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The marquee to the Webster Theater in downtown Webster City is lit for the first time on Monday,September 8!

 • New trial date set for Corbin Graesch.

 A new trial date has been set for Corbin Graesch. The 27 year old Webster City man is charged with First Degree Murder in the death of his father 61 year old Steven Graesh on June 6. The trial date has now been set for Tuesday,January 27,2015 in Hamilton County District Court. Steven Graesch died of blunt force trauma after an argument between the two men at their residence. Corbin Graesch remains behind bars in the Hamilton County Jail

 • New trial date to be set for Casey Frederiksen

 A hearing is set for Tuesday for Casey Frederiksen. Frederiksen is charged with first degree murder in the death of five year old Evelyn Miller in June,2005. Miller disappeared from the apartment in Floyd where she lived. Her body was found five days later along the Cedar River. An autopsy showed Miller died from sharp force injuries to her head and neck. There was also evidence of sexual abuse discovered during the autopsy. Frederiksen was engaged to Miller's mother and lived with them at the time of the girl's disappearance. When charged were filed against Frederiksen in 2012, he was already serving time in federal prison on child pornography and methamphetamine convictions. The attorney for Frederiksen filed a motion asking that jurors not be made aware of Frederiksen's collection of child pornography. The hearing on the motion is set for Tuesday. The trial for Frederiksen was to have started Monday in Hamilton County District Court.  A new trial date will be set during Tuesday's hearing.

 • Red Carpet Affair set for Friday night at Webster Theater!

 The excitement is building for the Red Carpet Affair this Friday night at the newly renovated Webster Theater. Tickets are still available for the opening night at $50. The ticket includes arrival to the theater in a limousine, walk the red carpet, have your picture taken, enjoy champagne and hors d'oeuvres. The showing of Guardians of the Galaxy will begin at 7:15. The movie will be shown to the public Saturday and Sunday evenings at 7 and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. You can purchase your advance tickets for the Red Carpet Affair at the Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce and at Seneca Street Saloon.

 • Webster City Parks and Recreation Commission to meet Thursday afternoon.
 • Hamilton County Board of Health to meet Thursday afternoon.



Rest Of Tonight...Partly cloudy after midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Patchy fog early in the morning. Low in the upper 40s. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog through mid morning. High in the lower 70s. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night...Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 50s. East wind around 5 mph.

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TEXAS STYLE JAM // 09/17/2014

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)