Axne unveils Rural Prosperity Agenda

IARN — Many times, when we talk about the infrastructure of rural America, we often focus on roads, bridges, and the internet. While these are very much a part of growing the success of rural communities, they are only a small part. We also must consider, jobs, housing, healthcare, childcare, education, community services, emergency services, and much more. It doesn’t matter if we have newly paved roads and brand-new bridges if they are leading us to a ghost town. Read more

Harold Niichel

Harold Niichel, age 93 of Granville, IA, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2022 at the Orange City Area Health Systems in Orange City, IA. Read more

Weekly Northwest Iowa DNR Fishing Report

Northwest Iowa — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has released their weekly fishing report for northwest Iowa. This weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys and county and state parks staff. You can check the activity of your favorite lake or stretch of river, including which species are being caught, a rating of the bite (slow, fair, good or excellent), as well as a hot bait or lure pattern. Read more

Reg Deadline for Hull Bicycle Safety Rodeo

Hull Bicycle Safety Rodeo Saturday, June 4, 2022, 8 – 10 am in the
Safety Complex (Fire Truck) Building in Hull. Participants will
receive a mounted light on their bicycles.  Event is open to any and
all who wish to attend.  Preregister by Saturday, May 14, 2022, by
contacting Arnold Tiedemann at or

KIWA Marketplace For May 5th

KIWA Marketplace is on KIWA FM 105.3 Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 9:15 am

Call during the program at 712-324-5377, text 712-324-2597, or email

All items and garage sales called/texted/emailed in will be added to this web page

For Sale:

Coca-cola collectibles, would include some bottles, and glasses, original radio/cd/dvd player for a 2012 traverse, will fit other vehicles and years. Asking $60 obo For more information please call or text 712-470-5472

fifth wheel hitch and mounts for pickup. Also 1998 Harley Davidson fat boy 29,000 miles — 712-261-5666

Demco auto slide 5th wheel hitch. New never used. Considering all reasonable offers — 712-324-1316

Jersey Family cow and 3 bottle jersey bull calves 712-363-1666 or text 712-363-1460

older coaster wagons – 712-470-0348

6 HP Evinrude motor with trolling motor – $300 — 712-348-3486

Yamaha-Big Bear 4×4 4 wheeler 350 Included sprayer & front blade, etc. Has always been stored in a shed – $3,500 Call 712-348-3486

farmall Super M tractor – 712-441-5041

complete Ice fishing setup. Call 712-578-1897 for all the information. 2019 Eskimo Sierra Thermal 2 man flip over ice shelter with internal lights for better fishing. Includes the 12 volt rechargeable battery. Vexilar Fish/Depth Finder & Aqua view fishing camera. Over 300 Ice fishing jigs & case. 12 Ice fishing poles & hard case. 1 Buddy heater. 1 Small Buddy heater

Wahoo game boards for sale, 8 player, 6 player, 4 player
Includes matching marbles and dice.
65.00 for 8 player
55.00 for 6 player
45.00 for 4 player
35.00 for small square 4 players
Call 712-578-1897

Various sizes of plinker targets. For calibers ranging from 22 caliber to 270. Call for prices on certain targets interested. 712-578-1897. Prices from 40.00 to 100.00 depending on target.

Jack Russell Doxen Mix Puppy, black and white with grey spots — 712-461-2504

Rebuilt 350 Chevy motor, mid 90-2000 fits a chevy pickup – $1500 — 712-449-5543


used flat bed, nothing fancy — 712-461-1451

6×16 livestock bumper hitch trailer in good shape — 712-376-2448

Garage Sale:

Huge garage sale 620 5th Ave Sheldon. New stuff added not to mention LOW LOW prices. May 5-7 (Thursday through Saturday) 12-5pm each day. Two big garages full! Kerosene heater, bikes, discounts on TONS of jewelry, books, clothes, home decor, etc etc.


Wyffels talks planting dates and yields

IARN — With planting off to a slow start across much of the Midwest, many Iowa farmers are starting to worry about losing yields when harvest comes around. The Wyffels Agronomy Team has been getting calls and messages about planting dates how it will correlate to overall average yield in any given year. Read more