Council Talks Future Goals

Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon City Officials met Wednesday for a goal setting session led by Jeff Schott from the University of Iowa Institute of Affairs.  After reviewing the goals that were set in a similar session two years ago, the group identified areas of on-going commitments such as infrastructure improvements, the continued support of housing with an emphasis on median income families, and nuisance code enforcement.  City Manager Sean Hutchison reported that the city has issued 104 nuisance notices in 2017, and the process will continue.  Read more

Pavilion Budget Hashed Out

Sheldon, Iowa – The Crossroads Pavilion Board met in regular session Wednesday, December 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the Sherwood Boardroom at the Crossroads Pavilion Event Center. Present were Brittany Behrendsen, Pete Hamill, Marv Van Riesen, Sean Hutchison, Lora Vande Brake, Rob Roozeboom, Peter Wagner, and Tricia Meendering.

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Sheldon Superintendent Search Moves Forward

Sheldon, Iowa — Much of Tuesday evening’s meeting of the Sheldon Community School Board was occupied in discussion about the search process for hiring a new Superintendent to replace Robin Spears, who is scheduled to retire next summer. Read more

Chance for Light Snow Today, Warmer Tomorrow

Light snow will be possible across the area today, with the greatest chance over south central SD. Snow may mix with rain by afternoon in some areas as temperatures warm. Any snowfall accumulations today will be light – generally a half an inch or less. Friday then looks dry with moderating temperatures.

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KIWA 2017 Shopper’s Show Update – ALL PRICES REDUCED


59 Powersports – Sibley 
Artic Cat Winter Coat, Any size $300 Value,  Buy at $175.00


Carl’s Footwear – Sheldon
2 – $20.00 Gift Certificates, Sell for $12.00 ea


Clean Slate Auto Spa – Sheldon
1 – $24.00 Gift Cards, Sell for $16.00 ea

Other Neat Stuff

A Country Florist – Sheldon
4 – $25.00 Gift Certificates, Sell for $17.00 ea

Apres Soleil Tanning Studio – Orange City
2 – Year round platinum $400 Tanning Memberships, Sell for $175.00 ea

Blossom and Bride Boutique – Sheldon
1 – $25.00 Gift Certificates, Sell for $20.00 ea

Stone River Gift Shop

Set of 2 Decorative Snow Flyer Sleds, $44.98 value, Sell for $20.00

–18” Green Sled – $25.99
–5” Tan Sled – $18.99

Kitchen Set $66.96 value, Sell for $25.00

–20” x 16” Canvas Tote – $24.99
–Set of 2 “Home” Dish Towels – $14.99 each
–Oven Mitt & Measuring Spoon Set – $15.99
–Small Bamboo Cutting Board $ Napkins – $10.99

12” x 16” “As for me & my house…” Wall Art – $38.99 value, Sell for $15.00

Garden Flag & Solar Powered Globe Yard Stake $39.98 value, Sell for $15.00

–13” x 18” Fall Birds Garden Flag – $11.99
–Solar Powered Globe Yard Stake – $27.99

KIWA 2017 Christmas Tree Contest

It’s time once again for the KIWA Christmas Tree Contest, sponsored by Vogel Paint & Glass.  All you have to do is submit a picture of your decorated Christmas tree under one of the following categories to Please include a phone number so we can contact the winners.



Children’s Tree



2 lucky winners will receive a pair of tickets to RiseFest 2018… courtesy of Rise Ministries. All entries must be received by Noon on Thursday, December 21st to be considered. Winners will be announced during the KIWA morning show on the 22nd.