Meteorologist Explains Temperature Sweeps

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


Sale Of Nuisance Properties One Step Closer To Completion

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