“Leave It To Beaver” Star To Return To Rock Rapids

Rock Rapids, Iowa — It was just after World War II. A new teacher and coach came to Rock Rapids High School. His name was Norman Mathers. That probably wouldn’t have received much attention, but a year later, in June of 1948, Mathers and his wife had a baby boy. They named him Gerald, or “Jerry” Mathers.
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Memorial Day sTEP Period Begins Monday

Northwest Iowa — The Iowa State Patrol, along with county sheriff’s offices, and city police departments from around the state will be participating in a sTEP, or Special Traffic Enforcement Period beginning Monday, May 22nd, and continuing through Sunday, June 4th. Read more


SCAT Supper To Raise Funds For CPR Machine

Sheldon, Iowa — SCAT, the acronym for the Sheldon Community Ambulance Team, will be holding their annual benefit supper Monday night (May 22nd) at the Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center on the campus of Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon. Read more