Northwest Iowa — The more seasonal temperatures we saw earlier this week that gave way to the frigid temperatures of today, will moderate for the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Read more
Primghar, Iowa — When students at South O’Brien go back to school this coming fall, they’ll have a new leader at the helm. Read more
Le Mars, Iowa — A northwest Iowa-based group of National Guard soldiers is now preparing for federal duty. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — It’s going to take at least one more meeting before a re-development agreement for the Sunset Motel Property in Sheldon and the lot at 1023 Garfield Avenue can be completed with Kerwin and Kathy Sterler. At Wednesday’s meeting several areas of concern surfaced that will have to be worked out with the attorneys. Kerwin Sterler told the council that they needed to get much of the work done in March, because contractors will all be busy after that. It is possible that the council will hold a brief open session on the topic this Saturday when a closed session for police chief candidates interviews is scheduled. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa – The Sheldon Community Schools Board met in regular session on Wednesday, February 19th at 5:00 pm in the high school library.
Washington, DC — The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that the new Sioux County Regional Airport near Maurice has been awarded over a quarter of a million dollars for snow removal equipment. Read more