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

 • RV TV planning meeting is coming Monday,July 28.

 Webster City is preparing for the return of RV TV on September 8. Keith Murphy and Ed Wilson of WHO television will be in town to get residents excited for the Iowa-Iowa State football game in Ames on September 13. A planning meeting for RV TV will be held Monday,July 28 at inTandem Marketing at 501 Bank Street beginning at 12 noon. A committee is being planned for this big celebration. Everyone is invited to help be a part of this event.

 • "Our Sunday Best"comes to Randall this weekend.

 The Randall Area Fine Arts Council invites you to "Our Sunday Best" this weekend. A presentation of renaissance music will be presented by Alan Sponheimer and Company at 3:00 p.m. at Elim Lutheran Church. Following Sunday's concert there will be a sweet corn feast at the Randall Gymnasium as a fund raiser for the Randall Fire Department with serving at 5:00 p.m. Both events will be free will offering for everyone.

 • Clarion City Council delays action on transit service for the community.

 On Monday the Clarion City Council  met with Colleen Bartlett, Brad Hicks and Wright County Supervisor Stan Watne to discuss the renewal of the contract for transportation services between the city of Clarion and Wright County Transit.Clarion city administrator Rochelle Pohlman reported that the transit committee of Dave Maxheimer and Duane Asbe met regarding the city continuing if the city should continue providing a transit service or ask Wright County to take over the city route. The city recently lost a driver and with vacation time for the other driver. Transit service is offered only on Thursdays and Fridays. During the just concluded fiscal year of 2014, the city lost $10,429. Clarion city council members voted to delay action to sign the transit contract until the committee can research an alternative. The city will continue to provide transit service on a limited basis until a solution is found.

David Doxtad and Bill Goldie of I & S Group met with the Clarion city council with an update on the housing subdivision project. The sanitary sewer has been installed along Willow and White Fox Road, water and sewer lines are being installed with the new lift station constructed. Overhead electrical lines have been relocated. Doxtad told the contractors also located several field tiles that will need to be rerouted withing the project. Four lots have been purchased to date.

 • Hamilton County Fair Parade draws a huge crowd to downtown Webster City!
 • Hamilton County sees slight increase in June unemployment rate.



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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)