Sheldon, Iowa — More than eleven hundred school board members, including a contingent from the Sheldon Community Schools, are gathered in Des Moines this week for the 74th annual Iowa Association of School Boards Convention. Read more
Statewide Iowa — It’s predicted tens of thousands of Iowans will be traveling at least 50 miles from home next week to share a Thanksgiving meal with family and friends. Rose White, at Triple-A-Iowa, says the state’s highways and interstates will be especially busy, no matter what the weather forecast may hold.
Rock Valley, Iowa — The $6.5 million senior living facility that was destroyed in a July fire in Rock Valley is going to be rebuilt. That’s from the secretary of the board of investors of the RiverView Ridge Senior Living Center. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Another artist has been added to the roster for next summer’s RiseFest Christian music festival in Sheldon. Read more
Statewide Iowa — (RI) — Iowa’s two U-S senators are pushing the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to consider its options and prioritize pipeline shipments of propane to Iowa. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — At Monday’s meeting of the O’Brien County Board of Supervisors, the supervisors passed a resolution to allow the sale of the former ThermoCell building in south Sheldon to MidAmerican Energy Company. Read more