May 18, 2016

RMT To Expand, Council Learns

Sheldon, Iowa — Another major development project in Sheldon has been announced.  At Wednesday’s City Council meeting, Sheldon Development Director Curt Strouth told the council that Rosenboom Machine and Tool, Inc.

Harris Gets $170,000 CDBG For Wastewater System

Harris, Iowa — The City of Harris is one of nearly 60 communities in Iowa receiving awards from the Iowa Economic Development Authority. The Authority awarded the Community Development Block

Sports Schedule for Thursday May 19th

Northwest Iowa — Boys Golf for Class 1A reaches the District round Thursday. Area golfers will gather at Spencer looking to qualify for the State Meet. It’s also opening day

Some Medicare Recipiants Could Save Hundreds

Statewide Iowa — Beginning this week, over 28,000 Iowa Medicare beneficiaries will receive a letter from the Social Security Administration telling them that they may be eligible for help with

O’Brien County IT Director Resigns

Primghar, Iowa — The man in charge of computers and technology for O’Brien County has tendered his resignation. At an O’Brien County Board of Supervisors meeting on May 10th, O’Brien

IUB Denies Dakota Access Request

Northwest Iowa — The Iowa Utilities Board, on Wednesday, denied a Texas company’s request to start construction of the Bakken pipeline through Iowa this month — before it gets all the federal permission slips

Time to Tiptoe Through the Tulips!

Orange City, Iowa — Tulip Festival 2016 starts this Wednesday evening, May 18th, in Orange City. Wednesday night’s activities include Ride Night — the only time during Tulip Festival where

More Scams Revealed In The Area

Sheldon, Iowa — There are a couple of new scams floating around the area in recent days, and people are encouraged to be vigilant against those who would try to

Man Taken To Hospital After Truck Crash Near Sanborn

Sanborn, Iowa — A Clarion, Iowa man was transported to the Sanford Sheldon Medical Center following a 2-truck crash near Sanborn Tuesday afternoon. According to the Iowa State Patrol, the