filed a written plea of “not guilty.” Read more
Northern Iowa — The Interstate 35 corridor that runs north-south through Iowa is a byway for butterflies as well as vehicles.
Sheldon, Iowa – Thirteen-year-old Faith E. Richards isn’t spending her summer the way you might think a typical teen would. She’s working to help support a cause that she’s passionate about, making clean water available to communities in third world countries. Read more
Northwest Iowa — A pair of area communities have celebrations scheduled for this weekend. In Paullina, GemBoree Days runs Friday and Saturday, while in Boyden, Boyden Bash 2017 also runs from Friday through Sunday. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Bakken Crude Oil has been flowing through the Dakota Access Pipeline since June 1st, but now a federal judge has called for an environmental analysis of the pipeline, a move that could have implications for all states touched by the project. Iowa is one of those states, including the area counties of Lyon, Sioux and O’Brien. Read more