Rock Rapids, Iowa — A local county highway engineer, explaining road construction projects in her county is advising people just what “Local Traffic Only” means. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — When the Sheldon City Council meets this Wednesday, August 15th, they’ll consider approval of the City Street Financial Report for Fiscal Year 2017-2018, and will be asked to approve pay estimates for work done on three projects; the wastewater treatment facility project, the 16th Street Project and the Floyd Industrial Park Improvement project. Read more
Northwest Iowa (RI) — If your travels take you southeast into Iowa, especially toward Fort Dodge, Ames, Cedar Rapids or Des Moines, your trip is about to get even easier. The new 4-lane Highway 20 expressway is almost complete. Read more
Brooklyn, Iowa — Investigators in the disappearance of Mollie Tibbetts of Brooklyn, Iowa gave an update on the search for the missing University of Iowa student Monday. Read more
Washington, DC — The first part of a three-part farm aid package is scheduled to be rolled out by the USDA in about three weeks. Read more
A frontal boundary will bring cooler temperatures to the area today along with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs will only be in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Cooler readings will persist through the remainder of the week, with sporadic thunderstorm chances for Wednesday and Thursday.