Dangerous Heat & Humidity This Weekend

Heat and humidity will expand across the region today and persist through the weekend. Areas from around Yankton into northwest Iowa will see the greatest impacts, with afternoon heat indices of 95 to 102 degrees expected for multiple days. The heat and humidity will contribute to increasing storm chances as the weekend progresses, with scattered strong to severe storms possible, especially later Saturday and again on Sunday into Sunday night. Locally heavy rain will also be possible.

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O’Brien County Community Foundation Gives Over $101,000 In Grants

Primghar, Iowa — The O’Brien County Community Foundation has been in place for several years, giving their first grants to nonprofit projects in 2006. On Thursday (June 14, 2018), they awarded 23 grants totaling over $101,000 to nonprofit organizations and units of local government in support of projects throughout O’Brien County at a ceremony at the O’Brien County Courthouse. Read more