May 22, 2015

Deputy Ag Secretary Talks Poultry Disposal

Northwest Iowa — As the response to and cleanup of the bird flu continues, disposal — specifically having enough disposal options available to deal with the quantity of birds that

Workers Cleaning Up Diesel Fuel Spill

Storm Lake, Iowa — The City of Storm Lake was working Friday afternoon to clean up a diesel spill in Storm Lake. City staff are deploying booms to contain the

UPDATE: Ernst WILL Be In Sioux Center

UPDATE: Senate business has concluded and Senator Joni Ernst will attend the town meeting in Sioux County at 1:45 pm on Saturday to discuss the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI)

Bousema Transfers To Dordt

Sioux Center, Iowa – Krista Bousema, a student at Central College (Iowa), has announced her intention to transfer to Dordt College and join the Defender softball program. Bousema graduated Sheldon

State Track and Field Day 2

Des Moines — It’s day two of the three day run of the Iowa State Rack and Field Meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moine. Western Christian has claimed a

State Track and Field Schedule and Results

Des Moines — The State Track and Field meet has a three day run set for Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. For a complete Schedule

Two Taken To Hospital After Accident

Hawarden, Iowa — Two people from Sioux City were taken to a hospital after an accident near Hawarden. The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that just a few minutes before

Ground Broken On $14 M Hospital Expansion

Hawarden, Iowa — Hawarden Regional Healthcare has broken ground on a nearly $14 million hospital expansion project. The ceremony was on Thursday, May 21st. Hospital officials say the project will

King Proposes Federal Poultry Insurance

Washington, DC — Congressman Steve King says he’s concerned by the push to get Iowa landfills to accept the dead birds from poultry operations that have been hit by avian