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USDA Plans To Survey Iowa Corn Farmers About Chemical Use

USDA Plans To Survey Iowa Corn Farmers About Chemical Use

Date posted - October 20, 2014

Rural Iowa — A sample of Iowa corn growers will soon be asked to report on their use of pesticides …

Sheldon Fire Company Called To Report Of Smoke In The Store At Shopko

Sheldon Fire Company Called To Report Of Smoke In The Store At Shopko

Date posted - October 20, 2014

Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon Fire Company firefighters were called to a report of smoke in the building at Shopko on …

Le Mars Man Dies In Combine Traffic Accident

Le Mars Man Dies In Combine Traffic Accident

Date posted - October 19, 2014

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Merrill, Iowa — A Le Mars man has died after a combine accident near Merrill.
The Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office …

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office Makes Late Report Of Gunshot Victim

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office Makes Late Report Of Gunshot Victim

Date posted - October 18, 2014

Little Rock, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office has just released a report about a gunshot victim in Little …

Two Incidents: Hawarden Man Taken To Hospital After Accident; Officers Make Drug Arrest

Two Incidents: Hawarden Man Taken To Hospital After Accident; Officers Make Drug Arrest

Date posted - October 18, 2014

Hawarden, Iowa — A Hawarden man was taken to a hospital after an crash near Hawarden on Thursday, October 16.
The …

Governor Branstad Orders Flags To Half Staff To Honor WWII Airman

Governor Branstad Orders Flags To Half Staff To Honor WWII Airman

Date posted - October 17, 2014

Des Moines, Iowa — Flags will be flying at half-staff across the Hawkeye state on Monday in honor of a …

Dordt To Hold Dedication Of Newly-Renovated $12 Million Center On Saturday

Dordt To Hold Dedication Of Newly-Renovated $12 Million Center On Saturday

Date posted - October 17, 2014

Sioux Center, Iowa –¬†Dordt College in Sioux Center is holding a Dedication Ceremony of the newly renovated $12 million Science …

More On Sheldon Affordable Housing Proposal

More On Sheldon Affordable Housing Proposal

Date posted - October 17, 2014

Sheldon, Iowa — When the Sheldon City Council met this past Wednesday they approved a document that could lead to …

Archer United Methodist Church To Celebrate 125th Anniversary Next Weekend

Archer United Methodist Church To Celebrate 125th Anniversary Next Weekend

Date posted - October 17, 2014

Archer, Iowa — Next weekend there’s a big celebration at the Archer United Methodist Church. Not only are they celebrating …

Sheldon Council Votes To Raise Garbage Rates

Sheldon Council Votes To Raise Garbage Rates

Date posted - October 17, 2014

Sheldon, Iowa –¬†Landfill rates for the deposit of garbage have increased again this year, which has prompted the Sheldon City …