Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon High School students, and motorists traveling on Highway 18 through Sheldon, are seeing a graphic reminder about the dangers of texting while driving. Read more

USDA Pulls Employees From Crop Tour Following Threat

IARN — Farmer angst spread to Pro Farmer’s Midwest Crop Tour Wednesday. The Department of Agriculture pulled all personnel from the tour after an angry farmer allegedly threatened a USDA employee over the phone. Pro Farmer says the threat reported on the western leg of the tour was not from a tour scout or farmer that attended a crop tour meeting. The threat was reported to local authorities, and Pro Farmer announced additional security measures for the remainder of the event.

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Filing Period To Begin For City/School Elections

Statewide, Iowa — This being an odd-numbered year, the election this fall on election day will not feature the President, members of Congress, or state legislators. It will, however, feature both city and school candidates and issues. So it’s your chance to help with local government. Read more