April 20, 2016

Council Approves Events Center Construction Bid

Sheldon, Iowa — At their meeting Wednesday, the Sheldon City Council approved the appointment of a new SCAT team director and assistant director, and accepted a contractors bid for the

Thompson Transfers to Northwestern

Orange City, Iowa — Britney Thompson has signed a letter of intent to continue her volleyball and tennis careers at Northwestern College next year. Thompson comes to Northwestern after one

Bakker Signs with Northwestern

Orange City, Iowa — Kyle Bakker has signed a letter of intent to continue his basketball career at Northwestern College next fall. Bakker is a 6’4” forward who played three

SCDC Seeks Nominations For Parade Grand Marshal

Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon Celebration Days may be more than four months away, but the SCDC is seeking nominations now for a deserving person to be named as Celebration Days

Iowa House Votes To Cut AEA Budgets By $5-Million

Northwest Iowa — Area Education Agencies in northwest Iowa, and across the state, would be affected by a plan currently in the Iowa House.  Republicans in the House have voted

Iowa’s Deer Seasons Approved for Public Comment

Iowa’s proposed 2016-17 deer hunting seasons were approved for public comment Thursday by the Natural Resource Commission of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.  The proposal included a status quo

Woman Loses Control, Enters Parking Lot, Strikes SUV

Rock Rapids, Iowa — Three people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon in Rock Rapids. According to Lyon County Sheriff’s personnel, the accident happened around