Archer Ambulance Service To Disband

Archer, Iowa — The Archer Ambulance Service, which has been struggling to find volunteers since its director and two other volunteers resigned this past summer, will officially cease to exist as of December 31st. Read more

King Takes On Print Media

Northwest Iowa — (RI) — Iowa Congressman Steve King says he will push back harder against media outlets which he says “don’t tell the truth.” Read more

Confluence Of Flu Season & Holiday Travel Season Increases Chances Of Illness.

Northwest Iowa — Many northwest Iowans will be headed for Thanksgiving trips next week, and some forecasts predict this flu season will be more severe than last year. Dr. Deborah Mulligan, Chief Medical Affairs Officer of telehealth provider M-D Live, says the convergence of flu season and holiday travel season increases your chances of getting sick, especially if you’ll be flying to your holiday destination. Read more

Realtors President Says Housing Market Evening Out

Spencer, Iowa — A Spencer realtor who is the new president of the Iowa Association of Realtors says the housing market in the state has evened out. John Goede says the most recent numbers available showed September sales dropped by nearly 13-percent compared to last year, but the overall yearly sales are down only one-point-six percent. Read more