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King decries payment to Iran

August 5, 2016 U.S. Rep. Steve King said Thursday that he’s “flabbergasted” that President Barack Obama’s administration made what he calls a $400 million ransom payment to Iran. more »»

Rockwell City Sweet Corn Days returns

August 5, 2016 ROCKWELL CITY — Rockwell City’s big yearly festival will bring a number of new activities this year — including a corn-themed cookoff. more »»

Tax free weekend

August 4, 2016 Shoppers on the hunt for some new clothes will get a break at the cash register on Friday and Saturday, courtesy of a state law. more »»

Teen’s contest entry means town has opportunity to play games

August 4, 2016 POCAHONTAS — Pocahontas-area residents will have the opportunity to play newly released and upcoming video games in a few weeks, and it’s all thanks to a local teen. more »»

Colleagues recall longtime EG Fire Chief Lalor

August 4, 2016 EAGLE GROVE — Gary Lalor, who passed away Saturday, will be remembered for his loyalty, dedication and calming presence as a longtime fire chief in Eagle Grove. more »»

Teen gets prison for robbery

August 4, 2016 A Fort Dodge teen has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to robbing the owner of a local restaurant. more »»

Stratford woman involved in fatal crash

August 4, 2016 WEST DES MOINES — A Stratford woman was involved in a Wednesday afternoon crash in Dallas County in which a West Des Moines police officer was kille. more »»

Fog contributes to three-vehicle accident near Moorland

August 4, 2016 MOORLAND — Dense fog contributed to a three-vehicle accident near Moorland Wednesday morning, according to Trooper Paul Gardner, of the Iowa State Patrol. more »»

Crash rolls car

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National Night Out

August 3, 2016 Judging by the large crowd of people at the Crossroads Mall, the 11th annual National Night Out and Back to School Bash was a success, according to organizers. more »»

First responders stage drill at Koch

August 3, 2016 DUNCOMBE — Area firefighters, emergency medical technicians and even the regional hazardous materials response team out of Fort Dodge had the opportunity to hone their skills during a full-scale... more »»

Fletcher: Medicaid payments going smoothly

August 3, 2016 In spite of some negative coverage in the news, two local organizations are being paid smoothly during a transition to privatized Medicaid, Webster County Supervisor Clark Fletcher said Tuesday. more »»

FD historic preservation plaques plan progresses

August 3, 2016 The Fort Dodge Historic Preservation Commission has official permission now for a planned historical plaque on the Law Enforcement Center. more »»

Drainage trustee wants farmers to know damage can be compensated

August 3, 2016 Webster County Board of Supervisors heard Tuesday from a drainage district trustee who said he didn’t think farmers knew they could get paid for certain damages during drainage district work. more »»

Webster City sculpture event begins

August 3, 2016 WEBSTER CITY — Seneca Street in front of West Twin Park in Webster City is a vast canvas painted in support of the Arts R Alive program and sculpture event that takes place toda. more »»

Humboldt City Council considers updates to animal law

August 3, 2016 HUMBOLDT — The Humboldt City Council reviewed the animal protection and control ordinance at Monday’s meetin. more »»

Last rodeo

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Wright inches toward Prestage plant

August 2, 2016 CLARION — The Wright County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution expressing intent to enter into a development agreement with Prestage Foods of Iowa LLC at a meeting Monday morning. more »»

Burlington man ID’d as pilot in Sac crop dusting crash

August 2, 2016 SAC CITY — Investigators have identified Mark J. Watson as the pilot who was killed when the crop duster he was flying crashed in a Sac County field Friday morning. more »»

Clarion man remains hospitalized after crash

August 2, 2016 LEHIGH — A Clarion man remains hospitalized at Iowa Methodist Medical Center after crashing his motorcycle east of Lehigh Sunday night. more »»



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