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Dan and Veronica Hurt were one of the 14 families that adopted three new members at Adoption Saturday held November 22.

 • Wright County Supervisors will meet Monday morning.

 The Wright County Supervisors will meet Monday morning at 9:00 in the supervisors board room in Clarion. The board will meet with county engineer Adam Clemons on road updates. Mental Health/Developmental Disabled  Coordinator Jen Sheehan will give an update on Case Management and possibly request to make an offer to hire an office manager in the Professional Building. A hearing will be held at 10 a.m. on the the agreement for Drainage District 39.

 • Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot in Webster City is cancelled.

 The annual Turkey Trot 5K fun run and walk scheduled for Thanksgiving morning in Webster City sponsored by the local parks and recreation department has been cancelled due to the cold and snowy conditions.

 • Webster City City Council to meet Monday afternoon.

 The next Webster City City Council meeting will be Monday afternoon at 5:15 in the city council chambers. Agenda items will include a report by Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Deb Brown on chamber activities in the community. A resolution approving the executed warranty deed conveying the remaining portion of Lot 3 in the Wall Creek First Addition to Lynn and Debbie Jaycox will be considered. The purchase of a 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe for the Webster City Police Department will be presented for review. The council will set Monday,January 5 at 5:30 for a public hearing on the proposed plans, specifications, form of contract and estimate of cost for the 2015 Street Improvement Project. There will be a public hearing on the submittal of a Community Development Block Grant application to the Iowa Department of Economic Development will be held at 5:30. Monday's council meeting will be telecast live on cable channel 12 with repeat telecasts at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday,Thursday and Saturday evenings.

 • Webster City Police Dept. Employee Association and the city begin new contract negotiations.
 • Clarion City Council to meet Monday afternoon.



Early This Morning...Partly cloudy. Very cold. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Today...Sunny until late afternoon then becoming partly sunny. Very cold. High around 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight...Mostly cloudy. Low 10 to 15. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Iowa State News


    Governor Branstad talks about importance of Thanksgiving
    Governor Terry Branstad will be hosting his family’s Thanksgiving celebration today. “Thanksgiving is a special holiday, it’s truly an American holiday where we really celebrate the founding of our nation, the pilgrims coming to America, the hardships that they overcame,” Branstad says. He says the holiday is a time to reflect on what we have. […]
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    Tale of Motown music-making legend makes one stop in Iowa
    The story of how a featherweight boxer became a heavyweight music mogul will be sung on a central Iowa stage next week as the touring Broadway production of “Motown the Musical” makes one stop in the state. Singer and actor Jarran Muse says Berry Gordy beat incredible odds and created the soundtrack of change in America. […]
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    Juvenile life sentence challenged
    Attorneys for some inmates serving life sentences in Iowa prisons are keeping an eye on a case before the Iowa Supreme Court. Both the U.S. Supreme Court and the Iowa Supreme court have ruled that mandatory life sentences without parole for juvenile offenders amount to “cruel and unusual punishment” and are unconstitutional. So far, in […]
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    Deere expects net income to drop
    Iowa’s largest manufacturing employer is expecting a further decline in equipment sales. The Moline, Illinois-based Deere & Company predicts its annual net income will drop about 40% and revenue from ag and turf equipment — where it gets two thirds of its income — will fall further than it did in fiscal 2014. The company […]
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    Most of state gets hit with snow
    It’s one of the busiest travel days of the year and roads across most of Iowa’s western two-thirds are partly to completely snow covered — and the snow’s still coming down in many areas. Meteorologist Miles Schumacher, at the National Weather Service, says it’s getting deep across much of Iowa’s northern half. “It’s looking like […]
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