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Webster City Legion member Dean Block is the featured speaker at Tuesday's Veterans Day service at the Middle School.

 • Webster City Community School Board to meet Monday evening.

 Another meeting of the Webster City Community School Board will be Monday evening at 6:00 p.m. at the school administration building on Beach Street. The board will watch one of the highlights of the high school fall production "Peter Pan", consider the intent to bargain with the Webster City Educational Services Association for a new contract, review the music trip presentation to St. Louis this spring and consider a fund raising request. In other matters, the Webster City school board will consider a modified allowable growth request, review the textbook inventory, look at mental health services and consider authorizing a resolution of disclosure activities and participate in the municipalities continuing disclosure cooperative initiative plus other matters. There will be a work session following Monday's school board meeting to complete the Iowa Association of School Boards survey.No action will be taken at this session.

 • Webster City Airport Commission to meet Tuesday afternoon.

 The November meeting of the Webster City Airport Commission will be Tuesday afternoon at 5:00 in the city hall council chambers. The agenda includes approving the chairperson and airport manager signing a claim for a reimbursement ,statement of completion and the final acceptance of the crack sealing project to the Iowa Department of Transportation. The airport commission will consider approving the five year Airport Capital Improvement Program for the 2016 fiscal year to the Iowa Department of Transportation. In other matters, the Webster City airport commission consider a three year fixed based operator's lease agreement with Storm Flying Service, Incorporated and for an airport management agreement with Storm Flying Service plus other matters.

 • Brief agenda faces Webster City Parks and Recreation Commission.

 A brief agenda faced the Webster City Parks and Recreation Commission at their meeting Thursday afternoon. Director Kent Harfst informed the commission members that 25 vendors have registered for the January 17 Fuller Hall Health Fair. There is no cost for the vendors and no cost for the public to attend. The fair will feature demonstrations and booths on health and fitness from area businesses and organizations.The commission looked into the including of students with the parks and recreation commission. Rather than trying to coordinate students attending commission meetings, Director Harfst will visit with Patsy Brock's Project Explore and Project Business Classes at the Webster City Middle School to find out what new things students would like to be offered. This was the last meeting of the year for the commission with the next scheduled meet set for January 15,2015.

 • Hamilton County Conservation Board looks at strategic planning for the future
 • Northeast Hamilton School Board announce plans for the final high school commencement ceremony.

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Rest Of Today...Sunny before noon then becoming mostly cloudy. Breezy. High around 30. South wind 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight...Cloudy. Not as cold. A chance of light freezing rain and patchy freezing drizzle overnight. A chance of light rain after midnight...Then a slight chance of light rain and patchy drizzle early in the morning. Low in the upper 20s. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Saturday...Cloudy. A slight chance of light rain through mid morning...Then patchy drizzle in the late morning and afternoon. Warmer. High in the lower 40s. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

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the great deals at Fred Hoibergs
Clarion Auto Center.

 
 
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help recording at the KQWC studio.
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