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The marquee to the Webster Theater in downtown Webster City is lit for the first time on Monday,September 8!

 • Anderson, Pruismann elected as NEH school board president and vice president.


Roxanne Anderson and Marlin Pruismann (left and right) were sworn in Thursday night as president and vice president of the Northeast Hamilton Community School Board for the 2014-15 school year.  School secretary Kathy Biere performed the swearing in ceremony. In another matter John Seiser submitted his resignation as high school varsity boys basketball coach.Jerry Klaver was named to be Seiser's replacement.

 • Webster City Airport Commission to meet Tuesday afternoon.

 The September meeting of the Webster City Airport Commission will be Tuesday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. in the Webster City city council chambers.Commission members will take a look at upcoming airport projects. A motion on the 2015-16 Budget and Capital Improvement Plan will be looked at. A report on contracts will be presented to the commission plus other matters.

 • North Central Correctional Facility investigation

 The Iowa Department of Public Safety’s Division of Narcotics Enforcement and Division of Criminal Investigation are investigating approximately 300-400 unknown capsules discovered at the North Central Correctional Facility in Rockwell City, Iowa.

The capsules were found during searches at the correctional facility.

The capsules will be sent to the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation’s Criminalistics Laboratory in Ankeny for processing and analysis.  Test results will take several weeks to complete. 

 • Webster City Community School Board to meet Monday evening.
 • Hamilton County Conservation Board to discuss Gordon's Marsh Tuesday.



Late This Afternoon...Partly sunny. Breezy. South wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Tonight...Partly cloudy through midnight...Then mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms after midnight. Breezy...Warmer. Low in the mid 60s. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
Saturday...Partly sunny until late afternoon then clearing. Scattered thunderstorms through mid morning...Then a slight chance of thunderstorms before noon. High in the lower 80s. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.

Iowa State News


    Large amount of possible drugs found at Rockwell City prison
    The discovery of a large of amount of possible drugs at the North Central Correctional Facility in Rockwell City is under investigation. Alex Murphy, spokesperson for the Iowa Department of Public Safety, says 300 to 400 “unknown capsules” were found in the prison earlier this month.  “It was discovered by the warden and his staff […]
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    Manure spill at Dubuque County dairy farm
    A dairy farm in northeast Iowa faces penalties after a manure spill was discovered in the Little Maquoketa River. The spill happened last weekend, but officials didn’t find out about it until Wednesay when someone reported seeing dead fish in the river. According to state officials, the spill was traced to the Lawler Dairy Farm […]
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    Majority of community college graduates stick around Iowa
    A new report from the Iowa Department of Education tracks the history of graduates of the state’s 15 community college and where they end up in the job market. Education consultant, Paula Nissen, compiled the report in conjunction with Iowa Workforce Development. Nissen says more than 86 percent of the students stay in Iowa after […]
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    Des Moines police shoot man carrying a knife
    Des Moines Police have released more information about Wednesday night’s officer-involved shooting. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. as officers responded to a call about a domestic dispute in an apartment on Des Moines’ southeast side. Police say they were confronted by 41-year-old Brian Beeler, who had two knives in his waistband. Beeler allegedly pulled […]
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    Hatch says Branstad’s new ‘center’ not an original idea (AUDIO)
    Jack Hatch, the Democratic candidate for governor, says Republican Governor Terry Branstad’s latest policy proposal is nothing more than following through on a new federal law. This is Branstad’s pitch on the plan, from a speech the governor made Tuesday. “This is the third item that we have brought up as a new proposal in […]
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