Expert: Mammograms Save Lives

Sheldon, Iowa — A spokesperson for the American Cancer Society a while back said that the goal of October — Breast Cancer Awareness Month is, “Decreasing the number of women who die from breast cancer by increasing the number who are scanned by mammograms.”

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Hurricane Michael Not Expected To Spike Gas Prices

Statewide Iowa — Hurricane Michael is expected to make landfall on Florida’s Panhandle region Wednesday and forecasters say the powerful storm could also shift into the Gulf of Mexico where many fuel rigs and refineries are located. Read more

Rain, Then Snow??

Rain will once again lift northward today, with the greatest risk for widespread rains this afternoon and evening. Overnight, colder air arrives and we’ll see rain begin to change to snow in central South Dakota and Nebraska. Accumulating snow is likely, with the potential for 1 to 4″ of snow in portions of the state. A few flurries or rain/snow mixture may reach as far as Interstate 29 Wednesday morning. A very cold Thursday and Friday are now likely, with a hard freeze Thursday night.

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