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Congratulations to WCF Financial Bank President and CEO Stephen Mourlam on the opening of the new bank location at 401 Fairmeadow Drive!

 • Wright County Fatality

The Iowa State Patrol investigated a one vehicle accident Sunday evening near Woolstock in southern Wright County that claimed the life of the driver. The victim is identified as 56 year old Mark S.Jacobson of Woolstock. Reportedly a 1999 Ford F-150 pickup driven by Jacobson was heading south on Wright County Road R-27 approaching a left hand curve. Upon negotiating the curve the vehicle left the right side of the roadway. Jacobson over-corrected the pickup crossing the center line causing the vehicle to rotate in a clockwise direction. The truck then rolled one time ejecting Jacobson coming to rest in the southwest ditch. Jacobson was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident remains under investigation

 • Passport to Safety set for this Saturday,May 2

First through sixth grade students and their parents are welcome to be part of a program this Saturday morning,May 2 in the community. "Passport to Safety" is a way to teach students to learn about things they need to know about when it comes to safety in their home, school and community. The event will begin at Webster City High School. Participants will travel to eight different safety locations in Webster City. The locations are Webster City High School, Webster City Fire Station, Fuller Hall, Hamilton County Public Health, Hamilton County Emergency Management, Webster City Police Department, Van Diest Medical Center and Kendall Young Library. Each location will feature three safety activity stations. The participants will get their Passport to Safety stamped and travel to the next location. Parents and Adults must accompany children on this tour. If you have any questions you may contact the Webster City Fire Department at 832-9131.

 • Hamilton County Supervisors to meet Tuesday morning

 The next Hamilton County Board of Supervisors meeting will be Tuesday morning at 9:00 in the supervisors board room. The board will receive the annual audit from the Central Iowa Juvenile Detention Center. Personnel matters involving the sheriff and emergency management departments will be discussed. An agreement with River City Communications will be presented for a review. In other matters,the Hamilton County Supervisors will set the date and time for a Master Matrix hearing and the extension of contracts for drainage plus other matters.

 • Hamilton County accident.
 • Northeast Hamilton School Board sets August 24 as the starting date for the 2015-16 school year.

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Time for a playing in the snow selfie with
Natalie, Rhonda, Mary and Myra. 



Chuck Long former IA Hawkeye quarterback
made a visit to KQWC...We had to get a 
picture with him and signed autographs! 
 



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