Northwest Iowa — Primary election day is this Tuesday, June 2nd. However, your polling location might not be as convenient as you are used to. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Sheldon Fire and Ambulance crews were set up on top of the Country Club Road overpass above Highway 60 Monday morning to display their appreciation for a Le Mars National Guard Unit that is passing through after having been deployed for active duty. Read more
Sheldon, Iowa — Shortly before 7:00 Saturday evening Sheldon police were summoned to the northeast side of the city park after a 911 caller reported what looked like a body hanging from a tree in the area near the skate park.
Sheldon Police, ambulance and fire crews, along with an O’Brien County Sheriff’s Deputy, responded to the area and discovered the lifeless body of a young male subject who had apparently committed suicide.
The name of the deceased has not been released, but it is thought that he may be the same individual who had been the subject of a welfare check a couple of weeks earlier.
The police investigation continues, pending autopsy results.
Sheldon, Iowa — If you live in Sheldon and put your trash out for collection once a week you have about a month to obtain one of the new, automated-capable trash cans, if you haven’t already done so. Read more
Des Moines, Iowa — For the past 12 weeks, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has been holding news conferences on weekdays to discuss the pandemic. She’s also been working out of the emergency operations center at the Iowa National Guard’s armory at Camp Dodge. Read more
Northwest Iowa — Iowans will go to the polls this coming Tuesday, June 2nd, in the 2020 Primary election. Area Republicans will have one more opportunity to comparison-shop the candidates seeking the 4th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives Friday night, when they take part in a debate that will be aired on KIWA-FM 105.3, with live streamed video available on our website, kiwaradio.com. Read more