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
Sheldon, Iowa — During their regular meeting Wednesday, the Sheldon City Council held a third public hearing on the proposed franchise agreements with MidAmerican Energy. Read more
IARN — On Wednesday, the western leg of the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour went out in the cold and rain to scour the western third of Iowa in crop districts 1, 4, and 7.
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.
Northwest Iowa — During the recently completed Iowa State Fair for 2019, the Iowa Secretary of State’s Office conducted a straw poll to gauge voter support for candidates that are running for statewide and national elective office. Read more
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