Larchwood, Iowa — The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission approved five more agreements with sports betting companies and casinos during its meeting this month. Racing and Gaming Administrator, Brian Ohorilko says those companies are looking ahead to a change in registration rules. Read more
Statewide Iowa — A computer security expert suggests we abandon using passwords in favor of pass phrases. Jesse La Grew says the old way of creating short, cryptic passwords that you change frequently is no longer practical for most of us. Read more
Archer, Iowa — An Archer couple who were nominated for the Iowa Governor’s Lifesaving Award for 2020 have been notified that they were selected to receive that award. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — It was a beautiful evening for a parade Saturday as the Sheldon Chamber and Development Corporation capped off Small Business Saturday with their inaugural Christmas Parade of Lights. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon’s Christmas Parade of Lights will take place this Saturday, November 28th. But the original announced parade route has been extended. A lot.
Northwest Iowa — Fifty three new COVID cases were reported in the four furthest northwest Iowa counties for the 24-hour period ending noon Saturday, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health. Read more