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Lynx Homecoming Rainbow on September 18,2015!

 • Webster City School Board to meet Monday evening at 6:30.

 The Webster City Community School Board will meet Monday evening at 6:30 at the school administration office at 820 Des Moines Street. The board will review the early retirement policy, approve pre-school contracts, consider a Teacher Leadership Compensation Grant application, and a review of board polices. There will also be a discussion the informal board meeting with the Northeast Hamilton and Stratford school boards. The informal board meeting between Webster City, Stratford and Northeast Hamilton will be held at 5:00 Monday afternoon at the Regional Career Academy in Eagle Grove. In another matter, the Webster City school board will consider a lease agreement with Prairie Area Area Education Agency. A work session follows the regular board meeting for an update on the Board Norms and Protocols. There will be no action during the work session. 

 • Webster City Planning and Zoning Commission to meet Monday evening.

 An update on the Webster City sign ordinance will be one of the agenda items when the Webster City Planning and Zoning Commission meets Monday evening at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall. The commissiion will consider ther rezoning a parcel south of the Canadian National Railway and north of East Second Street from A-1 Agricultural to M-2 Heavy Industrial plus other matters that may come before the commission.

 • Dayton motorist injured in Wednesday morning accident.

 The Iowa State Patrol investigated a car semi accident at Highway 20 and Racine Avenue east of Fort Dodge shortly after 7:30 Wednesday morning. Reportedly a 1997 Freightliner semi operated by Roger L. Anderson of Duncombe was turning on to Highway 20 when an eastbound 2014 Kia Optima driven by Heather Watts of Dayton struck the rear side of the Anderson semi. Watts was transported to Unity Point Trinity Regional Medical Center by ambulance for treatment of injuries. The Watts car was totaled with the damage to the Anderson semi estimated at $15,000. Investigating trooper Randy Steinkamp charged Heather Watts with Failure to Maintain Control.

 • Clarion City Council hear property concerns from residents.
 • George Reeves sign dedication set for Saturday in Woolstock.



Rest Of Today...Mostly sunny. Cooler. High in the lower 60s. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight...Mostly clear. Low in the lower 40s. Northeast wind near 5 mph shifting to the south after midnight.
Saturday...Sunny...Breezy. High in the lower 70s. South wind 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the afternoon.

Iowa State News



    Group urges Iowans to ask candidates about climate change
    A group of almost 200 Iowa scientists, researchers and educators is urging Iowans to ask the presidential candidates what they’ll do to address problems associated with climate change. “We believe the upcoming Iowa presidential Caucuses provide Iowans with a unique opportunity to bring their questions about need for better climate action into national conversation,” says […]
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    Wire issue causes runways at the Des Moines airport to go dark
    Things went dark on the runways of the Des Moines International airport last night around 8:30. Airport operations manager, Andrew Wall, says they were able to figure out the problem. “About a week ago we had a lightening strike here at the airport –which is not uncommon for lightening to strike the airfield — and […]
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    Senator introduces bill to improve telehealth access for veterans
    Iowa Senator Joni Ernst, a Republican from Red Oak, is the lead sponsor on a bill that would ease some of the restrictions on telemedicine use to help veterans. “Telehealth is one of the VA’s major transformational initiatives to achieve patient-centered affordable and convenient health care for our veterans. My legislation would build on these […]
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    One person dead in fire near Anita in southwest Iowa
    One person is dead after a house fire overnight in rural southwest Iowa. Fire fighters were sent to the home north of Anita in Cass County around 12:45 a.m. John Ticer, with the State Fire Marshal’s office, says the cause of the fire appears to be accidental. “At this point, we’re looking at some wiring…malfunctions […]
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    Environmental Protection Commission moves ahead with air emission fees
    The Environmental Protection Commission voted Thursday to move ahead with proposed rules to establish air pollutant emission fees to cover the state’s cost of issuing construction and operating permits. The Department of Natural Resources Air Quality Bureau the air quality bureau is funded with fees based on the amount of pollution generated. The Iowa Legislature […]
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Hy-Vee made a HUGE donation
of food and non-perishables to
UDMO from the ISU/Iowa
Food Drive Contest. Hy-Vee thanks
everyone for their support to make
this happen. They estimated over
$1,000 worth of food/non-perishables
were donated to UDMO.


HERO Board Members Brian Miller,
Zack Chizek, & Kay Ross interviewed
for HERO Foundation. Other board
members include (not pictured): Jeff
Pingel, Holly Stroner, Jerry Kloberdanz
& Jake Pulis.

Our friends at our local Webster
City Hy-Vee getting ready for the
Hamilton County Fair Parade!