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 • Hamilton County Board of Supervisors to meet Tuesday morning.

 Another meeting of the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors will be Tuesday morning at 9:00 in the supervisors board room. The board will discuss personnel matters in the secondary roads,sheriff,wellness and social service departments. A contract with IP Pathways will be reviewed. The board will set the date and time for the 2017 fiscal year budget hearing for March 8,2016. Resolutions for bank depositories will be reviewed. The revised Iowa Department of Transportation Fiscal Year 2016 Five Year Construction Program will be presented to the board plus other matters.

 • South Hamilton Community School Board to meet Monday evening in Jewell.

 A meeting of the South Hamilton Community School Board will be this Monday,February 8 at 6:00 p.m. at the middle school high school board room in Jewell. The board will present a Hawk Friend of Education Award to Gene Greenfield at Monday's meeting. A discussion and approval of the 2016-17 school calendar will be on the agenda. Other items for discussion will include a look at the 2016-17 Modified Supplemental Amount Application for Dropout Prevention program, consider a fundraising request from Gaige Pickering, appoint two directors to serve on the Bargaining Ad Hoc Committee, and consider procedures of operation for district policies and procedures.The South Hamilton school board will receive update from principals Paul Hemphill and Scott Dryer and from superintendent Ken Howard.

 • Wright County Board of Supervisors to meet Monday morning.

 The next meeting of the Wright County Board of Supervisors will be Monday morning at 9:00 in the supervisors' office in the Wright County Courthouse in Clarion. The board will be hearing reports from county engineer Adam Clemons, appoint a new Veterans Administration commissioner and weed commissioner. There will be a review of courthouse security renovation plans and funding sources. The Wright County Supervisors will set March 7,2016 as the date for the county budget hearing plus other matters.

 • Kendall Young Library Board to meet Tuesday evening.
 • One person dead in Nevada fire this morning.



Rest Of Today...Numerous light snow showers. Areas of blowing snow. Very windy. Much colder. Little or no new snow accumulation. High 15 to 20. Northwest wind 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 45 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Tonight...Mostly cloudy. Isolated light snow showers in the evening. Areas of blowing snow in the evening...Then patchy blowing snow before midnight. Breezy. Low 5 to 10 above. Northwest wind 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Tuesday...Mostly sunny. Very cold. Breezy. High 10 to 15. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

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