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 • Roland Story school board to meet in a special session on Tuesday evening.

 There will be a special meeting of the Roland Story Community School Board on Tuesday evening at 6:30 in the high school board room in Story City. The board will discuss building and ground issues and personnel matters at this meeting.

 • Webster City Chamber Board looking for new slate of candidates for 2017.

 Each January the Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce replaces three of ite board members. The slate of candidates is sent out to the chamber membership and vote. The top three are placed on the board. Each term runs for three years. The board meets each month on the second Wednesday of the month at 12 noon at the chamber office. As a board member,you are responsible to uphold and advocate for the mission and provide duty of due care, loyalty and obedience.  2017 is the centennial year of the Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce. The year ahead promises to be an active year for the local chamber. For more information on serving on the chamber board, please call the chamber office at 515-832-2564 or by visiting the office at 628 Second Street in Webster City.

 • Hamilton County Conservation Board to meet Thursday morning.

 The Hamilton County Conservation Board will meet Thursday morning at 9:30 in the conservation office in Briggs Woods Park. The board will discuss the future of the Little Wall Lake residence and shower house and the advertising of park officer positions. There will be an update on the Briggs Woods Golf Course Event Center. A look at the 2017 budget amendment will be discussed. Conservation director Brian Lammers will present his update on activities in the park and recreation areas of Hamilton county.

 • Monday is the final day to register for the Coats for Kids program sponsored by Upper Des Moines Opportunity.
 • Final Music in the Park for the season to be held Thursday evening.




Iowa State News




    Kites Over Grinnell event returns
    A once popular event in central Iowa that disappeared for several years will be flying high again this weekend. Bruce Blankenfeld is the chief organizer of Kites Over Grinnell, which was introduced in 2002 and at it’s peak drew 2,000 spectators and over 50 professional kite flyers from across the U.S. and Canada. “It kind […]
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    Governor deploys Guard for ‘disaster emergency’ of flooding
    Governor Terry Branstad is deploying the National Guard to respond to flooding in 13 Iowa counties and prepare for future flooding downriver. “We just have to deal with whatever situation comes our way,” Branstad told reporters this afternoon during a news conference at Iowa National Guard headquarters in Johnston. “We need to be as well-prepared […]
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    New Lake Delhi dam gets its first flood test
    Residents of Lake Delhi are anxiously watching as there is major flooding upstream in Manchester. The dam at the lake was breached by historic flooding in 2010 — draining the lake — and it was just refilled this summer. Lake Delhi District Trustees President Steve Leonard says they have partially opened three of the gates […]
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    Supreme Court: ISU whistleblower can’t collect all legal fees
    The Iowa Supreme Court says the legal fees awarded a whistleblower at Iowa State University need to be refigured. Dennis Smith was a technical writer in the ISU Engineering Department who was awarded $500,000 in damages for emotional distress after he reported financial wrongdoing by his boss and said he was treated unfairly. He was […]
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    Cyclo-Cross World Cup rides in Iowa City
    An international sporting event underway in Iowa City this weekend has an audience infinitely larger than the Iowa-Iowa State football game. The Telenet UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup is drawing 2,500 athletes, 10,000 spectators and a global TV audience of 10 million. Shawn Brett, spokesman for Peloton Sports, says cyclo-cross is sort of like the track-and-field […]
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