Rock Rapids, Iowa — The Rock Rapids Fire Department was called out to a fire on Monday, March 30, 2020, near Rock Rapids.
Rock Rapids, Iowa — Public Health officials in at least one northwest Iowa county are recommending checking employees’ body temperatures when they come to work. Read more
Northwest Iowa — The candidate filing deadline has come and gone for June’s primary election, so we are now able to bring you the names of individuals seeking public office in the four northwest Iowa counties. Read more
Northwest Iowa — There are some that think that the COVID-19 pandemic will have an effect on spring planting, and therefore it could affect the food supply. Read more
Spencer, Iowa — The transit service for our area is temporarily shutting down for the most part, which could make it even more difficult for seniors to get out and get what they need in the midst of the pandemic. Read more
UPDATE: As of 12:30 this afternoon, there is yet ANOTHER case of COVID-19 in which the victim is from Sioux County. This new case is said to be an older adult between the ages of 61 and 80. That information is from the Iowa Department of Public Health. Community Health Partners says the individual is in isolation at this time.
Original story, posted Mar 31, 2020 at 9:23 a.m.:
Orange City, Iowa — And then, there were three. The Sioux County public health department, known as Sioux County Community Health Partners has announced that there are now three Sioux County residents with COVID-19. Read more