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A summer day along the Boone River at Bells Mill Park near Stratford.

 • Northeast Hamilton Community School Board to meet Thursday evening.

 The July meeting of the Northeast Hamilton Community School Board will be Thursday evening at 7:00 at the elementary media center in Blairsburg. Agneda items include a review of the professional development calendar, FAST training update, plans for the Iowa Association of School Board fiscal management conference. set board work sessions, review board policy and set dates and times for board meetings. There will also be an update from Northeast Hamilton Superintendent Mike Sherwood.

 • Hamilton County Supervisors to meet Tuesday morning.

 The next meeting of the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors will be Tuesday morning at 9 in the supervisors board room. The board will meet with Hamilton County treasurer Shari Vermett with her semi-annual report and settlement of assets. There will be audit reports from the North Central Iowa Regional Solid Waste Agency and Region Five Hazardous Materials Response Commission. The board will look at personnel issues with the Veterans Affairs and Social Services Departments. A federal aid agreement for the Tunnel Mill Road will be reviewed by board members. In other matters, the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors will consider a fireworks permit and a tax suspension plus other matters. 

 • Hamilton County Conservation Board to meet Thursday.

 The next Hamilton County Conservation Board meeting will be Thursday morning at 9:30 at the Briggs Woods Park conservation office. The board will review quotes for a new mower at Little Wall Lake Park. A quote from Xenia Rural Water for Briggs Woods Park will be discussed. There will be a golf course report from Russ Appel. Director Brian Lammers will report on the past month in Hamilton County's park and recreation areas.

 • Summer Night salutes Agriculture
 • Stanhope Watermelon Day is set for Saturday!



Rest Of Tonight...Mostly cloudy. Low in the mid 70s. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday...Mostly sunny. Hot and humid. High in the lower 90s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Highest heat index readings 101 to 106 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Low in the mid 60s. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

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    Father-daughter project in Janesville finds pictures of Iowa Vietnam vets
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    Audit finds money not deposited from Hawkeye Express tickets
    A state audit finds some of the money collected for a special train that takes football passengers to Kinnick Stadium never made it to the bank. State Auditor Marry Mosiman audited the records of the Hawkeye express that runs from Coralville to the stadium on game days. “The request for this audit did come from […]
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Weekend in Woolstock // 08/01/2014

Christine Hassebrock from Hamilton County
Public Health joins Woody on the morning

Rachel, Tammy and Jay talking about all
the great deals at Fred Hoibergs
Clarion Auto Center.

4th grade P.E. Class in Alden, wanted to be
FAMOUS, by being on KQWC's website!
So here you go kids...Enjoy your summer!

Michelle from Building Families had a little 
help recording at the KQWC studio.
(We like to start them off young)