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

 • Anderson, Pruismann elected as NEH school board president and vice president.


Roxanne Anderson and Marlin Pruismann (left and right) were sworn in Thursday night as president and vice president of the Northeast Hamilton Community School Board for the 2014-15 school year.  School secretary Kathy Biere performed the swearing in ceremony. In another matter John Seiser submitted his resignation as high school varsity boys basketball coach.Jerry Klaver was named to be Seiser's replacement.

 • Webster City Airport Commission to meet Tuesday afternoon.

 The September meeting of the Webster City Airport Commission will be Tuesday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. in the Webster City city council chambers.Commission members will take a look at upcoming airport projects. A motion on the 2015-16 Budget and Capital Improvement Plan will be looked at. A report on contracts will be presented to the commission plus other matters.

 • North Central Correctional Facility investigation

 The Iowa Department of Public Safety’s Division of Narcotics Enforcement and Division of Criminal Investigation are investigating approximately 300-400 unknown capsules discovered at the North Central Correctional Facility in Rockwell City, Iowa.

The capsules were found during searches at the correctional facility.

The capsules will be sent to the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation’s Criminalistics Laboratory in Ankeny for processing and analysis.  Test results will take several weeks to complete. 

 • Webster City Community School Board to meet Monday evening.
 • Hamilton County Conservation Board to discuss Gordon's Marsh Tuesday.



Rest Of Tonight...Clear. Low in the mid 40s. Northwest wind near 5 mph.
Monday...Sunny. High in the lower 70s. Southwest wind near 5 mph.
Monday Night...Mostly clear. Low in the upper 40s. South wind around 5 mph.

Iowa State News


    Iowa Fertilizer Plant the focus of tonight’s gubernatorial debate
    The fertilizer plant under construction in southeast Iowa was a major point of contention during this evening’s debate between the two major party candidates for governor. The incumbent, Republican Terry Branstad, defended his administration’s decision to award $110 million worth of state incentives to the Egyptian company that’s building the plant near Wever. “We’re very proud of […]
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    USDA awards $15.7 million in grants for conservation exploration
    The USDA has awarded new grants to universities and organizations in Iowa and 30 other states that are working to develop new conservation methods. “Farmers want to know how to deal with the variations of weather that they’re beginning to see — the more intense storms, the longer droughts, the occasional flood or the tornado […]
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    Hawkeyes look for turnaround on the road
    The Iowa Hawkeyes will try to turn their season around with a visit to Pitt. The Panthers are 3-0 and have the fourth ranked ground attack in the country. “Pitt has not had to throw the ball, they are not throwing for much right now, and there’s a reason, they haven’t had to,” according to […]
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    Humane Society responds to ‘anti agriculture’ claim
    An official with the Humane Society of the United States is responding to recent criticism that the animal rights organization is “anti-agriculture.” Joe Maxwell, the vice president for outreach with the HSUS, says they have many thousands of members in Iowa and across the region. “The Humane Society of the United States is not trying […]
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    On effort to defeat Islamic State, Harkin asks: ‘Where are the Saudis?’
    Senator Tom Harkin says his “yes” vote this week on a federal budget plan that included money for arming and training rebels inside Syria was mainly to keep the federal government operating ‘til December 11. Harkin says he needs to know more from President Obama about the mission against Islamic militants before he’d vote to […]
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