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Rehearsals for Peter Pan continue at Prem Sahai Auditorium. Performances November 7 and 8 at 7:00 p.m.

 • KQWC radio adds a new translator for it AM programming.

 At 1:00 Friday afternoon, KQWC Radio signed on its FM translator at 92.9 on the FM dial. The frequency will broadcast the programming from KQWC AM 1570 including the Goodtime Oldies in stereo. You will also be able to hear all Lynx sports including Monday night's football playoff game from Sioux City Bishop Heelan High School at 7:00 p.m. on both 92.9 FM and on AM 1570. We hope you give it a listen!

 • Election Day polling sites in Hamilton County announced

 Polls across Hamilton County will be open Tuesday from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.for voting in the general election. The key races are those for the U.S. Senate, Fourth District House of Representative and for Governor. Here are the locations:

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church Activity Room in Webster City for voters in the city of Kamrar, Cass,Freedom, Fremon and Independence townships.

Blairsburg City Hall for voters in the cities of Blairsburg and Williams, and Blairsburg, Liberty and Williams townships.

Stanhope Community Center for the voters of Stanhope and Stratford and Clear Lake, Hamilton, Marion and Webster townships.

South Hamilton High School for voters of Jewell and Randall and Ellsworth and Lyon townships.

Ellsworth Community Center for the voters of Ellsworth and Lincoln, Rose Grove and Scott townships.

Webster City Fire Station-Webster City Precinct 1

St. Paul's Lutheran Church-Webster City Precinct 2

First Baptist Church-Webster City Precinct 3 and a portion of Cass Township.

Voters who have questions on where they vote should call the Hamilton County Auditor's Office at 515-832-9510.

 • Clarion City Council to meet Monday afternoon.

 The next Clarion city council meeting is Monday at 5:00 at the city council chambers. The council approve a pay request for the traffic signalization project to KWS,Incorporated totaling $75,591.Another pay request will be made to Wicks Construction for $41,326 for the Whitefox Landing project will be approved.The city financial report for the 2014 fiscal year will be approved. The appointment of Tana Boyington to the Clarion Planning and Zoning Commission will be made.

 • Ernst makes late afternoon stop in Webster City
 • Webster City City Council to meet Monday afternoon.



Today...Sunny. High in the mid 40s. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight...Mostly clear. Not as cold. Low in the lower 30s. South wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Sunday...Mostly sunny. Breezy. High in the mid 50s. South wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

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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)